Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) is a technology park currently under development that aims to become Dubai’s equivalent of Silicon Valley. Although much of the 7.2 square kilometre project is commercial, it has significant residential components.
The Premier Inn Dubai Silicon Oasis opened in May 2009.
Real Estate – Villas and Apartments
The residential element of Dubai Silicon Oasis includes both villas and apartments.
Cedre Villas is a gated community with just over 1,000 three to five-bedroom villas. Modern, traditional, and Arabic designs were built. Facilities include a community centre, community swimming pools, play areas, and a tennis court.
Semmer Villas features over 500 three-bedroom villas and is situated at the south-western corner of the development. It also offers a community centre and recreational facilities.
The Coral, Ruby, Sapphire, and Jade Residences are towers with one, two, and three-bedroom apartments.
The Silicon Star tower also offers a range of one, two, and three-bedroom apartments. Facilities include a rooftop swimming pool and gyms.
The Cedre Shopping Center features a Spinneys supermarket and an MMI liquor store.
The Dubai Outlet Mall is just a short drive from Dubai Silicon Oasis.
Schools in and around Dubai Silicon Oasis include Dubai English Speaking College, GEMS Wellington Academy, and Repton School Dubai.