Shopping malls have recently earned popular visitations from the Ghanaian population – both residents and tourists. Shopping malls in Ghana have become a central part of the economic development of the country.
Shopping malls in Ghana have steadily been increasing over the last decade and they are continually meeting the various domestic and leisurely needs of Ghanaians.
In this article, we shall highlight some major shopping mall in Ghana as knowing the location of some of the best shopping centres will help you to easily identify them
What are the best shopping malls in Ghana?
Inasmuch as there are several shopping malls distributed widely across the country, there are some shopping malls ranking above others as a result of the number of people they welcome. Such shopping malls in Ghana are
- Accra Mall
- Marina Shopping Mall
- Junction Mall
- West Hills Mall
- China Mall
- Kumasi City Mall
- Achimota Mall
- SG Mall
Accra Mall is a state-of-the-art retail and shopping centre located at Plot C11, Tetteh Quarshie Interchange, Spintex Road, Accra, Ghana and offers a wide range of products and services from both local and international brands.
Accra Mall provides different mix of shoppers range from expats and high to middle income earners. The mall, commissioned on July 4, 2008, and it is one of the most modern western style shopping centres in West Africa and the first large-scale mall in Ghana. The mall is an enclosed fully air-conditioned shopping centre.
Accra Mall has a retail space of 21,311m2 with parking for over 660 and it is anchored by South African giants, Game and Shoprite. The mall which amongst the best shopping malls in Ghana, accommodates over 70-line shops, a radio station, a 5-hall cinema and 12 restaurants of which 50% are operated by Ghanaian retailers.
Marina Shopping Mall
Marina Mall is one of the leading shopping malls in Ghana. It i located in Accra’s most promising and exciting district. Marina Mall is a dual commercial development owned by Marina Market.
The mall has a six level Tower for offices with an approximate area of 3,250 sqm occupied by Nestle Central and West Africa, Technip Ghana/UK and Hess Ghana Exploration. With more than 45 outlets and a gross leasable area of 9,000 sqm spread across three floors.
Marina Mall features a mix of designer fashion brands, kid’s entertainment place, huge supermarket and a varied food court.
KUMASI CITY MALL
The Kumasi City Mall is a state-of-the-art retail and shopping center in Kumasi, located precisely on the Asokwa Interchange off Kumasi Adum or Labor Road. The mall was commissioned on April 20, 2017, and it one of the most modern western style shopping malls in Ghana and West Africa at large.
The mall isdesigned as opened shopping Centre and has a retail space of 18,534 square metres with parking for over 660 cars.
The Achimota Mall was built purposely to trap people you live in Achimota, Dome, Lapaz, St. Johns or Ashongman, who travel more long journeys to shop or hang out.
Achimota Retail Centre which is amongst the best shopping malls in Ghana provides the best of everything you need at the right prices. It has lots of stores in one secure location for shopping, food, household products, fashion which has never been this fulfilling and rewarding.
The retail centre is located at St. John Dome Road, Achimota, Ghana and operates on Monday – Sunday between 9am – 9pm.
SG Mall is located in the heart of Kumasi’s business district, with GPS address AK-251-4979 | Kumasi. It is ranked amongst the best shopping malls in Ghana, and it is an ultra-modern mall for all your shopping needs, relaxation, games, movies, groceries.
WEST HILLS MALL
West Hills was established in 2014 and has built its brand to become one of the Accra’s most sought-after trading centres in Ghana. The shopping destination is a frequent and popular hangout spot.
The mall covers a land square meter of 27,700 and also has parking space for over 1,500 cars. It also hosts famous fashion brands like Edgars, Mango and Identity, and notable telecommunication services.
China Mall which is located at Ashaiman is named amongst the best shopping malls in Ghana and provides nice products with affordable prices, from food, decor, kitchen items and bedroom furnishings.
It is located exactly at ASH -TEMA MOTOWAY INDUSTRIAL LI/ASH/A1 and operates from Monday to Sunday within the following hours
- Mondays (09:00–19:30)
- Tuesdays (09:00–19:30)
- Wednesdays (9:00–19:30)
- Thursdays (09:00–19:30)
- Fridays (09:00–19:30)
- Saturdays (09:00–19:30)
- Sundays (10:00–18:3)
The Junction Mall a huge yet organized retail hub which accommodates renowned brands like Samsung, Hisense, and Shoprite.
The mall is located in a six-level tower which is designed for offices and plazas with an approximate area of 11,511 square meters. It offers comfort and entertainment for tourists, families and their kids with its range of recreational facilities.
The shopping centre has 40 stores, and the food court also has eateries, including
- Chicken Inn
- Vida Caffé.
These renowned shopping malls in Ghana have been designed to be very accommodating to the general public no matter their sizes and they offer splendid services.