Burjuman Centre was a pioneer in establishing the mall culture in Dubai with the slogan ‘A Better Class of Shopping’. The Centre is located in at Khalid bin Waleed Street, Bur Dubai which is a prime location in the centre of Dubai. Since its opening in 1995, Burjuman Centre has attracted millions of people to its shopping mall. It has been recognized as the region’s premier shopping mall and the oldest in the country. The mall is considered as one of the most exclusive malls in the country.
The Dubai Creek, the famous Port Rashid, the well-known Deira City Centre, the sophisticated World Trade Centre, and the Dubai International Airport are all very close to each other. A number of excellent restaurants are situated within the vicinity, not counting the cafes and restaurants within the centre.
Burjuman Centre boasts of 800,000 square feet of commercial space which houses 190 outlets of leading brands, restaurants, food courts, cafes, and amusement zones spread over the entire area. The centre has atrium courtyards which are flooded by sunlight. There is abundant greenery here and the comfortable seating here presents an excellent relaxed atmosphere.
If your legs have given up and should you need a break, choose from more than twenty cafes, coffee shops, and ice cream parlors. If you are accompanied by ladies, be prepared to be dumped by them. You are not going to see them for a long time – not until they have finished their shopping. You can make yourself comfortable at any of these places. The shops in the complex display all the international brands available and if you are a person who goes by brand, then you will undoubtedly do a double take seeing all the international brands here. It is a great experience to shop here, as it caters to all ranges of people. Not only does it have designer brands for all the high end shoppers but it also has some great stuff for the mid-range of people.
The best time to visit the Burjuman Centre is during the Dubai Shopping Festival, which is held during the month of January and February or during the exciting Dubai Summer Surprises Festival, which is held during the month of June, July and August. You stand to gain some fantastic discounts and you also have the chance to participate in some amazing draws, lotteries, and raffles.
The twenty two storied Barjuman Business Tower is located next to the Burjuman Centre and is the most sought after business address in Dubai. It boasts of 400,000 square feet of business area and 10,000 feet for conferencing. The tower also boasts of a gymnasium, a swimming pool, and a health club. An underground station for Dubai Metro’s Red Line and Green Line is under construction at this junction. The Burjuman Centre has been voted as the best mall in Dubai for its unique promotion and publicity.
The Burjuman Centre is open from 10.00 am to 10.00 pm from Saturdays to Thursdays, and from 2.00 pm to 10.00 pm on Fridays. Are you tired of carrying all those shopping bags around? Just disappear into the coffee shop around the corner – you do get some good coffee there.