If you want to invest in Turkey, it is better that you should take into consideration many features of the city that have an impact on the property value. Shopping center is one of the things that has a big influence on this issue. Shopping in İstanbul is wild and young; the activity that attracts many people. Since the 1980s, this concept has showed a huge advancement and more and more malls have emerged recently.
Most of these shopping malls have been built in such way that one can reach there easily by taxi, subway or bus. As a well-known area in shopping sector, Istanbul offers its fancy and quality shopping centers that include good quality and worldwide brands. We have selected for you 5 shopping malls with luxury shops, cafes and dining areas.
With approximately 160 shops such as Beymen, Harvey Nichols and Vakko, Kanyon is known as a huge complex and designed as a canyon. It is located in Levent and it is pretty accessible by subway or bus. This is a “multi-purpose” complex since fancy restaurants, fitness centers, hairdressers and more facilities are found inside of it.
Esentepe Mahallesi Büyükdere Caddesi No:185 Şişli, İstanbul
+90 212 353 53 00
• ISTINYE PARK
This shopping mall includes 300 shops and it is famous for having the first IMAX Theater. Located in Sarıyer district, its design and construction show the mall’s luxury and fancy style. There are many outdoor and indoor places inside of the mall. In Istinye Park, you can find a big park, a fashion area and a sports area that is known as Hillside Sports Leisure Club.
İstinye Bayırı Caddesi No:73 Sarıyer, İstanbul
+90 212 345 55 55
• FORUM ISTANBUL
As Europe’s largest shopping center, Forum İstanbul is located in Bayrampasa and there are Turkey’first gigantic aquarium TurkuaZoo and the first ice museum as well. This place is a perfect choice for families to spend their weekends with their children since there are many fun activities and facilites. Forum Istanbul keeps one of the branches of IKEA also.
Kocatepe Mahallesi Paşa Caddesi Bayrampaşa, İstanbul
+90 212 443 13 50
Probably the most crowded shopping center in Istanbul city, Cevahir greets you with almost more than 200 shops and 6 floors. This is also a good spot for you and your family to spend a wonderful day at its game center, theme park or movie theatre. In the food courts, there are many good restaurants and cafes that serve different cultures. This is the largest shopping mall in Europe and the second largest one in the world in fact.
Büyükdere Caddesi No:22 Şişli, İstanbul
+90 212 368 69 00
• ZORLU CENTER
Having created a different concept unlike the others, Zorlu Center welcomes you with its 180 shops that include Apple Store, Beymen, Superdry, Dolce&Gabbana, Burberry and many more international and local brands. Besides, there is a gourmet floor that offers good quality restaurants like Eataly and Morini, Kosebasi and Gunaydin. In the center, there is a “performing arts center” where many art performances and shows are held.
Levazım Mahallesi Barbaros Bulvarı Kavşağı Beşiktaş, İstanbul
+90 212 444 94 96