Here’s What You Should Know About Dubai’s Bluewaters Island


This gigantic wheel off the coast of Jumeirah Beach Residence has been a talk of the town for quite some time. Ain Dubai will become the world’s largest observation wheel positioned in the centre of Dubai’s newest man-made creation, Bluewaters Island.

Bluewaters Island is a world-class development by Meraas, the 210-metre tall Ain Dubai is set to be a monumental landmark and the centrepiece of the island alongside stylish low-rise residences, and a selection of international food and retail outlets.

The Dhs 6 Billion man-made project is visible from the beach with just around 300-metres away off the coast of JBR. Residents and visitors can enjoy exceptional waterfront living with more than 600 residences up for grabs featuring luxury apartments, townhouses, and penthouses as well as five-star hotels, beach clubs, and a plethora of leisure amenities for everyone.

Residence and Investment

Bluewaters Island offers a remarkable destination for people who want to live, work, and invest a property. The master community offers 10 mid-rise residential buildings, which will feature 698 apartments, 4 lavish penthouses, and 17 townhomes. Bluewaters Residences offers 1, 2, 3, and 4-bedroom apartments and will highlight its floor-to-ceiling glass windows for unobstructed sea and Ain Dubai views, while 5-bedroom penthouses feature 360-degree views.

Residents can experience superior quality homes that are finished with a neutral palette, a minimalist style, Scandinavian wooden floors, and elegant metallic fixtures as well as a modern open-plan kitchen. Additionally, residents can enjoy amenities such as gyms, swimming pools, and green pedestrian areas.

World-class Leisure and Recreational Hubs

With more than 200 retail and dining outlets and the magnificent Ain Dubai, five-star hotels and world-class entertainment hubs, Bluewaters Island is definitely an all-in-one high-end destination. The island will hosts a plethora of renowned amusement hubs such as the famous Madame Tussauds Museum and will feature the spectacular vertical gardens.

Madame Tussauds Museum

Residents and tourists can enjoy community spaces with an interesting feature called “mushrooms” that will provide shading and lighting effects in the walkways. People can access nearby public beach connected by a pedestrian bridge. Residential parking will also have separate access from the retail area and will host over 2400 parking spaces.


If you’re worried to pass on the traffic at JBR and Dubai Marina, Bluewaters Island is accessible via direct bridge to and from the Sheikh Zayed Road. Residents and visitors can also use the new monorail for more convenient travel going to the island.

By 2020, Bluewaters Island location is going to be central as it provides easy access to some of the city’s prime areas including Dubai World Central (DWC) being 30 minutes away, Expo 2020 site 22 minutes away, Downtown Dubai is 20 minutes away and Abu Dhabi is a short 45-minute drive.

More About Ain Dubai

The centrepiece of the island, Ain Dubai will become the world’s largest observation wheel. The enormous structure will soon be a global landmark and will definitely make bluewaters island as one of the city’s sought-after location.

The structure was first known as Dubai-I, the observation wheel can carry 1,400 passengers in its 48 spacious capsules, which will offer 360-degree views with its glass windows. The assembled hub and spindle is more or less 40 metres long and 20 metres high weighing a massive 1,805 tons equivalent to four A380 aircrafts and expected to be ready in 2019.

Ain Dubai is set to be Bluewaters Island focal point alongside stunning residential community and a wide range of entertainment, retail, and hospitality offerings. Bluewaters Island embodies a world-class destination that is committed to deliver distinct residential and commercial experience ideal for everyone.

Here’s a video of our luxury specialists Ms. Nastya Chaykina and Ms. Loulwa Al Atasi as they give us an inside brief about Bluewaters Island. Take a look!




  •  sabeegahalamin   

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    I have walked through this blue water island all along and it’s a beautiful view. The main attraction is the big wheel that stands tall. It’s also the best man made developed Island in Dubai. It’s has been well structured and there are many real estate investments and developments going on. It’s a perfect place to live and enjoy one’s life. Thanks for sharing details about this blue water island through this article.

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