City Centre Deira
Situated between the airport and the districts of Sharja and Bur Dubai, this vast shopping mall, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, is home to more than 370 shops and department stores plus hotels, cinemas, restaurants and kids’ areas.
From traditional favourites such as Marks & Spencer, Debenhams and Carrefour to high street staples H&M and Monsoon, as well as luxury end stores including Armani Exchange and Rolex - there really is something for every kind of shopper and options to suit every taste and pocket.
City Centre Deira opened in 1995 and is known for its family-friendly focus. There is an extensive choice of kids’ and maternity shops, including Gap Kids, Mothercare, Tommy Hilfiger Kids and Osh Kosh B’Gosh.
The mall is also well-known for its excellent entertainment zones. Why not head to the popular Magic Planet for a day of adventure? With fairground rides, arcade games, trampolines, soft-play, ten-pin bowling and a climbing wall - and that's just for starters! - there’s guaranteed fun for all ages.
The multi-screen, state-of-the-art VOX cinema at City Centre Deira, which shows the latest blockbusters in 3D and 4D, is also worth a visit. Refreshments before or after can be found in the international food court, which has the usual burger joints, doughnuts and ice cream sellers. The mall’s hotels also have restaurants and eateries open to the public, including an open-air pool lounge at the Pullman Hotel, offering stunning views of Dubai, and a French restaurant within Novotel Hotel, complete with al fresco dining terrace.
City Centre Deira has ample car parking, a tourist information centre, free Wi-Fi, baby-changing rooms and baby strollers for hire. It also hosts regular events featuring brand ambassadors, musicians and children's entertainers.
Get InspirationAll about where to go and what you can do
Whole new worlds of wonder, realms of knowledge and galaxies of the imagination are just waiting to be discovered and explored at Bookworm - Dubai's only bookshop that is designed exclusively for children. This is the perfect place for little ones to begin their adventure into the world of literature and books.
For visitors to Dubai who want to experience the absolute pinnacle of luxury, not only in the city, but also arguably in the world, the Burj Al Arab is the hotel to choose. As a building, the hotel is a defining landmark of the city and features some of the most opulent interiors anywhere on Earth.
Towering above the other skyscrapers and structures that make up the city's skyline, the titanic Burj Khalifa is one of the most impressive buildings ever constructed and one of the most important landmarks in Dubai. Whether you're travelling up to its lofty observation deck or admiring its unique silhouette from the ground, there's no denying that the Burj Khalifa is a building like no other.
Explore dubai your wayTailor made dubai holidays
For those who prefer to travel at their own pace or to explore places not included in the brochure itineraries, we have years of experience at organising tailor-made holidays.
Create the perfect trip with the help of our specialists
Our expert tour consultants will be pleased to suggest ideas to complement your own and to organise the most appropiate programme to suit your interests, time and budget.