Dubai Silicon Oasis Community Guides
Dubai Silicon Oasis is a community that boasts of its modern facilities, technology, and innovation. This business and residential community is a convenient place to stay as it is complete with restaurants, shops, and places for recreation. It is currently being developed as a Smart City by the Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority. Most companies that reside in this community are IT companies which fuels DSO to lean forward towards technology even more. The area is also accessible as it takes less than an hour to reach major transport and business areas, and a 20 minute bus ride if you would be coming from Rashidiya Metro Bus stop.
Dubai Silicon Oasis HQ – Also known as the “Pineapple tower” due to its artistic structure, this iconic landmark in DSO is home to big companies such as SAP, Fujitsu, Schneider Electric, and etc. If you happen to visit the place for the first time, you would be fascinated at its unique engineering. DSO HQ has a bus stop just in front of it.
Avenues Mall (Soon to rise) – This mall has an eye-catching building design as it is unique in its features. It has a total area of 83,000 square feet which features premium shops leisure areas. It is also ideal for families to spend quality time here as it has a lot of recreational areas perfect for family bonding activities.
There are a number of buses around the area which heads to Rashidiya Metro Station or Burjuman Metro Station. By car you can travel to Dubai International Airport and Business District in 20 minutes, and 40 minutes when going to Jebel Ali Port and Port Rashid.
Be prepared for
A peaceful environment and continuous construction in most areas. Since DSO is not yet a “hot” area for the time being, the number of residents here is not so much compared to the “hot” areas in Dubai. Construction is all around since it is planned to develop as a Smart City. Nonetheless, this community promotes healthy living as it has green parks suitable for fitness activities.