A unique shopping experience awaits you at the Dubai Shopping Festival 2018! Starting from 26th December 2017 to 27th January 2018, the Dubai Shopping Festival Offers are nothing short of a steal deal.
The Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) is a one-of-a-kind shopping celebration offering an ultimate experience to millions of tourists from around the world. The fashion-capital of the Middle-East, Dubai, houses countless palatial malls along with local shopping centres, souks, and complexes. Running successfully for over two decades, the DSF offers mind-boggling discounts and unbeatable deals in electronics items, designer labels, automobiles, gold jewellery, and other popular items. Bargain hunters will thrive during the annual festival, and of course, this is the place where you can shop till you drop!
During the DSF, 60,000 shopping outlets will be offering discounts ranging from 40 to 50% on retail brands, electronics, watches, jewellery and perfumes. On numerous occasions the discounts offered reach a dizzying heights of even up to 75% flat at times. City’s shopping malls are offering 25 to 90% discount – perfect time and place to pick up that Prada purse you’ve been fancying for a while. So, don’t wait and just go berserk at this humongous carnival that is Dubai Shopping Festival.
A Gamut of Gadgets
It is well-known throughout the world that Dubai is the hub of electronics. Even on a regular day, electronics in Dubai are said to be cheaper than anywhere else in the world. DSF further slashes these rates, offering anywhere between 30% – 70% discounts on all electronic gadgets. Sony, Fujitsu, Apple, Vertu, Cross Gold, Bose, Acer – name them and you will get them at dirt cheap prices. If this wasn’t enough, cool freebies are also offered with your purchases. For instance, you will receive a set of home-theatre speakers along with a television set. Sounds exciting, doesn’t it!
Shop, Raffle, Reward
Raffles are the magnetic muscle of DSF. You will get a raffle for practically all your purchases. These raffles have amazingly top-end prizes, for instance a Lamborghini was put up at the Dubai Mall during one of the previously held DSF. This year, the Infiniti Mega Raffle is giving one lucky shopper a grand prize of an Infiniti QX60 plus 150,000 dirham ($40,837) in cash.
The Carpet Oasis, one of the main attraction at DSF – is a perfect haven to buy hand-woven rugs and carpets from Persia, Iran, Kashmir and Turkey. You will get a wide and exclusive variety of flooring at reasonable rates. However, it is observed that Iranian carpets are the most expensive of them all. There is Friday Surprise, offering amazing deals each Friday throughout the festival, starting December 29. Plus, over 33 kilos of gold is up for grabs during DSF, hope this news brings a sparkle to your eyes?
Hot Hotel Deals
With around three million visitors at one of the best discounted shopping extravaganzas of the world, the hotel tariffs in Dubai are sky high during DSF! So joining the discounts bandwagon, hotels across Dubai like the Ritz-Carlton, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, all offer stay packages to its visitors. For instance, it is common for hotels to have a complimentary third night on a stay of two nights along with a 20 percent discount on spa treatments and food and beverage outlets. Some even give a free stay to children.
Where To Shop
Dubai Mall, Global Village, DSF Desert Camp, Festival Waterfront Centre, Night Souk, Mercato Shopping Mall, Al Rigga Street, Al Fahidi For, The Layali Dubai Concert, Gold Souk, Promenade at Dubai Festival City, Al Seef Street, Mall of the Emirates, Deira City Centre, Ibn Battuta Mall, Lulu Village, Dragon Mart, Lamcy Plaza, and Deira City Centre are few of the places where you can make the most of the shopping extravaganza.
If you are tired of shopping or just don’t enjoy the idea of it, there are plenty of other things to do.
- Explore the latest trends at Dubai Fashion Week
- Watch the stunning fireworks
- Grab a ticket and watch your favourite celebrity perform
- Enjoy scrumptious food
- Go on a desert safari
- Attend the Dubai International Film Festival and Children International Film Festival
Bringing something new to the table every year, the Dubai Shopping Festival 2018 is a shopaholic’s dream! An experience that will seduce you year after year – the DSF has an irresistible charm!