Top 10 Biggest Shopping Malls In Kenya 2023
In Africa, Kenya has some of the most luxurious shopping malls not mentioning their sizes.
If you have ever wondered which Kenyan mall is the largest in the country, then you are in the right article today.
Here is a ranking of the top 10 biggest and most popular shopping malls in Kenya ranked by their building size and interior space.
As of today, TRM also known as Two Rivers Mall is currently the largest mall in Kenya & East Africa and also the 6th biggest mall in Africa.
With that being said, below are Kenya’s biggest malls ranked from the largest to the 10th largest shopping centre and their respective owners.
Kenya’s Largest Shopping Malls:
1. The Two Rivers Mall
This mall is located in the heart of Nairobi on Limuru road and is one of the newest and most popular shopping destinations in the city.
The mall is regarded as the largest in East Africa and owned by Centum group.
It is home to over 200 stores, including international brands. There is also a wide selection of restaurants and cafes.
2. The Sarit Center
Kenya’s seconds largest shopping mall is the Sarit Centre Mall in Westlands.
The large mall is located in Westlands, Nairobi. It is home to over 250 stores, including many international brands.
It can handle 25000 visitors and the owners are Maneklal Rughani and Sobhagayachand and vidhu shah. The mall has a 300-seater cinema and four star hotels.
3. The Junction Mall
This mall is located in the suburb of Karen, Nairobi.
It is one of the largest malls in Kenya and offers a wide range of shopping, dining and entertainment options.
It is home to over 120 stores, including international brands. There is also a three-star hotel, cafes and a cinema complex.
The mall is managed by Knight Frank Kenya Company.
4. The Garden City Mall
The Garden City Mall is located on Thika road, Nairobi.
It is one of the newest malls in Kenya and offers a wide range of shopping, dining and entertainment options.
It is home to over 100 stores, including international brands and there are also a number of restaurants, cafes and a cinema complex.
The mall was designed to offer an integrated community in that it was not just a shopping complex but also a residential and commercial property.
5. The Galleria Shopping Mall
Galleria Shopping Mall is located on the junction of Magadi and Langata road, Nairobi.
It offers a wide range of shopping, dining and entertainment options. It has the most appealing attractions, like Giraffe Center or Bomas of Kenya.
The mall is owned by Trevor Kanja and it has over 70 stores.
6. The Hub Karen
The Hub shopping mall in Karen Nairobi is one of the most luxurious malls in Nairobi where you can easily meet famous people.
It is home to over 85 stores including international brands. The mall offers exceptional performance in business environment, well equipped fitness and medical centers and houses wealthy and prominent Kenyan leaders.
The mall is owned by Billionaire Humphrey Kariuki.
7. The Village Market
The Village Market mall is located in the suburb of Gigiri, Nairobi and it is home to over 150 stores, including international brands and it is one of the oldest malls in kenya that still maintains its competitive nature.
It has five-star hotels, Carrefour supermarkets, recreational facilities, entertainment and large shopping areas.
The mall is owned by Mehraz Ehsani and Hamed.
8. The Westgate Shopping Mall
This mall is located in the suburb of Westlands, Nairobi.
It was the site of a terrorist attack in 2013 but has since reopened and is once again one of the most popular shopping destinations in the city.
It is managed by Vishiali Madan and Alex Trachtenberg, the mall is now said to be the safest mall in Kenya.
9. The Yaya Center
This large mall is located on Argwings Kodhek Road, in Nairobi.
It is also one of the oldest malls in Kenya and consists of almost 100 offices and shops, five-star hotels and attracts more than 30,000 visitors.
It was owned by the late Cabinet Minister Nicholas Biwott
10. Buffalo’s Mall
The Buffalo’s Shopping Mall is located along Nairobi-Nakuru highway.
The mall houses Java House, City Walk, Cafes, high class Restaurants and entertainment centers.
It’s the best spot to shop while heading upcountry. The mall is owned by Tom Cholmondeley, the great-grandson of Delamere.
These are just some of the many shopping malls and centers that can be found in Kenya.
Whether you’re looking for a place to buy clothes, hang out, enjoy your day off, buy new gadgets or just grab a bite to eat, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for in one of these big malls in the country.