Marina Mall Abu Dhabi is a top-class retail, dining and family entertainment destination that can be found facing the Arabian Gulf waters on the Marina breakwater.
Hundreds of shops share space with dozens of cafes and restaurants, making this the perfect place to indulge in some retail therapy with a few stops to grab refreshments.
The whole family will love the nine-screen cinema and the modern bowling alley, while there are some of Abu Dhabi’s premier attractions for children here too.
At Bounce, they’ll get to enjoy a freestyle playground powered by trampolines. Whether they’re free-jumping or playing dodgeball, they’ll love burning off energy in this fun-packed attraction.
Find out more about what Marina Mall has in store for you and your family and add it to your Abu Dhabi holiday plans.
Couples seeking a premium shopping experience, solo travellers exploring the attractions of the breakwater area and families looking for child-friendly entertainment.
Losing yourself in a retail paradise with more than 400 shops, including top designer labels and high street favourites.
This vast retail space encompasses household names and luxury brands as well as some regional outlets that you will be delighted to discover. Fashion forward shops are in plentiful supply if you’re planning a new look and you can browse the latest couture at the many designer stores.
From perfumes to cosmetics, home decor to bookshops, jewellery and electronics, you’ll find everything you need under one roof at Marina Mall.
You’re going to need something to fuel all that shopping – and the dining options at Marina Mall won’t disappoint. There are more than 50 options here, serving up cuisine from around the globe.
You’ll have chance to sample regional delicacies at the likes of Alshuroqe-Arabic or pick from internationally recognised brands such as Five Guys, McDonald’s and Shake Shack. Sweet treats are also on offer including local dates and honey and frozen yoghurt, custard and ice cream.
A vast cushioned playground that defies gravity, Bounce is packed with trampolines, spring and sponge. The free-jump arena has 50 interconnected trampolines and banked walls so kids can try out some ambitious moves.
Groups can try their hand in the dodgeball arena, while slam dunk has runway trampolines leading to basketball rings for budding athletes. With the X-Park obstacle course and plenty more inside, Bounce is a great spot for children and families.
Another thrilling activity for kids – especially the younger ones – can be found at Air Maniax. This is a 30,000 square foot adventure playground with a gigantic soft play area that lets children run wild in a safe environment.
Parents can chill out at the cafe and watch their children take on the ninja warrior assault course brave the ziplines. There are dedicated inflatable and soft-play areas for toddlers too.
Marina Mall is home to a spectacular 15,000 year-old fossil of a woolly mammoth, standing four metres tall. The skeleton is a must-see for families visiting the mall.
For fun and games, the mall's bowling village has 28 glow-in-the-dark lanes as well as table tennis, a multi-sports courts and virtual reality headsets.
Magic Planet is the place to go for the latest arcade and video games. Add in a soft play park and bumper cars and you can guarantee to keep the whole family entertained all day.
Marina Mall sits on the south west end of the Corniche. With the grand Emirates Palace nearby, this area is full of restaurants and entertainment options for you to discover once you cross the causeway.
It will take about 30-40 minutes to travel from Yas Island to Marina Mall. The fastest route is via the E12. Cross the Sheikh Khalifa Bridge and turn right onto Shinaf St. As you bear left, this becomes Corniche St. Follow it south west until you reach 18th Street – the Breakwater Road – and follow signs for the mall.
From the airport, join the E20 heading west. This becomes Al Khaleej Al Arabi St. Turn left on Jarneen St and then right for 32nd St/Al Bateen St. Continue straight on as this turns into King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz St. Turn right onto 18th Street and head across the breakwater. The drive will take about 35 minutes.
It’s approximately a 25-minute drive from Saadiyat Island to Marina Mall. Join the E12 heading south, cross the Sheikh Khalifa Bridge, turn right into Shinaf St and left onto Corniche St. At the south west end of Corniche St, turn right onto 18th St, cross the breakwater and follow the signs for the mall.
Parking is free at Marina Mall and there are more than 4,000 spaces available.
There are a number of designated disabled parking spaces, conveniently located close to the mall’s entrances. You can also borrow wheelchairs from the customer service desks.
There are dozens of cafes, restaurants and snack stops, ranging from internationally recognised chains through to options offering delicious local delicacies.
Marina Mall has two mobile charging booths where you’re able to lock up your phone and recharge it while you browse.
The mall is open from 10am to 10pm from Saturday to Wednesday, and from 10am to 12am (midnight) from Thursday to Friday.
There are a huge range of cuisine styles catered for across the whole mall. From Spanish to French, Arabic to American, Italian and more. There are numerous options for children, and also for those with specific food requirements such as vegan, vegetarian and halal.
Valet parking is available at three different locations – the main entrance, the north entrance and the VIP entrance.
There are more than 400 shops at Marina Mall, including famous and luxury brands. There is a flagship Marks & Spencer and a large Carrefour hypermarket.
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Construction on Marina Mall was completed in December 2000, and it opened in early 2001.
The mall expanded in 2005 with the addition of a mobile observatory.
The mall has more than 122,000m2 of retail space, the size of 22 football pitches.
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