Dubai, UAE

Downtown Dubai

25 Reviews
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Master developer
Emaar Properties
Downtown Dubai is a district located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Downtown Dubai is a district located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Downtown Dubai receives an overall rating of based on 25 reviews. We asked the residents to consider a variety of factors such as the view, finishing, layout, noise levels, traffic, public transportation, parking, security, swimming pool, gym, and maintenance.

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Reehan review, January 2017
Old Town is amazing
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Yvonne
From Canada
Moved here in 2017, Living with spouse.
Positives
Having a garden in Downtown
Negatives
Morning traffic, guest parking
The flats are quite small but the location and having a small garden compensates for that.
The flats are quite small but the location and having a small garden compensates for that.
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Reehan review, October 2016
Living with the noise
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Steve
From United Arab Emirates
Moved here in 2016, Family with children.
Positives
Nezesaussi
Negatives
Building dust, smoke, noise, lamborgini drivers, price, maintenance, expensive gym, traffic, no visitor parking, the throngs of people
I've lived in the same apartment since 2008 and have slowly seen the degradation of the area and those living in it. It would appear that everyone living in the block now needs to move their furniture every night around their room. It seems they need to wait until 10pm more… to start drilling and doing their DIY. The hard surfaces create unacceptable noise levels. If your single and party all the time it's probably for you as you will no doubtledly be able to sleep through the noise! Or even join your neighbours! Parking is terrible, you get your spot but if you have more then one car, be aware paid parking is everywhere and theyr have even spent 1000s drilling the car park floors and erecting bollards in spaces not being paid for (65%of parking is unused!) The smells that eminate through the ventilation system is a mystery, onions, drains you name it, however the excellent maintenance men will usually advice you to close of the vents as a great solution. No free gym is shocking, your paying best part of £33000 a year for a two bed apartment, it's not New York or London! Enjoy your stay it's wonderful Show less
I've lived in the same apartment since 2008 and have slowly seen the degradation of the area and those living in it. It would appear that everyone living in the block now needs to move their furniture every night around their room. It seems they need to wait until 10pm to start drilling and doing their DIY. The hard surfaces create unacceptable noise levels. If your single and party all the time it's probably for you as you will no doubtledly be able to sleep through the noise! Or even join your neighbours! Parking is terrible, you get your spot but if you have more then one car, be aware paid parking is everywhere and theyr have even spent 1000s drilling the car park floors and erecting bollards in spaces not being paid for (65%of parking is unused!) The smells that eminate through the ventilation system is a mystery, onions, drains you name it, however the excellent maintenance men will usually advice you to close of the vents as a great solution. No free gym is shocking, your paying best part of £33000 a year for a two bed apartment, it's not New York or London! Enjoy your stay it's wonderful
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Zaafaran review, May 2016
Wake up to the sound of birds chirping in the morning
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Rob
From United States
Moved here in 2016, Living with flatmate.
Positives
Location, location, location!
Negatives
One day I will have to go back home.
Safe-Clean-Pretty-Quiet-Convenient-Trendy-Luxurious-Central-Green-Affluent-Gyms... +Great restaurants (Baker and Spice, Clinton Street Baking, La Serre Bistro, Fume, Eataly, etc.)
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The Lofts review, March 2016
Great location, nice facilities but horrible traffic and annoying restaurant visitors
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L
From Hong Kong
Moved here in 2011, Living alone.
Positives
Location, building facilities & maintainance, nice neighbours
Negatives
Traffic, uncivilized ​behavior of restaurant visitors
Being living in this building for 5 years, I am happy with the building facilities like swimming pools (2 nos), gym, movie theatre and etc. The location is great as walking distance to Metro Station and Dubai Mall. Neighbours are great too by mixed nationalities. However, the traffic is not more… that great, when you exit from the building to SZR, you will pass at least 8 traffic lights, which means it will takes approximate 20mins to get out of the downtown area if NO traffic. The downside of the apartment furnishing is the water heater, your toilet will be floated if not switch off after used, the AC control is not that great (fixed temperature) no matter how you try to adjust the temperature. The most annoying thing is the visitors of both restaurants downstairs, the uncivilized behaviour of the restaurant visitors constantly blocking the entrance and exit of the building, illegally parking inside and outside the building. Conclusion, if you have car, there are many choices in downtown area with similar facilities. If you have no car, this building is suitable for you. Show less
Being living in this building for 5 years, I am happy with the building facilities like swimming pools (2 nos), gym, movie theatre and etc. The location is great as walking distance to Metro Station and Dubai Mall. Neighbours are great too by mixed nationalities. However, the traffic is not that great, when you exit from the building to SZR, you will pass at least 8 traffic lights, which means it will takes approximate 20mins to get out of the downtown area if NO traffic. The downside of the apartment furnishing is the water heater, your toilet will be floated if not switch off after used, the AC control is not that great (fixed temperature) no matter how you try to adjust the temperature. The most annoying thing is the visitors of both restaurants downstairs, the uncivilized behaviour of the restaurant visitors constantly blocking the entrance and exit of the building, illegally parking inside and outside the building. Conclusion, if you have car, there are many choices in downtown area with similar facilities. If you have no car, this building is suitable for you.
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Boulevard Central review, March 2016
Landlord issues
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Caroline
From United Kingdom
Moved here in 2015, Living alone.
Positives
The reception staff
Negatives
The landlord
There's not much wrong with Boulevard Central, especially the location, and the staff are very friendly. There is not much sun at the pool which means the water is chilly, and the equipment used (Teka) is of a very pool quality. However my specific issues revolves around the landlord. The more… apartment was handed over uncleaned and not painted. It was only later that I had the AC ducts cleaned and the guys told me it hadn't been done in at least three or four years and I was breathing in dust and toxins. There was a crack in the stove top and holes in the walls from the curtain rails of the previous tenant. Cracks also started to appear in the walls and the dishwasher would take generally two washes to get items clean. After six months the washing machine stopped working entirely. It took three months for the landlord's representative to get this fixed during which time I had to sent my clothes out to dry clean. At one point water seeped in through the wall into a plug socket short circuiting the electricity. The representatives response was that she was travelling and couldn't do anything about it. At this time there was no power in the house at all! In the end I called and paid for an electrician who at least isolated the issue so I could get most of the power back on. Upon leaving, as I had fully expected, the representative called me after a week and started trying to blame many of these original issues on me. She also said I left the place "dirty" which was utterly untrue as I oversaw the final clean myself. Take this flat if you don't mind being insulted and are willing to pay for all the repairs yourself, otherwise there are plenty of better places for the same price in the area. Show less
There's not much wrong with Boulevard Central, especially the location, and the staff are very friendly. There is not much sun at the pool which means the water is chilly, and the equipment used (Teka) is of a very pool quality. However my specific issues revolves around the landlord. The apartment was handed over uncleaned and not painted. It was only later that I had the AC ducts cleaned and the guys told me it hadn't been done in at least three or four years and I was breathing in dust and toxins. There was a crack in the stove top and holes in the walls from the curtain rails of the previous tenant. Cracks also started to appear in the walls and the dishwasher would take generally two washes to get items clean. After six months the washing machine stopped working entirely. It took three months for the landlord's representative to get this fixed during which time I had to sent my clothes out to dry clean. At one point water seeped in through the wall into a plug socket short circuiting the electricity. The representatives response was that she was travelling and couldn't do anything about it. At this time there was no power in the house at all! In the end I called and paid for an electrician who at least isolated the issue so I could get most of the power back on. Upon leaving, as I had fully expected, the representative called me after a week and started trying to blame many of these original issues on me. She also said I left the place "dirty" which was utterly untrue as I oversaw the final clean myself. Take this flat if you don't mind being insulted and are willing to pay for all the repairs yourself, otherwise there are plenty of better places for the same price in the area.
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Burj View Towers review, February 2016
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An
From United Kingdom
Moved here in 2016, Living with spouse.
Positives
The view
Negatives
The Gym
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Burj View Towers review, February 2016
A good home for a DIFC-worker in her early 30s
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Mona
From United Kingdom
Moved here in 2016, Living alone.
Positives
Large kitchen
Negatives
Ageing finishing
I have lived in Burj Views for 5 years. The excellent - it is set back from the Boulevard and there's a 'back-way' out to the 44/Al Khail which allows me to avoid a lot of traffic. There is a 'splash pool' as well as a pool in which I more… can do laps - roughly 20m length. Because there is a Flywheel there is great outdoor visitor parking. Flywheel is an excellent thing to have just downstairs, as is the Clinton St. Bakery, 24 hour Carrefour (cheaper than Spinneys which a lot of people have downstairs in their buildings downtown), Carribou, African & Eastern etc. Burj Views is also walking distance from the Dubai Mall/Boulevard etc. Depending on the lay-out you can expect a double sink in the ensuite bathroom which is useful if you life in a 1 bed as a couple. The good - in contrast to other buildings the kitchen space is decent, large for a 1 bedroom, and I like the amount of counter and storage space there is. There is also a mini utility room, big enough for the washing machine and I'm able to squeeze in clothes-drying racks, ironing board, broom etc. I've got shelving on top of the washing machine, so this 'room' doubles as a closet. The bad - depending on the layout of your flat (mine has a living room close to the front door) you can hear everything that goes on in the hallways - lifts pinging, people coming in and out of their apartments. I may have been particularly sensitive to this as there was a shrieking 2 year old next door. There's also some noise from downtown party people. People also complain that the kitchen cabinets break easily and are difficult to replace, although I've been lucky/have handled them carefully and haven't had major issues here. The whole building in general is ageing faster than it should, errors were made in some of the electrical wiring (so placement of light switches is counter-intuitive/they control the wrong lights). The gym also has maintenance issues, lots of out of service equipment (broken eliptical trainers, treadmills that are out of commission, missing grips on weight machines etc.). I have bad water pressure, not sure if that's just me.Show less
I have lived in Burj Views for 5 years. The excellent - it is set back from the Boulevard and there's a 'back-way' out to the 44/Al Khail which allows me to avoid a lot of traffic. There is a 'splash pool' as well as a pool in which I can do laps - roughly 20m length. Because there is a Flywheel there is great outdoor visitor parking. Flywheel is an excellent thing to have just downstairs, as is the Clinton St. Bakery, 24 hour Carrefour (cheaper than Spinneys which a lot of people have downstairs in their buildings downtown), Carribou, African & Eastern etc. Burj Views is also walking distance from the Dubai Mall/Boulevard etc. Depending on the lay-out you can expect a double sink in the ensuite bathroom which is useful if you life in a 1 bed as a couple. The good - in contrast to other buildings the kitchen space is decent, large for a 1 bedroom, and I like the amount of counter and storage space there is. There is also a mini utility room, big enough for the washing machine and I'm able to squeeze in clothes-drying racks, ironing board, broom etc. I've got shelving on top of the washing machine, so this 'room' doubles as a closet. The bad - depending on the layout of your flat (mine has a living room close to the front door) you can hear everything that goes on in the hallways - lifts pinging, people coming in and out of their apartments. I may have been particularly sensitive to this as there was a shrieking 2 year old next door. There's also some noise from downtown party people. People also complain that the kitchen cabinets break easily and are difficult to replace, although I've been lucky/have handled them carefully and haven't had major issues here. The whole building in general is ageing faster than it should, errors were made in some of the electrical wiring (so placement of light switches is counter-intuitive/they control the wrong lights). The gym also has maintenance issues, lots of out of service equipment (broken eliptical trainers, treadmills that are out of commission, missing grips on weight machines etc.). I have bad water pressure, not sure if that's just me.
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The Residences review, November 2015
Why Downtown?
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Ala
From United Arab Emirates
Moved here in 2012, Living alone.
Positives
Community is great and everything is walking distance
Negatives
You can't go wrong with Downtown apartments that are built by Emaar. Top maintnenace, security, easy access. Apart from that, people are very classy and friendly. The gym is one of the best across all Dubai & the safety measures are all in place. Although I've lived around almost all more… across dubai (I was born here), I would never think of moving out of Downtown especially during the months between Nov & May as it becomes very lively!Show less
You can't go wrong with Downtown apartments that are built by Emaar. Top maintnenace, security, easy access. Apart from that, people are very classy and friendly. The gym is one of the best across all Dubai & the safety measures are all in place. Although I've lived around almost all across dubai (I was born here), I would never think of moving out of Downtown especially during the months between Nov & May as it becomes very lively!
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South Ridge review, November 2015
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Peter
From Hungary
Moved here in 2009, Living alone.
Positives
Location; finishings; gym
Negatives
Security/concierge; swimming pool
Brand new 2BR apartment on a fairly low floor. Neighbourhood quite empty (back then). Finishings one of the best in town, kitchen is fully equipped. Gym was world class, however the swimming pool is not aligned for swimming.
Brand new 2BR apartment on a fairly low floor. Neighbourhood quite empty (back then). Finishings one of the best in town, kitchen is fully equipped. Gym was world class, however the swimming pool is not aligned for swimming.
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South Ridge review, November 2015
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Mohamad
From Lebanon
Moved here in 2013, Living with parents.
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Boulevard Central review, September 2015
Poor interiors, poor layouts, poor swimming pool
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Pedro
From Portugal
Moved here in 2015, Family with children.
Positives
You can get a 2 bedroom apartment with decent views if you are willing to pay more for top floors (15 or above)
Negatives
Swimming pool is useless
The layouts of the two bedroom are not okay comparing with other buildings in Southridge for instance. The developer squeezed every square inch inside. The master bedroom area is okay, but the master toilet is a mini toilet. The second bedroom is very small where you have almost no space more… to swing the wardrobe doors if you decide to install a double bed. The finishing materials inside are poor and cheap and the building maintenance is horrible, they just demonstrate they don't have enough know how when it comes to emergencies. Worst comes to worst, the swimming pool has a nice area but with a super freezing cold water temperature. The cost of living in this community is extremely overpriced!!!Show less
The layouts of the two bedroom are not okay comparing with other buildings in Southridge for instance. The developer squeezed every square inch inside. The master bedroom area is okay, but the master toilet is a mini toilet. The second bedroom is very small where you have almost no space to swing the wardrobe doors if you decide to install a double bed. The finishing materials inside are poor and cheap and the building maintenance is horrible, they just demonstrate they don't have enough know how when it comes to emergencies. Worst comes to worst, the swimming pool has a nice area but with a super freezing cold water temperature. The cost of living in this community is extremely overpriced!!!
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Burj Al Nujoom review, September 2015
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Peter
From Austria
Moved here in 2015, Family with children.
Positives
Close to everything, shops in walking distance, nice flat
Negatives
Guest parking in front often full, have to enter building through parking on foot, small corridors
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Claren Towers review, July 2015
Claren rating
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Lin
From China
Moved here in 2014, Family with children.
Positives
Security, location
Negatives
Mold and leaking water
It grows mold on the celling, bathroom is leaking water, others are ok.
It grows mold on the celling, bathroom is leaking water, others are ok.
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Burj View Towers review, May 2015
Burj View Podium
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Giorgio
From Italy
Moved here in 2014, Living alone.
Positives
Pool, squash court, close to Dubai mall
Negatives
Outside park full, some finishing
Very nice building from Emaar, maintenance is good and amenities excellent. Pool in summer is a bit cold for my taste. Good for bachelors. Carrefour 24/7 at ground level as well as African+Eastern. All 1bed room are facing business bay which have a few building under construction, hence noisy and poor more… view. 2 bed rooms are facing Burj Khalifa. Podium have wide layouts, if you like more space compared to better view choose that one. Reaching there throught Al Khail road/business bay is great, you avoid all traffic jam to Dubai Mall during public holidays. Poor side are finishing and original plumbing, time to time appears some leaks in corridors. Anyway immediately painted. Car park outside for guests is always full. Kitchen are good but cupboard have weak hinges and most of them are broken, check them out and consider that are not easy at all to repair.Show less
Very nice building from Emaar, maintenance is good and amenities excellent. Pool in summer is a bit cold for my taste. Good for bachelors. Carrefour 24/7 at ground level as well as African+Eastern. All 1bed room are facing business bay which have a few building under construction, hence noisy and poor view. 2 bed rooms are facing Burj Khalifa. Podium have wide layouts, if you like more space compared to better view choose that one. Reaching there throught Al Khail road/business bay is great, you avoid all traffic jam to Dubai Mall during public holidays. Poor side are finishing and original plumbing, time to time appears some leaks in corridors. Anyway immediately painted. Car park outside for guests is always full. Kitchen are good but cupboard have weak hinges and most of them are broken, check them out and consider that are not easy at all to repair.
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8 Boulevard Walk review, March 2015
Satisfying Accomodation
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Naz
From India
Moved here in 2015, Living with parents.
Positives
Shopping and restaurants. Walking path.
Negatives
The regular water leakage in the building
The place I live is more satisfactory than any other locations I have stayed in at Dubai. Its friendly, close for utilities, shopping, and has many other comfortable factors. Downtown is a beautiful place to live.
The place I live is more satisfactory than any other locations I have stayed in at Dubai. Its friendly, close for utilities, shopping, and has many other comfortable factors. Downtown is a beautiful place to live.
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South Ridge review, March 2015
A quiet place to live in the heart of Downtown Dubai
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Mark
From United Kingdom
Moved here in 2010, Living with spouse.
Positives
Location
Negatives
Rent Cost
This is a lovely place to live. Very peaceful with only the occasional sports car racing and revving around the nearby Business Bay roads. The facilities are of a high standard, with two good sized pools and a gym, squash courts, badminton courts. It also has a function room and more… business center available to residents. The external areas are well maintained and it has two Parks outside which have been earmarked to be developed into Kindergarden and Primary education facilities when the Downtown population requires them.Show less
This is a lovely place to live. Very peaceful with only the occasional sports car racing and revving around the nearby Business Bay roads. The facilities are of a high standard, with two good sized pools and a gym, squash courts, badminton courts. It also has a function room and business center available to residents. The external areas are well maintained and it has two Parks outside which have been earmarked to be developed into Kindergarden and Primary education facilities when the Downtown population requires them.
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Standpoint Residences review, February 2015
Standpoint review
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Senka
From Serbia
Moved here in 2013, Living with spouse.
Positives
Boulevard, Swimming pool
Negatives
Noise of construction
Great place for young people. Dubai mall and metro station is walking distance. Nice for evening walks. View of Burj Khalifa or fountain...
Great place for young people. Dubai mall and metro station is walking distance. Nice for evening walks. View of Burj Khalifa or fountain...
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Burj Al Nujoom review, February 2015
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LALA
From Sweden
Moved here in 2015, Living alone.
Positives
Location
Negatives
Smell, AC
The apartment building is in an incredible location and the rent is cheaper than the surrounding buildings. However, those are the only 2 positives. The smell from the sewer is unberable most days as it constantly smells like the toilets are backing up. I have had to buy many more… candles over the last year. The water pressure is almost nonexistent. If someone else on your floor is running water you will not be able to use the showerhead. The AC system doesnt have exact settings and is extremely loud! Spend a little bit more money and look at a different buildingShow less
The apartment building is in an incredible location and the rent is cheaper than the surrounding buildings. However, those are the only 2 positives. The smell from the sewer is unberable most days as it constantly smells like the toilets are backing up. I have had to buy many candles over the last year. The water pressure is almost nonexistent. If someone else on your floor is running water you will not be able to use the showerhead. The AC system doesnt have exact settings and is extremely loud! Spend a little bit more money and look at a different building
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Burj Al Nujoom review, February 2015
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Lindsey
From United States
Moved here in 2015, Family with children.
Positives
Location
Negatives
Sewer gas smell, mold health issues
We are counting the days until the lease is over. We rented the place because of its location and the size and layout of the 3 bed plus maids and study but we wish we had not. The kitchen was so bad we had to replace it ourselves. There more… was no electricity hookup for the oven and we were told by maintenance to use an extension cord. They forgot the gas lines, so they are exposed outside the tile in the kitchen. There was no drain or place for a dishwasher, so we had to add these ourselves. The fire alarms often go off, making the elevators stop working. The ventilation and a/c systems are incorrectly installed and spread mold throughout the apartment so my husband's and children's asthma is unbearable. The worse problem is that the plumbing drainage is incorrectly done so a disgusting sewer gas spreads throughout the apartment, and we smell it in our sleep. The landlords argue that the problems should be fixed by the developer and the maintenance says problems should be fixed by the landlords so nothing gets fixed. Our landlord actually wanted us to go to RERA so that he would not have to finance a RERA case himself. (We chose not to, as that would require an additional 8,000 AED deposit on our part.) Run, don't walk, away from this building. Show less
We are counting the days until the lease is over. We rented the place because of its location and the size and layout of the 3 bed plus maids and study but we wish we had not. The kitchen was so bad we had to replace it ourselves. There was no electricity hookup for the oven and we were told by maintenance to use an extension cord. They forgot the gas lines, so they are exposed outside the tile in the kitchen. There was no drain or place for a dishwasher, so we had to add these ourselves. The fire alarms often go off, making the elevators stop working. The ventilation and a/c systems are incorrectly installed and spread mold throughout the apartment so my husband's and children's asthma is unbearable. The worse problem is that the plumbing drainage is incorrectly done so a disgusting sewer gas spreads throughout the apartment, and we smell it in our sleep. The landlords argue that the problems should be fixed by the developer and the maintenance says problems should be fixed by the landlords so nothing gets fixed. Our landlord actually wanted us to go to RERA so that he would not have to finance a RERA case himself. (We chose not to, as that would require an additional 8,000 AED deposit on our part.) Run, don't walk, away from this building.
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8 Boulevard Walk review, February 2015
8 blvd walk
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Muhammad
From Egypt
Moved here in 2015, Living with flatmate.
Positives
View, pool, location
Negatives
Construction
Its a great building, best and biggest layouts in Downtown. BUT, there is construction that just started in the land in front of the building, unfortunately the full Burj view will be blocked by the new buildings being constructed. It gets noisy, but bearable .
Its a great building, best and biggest layouts in Downtown. BUT, there is construction that just started in the land in front of the building, unfortunately the full Burj view will be blocked by the new buildings being constructed. It gets noisy, but bearable .
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South Ridge review, February 2015
Good choice in Downtown
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Mark
From Sweden
Moved here in 2013, Family with children.
Positives
Close to everything
Negatives
Downtown traffic at rush hour
A really nice building in Downtown Dubai, it is not directly on the boulevard which makes it a bit more peaceful. Our apartment doesn't face Burj Khalifa but we still like the view towards Business Bay. The small grocery store under the building is very convenient, plus Souk Al Bahar more… and Dubai Mall is just a stones throw away in case we need anything more.Show less
A really nice building in Downtown Dubai, it is not directly on the boulevard which makes it a bit more peaceful. Our apartment doesn't face Burj Khalifa but we still like the view towards Business Bay. The small grocery store under the building is very convenient, plus Souk Al Bahar and Dubai Mall is just a stones throw away in case we need anything more.
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Kamoon review, January 2015
Kamoon 1 bedroom
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Mamdouh
From Egypt
Moved here in 2014, Living alone.
Positives
Negatives
The apartment is in perfect shape! The finishing is one of the best I have seen in Dubai. The kitchen layout and finishing are out of this world. Although I am the 3rd or 4th tenant, I feel I moved into a brand new apartment. The Maintenance teams are super more… in terms of response and capability. Show less
The apartment is in perfect shape! The finishing is one of the best I have seen in Dubai. The kitchen layout and finishing are out of this world. Although I am the 3rd or 4th tenant, I feel I moved into a brand new apartment. The Maintenance teams are super in terms of response and capability.
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Zaafaran review, January 2015
Zaafaran
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Mohsen
From Canada
Moved here in 2013, Living alone.
Positives
Great location and quiet place
Negatives
No gym, high maintenance charges
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8 Boulevard Walk review, January 2015
One of the best apartments in Downtown
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Thomas
From France
Moved here in 2015, Living with flatmate.
Positives
The view and the big balconies
Negatives
The construction starting all around
It's a very good tower. The apartments really feel like a cosy little home. The 1 bedroom + study are very pleasant and the balcony is the biggest I have seen in Dubai for a one bedroom (corner units). The facilities are very good as weel. The only problem is that more… they are starting a lot of construction around. It can be ok, but recently they don't pay attention to the night works they do, they were using 4 jackhammers the past nights :-( Just good to know before you sign.Show less
It's a very good tower. The apartments really feel like a cosy little home. The 1 bedroom + study are very pleasant and the balcony is the biggest I have seen in Dubai for a one bedroom (corner units). The facilities are very good as weel. The only problem is that they are starting a lot of construction around. It can be ok, but recently they don't pay attention to the night works they do, they were using 4 jackhammers the past nights :-( Just good to know before you sign.
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Burj Al Nujoom review, January 2015
Good Value for money
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Thomas
From France
Moved here in 2014, Living alone.
Positives
The location and the price
Negatives
Common areas need better maintenance
A very good value for money for small budgets in the heart of Downtown. In downtown it's the cheapest tower. The apartments themselves are very nice and the layout is very good, geometric. The finishing is, of course, far from luxury, but clean and fair quality. The studio unit is more… very good. The rooftop pool is good enough to enjoy a bath when you need, but the temperature is not controlled, very hot in summer. Poor gym, but some machines. The tower security and maintenance are very efficient and always here to help day and night! There is some construction around but the windows are very good you can't hear a thing.Show less
A very good value for money for small budgets in the heart of Downtown. In downtown it's the cheapest tower. The apartments themselves are very nice and the layout is very good, geometric. The finishing is, of course, far from luxury, but clean and fair quality. The studio unit is very good. The rooftop pool is good enough to enjoy a bath when you need, but the temperature is not controlled, very hot in summer. Poor gym, but some machines. The tower security and maintenance are very efficient and always here to help day and night! There is some construction around but the windows are very good you can't hear a thing.
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