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The Village Market

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East Africa's largest entertainment and shopping destination. Description: The Village Market is East Africa's largest Shopping, Recreation and Entertainment destination. The complex is home to over 150 outlets covering 210,000 square feet of retail...more
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9/418 Limuru Road | 100, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
+254 20 7122488
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here for buying souvenirs. At the entrance, security guards have inspection to visitors, so I think this is one of safe place in Nairobi. You can buy clothes, tableware with animal painting. Additionally you can have meals here(food court),and snacks at supermarket. I...More

Thank shin51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The village market promotes hand made Kenyan/African crafts and goods. It has variety of items that are not only colorful but very authentic. You also learn about which cultural group makes the item. I was very disappointed in the way a lot of the sellers...More

Thank Naomi M
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a unique mall that mixes the open air and covered areas with wide variety of shops. The shopping possibilities are huge from furniture, clothes, jewelries and hair dressers The huge food courts has all types of food with authentic tastes It is a...More

Thank Mansi66
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

It’s a nice mall with a Hugh food court with all sorts of ethnic food to choose from. You place your order and then go catch a table, servers will hunt for you and bring your food. I had Persian kabobs and they were very...More

Thank Retiredrn365
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Despite being small, this centre had almost everything a tourist would need inc. souvenir shops and even a Nikon shop. There are many restaurants and cafes and a full supermarket. There is even an Aramex courier collection points which made it very handy to arrange...More

Thank AkramAwad
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Well, this did turn out to be the most exhaustive malls in nairobi. we had a few hours to kill before flying out so went out to explore. It has a good choice of restaurants and dining options. All clean and hygienic. In terms of...More

2  Thank Prateek K
Reviewed July 1, 2018

This is a v interesting concept of a mall based on Nairobi's overall feel of the place ! The mall is interspersed with greenery and concrete so its both covered and outdoors.lovely shops with local handicrafts as well as regular shops like hyper market,toy shops...More

2  Thank Anita N
Reviewed June 21, 2018

I am not a big shopper or a mall person. However, the Village Market was great! Partly indoors and outdoors, it was great exercise walking it from the Trademark Hotel at one end to the sister hotel at the other end. There was plenty of...More

Thank mstphy
Reviewed June 21, 2018

There is so much to see here please don't think you can get around it in a hurry the seller's are very enthusiastic about what they have to sell and its all great but do shop around

Thank Diane G
Reviewed June 19, 2018

nice place for shopping and have a lunch recommended for families . has a very good shops and there prices are good

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Peter R
September 16, 2018|
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Response from Supeter | Reviewed this property |
Ramps available from the entrance into the main part of the food court for wheelchair access and to the best of my memory there's also a ramp to the upper floors very close to the stairs, hope this helps.
September 1, 2018|
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Response from Retiredrn365 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
August 18, 2018|
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Response from Supeter | Reviewed this property |
There's a bar open upstairs I seem to remember. I was in there until about midnight one night