Villas for rent in The Lakes
The well know Lakes community is built up of six established sub-communities, known as Deema, Forat, Maeen, Zulal and Ghadeer, Hattan. The is a community located within Emirates Living, and is a mix of freehold villas and townhouses and has a total of 996 dwellings. The mixture of independent villas and townhouses range from 2 – 7 bedrooms. Typically, a standard two-bedroom townhouse in the Lakes would range in size from 2,100sq ft (approximately) with the largest of all the types in the Lakes, which is the Hatten and would typically start from 7,544 square feet. As the community has been less densely planned than many other Dubai developments, this allows generous plot sizes and spacious properties.
The Lakes is a popular place to rent for expats, the sub-communities within the Lakes community are scattered with a variety of facilities. As the name suggests, The Lakes, offers several beautiful lakes as well as many outdoor communal spaces with barbeque areas and children’s play parks. Residents of The Lakes are often seen jogging around the community and the parks, or enjoying one of the many swimming pools in the community. There is a huge football field incorporating a full-size basketball court, two tennis courts and a children’s playground, shared with the neighbouring community of Hattan at Emirates Golf Club.
If you rent in The Lakes you and your family will be able to make the most of the below community features.
- 9 adult community swimming pools
- 9 children’s community swimming pools
- 10 outdoor children’s play areas
- 9 mini basketball courts
- 1 football field (including a full-size basketball and two full-size tennis courts plus one children’s play area shared between Lakes & Hattan)
- 4 lakes
- 9 barbecue areas
- Reform Bar and social Club
- The Lakes Club
The Lakes has been developed next to Emirate Hills located just off Sheikh Zayed Road and The Meadows, which has its town center with an array of amenities and shopping outlets. The Lakes community enjoys close access to Jumeirah Lake Towers, Dubai Marina, Dubai Internet City and Palm Jumeirah, making it one of the most desirable villa communities to rent in Dubai for expats.
Education in The Lakes
There are some exceptional schools in and around the Lakes, including the Raffles International School, the Dubai International Academy and the Lakes Garden Nursery. The Raffles International School is an international school for Kindergarten to Year 13 and follows the National Curriculum of England. The school has a deep history of offering world-class education. The Lakes Garden Nursery is located just as you enter the Lakes community. The nursery is part of the Raffles International School group.