Gurgaon was quite famous during the Mahabharata era for being Guru Dhronacharya’s village. Now, in the 21st Century, it is a bustling city with corporates and an apparel production hub. Almost 200 Fortune companies have their offices here. Let’s talk about the residents and these employees. Like, where do these people go to relax or have fun during the weekends?
The Shopping Malls in Gurgaon, of course!
The exquisite malls are designed in such a way that you would never want to leave them. A plethora of apparel, footwear, and gadget brands have their stores set up here. The mouth-watering food courts have the best cuisines and ambient seating arrangements. Some of these Malls go out of their way to offer Kids’ activities and weekend/seasonal events.
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10 Malls in Gurgaon to explore
1. MGF Metropolitan Mall
Metropolitan Mall is the fan favourite and one of the oldest shopping outlets in Gurgaon. The youngsters love to hang out here, and families do not hesitate to bring their kids along to have a good time. There is a Timezone play area where you have access to the most entertaining video and VFX games. Just outside the mall, you have a well-maintained garden overlooking the Barista. People prefer to sip on their cappuccino and enjoy the Gurgaon vibes here.
The MGF Metropolitan Mall has PVR cinemas and a huge food court as well. Along with McDonald’s and Subway, you can get some foreign cuisines from WOW momos, Pan Bangkok, and Chicago Pizza. There is Queens Resto Bar on the second level. This place is one of those Malls in Gurgaon that receives a 5-star rating from all its frequent visitors.
Timings: 10 AM to 11 PM
Location: Mehrauli-Gurgaon Rd, Heritage City, Sector 25, Gurugram, Haryana 122002
Popular Brands in Store: Shopper’s Stop, Louis Phillipe, Van Heusen, Linen Club, Peter England, Manyavar, Wildcraft, American Tourister, VIP, Bose Audio, Nike, Adidas, Puma, and Reebok, among others.
2. DLF City Centre
DLF City Centre is very close to MGF Metropolitan Mall. You can head to these Gurgaon malls on the same day and go on a shopping spree or mall hopping. The City Centre Mall is famous as the oldest mall established by DLF in the Delhi NCR region. It has a wide interior space with world-class architecture. The movie-lovers can enjoy the new releases in DT cinemas with 4 screens. The food outlets include Sabarro, Moet’s Coco Palms, Sweet World, Pizza Hut, and Moti Mahal, among others.
You will find Meena Bazaar – a low-budget textile retail store in the DLF City Center mall. This place has some of the best sarees and ethnic wear that you can take back home as souvenirs. Also, this mall is famously known for its numerous footwear outlets.
Timings: 11.00 AM to 11.00 PM.
Location: MG Road, Maruti Housing Colony, Sector 28, Gurgaon, Haryana 122002
Popular Brands in Store: Lifestyle, United Colors of Benetton, Levi’s, Allen Copper, Van Heusen, Reebok, Woodland, Samsung, and many more.
3. Ambience Mall
Metropolitan and DLF City Center are no doubt the most sorted Malls in Gurgaon. But the Ambience Mall sets the bar a lot higher. No wonder this place won accolades like ‘The Best Shopping Mall of the Year’ and ‘The Most Admired Shopping Place Of The Year’ in the past. It is spread over a vast area, and each floor requires you to walk around a lot. Now, that is the best way to have fun while losing calories, isn’t it?
The Ambience Mall is a world of its own on the inside. It has a Fun zone for kids and Smaash for some adventurous activities. There are weekend events where hosts come over to interact with the mall dwellers. Also, the food court is bigger, better and has lots of cuisine choices. From Punjabi Thalli to the exquisite Pizzeria, you will find everything. The PVR cinemas screen the latest releases. You can shop your hearts out from all the international outlets that refresh their collection every season! Ambience is undoubtedly one of the most visited and appreciated Malls in Gurgaon.
Timings: 10 AM to 10 PM
Location: NH- 8, Ambience Island, DLF Phase 3, Sector 24, Gurugram, Haryana 122002.
Popular Brands in Store: H&M, Gap, AND, Zara, Marks & Spencers, Peter England, Calvin Klein, Sephora, Bath and Body, and Aptronix are among the 200+ stores.
4. Gold Soulk
The Gold Soulk Mall has several jewellery stores under one umbrella! You can get new jewellery – both modern and traditional, cleaning and polishing services and customised pieces from branded stores here. The place has well-planned security and shines like the interior of a golden palace. You will find a wide range of designer ornaments here. There are a plethora of options to choose from, and the prices are fair and reasonable.
If you get tired while shopping, there is a cafeteria and china bowl to help you up your energy. Not many decide to buy ornaments on a daily basis, so you’ll find a lesser crowd here in comparison to other Malls in Gurgaon. However, when you are visiting the city, you should take a look at this marvellous place.
Timings: 11 AM to 8 PM
Location: Vyapar Kendra Rd, Block C, Sushant Lok Phase I, Sector 43, Gurugram, Haryana 122003
Popular Brands in Store: Malabar Gold, Tanishq Jewellery, Reliance Jewels, Joyalukas Jewellery, ORRA Fine Jewellery, and Nakshatra, along with others.
5. Sahara Mall
Everyone in Gurgaon knows the Sahara Mall. This place finds its spot in the list of best malls in Gurgaon without any argument. Sahara has the biggest self-service stores that occupy three full floors! Big Bazaar is the most noted one. There is Hypermarket that also sells groceries at a discounted price. To top that, there are several general stores and food courts that offer ice cream, candies, and other delicacies.
The Sahara Mall also has PVR cinemas on the top floor. If you are someone who doesn’t want to face traffic and the lingering crowd, this will be the most suitable place to visit. Also, you will find several people occupying the seats at the Sydney Cafe. There are other pubs on the top floor. That is why the mall is filled with enthusiastic visitors during the weekends.
Timings: 10 AM to 11 PM
Location: MG Road, a short distance from Sikanderpur Metro Station, Gurugram, Haryana 122002
Popular Brands in Store: Pantaloons, Raymond Shop, Levi’s, Woodland, and Firstcry with others.
6. MGF Megacity Mall
The MGF Megacity is one of those Malls in Gurgaon that receives crowds of all ages. There is the biggest Spencer’s Hypermarket branch here. Trust us, ladies, you do not want to miss out on the discounted prices. On the other side, there are several note-worthy pubs and clubs like Vapour Pub & Brewery and Elite Club Lounge. The families with their kids enjoy being in the place during the mornings. Youngsters and party enthusiasts are more active in the evenings and around the weekends. The ground floor is dedicated to corporate and business banks. Now, that is what we call multi-faceted!
The place has the vibe of an enclosed entertainment shell. Once you step in, the hands of the clock seem to move so fast that you won’t even realise it!
Timings: 10 AM to 11 PM
Location: Mehrauli-Gurgaon Rd, A Block, DLF Phase 1, Sector 28, Gurugram, Haryana 122002
Popular Brands in Store: Jockey, VIP, Samsonite, Dell Electronics, and Axis Bank
7. Gurgaon Central
Gurgaon Central is one of those places where you will find all the local sellers displaying their best goods. This mall is known for its apparel stores and accessories. If you want to buy modern chic clothing or ethnic wonders, you will find everything under one roof here. You will not find many internationally branded stores here. However, there are Indian clothing designers who offer the best fashion solutions, just like other malls in Gurgaon.
We will let out one secret about this shopping place – if you have the talent, you can bargain with the sellers and bag the best at the least price possible!
Timings: 11.00 AM to 9.30 PM
Location: Near MG Road Metro Station, Sector 25, Gurugram, Haryana 122022
Popular Brands in Store: FabIndia, Aurelia, Global Desi, Aayana, Nikita Madan, Swabhiman Jewellery, and Celio.
8. DT Mega Mall
The DT Mega Mall is a cluster of shopping complexes and a place you will find the most relaxing spas! It is on the Golf Course Road and easy to spot when you commute by that area. There is not much to do except for shopping and eating the best food in the Food Court. However, the interior is quite relaxing and chilled with air conditioning.
The Mega Mall has a multiplex that screens the newest releases. Also, there are flagship accessories stores that you can visit and buy from. The mall has enough space for you to sit and lounge for however long you want. Window shopping lovers will also find the DT Mega Mall very fascinating. You can spend about 2-3 hours in the various outlets, sip on the best brewed Starbucks coffee and head to your next tourist spot.
Timings: 9.15 AM to 1 AM
Location: Golf Course Rd, A Block, DLF Phase 1, Sector 28, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
Popular Brands in Store: Croma, World of Titan, Bata, Levi’s, Firstcry, United Colors of Benetton, Aurelia, and Archies.
9. Star Mall
When you look at the Star Mall from the Delhi-Jaipur highway, it looks like a magnificent architectural treat. The humongous silver ball at the centre seems to be holding the mall together – a binding force! As soon as you enter the place, you will see a lot of apparel stores.
Take the escalator, and you have the food outlets. Chew on a frankie or grab a coffee and look around the marvels of this mall. If you love exploring the nightlife, you must visit Bottles and Barrels past 6 PM.
Timings: 10 AM to 8 PM
Location: 22, Star Mall, Block A, Sector 9, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
Popular Brands in Store: PUMA, ONLY, U.S Polo, Levi’s, Jack & Jones, and United Colors of Benetton.
10. Plaza Mall
The residents of Gurgaon vouch for Plaza Mall when it comes to buying things for a home makeover. You have Fab India’s biggest furnishing outlet here and several other stores that offer accessories and decor items for your abode. The shoppers can find items related to flooring, lights, and ceiling fans as well. Brands like Panasonic and Phillips also have their flagship outlets here.
The quality of the items is top-notch, and people always want to come back for more. You get the best deal for your investment in this place. It is one of those Malls in Gurgaon that attracts the family crowd. Do not be surprised if you find fed-up mothers trying to chastise (rather loudly) their kiddos here!
Timings: 11 AM to 9 PM
Location: Plaza Mall, Mehrauli-Gurgaon Rd, Indian Airlines Pilots Society, Sushant Lok Phase I, Sector, Gurugram, Haryana 122002
Popular Brands in Store: Lifestyle, Fab India Home Furniture, Hitachi, LG, Whirlpool, Toshiba, Dell Electronics, Canon, and others.
We have only discussed 10 of the Best Malls in Gurgaon. However, there are other places like the Spazedge Mall, Raheja Mall – Sohna Road, and Good Earth City Center that have been around for quite some time. Though they are not as big as the malls we spoke about, they still have a few things to offer. The next time you visit Gurgaon, make some time in your itinerary and do not miss out on exploring these delightful places.