Meraas, the Dubai-based company behind some of the city’s best destinations – like Citywalk, The Beach, and Boxpark – has unveiled its newest endeavor: The Outlet Village. Located in the highly-trafficked area of Jebel Ali, the village boasts an initial 1.5 million square feet shopping center with plans to expand another 3 million square feet in the near future. Upscale outlet shopping offers opportunities to snag high-end fashion and designer items at discounted prices, while surrounded by the ultimate in luxury accommodations. Read on for the details and surprises that make The Outlet Village one of the region’s most exciting new shopping destinations.
Daring Design Details
The Outlet Village is modeled on the hill town of San Gimignano, which is located in the Tuscan province of Italy. San Gimignano’s medieval skyline and uniquely preserved tower houses attract tourists from all over the world, and UNESCO has proclaimed this unique location as a World Heritage Site. Modeled on the historic location, The Outlet Village’s beautiful stone enclaves house 125 retail brands, including Coach, Adidas, Maje, and more.
Out of the 125 shops housed at The Outlet Village, brands like Galeries Lafayette, Bebe, M Missoni, Ermenegildo Zegna, Dunhill, and Roberto Cavalli will see their first outlet concepts open in the region.
Location, Location, Location
Because of its strategic location in Jebel Ali and adjacency to Dubai Parks and Resorts, The Outlet Village is easy to reach from both Dubai and Abu Dhabi. As such, the upscale outlet fashion destination aims to attract 30 million visitors annually.
Spoiled for Choice
When it comes to the many stores and multi-brand concepts within The Outlet Village, visitors are spoiled for choice. From upscale boutiques the likes of Lanvin and Armani to designer furniture and home decor at Villeroy & Boch and Aati, shoppers can find options for the closet and the home.
From a shuttle service to car wash services, ample parking, valet, and more, The Outlet Village makes visiting a breeze instead of a headache. There are also a multitude of dining options, including PF Chang’s, Operation Falafel, Godiva Café, and more.
Hours of Operation:
Sunday to Wednesday: 10am to 10pm
Thursday to Saturday: 10am to Midnight
Visit TheOutletVillage.ae for more information.