Top 10 most desirable properties in the UAE
Multi-million dollar homes situated in some of the most iconic landmarks or exclusive addresses
With the help of Luxury SQft, the latest luxury property finder to launch in the UAE, we’ve collected a list of all the most desirable apartments and villas currently on the market across the UAE. Our multi-million dollar listings are glamorously executed and situated in either the most iconic landmarks or the quiet refuge of exclusive living. Here is a list of our top 10 properties: First on the list is an exceptional full residential floor in the world's tallest tower - Burj Khalifa at Downtown Dubai. Priced at AED62,000,000 ($17 million) the multi-unit property features full fountain and sea views. Covering a total of 13,368 square feet, it is comprised of 3 units of 4-bedroom apartments. The foyer has premium Italian marble flooring, elegant timber wall paneling and floor-to-ceiling mirrors. Each apartment has Smart Home technology, touch screen control panels, Bose speakers, high-speed CAT 5 internet cabling, hand crafted hardwood trim and baseboard throughout, high STC rated acoustic wall partitioning and ceilings, premium crafted solid timber doors and state-of-the-art security and fire prevention and warning systems. The shared foyer features premium Italian marble flooring, elegant timber wall paneling and floor-to-ceiling mirror. Located on the cusp of the iconic Palm Jumeirah, this seafront villa is Versace furnished and equipped with premium fixtures and fittings, private pool and Jacuzzi which overlooks the private beach, concierge service and walk-in closets. The 5 bedroom/6 bathroom villa spans has plot size area of 7,000 square feet, built-up area of 13,405, and is listed for AED50,000,000 ($13.7 million). The off plan development earned it spot on the list with its lightweight architecture and spaciousness. Inspired by cool, chic Miami style living, THE8's top penthouse is sophisticated and clean with a contemporary touch. Listed at AED24,101,000 |($5.6 million), the 6,819 square foot space has 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and an exterior focus with wide-open balconies. This “Water Villa” is located on the exclusive island of Nurai in Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi. The luxury home has a built up area of 10,011 square feet which is spread over 2 floors with a fully useable roof terrace. Built within a plot size of approximately 26,000 square feet, the property boasts 4 bedrooms plus maids area. Situated on the Palm Jumeirah’s Oceana Residences, this 3 bedroom apartment reaches across 4,133 Square feet taking in breathtaking sun set views of the Sea. The penthouse apartment come with a huge terrace area that stretches across the entire unit and an ocean themed interior design. The fully furnished interior has been featured in various design magazines around and the owner is willing to sell the furniture with the apartment, an inventory list can be requested upon serious interest. Set amidst lush golf vistas and inspiring lakes, Sanctuary Falls is an award-winning community being developed by Shaikh Holdings in Dubai, UAE. It features a collection of 97 luxury villas overlooking the Greg Norman designed Earth golf course, home of the DP World Tour Championship. The AED1.1 billion ($300 million) Sanctuary Falls project is on track for handovers of the 97-villa luxury community to commence by the first quarter of 2015. With a selection of three architectural styles to choose from, the themes chosen can be traditional, modern or contemporary. Sanctuary Falls is the only project in Dubai that provides buyers with the ability to fully customise their floor plan. Residents can design their dream homes through a series of design workshops bespoke consultations. Arguably one of the most unique 3 bedroom property ever built in the exclusive Emirates Hills. This mansion features a golden spa, floating staircase and an eclectic mix between idealism and tradition rendered in modern coastal architecture. This architecturally inspiring property, sits on a plot size of 13,800 square feet, with a comfortable built up area of approx 13,500 square feet. Arranged over two floors, and boasts five bedrooms finished with beautiful interiors, high ceilings and large windows allow natural light throughout this home. The ground floor area comprises of an open plan living area, a modern style kitchen diner and a guest suite with private garden. The second floor features five bedroom suites, which are positioned around the dark wood rectangular gallery. This type 11 Villa in Arabian Ranches’ Al Mahra is a stunning upgraded family home. The owner has replaced the tiling downstairs with high polished large marble flooring. The paintwork has also been changed to white and there are new openings throughout, which have created a fluid, light and airy space for all of the family to enjoy. The kitchen is made up of white hard wood and duck egg blue units with a central Isle. The appliances are top of the range from Smegg and Siemens and the kitchen also has built in appliance cupboard. The family space is enhanced further with the floor to ceiling light from fold back panoramic windows. Further benefits include a well-proportioned private swimming pool & fountain with heater/chiller, outside dining area with exterior lighting. This Camellia villa with park view is well maintained and soon to be vacant villa in Al Barari, Jasmine leaf. The location is ideal for easy access and the villa overlooks a large area of landscape with meandering paths and thick foliage. With 5 spacious bedrooms en suite including two master suites and all finished with dark wood flooring, the villa provides for luxurious family living. The kitchen is light cream traditional style that can be closed off with the addition of a service kitchen and laundry room. Living areas are large and airy with family dining and a more formal room for entertaining. Other rooms include a study on the ground floor, a separate family room on the first floor which could also be used as a bedroom, a 655 square foot basement with bathroom and an elaborately sized maid’s room.