Gauteng is the wealthiest province in South Africa and is considered to be the financial hub of Africa. It is booming with trendy, up and coming, stylish shopping hubs and the trick is to know where to find them. Below we will introduce to you the latest and best malls to entertain family, friends and acquaintances with awesome restaurants.
Our list of Malls in Gauteng
Mall of Africa
Mall of Africa is South Africa’s largest shopping Mall ever built in a single phase, with over 130 000 metres square of retail space. It is described as the true home of Africa’s luxury offering shoppers a shopping experience like no other.
It is one of the biggest malls in Gauteng and is home to over 300 shops, many of which are flagship stores, with more than 30 restaurants, movie theatres and regular art exhibitions and fashion collectives. In addition to a vast array of both local and international brands, the Mall also boasts uniquely identified court areas made for easy shopping navigation, as well as exceptional access, location and visibility. Located in Waterfall City, the Mall of Africa has an elegant design, which enhances its surrounding environment.
The Mall’s architectural appearance is inspired by Africa’s geological features and iconic landscapes. The Mall of Africa is well situated to serve as a dominant super-regional Mall. Our shoppers can look forward to several fabulous new stores on South African soil, including Zara Home and Armani Exchange, Fashion favourites include H&M and Versace. A place that heroes all things Africa, where local designers are showcased, with a start-up hub for new trending brands.
Location: Magwa &, Lone Creek Cres, Waterval City, Midrand, 1686
Sandton City defines the Sandton skyline, and boasting some of the most exclusive retail and leisure experiences in Africa, it is firmly established as a leader in innovation, fashion, and entertainment.
The multiple award-winning shopping mall is located in the heart of South Africa’s financial district, and the very place that made this district so highly sought after.
Home to over 300 of the world’s most in-demand brands Sandton City is a shopping centre tailored to the preferences of many. From an eco-fashionable Food District, a family-focussed Fun District, to a chandelier draped Diamond Walk which is home to many global luxury brands.
Each year Sandton City is frequented by millions of locals and tourists alike, those with a flare to experience the best of South African retail.
Sandton City prides itself on providing its customers with a wide variety of world-class services that are aimed at catering for all our shoppers’ needs during their shopping trip. These services include information kiosks, gift cards, store directories, free wheelchair services, male, female and disabled toilet facilities, as well as baby changing rooms and feeding rooms.
Location: 83 Rivonia Rd, Sandhurst, Sandton, 2196
Menlyn Park Shopping Centre
Menlyn Park Shopping Centre is an award-winning superregional shopping centre situated in the fast-developing Menlyn node in the capital city of Tshwane, South Africa.
For many years, Menlyn has reigned as one of the best malls in Gauteng along with Sandton City. This multi-level centre boasts a large base of international brands and flagship anchor stores. Menlyn Park has set a new standard of becoming the biggest centre in Africa after undergoing a redevelopment of R 2.5 Billion.
With its recent expansion and refurbishment, Menlyn has a GLA of over 177 000m2, an option of 16 parking entrants and 12 parking exits and 8250 parking bays. Menlyn Park continues to strive to bring you even more of the best shopping, dining, entertainment and leisure experiences, in a world-class mall that expresses a unique modern design and uses the innovative green building to enable excellent, efficient operations.
Special parking is allocated to customers; VIP Parking: Selected parking is made available on level P6 for Menlyn VIPs who are chosen at the discretion of Centre Management. Diplomatic parking: Members of the Diplomatic corporations are allocated designated parking on level P6. Moms & Tots Parking: Designated parking bays with a wider berth are specially designed to accommodate prams. Parking is available on every parking level close to entrances. Pensioners Parking Card: The parking card offers pensioners free parking on Mondays and Wednesdays. All pensioners can sign up to receive the free parking card at Centre Management.
Location: Atterbury Road And, Lois Ave, Menlyn, Pretoria, 0063
Centurion mall in the first place offers its community a unique space, not only to shop but also to socialise and enjoy some of the finer things in life.
One of the outstanding features architects incorporated in the first place into the design is the by the same token fashion spine that forms part of the main thoroughfare through the mall. Here you can stroll along a broad fashion walk dotted first, second, and third, with huge green planters, climate cooling water equally important features and a kids’ play area, coupled with stopping by your favourite fashion retailers, restaurants, and book shops and cinemas.
From the coupled within like manner fashion spine, you access the mall’s over 200 tenants anchored to say nothing of by Woolworths, pick n pay, game, Dis-chem, clicks and checkers, with the upper floor offering some great home in the light of and décor retailers, restaurants not to mention in the light of and more.
The mall is wheelchair friendly, offers wi-fi and has entertainment for children. It has very close access to the Gautrain station with baby changing rooms for parents to have access to.
Location: 1269 Gordon Hood Rd, Centurion Central, Pretoria, 0046
Eastgate Shopping Centre
Eastgate Shopping Centre has evolved into a prominent retail Centre and retains its first-class reputation as a Super-Regional Shopping Centre in the eastern suburbs of Johannesburg.
Eastgate Shopping Centre is recognised as a retail leader in branded fashion trends and is known for having something for everyone. Eastgate Shopping Centre is the shopping and lifestyle hub with a prestigiously diverse Tenant offering with over 200 stores.
The mall offers baby changing facilities for parents, making it family friendly for shoppers. The mall is wheelchair friendly, with wheelchairs available for hire on request from the management offices. Parking bays are located close to entrances for disabled shoppers in all car parks, with toilet facilities throughout the centre.
Thanks to its recent R300-million expansion, Eastgate is anchored by some of the biggest chain stores in the country. These include Foschini, Woolworths, Game, Checkers Hyper, and Ackermans. On top of these, the mall hosts a list of other well-known stores and up-and-coming boutiques that give you the widest range of goods and services. Shoes, accessories, jewellery, technology, appliances, perfume, and home décor are all part of the Eastgate experience. As evidence of its constant evolution, Eastgate introduced a high fashion quarter as well as an action wear zone.
Location: 43 Bradford Rd, Bedfordview, Germiston, 2008
Hyde Park Corner
For a sophisticated shopping experience along with dining to suit every palate, the elegant and high-end Hyde Park Corner Shopping Centre is a must-visit for both local and international visitors. This is one of the high end malls in Gauteng.
When visiting Hyde Park Corner, you can only expect the best in high-end retail therapy. Offering its visitors a wide selection of luxury international and local brands, this is the destination for fashion-conscious boutique shopping at its finest. Ranging from the latest fashion trends and footwear to upmarket hairdressers, exquisite accessories and much more, you’re sure to be spoilt for choice at Hyde Park Corner. Keep an eye out for Emporio Armani, Jacadi, Tiger of Sweden, Okaïdi, Longchamp and Luminance, just to name a few.
There are private family bathroom facilities which can be found outside the Nu Metro cinema and Vendage. Also, designated parking bays for wheelchair users, parents with babies, and senior citizens are provided at each entrance at Hyde Park Corner. All centre security supervisors are trained to Level 3 in first aid should there be a medical emergency.
Location: Cnr Jan Smuts Avenue and William Nicol Drive, 6th Rd, Hyde Park, Johannesburg, 2196
Situated in the heart of Pretoria’s cosmopolitan Embassy suburbs, Brooklyn Mall and Brooklyn Square combine all the components to create a vibrant hub of activity for the Capital’s most prestigious neighbourhood.
Brooklyn Mall and Brooklyn Square offer customers the convenience of one-stop-shopping catering to the requirements of the most discerning shopper. A full complement of national retailers along with approximately 220 specialist retail stores provides the very best luxuries and shopping of choice. There is also an assortment of restaurants and coffee bars satisfying an astute palette.
Brooklyn Mall has ensured that all facilities are accessible to disabled persons via ramps and/or lifts. All parking areas have specially allocated parking bays for the exclusive use of disabled persons. Complimentary wheelchair usage and Shop Riders are provided at the security office. There are also special toilet facilities throughout the mall. With so much choice it’s often hard to find the perfect present, but the receiver of the Brooklyn Mall Gift Card can have the ultimate choice in any store within Brooklyn Mall and Brooklyn Square.
Location: Cnr Veale Street and, Fehrsen St, Nieuw Muckleneuk, Pretoria