Shopping is a stereotype women follow all around the world no matter what country they live in or what background they come from! Similarly, women in Arabia also like to spend their husband’s dime in big gigantic malls buying some great stuff. Being in a country that has always been strict and disciplined on the rules and regulations, Jeddah has over 90 shopping centers that see millions of pilgrims from across the globe every year coming to the city to visit Mecca.
Among many others, one of these malls that catch the eye of locals as well as tourists is the Mall of Arabia. Deemed as one the largest shopping malls in Jeddah, it has multiple buildings across the whole of Saudi Arabia including a shopping mall in Jeddah. Advanced technology and running along with change, this mall has a fun website that offers a tour inside this best Arabia mall. Along with some of the best features to its website alone, this incredible shopping mall in Jeddah also has a newsletter that you can sign up for! New deals, latest Arabian trends, huge discounts or any events in these places; all this news is available right in your virtual mailbox!
The mall of Arabia being the Largest Shopping Mall in Jeddah and one of the most important and well known Jeddah landmarks, has over 330 shops in its 3 storey building with 46 restaurants, entertainment facilities and an ice skating rink. Being a little bit more on the modern light, it is light and easy to move around considering its circular designing. Some of the shops that catch the eye of international pilgrims are Boots the Chemist, Desigual and Gap Kids.
With more than 13 categories in the shopping area, ranging from footwear, cosmetics to telecommunications and also banks and other services, the Arabia mall features an impressive mix of anchor stores as well as many leading international, regional and local brands.
With approximately 46 food outlets, the Arabia Mall offers foods from all over the world including McDonalds, Burger King, KFC and The Chopsticks! This allows everyone to try out multi-cuisine based snacks, all under one roof!
One more mall that makes us want to make a shopping day out of a Monday is the Red Sea mall situated on King Abdulaziz Branch Road. It has been tagged as the largest shopping mall in Jeddah for a reason! It covers approximately 242200 square meters of built area. That comes up to 2.6 million square feet. The Red Sea mall is called the Red Sea mall because it is situated between the King Abdulaziz Airport and the Red Sea coast being one of the well known Jeddah Landmarks. It also has a hotel attached to it called ‘Elaf Jeddah’. The Danube supermarket, Sparky’s Game city and the Virgin Megastore light up the mall along with more than 30 food outlets!
With 18 entrances, 4000 parking spaces, three floors of shops, restaurants and entertainment facilities, the Red Sea Mall also has a 5 star hotel and a 7 storey office building attached to it; making it one of the largest shopping malls in Jeddah
The Mall of Arabia and The Red Sea Mall are the two of largest shopping centers in Jeddah that attract most of the tourists and pilgrims by offering great international brands in clothing, accessories, food and having the best entertainment facilities in the world!