Al Sufouh

Al Sufouh is an area in western Dubai, bordered by the Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Marina, Al Barsha, and Emirates Hills. It is home to a number of free zones such as Dubai Knowledge Village, Dubai Internet City, and Dubai Media City.

Real Estate

In stark contrast to the apartment towers of its neighbour the Dubai Marina, residential properties in Al Sufouh are mainly expensive villas.


Hotels and places to stay in and around Al Sufouh include:

  • Holiday Inn Express Dubai Internet City
  • Jumeirah Al Qasr
  • Jumeirah Dar Al Masyaf
  • Fraser Suites Hotel and Apartments
  • Grand Plaza Movenpick


Restaurants in Al Sufouh are listed below.

The list was last updated on Sunday 4th of October 2020.

Pai ThaiMadinat Jumeirah Resort
Al Sufouh
Thai$$$Thai restaurant at Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah. Spectacular view over the waterway of the Madinat Jumeirah. Arrive by abra.
[Trip Advisor]
PubliqueMadinat Jumeirah Resort
Al Sufouh
French$$French restaurant and bar at the Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Alpine-themed.
[Trip Advisor]
ShimmersMadinat Jumeirah Resort
Al Sufouh
Greek, Mediterranean$$Restaurant on the private beach at Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah. Offers a Greek/Mediterranean menu. Stunning views of the Persian Gulf and Burj Al Arab.
[Trip Advisor]
Taverna Greek KitchenMadinat Jumeirah Resort
Al Sufouh
Greek$$Greek restaurant at the Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Licensed. Rustic interior.
[Trip Advisor]


Shopping malls in and around Al Sufouh include the Souk Madinat Jumeirah and the Mall of the Emirates.

Attractions & Entertainment

There are plenty of entertainment options nearby such as the Wild Wadi Water Park plus the cinema, indoor ski centre, and other attractions at the Mall of the Emirates.

Championship golf courses within easy reach are the Faldo Course, The Majlis Course, and The Montgomerie.


Schools in Al Sufouh include the Wellington International School and Dubai College. Both follow the National Curriculum for England.


There are two Dubai Metro stations in Al Sufouh;  Al Khail Metro Station and Dubai Internet City Metro Station. Both stations are on the Red Line.

The Dubai Tram opened in November 2014. The route loops around Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence before heading into Al Sufouh.

Those wishing to ride the Palm Jumeirah Monorail can begin their journey at Gateway Station.

Map of Al Sufouh

Interactive map of Al Sufouh. Places of interest in adjacent areas such as the Palm Jumeirah and Al Barsha are also shown.