Mirdif: A well connected suburbia

Once seemingly miles outside of Dubai, Mirdif has grown into a well connected suburbia- with an array shops, nurseries, schools and its own malls – Mirdif Uptown and Mirdif City Centre. Mirdif is a popular choice for families looking to find affordable housing in Dubai. It is located on the outer edge of the city close to the Dubai airport.

Strategically placed away from the big traffic of the city, Mirdif is tranquil and it is easy to cruise around the area in your car without being stuck in traffic jams for hours on end.


Easily accessible from arterial highways

The area is located approximately 14km away from Deira City Centre to the south-east. It borders Al Mizhar from the north and Al Warqaa from the south. To the east is the Al Mushrif public park. Located adjacent to the Rashidiya Metro station and the Dubai International Airport, Mirdif is easily accessible from arterial highways including Emirates Road, Airport road, Al Khail and Al Awir Road. Connected bridges form a key element towards an accessible community in Mirdif. Key locations within easy reach are Downtown, Dubai, Healthcare City and Dubailand, meaning that all of your living requirements are conveniently met.

Uptown Mirdif offers a number of community shops including Spinneys supermarket, The Mirdif City Centre mall offers more than 350 shops including a Carrefour hypermarket. The DragonMart at International City and the Festival Centre at Dubai Festival City are just a short drive away.


Mirdif provides access to a great number of schools and nurseries.

Schools in and around Mirdif include Al Mizhar American Academy, GEMS Royal School Dubai, Star International School Al Twar, Deira International School and Universal American School. For parents with toddlers, there are several nurseries located in Mirdif including the Emirates British Nursery, Small Steps Nursery and Super Kids Montessori Nursery. Primary school options are also plentiful and easily accessible; some of these are Al Mizhar American Academy for Girls, Dubai English Speaking College, Royal Dubai and Uptown School. All of these schools are within a ten-minute drive from Mirdif.


The metro station closest to Mirdif is the Rashidiya Metro Station (Red Line). Feeder buses F10 and F3 depart from the station and take 8 and 11 minutes respectively to reach Mirdif area.


Mirdif also has numerous mosques and healthcare clinics available in the surrounding. While Mirdif is on the outer edge of the city there are numerous outdoor parks near the community to enjoy including: Mushrif Park, Mirdif Park, Rashidiya Park and Garhoud Park.


Sherwood’s has set Mirdif Tulip against a backdrop of lush nature. Located on the edge of Mushirif Park – the oldest and biggest park in Dubai – residents have a perfect oasis on their doorstep. At Mirdif Tulip, the focus is on quality of life: every day is a pleasure as you enjoy the relaxing views of Mushrif Park and the refreshing, healthy, natural environment. Stay tuned for more details on Mirdif Tulip – Parkside Living.

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