Dubai is home to iconic architectural landmarks, thrilling adventure theme parks, and luxury retail brands. With the city’s transformation in the past few years, the lifestyle of citizens of Dubai has remarkably changed. Dubai shopping malls are as popular as their exotic beaches and gigantic buildings.
The Mall of Emirates is one of the most famous malls in Dubai, and it never fails to surprise visitors with its majestic grandeur and luxurious shopping brands. With more than 600 retail stores, including fashion, lifestyle and departmental stores, the Mall of Emirates assures you enjoy your shopping spree to the fullest.
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Spread over an area of 2 million sqft. The Mall of Emirates features high-street fashion stores, fine dining restaurants, entertainment and leisure activities. The mall was opened to the public in 2005, and since then, it has attracted hundreds of visitors every day. Kids can also have a good time with Ski Dubai, the biggest indoor snow park in the world. The mall also features two 5 -star hotels -Sheraton and Kempinski Hotel, along with three more hotels in the surrounding neighborhood.
The Never-Ending Shopping Experience:
The mall houses more than 80 top labels, inside the fashion dome, including Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Versace, Marc, Dior, Prada, Bvlgari and many more. After its expansion in 2015, many other stores were able to mark their presence inside the mall. From apparel, shoes, jewelry, accessories, electronics, and beauty products to home decor, the mall has everything you are searching for in top designer labels.
Besides luxurious brands, the mall features other retail shops that are budget-friendly. Many stores offer great discounts on their promotional events and seasonal sales. The mall also has the largest Carrefour (a supermarket) in the UAE. Other popular stores in the Emirates Mall are:
- Forever 21
- Mother care
- Kate Spade and many more!
Ski Dubai: The most exciting activity to do in the mall is Ski Dubai. The indoor ski resort in the hot weather of Dubai is all fun, with a temperature of -4 degrees maintained throughout the year. The snow slope is 85 m tall and has five runs with varying levels of complexity. The park is covered in snow with a magnificent ice structure of a winged dragon and flaunts a snow-themed restaurant. Besides the snow slope, the snow park Ski Dubai has many other attractions, such as an ice cave and a mountain thriller ride which will transport you to the polar regions.
And the most surprising part of the snow park is the close encounter with the penguins, in a city like Dubai where the summer never ends! You will enjoy a personal encounter with the cute little creatures as they display a wonderful march in front of many visitors.
Magic Planet: A fun place for your kids, Magic planet gives an exciting opportunity for your little ones to enjoy electrifying games and win surprise gifts. This place is located on Level 2 of the Emirates Mall, and it guarantees complete entertainment for the entire family. Gravity, a state-of-the-art trampoline park, is also a hit among children. From Classic Arcade to the latest simulators, the Magic Planet has many gaming consoles that will drive you crazy.
VOX Cinemas: Movie-Buffs can enjoy the latest Hollywood and regional hits at the VOX Cinemas. VOX cinemas, with famous chef Gary Rhodes, Equipped with digital technology, offers you an exceptional movie experience with gourmet dinner services. The Vox cinemas bring to you IMAX and 4DX kids and standard movie options to make an incredible cinema experience.
Yalla Bowling: Bowling at Yalla gives you a fantastic opportunity to have a fun time with your family and friends. With twelve bowling alleys, Yalla Bowling makes the game wild and exciting at the same time.
DreamScape: Escape from the real world and enter into the world of Hollywood -inspired virtual reality. Equipped with modern technology, this attraction is for children above ten and above. All the visitors to this attraction must be taller than 122cm to enjoy the fascinating virtual reality world. The adventures inside the Dreamscape are Alien zoo, Curse Of The Lost Pearl and The Blu.
Cafes and restaurants:
After an exhausting shopping session, treat yourself to mouth-watering delicacies at various dining outlets inside the mall. Tim Hortons, Baskin Robbins, Texas De Brazil, Farzi Cafe and P.F. Chang’s are famous among these eateries.
Get your hot coffee from Starbucks, Costa Cafe or Cinnabon, or enjoy fast-food varieties at Texas Chicken, KFC, McDonald’s, Burger King and Asian Wok. Asia Kitchen, Gazebo, Besh Turkish Kitchen, and Chili’s are some restaurants offering international cuisine options. Candy Bar, Dunkin’s, Cinnabon and Baskin Robbins will savour your sugar cravings with delicious sweet delicacies.
Location: The mall is located in the central part of Dubai City at Al Barsha1, making it convenient for the residents living in Al Barsha, The Green and Al Sufuoh to visit.
How to get there:
With its convenient location, one can quickly get to the Mall Of Emirates by various means of transportation.
By car: The most viable way to reach is to drive down the Sheikh Zayed Road and then take Exit on interchange 4.
By Metro: Another option is to get on the metro on the Redline and get down at the Emirates Mall metro station.
By Bus: One way to save money is to take the buses on routes 81, 84 and 93. Visitors can also go for the hop-on, hop-off big bus tour.
By Taxi: RTA Taxi can also provide a safe commute to the Emirates Mall.
Most stores in the Mall of Emirates are open from 10:00 am to 12:00 am.
Dubai will never fail to awe-struck you with the lifestyle extravaganza. You name everything from fashion, accessories, and electronics to baby needs, and you will get them in top brands. The Mall Of Emirates offers an upscale outing with one-of-a-kind spots, which will spoil you for the choices.
If not for shopping, you can enjoy the aesthetically beautiful European-style interior that decorates the ceiling, floors and corridors with eye-catching colour combinations and unique style. So, don’t wait anymore; visit the Emirates Mall today and indulge yourself in a majestic shopping spree!