Lulu Mall, a division of the much famed Lulu Group headquartered in Abu Dhabi, UAE, is one of the largest as well as the first of its kind in India. The Group with its flagship retail chain of LULU hypermarkets and supermarkets has operations spread over 31 countries. Lulu Group has been ranked third in the prestigious "Forbes Top 100 companies" making an impact in the Arab world. LuLu Hypermarket has also been ranked by Deloitte as one of the ten fastest-growing retailers in the world. Under the dynamic leadership of Padmashri Yusuffali M.A, Managing Director, the Group opened its first mall in India through the Lulu Mall on 10 March 2013 and within one year of operations, the mall has witnessed the entry of 28 lakh vehicles and was visited by 2 crore people. The mall which has become Kerala's most preferred shopping destination has also created direct employment for 4600 people and indirect employment for 6000. Around 8 lakh expatriates including tourists and exchange students, have visited the mall in the past one year. By introducing over 52 brands for the very first time to Kerala, Lulu Mall has changed the way people shop in Kerala. Currently home to 176 operations outlet, the mall has achieved 92% occupancy.
Built at an approximate cost of Rs.1600 crores, the mall can easily occupy over 100,000 people at a time. The mall houses more than 320 national and international brands and over 215 outlets; one of the largest amusement area of 81,000 sq ft with facilities for indoor climbing wall, 5000 sq ft ice skating rink, 5D Cinema, arcade gaming zone, rides, party hall and a 12 lane bowling alley; a 9 screen multiplex that can accommodate more than 2000 audience at a time; a 1500 seater food court and much more. It comes with everything that is required to whet the desire of a discerning shopper.
Also, within the mall's expansive campus is the Marriott - a magnificent 300 room hotel that caters to the unique accommodation needs of visitors and tourists to the God's own country.