The Best Shopping Malls In Kuwait

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Besides immersing yourself in the rich culture of Kuwait, going for a day of shopping at one of Kuwait’s shopping malls is on the to-do list for many tourists. These malls are known to be some of the largest and most popular malls in the Middle East, with beautiful interior design and state-of-the-art architecture. You won’t be short of things to do at these malls, as they offer a dazzling array of designer brands, dining options as well as entertainment and services. You can look forward to theme parks and arcades located within these malls as well, making these fun and family-friendly destinations. Discover a world of entertainment at one of the best shopping malls in Kuwait, listed below.

Kuwait is one of the best places to visit for its architecture, culture and of course shopping.  Like every city or country, Kuwait has a lot to offer its tourists from all over the world, which includes shopping at some of the malls in Kuwait.

1. Marina Mall


Marina Mall in Kuwait is one of the biggest shopping and entertainment complexes in Salmiya, that is linked to several large buildings like the Marina Crescent, Waterfront and Marina Waves, which are a part of the world of Marina.  Marina Mall is the main mall that showcases amazing glass fountains as its centerpiece with one of the biggest glass domes in the region.  People will come across several brands like H&M, Bodyshop and much more. You can even enjoy a short walk to the other buildings where you can enjoy a cup of coffee or something to eat at several cafes and restaurants like Starbucks Coffee, The Chocolate Bar and Totally Fish.

Location: Salem Al Mubarak St, Salmiya, Kuwait

Timings: 9am - 11:30pm

Famous for: Glass fountains and domes

Distance from Airport: 27.1 kms


2. The Avenues

The Avenue Mall in Kuwait is one of the biggest malls in the country and the 2nd largest in the middle east. It offers people world of fun and entertainment.  1100 Stores in this mall have several international and local fashion brands, cafes and restaurants. The mall has several cinemas, a kidzania, kidtopia and an ice-skating rink.  People will find the best entertainment like Tekzone, a fun family entertainment center that has the best technology with games like virtual reality rides, escape rooms, bumper cars and much more. You can have a blast at the Escape Land by taking part in real life escape games. One the must visit places is the Live Sketchbook in the mall, the first 4D park in the middle east.

Location:  Ghazali St, Al-Rai, Kuwait

Timings: 8 am- 12 am

Famous for: Shopping and entertainment

Distance from Airport: 9 kms


3. Souk Sharq

Souk Sharq is a luxurious Kuwait shopping mall that is built on the gulf road, located on the water’s edge.  It is surrounded by promenades that follow a shoreline and a large artificial lake and is an architectural masterpiece with an amazing view. It is the one of the liveliest social venues that provide the best retail outlets and recreational activities. It is famous for its large water clock that is situated on the ground floor of the mall, a sight to see. People can rent a jet ski and take it for a spin on the lake.

Location: Kuwait

Timings: 10 am- 11 pm

Famous for: Water clock

Distance from Airport: 22.3 kms


4. Kuwait Magic Mall

Kuwait Magic Mall is situated close to the sandy coasts and is home to various local stores. It is known for its indoor amusement park with rises and a gaming zone; artistic beauty with a floor decorated like an Egyptian tomb. It has a beautiful fountain on one side of the elevator and a forest setting with a trickling creek and wooden bridge on the other side. As the name suggests, it is a magical mall and one of the best places to visit in Kuwait.

Location: Salem Sabah Al Salem Al Sabah St, Kuwait

Timings: 10am–11pm

Famous for:  Shopping, amusement, dining and games

Distance from Airport: 32.3 kms


5. 360 Mall

360 mall in Kuwait is modern with an amazing interior with a range of products and services. It is known for its high- end luxury brands and restaurants and movie theatres. Tourists will find several local and international brands like Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss, Ralph Lauren and much more. People can visit the arcade for an afternoon of gaming and entertainment. The mall has a theme park and the best form of entertainment like roller coasters, drop towers, obstacle courses, rock climbing and video games.

Location: Jassem Mohamed Al Kharafi Rd Block 7, Al Zahraa South Surra، 13151, Kuwait

Timings:  10am–11pm

Famous for:  Theme Park, entertainment, movie theatres

Distance from Airport:  10.5 kms


6. Al-Salam Mall

One of the largest Kuwait malls with a creative design, Al- Salam Mall has several popular brands like Swatch, Mango, Sephora and much more. It is known for the best deals and offers all year round; and for its services and utilities.  It is home to a range of international and local fast-food outlets and cafes like Krispy Kreme, Baskin Robbins and Costa Coffee. It has a huge indoor entertainment park where people can spend a peaceful afternoon with their family and friends.  The largest indoor roller coaster in the whole of the Middle East is found in the entertainment park.

Location: Al Salam Mall, السالمية، الكويت‎ Kuwait City, 20011, Kuwait

Timings: 9 am- 2 am

Famous for:  Roller Coaster

Distance from the Airport: 20 kms


7. The Gate Mall

The Gate Mall, one of the most luxurious and a grand mall in Oman, offers upscale shopping and dining experiences within the perfect atmosphere. The most unique feature is the vibrant façade with colorful led lights.  The shopping malls offers visitors a range of clothing and accessory stores, right from women’s clothes to men’s clothing to perfumes, fancy watchmakers, and boutiques. With housing leading retail brands, it offers a rich experience in art and culture, hosting a series of events like art exhibitions, fashion shows, children’s entertainment acts and seasonal celebrations. Kids can enjoy themselves at the Fun City play zone.

Location: Egaila, Kuwait City Kuwait

Timings: 10 am- 10 pm

Famous for: Art and Culture

Distance from the Airport: 23.3 km


8. The Cube Mall

People can spend a day in the malls relaxing and enjoying the elegant architecture and design. The mall is the best to unwind with some shopping therapy. It has a range of local stores and modern brands, and the best dining experience in the best restaurants and cafes, improving a tourist’s visit to Kuwait. Seating area within and outside the mall is plenty and you can listen to live music while shopping.

Location: Salem Al Mubarak Street 16 Ln, Salmiya, Kuwait

Timings: 8am–1am

Famous for: Shopping therapy, excellent dining experience

Distance from the airport: 22.7 kms


9. Al-Bustan Mall

Al- Bustan Mall, situated close to the shores of Kuwait’s beaches, is a large shopping mall with elegant interiors.  Situated at a prime spot, close to several hotels in Kuwait, the mall offers a variety of fashion stores for women and children, along with beauty, perfume and accessory stores. People are offered several international watch designer brands, gift shops, coffee stores and cafes.  Tourists should go to the mall for a peaceful afternoon of shopping and dining.

Location: Salem Al Mubarak St, Salmiya, Kuwait

Timings:  2 pm-10 pm

Famous for:  Interiors

Distance from the airport: 22.2 kms


10. eMall

The mall offers up-to-date electronic and fashion stores, one of the places to visit in Kuwait, along with a range of restaurants and coffee shops for one’s pleasure. Tourists can choose from a range of unique restaurants, right from Japanese cuisines to fast foods to desserts. eClub is situated within the mall and people can enjoy excellent dining with great music and ambiance. People can go the arcade and play a few games; and win a few prizes. The mall is popular for its deals and offers all year round, so make sure you visit the mall on your next trip to Kuwait.

Location: Hawally, Kuwait

Timings:  10 am- 10 pm

Famous for:  Deals and offers all year round

Distance from the airport: 18.3 kms


11. Salhiya Complex Kuwait

Salhiya Complex is one of the most amazing malls where the shopping gastronomy surprises all the enthusiastic shoppers. It is a popular place were locals and tourists from all over the world come to visit.  The mall is a place to have the best shopping adventure as it is famous for housing popular branded stores. People can relax at some of the restaurants and cafes. It is the best place to enjoy a peaceful day with family and friends.  Salhiya is known for is shopping, dining and entertainment. There is no season for shopping for shoppers as one will always find people roaming around the mall.

Location:  Fahad Al Salem Street, Kuwait City

Timings: 10 am- 10 pm

Famous for:  Dining and entertainment

Distance from the airport:  16.9 kms


12. Boulevard Mall

One of the most popular Kuwait malls among locals is the Boulevard Mall which is located in Salmiya. It is a one-stop destination for shopping, dining, entertainment and leisure activities both for kids and adults. With several showrooms and retail outlets, the mall is a perfect place to buy everything you desire from apparels to jewelry, home appliances to grocery and a lot more. It is also a great place for kids where they can enjoy a gala time enjoying the various rides available at the mall. The architecture of the mall is also striking with all the modern facilities and state-of-the-art technology. Dining can also be enjoyed at the restaurants which are located within the premises of the mall.

Location: Block 8, Salmiya, Hawalli Governorate, Kuwait

Timings: Sunday to Wednesday: 10:00 am to 10:00 pm; Thursday to Saturday: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Famous for: Shopping, leisure activities, dining and entertainment centers

Distance from airport: Approx. 21.6 km


13. Al Kout Mall

Get ready to indulge in a mesmerizing experience at Al Kout Mall, one of the best Kuwait malls. It is a heaven for brand conscious people as it houses some of the most renowned brands like Al Omara, Adidas, Aldo, American Eagle, Charles & Keith, Giordano, Kiko, Mango, NYX, Zara, Victoria’s Secret and many more. There is no dearth of entertainment options at the Al Kout Mall where you can find musical fountains playing the best of local and international hits and striking lighting. The show takes place every 15 minutes from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Infunity Sea is another attraction of the mall featuring sea rides, attractions, and shows. Techno City, a gaming destination is an ultimate fun-filled spot in the mall offering 15 virtual video games for both adults and kids. Cinescape is another entertainment option in Al Kout Mall with 12 screens and a variety of snacks which are available here. 1954 Film House is another popular attraction of the mall which is the first ever boutique cinema to be opened in the country that tells the history of the Kuwait National Cinema company with a contemporary touch.

Location: Al Daboos St, Block 12, Fahaheel Al Ahmadi

Timings: Sunday to Wednesday: 10:00 am to 10:00 pm; Thursday to Saturday: 10:00 am to 11:00 pm

Famous for: Techno city, Infunity Sea, 1954 Film House, Cinescape, Al Kout Fountains

Distance from airport: Approx. 35.7 km


14. Al Hamra Tower & Mall

Al Hamra Tower & Mall is one of the Kuwait malls for shopping and entertainment, both for tourists and locals alike. The most striking feature of the mall is the Al Hamra Tower which stands at a massive height of 1358 feet and is world’s tallest building carved building. Another intriguing highlight of the building is the 250,000 square feet of spacious mall that covers five stories. Shopaholics will find it quite fascinating as the mall houses some of the most top-notch brands like Hermes, Zara and others. The mall also features a roof-top garden offering picturesque view of the city. With no dearth of entertainment options, the mall also houses boutique restaurants, premium retail stores and 11-storey car parking facility.

Location: Al-Shuhada St, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait

Timings: 10:00 am to 10:00 pm

Famous for: 1358 feet tall tower which is the world's tallest carved tower, roof-top garden and boutique restaurants

Distance from airport: Approx. 19.4 km


15. Al Raya Shopping Center

Looking for shopping malls in Kuwait City to indulge in a fancy shopping spree? Al Raya Shopping Center offers a great shopping & dining experience. You can find various high-end boutique stores and exclusive branded stores which also makes it one of the most expensive malls. As the mall is located in the heart of the city, it is easily accessible from almost every area of the city and it is located at an approximate distance of around 19.6 km from the Kuwait Airport. The mall cannot be compared with other fancy places like Marina Mall and Gate Mall but it definitely offers a great shopping experience to all the tourists and locals alike. There are also a lot of food joints and cafes serving scrumptious delicacies, so people can expect a gala time at the Al Raya Shopping Center with friends or family.

Location: Al-Shuhada Street

Timings: 07:00 am to 12:00 am

Famous for: High-end boutique stores, cafes and food joints

Distance from airport: Approx. 19.6 km


The malls in Kuwait are the often called the shoppers paradise as people find everything under one roof. As a tropical country, the malls provide guests a cool atmosphere to escape the heat and venue for fun and entertainment. People should enjoy the best of both worlds by booking their flights to Kuwait and visiting the gorgeous shopping malls with their family and friends. Shopping in Kuwait is the best experience any tourist can have. Kuwait has some of the best malls that house several luxurious brand stores, restaurants and cafes.