Officials break ground on the project in Mina Al Arab.

RAK Properties, a leading property development and tourism infrastructure company in the UAE, has broken ground on Bay Residences located within the Mina Al Arab community in Ras Al Khaimah.

An addition to Hayat Island, Bay Residences will feature 324 apartments with a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units with direct access to the beach, said the developer.

The ground-breaking ceremony was attended by RAK Properties CEO Sameh Al Muhtadi, COO Mohammed Al Tair as well as other senior staff members of Al Oroba Contracting Company.

The residential complex includes swimming pools, playgrounds, retail, F&B outlets, and a gym enhancing the benefits of seaside living.

Surrounded by promenades, walkways, boardwalks, parks and beautifully landscaped open spaces, the residential apartments are conveniently located close to a wide array of dining, retail and entertainment options.

Commenting on the occasion, Al Muhtadi said: “The immense success of our latest residential projects paved the path for further development on this much sought-after location of Hayat Island. Bay Residences is adjacent to the prestigious five-star property – InterContinental Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa.