Al Wasl

Al Wasl is an area in west Dubai, sandwiched between Jumeirah and Downtown Dubai/Business Bay.

Aerial view of Al Wasl, Dubai
Aerial view of Al Wasl


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

  • La Ville Hotel & Suites CITY WALK Dubai, Autograph Collection
  • Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai
  • Towers Rotana - Dubai
  • Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road


CITY WALK is an urban development with a good choice of shops. The Dubai Mall and Souk Al Bahar, both at Downtown Dubai, are easily reached.


CITY WALK offers a number of quality restaurants. More choices can be found at the Dubai Mall and Souk Al Bahar.

Attractions & Entertainment

Safa Park is an urban park and one of Dubai’s most pleasant open spaces. It offers tennis and basketball courts, a fairground, boating lake, perimeter running track, barbeque areas, bike rentals, and a pavilion with video games.

CITY WALK is home to a 10-screen cinema and several other attractions.


Schools in Al Wasl include the Horizon School, a British primary school, and the Dubai Japanese School.


The Dubai Metro Red Line runs along the Sheikh Zayed Road. The stations serving Al Wasl are Business Bay Metro Station and Burj Khalifa Dubai Mall Metro Station.

Map of Al Wasl

Interactive map of Al Wasl.

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