Dhs2 billion retail hub coming to Dubai’s Jumeirah Village


Dhs2 billion retail hub coming to Dubai’s Jumeirah Village
Property developer Nakheel signed a contract worth Dhs1.5 billion for the construction of its Al Khail Avenue retail, dining and entertainment hub.

The developer also announced on Tuesday that it is now bringing hospitality into the mix by adding a 252 room hotel to the complex.

The contract was awarded to UAE-based Dhabi Contracting LLC, with construction set to begin in early October.

Directly connected to Al Khail Avenue and its 350 shops, restaurants and entertainment outlets, the 18-storey hotel will feature an all-day restaurant, coffee shop, lounge, outdoor terrace, pool deck gymnasium and car park.

The hotel and leisure club will offer JVT community residents club membership at preferential rates.

Scheduled for completion in Q1 2019, the two million sq ft Al Khail Avenue has more than 1.2 million sq ft of leasable space, of which around 70 per cent is booked. Confirmed outlets include a 14-screen Reel Cinemas complex and a Waitrose supermarket . There will also be a 4,000-space multi-storey car park which can be accessed directly from Al Khail Road