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Swindon Designer Outlet

Kemble Drive, Swindon SN2 2DY, England
+44 1793 507600
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Great outlet but won't return due to Swindon Council

Swindon Designer Outlet is great for shopping and saving money BUT unfortunately the cash cow i.e... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve W
via mobile
Brief trip

There was a massive queue for parking but it's only £1 and a short walk to the outlet. We went for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jenine K
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Kemble Drive, Swindon SN2 2DY, England
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+44 1793 507600

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Swindon Designer Outlet is great for shopping and saving money BUT unfortunately the cash cow i.e. Swindon Council make thousands by issuing Penalty Charge Notices for "driving in a bus lane" very close to one of the car parks which is badly signposted and marked...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There was a massive queue for parking but it's only £1 and a short walk to the outlet. We went for a quick look around before heading to the Imax. Love the variety of stores and the discounts range between okay and amazing. It all...More

Thank Jenine K
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Jennie K, Thank you for leaving a review of Swindon Designer Outlet. We are glad to hear you enjoyed our variety of stores and found the facilities to be nice and clean. In regards to food options in the centre we do have a...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Built on and old railway site and near a steam museum. There are plenty of shops and ample parking at a reasonable cost. Places to get a drink and a bite to eat. Worth a visit.More

Thank Paula L
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Paula L,  Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of our centre, it's great to hear that you had an amazing time on your visit. We are especially proud of our heritage in the centre and love that we have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely now somewhere to actually make the effort to go to. We went shopping to get some shoes and despite knowing where we wanted to go and what I wanted, there is plenty here to get 'distracted' and browse or spend a bit...More

Thank Richard F
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Richard F, Thank you so much for your 5* review. We are pleased to hear you have noticed the changes which have taken place these last few years, and that you would happily visit us again. This winter we have some more exciting new...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't go to outlet very often but to be honest it's much better than actual town centre which is very run down in my opinion. The outlet is cheap with food bargains to be had and the site layout is very user friendly with great...More

Thank paul g
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Paul G, Thank you for leaving your comments about Swindon Designer Outlet. We are delighted to hear you were impressed with our choice of shops & restaurants and that you found the centre easy to navigate. Soon the centre will be transformed ready for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here many time - Firstly a genuine discount centre including a John Lewis store. It offers a balanced offering of shops and takes a around a few hours to go around. Parking is cheap but it can get very busy, so better...More

Thank buckrogers5
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Buckrogers5, Thank you for your 5* rating and positive feedback. As you mention parking is very reasonable here with 5 hours for just £1 or if you spend £100 in the centre or visit the Steam museum the parking is free. The centre can...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good variety of shops and plenty of choice for food. Seems to be more shops each time we visit. I also love the history of the buildings. Very interesting especially if you have any knowledge of the Swindon Railway works! My Grandchildren love the...More

Thank 334Stephanie1953
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi 334Stephanie1953,  Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent visit and were impressed with our choice of shops and facilities. Our Farmers Market visits every Sunday and is always very popular! If...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst the shopping Outlet is very good it has to be said the parking accessed from Penzance Drive seems to be a deliberate trap designed by the council to catch the public out. There is a big visible sign to the left for the outlet,...More

Thank Matt L
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Matt L,  Thank you for your review and comments in relation to the fine you have received by driving down a bus lane near our car park. Both entrances to the bus lane are clearly sign posted stating that the road is for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything under one roof. Went to find a dress for a wedding, plenty of shops to browse around & restaurants as well. Well worth a visit.More

Thank lynn m
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Lynn M, Thank you for leaving a review of Swindon Designer Outlet. We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable trip shopping and browsing for a suitable dress for your wedding. We do hope you found something amazing to take home with you....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love very close to this place.... my first visit was probably 15 years ago and I guess I enjoyed many visits after that initial one.... .. after a stint living overseas I re visited this place and just couldn't get on with it...... the...More

Thank donnie1965
SwindonDO, Guest Relations Manager at Swindon Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Donnie1965, Thank you for taking the time to leave a response. We are disappointed to hear you feel this way about Swindon Designer Outlet. We have been redeveloping the centre over the last couple of years, trying to ensure there really is something for...More

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Chloe1334
9 September 2017|
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Response from SwindonDO | Property representative |
Hi Chloe1334, Our Brands offer a range of discounted products up to 60% off RRP with exclusive offers that differ from the high street. We are also holding an exclusive privilege weekend for anyone signed up to our mailing... More
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Genevra152
9 September 2017|
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Response from SwindonDO | Property representative |
Hi Genevra152, Apologies in the delayed response. We have been working hard developing the centre over these last 2 years. We have had around 20 new brands join us this past year which include Carluccios, Puma and Reiss just... More
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Mariam K
24 July 2017|
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Response from SwindonDO | Property representative |
Hi Mariam, firstly apologies for the delay in responding. We don't have any specific stores for women's plus size clothing however some of our brands do stock plus size clothes. We have Marks & Spencer, Next, Monsoon go up... More
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