Considered an ideal place to live, Al Barsha boasts a number of apartment buildings, spacious standalone villas and gated villa communities. Moreover, it has a number of excellent schools in the area making it ideal for families with children to establish themselves. The residents are a mix of locals and expatriates alike.
Al Barsha consists of a beautiful park with a running track that perimeters a man made lake. Facilities include exercise machines, a cycle track, basketball and tennis courts as well as swings and slides for children.
Al Barsha is also home to many commercial spaces and retail outlets. The main attraction is the Mall of the Emirates where you can shop, ski, dine, bowl, ride a roller coaster and much much more.
Al Barsha also boasts 2 other shopping malls, the Barsha Mall and the Union Co-op Hypermarket and a number of restaurants , specialty stores and children’s play areas. The Lulu Centre, Aptly named after its anchor store, The Lulu Hypermarket is a smaller centre with several exchange houses, a few jewellery stores and a pharmacy. This centre is located in close proximity to the Mall of the Emirates and serves a great deal of grocery shoppers.
Al Barsha is a collection of sub-communities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Al Barsha is one of the newer residential developments, and is located in west Dubai, south of Al Sufouh. Al Barsha is bounded by E 11 (Sheikh Zayed Road) and E 311 (Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road). Its various sub communities include: