Khalidiya is a very popular area with expatriates, just a short distance from theCorniche, everything is on your doorstep. Mainly high rise buildings, but with many parks and activities within walking distance. Shops and boutique type small businesses make Khalidiya a popular choice for locals and expats alike.
Spinneys and Abela supermarkets together with Khalidiya mall are located here, and with the latest addition of a Spar Supermarket and a sizeable Jones the Grocer, lunchtime is particularly busy in the area, the consequence is that traffic is heavy at peak periods, parking is an issue therefore.
There are many housing options in this area, and for apartment living, you may be spoiled for choice. There are many top of the range high rise apartment buildings, often with fabulous views over the Corniche or the cityscape of the heart of Abu Dhabi. Khalidiya Village is a residential community located in the heart of Khalidiya. The purpose built village has superb clubhouse facilities, private swimming pools, fully equipped gymnasium, sauna and steam room, playgrounds and athletics courts. The homes provide large kitchens, private balconies overlooking the gardens or pool, spacious living areas and covered parking.