Is New York styled ‘Central Park’ coming to Dubai?

By Rajive Singh

Neighbourhood coming up at City Walk

DUBAI 22 February 2019: Meraas has unveiled plans for Central Park at City Walk, a new residential neighbourhood which will surround a 40,000 sqm private park in the heart of Dubai.

Spanning 230,000 sqm, Central Park at City Walk will include 12 terraced mid-rise residential buildings with 187 spacious one- to four-bedroom units that overlook a year-round fertile park, with Dubai’s majestic downtown skyline in the background.

The new community will have a wide-range of active lifestyle amenities, including tennis and basketball courts, swimming pools, spas, cafes and a multi-purpose kids play area.

Central Park at City Walk will also be one of the most connected and easiest to access communities in the city. Just two minutes from City Walk’s retail complex and the 17,000 capacity Dubai Arena.

City Walk will be a 10-minute drive from Jumeirah Beach, 15 minutes from the Burj Al Arab, 15 minutes from Dubai International Airport and 20 minutes from Dubai Marina. It will have convenient transport links, including Dubai metro and bus stations nearby. Tthe park will be car-free and pedestrian-friendly.

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