The Palms Shopping Mall is a shopping and entertainment mall, first and largest centre of its kind in Nigeria that is on par with similar shopping centres anywhere in the world, providing an international standard shopping and cinema experience to Lagos.
The Palms Shopping Mall is located on a 44,000m2 site and is predominantly a single storey structure, with off-road parking for approximately 720 vehicles. The anchor stores in the Palms Mall are South African brands Game, Shoprite and Nu Metro.
Situated along Lekki road, just after Victoria Island, Lagos, The Palms Shopping Mall offers the exciting concept of “one-stop shopping” – an idea that is still relatively new to the country. It presents the convenience and unique experience of retail, leisure, entertainment, movies, games and health.
The Palms Shopping Mall has at least, 62 shops of varying size and design which include electronics shops, boutiques, cosmetics shops, hairdressing salons, restaurants and gifts shops.
The anchor tenants at the mall are South African giants: Game – part of the Massmart Group – recently taken over by Walmart, a discount retail chain occupies the largest space at about 5495 square metres; Shoprite: – a huge grocery store whose variety of products includes canned vegetables, canned fruits, canned fish and meats, drinks, cereals, pet foods, fresh fruits and vegetables; The Hub Media Store – Nigeria’s largest media store operates on the upper floor.
The mall, which opened in early 2006, also has Genesis Deluxe Cinemas which operates a six screen cinema on the upper floor showing both international and Nigerian movies. There is parking space for about a 1000 cars. Other notable amenities include specialist facilities for department stores, banks, cafés, bars, restaurants, hairdressing and beauty salon, etc.
The line shops, which range in size between 28-590 square metres (300-6,400 square feet) come in different widespread categories of diverse merchandise and services.
- Electronics, Telecom, Phones and Gadgets – Sony Center, E-Tel Gadget Shop, Apple, Chigo, Nokia Samsung, GloMobile, Airtel, MTN, Starcomms, Etisalat
- Accessories, Fragrance and Fashion – Mango, MAX Fashion, Wrangler, Polo, Casabella, The Gems, Tiffany Amber, Nike, Phenomenon, Daviva, Diva House, Kids Country, Gems of Havillah, Formula, Essenza, Etam, Puma, Hugo Boss, Oyeog, May Brands, Mobos, Montaigne Place, Gene Bendi, Hangers and Kicks, Fundamentals, Fusion Concepts, Phenomenon, Swatch, Watch Galleries, Woolworths (opening soon).
- Media, Book and Gifts – The Hub Media Store, Party Perfect
- Lighting, Furniture and Household – Roca, Splendour
- Sports and Health – Visions Opticals, Health plus, MedPlus, Sportsworld
- Banking and Finance – Skye Bank, FCMB, Union Bank, Diamond Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Stanbic IBTC Bank
- Superstore – Game, Shoprite
- Food and Entertainment – Mr Biggs, The Soul Lounge, Café Vergnano, News Cafe Chocolat Royale, Genesis Deluxe Cinema, HalChiz Foods, Georges’s Kitchen, On The Run, UAC Foods, Marios, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), Let’s-Go-Bowling Bar