Johor Bahru, universally known as JB is a bustling city & the state capital of Malaysia. Johor Bahru is located just across the causeway from Singapore. It is a significant regional transport as well as a manufacturing hub. Known for its nightlife and shopping malls, it’s a gateway for exploration of that island nation. If you are a Shopaholic, then the shopping malls in Johor Bahru will add value to your vacation. For more of Singaporean, Shopping is also one of the best things to do in Johor Bahru.
Shopping Malls in Johor Bahru
For past some years, the shopping fad has become more effervescent. While the new and modern malls comprise of all the branded franchises and duty free shops, the old ones sustains their own rustic charm. Following are the top 5 shopping malls in Johor Bahru that are worth a visit:
1. City Square Mall
City Square Mall is located at 106 and 108, Jalan Wong Ah Fook. It is one of the most visited shopping malls in Johor Bahru. This is the most convenient shopping mall to reach, due to its proximity to the causeway. It has more than 200 retailers that sell both local and international goods, which is another reason of why its tourist’s favorite. From beauty salons to movie theatres, it entertains to all the needs one might have. The mall opens and closes daily at 1000 – 2200 hrs.
City Square provides an ultimate range of services to its customers in every field whether it is fashion, entertainment, food or home décor. The fashion section has unlimited varieties suited for all people and for all age groups. For every girl who wants to look pretty and need of a beauty fix, there are various hair and beauty salons at much less prices available. Apart from that, this Johor Bahru shopping mall is a house of movie theatre and yes, tickets are really cheap here!
Address: Johor Bahru City Square, 106 & 108, Jalan Wong Ah Fook, 80000 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7-224 5333
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2. KSL City Mall
The KSL City Mall is located in 33 Jalan Seladang, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru. It is yet another mall close to the causeway mall that does not only have fashion and beauhttp://johorbahrumalaysia.info/wp-admin/post.php?post=192&action=editty stores, but stands distinguished by comprising TESCO superstore for those who might want to grab a snack or stock up on fresh food. The KSL hotel makes a good choice for those who might as well wish to rest or stay for a sleepover. The malls open daily: 1000 -2200 hrs.
Address: KSL City Mall, 33 Jalan Seladang, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7-288 2888
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3. The Zon
A 10 minutes’ drive from the causeway, The Zon, known as a Duty Free heaven can be found on 88 Jalan Ibrahim Sultan, 80300 Johor Bahru. The Zon shopping mall takes pride in itself on selling a wide variety of duty free products, being one of the widest selections of duty free goods in Southern Malaysia. After a long tiring journey, the waterfront restaurants and entertainment outlets are a treat!
Address: Johor Bahru Duty Free Zone, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7221 2888
4. Danga City Mall
Danga City Mall is located in Jalan Tun Abdul Razak Susur 1, 80000 Johor Bahru. It is not only a shopping mall but also entertains various activities for teenagers and adults. Widely known for the indoor Paintball activity, there is an indoor archery corner and a bowling alley. Opens and closes Daily: 1000 – 2200.
Address: Danga City Mall, L4-20, Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, 80000, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7-221 5006
5. Sutera Mall
Sutera Mall is slightly away from the City Centre. It is located 15 minutes away in Jalan Sutera Tanjung 8/4, Taman Sutera Utama, 81300, Skudai, Johor. You will find a wide variety of fashion clothing that surely satiates the Shopoholics. Most stores are for female clothes while others for cell phone and its accessories. Apart from Shopping, other attention seeking activities like Karaoke singing, arcade games and archery is also available. The eateries outside the mall are worth checking out. The opening hours are Daily 1030 -2030.
Address: Sutera Mall, 1, Jalan Sutera Tanjung 8/4, Taman Sutera Utama, 81300 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7-558 9009
6. Plaza Sentosa
Plaza Sentosa is a place for people who are looking for a quieter shopping mall and who want to avoid the hustle and bustle. It comprises of 9 blocks of 5 storey Commercial Building and 1 Bock of 8 storey retail market.
Car parking facility along with children wading pool and a playground is the best what a family can get for relaxation. A supermarket known as ‘ The Store’ is also a part of this mall. Moreover, the couples who are anxiously looking for cheap Bridal Photography and dresses would be amazed as few bridal shops are also available around this mall. This place is well known for its bridal couture and offering the best designer outfits in town.
Address: Jalan Sutera, Taman Sentosa, 80150 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +607-331 1275 / +607- 331 0215
If you are a Shopaholic, then the above discussed shopping malls in Johor Bahru are the ideal places to pay a visit. These malls have a lot of variety to offer shoppers, having distinct shopping needs. Hope you will have a great time shopping at one of the above malls, while having a great vacation.
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