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The Village Market

9/418 Limuru Road | 100, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
+254 20 7122488
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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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  • Very good53%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“shopping mall” (19 reviews)
“tribe hotel” (4 reviews)
“unique mall” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
9/418 Limuru Road | 100, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
+254 20 7122488
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Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

The village market is one of those shopping malls in Kenya that make one feel like they are taking a stroll through a small town! The outdoor design is such a freeing experience for shoppers and family seeking to have a fun experience. There is...More

Thank KenyaGeographic
Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Nice food court with something for everyone. Excellent iced coffees at Tiramisu. Huge supermarket and Zucchini veg and fruit shop.

Thank Birgitta F
Reviewed December 18, 2015

nice mall beautiful landscaped ,waterfalls available last time i was 2000 there water slides also there ,supermarket,brand shops,food lovers place ,you just go there order cup of tea and read a novel

Thank Sa q
Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

At last a mall that makes you feel like you are on an outside stroll. Nicely designed with excellent landscaping, this is the place i like to hang out in every time I am in Nairobi. And it has something for everyone.

Thank Aboudy G
Reviewed November 29, 2015

Its one of the best shopping mall in Nairobi, can get everything including Nakumatt shopping center, Also have food court contains, persian, chinese, african, italian and Indian food options. Lovely place.

Thank Malgudiboy
Reviewed November 24, 2015

I love Tiramisu Restaurant at the Village Market's food court. The Italian Hot Chocolate (my achilles heel) is "purely sinful" and the pastries heavenly! The Planet Yoghurt is also amazing. Don't forget to get some Fresh Vegetables and fruits from Zucchini as well as some...More

1  Thank Ndiritu
Reviewed November 22, 2015

We've just discovered a really special coffee shop at Village Market. It is one of many in the Food plaza area right at the end, and is called Tiramisu. It has really marvellous cakes and special breads and the coffee is pretty good too!

Thank Travelttomuch
Reviewed November 17, 2015

Planet Yoghurt is also a favourite. Love also having the opportunity to buy good meat and eat from a variety of food outlets!

Thank Wyoming2365
Reviewed November 11, 2015

The Masai Market moves from place to place each day and is an outdoor setup with many very colourful stalls selling curios and local crafts and clothes. The vendors are extremely pushy and in-your-face and I found this to be unpleasant and that it spoiled...More

1  Thank TravellingLes
Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Medium sized mall popular with expatriates. It has a lot of small boutiques and even a Mac store. It also has a Woolsworth, a grocery store, and a spa/nail place. There are not a lot of trendy clothes but good for basics or high end...More

Thank Veronica F
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Luiza M
October 28, 2016|
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Response from joolzroz | Reviewed this property |
I've no idea didn't see any pool!
June 3, 2016|
Response from WhitneyKoonce | Reviewed this property |
The Masai Market has a ton of options. I also really like the covered market attached to Galleria Mall. You can read more about my thoughts on Masai Market and where to find it here on my blog (link is in my profile).
May 13, 2016|
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Response from Amit S | Reviewed this property |
The bowling has not resumed yet. Previously it used to be KShs 300 per person per game