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“High end shopping mall” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Westgate Shopping Mall

Westgate Shopping Mall
Ranked #24 of 115 things to do in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Westgate, Nairobi’s premier shopping mall is East Africa’s finest shopping , leisure and pleasure destination for millions of resident and international visitors. With lots of daily, weekly and monthly entertainment options for the whole family; Westgate is the only shopping mall in East Africa that has shoppers engaged in exciting and enlightening events for all. With over 80 stores and a variety of art and crafts kiosks all open from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. as well as entertainment outlets and restaurants that are open past midnight seven days a week; Westgate upholds the standards to keep our shoppers happy and give them the best variety. Westgate Shopping Mall attracts a highly cosmopolitan and sophisticated clientele, and reaches a well-defined and attractive demographic audience. Located in a serene environment along Mwanzi Road in Westlands, Westgate Shopping Mall is easily accessible from the city center. Shoppers are assured of enjoyable and convenient shopping in a relaxing atmosphere, all under one-roof. Westgate also has ample parking.
Skierniewice, Poland
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“High end shopping mall”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2013

A big bright and modern mall. Has a high end Nakumatt which seems to sell most things however shop floor staff are not very knowledgable or helpful. The usual range of high street shop brands and a cinema. the food court are is currently closed and boarded over but there is an Art caffe, subs sandwich shop and a pizza/chicken place plus a few coffee shops.

Very expensive for most things but there is a good photography shop where you can bargain a little. As said in other reviews, bring your money, you'll need lots of it.

good parking facilities with lots of security .

Visited February 2013
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Harare, Zimbabwe
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“Art caffe Westgate”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2013 via mobile

A bustling cafe but somehow once you are settled you do not hear the buzz of conversation. You can either sit in the verandah for smokers or in side where there is also wifi for clients. Two of us went for a business lunch and ordered caesar salads with tuna which were brought fresh and with speed and we had very healthy portions with cappuccinos afterwards. The service was excellent and although we ate and left pretty quickly due to our work schedules, we did not feel rushed in what turned out to be a busy lunch time for the cafe. It is very popular for shoppers taking a rest, a meeting place with lots of laptops open and also mothers resting with babies in push chairs. Very welcoming and certainly an experience to repeat.

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Toronto, Canada
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“Modern shopping city in Nairobi”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2013

I call it a city within a city. You can shop for anything here and alot of eating places as well. Its located in another elite market in Westlands in Nairobi. Alot if indians though.

Visited January 2013
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Thank Regina K
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Harare
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“Masaai shopping”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2013

Masaai traditional artifacts.... bought some good staff for my wife and my mother.
The Masaai market will be at westigate Tuesdays only!

happy shopping

Visited October 2012
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Thank chitombo
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Hampshire
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“Expensive”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2013

A brand new, state of the art shopping centre with a price tag to match!
Full of all the high end shops & cafes with individual boutiques selling everything you could possibly want.
Good security & plenty of parking but bring your wallet

Visited January 2013
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