Tenants have started fit-outs of units, and are currently in the process of completing store interiors, said a statement from Dilmunia Mall Development Company.
According to the developer, Mall of Dilmunia aims to redefine the shopping and entertainment experience in Bahrain, creating a unique and leisurely atmosphere for all members of the family to enjoy.
The BD52 million ($137m) crescent-shaped mall is located in the heart of Dilmunia Island, Muharraq, on a built-up area of 125,000sqm over 26,754sqm of land and a gross leasable area of 47,300sqm including a spacious underground car park.
In line with its efforts to encourage families to spend quality time together, the mall will feature recreational facilities including an indoor zipline, two football fields and a state-of-the-art indoor ice skating rink within a safe space that meets international quality and safety standards.
Dilmunia Mall Development Company has also announced its collaboration with Bahrain-based entertainment company Funscape World to provide four different entertainment zones, further elevating the standard of entertainment offerings in Bahrain.
Mall of Dilmunia chairman Shaikh Khalid bin Mohamed Al Khalifa said, “Tenants have commenced fit-outs of their stores at Mall of Dilmunia which aims to provide a distinctive leisure experience for the entire family. We are working round the clock to ensure that the mall is completed with facilities of the highest international standards to provide both our tenants and visitors with the optimal experience.
“We have also received immense interest from international brands and retailers and are carefully selecting leading brands to be a part of the Mall of Dilmunia.
Chief executive Shaikh Mohammed bin Duaij Al Khalifa said, “Mall of Dilmunia will become a unique destination, combining various leisure facilities to offer a unique shopping experience.
“The mall will include an array of exclusive international brands opening their doors for the first time in the kingdom, including Tamimi Markets, which is among the fastest growing supermarkets in Saudi Arabia.”
According to the developer, the mall comprises three floors, providing quality services of entertainment, leisure and retail as well as an al fresco dining experience overlooking a canal. It features a 17-metre-tall cylindrical aquarium, and its atrium will be the largest that can be utilised as an event venue with a 100-metre video display ceiling.
It will also provide visitors with the opportunity to enjoy an abundance of luxurious amenities, dining outlets and cafés amid breathtaking views of Muharraq Island.