Dubai Festival City is a 1300 acre, premier waterfront urban community that has been designed to capture the ground breaking 21st Century spirit of Dubai. It offers a rich and vibrant living experience that interconnects the finest, easily accessible:
- Shopping - Festival Centre
- Dining - largest F&B offering in Dubai
- Entertainment & Leisure
- Residential Community - Villas, apartments & duplexes
- Schools - Two international schools
- Hospitality - InterContinental and Crowne Plaza Hotels
- Commercial Offices
- 24/7 City Management
An established creekside mixed use destination, developed by Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate (AFGRE), Dubai Festival City offers an unrivalled community lifestyle with modern luxury, comfort and convenience. Dubai Festival City is formed by three distinctive districts; Marsa Al Khor, Festival Centre and Al Badia which are connected by an impressive 30 kilometre internal road network and a wide creekside promenade.
Distinctive residential communities will provide homes to over 50,000 residents living in 20,000 apartments, townhouses and villas. All residential areas are available for sale and lease for individuals and wealth funds. For more information, click here. In addition, 50,000 office personnel will work daily at Dubai Festival City. For more information on office leasing available at Dubai Festival City, click here
With easy access via the 13 lane Business Bay Crossing, Airport Tunnel and the 12 lane Garhoud Bridge, and situated only two kilometres from Dubai International Airport, Dubai Festival City’s unique waterfront setting will deliver vibrancy and a sense of place to Dubai’s landscape.
Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate
Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate (AFGRE) is the real estate development and operations arm of Al-Futtaim Group. AFGRE is responsible for the origination, conception, development, procurement and construction of mega projects and the leasing and operation of these projects after completion.
In addition, AFGRE develops and operates an extensive multimillion dollar portfolio of individual corporate real estate and investment assets across the MENA region.
The two current flagship mixed use urban communities under the Festival City brand are Dubai Festival City (5.2 million square metres), the first and flagship fully integrated mega project and Cairo Festival City (3 million square metres).
Cairo Festival City is the second fully integrated mega project to be progressively delivered. Encompassing the finest shopping, dining, entertainment, homes, school, offices, hotels and leisure, Cairo Festival City is connected by an internal road network and a necklace of parks interlaced throughout the city. Upon completion, Cairo Festival City will be home to over 13,000 residents in villas and apartments and a place to work for 50,000 office staff. Click here
Established in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Group is a dynamic innovator with over 70 companies across sectors as diverse as commerce, industry and services and employs over 20,000 people across the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Egypt, Syria, Pakistan, Singapore and Europe. Structured into six operational divisions, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.
- Electronics, Engineering & Technology
- Real Estate
- Financial Services
- General Services
The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change, whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. For more information, click here.
Al-Futtaim’s retail division represents some of the most prestigious and popular international brands. With a retail network of 150 outlets in the UAE, a purchase is made from an Al-Futtaim outlet every three seconds. The retail division is rapidly expanding in the Gulf region and has ambitious plans for future growth. Al-Futtaim’s retail division aims to raise the bar by offering its customers the best international brands, outstanding showrooms and facilities as well as quality customer service. By creating unique retail experiences, long term customer loyalty is engendered, providing a solid foundation for future expansion.