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The Village Market

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Address: 9/418 Limuru Road | 100, Nairobi, Kenya
Phone Number: +254 712 248890
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Description: East Africa's largest entertainment and shopping destination. Description...
East Africa's largest entertainment and shopping destination. Description: The Village Market is East Africa's largest Shopping, Recreation and Entertainment destination. The complex is home to over 150 outlets covering 210,000 square feet of retail space, 20,000 square feet of office space in addition to a host of recreation facilities. The mall essentially provides residents of the area with high-end shopping and entertainment, satisfying a niche that was not previously explored. As the name suggests, the complex embodies the spirit of the African market in an open-air setting. To live up to its African theme, are waterfalls, rivers and over 2000 exotic plants and gardens, giving this magnificent shopping centre an edge over other shopping malls. Since its inception 14 years ago, The Village Market has revolutionized shopping while redefining recreation and entertainment. Over the years, the centre has successfully been able to blend modernity and culture to provide an aura of modern shopping.This innovation has not gone unnoticed. Due to its remarkable architectural design, The Village Market has earned numerous accolades including the coveted International Council of Shopping Centres' Design Award.
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Masaai Market on Friday - Best for Souvenirs

I has visited Nairobi recently during the 3rd week of October 2009 and had two days in Nairobi.Durng this time, we visited the Giraffe Centre, The City View Point and Lake Nakuru... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 2, 2009
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2009

I has visited Nairobi recently during the 3rd week of October 2009 and had two days in Nairobi.Durng this time, we visited the Giraffe Centre, The City View Point and Lake Nakuru. Every place we visited, we checked out souvenir shops nearby. I found that the souvenirs were priced very high and required a lot of bargaining. This proved very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2009

i went to the village market for the friday maasai market, during lunch hour i went to the food court as i came down the stairs, my attention was drawn to khazana curry outlet. the first thing that hit me was the gorgeous smell of the wonderfu spices, i couldnt resist and ordered my favorite dish, the butter chicken. i... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2009

I absolutely love the Village Market, I was staying at Tribe - the Village Market hotel and found both establishments an amazing oasis. Although some of the shops were slightly pricey, in comparison to shopping in developed countries, I thought there were lots of lovely boutiques. Namely Kalabash for amazing african arts, the store has a great selection of unique... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2008

The primary reason that The Village Market drew me there is the sale of the MANGO outlet there...everything for KES 1000.....although there are some items that are not included in the sale price...nevertheless, the sale will last until the year-end. Their stocks change during the sale period and I bought a good 6 pairs of pants and shades (which costs... More 

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