Manama, Bahrain: Dilmunia Mall Development Company recently announced that the entertainment centre Funscape World at Mall of Dilmunia is currently in its final stages of development. The entertainment centre, the first of its kind in the Kingdom of Bahrain, will be located within the Mall’s unique concept and soon be ready to offer visitors an exceptional entertainment experience for the whole family in a fun and novel atmosphere.
Funscape World will offer a wide range of entertainment space which will include various zones, including Funscape Adventure, Funscape Play Zone, Funscape Ice and Funscape Sport, where visitors of all age groups can spend quality time and enjoy fun activities with their families within a safe space that meets international quality and safety standards.
On this occasion, Shaikh Mohammed bin Duaij Al Khalifa, Chief Executive Officer of Mall of Dilmunia, said, “We are delighted to announce that Funscape World will be completed within the next few months. Funscape World aims to further diversify the existing realm of indoor entertainment and set a new standard for entertainment offerings within the Kingdom of Bahrain. The facility will also enhance the Kingdom’s position as the ideal family-oriented tourism destination which caters to all age groups, thereby contributing to increasing the number of visitors coming into Bahrain along with the overall growth of the tourism sector as a whole.”
“We are extremely proud to be collaborating with leading international companies with the aim of developing this tourism attraction and including more comprehensive entertainment options for visitors of all ages. With the opening of Funscape World at Mall of Dilmunia, the centre will provide our visitors with fully immersive entertainment experiences, catering to different interests, further redefining the entertainment experience in the Kingdom of Bahrain,” added Shaikh Mohammed bin Duaij Al Khalifa.
Once launched, Funscape Ice will be a main entertainment attraction in the Kingdom of Bahrain, covering an area of 1,054m2 on the first floor of the Mall. Beyond a space for entertainment, the Ice Rink will also be a place of learning and to encourage ice-skating as a pastime and sport, where lessons will be offered by professional instructors to beginners, and tournaments and various other events will be hosted throughout the year, thereby attracting visitors in larger numbers.
The three other zones, Funscape Play, Funscape adventure, and Funscape sport; will also offer incredible and unique experiences. Funscape Play will cover a considerable space of 2,122 m2 on the second floor of the Mall, which will be suitable for children and adults alike by featuring a number of attractions including token redemption games, soft play area for toddlers, bumper cars, VR games, an indoor rollercoaster, carnival games, video games and more. As for Funscape Adventure, located on the ground floor, which occupies 517 m2 of the Mall’s entertainment facility, the facility will bring family members closer together as it will cater to the wide age range - starting from 4 and above – and will also include wall-climbing areas reaching up to 12mtrs in height to match a variety of skill levels, alongside Zipline facilities reaching up to 20mtrs in height and many more activities. Funscape Sport will be an expansive zone covering 1,837 m2 on the third floor, and will also include two football pitches, robo-goalkeeper challenges, as well as indoor sporting facilities. In addition, a Football Training Academy will be providing training during scheduled sessions during weekdays, the pitches will also be available to rent. The Funscape Sport area will also include all the necessary indoor sporting facilities, such as lockers and changing rooms.
With its sheer variety and diversity of indoor entertainment elements and a stunning outdoor landscape, Mall of Dilmunia will redefine the shopping experience in Bahrain. In addition to the entertainment aspect, visitors of the Mall will also be able to enjoy a luxurious rooftop setting, which will offer breath-taking views of Muharraq in a vibrant setting complete with food outlets and a variety of cafes.
© Press Release 2020