Do you dream of a closet full of Prada, Gucci or Louis Vuitton? And too, all under one roof? Welcome to Thailand shopping! With its amazing luxury shopping centers and all the top branded outlets, it’s almost impossible to not call yourself shopaholic!
Luxury shopping malls in Thailand
Thailand is full of shopping centers where you can explore popular international luxury brands. Whether you want to look for some souvenirs, upgrade your wardrobe or even visit – these shopping places will definitely please you.
1. Gaysorn: –
Gaysorn, located next to ChidLom BTS Station, is an upscale mall featuring well-known foreign and local companies. When you are visiting the brands’ outlets, the innovative and classy infrastructure of the mall curated with marble and chrome will surely amaze you. If you are someone who loves to shop from high-class luxury brands, this shopping place is ideal for you. Brands like Louis Vitton, Vertu have outlets in this place.
2. Siam Paragon: –
Are you a fashionista and love to fill your wardrobe with the outfits of high-end fashion brands? Then you should not miss the grand shopping plaza ‘Siam Paragon’ in Bangkok. You can find almost all the luxury fashion brands like Chanel, Cartier, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Fendi and many more. Being one of the largest shopping malls in Asia, Siam Paragon also has some magnificent restaurants and a 16-screen multiplex. Alongside the places like the Taj Mahal, Eiffel Tower, this place comes on the list of most Instagrammed places.
3. Central Embassy: –
Central Embassy is the ultimate luxury retail center where you can find both luxury shopping brands and fine-dining restaurants. You can both shop favourites from brands like Gucci, Prada, Chanel, and enjoy Thai meals from restaurants like Park Hyatt Bangkok or eat right there at the EAT THAI. A whole indoor street food area, EAT THAI is fully functional, offering you a multitude of Thai food options. From iconic stir fry and noodles to delicious seafood, curries and desserts – take your pick from the best of Thai food. EAT THAI is your chance to taste everything Thai under one roof. Besides all these high-end stores, you will also be amazed by the futuristic design of the mall with a minimalist interior. You can easily access the mall via the Ploen Chit BTS Skytrain Station, which is connected to the Central Embassy.
4. EmQuartier: –
If you want to experience luxury shopping in Thailand, Emquartier is the perfect place for you. Brands like Jimmy Choo, Valentino, Prada, Rolex, Celine have their outlets here. The most interesting thing about EmQuartier is its architecture. The mall consists of three buildings and each of them are of different themes. Lastly, to complement your shopping experience you can have your lunch/dinner at the high-class restaurant called ‘Helix’.
5. Central Festival Phuket: –
Central Festival Phuket, located on the western edges of Phuket city, is the largest shopping mall. You will find all the major luxury lifestyle brands, whether it is clothing, cosmetics or homeware in this place. You can shop from the outlets of Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Alexander McQueen and many more. Along with these, the food court has some amazing national and international restaurants for the luxury of your palate.
6. Icon Siam: –
Icon Siam is one of the most popular shopping centers near the riverside. Locals have named this as “The Mother of All Malls” since it includes over 500 stores and 100 restaurants from over 30 different countries. The super-luxury brands like Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Cartier- you name it they have it. Icon Siam was created by the same people who designed EmQuarter and Siam Paragon. The Siam Takashimaya, a branch of the 180-year-old Japanese luxury mall Takashimaya Group, is housed in a section of the mall. At last, the free shuttle boat from Saphan Taksin BTS Station to IconSiam along the Chao Phrayah river will complete the wonderful experience.
7. Jungceylon Shopping Mall: –
Want to escape the heat for a bit and shop too? Jungceylon Mall is your best bet, conveniently located in the center of Patong Beach. It has a big supermarket that stores some of the freshest Thai fruits, 7 entertainment facilities, a Robinson department store, 200-plus luxury boutiques, a magnificent hotel and over 25 restaurants. You’ll need a good three hours exploring all the fashion, beauty, wellness, and electronic stores here. All the luxury Thai brands have their outlets in this mall. This is what makes Jungceylon the perfect place to shop of authentic Thai souvenirs like fabrics, artifacts and silver jewellery. Tourists also enjoy special offers in the shops and the restaurants. If you can’t find what you’re searching for at Jungceylon, you won’t be able to find it in Phuket! Practically, Jungceylon is a city within a city.
8. Eight Thonglor: –
Eight Thonglor is a classic lifestyle shopping mall situated at the heart of Thonglor. Being one of the trendiest places in Bangkok, it is a quite popular destination among celebrities. If you are someone who has a sophisticated taste in shopping, this is the place for you. There are several stores that specialise in eating, beauty, lifestyle, fashion, and wellness. You will find all the luxury Thai brands with a collection based on a local perspective. Besides all these luxury facilities, you can also attend the weekend workshops like gardening, perfume making and many more. In a nutshell, you’ll get a holistic experience in this popular place. This location is just a few hundred meters from Sukhumvit Road and the Thong Lo BTS Station.
9. Central Festival Pattaya Beach: –
Central Festival Pattaya Beach is considered one of the greatest shopping centers in Pattaya. If you are an enthusiast of both luxury shopping and fine dining, this is one of the best places for you. It features seven stories of shopping, eating, and entertainment for tourists to enjoy. You will find the top clothing and lifestyle brands like Zara, H&M, Hugo Boss, Calvin Klein, Victoria’s Secret in this mall. Aside from luxury apparel and high-end items, the mall has one of the greatest food courts on the East Coast. This Thai shopping complex is also a fantastic spot to keep the youngsters entertained. Cinema, tenpin bowling, bumper cars, and arcade games are among the activities available. There is also a bowling alley in Pattaya Central Festival Beach Mall, which provides inexpensive amusement for the entire family.
10. The Mall Nakhon Ratchasima: –
The Mall Nakhon Ratchasima, also known as The Mall Korat, is one of Thailand’s major shopping centers in the country’s northeastern area. And we bet you’ll be in awe of how splendid the interiors of this mall look. That is because the Mall Ratchasima has its own tropical island inside the mall itself, resplendent with a waterfall, pond and lush greens! Shop to your heart’s content, everything you need – handicrafts, sportswear, luxury brands, accessories- at over 400 stores. It’s huge and you have a store for practically everything you could imagine! In spite of opening in 2000, the place has acquired a huge popularity among both tourists and locals. The exciting food court, water park and ice rink inside the mall is definitely a huge attraction. The Korat Mall is home to a diverse range of luxury brands and restaurants, pubs, entertainment venues, a surrounding park, and important monuments. If you love binge shopping in high-end luxury stores, you should definitely add this place to your list.
11. Mega Bangna: –
Megabangna, Southeast Asia’s first low-rise mega-regional mall, attracts around 40 million people per year. This mall has 35, 0000 square meters of shopping and eating nirvana and is home to a huge IKEA store, making it the region’s first shopping mall of its sort. Apart from IKEA, Mega Bangna mall also houses big retailers such as HomePro, Robinson, and Super C Hypermarket, providing tourists with everything they want. The retail center is split into phases such as the main street, a home furnishing district, canal walk, family eating district, evening dining district and entertainment and wellness area. With an enormous ice rink, a 24-lane bowling alley, a big Cineplex, and a parking park that can accommodate over 10,000 vehicles, Mega Bangna strongly emphasises the word “mega.” It is located halfway between Suvarnabhumi International Airport and Bangkok.
12. King Power RangNam
If retail therapy is what you are looking for, King Power RangNam will definitely treat you to a shopping delight. One of the largest shopping destinations in Bangkok’s business district, it houses over 1,500 international and local brands. It has become a huge favourite among domestic travellers and international travellers that love the wide range of duty free products it offers. It is a one-stop shop destination to shop world-class luxury brands, as well as beauty products, fashion accessories, locally-sourced Thai souvenirs and high-quality One Tambon One Product items. And if you didn’t get a chance to dive into the famous Thai street food – the food court at King Power RangNam gives you so much to choose from. Enjoy the flavours of authentic Thai street food, prepared by locals right before you.
Are you planning to visit Thailand soon? Don’t miss these luxury shopping destinations. Whether you are a shopping enthusiast, just keen on window shopping or want to be amazed by the collection of luxury brands- you’ll surely have a great time in these places.