9 must-see Abu Dhabi luxury real estate developments: Elie Saab branded residences, exclusive golf homes, private garden homes and more

The real estate market in Abu Dhabi is booming, with rising demand for premium properties such as luxurious waterfront apartments and exclusive villas.

Increased investment and development are transforming the city’s skyline, highlighting its prominence in luxury living and architectural innovation.

Luxury Abu Dhabi real estate

Luxury real estate agency, Whitewill identified nine leading luxury projects in Abu Dhabi.

Al Jurf

Al Jurf is a residential development boasting 1,500 villas located near the esteemed rural area of Ghantoot. Situated along the coast of Sahel Al Emarat, these villas blend traditional influences with contemporary architectural elements.

The villa boasts multiple terraces, an outdoor swimming pool and a double-car garage. For those yearning to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, Al Jurf offers its own beach, providing vistas of the Arabian Gulf sunsets.

Conveniently located along the Al-Jurf coastline, a private marina grants residents easy access to the sea.

Elie Saab

The Elie Saab Residences stand as a 33-storey apartment tower situated canal-side in Al Reem Island. The project offers a selection of apartments with one, two and three bedrooms.

Featuring classic interior decoration with glossy light floors and white walls, residents have the freedom to customise their living spaces according to their tastes. Additionally, there is an exclusive option for apartment furnishing by renowned Lebanese designer Elie Saab.

On the rooftop podium, residents can unwind on sun loungers or take a dip in the infinity pool, engage in a game of padel on the equipped court, or exercise in the gym or yoga area.

Yas Golf Collection

The YAS Golf Collection offers a residential complex on Yas Island, surrounded by lush lawns and the serene waters of Khor Laffan Bay, providing direct access to stunning landscapes. It provides premium services for a comfortable lifestyle, including laundry and dry cleaning, dedicated customer service, and nanny and pet-sitting services.

Residents can also access a personal shopper or interior designer for household tasks. The complex offers fully furnished apartments with one, two, or three bedrooms. Elegant interiors feature panoramic windows with views of Yas Theme Park, Yas Links, and gardens.

Apartments include branded furniture and a “smart home” system for a cozy living environment. Residents can exercise in the gym with panoramic sea views or enjoy outdoor workouts in the yoga and Pilates areas. Reflexology paths and a treadmill are perfect for leisurely walks. The terrace offers a garden with panoramic views of the sea and Abu Dhabi skyline.

Saadiyat Lagoons

Saadiyat Lagoons offers four to six-bedroom mangrove villas on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, surrounded by 900,000sq m of protected wildlife with direct access to Soul Beach.

The development includes shopping centres, kindergartens, and a multifunctional hall. Villas feature customisable interiors with choices between cool grey tones with dark wood or warm beige schemes, and options for standard or premium finishes. Each villa includes a garage with electric car charging: three cars for four-bedroom, four cars for five-bedroom, and five cars for six-bedroom villas.

Residents can enjoy lush greenery, a landscaped farm, a playground, a skate park, an outdoor cinema, and an adventure park for children. The private gardens can be upgraded for a home office or gym, and the surrounding area is perfect for picnics, exploring mangroves, and enjoying the natural beauty.

Nouran Living

Nouran Living, a 12-storey apartment project on Saadiyat Island, blends contemporary architecture with the natural landscape, featuring neutral colours and rounded corners. Lattice balconies and vertical elements enhance the facade.

The complex offers studios and one to three-bedroom apartments with cool-toned interiors using porcelain, quartz, and wood. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide stunning panoramic views. Designed for active individuals, Nouran Living features a spacious two-story lobby with a large lounge area, a multifunctional hall with table tennis, a basketball court, and a music corner.

Residents enjoy indoor and outdoor playgrounds, a library, a gym, a cinema, and a landscaped podium rooftop with a swimming pool, paddle court, and walking trail.

Sama Yas

Sama Yas, a prestigious apartment project on Yas Island, features three 17-storey buildings with unique cascading architecture resembling mountains amid lush green landscapes. Apartments, available in one, two, and three-bedroom configurations, boast premium materials such as glossy Italian marble countertops, natural wood, textiles, and porcelain stoneware.

The project offers an array of luxurious amenities, including a valet service, an elegant lobby with comfortable seating areas, and a dedicated concierge desk. Convenient key cards and smart home system access ensure easy entry to apartments.

The ground floor hosts a fully equipped gym, coworking space, small library, multifunctional event rooms, private cinema, spa centre, restaurants, and shops. On the rooftop podium, residents can unwind by the pool surrounded by palm trees. The standout feature is the expansive green lawn in front of the buildings, complemented by walking and jogging paths.

The Icon Tower

The Icon Tower comprises 300 apartments within an 18-story tower near the coastal area of Yas Island. Situated in the southern part of the island, the complex offers breathtaking views of Yas Bay.

The complex provides a diverse selection of formats, from cozy studios to spacious apartments ranging from one to four bedrooms.

Residents can enjoy a refreshing dip in the infinity pool on the podium level or simply relax on the nearby beach area. A modern playground is available for young residents, and a fully-equipped gym allows residents to stay in shape. For owners of watercraft, the complex offers 20 berths on the private pier.

Renad Tower

Renad Tower presents a contemporary complex situated in the distinctive Al Reem Island area of Abu Dhabi, featuring ample open spaces for strolling and infrastructure for a comfortable lifestyle.

The 37-story tower gracefully rises above the island, offering stunning views of the Arabian Gulf waters. Renad Tower provides accommodation to suit every preference, including cozy apartments with one, two, and three bedrooms.

On the ground floor, residents can relax in the azure pool on the podium roof or bask in the sun on comfortable sun loungers. For those with an active lifestyle, there’s a modern gym and outdoor jogging trails.

Vista Del Mar

Vista Del Mar is a contemporary residential complex situated on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. The eleven-story building comprises comfortable apartments with one, two, and three bedrooms.

Each residence features a balcony while, on the ground floors of the complex, there are villas offering three or four bedrooms, complete with a private terrace, an outdoor pool, and a spacious patio.

Residents enjoy access to a recreational area with a swimming pool on the podium of the complex. The project also boasts a modern gym suitable for both strength training and yoga or Pilates, while an outdoor playground has been provided for the youngest residents.

Source : Arabian Business