Best Buildings In JBR For Buying And Renting

10th May 2024buying

Best Buildings in Jumeirah Beach Residence for a Luxurious Seaside Lifestyle

Jumeirah Beach Residence – or JBR as it is more commonly known – is a beachfront community in Dubai with over 35 residential towers. It has a lively atmosphere and one of the best seaside lifestyles that money can buy.

Almost all the towers, including the newest buildings in JBR, offer residential units for purchase or lease. These range from studios and one-bedroom flats to 4-bedroom units and penthouses.

Most units are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and amenities. Some even have spacious apartments with floor-to-ceiling windows where you can enjoy views of the sea and the city.

For investors, JBR presents an opportunity for a high return on investment, with studios generating the highest returns (as much as 6.4 percent).

Whether you’re looking for a seaside home or a profitable investment, the best buildings in JBR for sale hold a lot of promise. This guide will take you through the most appealing towers in the area and the various reasons why they are worth checking out while shopping for properties for sale in JBR.


Jumeirah Gate

Jumeirah Gate is a standout residential tower offering a dreamy seaside lifestyle. Part of The Address Residences Jumeirah Resort and Spa, this mixed-use development perfectly blends residential, hotel, and retail components.

Many residential units in Jumeirah Gate have awe-inspiring views of iconic landmarks, including:

Besides this, residents can enjoy a range of top-tier amenities, such as swimming pools, a gymnasium, a children’s playground, communal gardens, and direct access to the sandy beach of JBR.

Living in Jumeirah Gate offers a wealth of recreational and entertainment options. The tower boasts luxurious amenities such as fitness centers, spa facilities, and landscaped gardens. Its vibrant beachfront promenade, The Walk, offers various dining, shopping, and entertainment options. If you choose to live there, you can also enjoy water sports activities and beach clubs.

Accessibility-wise, Jumeirah Gate is strategically positioned for easy access to public transportation. The Dubai Tram and Dubai Metro stations are within walking distance, making commuting to other parts of the city a breeze. Plus, Jumeirah Gate Tower 1 is close to major highways, so car travel is convenient for its residents.


Sadaf is one of the six clusters of Jumeirah Beach Residence.

According to research, this complex is the most popular among the towers, which is one of the reasons it gained a spot in our list of the best buildings to buy an apartment in the JBR.

In terms of rent, Sadaf also has a high rental yield, with four-bedroom apartments generating the highest ROI. Its popularity stems from the diverse range of units and luxurious amenities offered that leave little to be desired.

Sadaf makes residing near the beach both comfortable and fulfilling. Comprising eight buildings that reach as high as 48 stories, it offers one- to four-bedroom units, as well as four-bedroom penthouses.

If you choose to buy an apartment here, you can enjoy a range of fitness, security, parking, and leisure facilities, including:

  • Swimming pool
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Basketball and tennis courts
  • Barbecue facility

A couple of ground-floor retail establishments offer essential goods and services, such as a supermarket, bakery, pharmacy, nursery, laundry shop, restaurants, and salons for men and women.

And because of JBR’s strategic location, Sadaf residents have easy access to key areas with their own cars or public transportation. Here are a few examples:

  • Sheikh Zayed Road is only a six-minute drive away.
  • The Jumeirah Beach Residence 1 Tram Stop is six minutes away by foot.
  • The Seaside Bus Stop, where you can board buses 8, 84, and N55, is five minutes away by foot.
  • DMCC Metro Station, which is linked to the Dubai Metro Red Line, can be reached within six minutes by car.

Sadaf is also accessible to other highways that connect to important destinations in Dubai. Residents have several transport options, including taxis, buses, and the metro.


Rimal is the second most popular of the six building clusters in JBR. Composed of six towers, this complex offers similar units to Sadaf available for freehold. The entire complex was completed in 2007.

This cluster of residential towers is nestled near the Bahar cluster and is located a few minutes away from the beach on foot and 12 minutes from the Dubai Marina Mall by car.

Amenities and facilities in this part of JBR range from gyms and swimming pools to 24-hour concierge services and spacious parking spaces. Some buildings, particularly Rimal 4, also welcome pets.

Developers also prioritize safety in Rimal. In fact, it is designed based on international standards and has a working fire fighting system.


Like Rimal, Murjan also has six towers that offer a wide range of properties. It is built along King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street, just a four-minute drive from the beach.

Two-bedroom flats are the most popular in Murjan, followed by:

  • Three-bedroom apartments
  • One-bedroom flats
  • Studio apartments
  • Four-bedroom apartments
  • Five-bedroom flats

Murjan also has four- to five-bedroom penthouses, each with four to five bathrooms, a balcony, a kitchen, a living and dining room, and a private pool. Below are some other amenities you can expect from this part of JBR:

  • Covered car park
  • Medical center
  • Mini mart
  • Gym
  • Community center

Residents can access other parts of JBR and Dubai via the Jumeirah Beach Residence 1 Tram Stop that’s only about three minutes away from the complex on foot.


The Bahar tower cluster is considered the best choice for those looking for two-bedroom apartments to rent in JBR. It features ‌seven high-rise towers: five residential buildings and two hotels, Hilton Dubai The Walk and Delta by Marriott.

Most residential buildings in Bahar are equipped with fitness centers, free parking, and outdoor pools. If you choose to buy or rent a property here, you will also live very close to Marina Beach (600 meters) and Hidden Beach (1.2 kilometers).

You’ll also enjoy a spacious home with a fully equipped kitchen and lovely balcony views. The towers also feature high-speed elevators to get you to the higher floors safely and quickly.


The Shams tower cluster in JBR has been quickly filling up with residents because of the modern lifestyle it offers. It comprises four towers and has a high-end lobby and a business center.

Here, you’ll find a variety of properties to choose from, including:

  • One-bedroom units
  • Two-bedroom apartments
  • Three-bedroom flats
  • Four-bedroom units
  • Penthouses

The Shams cluster offers amenities like expansive parking, fully-equipped gyms, and state-of-the-art security. It also features saunas, jacuzzis, a barbecue area, play areas for children, and facilities for People of Determination.

La Vie

If you love the magnificent views, jaw-dropping landscapes, and complete service provided in resorts, you’ll absolutely adore living in La Vie. This newest addition to the Dubai Marina skyline can give you everything you love about staying in a resort and more.

Want to experience top-level comfort and luxury every time you wake up? Consider buying a one-, two-, three-, or four-bedroom unit in La Vie with cozy interiors designed to perfection down to the smallest detail.

Inspired by Miami art déco style, La Vie apartments for sale in JBR have a balcony where you can rest after a busy day while enjoying the view from floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the room with natural light.

If you decide to buy property here, you’ll also enjoy the following amenities:

  • 31-meter-long pool
  • Private beach access for residents only
  • Indoor and outdoor gym
  • Kids area
  • Barbecue area

Travel-wise, La Vie Tower is only 10 minutes from Dubai Media City and five minutes away from Sheikh Zayed Road by car. On top of that, you can reach the Dubai International Airport in just 20 minutes by car, making it an excellent base if you travel abroad often.


If you’re looking for properties that are in development, don’t forget to check out Sensoria at Five Luxe, a 42-storey residential building that could potentially become one of the best buildings for rent in JBR.

The building houses a secure assortment of three-, four-, and five-bedroom residences, each offering buyers the opportunity to experience a high-end beachfront lifestyle complemented by top-tier amenities and conveniences.

It is conveniently located next to the Five Lux hotel, offering residents direct access to a 125-meter private beach. With well-thought-out floor plans, 3.5-meter ceilings, and a light color palette, each unit looks and feels like a spacious canvas waiting to be painted with your own memories as you enjoy a comfortable seaside lifestyle.

The building is designed to cater to every need of its residents, offering amenities such as:

  • Spacious terraces
  • Swimming pools
  • Recreation areas
  • Gymnasium
  • Paddle tennis courts
  • Spa and sauna

Sensoria residences also have minimalist interiors that feature a monochromatic color palette, clean lines, natural materials, and abundant light. Some are even furnished with luxury-branded furniture, high-end appliances for bespoke kitchens, and natural stone curved bathtubs and bathrooms that exude luxury.

Seaside Splendor Awaits

Discover unparalleled luxury living in the finest towers of Jumeirah Beach Residence. 

From the iconic Jumeirah Gate to the vibrant Sadaf and the resort-like La Vie, each building offers a unique blend of features and amenities, promising a lifestyle beyond compare.

Explore JBR properties for rent and sale to get your own slice of seaside paradise. 

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