Al Raha includes two distinct developments; Al Raha Beach along the waterfront composed of 11 "Precincts", and Al Raha Gardens inland from the highway and primarily composed of low-rise residential villas and a regional retail centre. The development will be home to residential communities, hotels, beaches, marinas, retailing and commercial accommodation.
The development will feature eleven precincts. These are: Al Zeina, Khor Al Raha, Al Bandar, Al Seef, Al Dana, Al Rumaila, Al Zahiya, Al Lissayli, Al Shaleela, Al Razeen, and Al Thurayya. Spread over an area of 5.2 million square metres, Al Raha Beach can accommodate 120,000 residents.