Singapore is renowned for having some of the best shopping malls in Asia and they don’t come any bigger or brighter than VivoCity. Situated on the HarbourFront and billed as a shopping, entertainment and lifestyle destination rolled into one, VivoCity is home to Singapore’s largest cinema, biggest toy store, an amphitheatre, wade pool and four food courts - it might more appropriately be referred to as a mega mall given its sheer size and facilities.
Shopaholics will be in retail heaven here, the mall is jam packed with brand name stores stocking luxury and everyday items, from Armani to Gap and Watches of Switzerland. Its little wonder this mall consistently wins awards including its most recent accolade in the World’s Retail Destinations category. With over 1 million square feet of retail space VivoCity is definitely worth a visit even if you’re not in the mood for shopping, there’s plenty here to keep everyone amused including a rooftop sky park for the kids.
Shopping outlets at VivoCity are spread across seven levels and cover just about every brand name imaginable. If you’re in the market to pick up some items from western names such as Levi’s or Brooks Brothers, then this is the place. Trend hungry teenagers will love the imported goods on sale at Warehouse, Ted Baker, Tommy Hilfiger and Outfitter Girls. City slickers can add to their office smarts at T.M.Lewin, Zara, Hob Nob or Marks and Spencer, plus there are accessories galore to transform any outfit. Parents will be able to get anything their angels desire with the biggest Toys “R” Us in Singapore, there are also kids clothing outlets aplenty, including Mothercare, Dwudang & Friends and Pumpkin Patch, plus a number of maternity fashion outlets.
In addition to stylish clothes stores, VivoCity has plenty of book shops, home wear stores, music outlets, pharmacies, jewellers, sports boutiques and enough shoe stores to keep the most fussy footwear fanatic happy. Renowned department store Tangs have a boutique –styled store at VivoCity selling high-end fashion labels, designer furnishings and premium beauty products and cosmetics. Retail giant Dairy Farm Singapore are also open for business here with a 3-in-1 destination outlet with merchandise including wellness, health, beauty and grocery items.
VivoCity offers so much more than shopping, it’s also a fabulous entertainment destination and is quickly being mentioned as one of the must-see places on Singapore Island. The cinema is a sprawling multiplex, the largest in Singapore featuring 15 screens and 2,172 seats and is home to one of the largest cinema screens in Asia measuring 22.4 metres. There is also a Business Cinema and Cinema Europa specializing in art house movies with chairs that are a bit more ‘sophisticated’ than the standard seats.
For kids the fun is endless, there is an open-air playground on the second floor and the rooftop is home to a sky park and amphitheatre, with spectacular views across Sentosa. Other facilities include a Planet Fitness gymnasium and a themed nightclub village houses in Singapore’s first coal-fired power station which has been transformed into a pleasure venue housing nine party places. In addition to the vast array of leisure and lifestyle facilities and services at VivoCity, there is also a calendar bursting with festivals and events throughout the year.
- Opening Hours: 10:00 - 22:00 Daily
- MRT: HarbourFront
- Address: 1 HarbourFront Walk, Singapore 098585
- Tel: +65 6337 6860