When “big projects” are the theme, Dubai definitely comes first. Thanks to its amazing projects, it has become a cosmopolitan city with world standards that is visited by the whole world.
Currently, multi-billion dollar new construction projects are underway in Dubai, ensuring that it will remain a top world destination.
Dubai is known for its magnificent structures, from towering skyscrapers like the Burj Khalifa to man-made islands like Palm Jumeirah and Pearl Jumeirah. Several new projects are underway, some were delayed due to last year’s pandemic. We expect the following wonders to be ready in 2023, adding to the unique charm of Dubai.
For more on Dubai’s upcoming new megaprojects, scroll down.
The Royal Atlantis
The Royal Atlantis, figuratively the little sister of the Atlantis (and literally larger by doubling its height), has been eagerly awaited since the day it was announced. From the picture-perfect location at the tip of Palm Jumeirah and stunning contemporary architecture, to the array of resort amenities and exciting restaurant concepts by Heston Blumenthal and Jose Andres, there’s plenty to look forward to. The complex is scheduled to open in the second half of this year.
Burj Jumeirah is one of the new mega projects in Dubai that will take our breath away. It is located near the Burj Al Arab. The height of this magnificent skyscraper will reach 550 meters. The design of the Burj Jumeirah is inspired by the Arabian desert sand dunes and flowing oases, giving it a picturesque look. In addition, it will include a series of viewing platforms to see the incredible landscapes of Dubai.
The Heart of Europe
The Heart of Europe is an upcoming project in Dubai with a new concept; They bring Europe to the heart of the Arabian Gulf via 6 different islands.
Each is inspired by a specific European country down to the smallest detail, so you feel right there.
is where you’ll find luxurious hotels, restaurants, and living options designed to give you the best experience you deserve.
In addition, each island’s architecture is cleverly designed using the latest technologies and customized for each country. The first phase has been completed, but the completion date of the entire project has not yet been determined.
If you are looking for one of the most impressive architectural designs you can ever see, One Za’abeel ticks all the right boxes. This is one of those futuristic projects in Dubai that will take your breath away.
The project includes two interconnected towers with the longest cantilever bridge of all time, The Linx. The skyscrapers will include everything from luxury hotels, condominiums, retail stores and stunning observatories. Look no further than this!
Meydan One is a project under construction in Dubai that is very promising and anticipated. It will include residential, commercial and recreational attractions of the highest standard.
This stunning project will include Meydan One Tower, part of new residential buildings in Dubai.
In addition, this is also the most anticipated destination of Meydan One Mall, which will have the longest ski slope in the world.
You will also have the pleasure of observing the longest dancing fountain in the world as its height is up to 380 meters.There will also be other notable attractions when it opens.
Atlantis, the Royal
Here is another new project on Palm Jumeirah, the Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences. The hotel features impressive architecture with eye-catching design, providing guests with world-class services and amenities.
Not only that, it will have 90 swimming pools, including a lavish rooftop infinity pool, alongside the finest international restaurants. Are you excited to stay at this latest project in Dubai?
Dubai Creek Tower
If your expectations are higher than the Burj Khalifa, this design will fulfill your desires. The Dubai Creek Tower is said to be the tallest tower in the world; It is something that will surely entice many tourists to visit.
They decided to just call it The Tower, but then it was changed to Dubai Creek Tower. With Emaar managing most of the new developments in Dubai, it’s no wonder he’s the man behind this stunning tower.
This masterpiece will stand in the heart of Dubai Creek Harbour, one of the most extraordinary locations in the Emirates.
Marsa Al Arab
Marsa Al Arab is a large mega project in Dubai consisting of two islands on either side of the Burj Al Arab Hotel. The highly anticipated site will include luxury residential villas, tourist and entertainment facilities.
Also, one of the islands will be a tourist attraction with many interesting destinations. In the second, luxury villas and an excellent retreat for residents will be built.
This will be one of the best new property developments in Dubai offering ideal accommodation.Without a doubt, Marsa Al Arab Dubai will be one of the most desirable destinations in the emirate.
The Port of Dubai has been a unique project since its announcement, adding to Dubai’s impressive array of man-made islands and extending the city’s coastline a little further. The island is home to a special high-rise residential community known as the Emaar Beachfront Community, as well as two cruise terminals, the largest marina in the Middle East and a stunning new landmark in the form of the Dubai Lighthouse. At the end of 2020 the first
yachts appeared on the island and we can expect a grand opening later this year.
Originally scheduled for October of last year, Expo 2020 was pushed back as a result of the pandemic to later this year. This massive festival will feature opulent themed pavilions representing many nations as well as concepts important to our future, including sustainability. Several of the pavilions are already open for public viewing and an extension to the Dubai Metro known as the Expo 2020 Line began operations from the start of this year.
Dubai Hills Mall
The Dubai Hills Mall, a mega shopping center located within the community of Dubai Hills Estate, will be much more than just a retail destination once completed. The mall will include an 18-screen rooftop cinema, a hypermarket, 650 stores, and a plaza modeled after a European town square. Dubai Hills Estate residents will have direct access to the mall via a lovely tree-lined boulevard.
Museum of the Future
This extremely unusual building has given Sheikh Zayed Road’s skyline a modern feel and looks quite at home in the background of a science fiction movie. The museum will serve as a hub for creativity, tolerance, and innovation, offering an audacious outlook on the UAE’s future. The interior design of the building will feature several innovative elements as well.
Palm Tower is one of the most exciting projects on the Palm, rising 240 meters high alongside the Nakheel Mall. The skyscraper will contain one of the tallest infinity pools in the world on its 50th level, as well as a rooftop restaurant, an observation deck and the city’s second St. Regis Hotel along with bottom 18 storeys. Around the end of this month, the observation deck will open its doors to the public, followed by the grand opening of the tower shortly after.
Al Quoz Creative Zone, Dubai
This Dubai neighborhood will be transformed into one of the world’s major creative centers.
Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed, chairperson of the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority and a member of the Dubai Council, approved the proposals submitted by Dubai Municipality.
It will ultimately provide homes for more than 8,000 people and draw roughly 33,000 people a day. When completed, the number of creatives based in the zone is estimated to grow from 900 to 20,000.
Mohammed bin Rashid Solar Park
This simply keeps growing and growing. The plant, located in the Dubai desert, is expected to achieve a total capacity of 5,000 MW by the year 2030. As of the end of October, it had a production capacity of 1,827 megawatts.
With an estimated Dh50 billion ($13.61 billion) in total investments, it is the largest solar park on a single location in the whole globe. When finished, it will reduce yearly carbon dioxide emissions by more than 6.5 million tonnes.
Starting in Q3 2025, the park’s sixth phase will gradually open for use.
The city already possesses the world’s highest hotel, the 356m Gevora Hotel, but a new record holder is on the way.
Building of Ciel tower in Dubai Marina is under progress and it will eventually reach 365 meters, according to developer The First Group. It will contain approximately 1,000 premium hotel suites spread across 82 floors, as well as a glass observation deck with 360-degree views.
Here’s the list of Dubai’s impending exciting new real estate developments that will make this emirate extra alluring. The future is approaching.
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