With the hot summer temperatures still upon us, City Centre Fujairah—the first and largest premium lifestyle shopping destination in the emirate—offers an array of world-class shopping, dining and entertainment options to complement residents’ and tourists’ getaways in Fujairah.
Known as one of the jewels of the UAE for its beautiful scenery, Fujairah has become a preferred leisure destination, as the amount of visitors is on the rise with 916,000 tourists recorded in 2014 compared to 831,276 in 2013.City Centre Fujairah acts as an indoor haven to spend time and to savour a variety of restaurant options during the months of sky-high temperatures.Fujairah’s economy has been flourishing in recent years, with economic output growing 7.7 per cent last year to reach Dh14 billion from Dh13bn in 2013.
Tourism is a major plank of the economy, with the number of hotel guests rising by 2.5 per cent to more than 707,000 last year versus more than 690,000 guests in 2013.The number of hotels in Fujairah increased to 18 last year from 16, raising the number of rooms by 16 per cent to 2,639 from 2,279 in 2013. The room occupancy rate, however, fell to 59 per cent from 62 per cent in 2013 because of the increase in the number of rooms.
The increase in the movement of goods in the emirate’s free trade zone helped total foreign trade in Fujairah last year to grow by 10.7 per cent to Dh16.5bn from Dh14.9bn a year earlier.City Centre Fujairah is a prime dining hub for residents, visitors, and working professionals in the neighbourhood, given its central location and diverse variety of more than 25 international dining options – fitting any budget range.
City Centre Fujairah serves up an array of delectable dining options including Taj Spice, and Chilli’s, and Wendy’s, to name a few. Pizza Express boasts the afternoon deal: order a dessert and a coffee for just AED 20 between 3pm – 7pm. Tim Hortons are offering the option of a free doughnut or chips when purchasing a sandwich and drink. A social lunch or family outing has never been more enjoyable with the promise of more rewards, the more one dines.In addition to international dining offerings, City Centre Fujairah also houses a wide range of premium brands, including local, fashion, lifestyle, electronics, homewares and food & beverage. Reinforcing fun with the family, movie fanatics can visit the 11-screen VOX Cinema, whilst thrill-seekers can enjoy Magic Planet.
Mohammed Al Rais, Mall Manager for City Centre Fujairah said: “City Centre Fujairah is the ideal destination to accommodate visitors during the hot summer months. There are options for the entire family, conveniently all under one roof. As part of Majid Al Futtaim’s vision to create great moments, for everyone, everyday, the lifestyle destination continuously innovates and offers new activities to visitors throughout the year.”
F&B outlets offered at City Centre Fujairah include:
Al Tazaj Fakieh BBQ Chicken
Cold Stone Creamery
New York Fries
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