City Walk is a huge multi-phase residential, retail and leisure district on the north side of Al Wasl. The first phase, consisting of restaurants and boutique stores, is already open and the second phase, a much larger shopping mall and residential district, is nearing completion.
Galleria Mall is a single storey shopping mall located on the east side of Wasl Road next to Emirates Post Office.
Boxpark is a retail, cafe and restaurant development that runs along the east side of Wasl Road just north of Safa Park. It was inspired by a similar development with the same name in London's Shoreditch and features small units constructed from recycled shipping containers.
The area is well served by popular schools including Al Safa High School, Horizon School, JSS Private School, Al Maktoum Boys School and Al Rays Girls School.
Al Wasl is situated on the west side of Sheikh Zayed Road between Al Safa and Satwa.
From Al Wasl it takes roughly 8 minutes to drive to Dubai Mall, 16 minutes to Palm Jumeirah, 15 minutes to Burj Al Arab and 20 minutes to The Walk JBR.*
Dubai International Airport (DXB) is roughly 32 minutes' drive and the new Al Maktoum International Airport is roughly 40 minutes' drive.*
There are 11 sub-communities in Al Wasl. Learn more in the following guides.
The map below shows the location of Al Wasl and just below are summaries of the nearest attractions, parks, beaches, golf clubs and cinemas.
Al Wasl has many schools nearby including Japanese School Dubai at 0.4 km and JSS Private School LLC at 0.7 km.
In terms of performance there are 10 schools nearby that have achieved either of two highest government inspection rating of 'Very Good' or 'Outstanding' including Horizon English School Dubai which has a rating of 'Outstanding' and Jumeirah English Speaking School which also has a rating of 'Outstanding'.
Explore communities that are either adjacent or close to Al Wasl.
We currently maintain records for 77 building developments in Al Wasl.
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