Alkhafajy Residence
Year   2002
Location   Dubai, UAE

G+5 Floors of residential apartments vary between 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms, retail shops at the ground floor, a health club at the top floor.

Size   18,000 sq.m
Status   Built
Practice   DAR Consult

A residential building with a central courtyard of G+5 floors. The ground floor is occupied with double height retail shops. The upper 5 floors are occupied with residential apartments of 1,2 and 3 bedrooms. The top floor has a common health club.


The use of colours on the sides of the balconies is intended to add some warmth and vibrancy to the residential district. The external edge of the building is flat surface with 50% indoor balconies and 50% closed windows as per Dubai regulations. The corner is treated as a land mark with its metal clad canopy to the place.

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