Yas Island forms one of the gateways into Abu Dhabi from Dubai. The island is formed by man-made canals10–12 km in length that edge the south, east and north of the site.
Along with nearby mangrove islands, calm waterways and neighboring developments with marinas, Yas Island offers a desirable waterfront lifestyle. A number of major tourist destinations are located within a 2km radius of the project site, which include Yas Waterworld, Yas Mall and Ferrari World. Yas Marina F1 Grand Prix is also nearby and is contained within a 4km radius.
The Yas Staff Accommodation development will be utilized by the Yas Island hospitality employees of Aldar. It is conveniently located alongside the Yas Leisure Drive route, which connects to all of the destinations in which they will work, by foot and cycle paths or a short shuttle bus commute. This project is comprised of six G +7 towers containing two residential unit types, single and double occupant units for a total built up area of 55,200 sq. m. The units were developed in compliance with Residential R-2, dormitory code requirements. The final number of units is 1,512 with 252 single occupant units and 1,260 double occupant units accommodating a total population of 2,772.