Al Bahia
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Al Bahia community has emerged as the new neighborhood on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi. Also identified as New Bahia or Lower Bahia, this low profile community between the E10 and E11 highways is part of Al Shahama. It is a coastal area comprising mangrove plantations along the coastal strip with spacious apartments and peaceful streets. Being a resident of Al Bahia gives you great benefits in terms of a peaceful lifestyle with scenic beauty, elegant mosques, clusters of retail markets and shops. The long street of government-funded villas is broken by wide sandy areas and patches of green sideways which also add more beauty to the place. Al Bahia has close proximity to many important places in Abu Dhabi. One such place is Al Raha, which is a residential area with many apartments available for rent. Properties in Al Bahia are inspired by the Arab culture. Villas have a front yard, a beautiful green garden area, and parking space. The ground floor of the villas has enough space to accommodate a huge gathering. The bedrooms are large and are located on the top floor with bathrooms.


The go-to grocery shopping destinations are the nearby Baqalas and shops inside the community. For bulk grocery shopping, residents can visit popular supermarkets near Al Bahia such as Baniyas Green Grocery and SPAR Express.

Education & Healthcare

If you are worried about your child’s education. There are a number of schools in Al Bahia following different curriculums. Healthcare needs of residents are taken care of as there are many clinics and hospitals in Al Bahia.


New Shahama, the well-developed residential area is on the eastern side of Al Bahia. It has various amenities such as mosques, medical clinics, schools, and restaurants. The popular Yas Island is on the south. Life at Yas Island is fascinating as the place has several trendy restaurants, hotels, club, as well as many recreational activities. Al Bahia shares its north-western border with Al Raha which has spacious apartments for rent along with many facilities such as schools, restaurant, and medical centers. Because the area is remotely located, one might comprehend that life here would be dull, but that’s not true. In fact, the nightlife at Al Bahia is very exciting because of its closeness to Yas Island which is only at an 18-minute drive from here. Yas Island hosts many entertainment events such as musical gigs, theatre performances and much more. Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is one of the most popular events that happen every year at the Yas Marina Circuit. Al Bahia is a low profile area. But considering the increasing popularity and the amenities being offered to its residents, one must give it a shot. If you value a peaceful lifestyle and dream of living close to the sea, Al Bahia is ideal for you.