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Gateway Theatre of Shopping

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Address: 1 Palm Boulevard | Umhlanga Ridge New Town Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
Phone Number: 27315140500
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9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 am
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

More than a shopping centre, but a giant theater that is dedicated to...

More than a shopping centre, but a giant theater that is dedicated to entertaining you. We specialize in taking the therapy of retail to a whole new dimension. Prepared your senses for overload at the biggest shopping complex in the Southern Hemisphere and one of the coolest malls in the country. Grab your ticket and prepare to be thrilled, excited and asking for more.

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This place is HUGE!

Bring your walking shoes, this mall is huge, safe and well taken care of. If your in the area, Gateway is your destination, shops, restaurants and a cinema. Shops and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
William A
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54 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bring your walking shoes, this mall is huge, safe and well taken care of. If your in the area, Gateway is your destination, shops, restaurants and a cinema. Shops and restaurants go from mid end to high end, burgers to sushi, you will find something you are looking for. Go, enjoy and relax.

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Thank William A
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The mall is very convenient all supplies can found in this place movies, clothes, food, you name it I could not find a gaming place only but all was well!

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Thank Paradzai M
Durban, South Africa
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119 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gateway pretty much covers it all from large chain stores to unique boutiques, food, movies with a premier section and a fun area for kids of all ages. Generally plenty of parking

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Thank Cheryl G
Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food court if looking for halaal places to eat. Mall has large open spaces and generally has a very open feel. Huge also so has most shops and brands available in rsa. Needs an h&m though.

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Thank Imraan K
Durban, South Africa
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37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated in Umhlanga, not too far from Durban CBD. Ample safe and secure parking. All relevant major shops available. Many exclusive shops and plenty restaurants. Movies cinemas available. Open from 09h00 daily. Taxi drop off and pick up area available.

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Thank Bhejanespecialevents
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service at the various shops and kiosks was so bad as to make us watch the film we chose and to leave as quickly as possible. With the high rate of unemployment you would think that people would take care of their jobs. Not the case at all.

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Thank Vanessa B
JHB
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the mall like it was a palace, so user friendly and people there are so accommodating and willing to assist. Loved the experience and would really def be doing it again soon.

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Thank 906andiled
Cape Town, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has a good selection of big brand shops, so keep the pockets full to burn all the holes. It also have a good selection of restaurants & eateries to enjoy. This mall is definitely more beautiful than Canal Walk, Cape Town.

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Thank Adilah D
Kitwe, Central, Zambia
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Gateway Theatre of Shopping is a paradise for anyone with money burning holes in their pockets. Once can find pretty much anything here

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Thank Muna_12
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great shopping experience. Got great service at the Levi and Tag Hauer shop . Also at Rip Curl and Quicksilver . Service at Billabong really non existing. Food average in food court . Also tried the Indian and Italian. Not bad at all... but nothing to write home about .

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Thank Zahnè V

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