The World Islands

World Island Dubai is one of the most famous Dubai off-plan projects developed by Nakheel, one of the finest developers of Dubai. Located off the Dubai coast, this project is spread over 300 small islands formed in the shape of the continents. World Island Dubai is the most interesting and diverse development in the United Arab Emirates. 

The World islands are placed in a way that they form the whole world map, created from sand dredged from the shallow coastal waters along Dubai's shoreline in order to join several other manmade islands that have already been created in the emirate's waters. Dubai's constitutional monarch, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, also the Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates of which Dubai is a part, originally conceived the project that Nakheel Properties would turn The World Islands into one of Dubai's signature hotspots. In spite of being artificial, these islands are being developed in such a way that helps them to retain their natural feel. The nearest seaport to The World Islands property in Port Rashid and it lies in close proximity to Jumeirah beach. World Dubai Island is a place worth visiting, surely nowhere in the world, you can experience such a stunning beauty of nature.

World Island fall into four distinct subgroups:

  • Estate Homes
  • Dream Resorts
  • Community Islands
  • Private Homes

Facilities and Amenities

  • World-class restaurants
  • Fitness centre
  • Swimming pools
  • Spas
  • Clubs
  • Pubs and Bars
  • Community parks
  • Recreation centre


Some of the most outstanding educational institutions of Dubai are located near the World Island Dubai, providing the children of the World Island residents, the best quality of education. Several quality medical institutions are also located near to the property's many islands. 

  • The English School
  • United International School
  • Emirates International School


  • Oasis Centre
  • New Store
  • The Town Centre Jumeirah

Medical Care

  • International Medical Centre for LASIK
  • British Medical Consulting Centre
  • The British Lasik & Cosmetic Surgery Center - Dubai
  • Montreal International Clinics
  • Dubai Physiotherapy & Family Medicine Clinic

The Floating Sea Horse | The World Islands


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