ABOUT G-6, Islamabad
G-6 Islamabad is one of the four major sectors connected to Blue Area, the revered financial district of Islamabad. It links to Kashmir Highway on one side while A.K Fazl-ul-Haq Road runs along the other side of this sector. G-6 is a densely populated, middle to high-income group housing sector, and one of the oldest housing communities of Islamabad.
This housing sector is divided into four quarters: G-6/1, G-6/2, G-6/3 and G-6/4. As a sector connected to Blue Area of Islamabad, G-6 Islamabad is home to many residential and commercial properties. It also has various commercial stores and nearby marketplaces where residents can easily shop for the products they need.
It enjoys proximity to some of the popular sectors of Islamabad such as F-7, F-6, G-7 and G-5, residents living in G-6 can rest assured that all amenities are easily available at a very short distance from this housing community. With places like Lake View Park, Daman-e-Koh, Saidpur Village and other tourist attractions close by, G-6 Islamabad is an ideal location for people who love to live in a green and serene environment.
G-6 Islamabad also holds significance as it is in proximity to areas of political importance, like the Red Zone of Islamabad, which houses Pak Secretariat Office, National Accountability Bureau Office, Office of the Election Commission of Pakistan, Supreme Court of Pakistan, President House, National Assembly of Pakistan, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Office and many Foreign Embassies.
This guide will give you an overview of how G-6, Islamabad serves its residents and provide all the details required to make an informed decision before buying residential or commercial properties in this area of Islamabad.
AT A GLANCE
- Well-developed housing sector
- Great infrastructure with proper streetlights and carpeted streets
- Easy access to Metro Bus Stops
- A peaceful residential area
- Beautiful green neighbourhood
- Quick access to commercial shops which are at a walking distance
- Middle to high-income housing society
- Many residential properties available on sale and rent
- G-6, Islamabad has many guesthouses and motels in the area
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in and near G-6, Islamabad
G-6, Islamabad gives its residents ample public transportation options. People living in this area can simply walk to the nearest Metro Transit Stop, which is located right outside of G-6/2. The Punjab Government started this Mass Transit System back in June 2015, and it service proved to be a great convenience for the locals and tourists in the city. The first phase, now complete, involved a 22 km long route running from Pak Secretariat Office in G-5 all the way to Saddar Town in Rawalpindi. The second stage of this transit system is still underway and upon completion, these 25.6 km long routes would run from Peshawar Mor Interchange to New Benazir Bhutto Islamabad International Airport.
Bus stops where residents can board the bus in and near G-6, Islamabad are: Aabpara Bus Station, Pieas Bus Stop in Aabpara and Bari Imam Bus Adda on Khayaban-e- Suhrwardy in G-6/1 – all around 9 minutes’ walk; 7th Avenue Station South-East on Service Road, Block E, in G-6/2 – a 5 minutes’ drive; Shaheed-e-Millat Metro Bus Station on Jinnah Avenue and Polyclinic Bus Stop on Shaheed Millat Road in G-6/2 – around 4 to 5 minutes away; Parade Ground Metro Bus Station on Jinnah Avenue in G-6/3 – 6 minutes’ drive; 7th Avenue Metro Bus Station in F-8 Markaz G-7/3 – 6-minute car ride; Tanki Stop and Puli Stop in G-7/3; Sitara Market Bus Stop on Jasmin Road in G-7/2 and Stock Exchange Station on Jinnah Avenue – 7 minutes away; Kashmir Chowk Bus Stop on Murree Road – 6 minutes away.
Apart from these bus services and stops, people who own a car or motorcycle would enjoy driving on the well-carpeted roads within the sector. This is, in fact, one of the major perks of living in a well-developed Taxis also are available throughout Islamabad and they would charge you based on your kilometre coverage. Now with services like Careem and Uber car-hailing services opportunities for travelling around the city have become easier than before.
Closest train stations near G-6 Islamabad is in G-8/2 called Katchari Chuk Station, a car ride of 9 minutes, and you can find all the information related to railway from the Railway Reservation Information Office that is present in the G-6 Markaz.
The new Islamabad Airport is about 44 minutes away from the G-6 housing community.
Markets in and near G-6, Islamabad
Like all other major sectors of Islamabad, G-6 has a markaz in the centre of the four residential sections. A markaz in Islamabad is a marketplace where you can find all the necessities and essentials like grocery stores, pharmacy and a few other utility stores. Some of these markaz even have fast food outlets and clothing stores. However, its main purpose is to provide the basic consumer products that are required for everyday use.
Therefore, besides having its own G-6 Markaz, there are several other markets in and near G-6, Islamabad.
Markets in the G-6 vicinity include: Javed Market on Street 16, G-6/2; National Market also known as Café Irum Market, Co-operative Market Number 1, Madina Market Aabpara Market on 699 Khayaban-e-Suhrwardy Road and New Aabpara Market in G-6/1; Akhbar Market on 3 Street 64 in G-6/4. These market areas are at a walking distance of 10-15 minutes that can be covered by car in less than 5 minutes.
Other markets that are near G-6, Islamabad are Gilani Market, Abbas Market, China Market, F-6 Super Market and Kohsar Market in Sector F-6. Golden Market, Jan Market, Gol Market, Aamir Market and Chenab Market in Sector G-7 and the famous Jinnah Super Market is located in F-7 Markaz. These marketplaces are approximately 5-10 minutes away from G-6, Islamabad via car.
Jinnah Super Market is known for multiple reasons. Firstly, this market area is easily accessible from all major sectors of Islamabad. Secondly, since Islamabad receives many tourists and visitors over the course of a year, everyone who stays in guesthouses, hotels and motels around this area visits Jinnah Super Market to buy items of everyday use. This market not only has grocery stores but also has some of the best restaurants offering fine cuisines, pharmacies, bakeries, supplement stores, branded clothing outlets and various other shops for the convenience of the people in the area.
Mosques and Churches in and near G-6, Islamabad
G-6 Islamabad has a plethora of beautiful mosques in the area. Each of these mosques is at a walking distance from the Markaz i.e. the centre of G-6. You can find Masjid-e-Usman in G-6 Markaz, Masjid Ulaa on Street 40 in G-6/1, Qutab Shaheed Mosque on 38 Street 55 in G-6/4, Bilal Masjid in G-6/3, Umer Mosque on Street 30 and Al-Asr Mosque in G-6/2.
Apart from all the mosques mentioned above, Lal Masjid, also known as Red Mosque, is located in sector G-6/4. It is famous as most presidential candidates and dignitaries used to take part in congregational prayers in this mosque. Its interior and exterior is made with red bricks for which reason it got the name ‘Lal’ meaning ‘Red’ Mosque. It was first built in 1965 and then was renovated in 2010. It is one of the oldest mosques in Islamabad. Located in G-6/4, residents in this vicinity can easily walk to this mosque in less than 3 minutes, and offer the congregational prayers.
Schools, Colleges And Universities in and near G-6, Islamabad
As a densely populated area of Islamabad, G-6 is home to some of the most popular educational institutions of the capital city. There are numerous schools, colleges and universities in the area where students get the best form of education.
Popular schools in G-6 Islamabad include:
- Smart Learners (Pre School To Class VIII), Federal Govt. Girls School, The Educators, Hall Mark Public School, Islamabad Model School (IV) and Islamabad Model School for Girls in G-6/1
- Quaid’s Public School, Islamabad School of Excellence and Islamabad Model School For Girls in G-6/2; Lahore Grammar School on 16-H and Luqman Hakeem Rd in G-6/3
- Mohsin Murtaza Shaheed School, Federal Govt. Boys Model School, Angelique School and Wright Research School in G-6/4
Lahore Grammar School (LGS) is one of the most popular educational institutions in Pakistan. This school was established in 1979, with a few students and later on grew to be this massive educational institution that we know today. LGS is affiliated with the Cambridge Board of International Examination for the O and A Level programs. Last year, they had 450 enrolments for Middle School, 387 enrolments for Senior School and over 500 enrolments for the A Levels program.
Today, LGS has its campuses in major cities like Lahore, Karachi, Faisalabad, Islamabad, Peshawar, Multan, Rahim Yar Khan and Quetta.
Other schools near G-6, Islamabad are:
- Roots Millennium Schools Trafalgar Campus in House Number 36 on Nazim-ud-din Road, F 6/1
- The Learning Centre (TLC) Daycare Preschool Activity Club in G-5/1
- Headstart School in House no.12 on Street no. 25A in F-6/2
All three of these schools are at a distance of around 8 minutes via car from G-6, Islamabad.
Besides schools, there are a number of universities and colleges present in and near G-6, Islamabad. Famous colleges in G-6, Islamabad are as follows: Islamabad Model College for Girls, Punjab College of Information Technology (Aabpara), Punjab College of Commerce, National College of Learning in G-6/1; Ali Abbas Shaheed Model College for Boys and Punjab College of Science in G-6/2; and Islamabad College for Boys in G-6/3.
Other colleges near G-6, Islamabad include the following: Indus Group of Colleges in Ajaib Plaza Plot 74-E, Jinnah Avenue, Block G, Blue Area in G-7/3; Islamabad College For Girls in F-6/2; Shafiq-ur-Rehman Shaheed Model College for Boys in G-7/2; Millat College in G-7 Markaz; Roots College International on 36 Nazim-ud-din Road in F-7/1; and Federal Govt. College for Women on College Road in F-7/2. These colleges are within a 5 km radius of G-6, Islamabad
Apart from the aforementioned colleges, there are a number of prominent universities in and near the G-6 area. Famous universities in G-6, Islamabad are:
- Hamdard University on Service Road, Block B in G-6/3
- Pakistan Institute of Fashion Design in House no. 42-B on 87 Ataturk Avenue, in G-6/3
- Prime University on Street 73, G-6/4
Pakistan Institute of Fashion Design or (PIFD) is a prestigious institution comprising four faculties and seven departments. These are Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing & Merchandising, Textile Design, Gems and Jewellery Design, Leather Accessories & Footwear, Furniture Design & Manufacture, and Ceramic & Glass Design. PIFD encourages diversity and has a quota system for students from all over Pakistan. Studying at PIFD offers candidates an opportunity to attend international trainings and workshops to famous universities and institutes abroad such as the Fashion Institute of Technology New York in the USA, University College of Boras, Sweden, Mod’Spe Paris, France and Ecole de La Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Paris, France. Overall, PIFD strives to achieve new successes by starting a research cell at the institute and commencing a postgraduate program for the students.
Aside from the universities in G-6 Islamabad area, there are several others that are in close proximity to this community. Notable names include Riphah International University in House No. 20, on Street 39, F-6/1 – 7 minutes away; Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering on 19 Ataturk Avenue, G-5/ - a 4-minute drive; Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University Islamabad in Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) on Ibn-e-Sina Road, G-8/3 – 14 minutes’ drive; Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences & Technology at Zero Point, Khayaban-e-Suhrwardy Road, G-7/1 – 8 minutes away; Preston University on No 85, on Street 3, H-8/1 – 13 minutes away; Allama Iqbal Open University on 2 Ashfaq Ahmed Rd, H-8/2 – 11 minutes away; Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University in Shifa International Hospitals Ltd. Gate No. 1,Pitras, Bukhari Road, H-8/4 – 11-minute drive; Iqra University on 5 Khayaban-e-Johar Road, in Sector H-9/1 – 17 minutes’ drive; National University Of Modern Languages Islamabad on 4 Khayaban-e-Johar in H-9/4 – 15 minutes away; Bahria University Islamabad Campus on Shangrilla Road in E-8/1 – 17 minutes’ drive; Air University Islamabad on Service Road in E-9 – 18 minutes away and National Defence University in E-9/3 – a 19-minute drive from Sector G-6.
Living close to educational institutions is a big advantage for the inhabitants of G-6 Islamabad. As parents can easily decide where they would like to enrol their kids, as there is a vast number of institutions present in and near this vicinity.
Banks in and near G-6, Islamabad
As a highly populated area, you can find an array of banks in and near the neighbourhood. Well known banks like National Bank of Pakistan (Head office), Islamic Bank, Muslim Commercial Bank, Habib Metropolitan Bank Ltd., Askari Bank, Habib Bank Limited and United Bank (UBL) are all located in G-6 Markaz, which is at a walking distance of 10 to 15 minutes for the residents of G-6, Islamabad.
Aside from these, there are other bank branches in G-6/1 such as Allied Bank, National Bank of Pakistan, Faysal Bank, UBL and Meezan Bank.
With this many banks nearby, it is convenient for the residents of G-6 Islamabad to carry out their financial transactions.
Clinics and Hospitals in and near G-6, Islamabad
As a posh area, G-6 Islamabad has some of the best medical and healthcare facilities available in the area. Having clinics and hospitals in and near G-6 Islamabad aids denizens of this area to keep their health in check and allows them to get to the closest hospital during an emergency situation.
Known clinics in G-6 Islamabad such as Lodhi Clinic and Islamabad Dental Clinic are located in the G-6 Markaz, making them accessible for everyone living in this locality. Moreover, you have: Shaquft Clinic, Alic Clinic, Dr. Shamoona Clinic, Islamabad Skin & Child Care Clinic, Aasia Mother Care Clinic and Ayesha Clinic in Sector G-6/1; Riaz Clinic, Ayesha Clinic, Ghazala Clinic, Khwaja Clinic, Pain Clinic, Dr. Mobeen Khan Skin, Hair & Nails Clinic in Sector G-6/2 and Family Health Clinic in Sector G-6/3.
Besides this, medical facilities in proximity to G-6, Islamabad include: Hearing Clinic in G-7/3 – 7-minute ride; Islamabad Clinic Serving Infertile Couples ICSI Clinic in Saudi Pak Tower 1st Floor, Plot 61-A, Jinnah Avenue, Block L F-7/4 – 9 minutes away; Islamabad Premium Aesthetic and Laser Clinic (IPAL Skin Clinic) on 6C First Floor Super Market in F-6 Markaz.
For patients with special healthcare requirements, various hospitals are located in and near G-6 Islamabad. Famous hospitals in Sector G-6 are ass follows: Islamabad Medical and Surgical Hospital, Capital Development Authority Hospital and Polyclinic Hospital are some of the well renowned healthcare institutions in Sector G-6.
There are several other reputable hospitals in the nearby area: Kulsum International Hospital on Kulsum Plaza, 2020 Jinnah Avenue in G-7/3 – 6 minutes away; MEDICSi on First floor, Low Rise, Saudi Pak Towers, 61-A Jinnah Avenue, in F-7/4 – 9 minutes’ drive; Ali Medical Centre on Kohistan Road in F-8 Markaz – 13 minutes away; Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) on Ibn-e-Sina Road in G-8/3 – a 14-minute drive; Maroof International Hospital on 10th Avenue in F-10 Markaz – 17 minutes’ drive; and Shifa International Hospital on Pitras Bukhari Road in H-8/4 – 14 minutes away.
Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences or PIMS is a research based healthcare organization in Islamabad. It is a leading hospital in the tertiary sector with 22 medical and surgical centres.
This medical institution was built in 1985 and includes three separately running hospitals including the Islamabad Hospital, which is spread over 3.5 hectares with 592 hospital beds, the Children’s Hospital that offers paediatric care with 230 beds and the Maternal and Child Health Care Centre with 125 beds that specializes in gynaecology and obstetrics.
There are four medical colleges affiliated to PIMS are Quaid-e-Azam Postgraduate Medical College, Federal Medical & Dental College, College of Nursing and School of Nursing.
With this many healthcare clinics and hospitals available in the area, it is reassuring for the residents of G-6, Islamabad to live in a healthy and mindful state.
PROPERTIES IN G-6, ISLAMABAD
Sales Price Trends in G-6, Islamabad
There are many residential properties available for sale in G-6, Islamabad. Please be advised that the listings on the websites are updated on a regular basis and prices are subject to change accordingly.
Houses for Sale in G-6, Islamabad
For interested buyers who are looking to invest in a dream home, there are many houses for sale in G-6, Islamabad. 5 marla house costs a minimum of PKR 3.25 crore, whereas a 10 marla house for sale is priced as low as PKR 3.8 crore and goes up to PKR 5.25 crore. The lowest price for 1 kanal house starts at PKR 9 crore and goes up to PKR 9.5 crore.
Rent Price Trends in G-6, Islamabad
There are many residential and commercial properties available on rent in G-6, Islamabad. Please be advised that just like sales prices, the rental prices are also subject to change.
Houses for Rent in G-6, Islamabad
For those looking for rental properties, there are many houses available for rent in G-6, Islamabad. 5 marla houses can be rented out for as low as PKR 14 thousand but the price can go all the way up to PKR 85 thousand as well. For a 10 marla house, the rent price starts at PKR 48 thousand and goes up to PKR 1.3 lakh. For 1 kanal houses, the starting rental price is PKR 20 thousand and goes all the way to PKR 3.8 lakh.
The wide range of rental prices makes it easier for you to choose the type of property you wish to live in at a price that is according to your budgets.
Commercial Properties in G-6, Islamabad
Aside from residential properties, a large number of commercial properties are available for sale and rent.
Commercial properties for sale in G-6 are available in variable sizes. You can find a commercial property ranging from 0.4 marla to over 1 kanal in G-6 Islamabad. The Price of 10 marla commercial property starts from PKR 11.8 crore and goes up to PKR 40 crore.
Similarly, there are many commercial properties available for rent in G-6 Islamabad. The rental prices range between PKR 85 thousand and PKR 8.5 lakh depending on the size of the commercial property.
MOST POPULAR AREAS TO BUY OR RENT IN G-6, ISLAMABAD
As per Zameen’s recent stats, sectors such as G-6/1, G-6/4, and G-6/3 were among the top searched trends for property buyers. The infographic below shows the most popular areas to buy property in G-6, Islamabad.
Moreover, the rental trends in G-6 Islamabad show that sectors like G-6/1, G-6/4, and G-6/3 are among the top searches for places to rent.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS, AND BAKERIES
Malls IN AND NEAR G-6, ISLAMABAD
Since shopping malls are an integral part of modern society, G-6 Islamabad being a posh area has a multitude of shopping malls in and near the neighbourhood.
Inside sector G-6, you can find several shops and outlets where you find an array of consumer products and services. There are some notable shopping spots in the area: Melody Market Civic Centre and Islamabad Cash and Carry located in G-6 Markaz; F&F Fortress on 4 Khayaban-e-Suhrwardy, I & T Centre, Liberty Shopping Centre, Khan Variety Centre, Kamran Shopping Centre and Aabpara Electronics in G-6/1. Since these shopping centres and stores are within the G-6 area, they are at a walkable distance of 5-15 minutes.
In addition to the shopping places mentioned above, G-6 Islamabad is close to some of the best shopping malls in the capital city.
Crowd favourite shopping malls like Safa Gold Mall, Centaurus Mall and Mall of Islamabad are all in proximity to G-6, Islamabad. These malls have the best ambience for the customers to enjoy shopping in an air-conditioned environment. Having hundreds of branded stores to shop at, these malls provide the best in mall services like valet parking, decent food courts with a wide range of different cuisines, kids play area, nursing area for mothers and infants and prayer rooms. Some of these malls have 3D movie theatres where movie lovers can enjoy the latest blockbusters in the best audio-visual quality.
Luckily, all three of these malls are close to G-6 Islamabad and residents can go to any one of the three malls in a matter of 10-15 minutes by car.
Restaurants and Bakeries IN AND NEAR G-6, ISLAMABAD
Like everything else, G-6, Islamabad has an abundance of restaurants and bakeries in and near the locality. You can find a variety of traditional restaurants in G-6, Islamabad like Savour Foods, Royal Afghan Food, Mirch Masala Food, Corner Food Centre, Dainty Fast Food and Zenose Restaurant in the G-6 Markaz. Apart from these places, you can also dine in at Food Fantasy, Allah Badshah Lahori Bhasha Food, Kamran Foods, Milko Foods, Ramna Restaurant and Arsalan Foods & Refreshments in G-6/1. Moreover, Hamza Food Restaurant, Capital Development Authority Dhaba are located in G-6/3 along with Lavender and Subway are present in G-6/4. If you are a resident of G-6 who loves sweets and baked delights, there is a bakery near G-6 Markaz called Royal Delights Sweet & Bakers.
Savour Foods is a popular eatery for the people of Islamabad and visitors who visit the capital city. The restaurant’s pulao dish that mainly comprises of rice and meat or chicken is a specialty that is dominant among many food lovers in the city. It is a must-try meal for people who are visiting Islamabad for the first time.
Furthermore, there is a large number of restaurants, bakeries and cafes that are not in G-6 Islamabad but are near the area. These places include: Khoka Khola, Burning Brownie, Mocca and Canoli in Beverly Centre, Jinnah Avenue, in F-6/1; Omar Khayyam Iranian Restaurant in Madni Plaza, Jinnah Avenue, Block E, in Blue Area; Tehzeeb Bakers in Al-Malik Complex, 81 Jinnah Avenue in G-7/3; Howdy Islamabad in Gol Market, Shop 6 in F-7/3 and Nandos in F-6 Markaz.
All of these food places are within a radius of 5 km, so reaching these places is convenient for the locals in the vicinity.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres in and near G-6, ISLAMABAD
As a moderate to high-income locality, G-6 Islamabad has numerous fitness centres and sports facilities in and nearby. Famous gyms and sports facilities in sector G-6 include Khan Gym in G-6/2, Azlan Fitness House in G-6/1, MetroFlex and Gym the Space in G-6/3 and Quaid-e-Azam Football Ground that is just opposite to G-6/4.
Other than these gyms and sports ground, there are several other gyms in close proximity to G-6 Islamabad. Renowned gyms such as: Fitness Factory Gym on 21 Club Rd in G-5; Rockville-Fight Fortress in Ramna 5 Diplomatic Enclave; Kinetix in 1-A, Shahid Plaza in sector F-6; Studio 8 in Beverly Centre on Jinnah Avenue, in F-6/1; Liaquat Gymnasium & Pakistan Sports Board Tennis Court in Islamabad Sports Complex; Islamabad Club Gym on Murree Road in Islamabad Club; Fitness Lounge Gym on Street 28 in G-7/1; 313 Fitness Gym on Block G in G-7/3; K.O Fitness, Metafitnosis and ZK Fitness in F-6 Markaz and Smarts Health and Fitness Club in Safa Gold Mall on College Road in F-7 Markaz are all within an 8 km driving radius from G-6 Islamabad.
Islamabad Sports Complex that is located close to Kashmir Highway is sports and recreational centre that offers an array of physical activities. It consists of Jinnah Sports Stadium, golf course and polo ground, gun and country club along with several different fitness and sporting activities.
G-6 residents can visit Islamabad Sports Complex via car in 5-10 minutes.
Parks in and near G-6, ISLAMABAD
Islamabad is well known for its luscious parks and green environment. You will find parks in almost every sector of Islamabad. G-6 Islamabad is no different as it has various parks in and near the locality.
Popular parks in G-6, Islamabad are Ladies Park in G-6/1, Local Park in G-6/4, Argentina Park in G-6/2 and Park for the Disabled Persons in G-6 Markaz.
Alternatively, parks near G-6, Islamabad include Lodges Park, All Purpose Family Park and Serena Park in sector G-5 – 5 minutes away , Kids Park and National Press Club Park in F-6 – 7 minutes’ drive, Swiss Avenue Park in F-7 – 7 minutes away , Ankara Park on Park Road near Rawal Lake – 9 minutes away, Lake View Park and Bird Park Islamabad on Murree Road – 15 minutes away, and the famous Fatimah Jinnah Park in F-9 is about 17 minutes away.
Two of the most famous parks mentioned above are the F-9 Fatimah Jinnah Park and Lake View Park. These parks are famous amongst the people of Islamabad as they offer a clean and green environment for people to come here hangout with their family and friends and have a great time.
Lake View Park has a bird park within the park premises, which is home to different types of bird species. Plus, you can ride All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) here in a proper safety gear with gloves and a helmet. This park also has a go-karting track for adrenaline junkies to experience the thrill and excitement from these activities.
Likewise, Fatimah Jinnah Park or F-9 Park is a public park that was designed by Michael Japero and was inaugurated in 1992. It is named after the founder of Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s sister. This park covers a major acreage and has a few handcrafted structures inside the park. In addition to this, the developed areas of this park has a megazone complex which comprises of a standard length swimming pool along with table tennis and snooker tables. Furthermore, this zone has a bowling alley, arcade games, laser tag and various other shops for food and snacks.
Overall, both of these parks are close to G-6 Islamabad, and getting there by car would probably take around 15 to 17 minutes.
Salons and Spas in and near G-6, ISLAMABAD
For grooming and makeover requirements, G-6 Islamabad has an array of salons and spas in and near the neighbourhood.
In sector G-6 Islamabad, there is Glam Street Melody in G-6 Markaz and Anz Beauty Salon on 699 Khayaban-e-Suhrwardy, in Aabpara,G-6/1. Apart from these two salons you can visit: Maisha Spa, Beauty Saloon and Health Club in G-5/1 – 7-minute drive; Natasha’s Beauty Salon and Spa, Tariq Amin Salon and TONI&GUY Islamabad on Jinnah Avenue in F-6/1 – 8 minutes’ drive; The Grooming Lounge, Grasshopper Salon, Depilex Beauty Clinic and Institute, Dessange Islamabad and Anushay Khan Beauty Salon in F-6 Markaz – 8-10 minutes away.
TONI&GUY is a prominent name in hair and fashion industry across the world. In Pakistan, TONI&GUY is present in Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad. Services that are offered at this salon are haircuts, hair colour, Keratin smoothing treatment, dry styling, men’s grooming, hair extensions, movement and texture, wedding hair and beauty care services.
With over 485 salons in more than 48 countries this salon was initiated by Toni Mascolo and his brother Guy in 1963. This salon was established in Karachi in 2008 under the supervision of Saeeda Mandviwalla. To date, TONI&GUY is one of the most reputable styling salons and is recognized by hair styling and makeup fanatics.
Cinemas NEAR G-6, ISLAMABAD
Two famous cinemas that are located near G-6 are the Islamabad Club Cinema and the Cineplex Cinema Islamabad at Centaurus Mall.
These movie theatres have Dolby surround systems and 3D movie viewing options that give movie lovers an immersive and out of this world movie watching experience. Both the cinemas are less than 15 minutes away from G-6, Islamabad.
G-6 Islamabad is a posh housing sector that is located close to some significant areas of Islamabad. It neighbours sectors G-5, F-6, G-7 and F-7 that are part of Blue Area, Islamabad. This is the financial district of the capital city. This locality also has Kashmir Highway running through it and areas like Islamabad Club, Wapda Colony, Lake View Park, Shakar Parian and Rawal Town are all close by.
Moreover, for hiking and trekking enthusiasts it is worth mentioning that Daman-e-Koh is also at a distance of 17 minutes via car, which makes it easier for the people to go for a hike and spend some time outdoors.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
G-6 Islamabad is an ideal location that serves its residents with all the facilities and amenities that they wish to have. Banks, markets, malls, clinics in an area where you live add to convenience and comfort. Having said that, G-6 Islamabad is one of the oldest sectors in the capital; homebuyers might find many homes designed according to the modern architectural standards. However, a number of flats and commercial spaces available for sale or for rent in the area are constructed and designed according to modern needs and requirements.
Overall, G-6 Islamabad is an area that buyers and renters can really look into as a profitable investment for a dream home.
Importance of G-6, Islamabad from major locations nearby
- 5 minutes’ drive to Blue Area, Islamabad
- 10 minutes away from Shakar Parian and Islamabad Club
- Red Zone and Pakistan Secretariat is about 10 minutes away
- Pakistan Monument is 13 minutes away from G-6 Islamabad
- Faisal Mosque is 12 minutes away from G-6, Islamabad
- Saidpur Village is 13 minutes away via car
- 27 minutes away from Monal Restaurant on Pir Sohawa
- Daman-e-Koh is just 17 minutes away from G-6 Islamabad