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Mina Rashid, Dubai

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About Mina Rashid, Dubai

Known as Port Rashid to locals, Mina Rashid is one of the most iconic places in Dubai, with scenic views of the Arabian Gulf coastline. The Emaar and P&O Marinas company is all set to transform this small area between Bur Dubai and Deira into a tourist destination, building hotels, waterfront homes and villas, and a private beach on the site. Currently, Mina Rashid is the official residence of a 13-deck hotel, Queen Elizabeth 2, along with an entertainment zone and dining area.

The locality boasts spacious 1, 2, and 3 BHK apartments with a direct sea view and is very close to the Dubai Mall. Mina Rashid is also a popular spot for cargo ships and passenger boats because of its huge range of dining options and multiple hotels nearby. The neighbourhood provides many amenities for the locals, such as a school, recreational centre, and park.

Key Highlights of Mina Rashid, Dubai

What’s Great Here!
  • Beautiful view of the Gulf from private penthouses and apartment rooftops.
  • Close to Dubai Mall and other essential stores.
  • There are lots of entertainment activities and tourist spots nearby.
  • Can host events and parties in the Queen Elizabeth 2 hotel.
What Needs Attention!
  • The nearest bus station is 20 minutes away.
  • Lots of ongoing construction for shopping centres and homes.

Real Estate Overview in Mina Rashid, Dubai

Mina Rashid is home to many mid-to-high-rise apartment buildings, such as Sirdhana and Seascape, with 1, 2, and 3 BHK waterfront flats. These flats, with units between 700 sq. ft. and 2060 sq. ft., have many world-class features such as floor-to-ceiling windows, huge balconies, a modern open kitchen, and a glass facade. Each resident also gets a reserved parking spot in the basement or the podium of the apartment complex.

Off-Plan Trends in Mina Rashid

Mina Rashid is undergoing many changes, thanks to Emaar and P&O Marinas, which are set to open new shopping centres, malls, private beach centres, restaurants, and even an exhibition space. Many other builders are eyeing the area, and new residential and commercial developments will open soon. Some companies are also set to open water sports facilities in Mina Rashid.

Emaar Sirdhana in Mina Rashid

Emaar Sirdhana

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2,3 BR Apartment

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Emaar Ocean Star in Mina Rashid

Emaar Ocean Star

Starting from AED 1,700,000
1,2,3 BR Apartment

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Price Trends in Mina Rashid

Rental Trends in Mina Rashid

Many parties are interested in renting seaside properties, from 1 to 3 BHK apartments, in Mina Rashid for short and long durations. These properties have many modern luxuries and are affordable for single or shared usage. Some people are only interested in renting the homes in the holiday season when prices will surge. Many companies also rent commercial properties for water-sporting zones in holidays and leave afterwards. 

Sale Trends in Mina Rashid

Mina Rashid offers all its residents private penthouses and 3 to 5 BHK apartments, which can be sea-facing or not, based on customer demand. Since most properties are waterfront and close to the Dubai Mall, the prices are higher for the area. However, the cost might vary from time to time based on different metrics, such as the exact location of the house, the real estate market, and the luxuries of apartment buildings. Many investors are purchasing flats and plots in the area because of the ongoing off-plan trends. 

Public Transportation

Residents of Mina Rashid can take the Green Line metro from the nearby station Al Ghubaiba Metro Station, just 2 kilometres away. Some of the other stations near the area include 

ADCB metro station and Al Jafiliya metro station on the Red Line. Tourists can take the exclusive Arabian Gulf ferry and water taxi service. 

Buses can be easily accessed from the Caltex Reservoir bus station, Al Ghubaiba bus station, and Dubai Dry Docks bus station near the Mina Rashid, which are 4 km, 2 km, and 2 km away, respectively. Since not many buses are available from the Dubai Dry Docks and Caltex Reservoir stop, here are the routes available from the Al Ghubaiba bus station

Bus Line Number Destination
9 Al Ghubaiba to Business Baybus
29 Al Ghubaiba to Business Bay
93 The Greens Terminus 1 to Al Ghubaiba
8 Al Baraha station 1 to Ibn Battuta station 1


Nurseries/ Educational Institutes

  • Hessa Bint Al Mer Private School
  • Al Maktoum Primary School 
  • GEMS Winchester School
  • Al Wasl University
  • European University College


  • Madinat Dubai
  • Fresh Grab Grocery
  • Al Karama Grocery
  • Al Ras Department Store
  • Village Hub Grocery

Healthcare Facilities

  • Dubai Dental Hospital
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Hospital
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • International Modern Hospital
  • Rashid Hospital

Places of Worship

Mosques Nearby:

  • Bin Zayed Mosque
  • Ali Ibn Abi Talib Mosque
  • Masjid Hareb Bin Hareb 
  • The Grand Bur Dubai Mosque

Churches Nearby:

  • St. Mary’s Catholic Church
  • Maranatha Full Gospel Church
  • Holy Trinity Church

Gurudwara Nearby:

There is no Gurudwara near Mina Rashid.

Hindu Temples Nearby:

  • Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir
  • Shiva Temple
  • Shree Krishna Haveli

Best Hotels in Mina Rashid

Mina Rashid is a well-known tourist attraction with many 5-star restaurants and hotels for tourists worldwide. The hotels are easily accessible via any mode of transportation and provide the best luxuries to each guest.

  • Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2)
  • Royal Ascot Hotel
  • Grayton Hotel by Blazon Hotels
  • Palm Beach Hotel Bur Dubai
  • Smana Hotel Al Raffa


Shopping Centres/ Malls

Mina Rashid is near many shopping centres and malls, which provide affordable products and an excellent shopping experience. These centres also stock items suitable for many tourists every week. 

  • Al Khaleej Center
  • Bur Juman
  • Al Maydan Shopping Center
  • Central Mall
  • Dubai Shopping Centre
  • Dubai Mall by the Sea

Restaurants/ Dining

Mila Rashid is near many restaurants and eateries that serve Arabian, Mediterranean, and Indian food at different price ranges. These restaurants are well-suited for private parties and host many live gigs monthly. 

  • Al Safrah Restaurant 
  • Nuse-Et Steakhouse
  • Gaia
  • Coya
  • Tapa King 
  • Silver Spoon Restaurant

Beaches Nearby

Mina Rashid is a beach spread over 135,625 sq. ft., with a private beach club, The Floating Yacht Club, and Venetian Piazza. It also provides easy access to some other beaches within 15 minutes of driving distance.

  • La Mer Beach
  • North Beach 
  • Jumeirah Public Beach
  • Kite Beach 
  • Al Mamzar Beach Park

Leisure Activities Nearby

Mina Rashid offers many leisure activities to its residents, which are suitable for kids and families. Being a tourist destination itself, you won’t run out of things to do on weekends and holidays. 

  • Mina Rashid Marina 
  • Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House
  • Gulf Water Sports

The Mina Rashid Marina is a 140 million sq. ft. leisure spot that can accommodate yachts 15 to 35 meters long. You can go wild at a party on the yacht or enjoy the waterfront dining options on the yacht or in the nearby Queen Elizabeth 2 Hotel. The Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House was once the royal family’s residence but has now been converted into a museum. This place has collections of unique paintings, jewellery, coins, stamps and photographs, which reconnect every person to the history of the place. 

Gulf Water Sports offers various water sports, such as jet skiing, kite surfing, and paddleboarding, against the backdrop of the beautiful Arabian Gulf. You can also take your kids above the age of 10 and families to the place to do underwater diving and explore the coral reefs.

Mina Rashid - Location Map and Landmarks

City Connections
Shopping Centers
Business Hubs

Distance and commute

Mina Rashid is an excellent residential area in Dubai. It provides thousands of waterfront properties and is also located near many city landmarks. These can be accessed by private and public modes of transportation, including ferry, car, bus, and train. 

  • The Dubai International Airport is just 18 minutes away from Mina Rashid. 
  • It takes only 19 minutes to reach Burj Khalifa. 
  • Mina Rashid is located just 15 minutes away from Al Shindagha and Al Ghubaiba. 
  • The Nusr-Et Steakhouse, known for the Salt Bae and its popular dish baklava, is just 18 minutes' driving distance from Mina Rashid.
Mina Rashid, Dubai

Rating and Reviews

Ahmad Khan
Beautiful neighborhood

This area is so beautiful. Every morning, you wake up to clean surroundings, fresh air and a scenic view of the sea. The locals are also very helpful; we have community parties every other weekend.

Pooja Kumari
Can easily travel anywhere

Mina Rishad is so close to bus stops and the ferry. I can also take shared taxis or cars, available 24 hours a day, so I am never late to go anywhere.

Omar Mohammed
Perfect place to call home

Mina Rishad is the perfect place to call home as it offers the best apartments, which are spacious and pretty. The area is also close to multiple retail shops and grocery stores, which are open at all times of the day.

Mariam Maktoum
Too much traffic

Every day, the place is surrounded by tourists. They spend the whole day loitering around, increasing the community traffic and congestion near such a beautiful place. 

Yasmin Rahman
Amazing Vibes!

Mina Rashid has such an amazing community. Everyone is nice to their neighbours, and there are many recreational activities for kids and people of all ages.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is Mina Rashid freehold?

Yes, Mina Rashid of Dubai is a freehold.

What are the top attractions in Mina Rashid?

Some top attractions in Mina Rasid are Mina Rashid Marina, Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House and Gulf Water Sports.

How do I get to Mina Rashid by bus and metro, and which is the nearest metro station?

The nearest metro station of Mina Rasid is the Al Ghubaiba Green Line station. Residents can also reach the place by taxi or bus to the Al Ghubaiba stop on routes 9, 29, 93 and 8.

What are the best communities in Mina Rashid?

Some of the best communities near Mina Rashid are Al Shindagha, Bur Dubai, Deira and Al Jaddaf.

What are the best hotels and restaurants in Mina Rashid?

Some of Mina Rashid’s best hotels and restaurants are Al Safrah Restaurant, Nuse-Et Steakhouse, Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) and Royal Ascot Hotel.

Which are the famous supermarkets in Mina Rashid?

The famous supermarkets in Mina Rashid are Al Khaleej Center, Bur Juman and Al Maydan Shopping Center.

What are the best schools in Mina Rashid?

The best schools in Mina Rashid are Hessa Bint Al Mer Private School, Al Maktoum Primary School and GEMS Winchester School.

Which are the best hospitals and clinics in Mina Rashid?

Mina Rashid’s best clinics and hospitals are Moorfields Eye Hospital, International Modern Hospital, and Rashid Hospital.

Which are the famous places of worship in Mina Rashid?

Mina Rashid is near many mosques, such as Bin Zayed Mosque, Ali Ibn Abi Talib Mosque and Masjid Hareb Bin Hareb.

What are the pros and cons of living in Mina Rashid?

Mina Rashid is undergoing extensive renovations and changes, increasing noise pollution and congestion. However, the locality has many amenities and offers gorgeous apartments near retail outlets and entertainment zones.

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