Where: Al Barari, Dubai
The Lowdown: Al Barari, the gated compound nestled in the heart of Dubai, sets a benchmark for luxurious and sustainable living. With a new wave of eco-friendly living taking Dubai by storm, Al Barari is surely a beacon to this new world community. A fusion of modern aesthetics and nature’s finest, Al Barari is filled with green spaces, landscaped gardens, natural lakes, and freshwater streams.
Stylish Eats: Al Barari is home to the high-end restaurant The Farm, which presents locally sourced and sustainable food from farm to table. This practice fits right into their philosophy of eco-friendly living. The head chef is devoted to crafting every dish from the highest quality ingredients, with authenticity. But you’re not limited to one option only – Hideout at Al Barari is the first-ever lounge in the community. With a laidback ambiance, it’s the perfect spot to sip on sundowners.
Home Talk: Each home is presented with sophisticated visions of luxury and space, with a serene version of connectedness at its core, designed to bring harmony and strengthen healthy habits. The state-of-the-art wellness center and equipment will recenter your life around calmness.
Insider’s Tip: The word Al Barari translates to wilderness in Arabic, the pillar of this community. With multiple gardens and green spaces, you can embark on a journey through the Mediterranean Garden from the timber deck pavilion or take a walk through the olive grove. You will disconnect from the world around you whilst being immersed in the breathtaking beauty that nature presents. You may even spot the occasional gazelle — a feeling unparalleled.
Vogue Verdict: A sophisticated, conscious, and luxurious community amid Al Barari’s famed lush greenery.