Modern shopping centres across Africa began to boom in the last decade, signifying the growing middle class across the continent and its increased spending power. Welcome to 2nacheki and in this video 2nacheki presents the best shopping malls in Africa
Two Rivers Mall- Kenya
Located in Nairobi, is East Africa’s largest mall. The shopping complex covers 65,000 square metres. There is a wide array of shops available, including fashion brands, luxury jewelry brands, many entertainment provider, Magic Planet and an array of restarunts. The mall opened in 2017, and was a $10 million project.
Gateway Theatre of Shopping- South Africa
located in Umhlanga Rocks in South Africa, is the largest mall in the Southern Hemisphere, covering 220,000 square metres with over 390 stores and 70 eateries. The mall features a Skate Park featuring a near-vertical ramp and two concrete bowls, the Wave House, which is used by local surfers, body-boarders and, wake-boarders.
West Hills Mall- Ghana
The West Hills Mall is one of the largest malls in Ghana. It covers over 93,000 square metres and has a great blend of local Ghanaian, South African and international brands, with the major stores being Shoprite, Edgars, and Palace. It has a large recreational gallery that can host open-air concerts and theatre shows. It was a $93 million project .
Mall of Arabia- Egypt
The Mall of Arabia is the largest mall in Cairo, Egypt. It has over 900 stores including popular brands such as Zara and a wide variety of restaurants and coffee shops, along with the hypermarket, Spinny’s. It is home to Egypt’s first dancing fountain that displays a show of sound and light in the evening until 11 p.m. The Mall of Arabia is so enormous that you’ll need a couple of days to see it in its entirety.
Game City Mall- Botswana
Game City Mall is the biggest and busiest mall in Botswana, located in the country’s capital, Gaborone. The mall covers over 50,000 square metres, and has been operational since 2003. The mall has a variety of specialty stores, fashion stores and restaurants along with the large department store, Game. Restaurants include popular franchises KFC, Chicken Licken, and Nandos.
Morocco Mall Morocco
This Resort is one of the biggest shopping malls in Africa. It is located on the west coast of Morocco in Casablanca. The Mall offers its visitors the rare opportunity of going for scuba diving in the Center’s million-liter aquarium.
Canal Walk Mall – South Africa
Located in South Africa. It was opened in the year 2000 and located in Cape Town with an affluent surrounding. Situated on 141,000 square feet, it boasts of over 400 stores with luxurious products. What is spectacular about the place is the East and West towers that provide moderns office space. Visitors get a chance to watch the famous Robben Island and the Table Mountains.
Novare Lekki Mall- Nigeria
located in Lagos, Nigeria, this is the biggest mall in Africa’s most populous city. The mall was an $83 million project by Novare Real Estate Africa and spans 22,000 square metres. . The mall also offers a cinema, an entertainment centre, and event-hosting capabilities.
EDNA Mall is one of the biggest Ethiopia shopping malls. It is located in the center of Addis Ababa. This massive mall has many attactions like the massive game acade and amusment part , and it has spaces designated for use as shops or offices.
Le Caudan Waterfront- Mauritius
located in Mauritius’ capital, Port Louis and sitting next to the citiy’s main market Bazaar, which is a shopper’s paradise with about 170 boutiques to choose from, as well as the Blue Penny Museum, which houses the island’s history.