Shopping & Entertainment

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Shopping in Dubai

A regional destination for shopping
The host to Expo 2020, the biggest shopping exhibition in the world, Dubai has easily become a regional destination for shopping.

From the local and narrow alleys of Meena Bazaar and the Gold Souk to the massive entertainment shopping malls, Dubai offers a great option to stay, play, shop and be entertained.

Malls house all the leading brands from across the world, including the latest trends & technologies.

The Gateway Hotel is easily accessible by the Dubai Metro to major malls around the city. Complimentary shuttle service or Private limousine taxis may be available; please consult the Concierge desk for further information. Some of the closest shopping centers to the Gateway Hotel includes:

  • Meena Bazaar (Easy access to the old spice and textile souks)
  • Burjuman Mall (near Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station)
  • Karama Shopping Center
  • Dubai Mall
  • Wafi Shopping Mall
  • Deira City Center
  • Mall of the Emirates
  • Al Ghurair Shopping Mall
  • Mirdiff City Center
  • Mercato Mall
  • Ibn Battuta Mall
  • Dubai Festival City
  • Century Mall
  • Dragon Mart – The largest China Market in the middle east
  • Dubai Marina Mall
  • Dubai Outlet Mall
  • Grand City Mall
  • Grand Shopping Mall
  • Jumeirah Plaza
  • Jumeirah Beach Center
  • Jumeirah Town Center
  • Oasis Center
  • Times Square
  • Boulevard Emirates Tower
  • Mirdiff City Center


Restaurants & Movies
Bur Dubai houses over 175 small to big size restaurants serving all types of international cuisine. Dubai serves all types of preferences, which include:

  • Pure Veg
  • Non-Veg &
  • Vegan

Dubai houses over 100 movie theaters, listed below are a few close to Gateway Hotel:

  • 4DX Vox experience
  • CineStar Cinema
  • Galleria Cineplex
  • Grand Cinecity
  • Grand Festival Cinemas
  • Grand Megaplex
  • Vox Cinemas
  • Grand Metroplex
  • Lamcy Cinema
  • Reel Cinemas
  • Plaza Cinema