Robert Santiago Builds the Manaira Shopping Mall

July 25, 2017

Robert Santiago is an exceptional entrepreneur residing in Joao Pessoa. Robert is behind the great Manaira Shopping Mall in Brazil. He has participated in different businesses including manufacturing however the Shopping Mall has been his greatest success.


Robert’s aim for building the Mall was to provide the people of Joao Pessoa with an option for a family fun day. According to Robert, most residents prefer the beach, but with the Manaira Shopping Mall, they now have an alternative. The Mall has been designed with great options suitable for the entire family.


Santiago was born in 1958 in Joao Pessoa. Robert attended the Marist College in Joao Pessoa and later received his degree in Business Administration from the University of Joao Pessoa.


History Manaira Shopping Mall


Robert began the construction of the Manaira Mall in 1987. It took two years for the Mall to be concluded and the inauguration of the Mall was held in 1989. Manaira Mall is one of the best shopping Centers in Brazil and the largest in Joao Pessoa. The Mall has been present for 26 years, and improvements are still being done.




The Mall is full of entertainment features that provide fun for all people regardless of the age. There is an electric-operated amusement park with different games. They have included state-of-art equipment.


The Mall also includes a bowling center with six tracks. The center also has a strike bar that has a relaxing environment for you and your friends. The strike bar offers assorted drinks including cocktails.


There is the Cinemapolis center that has 11 theaters. The movie theaters are designed with the latest technological features. They also have comfortable seats that give you a perfect view often theater screens. The people also have an option of using the VIP theaters which has three screening rooms. The cinema has been designed with a bar that offers drinks and popcorns.


The Manaira Mall has a children area; the pirlimpimpim. It is a playground that provides fun activities for children. You can leave the children at the playground as there are 24 supervisors and two managers.


Many great additions have been done on the Mall over the years. The most successful option is the Domus concert hall. It is the largest Mall in Joao Pessoa and provides opportunities for artists to perform their songs. The Mall was established in 2009 and is located at the Mall’s rooftop. It contains two floors the Mezzanine and ground floor. The ground floor is spacious and can host around 8,000 people. The floor can be used for various activities including Wedding anniversaries, birthday, and graduations. The Mezzanine floor offers private cabins and lounge with dressing rooms.


Food Court


The food court has been improved to provide space to cater for the increasing number of people. Manaira Shopping Mall contains a gourmet court with a steak house and also a burger space. The food court is spacious enough, and it provides different cuisines from across the world.

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