Baniyas Square is the new name for what used to be called Al Nasser Square. It is located between the Al Maktoum Hospital Road, 27th street, and Al Maktoum Road in the Deira district in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates. The Square is less than two miles from Dubai centre near the Suq Al Khabeer Street, Deira Road, Sabkah Road, Baniyas Road, and Al Nakhat Street. The city of Dubai is located on the emirate’s northern coastline. It is a cosmopolitan metropolis, serving as a business and cultural hub in the Middle East. The square is situated in historic Dubai, near to Dubai Creek.
Due to its shopping options, Baniyas Square draws in tourists and locals all year long. The Square is home to the Deira Tower, which is one of the most elegant shopping centres in Dubai. It is particularly famous for its design and quality carpets. The Commercial Bank of Dubai has a branch here and there are many locations for executive suites, in and around Baniyas Square.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Baniyas Square is one of the best places for shopping in Dubai, especially for buying textile products, artworks, and electronics. In addition, it houses many cafes and restaurants. Major points of interest in the area include the hotels Phoenics, Landmark and Picadilly, the Mansour Tower, Sina Hospital, the markets Souq Al Wasl and Naif Souq, as well as Naif Park. Within walking distance you will discover the Dubai Museum, the Al Fahidi Fort, and the Heritage House. A short taxi drive will take you to Corniche Deira and the Dubai Creek Park. Baniyas Square has a variety of restaurants offering diverse cuisine options. Examples include Chicken Tikka Inn and Golden Fork Restaurant or for a taste of America make your Baskin Robbins or McDonalds.
Baniyas Square is located within 9 km (5 miles) from Dubai International Airport. Public transportation in the area includes bus and metro services, although taxis are one of the most popular ways to get around.