ABOUT BAHRIA ENCLAVE, ISLAMABAD
Bahria Enclave, Islamabad is one of the most popular housing schemes in the capital. The society is a project of Bahria Town and is conveniently connected to almost all the main arteries of Islamabad, such as Islamabad Highway, Kashmir Highway, and Lehtrar Road. It also connects the society to Kuri Road via Jinnah Avenue. Besides, Bahria Enclave is surrounded by some of the most thriving communities in Islamabad, such as Chak Shahzad, CDA Park Avenue, PTV Colony, Bani Gala, Farash Town, Alhamra Avenue, Barma, and Partal Town.
The project was launched in July 2011 and comprises two phases: Bahria Enclave Phase 1 and Phase 2. Phase 1 features 589 residential plots and covers an area of 836 kanal near Mouza Molat. Phase 2 is located near Mouza Phulgran Zone and is home to 362 residential plots covering a total of 1,180 kanal. Bahria Enclave also encompasses the Agro Farming Scheme, located at Mouza Sakrila and Bhobri Zone IV. The farming scheme covers 2,047 kanal and hosts 217 residential plots.
Investors and buyers are investing heavily in plots of 5 marla, 10 marla, 1 kanal, and 2 kanal in Bahria Enclave because of the ready availability of essential facilities, including wide roads, Jamia Mosques, electricity backup, shops, educational institutes, and the complete security of their investment.
AT A GLANCE
- 100-feet-wide roads, landscaped with green belts & footpaths
- Well connected to Kuri Road via Jinnah Avenue
- Underground cabling and plumbing for electricity, gas, and water
- School & hospital of international standards
- Multi-storey building with elevators
- Secure, gated community with 24/7 security
- Modern construction
- Commercial zones, malls, and supermarkets
- Lush green parks, open spaces, and a zoo
- Spacious car parking
- Luxury 5-star hotel & spa facilities
- Electricity backup
- CineGold Plex cinema
- Central mosque
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Even though public transport is not widely available, residents have no problems commuting via private transportation like traditional rickshaws, taxis, and app-based cab-hailing services. As of now, it is rumoured that the management of Bahria Town has planned to operate their exclusive transport service to provide a comfortable way to commute between Bahria Enclave and other significant areas of twin cities at discounted rates. The transportation service will comprise air-conditioned buses, taxis and wagons and their routes will include Bahria Enclave, Airport, PAF Chowk, Rawal Chowk, Karal Chowk, Aabpara, Blue Area, and Pak Secretariat.
Moreover, Bahria Town also has a private shuttle service to provide quick access to all major areas of the town. The wide internal roads make sure that people using their vehicles reach their destinations in the shortest possible time. As for bus stops, K-2Bus Stop on Simly Gala, Malot is reachable within 9 minutes' drive from Enclave Avenue, while Shehzad Town Stop, located on Park Road, Shahzad Town can be reached within 14 minutes by car. People living in the area can easily access several modes of transportation available in Islamabad from here.
Also, PIA Bus Stop and Chatha Bakhtawar Bus Stop, pinned on Chak Shahzad, are reachable within 14 minutes' drive, while Tariqabad Bus Stop is roughly 8 km away on Park Road, Chatta Bakhtawar. Some more bus stops are also located more or less 20 to 25 minutes' drive away. To name a few:
- Park Link Road Bus Depot, located on Park Line Road, is about 12 km away from Enclave Avenue
- Taramri Chowk Bus Stop, sited on Lehtrar Road, is around 22 minutes' drive away
- Nai Abadi Bus Stop, pinned in Alipur, can be reached by covering a distance of 13 km
- Tarlai Kalan Bus Stop in Tarlai Khan takes approximately 20 minutes to reach by road
Besides, for intercity travels, you can head to Skyways Daewoo Bus Service, sited on I.J.P Road, and reachable within 25 minutes by road. As per their website, it is one of the largest transportation networks providing public bus transportation service to more than 15,000 destinations, including Karachi, Sialkot, Pakpattan, Gujranwala, Lahore, and Mandi Bahauddin. Also, it takes about 40 minutes to reach Islamabad International Airport, operational on Airport Road, Chaklala Cantt. However, the estimated driving time is calculated from Enclave Avenue, Bahria Enclave.
Markets in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
You can find a few markets and general stores within and outside the society to buy groceries and other necessary products for daily use. Sector A of the project is entirely developed, bustling with commercial activities. Sabzi.com.pk on Urban Boulevard, Sector A is only 4 minutes' walk away from Trafalgar Square. It is a one-stop grocery store from where you can buy a wide range of assorted vegetables, fruits, dry fruits, and other products at reasonable rates. The store also stocks clean cuts of chicken, beef, and mutton. Further, you can order online and have the stuff delivered to your doorstep.
Enclave Cash & Carry and Haidery Super Store are also operational a couple of minutes away by foot in Sector A. Both stores offer a free home delivery service and stock a wide range of daily staples and household goods. For high-quality clean meat, you can go to the Meat Shop, found 3 minutes' walk away in the society, while Fruits and Vegetables Shop on Urban Boulevard is only 4 minutes away, selling several fresh and seasonal produce at wholesale rates.
Moving forward, Al Mehrban Supermarket in Dhoke Mall, Bahria Enclave, Malot takes more or less 12 minutes to reach from Sector B Park. It is one of the biggest supermarkets in the area, selling a variety of daily staples, produce, meat, pet products, bakery items, frozen food and much more. Moreover, residents of Sector A and Sector E can easily access Best One Mini Mart, since it borders both societies. From groceries to mix vegetables and confectionery, the mart stocks daily-use products and other goods.
As for more options, Sain Maqbool Market and Haji Muhammad Sharif Sons Traders are present on Jagiot Road, only a km away from Sector C, Bahria Enclave, while it takes only 10 minutes to reach Janjua Grocery Store and Usman Karyana Shop, sited on Janjua Street, Main Bagh. In addition, you can find several other shops and markets near Bahria Enclave, including Alamgir General Store, Lucky Bakers and General Store, and Azeem Super Store. These stores are in Jagiot, at a drive of 10 minutes from Bahria Enclave.
Besides, you can head to Khyber Cash and Carry, sited 9 minutes away in Kuri, whereas Punjab Cash and Carry on Park Road only takes 15 minutes to reach by car. Punjab Cash and Carry is one of the oldest supermarkets, functional since 1994. The mart operates from 8 am to 8 pm and stocks good quality groceries, products, toys, electronic appliances, and other miscellaneous products. Moreover, you can also buy cosmetics, stationeries, and crockery from here.
Several pharmacies and medical stores are also functional in and near Bahria Enclave, providing prescription and over-the-counter medicines. For instance, New Shah Pharmacy on Commercial Avenue, Sector-A, Bahria Enclave is merely a couple of minutes away from Trafalgar Square. The pharmacy operates 24/7, stocking medicines, some medical equipment, and a few cosmetics. Also, Farooqi Medical Store, situated in Jagiot, is about 10 minutes away, and Guardian Pharmacy is 9 km away in Malot, Jinnah Avenue. In comparison, Arif Medical Store and Farhan Medical Store can be reached within 20 minutes, sited in Chatta Bakhtawar, Islamabad.
Mosques and Churches in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
It is essential to have mosques nearby where residents can quickly go and fulfil their religious obligations. Therefore, just like other projects of Bahria Town, you will find several beautiful and well-constructed mosques in almost every sector of Bahria Enclave, Islamabad.
To begin with, the Sector A-Main Mosque is roughly 4 minutes' walk away from Enclave Mall, Park Road. It is one of the most exquisite mosques in the area, featuring milky white marble façade with a big doom, and LED lights. The mosque is centrally air-conditioned and features marble flooring, beautiful Arabic calligraphy, clean praying mats along with a spacious car parking, surrounded by lush greenery.
From Park Road-Simly Dam Road, you can head to Masjid Sultani, located only a couple of minutes away by foot, while Usman-e-Ghani Mosque is at a walk of 4 minutes. Both mosques are well-built, sited in Dhoke Mall, Bahria Enclave. Further, from Road Number 8, Sector C, it only takes around 6 minutes' walk to reach Sector C-1 Mosque. In contrast, Jamia Masjid Bahria Enclave in Sector C-3 and Dhok Muhammadi Masjid on Street 66 can be reached within 10 minutes by foot.
Residents of Sector C-1 can also find some mosques near the society. For instance, Faizan-e-Madina Ali Pur Farash, Mosque Al Habib, and Mosque Al Naqeeb are pinned on Jagiot Road, only 5 to 10 minutes' drive away from the society. Also, Bilal Mosque Nogazi and Madni Masjid Nogazi are roughly 3 km away in Nogazi Jagiot, Islamabad.
About 10 minutes away from Rehmat Bakers, you can find Qazi Masjid, located on Park Road-Simly Dam Road Link, while Jamia Mosque Kothathyal, Jameah Masjid Ruqayya Sultan, Umer e Farooq Masjid, and Gumabadia Masjid are more or less 3 km away in Pind Begwal.
Besides, Imam Bargah Musa Kazim is also located in Simly Gala, at a drive of 9 minutes via Enclave Avenue. As far as churches are concerned Protestant International Church on Zhou Enlai Avenue, Ramna 4 Diplomatic Enclave is 19 km away. At the same time, Good Shepherd's Church Pakistan Assemblies of God in Nawaz, Islamabad, and Divine Truth Church in Dhoke Kala Khan are situated roughly 30 minutes' drive away from the enclave.
Schools, Colleges and Universities in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Similar to other amenities, potential homebuyers and investors are likely to pay more attention to properties that have schools and other educational institutions within and near the society. So, it is only beneficial that Bahria Enclave is home to some of the most renowned schools in Islamabad.
Beginning with the Beaconhouse School System (BSS) in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, the school is only 4 minutes' walk away from Children Park, Sector B. The school has several branches across the country, offering quality education from early year to A-levels. BSS follows the UK National Curriculum and the Scottish Curriculum from class I to VIII grade.
Joan McDonald School is also located in Sector A, Urban Boulevard, only a 6-minute walk away from the same site. JMS is a private co-education institution in Islamabad, operational since 2001. The school follows the curriculum of the University of Cambridge, England and accepts enrolments from nursery to O-levels. The facilities in JMS School include spacious classrooms, needs-based curriculum, and a playground with swings and slides.
Other reputable schools located a bit farther away include Headstart School - Kuri Campus, roughly 5 km away via Enclave Avenue and Park Road-Simly Dam Road Link. The school was founded in 1991 and provides academic classes from elementary to O/A levels. Besides, the school empowers students to explore and pursue their artistic abilities via art, dramatic, Robofort Centre and culinary activities.
SuperNova School (Kuri Campus) is undoubtedly among the best private schools in the federal capital. The school is at a drive of 13 minutes, located on Jinnah Avenue. SuperNova School is affiliated with Cambridge International Examination and opens admissions for primary, secondary, O and A levels. According to its official website, the well-equipped campus boasts experienced teaching staff, library, computer lab and in-house sports facilities, such as basketball, swimming, badminton, and a tennis court.
Moreover, FG Boys & Girls School Malla Villa Islamabad in Sector B-2, Bahria Enclave only takes 5 minutes' walk to reach from Sector B-2 Park. Also, Dar-e-Arqam School (Sir Syed Campus) in Mohran Jejan, is roughly 15 minutes' drive away from Sector C-1, Bahria Enclave. The school offers a mix of both Islamic and contemporary education under well-trained teaching staff.
Four more popular schools are situated about 20 to 25 minutes' drive away in Chatta Bakhtawar, Park Link Road. These include:
- Allied School (Capital Campus Islamabad) is one of the most notable educational networks in Pakistan. As per its website, Allied School offers a well-rounded education from preschool to comprehensive school (Class X) by focusing on the academic and professional development of students.
- IIUI School (Chak Shahzad Campus) is a project of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI), launched in 2010. The school follows an in-house curriculum that helps students prepare for IGCSE and GCE O/A-levels. The class size in IIUI School is restricted to no more than 25 pupils, focusing on Islamic values along with the latest teaching methodologies and curriculum.
- Roots Millennium Schools (Oxbridge Campus) is sited next to Abasyn University. This is a newly built, state-of-the-art purpose-built campus, spanning 2 acres. The dynamic team of trained teaching staff provides quality education from playgroup to AS & A Levels. RMS also features separate grounds for cricket, hockey and football, and courts for volleyball and basketball.
- PakTurk Maarif International School is a prestigious private school by Türkiye Maarif Vakfı – a Turkish educational institution. The school was established in 1995 and offers admissions from preschool to F.Sc./IGCSE and O & A levels.
Besides schools, quite many colleges are also located near Bahria Enclave. For instance, Bahria Foundation College takes about 10 minutes to reach by road, is situated in Maira Begwal, while Boys Inter Science College in Rehara is only 6 km away from Masjid Sultania, Bahria Enclave. Further, Iqra Residential School and College (IRSC), Islamabad Campus is about 5 km away from the society. The college is a project of Masoom's Education Complex, providing quality education to intermediates.
Other nearby eminent colleges are about 20 minutes' drive away from Bahria Enclave. For instance, Islamabad Model College for Girls is on Jagiot Road, while Quaid -e-Azam Group of College Islamabad is on Park Lane Road. The first one offers intermediate classes, whereas the second one is a well-maintained all-boys college. There is also the Jinnah Muslim Law College, Islamabad, sited on Park Road, Tamma, offering three years LLB and two years LLM courses. Plus, students can also register in F.A, F.Sc., ICS, and I.Com programmes.
On Lehtarar Road, near Rawal Hospital, you can find Muslim College of Management and Science, sited 13 km away, at a drive of 25 minutes from Bahria Enclave. The college accepts admissions in intermediate, bachelors, and master's programmes in the field of science and arts. Further, HBS Medical and Dental College is also operational on Lehtrar Road, Tramri. The college is named after the great Sufi saint of the 17th Century, Hazrat Bari Imam Sarkar and offers admission in the MBBS & BDS programmes. The college boasts an air-conditioned library, hostels, transportation, and sports facilities for students.
Grafton College is another renowned name, found roughly 20 minutes away on Park Link Road. The college offers B.Sc. programmes in electrical engineering and computer science affiliated with the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore (UET), NUML affiliated courses in business administration, electrical engineering, and BS in software engineering. Besides, Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma approved diplomas are also available in business, computing, and system development.
Moving forward, the list of top-notch universities around Bahria Enclave includes Federal Urdu University of Arts Science and Technology, Islamabad (New Campus), only 10 minutes' drive away from Bahria Enclave Zoo. The campus is currently under construction; however, just like the main campus, the university will soon provide undergraduate, masters, MS/M. Phil and PhD programmes in the department of economics, CS, business administration, commerce, applied physics, law, and Islamiat.
Hamdard University, Islamabad Campus, located on Park Road, Chak Shahzad, is reachable within 15 minutes by road. The website of the institute claims to provide a conducive learning environment in the following disciplines:
- Engineering and Computer Science
- Business Administration and Management
- Pharmaceutical Sciences
Also, Abasyn University is operational in Meherban Colony and COMSATS University near Park Road. The universities are about 20 minutes' drive away from Bahria Enclave. The former is a well-reputed university, offering admissions in bachelors and master's programmes in several departments. In contrast, COMSATS University (Islamabad) was established in 1998 and hosts spacious lecture halls, and electronics, microprocessor, VLSI and DSP and biosciences laboratories. The university accepts admissions in graduate and undergraduate programmes in multiple disciplinarians.
Next comes National Textile Institute, more or less 9 km away in Meherban Colony, Chatta Bakhtawar. NTI is one of the renowned textile institutions in Islamabad, holding affiliation with the Federal Board of Intermediate Islamabad and some HEC recognised Universities. The institute offers intermediate, bachelors and masters programs in textile & fashion designing, while other degree programs are available in Information Technology, arts, business administration, and social sciences.
As for more options, Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology, situated in H-8, Islamabad, is reachable within half an hour's drive. It is one of the most reputed business universities in Islamabad, offering graduate, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in management sciences, social sciences and computer science. Furthermore, Phase-II Frash Town is home to Isra University, located only 8 km away from Bahria Enclave. IU is a medical university college, owned by Isra Islamic Foundation, and offers more than 40 degree programmes from bachelors to PhD.
Banks in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
The society has dedicated commercial areas where several plazas, malls, offices, and marts are expected to be opened soon. This will raise the need for banks and ATMs within Bahria Enclave, Islamabad. For now, there are some popular branches of banks operational in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad. These include Allied Bank in Sector A, while HBL Bank is in Sector E of the society. Both the banks are only 3 minutes' walk away from Trafalgar Square.
Moreover, about a minute walk away, there is a branch of United Bank Limited, sited in Sector A. The bank also offers home loan facilities for buying, constructing, and renovating houses and plots. Besides, Sector A is also home to Bank Islami and UBL Drive-Thru ATM, allowing you to withdraw money at your ease. Some banks are also providing their services outside the society at a drive of 15 to 20 minutes. For instance, ABL Bank (Kuri Road Branch) is available on Jinnah Avenue, while National Bank of Pakistan is functional in Chak Shahzad, Islamabad.
Also, you can find the following banks about 14 km away:
- HBL COMSATS Branch is located in COMSATS University
- One more branch of United Bank Limited is in Tramri, Islamabad
- National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) is operational on Lehtrar Road, Irfan Abad
- You can find Sindh Bank functional in Ali Pur, Islamabad
- Askari Bank is pinned on Taramari Chowk, Lehtrar Road
Bahria Enclave has already laid down underground electricity cables to provide uninterrupted power supply to its residents. The society will also install grid stations and high voltage generators to ensure electricity backup during power breakdowns. Besides, residents also have a choice to install UPS, stand by generators, and solar power plants as backups for power outages.
Clinics and Hospitals in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Having medical centres nearby offers several additional benefits, including boosting the return on investment. Having said that, residents can access Bahria Enclave Hospital, located a minute drive away in Sector C. The development work of the hospital is currently under progress. The hospital will soon feature exceptional medical amenities, emergency care and consultation services. Moreover, there is also a Free Medical Centre in Sector A of the society, while the Basic Health Care Unit Jagiot in Nau Ghazi, Mohrian Road is roughly 10 minutes away from Bahria Enclave Avenue.
For clinics, residents can access Poli Clinic Islamabad, located on Pind Begwal, approximately 6 km away from the society, while Life Line Medical Clinic is in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, located 5 minutes' drive away from Sector C-1. Additionally, Hamza Welfare Hospital is the nearest hospital, sited only 14 minutes' drive away in Pind Begwal. It is a project of the Hamza Foundation, providing many healthcare facilities at minimal fees. Furthermore, residents don't need to go out of the society to access diagnostic services, since there is Nayab Labs & Diagnostic Centre - Bahria Enclave, located in Sector A.
Following are some more notable hospitals in nearby areas, reachable in a drive of 20-30 minutes:
If you are looking for a hospital to deal with heart-related diseases, then there is Medikay Cardiac Centre, located on Park Road, Meherban Colony. The state-of-the-art cardiovascular hospital offers 24-hour cardiac emergency services, diagnostic services, lab tests, cardiac procedures and pharmacy.
Begum Jan Hospital in Ali Pur was established in 1993 to offer services at economical rates. The 80-bedded fully equipped hospital provides 24-hour emergency and clinical services for family medicine, ENT, gynae & obstetric, medicine, surgery, orthopaedics, skin, cardiology, gastroenterology. Also, diagnostic services such as colonoscopy, ECG, echocardiography and colour doppler ultrasound are available in the hospital.
Hazrat Bari Imam Sarkar, aka HBS General Hospital, located in Alipur, Naiabadi, is a 500-bed multi-disciplinary tertiary care teaching hospital, offering round-the-clock medical facilities to patients. The 20-bed emergency ward of the hospital is well-equipped with all life-saving machines. Following are some more departments operating in the hospital:
- Department of general surgery
- Department of internal surgery
- Department of orthopaedic surgery
- Dental department
- Lithotripsy / ESWL (extracorporeal shock wave)
- Department of dermatology and cosmetology
- Department of ophthalmology
As for more choices, Shaafi International Hospital in Media Town was established in 1989 to provide quality care with world-class medical facilities. The hospital boasts critical care service, primary healthcare services and pathology & lab services, among others. Furthermore, Media Town is also home to Karachi Hospital. According to reviews on Google Maps, you can find expert gynaecologists and lab test facilities in the hospital.
Model Addiction Treatment & Rehabilitation Centre (MATRC) on Kahuta Road is roughly 11 km away from the society. MATRC is run by the government of Pakistan to provide detoxification and rehabilitation facilities to drug addicts. Besides, it takes more or less 15 minutes' drive to reach National Institute of Health, located in Chak Shahzad via Jinnah Avenue.
Kulsum International Hospital is situated at a distance of 20 km in Kulsum Plaza, Blue Area. It is one of the leading healthcare centres, started in 2015 by Saif Group. The hospital features medical experts and highly skilled paramedical staff to provide quality healthcare services. There are several departments operational in the hospital, such as bariatric surgery, food and nutrition, spinal surgery, orthopaedics, plastic surgery, and pulmonology.
Security in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Bahria Enclave, Islamabad is a gated community that offers a safe and secure environment to its residents. The security of Bahria Town is ensured by highly trained and well-equipped personnel patrolling the area 24/7.
PROPERTIES IN BAHRIA ENCLAVE, ISLAMABAD
Sales Price Trends in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Living in any Bahria Town-managed project is a worthwhile experience, and the sales and rental trends in Bahria Town reflect this fact. Bahria Enclave, Islamabad is the best choice for overseas investors, given its location and planning. In case you are planning to invest here, check the below sales price and rental trends of Bahria Enclave, Islamabad.
Houses for Sale in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Bahria Enclave, Islamabad comprises 15 sectors and subsectors, from Sector A, B, C, E to Sector P. The sale price of furnished and semi-furnished 5 marla houses in Bahria Enclave starts at PKR 80 lakh, which can go as high as PKR 1.85 crore. Buyers can also find exquisitely constructed 10 marla houses for sale in Bahria Enclave, which is also an excellent choice for investment. The sales price trend of 10 marla houses in the society varies between PKR 90 lakh to PKR 3.5 crore. Besides, well-built 1 kanal houses are also available for sale in Bahria Enclave featuring electricity backup, water disposal, double-glazed windows, and central air-conditioning system. Such a home can cost you anywhere between 2.7 crore to 7.5 crore in Bahria Enclave.
Further, following we've separately discussed the sale price trends of properties available in the different sectors of the society.
A good number of houses are up for sale in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad. Potential buyers can find 5 marla houses for PKR 1.3 crore to PKR 2.4 crore, while the price of 10 marla houses in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, lies between PKR 2.35 crore to PKR 3.4 crore. Further, for a more significant investment, you can invest in 1 kanal houses. The asking price of 1 kanal houses starts from PKR 2.9 crore, going as high as PKR 6.25 crore. All the houses in Sector A, Bahria Enclave boast high-quality construction, luxurious kitchen, car porch, and tiled flooring.
Sector B of Bahria Enclave is divided into two sub-sectors, Sector B-1 and Sector B-2. Sector B-1 of the society hosts a wide range of newly-constructed houses for sale. As such, beautifully constructed 5 marla houses cost around PKR 1.1 crore to PKR 1.6 crore in the sector. The well-built homes feature ideal location, electricity backup, and central heating. Also, 8 marla residential units are up for sale for anywhere between PKR 1.9 crore to PKR 2.1 crore. As for more options, newly-built 1 kanal houses can cost around PKR 3.25 crore.
As far as Sector B-2 is concerned, a 5 marla house in the society can cost up to PKR 1.45 crore, whereas the sales price trend of 10 marla houses in Sector B-2, Bahria Enclave is around PKR 3.15 crore to PKR 3.45 crore. The 10 marla houses feature five master bedrooms, two spacious kitchens, imported fixtures and fittings, and a servant quarter.
Sector C of the society is considered one of the prime sectors in Bahria Enclave, comprising three subsectors, Sector C-1, Sector C-2, and Sector C-3. The asking price of a 5 marla house in Sector C-1 is around PKR 75 lakh while 10 marla properties can cost anywhere between PKR 1.6 crore to PKR 3.2 crore. Moreover, you can also find 10 marla properties in Sector C-2 for PKR 2.5 crore to PKR 3 crore, whereas the price of 1 kanal houses in the society cost around PKR 6 crore to PKR 7.5 crore. Sector C-3 of Bahria Enclave, Islamabad features several homes for sale for PKR 90 lakh to PKR 2.7 crore.
Located right next to Sector A, Sector E, Bahria Enclave offers a variety of 10 marla houses for sale for PKR 2 crore to PKR 2.7 crore, while the price of 1 kanal houses cost around PKR 4.2 crore to PKR 5.5 crore.
Bahria Enclave Sector F is located atop a hill, divided into Sector F and Sector F-1. You will hardly find any developed property here since both the sectors are currently under progress.
The properties available in Sector G, Bahria Enclave, enjoy a prime location. The sales price trend of 5 marla houses in Sector G starts at 1.2 crore, going up to PKR 1.4 crore, while 10 marla property costs anywhere between PKR 1.5 crore to PKR 3 crore. The expensive one is a double-storey house with a basement and car parking.
This sector is situated in the proximity to CineGold Plex and features several brand new houses for sale. The price of 5 marla houses in the society starts from PKR 90 lakh, going up to PKR 1.5 crore. Moreover, the cost of 10 marla units is around PKR 1.7 crore to PKR 3 crore.
Sector I, Bahria Enclave neighbours Sector H and Sector G. Here, you'll find 5 marla houses for anywhere between PKR 1.2 crore to PKR 1.7 crore.
The properties in Sector J, Bahria Enclave, occupy an excellent location, facing the main commercial Civic Centre, which is why the demand is quite high here. Here, you will mostly find 8 marla and 10 marla properties for sale.
Sector N is among the most popular sectors in the society, boasting a scenic view of Murree and Margalla Hills. The sales price of 5 marla property in Sector N starts from PKR 1 crore, going as high as PKR 1.5 crore, while 8 marla houses cost anywhere between PKR 1.9 crore to PKR 2.3 crore.
Flats for Sale in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Besides houses, buyers and investors can also go for the equally luxurious apartments for sale in Bahria Enclave. The sales price trend of furnished and unfurnished studio flats in Bahria Enclave starts at PKR 32 lakh, which can go as high as PKR 1 crore. Several 1-bed apartments in Bahria Enclave are also available for sale for PKR 25 lakh to PKR 1.1 crore. The expensive one is available on the front side of dancing fountains and offers three basement car parking, high-speed elevators and tile/marble flooring.
Moreover, the asking price of spacious 2-bedroom flats in the society is anywhere between PKR 44 lakh to PKR 1.4 crore, while high-end 3-bedroom apartments in Bahria Enclave starts from PKR 1 crore, goes as high as PKR 1.6 crore.
People interested in moving to Sector G can find several options here. The price of flats in Sector G, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad starts from PKR 32 lakh and goes up to PKR 49 lakh.
Plots for Sale in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
In contrast to other areas of the city, plots available in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad offer an exceptionally lucrative opportunity for investors to earn a better return on their investment. This goes true for buyers, too, who want a property that can quickly be sold if and when such a need arises. The asking price of 5 marla plots in Bahria Enclave starts at PKR 20 lakh and can go as high as PKR 4 crore. Moreover, potential investors can also find 10 marla plots in the society for anywhere between PKR 32 lakh to PKR 5.5 crore.
Also, For 1 kanal plots in Bahria Enclave, you should keep a budget of PKR 55 lakh to PKR 2 crore. Investors and buyers can get their hands on 2 kanal residential plots in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad for PKR 2.6 crore to PKR 4.7 crore. Thankfully, the plots are available at convenient instalment plans.
As for further options, let's have a look at the sales price trends of plots available in various sectors of Bahria Enclave. However, it is essential to note that the plot prices may vary considering the size, area, location, depth, and purpose of the plots (residential or commercial).
Sector A, Bahria Enclave is one of the most developed and popular sectors of the society, featuring several 5 marla, 10 marla and 1 kanal residential and commercial plots. The area is pinned right next to the main entrance of the community, which is why buyers usually prefer to invest here. The asking price of plots in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad starts from PKR 85 lakh and goes up to PKR 5.5 crore.
Sector B of the society is divided into Sector B-1 and Sector B-2. The area faces the village and boasts a large chunk of land where 95% of residential plots are available for possession. In Sector B-1, investors can find 5 marla, 8 marla, 10 marla, and 1 kanal residential plots. The price of plots available in Sector B-1 starts from PKR 49.5 lakh, reaching a maximum of PKR 1.75 crore. In contrast, the plots in the B-2 Sector are a little expensive. The price of plots available in Sector B-2, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad ranges between PKR 58 lakh to PKR 2.6 crore.
Some of the priciest plots in Bahria Enclave are in Sector C. As we have mentioned earlier, the sector is divided into Sector C-1, Sector C-2 and Sector C-3. Sector C-1 hosts a mix of residential and commercial plots. Investors can buy plots in the Sector C-1 for PKR 34 lakh to PKR 4 crore, while the sales price trend of plots in Sector C-2, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad is around PKR 35 lakh to PKR 1.6 crore. Besides, most of the plots available in C-3 Sector are residential, costing anywhere between PKR 49 lakh to PKR 1.5 crore.
Sector E of Bahria Enclave only features 1 kanal plots and these are located near the main entrance. Many plots are available in sector E, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad for PKR 1.1 crore to PKR 1.6 crore.
This area is located far from the hustle and bustle of commercial activities, surrounded by a peaceful environment. Sector F features 10 marla and 1 kanal plots at reasonable rates. You can buy plots in Sector F for PKR 30 lakh to PKR 1.5 crore, whereas the price of plots in Sector F-1 Bahria Enclave, Islamabad ranges anywhere between PKR 30 lakh to PKR 75 lakh only.
The plots available in Sector G, Bahria Enclave, have no depth issues, which is why the property rates have seen a decent boost recently. Potential real estate investors can get their hands on several plots available for sale in Sector G, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad for PKR 32 lakh to PKR 4.8 crore.
Bahria Enclave, Sector H features a variety of residential and commercial plots. The price of residential plots in the society is around PKR 40 lakh to PKR 65 lakh, while commercial plots in Sector H, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad can be bought for PKR 85 lakh to PKR 9.9 crore.
5 marla and 10 marla residential plots are up for sale in Sector I, Bahria Enclave. The asking price of plots in Sector I, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad starts from PKR 23 lakh and goes up to PKR 86 lakh.
Located in the neighbourhood of Civic Centre, Sector J, Bahria Enclave offers several plots for sale. The cost of these plots ranges from PKR 36 lakh to PKR 5 crore.
Sector K faces the iconic Chairman's Villa. Mostly 10 marla and 1 kanal plots are available for sale in the area and people interested in buying plots in Sector K, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad should keep a budget of PKR 50 lakh to PKR 65 lakh.
A couple of plots are up for sale in Sector L, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad, located on the main road leading to Chairman's Villa. The average price of 1 kanal plots in the sector is PKR 1.3 to 1.4 crore.
People living in Sector M can directly access Simly Dam Road. The area is home to the City Centre – a commercial project – which is why it attracts investors. Potential buyers can find a good number of plots in Sector M, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad for a price ranging between PKR 35 lakh to PKR 1.3 crore.
Facing the scenic Murree and Margalla Hills, Sector N is among the most peaceful and popular sectors in Bahria Enclave. The sector comes without landfills, featuring a wide range of 5 marla, 8 marla, and 10 marla plots for sale. The residential plots in Sector N, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad, cost around PKR 25 lakh to PKR 1.7 crore, while commercial plots in the society can cost a buyer anywhere between PKR 45 lakh to PKR 2 crore.
It is one of the newest sectors of Bahria Enclave, where buyers can get their hands on 5 marla and 8 marla plots. The minimum asking price of plots in Sector O, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad is 19 lakh, while the maximum is around 60 lakh.
Sector P offers several 5 marla, 8 marla, 10 marla and 1 kanal residential plots at reasonable rates. The price of plots in Sector P, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad is around PKR 15 lakh to PKR 55 lakh.
Rent Price Trends in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Just like sales price trends, we have also compiled the rental trends of houses and flats in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad. These prices vary as per the construction of a unit, area, and size of the property.
Houses for Rent in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
People looking to experience a better lifestyle can easily rent 5 marla houses in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad for PKR 40 thousand to PKR 80 thousand per month. The homes feature brand new construction, peaceful environment and 24/7 surveillance. For a bigger option, you can also pick 10 marla houses in Bahria Enclave. The monthly rent of 10 marla houses starts from PKR 30 thousand and goes up to PKR 1.2 lakh per month. However, the prices might fluctuate due to the location, sector, area (park facing or Main Boulevard) and the number of rooms.
Potential tenants looking for some luxurious options can find a well-furnished 1 kanal house in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad for a monthly rent of PKR 75 thousand to PKR 2.2 lakh. Almost all the houses have state-of-the-art amenities such as a roof ceiling with LED lights, modern kitchen, Spanish tiles in bathrooms, TV lounge, and solid woodwork. Besides, the monthly rent of a 2 kanal house in the society is around PKR 2.5 lakh. The house comprises six lavish bedrooms with attached bathrooms, is on a 50-feet-wide street, and boasts easy access to parks, mosques, and commercial markets.
Flats for Rent in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Bahria Enclave also features comfortable and spacious apartments for rent at affordable prices. The monthly rent of 1-bedroom apartments in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad swings between PKR 13 thousand to PKR 35 thousand. Similarly, the average monthly rent of 2-bed flats in the society can be anywhere between PKR 26 thousand to PKR 30 thousand, while a 3-bed apartment can cost around PKR 45 thousand monthly.
Commercial Properties in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Investors and business people have always admired the commercial areas in Bahria Town because of their potential. Similar to other Bahria projects, there is a central commercial area designated in every phase of Bahria Enclave, Islamabad.
However, Sector G and Sector H neighbour the Civic Centre, which is why several offices and shops are up for sale in the area. Potential investors can buy commercial offices in Sector H, Bahria Enclave for PKR 34 lakh to PKR 1.3 crore. In a similar vein, many shops are also available for sale in Sector H, Bahria Enclave, Islamabad at the cost of PKR 26 lakh to PKR 1.3 crore. Furthermore, the asking price of commercial properties in Sector G, Bahria Enclave, Enclave starts at PKR 42 lakh, going as high as PKR 1.5 crore.
All in all, the commercial offices in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad can cost anywhere from PKR 28 lakh to PKR 5.7 crore, while the average price of commercial shops in the society starts at PKR 25 lakh, going up to PKR 3.3 crore. As for renting options, a wide range of commercial properties in the community is up for rent and affordable monthly sums. For instance, the asking monthly rent of commercial shops in Bahria Enclave is around PKR 25 thousand to PKR 7 lakh, while the rental price trend of furnished and unfurnished offices in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad starts at PKR 28 thousand and can go up to PKR 5 lakh per month.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS AND BAKERIES
Malls in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Shopaholics living in Bahria Enclave can access many high-end malls in and near the society. For instance, Enclave Mall on Park Road-Simly Dam Road Link, Sector A, Bahria Enclave can be reached in a couple of minutes' drive from Bahria Enclave Zoo. The mall is currently under construction; however, a bank, boutique and a café are operational here. Also, some more malls such as Akas Mall and Residencia on Jinnah Avenue, and The Royal Mall and Residency, Gulf Icon, and Enclave Heights are present in Sector A, Bahria Enclave. As of now, all these malls are under construction, pinned only a few minutes' drive away from the zoo and will soon start providing exciting shopping experiences to prospective residents.
Further, some more shopping malls in Bahria Enclave are also under construction, including Gateway Mall, Madina Mall and Residency in Civic Zone, Sector G, while Sky Mall & Residency is in Sector C, Bahria Enclave, located roughly a couple of minutes away from Bahria Enclave Zoo. However, from 5th Avenue, Bahria Enclave, residents can buy a wide range of popular brands from Capital Mall and Residency, situated only 4 minutes' walk away on 4th Avenue, Sky Heights, sited near 5th Avenue, The Centrium Mall, De Grand Arcade is on 3rd Avenue, Bahria Enclave and Galleria Mall. The malls are soon to be launched in the prime location of Sector J and Sector I, Bahria Enclave.
Besides, The Centre Point near 5th Avenue, Bahria Enclave is providing an ideal shopping facility to residents. According to its official website, it is a multipurpose mall featuring a massive variety of local and international brands, centrally air-conditioned environment, restrooms, prayer area, a food court, along with family entertainment/children's play area. Moreover, you can also shop from Choice Mall, located about a 20-minute drive away in Madina Town, Lehtrar Road. The mall is famous for hosting a beautiful collection of baby clothes besides other shopping accessories such as clothes and artificial jewellery.
People living in the area can also shop at nearby malls that include Safa Gold Mall, found on College Road in f-7 Markaz. It is considered among the most popular shopping destinations in Islamabad where you can find around 150 local brands including Outfitters, Miniso, Minnie Minors, Batik, Tagheuer, Royal Tag and whatnot. Besides retail outlets, the mall is home to the finest culinary section along with leisure and entertainment facilities. Furthermore, Mall of Islamabad is sited approximately half an hour's drive away on Jinnah Avenue, Block J, Blue Area.
Moving forward, shoppers can also reach The Centaurus Mall, operational on Jinnah Avenue, F-8, around 23 km away from Bird Aviary, Bahria Enclave. In comparison to the aforementioned malls, Centaurus Mall is one of the iconic shopping malls in Islamabad, boasting several fashionable boutiques, jewellery stores, cinema and eateries. However, Liberty Shopping Centre in Aabpara G-6 is 17 km away from the society. The mall is home to a wide range of stitched/unstitched clothing, school uniforms, footwear, and some food outlets. At the same time, Kamran Shopping Centre is also functional in the area, offering several daily-use products at affordable rates.
As for more choices, Irfan Arcade Shopping Centre in Irfan Abad Tramri takes more or less 20 minutes to reach by car, while HK Ellahi Shopping Centre in Ali Pur is nearly 14 km away from Bahria Enclave. Also, people can shop from Kamran Shopping Centre, situated on Main Kund Rajgan Street, Chatha Bakhtawar is only a 15-minute drive away. In contrast, Panorama Shopping Centre on Stadium Road is more or less 20 km away from the society. The shopping centre hosts several shops selling baby products, pret wear, embroidered clothing items, grocery items, books, mobile phones, and electronic appliances.
Lastly, located in Block D, Satellite Town, Midway Centrum is a one-stop shopping zone, around 19 km away, while Century Shopping Centre, pinned on Benazir Bhutto Road, Block B, Satellite Town, is 21 km away from Bahria Enclave. Additionally, Block D of the society also hosts 3 Idiots Shopping Mall and Shan Shopping Mall on Fifth Road. Both malls offer quality fashion accessories at reasonable rates.
Restaurants and Bakeries in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Foodies all around the world like to have restaurants and eateries in proximity to their residence. Prospective property buyers in Bahria Enclave can quickly reach some of the most popular restaurants found in Islamabad near Bahria Enclave. For instance, Pizza Originale in Sector C of the society offers a wide range of pizza flavours along with a cosy environment for families. According to reviews on Google Maps, it is one of the best pizza joints in the area where the restaurant pays extra attention to the quality of the food. Besides Pizza Originale, Foodizm also serves delicious pizzas in Sector C, Bahria Enclave. Both restaurants are only 4 minutes' walk away from Bird Aviary.
For evening coffee, you can visit Gloria Jean's Coffee, pinned only 5 minutes' walk away on Main Boulevard, opposite Bahria Zoo. Adjacent to Gloria Jean's Coffee, there is Chikachino Restaurant in GMK Plaza. As per the reviews on Google Maps, the eatery hosts a beautiful interior, prompt customer services, along with the different varieties of food, drinks, and starters.
Moreover, foodies can also enjoy scrumptious cuisines in Ronaq Restaurant, present only an 8-minute walk away in Sector A, Commercial Avenue. As per its Facebook page, the restaurant features exquisite ambience, outdoor seating, along with mouth-watering cuisines. The restaurant serves everything from traditional food, Chinese to fast food.
Residents living in and around Sector A, Bahria Enclave can enjoy food in Karachi Restaurant, pinned in Sahara Arcade, Urban Blvd. At the same time, Peshawar Naan Shop is only a minute's walk away from Trafalgar Square on Commercial Avenue, Sector A. Moreover, Refreshment Gallery in Sector A has a sought-after range of street food and snacks, including fruit chat, dahi Bhalla, chicken roll and soup, while Hot n Spicy Tonight is also present in the society, where you can find grilled food, wraps, karahi, BBQ, and Chargha.
New Quetta Alamgir Café on Enclave Avenue and OPTP on Urban Blvd are roughly a couple of minutes' walk away from Trafalgar Square. The first one is popular for having morning breakfast and evening snacks, serving tea, kehwa, alu paratha and Lahori chana. In contrast, the latter is a popular fast-food chain, having a good number of branches operational around the country.
Café Macaw in Bahria Enclave Civic Zone Centre, Sector I is a one-of-its-kind eatery, offering quality food along with state-of-the-art interior. The restaurant's menu includes lip-smacking food such as shrimp cocktail, Lebanese mezze platter, sandwiches, burgers, chicken delights and lamb, beef & veal dishes.
For more options, you can explore some more eateries present in the neighbourhood, such as Refreshment King on Jinnah Avenue, about 15 minutes' drive away. At the same time, Read & Eat Café is roughly 9 km away from the society in Mohran Jejan. Both cafes offer a comfortable environment along with several food items on their menus, including soups, salads, shakes, and pizzas.
If you are craving for pulao, you can visit Bannu Beef Pulao, based on Jinnah Avenue, whereas New Haq Bahu Restaurant is known to serve spicy biryani. Both food joints are more or less 9 km away on Street 3, Mohran Jejan. For hi-tea, you can head to Meraki, located about half an hour's drive away in Beverly Centre, Jinnah Avenue. It is one of the best hi-tea restaurants in Islamabad, serving a finger-licking hi-tea platter that includes caramel pastries, tacos, and much more. Further, HOWDY Islamabad is also operational at the same distance in Gol Market, Sector F-7/3. HOWDY is undoubtedly among the most iconic burger joints in Islamabad and a must-visit place for burger lovers.
For cakes, sweets and other gourmets, there is Lucky Bakers and General Store, found in Jagiot, reachable within 10 minutes by road, while MJ's Bakers & Sweet on Jinnah Avenue, Kurri Rehara is approximately 7 km away, at a drive of 12 minutes from Sector C, Bahria Enclave.
New Punjab Bakers in Qadri Plaza, Kuri Market and Sheefay Sweets & Bakers, based in Mohar Jejan, can be reached within 14 minutes by road. Both bakeries offer fresh sweets and other confectionery items. Besides, you can buy oven-fresh cakes, assorted biscuits, and breakfast items from Tayyab Bakers & Sweets, which is situated 11 km away on Lehtrar Road, Nilore. However, Hafiz Sweets & Bakers is also present only 10 km away in Nilore.
Moving forward, Al Jannat Bakers and Sweets is functional at the stretch of 9 km in Shabaan Mughal Market, opposite Sultana Foundation Gate, while Virsa Bakers & Sweets on Lehtrar Road, Ali Pur, is roughly 8 km away. The former serves a wide range of sweet delicacies while the latter is known for sweets and savouries such as traditional sweets, samosas, mini pizzas, and sandwiches. Also, if you are craving a delicious cheesecake, fudge cake, or tarts, then you can head to Burning Brownie, pinned about half an hour's drive away in Beverly Centre, Nazim-ud-din Road. It is one of the best dessert places in Islamabad, offering everything from sugar rush ice-creams to cakes and brownies.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Fitness conscious people can easily find gyms and sports facilities without stepping out of the society. To start with, you can head to Volley Ball Court, situated only a 4-minute walk away in Sector A, Bahria Enclave. The beautifully constructed court boasts lush green grass and a well-maintained court that attracts many sports enthusiasts. Also, cricket fans can easily access Kashmir Riders Cricket Club, situated in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, only 10 minutes' walk away from the aviary, while Sydney Cricket Ground is about 6 km away near Islamabad Capital Territory.
As for more options, hockey players can enjoy several games and tournaments in the Hockey Ground, sited only 7 minutes' drive away on Islamabad Capital Territory. In contrast, Park Ground Park on Kuri Road is just 12 minutes' drive away. Moreover, National Institute of Health Colony, Chak Shahzad is home to a well-organised cricket ground, found at the stretch of 10 km on Park Road. The ground also features Capital Mountains Cricket Club where you can find many certified coaches, neatly trimmed pitches, and floodlights for night games. Besides the cricket ground, there is also a basketball court and Al Qaim Football Club Ground in NIH Colony, Islamabad.
Moving on, Raji Cricket Ground Mohra Jejan and Raji International Cricket Stadium on Mohra Nur Road are approximately 11 km away from the society, while Shahzad Town Football Ground and Park in Shahzad Town are roughly 9 km away from Sector A, Bahria Enclave. In addition, Islamabad Tennis Complex on Ataturk Avenue, G-5, Islamabad, takes more or less half an hour to reach by road. As per its social media account, the complex was built in 2003 and boasts seven international-standard clay tennis courts.
Furthermore, when it comes to cricket, the National Cricket Academy in G-8 is among the top 5 sports academies in Islamabad. The academy is owned by the PCB and offers specialised sports programmes for youngsters. You can reach here within 40 minutes via Sector A, Bahria Enclave.
Next comes Islamabad Club Polo Grounds on Kashmir Highway, about half an hour's drive away in Islamabad Club. As per the users' reviews on Google Map, the ground is famous for both horse riding and polo games, offering a peaceful environment, scenic view, and a lush green lawn.
Also, Jinnah Sports Complex on Shahrah-e-Kashmir, Islamabad is roughly 20 minutes' drive away from Bahria Enclave. The complex comprises several sports facilities including Pakistan Sports Complex, Liaquat Gymnasium, Islamabad Tennis Academy, Mushaf Sports Complex, and Jinnah Sports Stadium. Further, the sports complex also hosts one of the best swimming pools in Islamabad, functional in Liaquat Gymnasium. Here you can find changing rooms, an after shower facility, and three small pools for kids.
However, fitness buffs living in the society can follow their fitness regimen in Strong Muscle Gym, situated only a couple of minutes away in Sector E, Bahria Enclave, Grace Arcade, while women can go to Ladies Gym sited on Simly Dam Road, Pind Begwal. Besides fitness classes, the gym also hosts a ladies beauty parlour and a boutique.
Some more fitness centres near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad are also around 15 to 20 minutes' drive away. To name a few:
- The Best Gym, located on Jinnah Avenue, Mohran Jejan, Islamabad, features several fitness machines that are suitable for a daily workout.
- Generation Fitness Club is operational near Shinwari, Chatta Bakhtawar.
- Fit-athletic Fitness Club is functional in Royal Avenue. As per the users' reviews on Google Map, the gym features an excellent environment and professional trainers.
- Gym O'Clock is a boxing gym, functional in Meherban Colony Chatta Bakhtawar.
Parks in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
The best way to enjoy refreshing morning walks and recreational activities is to visit parks or public spaces. Also, this particular amenity attracts many home buyers and potential investors. Thankfully, each sector of Bahria Enclave boasts parks such as Trafalgar Square, located in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, only a minute walk away from Haidery Super Store. The surroundings of Trafalgar Square consist of fountains, benches, lamps, and flowerbeds.
Moreover, it only takes a 10-minute walk to reach Ronaq Park, sited on Lake View Road, Sector A. Here you will find a restaurant, walking track and grass patches. Also, residents can take their kids to Children Park, sited only 8 minutes' walk away in Sector A, Bahria Enclave. It is a safe and beautiful park, featuring slides, swings and other playing activities. The central Sector Park in the society is around 10 minutes away on Urban Boulevard, adorned with beautiful sculptures and manicured grass.
Residents of Sector B, Bahria Enclave can access Park Sector B and Park Sector B-2. The first one is currently under construction, while the second one is entirely developed, containing several recreational facilities for kids. Both the parks are roughly 2 to 5 minutes' walk away from Road-1, Sector B-2. Further, Music Theme Park in Sector C of the society is among the most beautiful parks in the area. The park is decorated with amazing sculptures of men playing piano, guitar and other musical instruments. You can also head to Children Park C1, pinned on Street 13-B, roughly 10 minutes away from Road 4. The park features some slides, benches, and swings for kids.
Next comes Nest Children Park, situated on Street 6, Sector G, Bahria Enclave, a couple of minutes' walk away from Marvi Studio. It is a small park dotted with the models of a few famous monuments of the country such as Bab-e-Khyber etc. Besides, two more parks are currently underway in Sector N. The parks will soon provide several engaging activities to residents and visitors.
Ankara Park, sited on Park Road, is roughly at a drive of 20 minutes from Trafalgar Square, Bahria Enclave. The park is considered as one of the best picnic spots in Islamabad where kids can freely play and jump around, while you can just relax and watch them enjoying themselves. Besides, National Zoo-cum Park & Botanical Garden in Bhara Kahu takes about 10 minutes to reach by car. As of now, the park is underway, but it will soon become one of the biggest botanical gardens in South Asia where students, researchers, and locals can come and take full advantage of it.
Salons and Spas near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Having salons and spas nearby is essential to maintain a fresh and youthful look. Even though some sectors in Bahria Enclave are currently under construction, residents can still rejuvenate their look by visiting salons and spas near home. Sector C is home to Reforma Ladies Beauty Salon and Studio, located a couple of minutes' away from Bahria Enclave site office. As per user reviews on Google Maps, the salon offers excellent beauty services and boasts a professional staff.
Additionally, Noor-e-Ain Beauty Salon in Sector A, Bahria Enclave, is situated roughly a minute's drive away from the office. According to its Facebook page, the salon was established in 2003, providing an immaculate look at reasonable rates. The salon boasts a perfectly relaxing ambience, beautiful interior, and branded products. Here, visitors can also get fun wearables and enjoy several snacks while being pampered.
Further, The Gentleman's Salon on Commercial Avenue, Sector A, Bahria Enclave is only a few minutes' walk away from the site office. The salon provides services from 10 am to 11 pm. TGS offers stylish haircut, hair straightening, hair dye, beard trimming, facial, and massage services at affordable rates. It also provides Special Home Service for kids for PKR 200 to PKR 300 only.
Located 24 minutes away on Simly Dam Road, Shaheen Salon Spa & Studio offers all types of beauty treatments, including manicure, pedicure, facial, massage, bridal packages, hair, and skin treatments. Besides, Salon of Beauty on Sunset Street, Green Avenue is roughly 10 k away from the society.
Also, two ladies salons are operational in Meherban Colony – Get Smart and Be J Beauty Salon – reachable within 20 minutes' drive. You can also get high-end beauty services from Depilex Beauty Clinic, situated about 15 km away in Bhara Kahu. The salon is a successful venture of Masarrat Misbah and started its operations in 1980.
Zoo in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
The zoo in Bahria Enclave is located in Sector A of the society, only a couple of minutes' walk away from Akas Mall. The zoo not only attracts residents of Bahria Enclave, but people from all over Islamabad and Rawalpindi visit the zoo to get close to the rarest breeds of animals and birds. The Zoo has around one thousand beautiful birds and a collection of pumas, panthers, bears, white lions, and Bengal tigers. It is also home to almost 93 breeds of animals including, leopards, monkeys, African lions, zebras, ponies, chimpanzees, and horses. You can visit the zoo from 8 am to 7 pm and easily access many sightseeing and relaxing opportunities.
There is also a Bird Aviary, sited in Sector A, Enclave Avenue, only a minute away from the mall. The aviary houses an extensive collection of beautiful birds such as peacock, swans, flamingos, and macaws, to name a few. Besides, Hog Deer Cage is also located in Sector A, about 5 minutes' walk away from the mall.
Wildlife enthusiasts can also plan a trip to Islamabad Zoo, sited only half an hour's drive away on Pir Sohawa Road, Saidpur. The zoo was established in 1978 and was later upgraded in 2008 to provide recreational facilities and serve as a wildlife sanctuary. The zoo is surrounded by the beautiful sight of Margalla Hills and considered one of the best getaways to spend weekends in Islamabad. The zoo is home to several rare species of birds and animals such as pheasants, peafowls, white pelicans, blackbucks, and deer. Also, some wild animals, including bears, lions, tigers. Wolves, crocodiles, zebras, elephants and red-eared sliders, also call the zoo their home.
Cinemas in and near Bahria Enclave, Islamabad
Apart from going to parks and other recreational sites, residents can add some excitement to their weekends by watching a movie at a nearby cinema. Thankfully, as of now, the development work of CineGold Plex on 5th Avenue, Bahria Enclave is under progress. The cinema will boast a lounge, comfortable leather seats, cutting-edge sound technology, and an elegant lobby. Also, Islamabad Club Cinema on Main Murree Road takes roughly 14 km to reach by road, while Shakarparian Open Air Theatre near Kashmir Highway can be reached in a drive of 30 minutes.
Moreover, about half an hour’s drive away, moviegoers can enjoy the latest blockbusters in Centaurus Cineplex, operational on the 4th floor of Centaurus Mall. It is one of the ultra-modern cinemas in Islamabad hosting comfortable recliners, Dolby Digital Surround EX system, and 2D/3D multiplexes.
Bahria Town's management arranges numerous cultural, social, and other events for its residents throughout the year. The community organises an amazing fireworks show in Trafalgar Square to celebrate New Year's Eve in a befitting way.
There are numerous popular destinations situated around Bahria Enclave, Islamabad. Located at the top of the Islamabad hills, Shakarparian National Park is just 19 km away via Islamabad Expressway. This park is divided into East and West Viewpoints. The East viewpoint is one of the oldest picnic spots in Islamabad. From this point, you can quickly get a sight of Margalla hills, Rawal Lake, Murree, and Jinnah Stadium.
Ayub National Park is 15 km away via Airport Road, located near Grand Trunk Road. This park features sprawling green spaces along with boat rides, food stalls, a kids' play area, a zoo, and sports fields. The park covers an area of 2,300 acres, featuring exquisite lagoons and water streams. People also come here to enjoy a morning walk on shaded jogging tracks, dine-in at the garden restaurant, and watch movies in an open-air theatre.
Other attractions in the park include a snake house, football academy, cricket ground, and a theme park. The Jungle World Theme Park is home to several animals such as lions, tigers, and llamas, among others. Kids can enjoy many thrilling rides in the playland. Additionally, a ghost house and an 18-course golf club are also operational in the park.
Shakarparian National Park is situated only a 25-minute drive away from the society via Faisal Avenue. Here, you can visit the Pakistan Museum of Natural History, Lok Virsa Heritage Museum, Pakistan Monument, and Arts & Craft Village. Shakarparian National Park also hosts the Gun and Country Club, Pakistan Sports Complex, Liaquat Gymnasium, Golf Course, and Islamabad Club.
Rawal Lake and Lake View Park are located at a distance of 24 km, adjacent to Shakarparian National Park. Besides, Faisal Mosque is also just a 30-minute drive away via Islamabad Expressway. Two other major tourist spots, Islamabad Zoo and Daman-e-Koh are also located around a 40-minute drive away near Margalla Hills. Both these spots are among the most iconic tourist attractions in Islamabad.
Also, Wildlife enthusiasts can enjoy a chance encounter with some rare species such as lions, deer, antelopes, wild sheep, and birds in Lohi Bher Wildlife Park. The park was built in 1992 and is spread over 687 acres. It takes roughly 15 minutes to reach the park.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Bahria Enclave, Islamabad is a project where you can find an abundance of facilities, such as parks, zoos, hospitals, schools, and commercial zones. However, living in a Bahria Enclave can become a little inconvenient for people who usually commute via public transport. Though the Capital Development Authority has approved the project, the NOC is yet to be issued. Due to such reasons, the prices of the property in Bahria Enclave are still quite low, and some investors believe it's the perfect time to get some good deals in the community.
Importance of Bahria Enclave, Islamabad from major locations nearby
- Surrounded by Chak Shahzad and Bani Gala
- Blue Area, Islamabad takes about half an hour's drive to reach from the society
- Shakarparian National Park is located 19 km away via Islamabad Expressway
- Islamabad International Airport is 56 km away
- Daman-e-Koh is just 46 minutes away via Jinnah Ave
- National University of Sciences and Technology is 36 km away
- Lake View Park is 20 km away via Jinnah Avenue
- National Zoo-cum Park & Botanical Garden is roughly 10 minutes' drive away
- Pakistan Monument Museum on Kashmir Highway is about 30 minutes' drive away
You can also find detailed information about some of the up-and-coming developments in the city. Just visit Islamabad Area Guides.