If you don’t know Al Hidd area, I promise you by the end of this article you will want to invest there.
First of all, what Does Al Hidd mean?
Hidd in the Arabic language means a lengthy land of sand extended in the water. It is located in the south-eastern tip of the island of Muharraq in the northeast of the Kingdom of Bahrain with an area of 15 Square kilometers.
Al Hidd is one of the oldest areas in Bahrain, before the oil boom, Al Hidd citizens used to work in fishing and pearl diving. Many of the old neighborhoods still exist in Al Hidd adding an air of beauty and culture to the area.
New projects in Al Hidd area
The city is now witnessing a huge urban leap as well as the cities in Bahrain lately. Currently the project includes 483 housing units financed by the GCC Development Fund in East Hidd of a total 45000 unit.
The project consists of three phases:-
1- Phase one 1500 housing unit.
2- Phase two 1000 housing unit.
3- Phase three 1500 housing unit.
And 500 housing unit for Al Hidd citizens and it is estimated that the entire project will be complete within seven to eight years.
The housing ministry has floated a tender for the construction of phase one of the project. The anticipated population will be 28,000 and the project will include lifelike services from shopping malls, schools, mosques, public parks and plazas.
It is also worth mentioning that the cooperation with the private sector will help greatly in fastening the completion process of all the delayed real estate projects and reaching a high level of productivity.
The kingdom of Bahrain got 169.7 million BHD from the investment bank to help with these projects and meet the housing requests.
Attractions near Al Hidd area
One of the top attractions in Al Hidd is Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Park, which is a community park with serene lush green spaces and a stunning view of the sea.
The park houses kids’ playgrounds, many restaurants and cafes as well as a boating facility in the pond that lies in the middle of the park.
Diyar Al Muharraq with all what it has to offer is also nearby, the development is connect to Muharraq Island, where Al Hidd area lies, with a causeway.