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Dubai Silicon Oasis

(based on 26 building reviews)

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Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) is a hidden gem in the desert. If you’re working in the many tech startups in the community off Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, opt to live in the multiple apartment towers or gated villa communities here.
Dubai Silicon Oasis is wholly owned by the government and developed to provide both a living and working integrated community. It is the only free zone in the country where you can both work and live.
The community is easily accessible by a number of main roads such as Dubai - Al Ain Road and Al Awir Road. The nearest Metro station is Rashidiya, which is about 20 minutes away from Dubai Silicon Oasis. You will need to take a bus from Al Rashidiya Metro station to get to this community.
It’s ideal for small families, professionals who work in DSO and students because of its proximity to Academic City.
Dubai Silicon Oasis provides access to a variety of lifestyle facilities and services including universities, schools, community centres, banks, hospitals, swimming pools, tennis courts and children’s play areas.
GEMS Wellington Academy, Indian International School and WSO primary are the best schools in Silicon Oasis. Toddlers International Nursery, Emirates British Nursery, and Fantasy Town Nursery & Play Lounge are some of the nurseries in the area.
There are a variety of healthcare facilities including Fakeeh University Hospital, Aster Clinic, Oasi Rejuve and Symbiosis Medical Centre.
Head to the Cedre Villas Community Centre for your retail fix. Don’t miss chilling out at FiLLi Cafe.

Don’t miss: Falafels at Al Humsani Restaurant

Lifestyle: Quiet

Neighbours: Small families and professionals, multicultural

Pros: Work and live in the same community.
Cons: Recreational areas are limited.

House prices House Prices

Avg. 1 Bedroom Apartment Asking Price:
430,000 AED
Avg. 1 Bedroom Apartment Transaction Price:
-
Avg. 1 Bedroom Apartment Rental Price:
35,000 AED
Avg. Gross Yield:
8.14%
The Market:
Residential and commercial towers, Cedre and Semmer villa communities

Properties Properties in Dubai Silicon Oasis

Properties Frequently asked questions

Where Is Dubai Silicon Oasis Located?

Dubai Silicon Oasis’ location is remarkable since it is bordered by Nad Al Sheba from the north, International City from the east, and Academic City from the south. Being in the middle between extremely popular communities makes Dubai Silicon City all the more attractive to people.

Another great thing about its location is that it is at an intersection between two main roads, which are Dubai Al Ain Road and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road. This makes it much easier to reach many places in Dubai.

How Far Is Dubai Silicon Oasis to the Most Popular Attractions?

There are a number of communities and popular attractions that are close to Dubai Silicon Oasis which adds to why it is a great place to live in. The closest popular attractions are the following:

  • International City: 10 minutes away
  • Nad Al Sheba: 11 minutes away
  • Dubai International Airport: 15 minutes away
  • Downtown Dubai: 15 minutes away
  • Burj Khalifa: 21 minutes away
  • Business Bay: 21 minutes away
  • Deira: 24 minutes away
What Is the Commute Time from…?
  • Bur Dubai to Dubai Silicon Oasis: 15 minutes
  • Dubai Mall to Dubai Silicon Oasis: 21 minutes
  • Al Rashidiya to Dubai Silicon Oasis: 19 minutes
  • Al Quoz to Dubai Silicon Oasis: 19 minutes
  • Burjuman to Dubai Silicon Oasis: 21 minutes
  • Discovery Gardens to Dubai Silicon Oasis: 27 minutes
  • Sharjah to Dubai Silicon Oasis: 30 minutes
What Are the Transportation Options in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

Public transportation is not an issue at Dubai Silicon Oasis, as you can find transportation options that will help make your life easier. The transportation options available are listed below:

  • Metro: The nearest metro station would be Rashidiya station which is a 16-minute drive away from Dubai Silicon Oasis
  • Bus: There are a number of bus stops in Dubai Silicon Oasis. Here are the ones available:
    • Silicon Oasis Headquarters 1 and 2
    • Silicon Oasis Masjid 1
    • RAK Bank Headquarter 1
    • Operation Center 1
    • North Park 1 and 2
    • Silicon Oasis Lake 1 and 2
    • Bus stop 366
    • Avenue Mall 2
    • Arch Building 1 and 2
    • Palace Tower 1
    • SP Oasis 2
    • Silicon Park 2
  • Taxi or Uber/Careem: These are also great options for transportation whether to reach a certain destination or reach the metro station/bus stop you need if it is not a walking distance away
What Are the Community Facilities in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) has great facilities that will help you enjoy a comfortable life. You will find what you need within the community there. The facilities available at Dubai Silicon Oasis are as follows:

  • Schools
  • Universities
  • Nurseries
  • Shopping centers
  • Supermarkets
  • Restaurants
  • Hospitals and clinics
  • Beauty salons
  • Banks
  • Community centers
  • Tennis courts
  • Swimming pools
  • Children’s play area
  • Autism Trust Foundation
What Are the Best Hotels Within Dubai Silicon Oasis?

There are two hotels inside Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), so you can take some time off for leisure, whether alone or with your family. These hotel names are:

  • Radisson Red Dubai Silicon Oasis (Rating:****): Dubai Digital Park
  • Premier Inn Dubai Silicon Oasis Hotel (Rating:***): Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road
What Are the Best Schools and Nurseries in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

Dubai Silicon Oasis has some excellent nurseries and one of the best schools in Dubai, so rest assured that your children will receive the best education. We bring to you a list of the best schools and nurseries there:

Nurseries

  • Emirates British Nursery

Year Group: 1 to 4 years

Curriculum: British EYFS

Location: Cedres Community

  • Toddlers International Nursery

Year Group: 1 to 4 years

Curriculum: British EYFS

Location: Silicon Gates 1 Building

  • British Orchard Nursery

Year Group: 6 months to 4 years

Curriculum: British EYFS

Location: Palace Towers, Ground Floor.

Schools

  • GEMS Wellington Academy

Year Group: Early Year Foundation Stage to A Levels and BTEC

Curriculum: British

Location: D 54 Street

KHDA Government Rating: Very Good

  • The Indian International School

Year Group: Kindergarten to Grade 10

Curriculum: Indian CBSE

Location: P.O Box no. 106

KHDA Government Rating: Acceptable

What Are the Best Supermarkets and Grocery Stores in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

You can buy all that you need from the supermarkets in Dubai Silicon Oasis, and they have a good variety as well. Find the names and locations of the best supermarkets there:

  • Spinneys Silicon 2

Location: Cedre Villas Silicon Mall

Hours: 7 am-11 pm

  • TimePlus Supermarket

Location: Silicon Gates 4

Hours: 7 am-1 am

  • Choithrams

Location: Springs Oasis Tower

Hours: Open24 hours

  • Aqsa Al Madina Minimarket

Location: Al Basha 3 Building, behind Cedre Villas

Hours: 7 am-12 am

  • Carrefour

Location: Close to RAK Bank

Hours: 7 am-1 am.

What Are the Best Health Clinics and Hospitals in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

Dubai Silicon Oasis has many hospitals and clinics with a variety of specializations, so you do not need to worry about health facilities there. You will find all that you need. This is a list of the best health centers and clinics available:

  • Magnum Gulf Medical Center

Location: 01-216, SIT Tower

Hours: 9 am-10 pm; Fridays 2 pm-5 pm

Some Specialties: Dentistry, Physiotherapy, Gynecology

  • Medi Family Poly Clinic

Location: SIT Tower, Office 115, first floor

Hours: 8 am-10 pm; Fridays 11 am-9 pm

Some Specialties: Dentistry, Family Medicine

  • Eupepsia Medical Clinic

Location: Suntech Tower, Office 705

Hours: 10 am-7 pm; Fridays off

Some Specialties: Physiotherapy, Ayurvedic Medicine, Sports and Fitness

  • Medicure Polyclinic

Location: Opposite Choithrams, Ground Floor, Palace Towers

Hours: 8 am-10 pm; Fridays 3 pm-10 pm

Some Specialties: Dermatology, Dentistry and Orthodontics, Pediatrics, Gynecology

  • Symbiosis Medical Center

Location: Cedre Shopping Center

Hours: 9 am-9 pm; Fridays 10 am-6 pm

Some Specialties: Otolaryngology, Family Medicine, Dentistry.

  • Fakeeh University Hospital

Location: Headquarter Building -Wing A , 202-203

Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, closed Friday and Saturday

Some Specialties:

  • Aster Clinic Dubai Silicon Oasis

Location: Silicon Gate 1, First Roundabout opposite Baskin Robbins

Hours: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. Fridays: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Some Specialties: Gynecology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine,

  • Oasi Rejuve

Location: Palace Towers

Hours: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Some Specialties: Cosmetic Surgery, Dermatology

What Are the Most Popular Restaurants in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) has a wide variety of restaurants and cuisines that suit all tastes. The following are the highest rates restaurants there:

  • Abzi’s House Of Burger (Zomato Rating 4.4, Burgers, Silicon Heights 2, Near West Zone Supermarket)
  • My Home Kitchen (Zomato Rating 4.4, Asian/Indian/Biryani, Shop 1, Ground Floor, DSOA University Building, Block D)
  • Oregano (Zomato Rating 4.2, Italian, Ground Floor, Cedre Villa Community Center)
  • Bayti (Zomato Rating 4.1, Lebanese, Ground Floor, Le Solarium Tower)
  • The Monk (Zomato Rating 4.1, Chinese, Shop 3, Ground Level, SIT Tower)
  • Cake-Away (Zomato Rating 4.1, Bakery/Dessert/Ice-cream, Shop G09, Ground Floor, Le Solarium Tower)
What Are Things to Do in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) is one of the coolest places to live in. You will find so many fun activities to be done there, whatever your interests are.

The best ways to enjoy yourself there are as follows:

  • Become a Musical Artist. If you like music and dance then Melodica Music and Dance Institute is the perfect place to be. You will be taught the dancing style you choose by professionals, and you can also learn music and master both dance and music!

Whatever the reason is, music and dance enthusiasts will definitely enjoy themselves there.

Things to Do in Dubai Silicon Oasis During the Day

  • Learn More About Music at The Music Box. It offers music classes, classes to learn any instrument you’re interested in, and singing classes. It prepares those interested in music to be professionals, so if you are looking to pursue a career in music and singing, this is your place

Hours: 10 am-6 pm.

  • Walk at the Park. Enjoy a bit of the morning sun in DSO Lake Park at the gorgeous artificial lake. Breathe in some fresh air and take a refreshing walk, or just sit and relax.
  • Play Some Sports. If you are a sports enthusiast, you can go cycling, running, or play soccer at Central Park. You may also play basketball and volleyball at Silicon Park

If you like swimming, you can either join the professional swimming classes if you are a swimmer already or join the beginners classes if you want to start at High Performance Swimming Club. The beginners class is also suitable for children, which is a plus.

Things to Do in Dubai Silicon Oasis at Night

  • Go Shopping. It is usually more fun to go shopping at night when you’re done with work or daily activities. It is like a pampering reward at the end of the day. The best place for shopping is Cedre Shopping Center. It has some of the most popular brand stores. You may also have a nice meal or a drink for a break
What Are the Best Shopping Destinations in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

The main shopping mall there is Cedre Shopping Center. It is located at Cedre Villas. You can find there a lot of services and products that you need like bakery stores, a gym, a spa, and much more.

Location: Cedre Villas

Hours:7:30 am to 2:30 pm

Cedre Shopping Centre most highlighted stores are the following:

  • Hallmark
  • Handicraft Home Novelties Trading
  • Bianco Beauty Salon & Spa
  • Homesmiths: You can find here anything you need for your home like kitchenware, organizers for your items, cleaning products, home accessories, and more
  • Sports Market: You can buy all the sportswear you need there
  • Fix'Ngo: If you need your watch or phone or laptop or even shoes fixed, this is the place that will fix things for you
  • Tailor and Tweak: If you bought any clothes that need tweaking, Tailor and Tweak are the professionals that will perfectly do the job

Souq Extra is a shopping complex there which mainly has Carrefour supermarket and some of the most well-known fast food restaurants, as well as a few stores.

Location:Close to Silicon Gate 2

Hours:

Retail stores: 10 am-10 pm, Fridays 10 am-12 am

Carrefour: 7:30 am-12 am

Starbucks, McDonald’s, and Subway: 24/7

Pizza Hut and KFC: 10 am-3 am

A new mall is under construction in Dubai Silicon Oasis called Silicon Central which will have many international retail stores.

What Property Types Are Available in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

There is a variety of properties and accommodations available in Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) that match different needs and requirements. The properties offered in Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) are:

  • Apartments
  • Villas
  • Townhouses.
What Are the Best Towers and Communities in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

The search for the best communities can be a dreaded process, which is why we limited down your search. We bring you the best buildings and communities in Dubai Silicon Oasis:

  1. Palace Tower 2
  • Type of Residence: Residential tower
  • Apartments: 1- to 3-bedroom apartments
  • Developer: Taameer
  • Highlights:
    • Its height is about 140 meters
    • 24-hour security
    • Gym and a health club
    • Swimming pool
    • High-speed elevator
  1. Silicon Star
  • Type of Residence: 8-storey building
  • Apartments: 1- to 3-bedroom apartments and villas
  • Highlights:
    • Gyms
    • Kids play area
    • Swimming pool
  1. Cedre Villas
  • Type of Residence: Villa community
  • Apartments: 3- to 5-bedroom villas and townhouses
  • Developer: Arabtec
  • Highlights:
    • Restaurants
    • Community center
    • Health clinics
    • Retail outlets
    • Swimming pools
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Private gardens
  1. Lynx Residence
  • Type of Residence: 12-storey building
  • Apartments Studios to 2-bedroom apartments
  • Developer: Earth Developers
  • Highlights:
    • Covered parking
    • Basketball court
    • Tennis court
    • Children play area
    • Gym
    • Community center
    • BBQ area
  1. Silicon Gates 1
  • Type of Residence: Residential building complex
  • Apartments: Studios to 3-bedroom apartments
  • Developer: Al Derea Group
  • Highlights:
    • 24-hour security
    • Billiard and snooker room
    • Squash court
    • Swimming pools
    • Gym
    • Health club
  1. Al Liwan Building
  • Type of Residence: 9-storey building
  • Apartments: 1- to 3-bedroom apartments
  • Developer: Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority
  • Highlights:
    • 24-hour security
    • Children play area
    • Gym
What Are the Average Rental Prices in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

The average rental prices for properties in DSO (Dubai Silicon Oasis) are as follows:

  • Studio apartments: Starting AED 19,000/year
  • 1-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 23,000/year
  • 2-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 42,000/year
  • 3-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 70,000/year
  • 4-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 100,000/year
  • 3-bedroom villas: Starting AED 125,000/year
  • 4-bedroom villas: Starting AED 126,000/year
  • 5-bedroom villas: Starting AED 140,000/year.
What Are the Average Sale Prices in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

The average sale prices for properties in Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) are as follows:

  • Studio apartments: Starting AED 240,000
  • 1-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 330,000
  • 2-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 460,000
  • 3-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 749,000
  • 4-bedroom apartments: Starting AED 1,100,000
  • 3-bedroom villas: Starting AED 2,300,000
  • 4-bedroom villas: Starting AED 2,500,000
  • 5-bedroom villas: Starting AED 2,800,000.
What are the Events in Dubai Silicon Oasis?

Dubai Silicon Oasis hosts a diversity of events and that means even more fun for everyone! There are entertainment events like music concerts, children plays and performances, business events, training, and more.

There are also Toastmasters events and seminars. Toastmasters is an organization that helps you work on your confidence and public speaking skills.

A place gleaming with life and activity like Dubai Silicon Oasis always has something amazing to offer.