Meydan One project is located in the area extending between the Meydan Hotel and Al Khail Road, the project will be developed by Meydan City Corporation.
The project, covering 3.67 million square metres, was launched on Monday by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
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Meydan One project launched in Dubai
It will feature the Meydan One Mall, the 711-metre tall Dubai One tower, a civic plaza, a 4-kilometre canal and a marina with 100 berths.
"This development is a forward thinking, interactive enterprise geared towards the Dubai of tomorrow"
Located in the area extending between the Meydan Hotel and Al Khail Road, the project will be developed by Meydan City Corporation.
The first phase of the project is scheduled to be completed “before 2020”, according to a statement by the developer.
The value of the project was not given.
Covering 25,000 square metres, the Meydan One Mall will feature a retractable roof, measuring 150 x 80 metres, which will open in the winter months; over 300 restaurants, cafes and kiosks; and luxury retailers.
Adjacent to the mall will be an indoor ski slope, expected to be the world’s longest at 1.2 km.
Video Meydan One project launched in Dubai
Future home to 78,000 very happy residents and proudly featuring one of the tallest buildings in Dubai, the impressive Meydan One Mall, a fabulous canal and the Marina, Meydan One aims to bring architectural elegance to a whole new level of luxury and prestige.
The Dubai One, expected to be the world’s tallest residential tower, and its integrated podium will cover 350,000 square metres of gross floor area and include 885 residential apartments and a five-star hotel with 350 rooms.
It will also feature a conference centre, a 655-metre high observation deck, a 675-metre high restaurant, as well as the Meydan One Marina Yacht Club.
The project will also include an indoor multi-purpose sport facility measuring 25,000 square metres; over 5.3km of bicycle and jogging trails, and a 9km boardwalk.
Additionally, the project will include a dancing fountain, expected to be the world’s largest at more than 420 metres in length; a 300-metre long beach; a civic plaza that is expected to welcome 60,000 people, and a heritage village.
Meydan One is expected to accommodate more than 78,300 residents.