Deira is a famous traditional souk and trading hub of Dubai, bordering the Persian Gulf, Sharjah, and Dubai Creek. For mid-income people looking for an affordable property on lease, this is the most suited location, providing a range of old as well as newly developed residential and commercial complexes.
Residents here live in the surroundings of some notable tourist attraction, skyscrapers, super luxury hotels and the traditional heritage places like Heritage House and museums. Other leisure and entertainment options include Deira Creek, Mamzar Beach Park, traditional souks and retail arcades like Gold Souq, Spice Souk, Al Ghurair Centre, Reef Mall, Deira City Centre, among several others. Also, educational institutes such as The Indian High School, Our Own English High School, Cambridge International School, University of Dubai, Cambridge College International Dubai are in its vicinity.
The place connects with other parts of the city through Shindagha Tunnel and the two bridges Al Maktoum and Al Garhoud. Dubai Metro and public buses link further make life easier for commuters.