Al Twar contains three sub-communities:
Al twar 1
Al twar 2
Al twar 3
Al Twar is considered an expensive residential area in Dubai and home to many well known Dubai businessmen. It is predominantly a residential community.
Sheikh Zayed Road lies to the east and Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road lies to the west of the area, providing convenience for commuting. The area also has sports facilities, shops, public parks and other basic amenities.