The design and construction of WAFI Mall Dubai came from the old pharaonic style which is spread on its walls pharaonic paintings, images of obelisks, and hieroglyphic inscriptions.
Dubai WAFI Mall, which is considered one of the best malls in Dubai, includes more than 350 shops, belonging to many luxury brands in the world. It was opened in 2001 within WAFI Dubai complex, so it is one of the oldest malls in Dubai.
WAFI Mall Dubai is part of the WAFI Complex, which also includes one of the most important hotels in the Emirates, the Raffles Hotel, as well as the Al-Ahram buildings, which is a social club that includes cafes, modern health clubs and others in the Pharaonic style, as well as a group of housing.
WAFI Mall Location
Ten minutes from Dubai International Airport, at the junction of Sheikh Rashid Street with Oud Metha Street, you find WAFI Mall Dubai, specifically in Bur Dubai, Umm Hurair district, in the Emirate of Dubai. It can be reached by metro by getting off at the Dubai Healthcare City station. This distinctive location makes it on if the best places in Dubai.
Recreational activities in WAFI Mall Dubai
Recreational activities are available in WAFI Mall, as well as next to it in any of the extensions of WAFI Mall, all of which compete to provide the best service for visitors, including:
Tee & Putt Mini golf at WAFI Mall Dubai
Golf lovers, you are invited to visit the mini golf club, WAFI Mall, Tee & Putt, the most interesting WAFI Mall activities.
It is one of the covered halls with 18 holes, equipped with the latest lighting systems, and elegantly designed.
Birthday parties can also be held in the mini golf lounge, and enjoy the privileged location and high-end service.
Opening hours for mini golf
- Daily from 10:00am to 10:00om.
- On Thursdays and Fridays, work continues until 12:00a.
Prices of tickets for mini golf at WAFI Mall Dubai
- Adult: 50 AED.
- Kids: 40 AED.
The swimming pool and the artificial river in the Pharaohs’ Club
Nature and outdoors lovers can relax on the swimming pools and enjoy the surrounding environment of sunshine and palm trees, sitting on the pool and the artificial river at the Pharaohs’ Club in WAFI Mall.
The swimming pool is graded and suitable for adults and kids, and its temperature can be controlled. It’s one of the most relaxing things to do at WAFI Mall, don’t miss it.
It is also possible to have a membership in the Pharaohs’ Club to swim or take lessons in the pool at any time.
Pharaohs Club Swimming Pool Opening Hours:
- Daily from 6:3-am to 9:00am.
- Friday from 9:00am to 9:00am
Entry fees to the Pharaohs’ Club swimming pool
- Adults 160 AED.
- Children 80 AED.
KIDS CONNECTION – Play Area
Kids’ play area in WAFI Mall Dubai is one of the most popular places for children, due to the presence of interactive and kinetic games, such as:
- Swings and slides.
- Horse riding.
- Climbing tower.
- A baseball field.
You can also hold birthday parties for your children in the designated area in the children’s club and enjoy the nature and the beautiful atmosphere to hold the most beautiful birthday party.
It is also possible to take advantage of the children’s club site in WAFI Mall, Dubai to set up a summer camp for children.
And do not forget the fun that is added to the child in the presence of sweets and ice cream outlet. You can find Baskin-Robbins branch located inside KIDS CONNECTION.
KIDS CONNECTION – Play Area working hours:
- Daily from 10:00am to 10:00pm.
- Thursday and Friday from 10:00am to 12:00am.
Entry fees to KIDS CONNECTION – Play Area
- Prices start from 30 AED per child.
Pharaohs’ Club WAFI Mall
You can exercise for various sports at the Pharaohs’ Club, which is located close to WAFI Mall.
You can practice tennis on the open courts, football, swimming in the artificial lake and many of your favorite activities.
And do not forget the gymnasium which is highly equipped, with special rooms for women. Pharaohs’ Club working hours:
- From Saturday to Wednesday from 6:00am to 11:00pm.
- Thursday and Friday from 9:00am to 9:00pm.
Cleopatra’s Spa at WAFI Mall
You cannot visit WAFI Mall Dubai without passing Cleopatra’s Spa. There you can relax and enjoy your best time, where massages, body and facial treatments in milk baths, and do not miss the diamond treatment experience, really worth a visit, and there are separate halls for women.
Cleopatra’s Spa opening hours:
- Daily from 9:00am to 9:00pm.
Khan Murjan Souk in WAFI Mall
Enjoy a wander in Khan Murjan Souk at WAFI Mall in the underground floor, which was designed in an old Arab Turkish, Moroccan and Levantine styles, it is inspired by one of the old Baghdad Souks, so when you wander in this Souk you feel as if you are in the Middle Ages.
You will also find all the handmade products, which take you back to previous eras, such as clothes, handmade carpets, tables and furniture inlaid with mosaics.
In addition to a café designed in the Arab style, with the outfit of the café staff, to make you feel like you are in the fourteenth century, and this is one of the most important places for tourism in Dubai.
Best WAFI Mall shops
You will find a branch for the most luxurious brands in WAFI Mall Dubai, which is characterized by the luxury and sophistication of the exhibits. Among these biggest stores in WAFI Mall:
Perfume shops in WAFI Mall
You will find the most famous shops selling Arab and foreign perfumes in perfume stores in WAFI Mall, including:
- Abdul Samad Al Qurashi on the ground floor.
- Ajmal on the ground floor.
- Areej Al-Oud.
Jewelry Shops in WAFI Mall
Jewelry and gold works are the destination for most women in shopping. We promise you, Madam, that you will find the finest and distinguished jewelry in one of the jewelry stores in WAFI Mall, including:
- Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons Jewelry.
- An-Nahar Jewellery.
Banks and money exchangers
Banking is one of the most important businesses that an individual performs, and the need to withdraw money to complete the shopping trip is a normal thing. That is why many banks and exchange shops are available in WAFI Mall Dubai.
- Al Ansari Exchange.
- Al Hilal Bank.
- Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank.
Fashion and accessories stores
Elegance, whether for men or women, will not be complete without accessories, especially if it is one of the most famous fashion and accessories brand in WAFI mall, including:
- Al Jaber Optical.
- Al Motahajiba.
- AYAM ZAMAN TRADING.
WAFI Mall restaurants
On a shopping trip in WAFI Mall and wandering around, you will find 30 restaurants from the most famous restaurants in Dubai, which offers a variety of dishes belonging to international cuisines; you can find them at WAFI Mall food court
Popular restaurants at WAFI mall
1- Ashas Indian Restaurant
Ashas Indian Restaurant serves the most delicious Indian dishes with its own spices. • Lunch timings at Ashas Restaurant from 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm.
- Dinner timings from 7:00pm to 12:00am.
2- Carter’s British Restaurant
Carter’s Restaurant is one of the most famous restaurants in the world, which serves delicious dishes in the open air, by candlelight.
- On Mondays, don’t miss the DJ oxy concert, starting at 8:30 pm, and enjoy competitions and prizes.
- As for ladies, they have a special day at Carter’s Restaurant, Fun and Go, on Wednesdays from 7:00pm to 12:00am.
3- Seville’s Restaurant
Seville’s Restaurant specializes in serving Spanish dishes with its own taste. It also offers an exceptional party every Friday to play tango music and dance to its tunes. Do not miss visiting it.
4- THAI CHI. Restaurant
One visit to THAI CHI feels like you are in an East Asian country where the food is full of varied flavors and exotic dishes.
- It serves many Thai and Chinese dishes.
- Lunch timings: from 12:00pm to 3:00pm.
- Dinner timings: from 7:00pm to 12:00am.
Hotels near WAFI Mall
Searching for hotels near WAFI Mall in Dubai is easy and does not require a long search. This is because WAFI Mall Dubai is linked to the most important Dubai hotels, which is the Raffles Dubai Hotel.
Raffles Dubai Hotel
The Raffles Hotel, which is one of the most famous hotels in Dubai, was opened in 2007. It is a five-star hotel, designed in the form of a pyramid, and includes 248 rooms spread over 18 floors, and it includes the largest hotel rooms in Dubai, which amount to 70 square meters per room. It is located near:
- Khan Murjan Souk.
- Dubai international airport.
Sofitel Hotel and Resort
Sofitel is a five-star hotel and one of the best hotels in Dubai, with more than 500 luxurious rooms, and its location is close to:
- Dubai International Financial Centre.
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre
- Dubai Health City.
Arabian Park Hotel
Arabian Park Hotel is characterized by its Arabic design, and is a four-star hotel, located near: • WAFI Mall.
- Dubai International Airport.
- Al Jaddaf Metro Station.
WAFI Mall Dubai timings:
WAFI Mall opening hours:
- Daily from 10:00am to 10:00pm.
- On Thursdays and Fridays, work continues until 12:00am.