In Port Elizabeth you can find a lot of “one-stop” shopping centres such as Greenacres and the Bridge Shopping Centre in Cape Road, Walmer Park Shopping Centre in Main Road Walmer, Metlife Plaza Shopping Centre in Linton Grange, 6th Avenue Shopping Centre Walmer etc. Port Elizabeth caters for every shopper’s needs. Tourists can be sure to find a lot of African curio shops.
Greenacres Shopping Centre
Greenacres Shopping Centre provides shoppers with an excellent mix of shops to provide goods and services to satisfy their shopper’s needs. Greenacres Shopping Centre is the largest shopping centre in Port Elizabeth. They also offer shoppers secure undercover parking. Greenacres Shopping Centre also has a 112 seater auditorium on the mezzanine floor of the Greenacres Shopping Centre which is ideal for business functions. This auditorium is fully air-conditioned and contains a large screen for data projection. Greenacres consists of many different types of shops, they vary from surf shops, jewellery shops, restaurants, fashion shops (Edgars, Foschini, Woolworths, Mr.Price, YDE Clothing, Yo Clothing, Vibes, Truworths, RJL, LTD, and Legit Clothing), pharmacies, Clicks, Photo shops, cellular shops, Sheet Street, Checkers Hyper and Shoprite Checkers.
Walmer Park Shopping Center
Walmer Park Shopping Centre is situated between 14th and 16th avenues, Main Road Walmer. It consist of a variety of shops such as Pick & Pay, fashion stores, jewellery stores, beauty, stores restaurants, travel agents & foreign exchange ect. Walmer Park Shopping Centre offers a safe and secure shopping environment to its shoppers. Outdoor parking is also available.
Pier 14 Shopping Center
Pier 14 Shopping centre is the only theme shopping centre in the Eastern Cape. It is situated close to major intersections of the city. Pier 14 offers one and a half hours free, safe and secure parking on the roof and behind the centre in Lavinia Street.
For surf shopping I could recommend Jeffreys Bay, because it is known for its surfing. The Billabong and Quicksilver factory shops are situated there. They also have some of the best surf shops in the Eastern Cape.
SHOPPING CENTRES IN EAST LONDON
In East London you can find Vincent Park Shopping Complex which consists of about 65 different shops. Lock Street Goal, previously known as a prison built in 1880, is now known as a shopping centre with a variety of shops, fleamarkets etc.
Vincent Park Shopping Center
Vincent Park Shopping Centre offers you a variety of shops consisting of fashion shops, food shops, financial services, and health care and homeware shops. This shopping centre has more than 70 retail stores. It also has five Ster Kinekor theatres as well as a full banking mall. They also offer you 90 min free parking from which some is undercover. This shopping centre also has 24-hour security and all shops and malls are provided with air-conditioning.