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Century 21

22 Cortlandt Street, New York City, NY 10007 (Financial District)
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Ranked #30 of 559 shopping in New York City
Type: Department Stores
Activities: Shopping
Description: World-famous department store is a great place to find bargains on designer clothes.
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW via mobile

Security is over the top with scrutinizing shoppers. They think the worst of everyone. Its a shame because the shopping is ok but not sure I'd want to go back because of how I was looked upon and how I saw others looked upon. Sad!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

This store is HUGE! If you can't find something to buy in here then you must be very hard to please! Be prepared to spend a long time in here too - it's easy to get lost. The lifts and the escalators don't seem to correlate either. Basically, this is a discount store for all the big labels, and believe... More

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Kensington, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Century 21 is chaotic, busy and sometimes slightly disorganised - but it's also filled with loads of beautiful designer clothes, shoes and accessories for a fraction of regular retail price. You really have to give yourself a good few hours in here to get through it all. I like to shop by my favourite designers, which is easy to do... More

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

On May 5th i bought Adidas sports shoes in your store. You're thinking "Adidas, must be good shoes!"- well, i thought so too. My previous shoes lasted for 3 years. Do you want to know for how long these shoes lasted? A MONTH. 1 month and they fell apart completely. Now you must be thinking "You probably ran a marathon... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

century 21, as store I had researched and seen in many television programs. I couldn't wait to see it myself. It is a huge department store that sell clothing, shoes, bags and cosmetics. I spent a small fortune but everything is at discount prices. Start at the top and work tour way down to the ground floor. May bargains to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Even though its packed, there are some great bargains to be had - particularly with designer handbags

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Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

So not worth it. Am so glad I stumbled on it rather than seeking it out. Had heard about it. Thought it may be worth a look. Nah! No real bargains there. Found other places in the city that were far better - Macy's, JC Penney, DSW. I am a shoeaholic. I walked out without buying a thing. Saw lots... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Maybe we overdid it with Century 21, but we really enjoyed it. We were told that you can find amazing opportunities there and this was actually true. We have spent many hours in total in Century 21 and if we have the chance to visit NY again, we will inclyde it in our program.

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muntinlupa city, philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I have shopped at TJ maxx and have heard of century 21 and decided to check it out. The designer labels here are very high end. Orig retail prices are average $300+ so on sale they are $100 + too expensive for my taste. I found BCBG dresses on sale at $40 from $100+ original price which made my visit... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

One of the best places to shop in NYC! bargains galore, but be careful of factory seconds, some items have faults you may not notice until you get home. Floors of fun!

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