Shopping in Christchurch

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Shopping in Christchurch

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  • linderose
    Auckland, New Zealand27 contributions
    State of the art exhibitions in a beautiful building. good cafe too . A not to be missed experience.
    Written August 20, 2022
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  • Camda
    Wellington, New Zealand644 contributions
    First time here and a great market with a lot of stalls. Lovely setting by the river and the historic Riccarton House. Wonderful products from dog treats, cheese, flowers, porridge to vegan goods.
    Written July 11, 2021
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  • MissTinkerbelle
    Christchurch, New Zealand169 contributions
    Still partway through a major renovation and strengthening following the 2010/2011 quakes so some areas are still off limits. Yet to regain it's vibrant atmosphere but making good strides. The great hall is always worth a visit.
    Written January 5, 2021
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  • TravelingAmos
    New Jersey576 contributions
    I walked here from my hotel, so I didn't have the parking issues about which some are complaining. Every other store here seems to be a shoe store, so plenty of those if you need shoes. There is also a supermarket and a Japanese supermarket. At the opposite end are a store and restaurant I visited. I bought an All Blacks jersey from Rebel, the one souvenir I was determined to buy in NZ. We also had dinner at the recently opened Malaysian restaurant PappaRich. Both are recommended.
    Written August 24, 2022
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  • WilsonFamilyNz
    Pleasant Point, New Zealand554 contributions
    Dropped in here to get some good affordable clothes and came out with way to much. Plenty of shops but some are so crowded I can’t get wheelchair around but others are fantastic. Great parking
    Written January 8, 2021
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  • roaming_kiwi58
    Christchurch, New Zealand2,723 contributions
    We make use of this mall sometimes. There is a good selection of shops. The mall is also a good place to go on a rainy day - you can get a decent walk in up and down the mall at the same time as browsing shops!
    Plenty of easy parking. Also the cinemas if you are into this.
    The rebuilt Langdons Quarter food court is nice, with a good variety of eating outlets. We enjoyed a Chinese lunch here on Sunday.
    Written July 22, 2020
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  • TravelingAmos
    New Jersey576 contributions
    We were there for the last couple of hours on a Sunday in August. No problem parking. Vendors were OK. You may find some bargains. The food vendors and entertainment were the highlight.
    Written August 22, 2022
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  • Jeanne T
    Gig Harbor, WA232 contributions
    This Sunday only market is a small little market with vendors and food trucks. We especially liked the soap vendor. What we did like is across the street there are woodworker shops and souvenir stores in that little area. Also the building next-door has some wonderful stores inside in the upper floors. So make sure you explore the whole area when you go.
    Written January 11, 2020
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  • Gray's Reviews
    Timaru, New Zealand1,395 contributions
    Nothing special with this mall but it's still pleasant enough to visit.
    The disappointing aspect is the number of closed and/or closing stores which created a sort of emptiness. The food court had a reasonable range of food options, all at good price points and it was clean.
    All up, ok but nothing to write home about.
    Written July 23, 2020
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  • WilsonFamilyNz
    Pleasant Point, New Zealand554 contributions
    Great place to come for a bit of everything. Brilliant spot light store. Great parking. Nice few cafes aswell
    Written July 14, 2019
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  • lynet2017
    Hanmer Springs, New Zealand71 contributions
    So nice to have a mall that is not unpleasantly crowded. Great food court with space around it. Shopping is leisurely. Movie theater is handy. Parking is ideal.
    Written February 11, 2020
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  • Felicia
    Singapore, Singapore25 contributions
    Went there around late noon, and food stalls take up most of the market. Wouldn't make my way down especially but would drop by if in the area for a snack. It is locared right infront of the Cathedral.
    Written January 18, 2020
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  • Helen D
    Christchurch, New Zealand103 contributions
    There are a number of shopping malls in Christchurch. Some are big and leave you feeling quite exhausted after visiting. The Merivale Mall is to me the perfect size and the nicest by far. It has a relaxed feel about it compared to the others which is part of it’s atttaction and the draw card for people.
    It has a good selection of shops which caters for the needs of many. Chemist, books, shoes, clothing, supermarket, giftware, jewellery, key cutters,cafés, florist... and more besides to give you a good shopping experience.
    The mall has ample car parking space and is conveniently located with other shops nearby.
    Written February 3, 2020
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  • milliesmum2016
    Christchurch, New Zealand1,809 contributions
    This is a charming little Farmers Market in the grounds (or at least adjacent to) the Rudolf Steiner School in a pretty location on the banks of the Heathcote River. It's a lovely recreational way to get your 5+ a day and you can be sure that everything is fresh and seasonal and probably organic. There is also a collection of artisans selling all sorts of different and delicious prepared product - breads, cheeses, treats etc and also vege seedlings. There are refreshment stands so it's also a great place to meet friends for a coffee in the sun. Not sure ho you go there on public transport but there's plenty of street parking on the river. Dust off your wicker basket!
    Written June 21, 2017
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  • Laura S
    Gold Coast, Australia126 contributions
    Each time I visit Christchurch you can bet I’ll get here at least once. The mall has everything you could need, supermarket, butcher, Bakery, shoes, gift store, banks, post office, chemist, and a fantastic selection of food cafes and eateries
    There are a few alfresco places adjacent to one of the parking areas and several more inside.
    Ample mobility parking and parents with pram parking too.
    There are a handful of clothing stores but one of my favourites is Wild South, they aren’t cheap but the do have a good discount on their sales stuff. Mostly natural cottons, linens, wool etc so you know your getting quality. Both men’s and women’s ware selections.
    Hope you enjoy the mall as much as I do and if you need a pick me up! There’s a great chocolatiers and tea shop inside.... yum
    Written July 31, 2018
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