Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) is a fully government-owned free zone, an initiative of the Government of Dubai to facilitate and promote industries based on modern technology. Spanning a lushly landscaped 7.2 million square meters, the DSO has integrated industrial, commercial, education, residential and public facilities to provide a one stop solution to the region’s demand for business expansion.


  • Gated community for sophisticated living
  • One and two bedroom apartments
  • Spacious 3, 4, and 5 bedroom villas with a built up area of 4,000 – 7,280 sq ft
  • Covered car park
  • Schools and a DHA health clinic
  • Community centre, Spinneys supermarket and a range of retail outlets
  • Restaurants & cafes
  • Community swimming pools

Accessibility and advantages:

  • Easy access to Emirates Road and the Dubai–Al Ain Road
  • Public bus service available
  • Metro Green Line to Academic City (touching DSO) in the pipeline
  • 15 minutes from Dubai International Airport, and Business Bay
  • 30 minutes from Jebel Ali Port and Port Rashid

Pros and Cons:

  • Close proximity to Academic City
  • Unparalleled live-and-work environment for those in the technology sector
  • Ideal for bachelors and families
  • Past complaints about mosquito menace!

The DSO has managed to incorporate a high-tech business support system with excellent residential facilities. With excellent community facilities and a serene environment, it is also a haven for those who are looking for some peaceful and happy time after a highly demanding day’s work in the city, as well for those who are investing in freehold property in Dubai.