Best Shopping

From all the shops and stores in a city, 10Best narrows the options to those places with the most appeal and the best offerings. We deliver a carefully vetted selection to let you explore Dubai shopping on your own. If time is really tight, though, and you don't have the leisure to look through all our offerings, we present our Best Shopping list for Dubai. Here, we distill the best businesses down to a special selection of ten. These places promise a stellar experience and a taste of the city that you just can't miss.

Lamcy Plaza

One of the city's more family friendly shopping destinations, Lamcy Plaza is actually one of the world's largest department stores, with "shops" carrying the latest lines from the likes of Giordano, Nine West, Guess, Paris Gallery and Jewelry...  Read More

One of the Dubai area's largest and most popular shopping malls, Bur Juman Centre opened in the early 90s. With more than 170 prestigious boutique and specialty shops, shoppers can find everything from Western designer apparel, leather goods and...  Read More

Wafi Shopping Mall

Located on the Creek's west bank, this mall is part of the enormous Wafi City complex, which has undergone extensive redevelopment with the new pyramid-shaped Raffles Hotel at its heart. The elite shops and fine restaurants attract some of...  Read More

Deira City Centre, as the name suggests, is located in the heart of Dubai, offering the well-heeled business crowd more than 200 first-rate shops, restaurants and other distractions. The Centre boasts a modern, two-level design scheme – one...  Read More

Mall of the Emirates

Mall of the Emirates is a huge two-level shopping structure, but its most compelling feature is an indoor ski resort where shoppers can drop their bags and pick up their skis, toboggans, snowboards – or just play in the snow, year round. Other...  Read More

Gold as far as the eye can see! Well, almost. This one area is home to some 300 jewelers, offering mostly gold items but some gemstones and silver as well. Haggling is the expected means of transaction, so bring your best bargaining skills (it...  Read More

Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Dubai is known for its souks, and this one at the Madinat Jumeirah complex is especially picturesque, and fragrant. Along with about 75 individual shops, there are more than 20 restaurants and cafes from which the most enticing aromas emanate....  Read More


Popular among the style-conscious residents of the Jumeirah district, the Mercato Town Centre is attractively designed in a Renaissance theme. Comprised of a series of spaces recalling the town squares of Italy, France and Spain, the mall has a...  Read More

Airport - Dxb

The Festival Waterfront Centre in the heart of the vast Dubai Festival City has a two-floor Marks & Spencer as well as a range of classy outlets selling everything from luxury Blancpain watches to colorful Monsoon dresses. In a novel attempt...  Read More

One of Dubai's most grandiose shopping centers, this themed mall is based on the travels of 14th-century explorer Ibn Battuta and is comprised of six courts, each reflecting the culture and architecture of a different region. The mall houses an...  Read More

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