Mall of Istanbul is one of the largest shopping centers in Turkey, with 350 luxury stores featuring the largest leading brands in the world, where you can find anything you are looking for quite easily.
In addition to luxury stores, you can find restaurants, indoor amusement parks and even movie theaters, you can spend all day easily in this shopping center. This place is the best choice for luxury goods and finding the most and well known brands in the world.
Mall of Istanbul building
Mall of Istanbul is known as the newest shopping center in the city. This shopping center is of exceptional appeal to tourists due to its beautiful design and the unique architecture of the building’s facade. The exterior of tha mall is characterized by a very impressive architecture. The use of lines that appear to have created a huge theater is the main feature of the design of this mall.
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As we said, this shopping center is one of the newest shopping malls that have been opened in Turkey, the mall area is 12,000 square meters, the construction started in March 2011 and was completed on April 23, 2014.
In Mall of Istanbul, there are 350 stores, which contain the most famous and the best brands in Turkey and the world. The attractions of Mall of Istanbul are not limited to this, as you can find the Moi Park amusement city within the Mall, which covers an area of 12,000 square meters and is one of the largest indoor entertainment parks in Turkey, the Middle East and Europe.
The mall has a large cinema with a capacity of 3050 people and 16 showrooms.
There are also elegant and luxurious restaurants in this shopping center, where a variety of Turkish and international dishes can be found on their menu.
In addition, it contains a performing center and street art.
All of these factors made it necessary to visit this shopping center while traveling to Istanbul, especially if you had come at the time of the Istanbul Shopping Festival that takes place every year.
The architecture of Mall of Istanbul is distinguished by its 5 main areas, 3 of which are large and the other two are small, and each has its own meaning. All these crossings are connected to 42 elevators and 83 escalators.
How to Go to Mall of Istanbul
Mall of Istanbul is located in the European section of Istanbul, 23 km west of the city center. To reach the mall, you must first go to the Ikitelli area and then to Başakşehir using the Istanbul metro line, the tram line or public transport buses in the city.
If you are planning to take the Metro to Mall of Istanbul, you must get off at İkitelli Sanayi Station and you will reach the mall after a few minutes walk.
- The mall is 20 km from Taksim Square.
- 12 km from Ataturk Airport
- 8 km from the Venezia Mega Outlet.
International brands in Mall of Istanbul
The beautiful and modern architecture of the mall is the first thing that catches your eye when you enter this center. As the high quality of everything in front of you makes it impossible for you to find the slightest defect in this place. On the ground floor of Mall of Istanbul, some good shops will attract you. For example:
The largest branch of the LC Waikiki brand is located on the ground floor of the Mall of Istanbul.
On the same floor, there are the only branches of Decathlon and Miss Selfridge.
By visiting this shopping center, you will realize that these are just some of the brands available in this Mall.
To visit all floors of Istanbul, it is best to wear comfortable shoes and fill your bank card with money to start your shopping journey.
In addition to the ground floor, Mall of Istanbul has three other floors, each of which contains a variety of brands.
Baby and electronics stores are the most common on the ground floor. On the first floor of the mall, there are several home appliance and electrical stores, including Samsung, Tefal, Siemens, Sony, LG and TEKNOSA.
On the first floor there are also children’s and children’s play stores, including Mothercare, Chicco and ….
Of course, there are other stores on the ground floor that operate in different areas.
Women’s clothing stores on the first floor
The first floor of Mall of Istanbul is owned by women and it can be said that it is a women’s paradise. On this floor, there are the most famous clothing brands in the world, and women can buy their clothes from the best brands, some of these stores:
- Victoria’s Secret
- Home Store
- La Luce
- Tuğba & Venn
- Violeta By Mango
- Oleg Cassini
- Polo Garage Woman
- Love My Body
- Forever New
Of course, there are many other women’s clothing stores on the other floors of the Mall of Istanbul.
Men’s clothing stores on the second floor
Men’s clothing stores are mostly on the second floor of the mall, and this time it can be said that this is a men’s paradise. On this floor of the shopping center, there are the most luxurious stores of the most famous clothing brands in the world, and men can buy their clothes from the best brands.
We offer you some of them:
- Altınyıldız Classics
- D’S Damat
- Giovane Gentile
- Mango Man
- Polo Garage Men
- Pierre Cardin
- W Collection
Of course, there are other men’s clothing stores on the other floors of the mall, but most are on the second floor.
Shoes and Bags Stores
If you are one of those people interested in purchasing high-end branded bags and shoes, Istanbul is the best option to get what you want. The best brands of bags and shoes in the world have stores in the Mall of Istanbul shopping center, where you can find the most beautiful bags and shoes of the best brands in the world.
You can find shoe stores on different floors of the mall, so don’t worry because you can find shoe stores on any floor in the mall.
On the ground floor of Mall of Istanbul, there are many shoe and shoe stores, some of them are presented to you:
- Ayakkabı Dünyası
- Kemal Tanca
- New Balance
- Nine West
- Trunk & Co
- Hammer Jack
- O Bag Store
Sports Equipment Stores in Mall of Istanbul
Everything is available for athletes who go to the Mall of Istanbul and want to buy some sports equipment from the best brands in the world.
On different floors of the mall, you can find branches and shops for all world famous brands.
- GS Store
- Kartal Yuvası
- Sport In Street
- Under Armor
- TS Spor
Restaurants and Cafes on The Third Floor of Mall of Istanbul
Because of the large size of the mall, you may get tired of wandering around after a while. If you are tired after all this roaming within the floors of this beautiful mall and need rest, you can go to the third floor of the Mall of Istanbul and have a snack or a drink. Where you can find all kinds of food and restaurants, including:
- Bay Döner
- Beeves Burger & Steakhouse
- Bereket Döner
- Bizim Lokanta
- Burger King
- Carl’s Jr
- Çıtır Usta
- Çiçek Izgara
- Dip & Dip
- Green Salads
- Günaydın Köfte Döner
- HD İskender
- Kadırgalı Osmanlı Yemekleri
- Kayseri Ziyafet
- Köfteci Ramiz
- Kumpir Box
- Lale Devri
- Lunch Box
- Mc Donald’s
- Moi Sahne
- Mrk Tantuni
- Nev Et Mangal
- Nur Abla Karadeniz Mutfağı
- Sait Efendi
- Tavuk Dünyası
- Tobacco Shop
- Twenty Tea Four Cafe
Indoor Amusement Park in Mall of Istanbul
MoiPark Amusement Park is one of the most exciting and attractive places in Mall of Istanbul. This beautiful park is located on the ground floor of the mall and covers an area of 12,000 square meters. This theme park contains many different games and equipment, including trains, galleries, a city of terror, and 30 other exciting games. With the opening of its first branch in Istanbul, the park began operating in Turkey, Europe and the Middle East.
This place is a world of happiness for children aged 4 to 10 years.
This theme park was designed and built at a cost of 36 million US dollars, and today it is a magnet for many tourists from outside Turkey as well as many people in Turkey to spend their free time in this beautiful place.
To pay for the game, you can buy a card when you enter the park, through which you can use all games.
The Cinema in Mall of Istanbul
Movie theaters in Mall of Istanbul are another attraction of this beautiful shopping center. The cinema contains 16 theaters available for 3050 people. Equipped with the highest quality and latest film distribution systems and technologies and is known as the largest cinema in Turkey.
The presence of the best screens, the best sound system, the best lighting, etc., made this cinema the most unique in Turkey and even in the region. You can watch the latest international movies in the best quality.
Information about Mall of Istanbul
The construction project of Mall of Istanbul is not limited to this shopping center, as this mall is actually a small part of a large entertainment, commercial and residential project in Turkey. Beside the mall, there is the residential part of the project that includes 4 residential towers with 1092 units. Also among these towers is a commercial tower with 180 offices.
- 1.3 billion TL was invested in this project.
- The total area allocated for this project is 656,000 square meters.
- 250,000 sq m is designated as a car park with a capacity of 4000 cars.
- Mall of Istanbul won many international awards while the project was under construction. One of the awards was the award for “Best Mixed Application Project” and “Best Shopping Center Development Project”, which was awarded to this shopping and entertainment center in 2011.