Al-Bathaa is a district in downtown Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and one of the oldest sections of the city. Although it has lost its influence and is gradually being replaced by new shopping districts, the area is still known as an area for cheap lodging and shopping. It is a place where many nationalities are present, especially nationalities of the Indian sub-continent and south east Asians.
It has many types of wholesale and gold markets as well. There are many showrooms of leading watch and electronic brands in this area.