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February 2018
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There are numerous shopping malls in Kuwait that will satisfy every shopper, from modern, western, luxury and traditional shops. They are widespread all over the country.

Shopping hours: Sat-Thurs 09:00-13:00 and 16:30-22:00, Fri 16:30-22:00.

The Avenues

The Avenues is one of the largest malls in Middle East. Located in the Al-Rai Industrial Area along the Fifth Ring Road. The first phase of the mall was official launched in April 2007. The mall, which is yet to be fully completed has been divided into four phases. The Phase One, launched in 2007 includes over 150 lifestyle shops, Cineplex, restaurants, Carrefour hypermarket and an IKEA showroom. Phase two was opened in April 2008 which is an extension of phase one but with luxury shops. Phase three of The Avenues – located in the Al-Rai district of Kuwait City – will consist of more than 86,000 sqm of retail space when completed in early 2012. Once complete the third phase will house 545 retail units in total, including 52 food and beverage outlets.

Marina Mall

Marina World is Kuwait’s second largest shopping and entertainment complex, Marina World, opened its first phase to international acclaim in November 2002. The second phase of the complex followed in early 2004, and the third and final phase opened towards the end of 2005. It is located on the beachfront in Kuwait’s exclusive shopping district of Salmiya, and is home to many restaurants, shops, a convention hall, promenade areas, and a five-star hotel.

Souq Sharq

Souq Sharq Water Front project is located on 2,400 km2 on Arabian Gulf St., in a distinctive historical location in the Capital of the state of Kuwait, in Sharq, where commercial goods are exchanged.

The project is a mall designed with an old style, giving it more beauty comprising of many international brands, restaurants and cafes. Within the Souq Sharq, there is also the Fish Market, occupying 800 sq. m. It is the main fish market in Kuwait, it contains a variety of, vegetables, meat and other related trade activities.

There is a modern marina for fishing and cruising boats, notable by being close to fishing locations. This marina includes 365 anchorages for yachts and is equipped with highly advanced systems.

Al-Kout – Madiat Al-Fahaheel

Madinat Al Fahaheel is a unique mixed use development that incorporates a superb blend of Islamic architecture and urban design. Spread over 300,000 sqm and situated in a prime location in Fahaheel, Its two main components: Al Kout – Fahaheel Waterfront, and Al Manshar Towers and Complex offer residents a comprehensive and integrated mix of business and leisure facilities of the highest international standards. Its compelling and innovative designs have already been recognized with a number of international architectural awards.

Al Kout – Fahaheel Waterfront has become one of the favorite visitor destinations in Kuwait. The shopping center offers an exciting mix of international, regional and local brands complemented by ample food court and cineplex for added entertainment. Al Kout also features a fish, meat and vegetable market, yacht club & ship repair yard. Al Kout has also become one of the most important marine centers in the country, its many civic amenities include a 1.6 km public beach, musical dancing fountains, promenades, ample parking facilities to name a few. Its sea-front setting creates a relaxed and enjoyable shopping and dining environment.

Al Manshar Towers and Complex is just a short walk from Al Kout and complements the retail facility with a mixed-use commercial and residential real estate offering. It features a shopping arcade with a large family entertainment centre, food court, four residential towers, an office tower, and five star Rotana Al Manshar Hotel. Al Manshar complements Al Kout and together makes shopping, living and working more convenient and pleasurable.




360 MALL 

Opened in 2009, 360° Mall is a truly unique shopping destination that is located at the intersection of the King Faisal Highway and the 6th Ring Road. Strategically located in a busy and rapidly growing residential area, The circular design of the mall creates a shopping area of over 82,000 sqm and offers one of the most engaging shopping and leisure experiences in Kuwait.

Geant hypermarket, two department stores and fabulous leisure and entertainment arenas are some of its major attractions. 360° Mall is an exciting and unique destination whose shopping, entertainment and leisure components are synonymous with sophistications, elegance and unsurpassed style and luxury.

The Salhiya complex

Al-Salhiya is situated in the heart of Kuwait city that offers you with the popular and luxurious brands that will make your shopping experience as comfortable and unforgettable as possible. Take advantage of the choice and variety that the complex also offers   from stylish fashion and exclusive jewelry to gifts interiors   and accessories.

Salhiya Commercial Complex has long been regarded as Kuwait’s premier shopping destination. It is known locally as home to many elite brands and, due to its continuous modernization and enhancement program, this reputation is as strong today as it was in 1978 when the complex was opened. Today it incorporates three floors of stores, focusing on high fashion and classic luxury brands, four floors of offices above the mall, and dedicated car parking for 450 vehicles.

Arraya Commercial Centre

Arraya has quickly become one of Kuwait’s most stylish shopping and dining experiences. The splendid shopping mall is highly popular with affluent local and expatriate shoppers and the blend of jewellery, clothing, accessories and beauty product outlets is complemented by a wide selection of restaurants and cafés. The centre opened in 2003 in the eastern part of Kuwait City. Centered on a state-of-the-art shopping mall are Arraya’s 31-storey office tower, a major conference and events venue, a recreational plaza, and the Courtyard Marriott Hotel – all supported by a 1,400 vehicle multi-storey car park.

The centre also incorporates a 3,000 m2 climate controlled outdoor plaza area at its centre. Sophisticated environmental systems, tensile fabric shading and fountains provide year-round comfort for patrons. Paved with deluxe granite and using innovative lighting techniques, the plaza provides an additional venue for restaurants, shopping and entertainment.


Located on the Salem Al-Mubarak Street of Salmiya, Al-Fanar is an attractively designed shopping complex, which has a distinct look compared to several other complexes in the area.


Located on the Muthana Street, Hawally area, Al Muhallab Mall is designed to look like a ship. The interiors are contemporary and stylish.