Dubai

Dubai malls guide

Visit the top malls in Dubai
Every DSF, Dubai transforms into a shopping extravaganza boasting a massive line-up of shopping, entertainment and activities for residents and tourists alike. With 96 malls across the city, there’s no better place to find that perfect dress, suit, souvenir or scent while soaking in the unique attractions of each destination. Stay up-to-date with what’s happening in each mall during this exciting festival.
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The Dubai Mall

Downtown Dubai

The Dubai Mall

Downtown Dubai

Find anything you're after at the world's biggest mall

Looking for clothes, jewellery, perfume or homeware? Housing more than 1,200 outlets under one massive roof, you’ll find anything you’re after at the world’s biggest mall. Dive into DSF sales at high-street favourites such as Topshop and Zara, shop for luxury labels at Fashion Avenue or purchase leading footwear brands at Level Shoe District. As part of the festival, expect pop-up fashion shows, beauty and makeup workshops, live entertainment and celebrity visits. Keep the kids entertained by heading to the Olympic-sized ice skating rink or the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo. For boho fashion, make sure to take a short stroll down to Market OTB at Burj Park.

Best For: Absolutely everybody
Don’t Miss: Beauty District
Contact details
  Financial Centre Road, Downtown Dubai

  800 382246255
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Mall of the Emirates

Barsha

Mall of the Emirates

Barsha

Enjoy exclusive New Year's sales and pop-up entertainment at Mall of the Emirates

Boasting more than 500 international shops selling lifestyle, fashion, sports, electronics and home furnishing products – Mall of the Emirates and MAF malls across Dubai will be going wild with sales this DSF. Head to this mall on New Year’s Day to reap 80% to 90% off participating retail outlets for 12 hours only. And if that’s not enough, enjoy pop-up fashion shows, live entertainment, giveaways, instant rewards and cash back in-store during the full 34 days of this festival.

Best For: Everybody
Don’t Miss: 12 Hour Exclusive New Year Shopping, Fashiontainment
Contact details
  Interchange 4 on Sheikh Zayed Road

  +971 4 409 9000
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Mercato Mall

Jumeirah

Mercato Mall

Jumeirah

A relaxed, family-friendly shopping experience

With approximately 140 shops and service outlets, Mercato Mall offers a shopping experience that is comprehensive without being overwhelming. Drop your little ones at Fun City or Vox Cinemas, and shop DSF sales at international retailers such as Armani Junior, Damas, Gianfranco Ferre, Nine West, Massimo Dutti, and Virgin. Add in the sights and feel of a Renaissance-era Italian village with big murals and cobbled streets, and you get an all-round pleasant experience the whole family can enjoy.  

Best For: Families, leisurely shopping experience
Contact details
  Jumeirah Beach Road

  +971 4 344 4161
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Ibn Battuta Mall

Jebel Ali

Ibn Battuta Mall

Jebel Ali

Go on an adventure in the world's largest themed mall

Inject the fun into family shopping at the world’s largest themed mall, inspired by explorer Ibn Battuta. Shop your way through 275 retailers in six courts: Andalusia, Tunisia, Egypt, Persia, India and China. You'll find a Debenhams department store, popular electronics shop Sharaf DG and Paris Gallery for fragrances. To add even more excitement to this remarkable retail destination, Ibn Battuta Mall will transform into a music and fashion lovers’ paradise with Fashion Express this DSF. This high-energy event combines a flash mob with a pop-up fashion show to bring you the latest looks in a fun, buzzing atmosphere.

Best For: Families, bargain hunting, individuals and couples
Don’t Miss: Fashion Express
Contact details
  Sheikh Zayed Road

  +971 4 362 1900
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WAFI Mall

Dubai Creek

WAFI Mall

Dubai Creek

Indulge in a luxury, Arabic shopping experience

Housed in ancient Egyptian architecture, Wafi Mall allows you to choose from over 350 shops while taking in spectacular stained-glass pyramids, as well as pharaoh sculptures and columns with hieroglyphics. This is the place to immerse yourself in an Arabic shopping experience with local boutiques offering the latest in kandoras, burqas and abayas, or by heading to the mall’s Souk Khan Murjan, which showcases Arabian handicrafts. You'll find plenty of designer stores as well, 30 eateries and family entertainment centres such as Encounter Zone.

Best For: Arabic shopping experience, luxury shopping, families
Contact details
  Oud Metha Road

  +971 4 324 4555
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Dubai Marina Mall

Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah

Dubai Marina Mall

Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah

Best for the laid-back shopper

Sitting on the shores of the marina, Dubai Marina Mall offers DSF shoppers a casual shopping experience. It houses a variety of international retailers with an emphasis on affordable high-street fashion and beauty services in a modern, relaxed atmosphere. For those looking to recharge after some serious shopping, there’s plenty of al fresco dining options along the water’s edge.

Best For: Laid-back shopping experience, families, couples
Contact details
  Sheikh Zayed Road, Marina

  +971 4 436 1020
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Dubai Outlet Mall

Dubailand and Meydan

Dubai Outlet Mall

Dubailand and Meydan

Enjoy 30-90% off at Dubai Outlet Mall

If you love a bargain, the Dubai Outlet Mall is the place to visit. With 240 stores and over 1,200 brands on offer, smart shoppers can find items discounted by 30-90% throughout DSF. From designer labels including Burberry and Marc Jacobs, to high street outlets such as Mango and Aldo, to retailers selling electronics and perfumes – there’s plenty on offer. Visit on a Monday and be rewarded with further discounts of up to 50% at selected stores.

Best For: Bargain hunters, individuals, couples
Contact details
  Dubai Al-Ain Road (Route 66)

  +971 4 423 4666
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BurJuman Centre

Dubai Creek

BurJuman Centre

Dubai Creek

Luxury shopping in the heart of Dubai's heritage districts

Located in the heart of the city’s heritage districts, you’ll find luxury designer brands aplenty at BurJuman Centre. Upscale offerings include Louis Vuitton, Dior, Prada, Hermès and many more. Refuel from a hard day’s DSF shopping with some great dining options, ranging from Lebanese to Italian to Iranian. If you’re with family, your children will love the play area on the third floor.

Best For: Brand-conscious shoppers, luxury brands, families, couples and individuals
Contact details
  Khalid Bin Al Waleed Road

  +971 4 352 0222
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City Centre Mirdif

Mirdif

City Centre Mirdif

Mirdif

A shopping experience the whole family will enjoy

City Centre Mirdif houses over 430 retailers with key anchor stores including Debenhams and Centrepoint. This mall’s New Year’s Day sale is not to be missed, where you will save 80% to 90% off participating retail outlets for 12 hours only. As one of Dubai's truly suburban malls, it also sets itself apart with unique, family-friendly entertainment concepts like indoor sky-diving, bowling, interactive football and children's edutainment at Little Explorers.

Best For: Families
Don’t Miss: 12 Hour Exclusive New Year Shopping
Contact details
  Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd

  +971 4 602 3000
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Dubai Festival City Mall

Dubai Creek

Dubai Festival City Mall

Dubai Creek

Charming mall and waterfront views

Set on the banks of Dubai Creek and looking out upon a stunning natural waterway, Dubai Festival City Mall is home to over 400 stores including the massive IKEA department store. This airy mall is the perfect spot for a leisurely shopping experience where you can stroll along its charming Canal Walk or ride the abra at one of the waterfront restaurants. During DSF, Fashion Express will bring the latest styles in a fun, buzzing atmosphere to Dubai Festival City Mall. Don’t miss it!

Best For: Leisurely shopping experience, families
Don’t Miss: Fashion Express
Contact details
  Dubai Festival City

  +971 4 213 6213
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THE BEACH

Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah

THE BEACH

Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah

Shoreline shopping for souvenirs and big retail names

Dive into a shoreline shopping spree this DSF at The BEACH opposite JBR.  Wander among a range of handpicked outlets to pick up cute souvenirs, or shop at big retail names such as Sephora, Roberto Cavalli and Victoria’s Secret. Be on the lookout – the whole area will transform into a pop-up fashion show, Street Runways, as part of the DSF festivities. On weekends, make sure you catch the spectacular DSF firework shows.

Best For: Outdoor shopping, leisurely shopping, souvenirs, families, couples and individuals
Don’t Miss: Fireworks, Street Runways
Contact details
  Jumeirah Beach Road

  800 637227
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City Walk

Jumeirah

City Walk

Jumeirah

A new outdoor destination filled with edgy boutiques

Known as one of Dubai's most Instagrammable venues, City Walk is a new outdoor destination filled with edgy fashion boutiques, Michelin-starred culinary concepts and an array of entertainment choices. Throughout DSF, witness City Walk transform into an open-air fashion show boasting the best of casual chic.

Best For: Edgy fashion, outdoor shopping, couples, individuals
Don’t Miss: Street Runways
Contact details
  Al Safa Street

  +971 4 317 3999
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The Outlet Village

Jebel Ali

The Outlet Village

Jebel Ali

A Tuscan-inspired, luxury outlet mall

This luxury outlet mall opened its doors in early September 2016 with three department stores and over 125 brands, making it the new home for affordable fashion finds. Score fabulous deals on of-the-moment pieces from high-end labels like Coach, Michael Kors, Hugo Boss and Sandro while taking in the exposed brickwork, piazza-like squares, water features and mismatched Gothic stonework in this charming, Tuscan-inspired village. This mall is 'digital free'; that means no invasive advertising hoardings, no escalators or lifts, and certainly no indoor aquariums or ice-skating rinks – making it perfect for die-hard shoppers.

Best For: Individuals and couples looking for high-end labels at discounted prices
Contact details
  Jebel Ali, Near Dubai Parks and Resorts

  +971 4 317 3999