Odessa is a perfect place for many activities: relaxing on the beach, partying, going out to restaurants, enjoying beautiful architecture… Hmmm, looks like we have forgotten to add one more pleasant option to that list… Of course! Shopping! This is one more activity that most of us truly love. The best 5 shopping malls of sunny Odessa welcome us to satisfy our desire for buying new things and having fun!
Fontan Sky center
Fontan Sky center is a popular place for shopping in Odessa where visitors can buy food, furniture, clothes for men and women, sports goods, shoes, accessories, household and computer equipment, jewelry and perfumery in more than 100 shops. The center represents many world-wide famous brands such as Pierre Cardin, Adidas, Carlo Pazolini, Love Moschino, Dirk Bikkembergs, Chester, DIM, Tom Tailor, Polo Garage, Levi’s, Guess, Xagon Man and many other. Visitors are welcome to enjoy the newest movies in a large Cinema City multiplex with seven halls and to taste various delicious dishes and drinks in Bogemsky, Maestro, Itis Flowers Cafe, Par le Cinema and Sushi Boom restaurants. Those who appreciate photography and painting may be interested to visit art galleries in Fontan Sky center. The complex also offers to take care of your health and beauty in professional beauty salons. If you come to Fontan Sky center with kids, they will not get bored: the territory of the complex includes “Igroland” entertainment center for children, “Antoshka” supermarket and open-air playground.
Address: 4, Semaforny lane
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City Center shopping and entertainment complex is located on the crossing of two large districts of Odessa: Cheremushki and Tayirova. The external design of the building impresses with laconic geometry, gray and turquoise colors and panoramic windows that let much sunlight inside. In City Center complex, guests are welcome to purchase food, clothes, food, cosmetics, mobile phones and accessories, jewelry, souvenirs and home goods. City Center also has section that offers such services as dry cleaning, tailor shop etc. The list of brands available in City Center includes Adidas, Brocard, Collins, Cropp, Ecco, Levi`s, Mango and many other. Visitors can have dinner, breakfast or lunch in City Burger, Sushi 360, Kompot or Pomodoro restaurants. The complex also has entertainment center for kids and parking for 2200 cars.
Address: 2, Nebesnoyi Sotni avenue
Afina Gallery, one of the best places for shopping in Odessa, is located in the very heart of the city near famous Deribasivska street. Seven floors of this shopping mall have more than 200 shops, restaurants and offices. Here you can buy items from well-known brands like Yo Moyo, Christian Lusso, Me We, Massimo and other. After shopping, you can relax with a glass of wine in Elixir wine bar, enjoy good coffee in Keton coffee shop and try delicious dishes in Sprint and Your Burger cafes. The center also has offices of many companies providing numerous services from touristic agencies to English classes. By the way, Afina Gallery center is notable for its sophisticated modern design. In 2004, the center was awarded in nomination “The best architectural project of the year”.
Address: 3-4, Grecheskaya square
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If you want to experience all the advantages of elite shopping, Sady Pobedy (“Gardens of Victory”) is the right choice for you. Here you begin to feel posh atmosphere while going up by panoramic elevators or marble spiral stairs from underground parking with bog oat-cased columns. The first and the second floors of Sady Pobedy offer boutiques with gorgeous jewelry, clothes, accessories, art objects from the famous brands such as Jardin, Kenzo, Vertu, Marella and so on. Here you will also see runway for presenting the newest trends of world fashion. On the fourth floor, guests can visit art gallery with the best works by Odessa artists. The fifth floor offers many luxury elite restaurants with sophisticated dishes and drinks and a concert hall with the most modern technical equipment. Besides, in Sady Pobedy you are welcome to visit “Kosmos” delicacies market with high-quality products.
Address: 28, Varlamova street
Riviera complex is surely somewhere at the top of the 5 best malls of Odessa list. The complex is located in Fontanka village just near the most densely populated district of Odessa – Poselok Kotovskogo. New road, connecting Zabolotnogo street with Yuznaya road, ensures comfortable access to the complex. Besides, regular free buses go to Riviera along 5 most important city routes. In Riviera, you will find more than 230 shops of well-known brands (Mango, ZARA, LC Waikiki, JYSK, Gloria Jeans Marks& Spencer, Reserved, New Yorker, Stradivarius etc), 9 halls of KINOSTAR cinema, cozy cafes and restaurants (Dolce Pizza, 7 Continents), bowling with 16 lanes, rollerdrome, Auchan hypermarket, children entertainment complex and many other. Free parking offers lots for 2500 cars.
Address: Fontanka, 101a, Yuzhnaya road
Shopping and entertainment – it’s a perfect combination! Welcome to experience it in the best malls of Odessa.
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