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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Clothes Shop
“Lovely mall, with an indoor ski area, cinema, food and lots of shopping. Kids will love the walk with penguins activities here too!”
  • 67 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“A magical flower garden. The garden occupies over 72,000 square metres, making it the world's largest natural flower garden featuring over 50 million flowers and 250 million plants.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Transportation
“Enjoy the widest selection of shopping, dining, indoor skiing and cinema experiences in Dubai at Mall of the Emirates.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Ski Area
“Something different based inside the popular Mall of the Emirates just off Sheikh Zayed Road you will find this amazing experience of snow and minus degrees! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Five big halls full of butterflies. Pick them up, run with them... the kids will have a great time. App. 1-2 hours. One area with comfy seats where the kids can watch movies and eat popcorn. Not much to eat for lunch though, just sandwiches, fruits and ice-cream. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Other Great Outdoors
“The Dubai Desert Safari is a once in a lifetime experience including Dune Bashing in a 4x4, Belly dancing, Camel riding, Hot Air Balloon rides, Horse riding, Local supper under the stars. We are also within a cheap taxi ride into town either to the Burj Khalifa in Downtown or the local nightlife in the Dubai Marina. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
“Big grocery store that also sells just about anything else you might need. Affordable”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Park
“2,000-square-metre garden in the middle of the desert. Home to 150 million flowers A haven, where people can come and enjoy nature, away from the pollution of the city and air conditioning of malls.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bus Station
  • 2 locals recommend
Metro Station
“The iconic Mall of the Emirates complete with indoor skiing is just a short taxi ride away. 10 - 15 minutes. All the shopping and dining you could want under one roof. ”
  • 35 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Steaks of all kinds and sorts, all you can eat Brazilian style churrascaria that you just HAVE to try out!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“Very Affordable, one of the best Middle-eastern food, Must order online or to go, 10 Minutes away”
  • 2 locals recommend

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