Premium venues such as the Buena Vista Factory Stores and the Orlando Premium Outlet on International Drive, to the more traditional malls, indoor and climate-controlled, Orlando doesn’t have a shortage of supplies (quite literally) when it comes to any of your shopping needs.
Below we have compiled for you, some of the handpicked, must-try malls in Orlando to satisfy your shopping spree!
1. The Mall at Millenia This premium attraction (whether you are looking to enjoy shopping or not) features luxury brands, Wi-Fi and complimentary valet parking as well as currency exchange services. To add to its perks, it is just minutes from Universal Orlando Resort.
It is a beautiful mall with high-end retailers as well as the more affordable ones. You can window shop and grab some great bargains if you’re good at the game. Some even claim you need a full day (or maybe even two!) to check out all that this mind blogging place has to offer, so take your time and plan ahead!
2. The Florida Mall
Central Florida’s largest shopping center – the Florida Mall is an international, family-friendly shopping destination that serves over 20 million visitors per year. Here you can enjoy more than 250 different stores and restaurants at your service, with some being exclusive to Central Florida, such as the Disney Store, Zara flagship store, or one of the only five M&M World stores across the globe!
It, doubtlessly, has a large variety of shops, and its light and modern feeling help you get a welcoming vibe and a comfortable and enjoyable shopping experience.
3. Premium Orlando Outlets
Orlando’s tourism district is home to three expensive and truly premium outlet malls that offer you literally everything you need. These pair top brands with incredible value and you can shop just about anywhere among hundreds of designer and brand outlets.
The three include Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores, Orlando International Premium Outlets, and Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets.
4. Pointe Orlando
With venues including the Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, Ra Sushi and Marlow's Tavern most locals think of Pointe Orlando as a dining and entertainment venue. But make no mistake, there's plenty of quality shopping at this destination, too, with the likes of Armani Exchange, Chico's or Victoria's Secret for clothing, and Tharoo & Co., Charming Charlie's for accessories as well as other interesting venues.
Paying a visit to Pointe Orlando often saves you some money while offering you a lot to shop from at your service.
5. Altamonte Mall Altamonte Mall, just 10 miles from downtown Orlando, is a prime location for an extensive (and fulfilling) shopping or dining experience, or even a leisurely stroll around the lake in the adjacent Cranes Roost Park.
Altamonte's anchor stores include big names like Sears and Macy's, while you’ll also discover some diverse gems. For women, venues like White House Black Market showcase an impressive collection of clothing and accessories while Wet Seal, Hollister, or Justice are among those to cover the needs of the young ones.
6. Disney Springs Disney Springs – the walkable lakeside destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment within the Walt Disney World complex. There’s literally something for everyone in your travel party and in your gift list.
Ranging from fancy shaving gear to stylish headwear and obviously every kind of Disney souvenir you can possibly think of, no one leaves Disney Springs empty-handed. It also has a bunch of famous chef-owned restaurants, taking care of the foodies that visit the iconic place!
So whether you are a premium mall shopper, or looking for a small but classy store or some discount outlets, Orlando got you covered for all your shopping needs and often something more! There are so many options that you will often find yourself in a dilemma to pick one and leave out the rest.
So, plan your shopping list well so as to not miss anything and try to cover all that this amazing shopper’s destination has to offer. You will more often than not end up buying more than you actually planned!