Shopping for babies in Dubai
Where to buy cots, clothes and a whole lot of cute stuff in Dubai
Babyshop: One of the most diverse product ranges in the city: baby rockers, booties, bibs, rattles and bottles.
04 266 1519. Abu Hail Centre. Open daily 9am-11pm. Other locations: Mall of the Emirates; Karama; Reef Mall; Centrepoint, Trade Centre Road; The Dubai Mall; Oasis Centre.
Babies R Us: Situated in Toys R Us, Babies R Us houses furniture, car seats, strollers, feeding equipment and toys. Also has a ‘Baby Registry’ service.
04 206 6564. Toys R Us, Festival City. Open daily 10am-10pm.
Bumblebee: Stocking leading European brands, this innovative one-stop shop caters for design- and fashion-conscious parents and includes a maternity wear section.
04 330 8160. The Dubai Mall. Open Sun-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Sat 10am-midnight.
Cacharel: This traditional store’s collection will take you back in time.
04 339 8661. The Dubai Mall. Open Thu-Sat 10am-midnight, Sun-Wed 10am-10pm.
Favourite Things: A great baby boutiqe stocking quirky and useful items for mums-to-be.
04 434 1984. Dubai Marina Mall.
Goodbaby: Brands include Maclaren, Maxi Cosi, Quinny and Phil & Teds.
04 397 5653. Trade Centre Road, opp Spinneys. Open Sat-Thu 10am-10pm, Fri 4.30pm-10pm. Other location: Abu Hail.
Jacadi: Beautiful furniture and accessories for babies and kids.
04 339 8422. The Dubai Mall Open Sun-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Sat 10am-midnight.
JustKidding: Upmarket store stocking brands such as Jottum, Bugaboo and Boon. A dozen real nursery showrooms showcase beautiful baby furniture and experts are on hand to answer your questions.
04 341 3922. Interchange four, 26th Street, Al Quoz. Open Sat-Thu 10am-8pm; Fri 2pm-8pm.
Mamas & Papas: A classy UK store with expert advice, beautiful nursery furniture and a gorgeous range of stylish, practical maternity wear.
04 344 0981. Mercato Mall. Open weekdays 10am-10pm; weekends 10am-11pm. Other locations: The Dubai Mall; Wafi City.
Mothercare: Mothercare is reassuringly economical and stocks everything from car seats to clothing with a practical maternity wear range.
04 368 5921. Ibn Battuta Mall. Open Sun-Wed 9am-10pm, Thu-Sat 9am-midnight. Other locations: Al Ghurair Centre; BurJuman; Deira City Centre; Lamcy Plaza; Spinneys Jumeirah One; Spinneys Jumeirah Two; Mall of the Emirates; Dubai Mall.
Prémaman: Chic maternity gear plus an extensive range of baby products.
04 339 9680. The Dubai Mall. Open daily 10am-midnight. Other location: Uptown Mirdif.
Theophile & Patachou: Popular with celebs, stocking stylish furniture and clothes for one-month-olds upwards.
04 339 8870. The Dubai Mall. Open daily 10am-midnight.
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