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Updated August 2023

The massive 1.2 billion US Dollar mega project, Reem Mall Abu Dhabi, is a highly anticipated retail and leisure destination that has been in the works for years and has recently had its soft opening. Situated on Reem Island, the Reem mall covers around 2.8 million square feet of usable area and promises to be a game-changer for shopping and entertainment in the UAE.

Keep reading to find out more about the Reem Mall Abu Dhabi, its location, owner, project, opening, and more.

Reem Mall Abu Dhabi 

Abu Dhabi’s signature retail, leisure, dining and entertainment destination, the Reem mall, is anticipated to be a game-changer for shopping and entertainment in the UAE. Situated in the new heart of Abu Dhabi, Reem Island, the mall covers around 2.8 million square feet of usable area and houses around 400 of the best international and local brands. 

Moreover, the huge USD 1.2 billion mega project also features around 85 restaurants and cafes and a range of family-focused entertainment offerings, including Vox Cinemas, Carrefour Hypermarket, and the legendary Snow Abu Dhabi, deemed to be the biggest indoor snow parks in the world.

Snow Abu Dhabi: The World’s Largest Snow Park is Coming to Abu Dhabi

Snow Abu Dhabi, the inaugural indoor snow park in the capital, has been officially launched at Reem Mall on Reem Island and is set to receive guests starting June 8th. Managed by Majid Al Futtaim Entertainment, this grand park, spanning an impressive 100,000 square feet, showcases over 20 rides and attractions while maintaining a temperature of -2ºC.

There’s no need to fret about fetching cozy attire from your closet, as the park has this aspect taken care of. Upon arrival, the park’s staff will equip you with a snow jacket, boots, gloves, a hat, and toasty socks, available in a wide range of sizes to accommodate all age groups.

Reem Mall Abu Dhabi opening

After several delays, the iconic mega-mall in Abu Dhabi, Reem mall, has already had its soft opening, with some of its stores being open to the public. The Reem mall is open from 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM on Friday and Saturday and from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM from Sunday to Thursday. 

The mall’s developers have been working tirelessly to ensure that it meets the highest standards of quality and safety. They have also been focused on creating a unique and immersive shopping and leisure experience that will set them apart from other malls in the region.

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Reem Mall Abu Dhabi location

The Reem Mall is located in the new heart of Abu Dhabi, Reem Island, one of Abu Dhabi’s most sought-after destinations. Reem Island is a natural island situated northeast of Abu Dhabi’s main island.

The Reem Island is accessible via several bridges and is situated close to some of Abu Dhabi’s key landmarks, including Abu Dhabi Mall, Al Maryah Island, and Saadiyat Island. Moreover, the mall’s location ensures easy accessibility from all parts of the city.

Reem Mall Abu Dhabi owner

Reem Mall Abu Dhabi is being developed by the Abu Dhabi-based Al Farwaniya Property Developments, a partnership between Agility, United Projects for Aviation Services (UPAC), and the National Real Estate Company (NREC).

Al Farwaniya is a subsidiary of Reem Investments, a leading investment company in the UAE. The joint venture of the companies will bring together a sound financial base, deep experience in asset management and commercial real estate development, and a track record of successful mall operations.

Reem Mall Abu Dhabi project

Reem Mall Abu Dhabi is a massive USD 1.2 billion state-of-the-art project that spans nearly 2.8 million square feet and houses around 400 of the finest international and local stores, restaurants, and entertainment venues, including Vox Cinemas, Carrefour Hypermarket, and the iconic Snow Abu Dhabi.

Moreover, the Reem Mall project is the world’s first mall with a state-of-the-art, on-premises logistics hub that allows store-to-door fulfilment with 24-hour delivery anywhere in the UAE and 72-hour delivery across the GCC.

Furthermore, the Reem Mall is a fully integrated digital gateway to 57 million GCC customers and $308 billion in sales, enabling retailers to make use of intelligent data-based tools and predictive analytics, as well as an e-commerce store and other technical capabilities offering them a significant competitive edge.

What is open in Reem Mall Abu Dhabi now?

The mega-mall of Abu Dhabi, Reem Mall, is supposed to feature over 400 of the finest international and local stores, restaurants, and entertainment venues, with around 85 dining options. However, the mall is still not fully operational, and only a handful of stores and venues are open to the public.

Given below are some of the stores and entertainment venues open to the public in Reem Mall Abu Dhabi:

Carrefour hypermarket

The Carrefour hypermarket was the Reem Mall’s first store that was opened to the public in February 2022. One of the biggest retail supermarkets in the UAE, the Carrefour hypermarket now offers a vast selection of products for visitors to choose from and shop from.

Vox Cinema

A huge 10-screen multiplex in the Reem Mall, the Vox cinema comprises signature theatre types at the complex, including the 20-metre tall screens with laser projection and Dolby Atmos surround sound cinema technology of MAX, family-friendly kids screens, and two private cinemas. Most importantly, the six standard screens with fully reclining seats are also worth mentioning.

Papa John’s

The best place to go for American Pizza is undoubtedly Papa John’s. With this famous outlet being open to the public in Reem Mall Abu Dhabi, pizza aficionados have surely found a place to satisfy their taste buds.


Apart from dining, entertainment venues and clothing areas, the Reem Mall has now opened the Ecco for the public to choose their footwear from. With a diverse and wide range of footwear being offered, Ecco enables visitors to pick from options such as brogues, trainers, velcro shoes, boots, gore-tex shoes, and sandals.

Other stores

The Reem Mall has also opened some other stores for the public, including popular brands like McDonald’s, Subway, Samsung, North Face, Max, Better Life, furniture vendors like Chattels & More, and Under Armour, enabling them to spend time and keep themselves entertained in the mall.

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