Have you ever been to Ajman? There are many places to see and things to do here, and one of them is to go shopping at City Centre Ajman, which is the largest mall in the emirate! It spreads over 34,000 square metres of retail space, and welcomes around 10.5 millions visitors every year. Wow!
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The mall is owned and operated by the Majid Al Futtaim Group, a leading real estate and property services company in the UAE, and the whole Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, for that matter. It is also one of their “City Centre” brand malls, alongside City Centre Deira, City Centre Mirdif, and City Centre Sharjah.
Shopping, Dining, and Entertainment
The mall opened on December 1, 1998, with a launching ceremony attended by none other than the ruler of Ajman, His Highness Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, and Majid Al Futtaim, the founder, owner, and president of Majid Al Futtaim Group.
Previously called Ajman City Centre, the mall was renamed “City Centre Ajman” in 2014. In July 2016, Phase 1 redevelopment started. By December 2017, a new wing comprised of 39 new stores was launched, and in 2019, redevelopment was completed. Today, the mall features almost 80 retail outlets selling local and international brands, 18 dining outlets, a Carrefour hypermarket, Magic Planet, and VOX Cinemas.
A. Shopping at City Centre Ajman
Planning to upgrade your wardrobe anytime soon? The mall has 79 retail outlets, including the following stores that showcase men’s and women’s fashion: Beverly Hills Polo Club, Brands for Less, Centrepoint, G2000, Giordano, and H&M. If it’s sportswear and sporting goods you’re after, visit the mall’s Athlete’s Co., Nike, Sun & Sand Sports, and Under Armour outlets.
Likewise, trendy fashion accessories are available at Aldo Accessories, Antonio Trading, Centrepoint, Charles & Keith, and K-Corner stores. As for watches and jewellery, you’ll see plenty of great pieces at Basel Watches, Black Stone, Damas Jewellery, Dolce Mondo, Farah Jewelry, and G-Shock. Aside from these, the mall also offers beauty products, perfumes, toys, games, electronics, home furnishings, and much, much more!
Meanwhile, you can also get your weekly grocery shopping done at one of the mall’s anchor stores, Carrefour hypermarket. Freshly baked bread, meat products, snacks, household products, and non-food items are always available in this one-stop-shop. Be sure to take advantage of their weekly promos!
Need to pay bills, send money, or exchange currency? Simply go to the mall’s banking and financial service outlets, namely Al Ansari Exchange, Emirates NBD, and UAE Exchange.
B. Dining at the Mall
Nothing beats having a cup of coffee and snacks in-between shopping. You can enjoy a cup or two at these mall cafes: Caffe Nero, Gerard Patisserie, PappaRoti, Starbucks, and Tim Hortons. Craving for ice cream, sweets, and chocolate? Baskin Robbins, Cholala, Cinnabon, FruitPunch, Jelly Belly Ice Cream, and Keventers are also ready to serve you!
When it’s time for lunch (or dinner), bring the family to any of these restaurants for a delicious meal: Al Safeer, Doner & Gyros, Hardee’s, Jollibee, KFC, McDonald’s, Gazebo, Mado, Ocean Basket, or Paul Cafe.
C. Movies and Entertainment
Did you know that VOX Cinemas multiplex at City Centre Ajman is the only movie theatre in the emirate? That’s right! This is where you can catch the latest blockbusters, including Hollywood films, Bollywood movies, Arabic films, and foreign language movies. The 9-screen multiplex includes a VOX Kids cinema, VOX Max, and VOX 4DX for an unforgettable cinematic experience! It is located on the ground floor of the mall, nearest Parking Entrance C/D.
Also located on the ground floor near Parking Entrance C, just beside the food court — is Magic Planet, an entertainment centre. Featuring a carousel, bumper cars, video arcade games, and other fairground-style rides, this is a great place to have fun with the whole family!
D. Guest Services at the Mall
Other than shopping, dining, and entertainment, City Centre Ajman also provides the following services, for a convenient and hassle-free mall experience:
- Free Wi-Fi;
- Customer service;
- Car wash service;
- ATM cash machines;
- Portable power banks;
- Lost and found facility;
- Currency exchange centres;
- Taxi drop off and pick up areas;
- Prayer rooms for men and women; and
- First aid services and emergency assistance.
Mall Operating Hours
City Centre Ajman is open between 10:00 am and 10:00 pm from Sunday to Wednesday, and from 10:00 am to 12:00 am (midnight) from Thursday to Saturday.
Meanwhile, the mall’s Carrefour, VOX Cinemas, and Magic Planet branches are open daily at these hours:
- Carrefour – 9:00 am to 12:00 am (midnight)
- VOX Cinemas – 10:00 am to 12:00 am (midnight)
- Magic Planet – 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
To learn more about City Centre Ajman, or to make inquiries with their customer service, you can contact the mall through these details:
Address: Al Ittihad St., Al Jurf 2, Ajman, UAE
Telephone: +971 800 226255
How to Get There
City Centre Ajman is located on Al Ittihad Street (E11) at Al Jurf district, just off the Sheikh Khalifa Interchange and north of Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid Road.
If you are traveling by car from Sharjah, you can go via Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Road, or take Wahda Road to Etihad Road. On the other hand, if you are coming from Umm Al Quwain, you can travel via Sheikh Zayed Road and Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Road.
Google Map Location
Below is the location of City Centre Ajman on Google Maps, for your reference:
Video: City Centre Ajman
Here’s an overview of how a family can spend quality time at the mall… playing at Magic Planet, shopping at Home Centre, and dining at the restaurants. This video is shared via City Centre Ajman’s official Facebook page:
If you are planning a trip to Ajman, be sure to include City Centre Ajman in your itinerary. Awesome shopping options, a variety of dining concepts, and exciting entertainment — indeed, the mall is a great place to spend an entire day with your family and friends!