City Centre Deira is a large 3-level shopping mall in the Deira area of Dubai. It boasts more than 350 stores, a multiplex cinema, a children’s entertainment centre, and numerous restaurants and fast food outlets.
Anchor stores at City Centre Deira are Carrefour, Debenhams, Paris Gallery, Marks & Spencer, Max Fashion, and Zara.
Carrefour is a large French hypermarket located on Level 1 of the mall. In addition to food and general household products it also offers electronic goods, bags and luggage, mobile phones, digital cameras and camcorders, DVDs, camping equipment and outdoor goods, stationery, car accessories, furniture, home appliances, carpets and rugs, and garden furniture.
VOX Cinemas (formerly CineStar) is 20-screen multiplex cinema showing all the latest blockbuster films. It’s situated at the western end of Level 2.
City Centre Deira also features a popular family entertainment centre. Magic Planet offers a good range of children’s rides, arcade games and simulators, and a soft play area.
City Centre Deira boasts over 50 restaurants and places to eat and drink. The main food court is located on Level 1 of the mall, next to Magic Planet. There is also a strip of restaurants on Level 2, next to VOX Cinemas.
City Centre Deira is open every day of the week. Standard opening times for stores are Sunday to Wednesday 10 am to 10 pm, and Thursday to Saturday 10 am to midnight.
Facilities and services include toilets, baby changing facilities , luggage storage, information desks, car rental desk (Thrifty), dry cleaners, men’s and ladies’ hair salons, and beauty salons. There are also bank branches, numerous ATMs, and several currency exchange centres. Free wireless internet access is available.
The Pullman is an upmarket hotel attached to the mall offering just over 300 rooms. Other hotels within walking distance include the Novotel and the Ibis.
The mall is located in Deira and is well signposted from all major roads in the area. The mall boasts a car park with spaces for 4,000 vehicles and parking is free on Friday, Saturday, national holidays, and for the first three hours on weekdays (Sunday to Thursday in Dubai). A pay-on-exit system is in operation. Drivers must validate their parking tickets at a pay machine (even if no payment is due) before returning to their cars. The machines take banknotes and major credit cards.
Cinemagoers enjoy two extra hours of parking and should present their parking ticket to the VOX Cinemas cashier to have the additional time added.
The mall has its own Metro station. The Deira City Centre Metro Station is on the Red Line and is just a short walk from the mall.
Taxi drivers should have no problem finding City Centre Deira. Departing shoppers should use the taxi pick-up area located on the ground floor at the eastern end of the mall.
Map showing location of City Centre Deira.
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City Centre Deira
Al Garhoud Road, Deira
United Arab Emirates