Umm Hurair
Umm HurairUmm Hurair ( is a locality in Dubai
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, United Arab Emirates
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 (UAE). Umm Hurair has a small residential community as well as a shopping and economic district with shopping malls, hotels, banks and restaurants.

Umm Hurair is divided to two sub-communities:
  • Umm Hurair 1 is located in the heart of Bur Dubai, across Al Mankhool
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     and Al Karama. Important landmarks in Umm Hurair 1 include BurJuman
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     shopping mall, Bur Dubai
    Bur Dubai
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    Spinneys is a high-end supermarket chain in the Middle East which begun as railway provision merchants, and expanded to a grocery firm importing British Empire goods to the Mandate Palestine...

     and the Golden Sands
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     chain of hotels.
  • Umm Hurair 2 is the locality bordering the Dubai Creek
    Dubai Creek
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     in between the Floating Bridge
    Floating Bridge, Dubai
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     and the Al Garhoud Bridge
    Al Garhoud bridge
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