Madinat Jumeirah is one of the few genuine resorts in Dubai. With shopping and theatre all found under one roof
Time Out Dubai staff
A colourful and vibrant market or part of a market in an Arabian city. Lively trading culture, animated, interactive.
Meandering paths wind through a bazaar-like atmosphere in which over 75 open fronted shops and intimate galleries spill onto the paved walkways. The sounds of craftsmen and women at work combine with the aroma from the numerous street cafés and boutique restaurants. At Souk Madinat Jumeirah, the emphasis is on unique brands, crafted quality and an interactive experience for all our guests.
Whether arriving by car, by walkway from the adjacent hotels or by traditional water taxis, visitors to Souk Madinat Jumeirah are greeted by a vivid combination of authentic Arabian style and richly designed landscapes. With more than 70 shops and a bazaar-like atmosphere the Souk Madinat is an enticing shopping environment. Here you can find traditional crafts as well as cutting edge electronics.
Whether you are shopping for souvenirs, fashion and accessories or something for your home a few hours strolling around the souk can give you hundreds of ideas. Accessories & Jewellery
AL LIALI JEWELLERY
LE PARIS DIAMOND
UN JOUR UN SAC
LA MARQUISE DIAMONDS& WATCHES
SEDDIQUI & SONS
Cosmetics and Perfume
N – STYLE
ARABIAN OUD COMPANY
Fashion and Clothing
SUN & SANDS
GRAIN DE SABLE
BEYOND THE BEACH
Art and Photography
THE CAMEL COMPANY
Carpets and Furniture
PERSIAN CARPET HOUSE
NATIONAL IRANIAN CARPETS
PRIDE OF KASHMIR
MARINA GULF TRADING
Arts and Crafts
KENZA ART GALLERY
KASHMIR COTTAGE ARTS
Gifts and Souveniers
EARLY LEARNING CENTER
YATEEM OPTICIAN LIFESTYLE
NATIONAL BANK OF DUBAI
Al Dukan means 'shop' in Arabic, and Souq Al Dukan is set amidst a cluster of inviting stores at Souk Madinat Jumeirah. It is an Aladdin's cave full of gifts and souvenirs that include cuddly camels and stimulating music as well as a range of beach wear, confectionery, books, suntan lotion, and a daily delivery of newspapers.
Al Dukan stores are also located adjacent to the lobby at Mina A' Salam and Al Qasr hotels at Madinat Jumeirah resort.
Al Dukan – Mina A’ Salam and Al Qasr
Centrally located off the lobbies of both Mina A’ Salam and Al Qasr. Al Dukan offers a wide range of goods including bedding and linen, Dubai souvenirs and Arabic inspired gifts. Essential amenities such as magazines, newspapers, phone cards and treats are also available.
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Souk Al Dukan
Located along the meandering paths and within the heart of Madinat Souk. Souk Al Dukan shop stocks an abundance of Jumeirah souvenirs, Arabic inspired pottery decorative oil burners, traditional tagines, Arabic dresswear, and irresistible souvenirs to take back home.
Call +971 4 366 5643 The First Group Theatre at Madinat Jumeirah located in the souk Madinat is the first purpose built theatre in Dubai and is a highly prestigious entertainment venue. It’s a versatile entertainment space that is perfect for staging a wide variety of shows. The theatre seats 442, with 358 in the stalls and 84 in the gallery. There are also six wheelchair spaces. VIPs are catered for with a private majelis on the gallery level.
An elegant and refined foyer greets visitors as they enter the theatre complex, serving as the ideal location for pre-function receptions, catered by A’ Rukn, its dedicated lounge bar.
Intricately adorned in sumptuous Arabian style, this majestic venue can host a wide range of events; from conferences to theatrical productions, cinematic screenings to musical recitals including drama, opera, film screenings, magic and musicals. The Theatres’ 105m2 stage and its extensive technical facilities satisfy the demands of most productions and ensure that Madinat Theatre will entertain and amuse in an environment which combines function with classical beauty and technological excellence.
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