Dubai is one of the best cities in the world for shopping.  If you’re looking for something special from your favourite brand, you’re guaranteed to find something from them in Dubai.

Whether you’ve got luxury preferences and only buy from the best of the best designer brands or whether you’re just looking for a bargain for some great quality stuff, you’ll find it all and more in Dubai.

The Dubai Mall

This has to be first on the list, the largest shopping mall in the entire world, the world famous Dubai Mall is one of the best shopping opportunities in Dubai and in the entire world.  There are hundreds of retail shops in The Dubai Mall, you’ll find everything from luxury to bargains.

Dubai Mall has an amazing Reel Cinemas Cineplex inside, too.

Dubai Mall also offers some excellent opportunities to view the Dubai Fountains, the second largest choreographed fountain show in the world, as well as the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa.

Mall of the Emirates

The Mall of the Emirates is also a hotspot for shopping, the massive complex has over 630 retail stores and was named World’s Leading Nerw Mall in 2005.  Mall of the Emirates features one of the largest Vox Cinemas in Dubai.

Mall of the Emirates has an awful lot going for it and is definitely a beautifully created building.

City Centre Mirdif

City Centre Mirdif is a smaller mall but packed with some amazing things to do.  With loads of choices of restaurants, plenty of retail options, a Magic Planet Arcade, indoor skydiving at iFly Dubai and a Vox Cinema, there’s plenty of things to do.

City Centre Mirdif is an excellent little mall and deserves a top spot on a things to do list for anyone visiting or living in Dubai.

Ibn Battuta Mall

Ibn Battuta Mall is a huge mall out near Jumeirah.  This extravagant and amazing mall takes you on a journey, like Ibn Battuta himself, the famous explorer.  You’ll pass through themed zones with some of the best retail units you can imagine.  There’s a huge Carrefour supermarket and plenty of varied food courts as well as a Novo Cinema, if you want to treat yourself.

Dubai Festival City Mall

Dubai Festival City Mall has over 400 retail units, 75 restaurants, bistros and cafes.  Also, home to IKEA Dubai, Festival City Mall is definitely an amazing place to visit and do some shopping.  The IMAGINE fire and water show of an evening is definitely something to behold, as fire and water fountains mixed with lights and music will be presenting some amazing shows.  Dubai Festival City Mall is also home to a Novo Cinema.

After taking your family or friends out to visit a few of the best malls in Dubai, why not treat yourself as well to some of the best golf courses in Dubai?  There are plenty of great greens and clubs that you can take advantage of while you’re here, so why not try some out and see which is the best fit for you?