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The culture of reading books does not prevail in Saudi Arabia and therefore, there are not many bookstores in and around Jeddah. However, in this article, I have given a list of 15 famous bookstores in Jeddah.
Jarir Bookstore in Jeddah
This is the mega book store where you can search for your favorite book as well as all the gadgets that can boost the reading abilities. Web: jarir.com, Tel: 920000089
- Jarir Mall, Tahliya St., Al Rehab Dist.
- Jamea Plaza, Al Jamiah Dist.
- Jarir Mall, Prince Sultan Rd.
- Palestine St., Bani Malik
- Prince Majed Rd , Al Safa Dist.
- Sari St., Al Salamah
Virgin Megastore in Jeddah
This is another amazing spot where you can easily find all versions of novels, stationery, reading gadgets and gift items. Web: virginmegastore.com.sa, Tel # 920008582
- Red Sea Mall, King Abdul Aziz Road., Al Shatea Dist.
- Roshana Mall, Tahlia St.
- Obeikan: This place is best if you are searching for Arabic literature and Islamic books.
- Tel: +966-12-6123542
- Location: Mall of Arabia, Madinah Road
Maktaba Al Fanoos in Jeddah
This place deals with a variety of supplies for design and art’s student. It’s famous for having the best variety of bags including laptops bags and other stationery items. Web: al-fanoos.com
- Location: Souq Al Shatea., King Abdulaziz Rd.
Nobel Bookstore in Jeddah
It’s a huge building which provides the best quality stationery items, creative and cool contemporary notebooks, and sci-tech educational gadgets.
- Al Naseem Dist.
- Al Zahra Dist.
Mirza Library in Jeddah
It has a variety of art and office supplies, stationery items and bags. Web: mirzalibrary.net
- Location: Sabaeen St., before the crossing of Falasteen Rd.
Afnan Bookstore in Jeddah
This bookstore provides all kinds of texts books and academic books that cater to the primary and secondary level learning. They are known to have the latest collection of all the subject related books.
- Location: Odaba St., Al Aziziyah Dist.
- Location: Muallifien Street, Al Aziziyah Dist.
Fursan Bookstore in Jeddah
They provide school books for different grades.
- Tel: +966-12-6711713
- Location: Sabaeen St., Al Aziziyah Dist.
IQ Bookstore in Jeddah
This bookstore is very attractive as it contains a wide variety of comic books, novels, and office and school supplies and toys and book gadgets for kids.
- Location: Sahafa St., Al Aziziyah Dist.
Konooz Al Marefa Bookstore in Jeddah
This bookstore caters to the needs of all Arabic readers. It contains an extensive variety of school, college and university books.
- Tel: +966-12-6514222
- Location: King Fahd Rd., Al Sharafeyyah Dist.
Medical Book Center in Jeddah
As the name tells, this book store comprises of medical books and related journals. This is the best store for medical university students.
- Tel: +966-12-6870080
- Location: Al Jameah Dist.
Maktaba Omar Al Deiny in Jeddah
This bookstore deals in academic books that are used by Indian Embassy schools particularly.
- Tel: +966-12-6750595
- Location: Moalifeen St., Al Rehab Dist.
This place offers a huge variety of magazines, kids coloring and crafting books.
- Andalus St., Al Hamra Dist.
- Jamjoom Center, Falasteen St.
- Al Khalidiyah Dist.
Rawaea Al Maktabat
It’s the best spot for stationery lovers as they have a wide range of fancy stationery.
- Location: Prince Sultan St.
- Tel: +966-12-6612126
- Instagram: stationery_fantasies
Al Khazindar Bookstore
This is the best destination to find a wide variety of academic books, art, and school supplies.
- Location: Madinah Rd.
- Tel: +966-12-6825052
Source: Destination KSA