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Great layout for a mall

So many great stores and lots of shopping options. You can get clothes, beauty products, food... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Whitehorse, Canada
Very Much Worth a Visit

This is a good-sized downtown mall with an array of good stores and a nice variety of eateries and... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
The Villages, Florida
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320 W 5th Ave Ste 219, Anchorage, AK 99501-2349
+1 907-258-4003
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All reviews jc penney nice mall apple store heart of downtown major stores souvenir shops rainy day nordstrom penneys shoppers shoes escalator wells collection clothing
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

So many great stores and lots of shopping options. You can get clothes, beauty products, food, jewellery and more. Plus a few big stores. You can walk around this mall and not get lost.

Thank lulubelle99ca
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This is a good-sized downtown mall with an array of good stores and a nice variety of eateries and a nice food court. It is within walking distance of the Captain Cook Hotel, and other hotels. Worth walking to and visiting.

Thank Acinonyx60
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This is a small mall in the downtown area. The usual stores are represented here. It is clean and felt safe.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We were impressed by this mall. Not because it was anything that most real nice malls aren’t but because it had so much to offer without much of an idiot factor. There’s signs as you walk in that clearly indicate that moron behaviour won’t be...More

Thank Isurehopeso
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We had some time to kill, so we happened upon the mall. Very familiar store make-up if you are used to malls. Nordstrom's is probably the reason you would shop this mall.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Don’t miss the mural on the outside of Penny’s! Wyler has outdone himself with the whales on the massive scaled mural. Exceptional and outstanding. Well worth the walk from the main shopping area. Wandered the mall and was disappointed, it was just another dying mall...More

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed June 11, 2018

While we were waiting for a bus to take us to Whittier, we decided to have a look around, and this mall was close to the Egan Convention centre. So we took the escalators up to the top where the food court is, grabbed a...More

Thank Found_Lost_Key
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

We stayed close to this mall. It has a JC Penney and a Nordstrom shop. There is a good food court on the top level. There are a variety of small retail shops also. As an Australian, I missed the convenience of a pharmacy and...More

Thank bron1960
Reviewed April 2, 2018

My wife and I both really like the Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall. In many respects, along with the Performing Arts Center (The PAC), the 5th Avenue Mall is the very heart of downtown Anchorage. Parking is easy at two locations. The J.C.Penney Parking Garage and...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

I love that they have sooooo many stores to visit in this mall, almost anything you could want, the only drawback I can see is there are not bathrooms on each floor and the bathroom they do have REALLY needs an update.

Thank Carol F
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