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Real Estate in Eastern Mangrove

Eastern Mangrove is a neighbourhood in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, which is strategically located between Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Street and the Arabian Gulf. Neighbouring districts of Eastern Mangrove include Zone 1 of Mohammed bin Zayed City, Al Rawdah and Al Mushrif. Al Bateen Executive Airport, which is the only exclusive business airport in the MENA region, is less than a 10-minute drive away, whilst travel time to Abu Dhabi International Airport will take about a 20-minute drive.


About the district


Eastern Mangrove

Residents and visitors of the Eastern Mangrove area have easy access to the well-developed infrastructure within the district, which includes Dolphin Park, Eastern Mangrove Park, Eastern Mangroves Promenade, Al Gurm Corniche and various dining options such as Burger on Wheels, Peppermill and so on. Other necessary facilities and amenities within the infrastructure are located in the vicinity and include Brighton College Abu Dhabi, Al Zafranah clinic, Carrefour, AlSeef Village Mall, Health Shield Medical Center, American International School, and many more.

Eastern Mangrove is well-connected to the central parts of the emirate and provides residents with a secluded and quiet lifestyle. Zayed Sports City stadium and one of the most famous landmarks in Abu Dhabi, the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, can be reached in less than a 10-minute drive from the area.

Economic attractiveness

Residential complexes in Eastern Mangrove are ideally suited for families with children, as well as for young couples due to the different layouts and property sizes available. The district has a strategic location between the Arabian Gulf and Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Street, which provides the residents of Eastern Mangrove with amazing views of the surrounding areas.

The starting rental price for a 1-bedroom apartment in the Eastern Mangrove complex constitutes AED 75,000 (USD 20,500) per annum, and the average rental cost for a 4-bedroom villa constitutes AED 270,000 (USD 73,500) per year.

The rental price for a 4-bedroom villa in the Mangrove One complex starts from AED 290,000 (USD 79,000) per annum.

Best real estate projects

The waterfront community of Eastern Mangrove offers a couple of residential complexes with luxury residences such as Mangrove One and Eastern Mangroves Complex. Both of these projects are completed.

Mangrove One is a villa community by the development company Al Jimi Real Estate. The total number of villas in this sub-community constitutes 101, and properties are presented in eight configurations: A, B, C, D, G, H, I and J. Depending on the type, villas with 3 and 4 bedrooms can have an outdoor terrace, a private study room, a leisure swimming pool, cinema room, and either a family room or covered entertainment area.

The Mangrove One complex is targeted towards families with children due to the spacious layouts of the villas, with property sizes varying from 3,896 sq. ft to 6,619 sq. ft. Residents and visitors of the community benefit from private landscaped gardens, a yoga studio, indoor and outdoor playground areas, as well as a privilege card. There are CCTV cameras and round-the-clock security systems throughout Mangrove One. Open and covered parking spaces are available for residents and there are also guest parking spaces for visitors of the complex.

Eastern Mangroves is the only development that backs directly onto the mangroves in the region. The complex consists of 6 residential buildings which feature 1, 2 and 3-bedroom apartments. Units have spacious balconies from which residents can benefit from panoramic views of the waterfront community. Property sizes of the modern residences in Eastern Mangroves range from 950 sq. ft to 2,600 sq. ft. There are also 4-bedroom villas in the complex, which have floor plan areas from 3,600 sq. ft to 5,360 sq. ft. Properties in the project will be available in a variety of layouts and architectural designs, which include Emirati, GCC and Western. Residents of the Eastern Mangroves complex can enjoy various amenities such as gym services, and all residences come with well-equipped bathrooms and kitchens, as well as high-end fixtures.


Eastern Mangrove is a unique district that is located within the vicinity of the Mangrove National Park. The mangrove park has 60 kinds of birds and is one of the major landmarks of the emirate of Abu Dhabi. Here visitors can enjoy kayaking on water channels as well as take part in other water activities. The reserve is one of the most significant natural resources of the emirate and is protected by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi, as about 75% of the mangrove forests in the UAE are located here.

The waterfront promenade adjacent to the Mangrove National Park, called Al Gurm Corniche, is a popular recreation attraction among residents of Eastern Mangrove. There are a lot of rest areas, recreational activities and leisure spaces here. The landmark can be easily reached by car and there is a parking facility for 315 vehicles in Al Gurm Corniche.

Eastern Mangroves Promenade is another attraction of the area and is a retail and lifestyle hub with plenty of health and leisure outlets as well as restaurants in the area of Eastern Mangrove. The destination is connected to the 5-star Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel Abu Dhabi. The promenade has a design style inspired by an outdoor market, and the buildings along the Eastern Mangroves Promenade feature an open pedestrian zone which is ideally suited for jogging and cycling. The attraction offers restaurants of different cuisines such as Flooka with Mediterranean seafood, Peppermill with Indian cuisine and much more. There is also a 50-berth Eastern Mangroves Marina with extensive parking facilities in the area.

How Can We Help?

Our company, Metropolitan Capital Real Estate, will provide you with a full range of services related to real estate. Our highly-skilled professionals will help you to choose and purchase a residence in the Eastern Mangrove area, as well as create a long-term income plan in the future from your purchased real estate. They can also lead the process in reselling the property on more favourable terms, or assist in providing our property management service.