We know and love Bali for its cultural and nature attractions. We go to the beach, visit the museums and temples or simply stroll to its various art shops by the streets. However, these last few years, the local people as well as the tourists starting to add more items on their to go list: Malls. Yup, the big brands are coming in and Malls became an attractions of its own. Let’s list some of our favorites.
Where: Jl. Teuku Umar No 1, Denpasar.
The newest Mall in Bali, and the biggest one in Denpasar area, Level 21 is the place to be right now. They open on November 11th 2016 and already gaining popularity amongst the crowd. As the first Mall from the 21 Cineplex group, they delivered on the promise of bringing the biggest 21 in Bali, with 5 deluxe studio and 1 premiere studio. Their lists of tenants include Celebrity Fitness, Social1 – a multi-brand store, Foodmart Primo, Starbucks, Global and many more. Not only the tenants, the new Mall will also held activities on their venue to attract customer. The first one will be held on November 14th-27th, D’Market 21.
BTDC Complex Nusa Dua
Opened in 2005, Bali collection is a breath of fresh air to the Mall scene in Bali. Literally fresh air, because the Mall has an open air space concept. That means, you can stroll around and enjoy Bali’s beautiful weather while browsing the shops and restaurants. The Mall houses Sogo, Sports Stations, Quicksilver, Billabong, Universo and many more. By the end of the year Bali Collection will opens up their last block for a new culinary concept. Rusdy Bachtiar, the Marketing Communication Manager of Bali Collection confirms this and promises that we are in for a treat. If you’re staying in Nusa Dua area, do not worry because they have shuttle busses that will pick you up in various drop off points every hour from 9 AM to 10 PM.
PARK 23 ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
Jalan Kediri, Tuban, Kuta
Why Entertainment Center? Because Park23 offers us just that. It is a place that holds all of your entertainment needs, such as 21 Cineplex, Anang Family Karaoke, Kokuo Reflexology, Eat & Eat, Rudy Hadisuwarno salon and many more. Not only that, Park23 is probably the most creative Mall because almost every week they will have new promotions and events in the Mall. Like Food Truck events, or special lunch package. So there’s always something to do at the Park23.
BEACHWALK SHOPPING CENTER
Jalan Pantai Kuta
Fashion lover alert! H&M finally opens its second store in Bali and it’s at Beachwalk. This completes the Beachwalk transformation in becoming Bali’s coolest fashion destination. They have a vast variety of international brands such as Zara, Hugo Boss, Victoria’s Secret, Pull & Bear, Mango, Cath Kidston and many more. They also house Museum Kain or Cloth Museum by BIN House, which exhibits over 600 antique cloths from all over Indonesia, and SATU boutique that accommodates Bali’s finest designers. If you love fashion, you will love this beautiful Mall right by the Kuta Beach.
Kartika Plaza Road, Segara Circle, Kuta.
Lippo continues its Mall dominations around Indonesia by adding a directory in Kuta. It’s Cinemaxx theatre gives us a good alternative with it’s out of the box movie selections. It also became the host for this years Balinale festival. Their list of tenants includes the new Foodmart Primo, Payless, Clarks Shoes, XSML, The Body Shop Indo, Matahari and many more. They have various food stalls and will host various events and live music in their entrance halls, perfect way to spend your afternoon.
MALL BALI GALERIA
Bypass Ngurah Rai Road, Simpang Dewa Ruci, Kuta.
This is one of the first Malls in Bali and is still a very popular until today. Enjoy, Play, Eat and Shop is this Mall’s tagline because they have activities for all the family members. If you want to relax with your families, just hang with them at the Galeria food terrace. Or just go visit their hall area because every week they always have something going on. Like a food festival, kids competition and ice cream party this November. Their list of tenants includes Ace Hardware, Matahari Mall, Charles & Keith, C&F Perfumery and of course 21 Cineplex.