About the area
Awarded the accolade of the 'Most Luxurious Project in the World' by Newsweek Magazine, Nurai is the United Arab Emirates' most sought after private island residential community designed to awaken the senses and offer lifestyle without parallel. The ultimate exclusive haven offering secluded accessibility to the influential and growing business centre and emerging cultural hotspot of Abu Dhabi, Nurai is surrounded by crystal clear waters and ringed with pristinely beautiful sandy beaches while being mere minutes away from the mainland Abu Dhabi and 1 hour away from Dubai. Nurai is just minutes from Abu Dhabi's key upcoming projects: - 5 minutes by boat from Saadiyat island: home to the world's largest single concentration of premier cultural institutions including the Sheikh Zayed National Museum designed by Lord Norman Foster, the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Museum by Frank Gehry, the Louvre Abu Dhabi universal museum by Jean Nouvel, a performing arts centre and a maritime museum. - 15 minutes by boat from Yas island: feature attractions such as a Formula 1 motor sports racetrack, signature hotels, the Ferrari theme park, water park, and the Abu Dhabi destination retail development of 300,000 sq m retail area. - 20 minutes by boat from Reem Island: an invigorating, world-class residential, commercial and business project set to house more than 100,000 people. Nurai is just under an hour away from key locations in Dubai: - 45 minutes by Helicopter from Dubai International Airport - 45 minutes by car from planned Dubai International Airport in Jebel Ali to Saadiyat island, followed by 5 minute boat ride to Nurai. - 55 minutes by car from Burj Dubai / Down town Dubai to Saadiyat island, followed by 5 minute boat ride to Nurai. Designed to provide residents with generous plots of land, panoramic sea views and the utmost level of privacy, Nurai is home to a limited number of breathtaking exclusive Beachfront Estates and Water Villas and a single, world-class, boutique retreat. In total there are 28 Beachfront Estates and 12 Water Villas.