Wellness Community Hub
Market Research & Feasibility, Concept Development, and Master planning Recommendations.
The Developer owns a site in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Site is located in suburban area of Dubai, approximately 28.5 kilometers from downtown. The client intends to develop a wellness community that consists of a total of 6,400 homes and residences (developed in phases), a central community hub, commercial district, three (3) retail hubs, nurseries, schools, a lake with canal network, including 11km and 18 km of cycling and pedestrian walkways, respectively. Horwath HTL Health and Wellness was appointed to explore an opportunity of developing a holistic lifestyle hub, as part of the wellness residential development; which incorporates various aspects of health and wellness and can be extended to a fully-operational urban wellness resort.
The vision of the Lifestyle Center is to encourage healthy and wellbeing-focused lifestyles. The Lifestyle Center will offer various consultation programs and services attracting both residents of the community and external visitors, as well as engaging participation in age-appropriate activities for families with children of different ages. Covering a plot of 4.42 hectares, the Lifestyle Center is envisioned to be the central node of the Development, while managing satellite recreation centers scattered across the Development. Horwath HTL Health and Wellness proposed a holistic lifestyle and wellness center offering relaxation and treatment facilities while providing dedicated sports memberships. Other facilities are a selection of indoor and outdoor sports facilities, medical spa and aesthetic center, healthy food and beverage options, meeting and event space for wellness-dedicated programs, and a soft-programming health and wellness retreat targeting affluent wellness customers living in the Middle East.
The project is currently in planning, and is scheduled to open in 2020. Wellness real estate to be developed in phases over a period of 10 years.