Al Ghurair Centre
Al Ghurair Centre plays a very important role in the life of Dubai, such as its founders, the Al Ghurair
family which is still among the richest and most important families of Dubai. Members of Al Ghurair family
are part of the leading organizations of the emirate. And their creation the Al Ghurair Centre shopping mall
was in fact the very first Western style entertaining shopping malls in the area of Dubai.
Al Ghurair Centre was built by the Al Ghurair family with the intentions to create the very first
. The family was the sponsor of the project and the exact place where the shopping mall is
standing is also owned by the Al Ghurair family.
Al Ghurair Centre is still a very important part of Dubai's business life as it receives a great deal of visitors
day by day. Let's see what we can find in the Al Ghurair Centre. which is today, part of a much bigger complex
the Al Ghurair Residence and Office complex. Originally it was Al Ghurair Centre which was the first mall
also of the Deira Districtl located a little bit further from the Deira City Centre, being in the very centre of
Al Rigga district which today is predominantly inhabited by Indians and its also very famous for its closeness
to the Dubai International Airport and also to the Dubai Creek's waters, but also its very close to the Deira souk
district which makes the shopping mall even a more inviting target when it comes to shopping.
Al Ghurair Centre has more than 200 stores in its area of diverse type. Predominantly it offers fashion items
for ladies but it has stores of all kinds, from hypermarket to quality
stores such as 2XL. The shopping
mall plans an expansion which would more than double its size and also its facilities yet its still a great quality
place for locals and tourists for
Al Ghurair Centre offers a great range of high profile brands, such as French Connection, Esprit
but also offers plenty of stores for the fans of streetwear fashion. There are plenty of quality textile stores within
the shopping mall and also you can see a great variety of stores offering specifically Arabic garments and textiles
for Arabic garments.There is a great deal of perfume and cosmetics stores within the mall and also there are
some great quality stores of sports garments. Al Ghurair Centre offers quality entertainment for all its visitors
and has several quality playing places for children of different age. The shopping mall has its great food court
where you can browse the variety of different cuisines. The mall is also famous for its great number of childrens'
and baby garment stores and maternity stores. When looking at the variety of
' stores within the Al
Ghurair Centre, the must-visit stores include
, Popley and Al Liali Jewellery stores. If you are looking
, check out the stores of Timex, Rivoli Watches, Rado and Tissot and the kiosk of Hour Choice
which all offer outstanding quality pieces for their customers.
The shopping mall also includes a pharmacy, hypermarket, exchange and a Kodak shop for shopping films or
ordering photos. Al Ghurair Shopping Mall is quite complex when it comes to its services and most tourists
who stay in one of the hotels of Al Rigga regularly visit the mall for their shopping. All in all Al Ghurair Centre
is more than worth visiting, and in many ways its also part of the history of Dubai City.