Brace yourselves for the opening of the newest mall in Dubai. Nakheel Mall is opening tomorrow – Thursday, November 28, 2019, in the prestigious Palm Jumeirah community. After four years of construction, this mall in Dubai is ready to open its doors for shopaholics and entertainment seekers across the city.
Nakheel Mall’s location on the trunk of Palm Jumeirah puts it in the heart of a lavish residential community. The mall is spread over an area of 4.5 million sq. ft., with more than 350 retail stores, leisure attractions and restaurants that span over five levels.
The Nakheel Mall project that took almost five years for completion, offers an underground parking space that can house 4,000 vehicles at a time. There is a rooftop plaza with fine-dining restaurants and spectacular views of the surroundings. One can also find two 65-feet long cascading waterfalls that are spectacular to behold.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Just in time for holiday shopping, the Nakheel Mall in Palm Jumeirah is set to bring a world-class shopping experience at a short distance for owners and tenants living in apartments in Palm Jumeirah. Whether you’re a tourist or a resident, Dubai’s newest mall has plenty in store for you when it comes to retail therapy, dining options and top-of-the-line entertainment.
While most things about the mall can only be ascertained once it’s inaugurated, this is what you can expect from it for now.
RETAIL SERVICES AND STORES IN NAKHEEL MALL DUBAI
Located on one of the most luxurious developments in Dubai, Nakheel Mall Palm Jumeirah intends to bring you nothing but the most popular brands from around the world under one roof. From beauty and fashion, homeware and electronics, to books, jewellery and toys – expect to find everything you need right here.
As per the most recent announcements, brands in Nakheel Mall include several high profile international names.
BEAUTY AND CLOTHING
- American Eagle Outfitters
- Bath & Body Works
- Privilege Boutique
FOOTWEAR AND ACCESSORIES
- Steve Madden
- The Toy Store
Besides all this, the mall will also house a medical centre – the Dubai London Clinic. Other service outlets in the mall include banks, exchange houses, tailors and more.
CAFÉS AND RESTAURANTS IN NAKHEEL MALL
Nakheel Mall has promised a diverse array of F&B outlets. These restaurants and cafés will be spread across the premises with a designated casual dining setup on the mall’s first floor. Also, you can expect a lavish food court, called The Eatery, that’ll house several restaurants in the Nakheel Mall.
The top level of the mall – The Rooftop, will also have restaurants with both indoor and al fresco seating. However, the show-stealer and something unique is the Depachika – a foodie’s haven. This new Japanese food hall concept is a unique dining experience located on the basement level. All that said, here is a list of the restaurants and cafés in Nakheel Mall that have been announced so far.
- Din Tai Fung: Some of the best Taiwanese food in Dubai
- Shake Shack: The most comforting and satisfying burgers you’ll find in town
- SushiSamba: A fusion of Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian cuisines
- The Noodle House: The Asian street food restaurant that lets you customise your noodle bowls
- Wendy’s: The fast-food chain everyone loves
Besides the restaurants, the mall promises a bunch of small cafés and eateries for those of you who’d like to grab a coffee or a quick bite on the go. So far, the F&B outlets you’d see in Nakheel Mall, include:
- Pinkberry: The LA-originated frozen yoghurt sensation, a healthy cold treat for everyone
- Shakeaway: The largest milkshake company in the world is coming to Nakheel Mall, Dubai
- Starbucks: An all-time favourite for all
These are only the highlights. Once the mall is up and running in full swing, you can count on a lot more promising restaurants in Nakheel Mall, popping up in no time.
ENTERTAINMENT AND LEISURE
Nakheel promises plenty of fun things to do in Nakheel Mall for people of all ages, besides shopping, of course. The mall has been developed to serve as a shopping and leisure destination and hence, what interests us the most is all the attractions in Nakheel Mall that await us. Let’s take a look.
It’s about time Palm Jumeirah residents got their own VOX cinemas and Nakheel Mall is bringing just that! Treat yourself to a movie on the weekend or some quality family time at the movies. VOX Cinemas in Nakheel Mall will have 15 gigantic screens to enjoy the latest blockbusters from around the world.
The ultimate destination of fun for the kids, this amusement centre includes rides, a soft-play area, arcade games and fun activities to keep the little ones busy.
Up for a pre or post-shopping workout? You can sign up at Fitness First in the new Nakheel Mall! This popular gym in Dubai already has 24 branches in the city, with one in Golden Mile, Palm Jumeirah. Well, what can we say – the more, the merrier!
Yet another exciting attraction, the Trampo Extreme indoor trampoline facility will keep your kids – big and small – entertained and active for hours.
In addition to these attractions in Nakheel Mall, there is a lot more to look forward to. Word is that the mall will soon have a free-jumping zone, an electric-car race track, a foam pit, some extreme dodgeball, a shooting arena and a couple more activities for kids. That’s a lot of things to do in Nakheel Mall alone!
NAKHEEL MALL OPENING DATE
The Nakheel Mall will officially open on Thursday, November 28, 2019. So far the official Nakheel Mall timings have not been announced. However, we do know that the mall will kick off its opening week with grand celebrations of the UAE National Day, leading into the festive season and New Year’s revelry. Keep an eye out for discounts, promotions, live performances and fun events coming your way.
HOW TO REACH NAKHEEL MALL
Reaching Nakheel Mall is quite simple. The mall is conveniently accessible by rail, road and on foot. The mall has a monorail station and direct bridges and walkways to the Palm Jumeirah community. Residents of nearby Palm Jumeirah apartments can simply walk to the mall in no time.
Once in full swing, we predict Nakheel Mall will add to the already star-studded list of malls in Dubai. That’s all we have for you now. Further details will unfold with time and we’ll make sure we bring them to you.
While this new mall in Dubai will take its time to soar to new heights, there are plenty of other options for you to explore. The Dubai Mall tops the list for obvious reasons – its the biggest and best mall in the emirate and has everything you can possibly think of under its roof.
Then there is the Dubai Outlet Mall where you can get your favourite brands for less. And if you’re looking for a mall that offers tons of entertainment, you might want to explore all the things to do in Galleria Mall Dubai.
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*Feature Image courtesy Nakheel Official Website