Mall of the Emirates is a shopping mall based in Dubai. It is world's first shopping resort located in Dubai at interchange four on Sheik Zayed road. It has been opened in November 2005. The multi-level shopping center as of now includes more than 630 retail outlets, 8000 parking spots, more than 100 eateries and Cafes, 80+ luxury stores and 250 flagship stores. It has an aggregate gross leasable area of 255,489 square meters. It additionally has family recreation exercises including Ski Dubai the Middle East's first indoor ski resort and snow park, the 500-seating capacity Dubai Community Theater and Arts Center and Magic planet, one of the biggest indoor family amusement centres in Dubai. For the accommodation and convenience of visitors, the shopping center has two connecting hotels the 5-star Kempinski Mall of the Emirates and the 5-star Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates Hotel.