Ibn Battuta Mall, Dubai

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Enjoy a memorable shopping trip at Ibn Battuta Mall, an enormous and interestingly themed retail center. Opened in 2005, the complex includes six separate areas, each designed in the style of a land visited by Ibn Battuta, the famous Moroccan Berber explorer. The architecture, color schemes, and styles of Andalusia, Tunisia, Egypt, Persia, India, and China are sensitively referenced across the expansive mall, creating distinct atmospheres. The tastefully decorated space offers more than 270 shops, 50 restaurants, and a multiplex cinema, but even if nothing takes your fancy, you'll enjoy seeing the impressively conceived interior design and the commitment to the cultural styles it seeks to imitate. Put Ibn Battuta Mall into our Dubai trip builder app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The place is very huge, spaceous & well designed with some great architecture. Many would love it as there are discounts on most of the brands & a huge carrefour too. One will need to have good amount...  more »
  • Ibn Battuta Mall is my very favourite shopping centre.It's located in Shaikh Zayed Road near to Jabal Ali Village.In compare of the other malks in Dubai it's not extremely large or with very modern co...  more »
  • This mall is just across our hotel . We stayed at Movenpick. A very big mall and shopping paradise. A very big Carrefour supermarket and many many shops. They also have awesome foodcourts.  more »

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