Like every other metropolitan, mall mania has hit Mumbai too in recent years. Mumbai malls are more than just shopping destinations. They offer an unmatched mix of eating, gaming and entertainment zones, offering fun for the whole family! Some of the best centrally located malls in the city are :
High Street Phoenix :
Located in Lower Parel, this south Mumbai cum suburban mall is the hideout of many young and old fans that take their hands to their wallets and buy whatever their hearts desire. The highlight of this mall is its swanky Skyzone shopping space, full of premium national and international stores. These are located along side cheaper retail outlets to suit all budgets. You’ll also find a courtyard containing food shops, bowling alley, gaming arcade, and sports bar. After shopping in the evening, you can also head to nearby BlueForg to hear some excellent live music. It is home to the following stores : Provogue, Big Bazaar, Pantaloons, Lifestyle, Lacoste, Mogra, Tommy Hilfiger, Next, Planet M.
Atria Millenium Mall :
Looking for luxury products and international designer brands? You’ll find them at this mall. The five level Atria mall had a star-studded opening in mid 2006, and has remained popular as it’s one of the few malls that are centrally located in Mumbai. The Eco Corner store is worth checking out for its unique range of environmentally friendly home and bath accessories, made by villagers. In addition to shops and a food court, this mall also has a 4-D cinema and large entertainment zone.
Inorbit Mall :
Inorbit, with its 1.2 million square feet of space, is one of the largest malls in South East Asia. The ground floor is mostly occupied by major British department stores. There are also a number of Indian designer fashion outlets, and an Australian cookie bakery. The first floor is full of national and international clothing brands, a music store, and bookstore. The top floor has been exclusively devoted to food and entertainment, and includes a kids play area. Its only drawback is its location i.e it is located in the outer suburbs.
Oberoi Mall :
The classy Oberoi Mall opened in mid 2008, and offers 500,000 square feet of shopping, dining and entertainment. It features a large central atrium with an uninterrupted view of every shop front within the mall. The attractions of this mall are the Lifestyle Home Center outlet, and the Central department store. The mall is also home to these stores : Lifestyle, Central, PVR Cinemas, Debenhams, Tommy Hilfiger, Adidas, Adams Kids, Gloria Jeans Coffee, Giordano, Pepe, Spykar, and Gas.