Ellington The Lakeshore at The Sanctuary



Easy 60/40


Q2 2026



The distinctive gated community of The Sanctuary by Ellington Properties will be located in District 11 of Mohammed Bin Rashid City. The Waterside is the first cluster of the project with a limited collection of contemporary 4–6 bedroom villas. The Lakeshore is the next cluster in The Sanctuary and offers 4-5 bedroom villas

Green Areas

Private Beach & Lagoon

Swimming Pools

Fully Furnished

Ellington The Lakeshore Villas at The Sanctuary, Dubai

The Sanctuary is the first master community of the award-winning boutique developer, Ellington Properties. It will be located in District 11, Mohammed Bin Rashid City. The project is planned to be completed in Q2 2026.

The Waterside, launched in Q1 2023, is the first cluster in The Sanctuary that will come with a limited collection of exquisite 4–6 bedroom villas. The plot areas of each unit will range from 8,288 sq. ft to 14,383 sq. ft.

Among the four design styles to choose from are The Retreat Villas, The Hideaway Villas, The Escape Villas and The Oasis Villas, with each one of them coming with distinctive designs and options. All homes in The Sanctuary are built with local materials, following Dubai’s green building codes and a Wellness Initiative. Villas are equipped with low-noise efficient cooling systems, energy-efficient lighting and water-saving plumbing fixtures.

Every villa will include preparatory and show kitchens, staff rooms, a private spa area, a dedicated steam room and a massage area, a rooftop terrace, a luscious Japanese Zen Garden, an internal elevator and a garage with 2-3 parking spaces. A back garden with a pool and sunken seating area will also be available to the residents of each unit.

The Lakeshore is the latest cluster in The Sanctuary. It launched in Q3 2023 and offers 4-5 bedroom villas. Each residence is provided with an elevator and features high-end finishing. Open and closed kitchens come with built-in appliances from Miele. On the territory of each villa, you will find a swimming pool, a private garden and a patio.

Among the available amenities in The Sanctuary will be a magnificent central lagoon with a beach, a bar, a relaxation area with board games, a children’s playground, landscaped gardens, community parks, picnic areas, as well as meandering pathways, courtyards and a dog park.

25 Minutes

to Downtown Dubai

40 Minutes

to Dubai Marina

20 Minutes

to DXB Airport

35 Minutes

to DWC Airport

About Location District 11 MBR City in Dubai

The Sanctuary is located in District 11 — Mohammed Bin Rashid City, which enables residents of the development to get to key locations in and around the rest of Dubai quickly and easily. Thus, travel time to Downtown Dubai, with its outstanding sightseeing landmarks and Dubai International Airport will take 20 minutes, while Palm Jumeirah will be reachable within a 30-minute drive.

In terms of shopping, residents of The Sanctuary can go to the closest mall, Avenue Mall, in Nad Al Sheba. Here you will find retail stores, Carrefour Supermarket and American Hospital Nad Al Sheba Clinic. You will be able to enjoy dining in one of the gourmet restaurants including Mathaq Al Fars Restaurant, Go Thai, Little Bangkok, Calabar Kitchen Dubai, as well as Jazeel Restaurant and The Spice Trail.

Sports enthusiasts will be interested in Meydan Racecourse which hosts the Dubai World Cup and other events throughout the year, as well as the Dubai Hills Golf Club, which is an 18-hole par-72 championship golf course. The nearby Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary will be appreciated by visitors of any age. It’s the best place for birdwatching and relaxing with your close ones. Within a 25-minute drive you will get to the popular Jumeirah Beach and Mercato Beach.

Each premium villa will have an exceptional design and offer a haven of harmony, which means it is a spectacular place to reside in for discerning connoisseurs of fine living in an exclusive gated community. Residents will enjoy access to a unique crystal lagoon, lush greenery and resort-like facilities. Buying a premium villa in The Waterside or The Lakeshore cluster will be a great investment into your future.

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Floor Plans of Ellington The Lakeshore Villas
60/40 Payment Plan from Ellington Properties

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Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

The developer of The Sanctuary is Ellington Properties. Among the developer’s well-known projects are Upper House, Ellington Beach House and The Highbury.

The Sanctuary is located at the heart of Mohammed Bin Rashid City in District 11, with seamless access to social infrastructure objects, parks and retail stores.

Among the units to choose from in The Waterside cluster in The Sanctuary are 4–6 bedroom villas with plot areas ranging from 8,288 sq. ft to 14,383 sq. ft. Future residents can choose a residence with one of four styles, including The Retreat Villas, The Hideaway Villas, The Escape Villas and The Oasis Villas. The Lakeshore offers 4-5 bedroom villas. 

The completion date of The Waterside and The Lakeshore clusters at The Sanctuary is 2026.

Future owners are offered an attractive 60/40 payment plan with a 20% down payment.

The cost of real estate in this project allows the buyer of the villa to obtain residency in the UAE. Becoming an owner of a residence in The Sanctuary will enable you, your family members and even household staff to apply for a 10-year Golden Visa, which can be prolonged in the case that you remain the owner of the property.

Due to the fact that The Sanctuary is a freehold project, both local citizens and foreigners can obtain a property here.

The Sanctuary is one of the best places for living in the emirate of Dubai. This can be explained by a great number of villas to choose from, premium amenities right on the territory of the community, as well as easy connection to key locations within Dubai. It will be especially appreciated by families with children and those who value comfort and privacy.


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