Skip to main content

The holiday season is that time of the year when shopping activities are in full swing. The shopping frenzy in Dubai is even more palpable during this period, with people running about to search and buy the best gifts for their loved ones, friends and colleagues.  Indeed, Dubai has the best and most diverse offerings and deals, making it a haven for shoppers in the country and the world.

When it comes to Christmas shopping, here are some of the must-visit places in the emirate chosen for their widest selection of items and special discounts. 

Dubai Mall

Visiting this sprawling mall is a must if you are out to purchase gifts to give this season. The world-famous shopping centre features an extensive range of brands and other establishments, providing a wide array of options.

Dubai Festival City Mall

At Dubai Festival City Mall, you can enjoy numerous family-oriented outdoor activities and entertainment, as well as lots of opportunities to shop for items offered by hundreds of world-class brands. As a bonus, the mall offers its gift-wrapping service for its shoppers who spend more than AED 300 this season.

Madinat Jumeirah Festive Market

This 1,750-square-metre market in the Arabian mini-city offers vast shopping opportunities that will surely delight your heart. Take your whole family or friends with you as it is free to enter the market.

Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club

Want to shop local? Then this is the best place for you. Let this season of giving be the time to support Dubai-based artisans and vendors as well.

We’re pretty sure there are other lots of gems out there. Do you have your own recommendations? Then this is the best time to visit the Raayi platform, create an account and share your recommendations and reviews with other members of your community in simple, easy steps to help them out in their last-minute shopping.  

Happy Holidays!