The best areas to live in Dubai for singles

Best places to live in Dubai for singles

Looking for a place to live in Dubai as a single? We round up our favourite areas that suit your personality.

Words by Aneesha Rai in Portfolio · Apr 29th, 2018

Single and ready to move to Dubai? The city has plenty of options to live at depending on your lifestyle. Here's our top areas in Dubai to live in:

For The Corporate Professional

Area: DIFC & Business Bay


Perfect for corporate professionals, the DIFC & Business Bay areas are perfect for those who love living in a swanky location close to their workplace. The architecture particularly in the DIFC area is nothing short of stunning and there are plenty of places to work, workout and play

For The Compulsive Shopper

Area: Downtown Dubai

Downtown Dubai living

Reserved especially for the hoity toity of Dubai society, Downtown Dubai is ideal for those who want to live a high-flying lifestyle. Living next to or in the iconic Burj Khalifa is not enough. You will also be located next to the Dubai mall and close to some truly unique dining concepts & amenities. 

For The Party Animals

Area: Dubai Marina

Dubai marina
  • Dubai Marina Ready

    Le Reve AED 45,000,000
    • Attached townhouse
    • 5 beds
    • 14,350 sq. ft.

If you love waterfront living, Dubai Marina is a great option. Not only does this area have great gyms, spas & yoga classes; it has a great nightlife scene and is home to plenty of restaurants. You'll have yacht parties galore, and easy access to work via the tram & metro stations.

For The Beach Lovers

Area: Jumeirah Beach Residence

Jumeirah Beach Residence

If you truly enjoy Miami style beach living, then JBR might just be the place for you. Armed with The Walk, a multi-purpose recreational destination, you will have the beach at your doorstep. This is one of the few places where you can stay in a swanky New York style loft. The JBR area has plenty of gyms, hotels, restaurants, and entertainment for one and all. Residents also benefit from a 20% discount on restaurants located at The Beach.