Akaria 1 is a commercial development comprising of shops and offices. It was one of the largest commercial developments in the Kingdom and Middle East in the 1970s.
It is located on Musabin Nossair Road, which is perpendicular to Olaya Road.
Akaria 1 is home to 160 centrally air conditioned ultra modern shops distributed over two floors with a total area of 18,000 SQM. It has been efficiently planned with easy access to all the shops thru multiple stairways and escalators, linking the two floors. Each shop is carefully designed for the convenience of the shopkeeper as well as the customer.
Water fountains, planter boxes and sitting areas are carefully distributed all over the more pleasing experience.
A main fountain situated centrally within the mall provides the complex with a very refreshing look.
The retail areas range between 25 SQM to 1500 SQM, thus allowing for a wide variety of shop for the customers convenience.
The second and the third floors of the complex constitutes of centrally air conditioned offices, having a total leasable area of about 10,000 SQM.