Gardenia Bay by Aldar Properties
About the project
Gardenia Bay is an outstanding community presented by Aldar Properties in a prestigious neighbourhood on Yas Island, next to Yas Gateway Park and other iconic entertainment facilities within the area. The nature-inspired development is designed to provide its future owners with a resort lifestyle along the shores of the Arabian Gulf.
The project offers about 2,400 properties spread across several mid-rise buildings. Interested buyers can currently choose from the first 210 units, including cozy studios and stylish apartments with 1–3 bedrooms. Floor plans vary in size from 473 sq. ft to 1,938 sq. ft, and the design of the residences can be customized according to the buyers preferences in either a dark or light colour palette. All properties feature a private balcony and floor-to-ceiling windows that boast stunning views of the canal and the landscaped community area.
Similar to all of the high-end projects by Aldar Properties, Gardenia Bay will incorporate sustainable technologies, including reduced energy consumption, smart water metres, and the use of recycled materials. The developer is committed to meet the Pearl 3 Estidama rating for all the buildings within the complex.
Gardenia Bay is ready to offer the best of waterfront living with a variety of social amenities. The carefully designed master plan provides plenty of green spaces, gardens, walking paths and a stretched promenade for strolling along the canal.
Residents will be able to enjoy a beach experience and a swimming pool right on their doorstep, and for those committed to a dynamic lifestyle, the complex will have a gym with a spa, a yoga area, a fitness trail and outdoor sports courts. A sense of community will be added through shared dining venues, co-working spaces, a private movie lounge, meeting rooms, children's play zones and other common spaces. The master plan of the development also provides a retail plaza with stores, cafes and restaurants.
Pet owners will be pleased to know that the Gardenia Bay project is pet-friendly.
The community will offer its residents the opportunity to experience the vibrant life of Yas Island, which is full of entertainment and fun for the whole family to enjoy. Within a 10-minute drive from the residential complex, there are iconic attractions such as Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi and Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, while SeaWorld Abu Dhabi is just a short distance away.
Yas Mall is a large shopping centre with numerous boutiques, restaurants, a cinema and other recreational options for adults and kids to experience. For everyday shopping, residents of Gardenia Bay can choose the nearby Carrefour Market.
The nearest educational facility is Blossom Nursery — Yas Water's Edge, and can be reached in just 5 minutes’ by car or within a 15 minute walk from the development. There are several prestigious schools on Yas Island, including Yas American Academy, SABIS International School and Yas School. All of these establishments are located within a 10 minute drive from the community. The same amount of time is required to get to medical facilities. Residents of Gardenia Bay can visit Yas Marina Circuit Medical Center, Bioclinic Medical Center, and Health and life camp.
Gardenia Bay will be located next to Yas Gateway Park, which is ideal for outdoor strolls and family picnics. Visitors to the park can enjoy an interactive fountain, plenty of green spaces, a short golf course and other sport grounds.
- 5–15 minutes SeaWorld Abu Dhabi, Yas Mall, Yas Gateway Park, Al Raha Beach
- 20–35 minutes Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi International Airport, central part of Abu Dhabi
Gardenia Bay is nestled at the entrance of Yas Island with convenient access to Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed St, which is one of the main highways of the emirate. Residents can take advantage of excellent transportation links to quickly reach other parts of Abu Dhabi. Travel time to Al Raha Beach and Abu Dhabi International Airport is no more than 15 minutes’ away by car. The central part of Abu Dhabi can be reached in less than half an hour.
Those who prefer to travel by public transport can use Al Maha St / Gateway Park South bus stops, which are located within walking distance from the complex.
Residents of Gardenia Bay can enrich their recreational experience by exploring Saadiyat Island, which is becoming the Cultural District of the emirate thanks to its world-famous museums and art galleries. Unique cultural attractions of the area include Louvre Abu Dhabi, Manarat Al Saadiyat and the upcoming Guggenheim Abu Dhabi and Zayed National Museum. Saadiyat Island is located within a 20 minute drive from the development.
Gardenia Bay real estate will suit a wide range of buyers. The project offers apartments and studios with thoughtfully planned layouts and stylish designs. Future owners will enjoy a variety of amenities for recreation, work and socializing.
Purchasing off-plan real estate will not require a high initial investment, as the developer offers a comfortable payment plan. Once the construction is completed, the price of the units will increase and they can be resold on favourable terms. The commissioning of Gardenia Bay is scheduled for Q2 2027.
With its prime location along the Arabian Gulf and its close proximity to the incredible entertainment and shopping attractions of Yas Island, properties within the community will be highly sought after by tenants. Buying a studio or apartment in Gardenia Bay will be a profitable investment tool to generate passive rental income for those who want to become landlords. The average rental price for a one-bedroom apartment on Yas Island is AED 65K (USD 14K) per year. Therefore, according to the data for Q3 2023, the return on investment for this type of real estate can reach 6.4%.