Ice Mall in Eilat is among a few singular shopping malls in the world that have an Olympic skating rink in its centre. Surrounding the spectacular rink you can find 150 gorgeous shops as well as a wide range of unique attractions for all ages including restaurants, food stands and cafés. The unique balance of mall attractions offers the vacationers as well as the city residents many hours of pleasure – in a single air-conditioned place. Moreover, around the skating rink you can enjoy free VAT in all the shops and can relax in one of the cafes and restaurants and just … feel wonderful!
The beautiful shopping mall is suitable for the entire family and was noted as one of the most sought after places for vacationers. During the winter months it is a major destination for overseas tourism, while in the summer months it is a central destination for families and domestic tourism.
The mall was built in 2012 on the edge of the lagoon in the city of Eilat. It was meticulously planned by world-class designers who aimed to create a luxurious atmosphere while inviting visitors to enjoy a relaxed and inviting atmosphere. The mall was built with a geodesic dome, (a technique of building a “hemisphere” – using small straight rods that create an impressive spatial system of triangles)using traditional methods.
In the centre of the mall that covers an area of about 40,000 square meters lies the Olympic ice rink covering an area of about 1,800 square meters, which hosts figure skating performances every evening for the benefit of the mall visitors.
Ice Mall hosts important sporting events on a regular basis including the Giro d’Italia, the Judo Festival of the Israeli Judo Association, the Eilat Night Race, national and international competitions in figure skating, the world open water swimming championship, the Ice Cup and more.
The Ice Malls attractions complex, which includes more than 27 diverse attractions, has also become a magnet for various visitor events including corporate consolidation events, private parties, birthdays and more that combine the attractions with meals and refreshments from the selection of cafes, restaurants and food complexes available in the mall.
Throughout the year, there are sales and promotions in the mall – in addition to the fact that prices are without VAT. From the list of stores, you can see the variety of international brands and mall shops from an assortment of domains including clothing, footwear, fashion, jewellery, cellular, accessories, lingerie, cosmetics, electrical appliances and more.