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Bawadi Mall Al Ain

Thursday 21 March 2019 (UAE)   

Bawadi shopping mall in Al Ain

The Bawadi Mall is a large shopping center in Al Ain city, which is part of the emirate of Abu Dhabi. Shops started opening in March-April 2009 with the official opening on Thursday 30 April 2009. The Carrefour Hypermarket opened in January 2009. The Al Ain Bawadi Mall is unrelated to the Bawadi Mall in Dubai planned as part of the Bawadi Dubailand project.

  • GLA 110,000 sq meters (1,184,000 sq ft), total area 145,000 sq m (or 140,000 sq m in some press releases), over 400 stores according to Bawadi Mall website. Slightly larger than the Oasis Mall in Dubai.
  • 02 May 2009 press release stated total area was 140,000 sq m, and number of shops was "more than 380 retail outlets".
  • Opening hours 0900-0000 (midnight).
  • Location on Meyzad Road on the outskirts of Al Ain.
  • Other shops include Ace Hardware, BHS, Centrepoint, Daiso, Etihad Holidays, H & M, Homes 'R' Us Al Ain, Kotton, Magrudys Bookshop, Mango, Marks & Spencer (their 7th UAE store), Max Fashions, New Look, Paris Gallery, Rasasi Perfumes, Toys 'R' Us, Zara.
  • Fun City family entertainment area (10,000 sq m) with machines that go bleep a lot, a bowling alley, rollerskating rink, go-kart track.
  • Movie theatre complex with a Gold Class and 7 normal cinemas, including Digital Cinema and RealD 3D technology.
  • Bowling alley (16 lanes).
  • Roller Coaster in the Fun City area.
  • Fun Ski Village also in the FunCity area with an ice skating rink.
  • Food court and outdoor restaurants.
  • Grand Cinemas 8 movie theatre complex with a VIP theatre.
  • Bawadi Souq, Al Qaws Souq, and the Heritage Village with traditional and cultural wares.
  • Bawadi Mall developer Nael & Bin Harmal Investment Company LLC, Nael & Bin Harmal Group.
  • Financed by Emirates NBD bank.
  • Soft opening during April 2009 (with footfall of 360,000 people for the month), official opening Thursday 30 April 2009.
  • General Manager of Bawadi Mall is Bashar Tamimi.
Bawadi Mall Ice Skating Rink
  • 25 Aug 2012 - The Bawadi Mall ice rink has replaced the artificial ice with real ice. Area is 600 sq meters (not 2,000 sq m as previously reported, or it shrunk) (press release).
  • Ice Rink opened, area 2000 sq meters (about 21,500 sq feet). Capacity of 200 skaters. Information from Al Ain Times 15 October 2009. An artificial ice rink.
Bawadi Mall contact details
  • Tel +971-3-7824222
Bawadi Mall list of shops
Category Shop names
ATMs and cash machines ADCB, NBAD, Emirates NBD
Banks Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB), Emirates NBD (?)
Books Magrudy's Bookshop
Cafes and Coffee Shops Caffe Nero, Starbucks, X-Press Café
Cards and Stationery Gulf Greetings
Cinema Grand Bawadi (open 30 Dec 2009), 8 cinemas including a Grand Class cinema theatre
Children's and Maternity Clothes Angels Kids, Guess Kids, Mother Care, Obaibi & Okaidi, Pablosky, Prémaman
Clothing accessories Aldo Accessories, Claire's, Lucia Bella, Parfois, Spring, Vincci. See also Fashion, Handbags, Jewellery, Shoes.
Clothing and Fashion, general Best Mountain, Gant, Giordano, Guess, H&M, New Look
Cosmetics and Perfumes Al Rasasi, Arabian Oud, MAC Cosmetics, Face Shop, Inglot, Junaid Perfumes, Kashkha, Mikyaji, Nazih Beauty, The Body Shop
Department stores Centrepoint, Marks & Spencer
Entertainment Films - Grand Bawadi cinema complex, Family Entertainment Center with roller coaster and bowling alley, Fun Ski Village
Electronics Geekay Games, Jacky's Express
Fashion, Arabic Al Motahajiba (Al Mutahajiba), Al Yashmac, Kashkha
Fashion, Men Bossini, ChenOne
Fashion, Teenagers Claire's, Koton, La Senza Girl, Tammy
Fashion, Women Angels Lingerie, ChenOne, Dorothy Perkins, Etam Lingerie, Etam Ready To Wear, K-Lynn, Kotton, La Senza, Max Fashion, Ms Denim, Nayomi, Oasis, Promod, Springfield, Stradivarius, Triumph, Women'secret, Wallis, Xoxo, Zara
Food Court Hardees, KFC, Krispy Kreme, McDonald's, Pizza Hut
Food (not in food court) Dr Nutrition Center, see also Restaurants
Furniture Homes R Us
Handbags Accessori MR, Lucia Bella, Naturalizer, Nine West, Spring, Vincci, Xoxo
Health and Fitness Dr Nutrition Center
Home Appliances Carrefour
Home Accessories & Furnishings BHS, Creative Closets, Dwell, Homes R Us
Jewellery Accessori MR, BC Bulgari
Money Exchange  
Optical and Sunglasses Al Jaber Optical, Grand Optics, Magrabi Optical, Parfois
Pharmacy Al Ain Pharmacy
Phones Axiom Telecom, Nokia, Phone Station
Restaurants Shake Shack (22 Mar 2014)
Services Al Rostamani Travel, Etihad Holidays, Super Trim Saloon
Shoes Adidas, Aldo, Ecco, Italian Shoes, K Corner, Mario Bruni, Milano, Naturalizer, Nine West, Pablosky, Spring, Vincci
Sports and Leisure Adidas, Nautica
Supermarkets Carrefour
Tailors and Textiles  
Toys and Games Early Learning Centre (ELC), Geekay Games, Toys 'R' Us
Watches Parfois, Rivoli
Other / not categorized 4 U, ACE Hardware, Ajmal, Al Ghawass (Al Ghawas), Amerat AlWard (Ameerat Al Ward), Bliss House, Carters, Danube Buildmart, Enzo, Fiesta Pinoy, H.Flo, Louzan House, Madas, Milano, My Fair Lady, News Centre, Oxygene, Parapaharma (Parapharma?), Sahra, Sinma, Ware House (Warehouse), Zain Al Atat


Last update Saturday 30-Aug-2014
Related pages
Related websites (new window)
  • www.bawadimall.net - Bawadi Mall Al Ain official website.
  • www.bawadimall.com - redirects to Bawadi Mall website at bawadimall.net.
  • www.bawadimall.ae - is also a Bawadi Mall website but different from the official one, might be old or unofficial.


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