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Saks Fifth Avenue

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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The flagship Saks Fifth Avenue offers personal shoppers, a private dressing suite, and the latest styles in women's apparel, shoes, handbags, jewelry, accessories, beauty products, and home goods.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“light show”(59 reviews)
“window display”(19 reviews)
“shoe department”(17 reviews)
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New York City, NY
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All Saks Fifth Avenues are horrible if there is a problem with an order not received or any problems after making a purchase. The store is a half way decent store to make a purchase. Good customer service is how well you are treated when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mav247
Reviewed 3 days ago

lovin seeing the saks xmas lights every year always a good show to watch but can get very bust some evenings

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 409Gizmo1972
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say. Worth 5 stars for the amazing light show and window dressings. Absolutely stunning and made my holiday complete. It reminded me very much a mainstreet in Disney World. If you went in store they had a fantastic view of the Rockafella...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank orville1973
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We moved from the Rockefeller Christmas tree to Saks for the Light show on the Christmas Eve. The show was brilliant, worth all the hassles of being pushed around in the crowded street. Kids would certainly love this. It's indeed a treat to see each...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank YatriForever
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in to have a look around major refurb going on at the moment on the 1st floor. Its very expensive and when we visited there was more staff than customers in the store.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JohnPaul78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The outside of the store has a wonderful Xmas light show, it is worth coming to see. Inside is like many other stores in the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 95nikop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the weekend after thanksgiving and happened across Saks by mistake when walking back to our hotel. First off, so many people on the streets watching and then wow, what an impressive light show on the front of the store. Definitely something to see if...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Raymondson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This show is a must to see and sort of the centre piece of all the christmassy things happening on 5th Avenue. Its occurs on a regular basis, I think once every hour in the evening once it is dark (might be incorrect on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sally J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful. The windows and light show are a great Christmas must do. It's magical and fun and kids love it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tellenbach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Saks Fifth Avenue store is their flagship store. Very high end brands available. The perception is that their customers are not price conscious as the prices of items are more expensive than other stores. The store is under restoration so it’s challenging to get...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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brynkitty
December 3, 2018|
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Response from mssoellegant | Reviewed this property |
I believe it runs every 10 minutes, Daily starting 5pm to 11pm between 49th & 50th Sts. Best viewing is from Rockefeller Center and then you can check out the Christmas Tree!
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cas31849
September 19, 2018|
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Response from mssoellegant | Reviewed this property |
I do not see a schedule online but it normally starts in late November, after the Thanksgiving Day Parade (also known as the Macy's Parade) on November 22nd. The Rockerfeller Tree Lighting takes place on November 28th. The... More
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Jessiemel
Singapore
Boxing Day at San Francisco! (5 Replies)
will there be any sale going on on Boxing Day? I know the sales during Black Friday is crazy! (wish I'm there now!) Any suggestions which mall to hit first? I heard that Saks Fifth Avenue sale on Boxing Day is better than Neiman. Is that true?
November 23, 2012|
Response fromDarkbeer|
Yes, Boxing Day (for those who don't know, it is the day after Christmas, December 26th) has special sales. But there are a few things to watch out for. First is the large amount of folks tyring to return items and exchange them for other items. Also, the popularity of Gift Card has been increasing each year, so you have a lot of folks who will want to spend them. So stores will be very busy places. My suggestion, but the local paper on Christmas Day, and check out the ads and...More
Richard R
First ever New York City Christmas trip - suggestions please (4 Replies)
Reposting at the suggestion of others in the NYC forum. Didn't realize until it was too late that there is a dedicated NYC forum. Thank you in advance for any help! Always heard how magical New York City is on Christmas so my girlfriend and I decided to come and see for ourselves. So far we have been here two days and we are having a great time. Please make other suggestions/ideas of things for us to do. We arrived on 12/21/17 and we leave on 12/27/17 (Wednesday) at 7pm. I will list...More
December 24, 2017|
Response fromblumebwaybaby|
Here are some holiday related things to do https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g60763…
Tallulah1985
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Saks Fifth Avenue off 5th (5 Replies)
Hi all, Just wondering if you knew what range of stock the Saks Fifth Avenue store at the premium outlets have? Do they have any of the designer stuff (most importantly louboutin shoes - i know its a long shot ..)? Thanks nic x
July 07, 2011|
Response fromdavsbabe|
never been to that one sorry i'm no help,but i'm sure that one of the experts will be getting back to you soon..have a great holiday!!