Al Garhoud is a neighbourhood in Deira with a unique blend of commercial and residential areas. This area is right in between the Old and New Dubai, so residents can experience the authentic feel of the city while enjoying the modern pleasures.
Al Garhoud is inhabited by Emiratis and expats alike. And due to its proximity to the airport, this area is also popular amongst pilots and business travelers.
One of the glowing features of this neighbourhood is Century Village, a restaurant complex with 10 eateries with different cuisines. Next door to it is Irish Village, a Dubai favourite, where patrons enjoy a traditional Irish experience.
Facilities and Amenities
With a half-Olympic-size pool, grand selection of weight-training equipment, and fitness classes, the Aviation Club gym is a go-to for fitness enthusiasts. The club also has a spa for those looking to unwind.
The shopping outlets near Al Garhoud are Deira City Center and Dubai Festival City. The Deira Gold Souk is also in close proximity and is perfect for experiencing Old Dubai.
Some of the top educational institutions in the area include Dubai International School, Al Mawakeb School, Cambridge International School, and Al Khaleej National School.
There are numerous medical facilities in Al Garhoud, such as Al Garhoud Private Hospital, Mediclinic Welcare Hospital, and Prime Hospital.