By Sam Bridge
Nakheel Mall, the new shopping, dining and entertainment destination at the heart of Palm Jumeirah, will open on Thursday, November 28
Nakheel Mall, the new shopping, dining and entertainment destination at the heart of Palm Jumeirah, will open on Thursday, November 28, it was announced on Wednesday.
The mall will open with a huge range of live events and promotions in store for the UAE National Day weekend and beyond, Nakheel said in a statement.
The AED1.2 billion ($330 million) mall has five retail levels with more than 300 shops, restaurants, entertainment outlets and services, including MODO department store, Depachika Food Hall, a 14- screen Vox Cinemas complex, Waitrose supermarket, H&M, Trampo Extreme, Fabyland, Dubai London Clinic and Fitness First.
Nakheel Mall is also the access point for The View at The Palm, a public observatory perched on the top of The Palm Tower, 230 metres above the island, which will open in 2020.
A host of live entertainment, promotions and activities will take place at Nakheel Mall with AED1 million worth of prizes – including a brand new Maserati – up for grabs for every AED250 spent between November 28 and December 7.
Omar Khoory, managing director, Nakheel Malls, said: “We are delighted to add Nakheel Mall to our diverse collection of retail and entertainment destinations across Dubai.
“Nakheel Mall combines first class retail facilities with unique attractions at one of the world’s most famous landmarks, Palm Jumeirah. It is the ultimate destination for new concepts in shopping, dining, entertainment and leisure, providing on-the-doorstep convenience for The Palm’s 78,000 residents, and a stunning new attraction for the millions of tourists who visit the UAE each year.
“We look forward to celebrating the arrival of this vibrant new destination as Dubai’s busiest time of year gets underway, with the National Day weekend, Festive Season, New Year and Dubai Shopping Festival among the many seasonal events over the next few months.”
Nakheel Mall's operational hours will be from 10am to 10pm on week days, and 10am to midnight on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.For all the latest retail news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.