Dubai The Lakes: Area, Neighborhoods, Amenities & lifestyle

Built next to the Emirates Hills, The Lakes is a residential development in the heart of Dubai developed by Emaar Properties. The community provides its residents will luxury lifestyles, along with all amenities and most importantly, gorgeous views of waterways. This swank community had combinations of Villas and Townhouses. The Lakes had some of the best villas in Dubai, due to its waterfronts, making it a perfect place for families with a love of nature. Apart from that, the residents will enjoy the best neighborhoods also, including Dubai Marina, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Media City, and Dubai Internet City.  

The lakes are made to ensure a seamless & peaceful life, away from the hustle and bustle of a busy city. The community had 600 villas, coming in 12 different configurations amidst Dubai’s most famous Montgomerie Golf Club and the Emirates Golf Course. The community is surrounded by an array of dining options, and sports activities, providing the best living experience to its residents. Dubai The Lakes further had 6-sub communities named

  • Deema 
  • Furjat 
  • Ghadeer
  • Maeena Rayaan 
  • Zulal 
  • Hattan  

The detached townhouse and villas are in size range from 2,100 to 7,544 square feet, offering 2-7 bedrooms houses.

Properties at The Lakes 

The Lakes is planned and developed by Emaar Properties with freehold villas available for sale and rent with luxurious amenities. The gated community had the utmost comfort and security available for families and working professionals. All sub-community is fully furnished, with properly landscaped gardens, and spacious rooms, some with private swimming pools, and lakes. 

The community had the best villas in Dubai. The estimated rents from villas at The Lakes are:

  • Rental Trends in The Lakes 

Villa Type

Average Rental Price in AED

3-bed 174,000

4-bed 241,000

5-bed 394,000

6-bed 441,000

For those who are looking to rent a villa at The Lakes, the starting prices can be 175K annually. Furthermore, large villas can cost up to ADE 440K annually. 

  • Sale trends in The Lakes 

Villa Type

Average Sales Price in AED

3-bed 2,787,000

4-bed 4,277,000

5-bed 8,085,000

6-bed 10,583,000

7-bed 12,833,000

The Lakes is the best place to live with all its amenities. If somebody is planning to invest, ADE 8 million is the amount you need to spear for a 5-bedroom villa at The Lakes. Moreover, Larger villas can cost up to ADE 18 million. 

  • ROI in The Lakes

Villa Type


3-bed 6.2%

4-bed 5.7%

5-bed 5.2%

6-bed 4.3%

In terms of ROI, smaller investments at The Lakes are best with the highest return on investments. Followed by the 4-bedroom villa in The Lakes 


  • Supermarkets in the lakes 

The lakes had a good range of shopping markets and supermarkets. Choithrams and Spinneys are within the community catering to the daily grocery needs of residents. Besides these, there are a few other options close to the lakes.

  • Carrefour 
  • Park N Shop 
  • Aswaaq Mart 
  • Organic food & Café.
  • Malls Near the lakes 

The residents of this community had access to the famous Dubai Marina Mall, which is just 10 minute's drive away.

 Dubai Marina Mall

The Dubai Marina Mall

The mall is known for its retail stores, supermarkets, pharmacies, banks, and much more. The mall of Emirates is also just 15 minutes away and can be accessed easily from the community. 

  • Schools in The lakes  

The lake is surrounded by top-rated schools, providing good options for parents. The residents can access 2 of the best American schools just a 10-13 minute drive away. 

  • GEMS Dubai American Academy 
  • American Schools of Dubai
  • The Lakes Garden Nursery 
  • Dewdrops Nursery 

Moreover, Dubai International Academy is also located in the neighboring community Emirates Hills. Other options located near are 

  • Regent International School 
  • The Raffles International School 
  • Dubai British School 
  • Health Care at The Lakes 

A number of good hospitals surround The Lakes, and its residents can access the best health care facilities all over the community. This includes 

  • Saudi German Hospital, 
  • Al Zahra Hospital 
  • American Hospital Dubai.

The famous American Hospital is located at Business Center Tower and offers a wide range of services like primary care, gynecology, dermatology, and radiology. 

Living in the Lakes had its benefits. The community is one of the best-gated communities in the whole of Dubai. Since the community offers the best amenities and luxuries of living, one must evaluate before moving here because the community is more suitable for those who are looking for peaceful vicinity. 

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