Satellite is a popular locality located on the western part of Ahmedabad. This locality is spread over vast acres of land and is separated from the rest of the city by the Sabarmati River. Vastrapur, Vejalpur, Bodakdev, Jodhpur and Prahlad Nagar are some of the famous localities around Satellite.
This area offers an array of housing options to the home buyers ranging from affordable apartments to luxury villas. This region has seen a lot of commercial and retail development in the past few years with numerous malls, 5-star hotels, restaurants and commercial buildings coming up.
Satellite is well-connected to other parts of Ahmedabad via the road and rail. The SG highway is the major highway that connects Satellite to other prominent localities like Bopal, Thaltej, Gota and Sola. The area is served by Municipal Transport Services (AMTS). The Railway Station is located at a distance of 10.1 kilometers via the Swami Vivekananda Road and The Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport is located at a distance of 16.1 kilometers from Satellite via the Airport Road.
Satellite houses many good educational institutions including International School, Kameshwar School, Happy Feet Prep School, Asiatic School, Shri Narayan Guru Vidyalaya and St Meera Institute of Management and Technology.
Hospitals and Shopping Malls
Some of the famous hospitals in this locality are SAL Hospital, ABC Surgical and Medical Hospital, Astha Ayurvedic Clinic, Shreeji Maternity Hospital and CIMS Hospital.
The locality is surrounded by numerous shopping malls, retail outlets, and gardens among other things that keeps the residents recreationally active. Iskon Mall, Satyam Mall and Star Bazaar are some of the famous shopping malls, located at a walking distance from Satellite.
Other attractions in this area are Iskcon temple and ISRO space centre. For recreation purpose many clubs are available in this area including Karnavati Club, Rajpath Club and YMCA Club.
Real Estate in Satellite
Strategically located on the western part of Ahmedabad, the area is witnessing an upward trend in the real estate market. Satellite is considered as a posh area, which has enhanced the demand not only from the city dwellers but also from the outsiders who migrate for work or some other reasons. Prominent developers like Goyal and Co, Group, Siddhi Developers, Group and Safal Realty are launching their new real estate projects here. Some of the ongoing projects in Satellite are Riviera Exotica by Goyal and Co, Casa Vyoma by Group and Aarohi Agha by Siddhi Developers. The minimum real estate price in Satellite is Rs. 4,259 per sq. ft. and the maximum property price is Rs. 8,167 per sq.ft, bringing the average property price to Rs. 6,247 per sq.ft.