The Metropolis Office building in Business Bay, Dubai with 27 stories

Building Details

  • Office building
  • Complete in 2011
  • 27 floors
  • The Metropolis is a 27-storey office building in Business Bay, Dubai.
  • Construction began in 2007 and completed by 2011.
  • 125 metres (410 feet)
  • The development contains a total of 320 units.
  • The building contains 288,089sq ft of office space.
  • Facilities include a plush 54ft high lobby and lounge, an 8,500sq ft shopping arcade. A landscaped plaza and coffee shops with outdoor sitting spaces, a 24-hour front desk and 24-hour security.

Shops Nearby The Metropolis Office building

The number of shops and amenities that are within walking distance can greatly affect quality of life. And may be a key factor choosing a place to live. Here is an analysis of all the commercial outlets that are currently operating in the vicinity of The Metropolis.

There are a number of outlets within the building itself, located on the ground floor:

Tawtheeq Property Registration Trustees

Government office, street level

Tawtheeq Property Registration Trustees play an important role in property registration. It is a platform for registering all real estate transactions in Dubai and provides. A wide range of services including property transfers, title deed, mortgage registration. Transfer development mortgage, finance lease registration, company registration and many more.

Tawtheeq Property Registration Trustees is a property registration trustee organization working for the Dubai Lands Department. Tawtheeq’s experts can help individuals or corporate clients expedite registrar services in Dubai and across the UAE. We understand and value our customers’ time.

We ensure that every property registration processed with the utmost confidence and care. If you are looking for the best, most reliable and hassle-free service. Contact us for your property transfer managers in Dubai and registration.

Amore Restaurant

Restaurant, street level

We are a family restaurant that offers southern Italian cuisine. Our delicious and satisfying dishes turn first visits into long-term relationships with just one bite.

Located in Woodland Park, we are BYOB and open seven days a week. Offer daily specials, homemade pastas and desserts with a staff. And atmosphere that welcomes you like family – what more could you ask for.

We are an ideal place for your corporate or private events. We have up to 50 seats in the house or we are happy to arrange spaces for any occasion.

Bubbles & Boba

Laundrette, street level

Dubai is a culturally diverse metropolis where you can sample a wide variety of distinctive cuisines. It comes to drinks, there are many interesting options, from the classic Indian karak to Taiwanese bubble tea. If you haven’t tried bubble tea in Dubai yet, you’re missing out on an amazing experience!

This Taiwanese invention combines tea and other sweet treats as fruit jelly, tapioca balls and other toppings. Here is a list of the best bubble tea places in Dubai where you can get this chilled, delicious concoction.

Wishah Spa

Spa, street level

Located in the heart of Muscat, Wishah Spa Muscat is a trusted and established brand in recent years. Providing high quality massage and spa services in Oman and Dubai,

Wishah Spa is now a popular destination for relaxation, tranquility and de-stressing. Cited as one of the best massage places in Muscat. Wishah Spa has a team full of energy, passion and experience.

It’s your turn to find your true self and nourish your soul with a wide range of massage services.

There are dozens of outlets within walking distance of The Metropolis. We’ve shortlisted the nearest ones across various categories:


Carrefour Market Supermarket, Damac Maison Privé (0.1 km)

Broz Mart Supermarket, Westburry Square (0.3 km)

Allday Market Mini mart, Bay Square Building 7 (0.3 km)

Better 1 Mart Supermarket, Mayfair Residency (0.4 km)


Secret Cuisine Restaurant, Opal Tower Business Bay (0.1 km)

Alfalak Cafe Restaurant, Opal Tower Business Bay (0.1 km)

Cafe Prive Cafe, Damac Maison Privé (0.1 km)

Freshi Restaurant, Bay Square Building 2 (0.3 km)


J’adore Medical Clinic Medical clinic, Damac Maison Privé (0.1 km)

Life Pharmacy Pharmacy, Mayfair Residency (0.4 km)

Life Pharmacy Pharmacy, Bay Square Building 11 (0.5 km)

Pulse Pharmacy Pharmacy, Tamani Arts Offices (0.5 km)


Yard Men’s salon, Marquise Square Tower (0.1 km)

Excellence Gents Salon Men’s salon, Opal Tower Business Bay (0.1 km)

Dolche House Beauty Lounge Ladies’ salon, Damac Maison Privé (0.1 km)

Artistic Hair & Beauty Salon Ladies’ salon, Bay Square Building 8 (0.3 km)


Uplifting Floral Studio Flower shop, Bay Square Building 2 (0.3 km)

Brass Bubbles Laundry Laundrette, Westburry Square (0.3 km)

Fast Signs Print shop, Bay Square Building 3 (0.3 km)

Kachins Signature Tailoring shop, Bay Square Building 6 (0.3 km)


UFC Gym Gym, Bay Square Building 1 (0.2 km)

Bare Fitness Centre Gym, Clover Bay (0.8 km)

Warehouse Gym Gym, O14 (0.8 km)


The Metropolis has many schools nearby including GEMS Our Own Indian School at 2.2 km. And Global Indian International School Dubai at 2.3 km.

In terms of performance there are eight schools nearby that have achieved either of. Two highest government inspection rating of ‘Very Good’ or ‘Outstanding’. Including Horizon English School Dubai which has a rating of ‘Outstanding’. And Jumeirah English Speaking School which has a rating of ‘Outstanding’.

Japanese School Dubai

2.5 km, Al Wasl

The UAE National Olympic Committee presented with a silk scarf as part of. A UAE-Japan friendship project by students at the Japanese School in Dubai.

A silk scarf made from Japan’s endemic silkworm ‘Koishimaru’ raised in the UAE by students. At the school woven to recreate the national costume and national flag of the UAE.

It presented to the UAE Olympic delegation to worn at the opening ceremony of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

The handover ceremony attended by Ahmad Ibrahim Alblooshi, Chairman of the Technical. And Sports Department of the UAE National Olympic Committee (NOC); Sekiguchi Noboru. Consul General of Japan in Dubai and the Northern Emirates;

Dr. Azza bint Suleiman, Assistant Secretary General for Administrative Affairs, NOC; Masao Wada. President of the Dubai Japanese School; and Masami Ando, ​​Executive Director of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Dubai. Along with dignitaries and students from the Dubai Japanese School.


Explore communities that adjacent or close to The Metropolis.

Downtown Dubai (1.3 km)

City Walk (2.6 km)


Car commuting times

From The Metropolis, it takes approximately 8 minutes to drive to Dubai Mall. 21 minutes to Palm Jumeirah, 20 minutes to Burj Al Arab and 25 minutes to The Walk JBR.*

Airport proximity

Dubai International Airport (DXB) is approximately 15 minutes’ drive away. And the new Al Maktoum International Airport is approximately 43 minutes’ drive away.*


The map below shows the location of The Metropolis. And immediately below are a summary of the nearest attractions, parks, beaches, golf clubs and cinemas.

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