Deira Dubai



Deira is located at the north of Dubai Creek, Sharjah, and the Persian Gulf. It is the oldest commercial district in Dubai. Deira is one of the well – known places in the emirates to work and live in. It is a major trading hub and is main attraction amongst tourists for the glittering Gold Souk.

Port Saeed is nestled in the heart of Deira and played a major role in putting this emirate on the global map. Deira is home to some of the oldest retail centre, offices and government buildings. Al Ahmadiya School and the Heritage House are remarkable relics of the city’s rich history.

Deira is the world-leading tourist spot with a selection of bustling malls and trendy hotels. The residents living in Deira has one of the biggest benefits of unbeatable cultural awareness that offers you and your family emirate’s awe-inspiring journey.

 Key Features

  • L ocated close Bur Dubai
  •  Known as the commercial hub of old Dubai
  •  Home to the Al Ahmadiya School & Heritage House
  •  A trading hub for shipping spices, and textiles
  •  Close to Al Ghurair Centre and Deira City Centre

Located close to Bur Dubai, Deira is a residential community and offers apartments for rent in the city at affordable prices. Residential buildings in Deira include Al Rigga, Abu Hail, Port Saeed, Naif, Deira Riggat Al Buteen and Al Murur.

Deira will also offer few villas in the sub-communities of Hor Al Anz and Abu Hail. This residential development is popular among individuals, families, ex-pats and locals. Deira is a mixed-use community and offers convenient studios and spacious apartments. it is the oldest residential area in the city and is close to the Palm Deira, Dubai International Airport, Downtown Dubai, Dubai Mall, and Burj Khalifa.


  •  Schools
  •  Malls
  •  Parking spaces
  •  Retail Outlets
  •  Shops
  •  Cafes
  •  Restaurants
  •  Mosque

 Most popular communities in Deira

  •  Al Muteena
  •  Al Rigga
  •  Al Murar
  •  Abu Hail 

Hotels in Deira

Deira is filled with cultural heritage and souks sites and is an older part of Dubai. Many residents and tourists prefer staying in hotels including

  •  Crowne Plaza Dubai Deira
  •  Coral Dubai Deira Hotel
  •  Avani Deira Dubai Hotel
  •  Hyatt Regency Dubai Deira
  •  Hotel Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre

 Supermarkets in Deira

There are several supermarkets in Deira such as Al Ghurair Centre, Deira City Centre, and Carrefour. Home delivery option is also available. The residents and tourists will have an opportunity to enjoy retail, leisure, dining and entertainment options.

Temples, Churches & Mosques

There are several mosques available in Deira including The Omar Ali Bin Haider, Nasser Abdulla Hussain Mosque, Al Rigga Mosque, and the Saifee Masjid. JA1 Church and St Mary’s Church is the nearest option for the residents of Deira. Shiva and Krishna temples are located in Bur Dubai just 15-minute drive from Deira.


Deira offers many well – known educational institutions such as Deira International Schools and Deira Private School.

Nearby Places

  •  Dubai International City
  •  Downtown Dubai
  •  Al Garhoud
  •  Bur Dubai
  •  Sheikh Zayed Road
  •  Dubai Mall
  •  Deira City Centre