Al Satwa is a neighborhood in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, consisting of high-density retail outlets and private residential housing. Al Satwa is a predominantly expatriate community, with low-rise buildings separated by busy streets, lined with quaint shops and cafes.
Conveniently located near some major landmarks, it is a much-awaited destination of choice for locals, expatriates, families and working professionals. The pristine environment with access to some of the best amenities enhances the community's overall standard of living. One of the biggest benefits of living in Al Satwa is a mixed culture of Indians, Pakistanis, Philipinos and Arabs all living in harmony together. It is primarily an expatriate community with low-rise buildings separated by busy streets, which are lined with quaint shops and cafes. It is quite synonymous with areas like Al Karma and Bur Dubai which are perennial favourites for residents.
Al Satwa Bus Station relates bus routes from all over Dubai and due to the popularity of this area; it is easy to take a taxi. It has several metro stations, including Al Jafalia and the Dubai World Trade Center, both of which are easily accessible by a 5-minute bus ride.