Holding more than 90% of the entire Emirate population, the city of Ajman is located along the Persian Gulf, just to the north of Sharjah and forms an urban area that houses companies, markets, banks and many local and international retail shops. There are several tourist attractions in the city such as the Ajman National Museum situated at Ajman Fort, the Red Fort and the museum in the inland enclave of Manama. The main airport in the emirate is located about 60 km east of the city in Al Manama enclave and it is expected to be operational in Q1 2019. Meanwhile, Ajman residents can use Sharjah International Airport which is only dozen kilometers away from the city.
The Al Nakhil is a triple area located in the city of Ajman which consists of Al Nakhil, Al Nakhil 1 and Al Nakhil 2. There are numerous amenities inside these three areas, including many restaurants and cafeterias such as the Monaliza Restaurant and Cafeteria, Aroos Al Shathi, Abdul Hakeem Bakery, Humid Abdula Bakery, Jerusalem old bakery, Kairali, Al –Habasha, Safari Hotel, Food Box, Zanzi Bar,Bukhara, Sabella’s Italian Organic, supermarkets such as the Makkah Supermarket, Alam Supermarket, Al Manama Supermarket, Al Zahra Shopping Mall, Al Madina Supermarket, several hospitals such as the Malaria Center Hospital and Kuwaiti Hospital, businesses, offices and banks such as the Bank Saderat Iran, United Arab Bank and Union National Bank in Al Nakhil 2. Out of these three areas, the Al Nakhil 2 has the most beautiful, well known and luxurious hotels and resorts such as the Fairmont Ajman (Upmarket beachfront hotel with a spa), Ajman Beach Club, Swargam, Ajman Beach Hotel (Low-key lodging with bar & water sports), Ajman Saray, a Luxury Collection Resort, Ajman and Bahi Ajman Palace.