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Dubai Festival City Mall

| Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 800 332
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It’s a great place to visit at night

Although it’s a mall, and rather small one compared to UAE standards, Festival city has lots to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
rebeccablue365
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
via mobile
High Tech Light & Water Show

They call it "Imagine". We keep on coming back here because of this show. We never get fed up. As... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
w0lfgang002
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Dubai Festival City Mall, is one of the major shopping destinations in Dubai. With over 500 outlets, the mall is home to Dubai’s only IKEA, renowned fashion brands like Zara, H&M, TopShop, Coach, DKNY, Kate Spade and for the first time in the Middle East, luxury Singaporean department store, Robinsons. The destination offers iconic waterfront dining on Festival Bay, 56 restaurants and cafés, the largest Food Court in Dubai and first-to-market F&B concepts like Serendipity 3, Sugar Factory, Tortilla, and the Middle East’s only Hard Rock Café. The entertainment venue offers a 18-Screen Novo Cinemas with 7-star 4D IMAX, a 70,000 sq. ft. family entertainment centre, Fabyland and Festival City’s newest addition the global attraction IMAGINE.
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| Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Although it’s a mall, and rather small one compared to UAE standards, Festival city has lots to offer. It nice to go to the waterfront (through the mall) and see the lights at night. It’s always crowded but not like Dubai mall. There is an...More

Thank rebeccablue365
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They call it "Imagine". We keep on coming back here because of this show. We never get fed up. As it was so uncommon and unique if we may describe. Unlike other similar show, the one in DFC is way better. The 3D images are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought it wouldn't have that many shops that I would be interested in...But I discovered lots of shops/brands that I had never heard of! There's a French one Kia something. Low priced cute stuff. It is not too packed and not full of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best Mall in Dubai. Absolutely worth the trip. You can easily spend a full day in this mall. Spotless clean and a lot of food options. Try the authentic Emirati restaurant Al fannar. I think it’s call that. Very nice. Don’t miss...More

Thank Arash J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This mall is in the festival city area , close to intercontinental hotel and crown plaza and holiday in . My kids like the fountain show with fire and gabby land , has so many restaurants that are good for families and kids , good...More

Thank Maisaa M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Imagine water show with images projected onto the fountain (and one of the buildings) was very cool. You should stay for 2 shows - the first at 7pm was ok, but the 8pm one was brilliant. It's unlike anything I have ever seen. It'...More

Thank SunnyOrion
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So during my stay at Crowne Plaza, I visited the mall often. Standard shops which offer the same products and prices as London. The food court offered a good range of fare at varying price points. Best points about the mall is it’s close proximity...More

Thank SJDWhyte
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This mall is amazing. The lights display is spectacular and it caters for everyone. The restaurants that the mail has allows for great family dining. There is always something on at this mall and be sure to leave enough time to explore the many exciting...More

Thank Louis James H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went to a few malls and this was the best it's very large and has plenty of shops and seats to sit down on they have a good food court and just outside near marks @spencers there's a small shop that is reasonable which...More

Thank btaxi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a spectacular show! We didn’t visit the mall but were dining within festival city and wanted to see the show. It was truly breathtaking and shared a story. We were lucky enough to also view spectacular firework display for Eid straight after the show....More

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sue h
April 17, 2018|
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Response from JayantSathe | Reviewed this property |
Depending upon traffic one can reach in about half an hour
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Darlene D
March 14, 2018|
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Response from Gamal_Mik | Reviewed this property |
Indeed, it is in the areal of Festival City, not inside the mall though
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January 26, 2018|
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Response from Vijaycnair | Reviewed this property |
You can find as many.
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