Paris Shopping Malls sell good food, wine, fashion and perfume at affordable prices. The biggest shopping malls are not in downtown, but some of them are easily reachable by metro. Do your shopping there as Parisians do. Best shopping in Paris.
Shopping is, with sightseeing, the top reason why so many people come to the City of Lights, the most visited in the world. You can go shopping at the department stores, in the top fashion streets and at the myriad of stores everywhere. It is really possible to find anything you dream of in the city.
Nowadays, Parisians regularly go to Paris Shopping Malls (Shopping Centers). These shopping venues combine choice, affordable prices and availability of restaurants. Most Paris Shopping Malls are open on Saturdays and Sundays.
The Champs Elysees, Beaugrenelle, Le Forum des Halles and Carrousel du Louvre Shopping Malls are close to some of the most famous sights in the city. They are therefore very practical. Farther away from downtown, Les Quatre Temps and Val d'Europe are the biggest. Mostly visited by locals, these Shopping Malls are easily reachable by metro.
These Shopping Malls, except Champs Elysees Shopping Malls, have a parking. Aeroville, is the closest Shopping Mall for passengers in Charles de Gaulle Paris Airport.
With 150 shops, Beaugrenelle is the largest and newest Shopping Mall near the Eiffel Tower.
Brands represented include Adidas Originals, Aigle, American Vintage, Ba&sh, Bellerose, Berenice, Camaieu, Claudie Pierlot, Esprit, H&M, Hollister, Lacoste, Levi’s, Maje, Manga, Marks & Spencers, Michael Kors, Nike, Pablo, Sandro, the Kooples, the North Face, Tommy Hifiger, Uniqlo, Zadig & Voltaire, Zara. 20' walk from Tour Eiffel.
Beaugrenelle has a number of restaurants including Lebanese Noura, Asian Panasia and French Cojean.
The shops are open Monday to Saturday, from 10 am to 8.30 pm, Sunday 11am to 7pm. Movie theaters and restaurants are open Monday to Sunday 10am to midnight. Web site
Charles de Gaulle Paris Airport, the largest airport near the city of lights, has many duty free shops. Most of these stores sell luxury products. It is not easy to find in Charles De Gaulle Airport the local products parisians buy such as fashion, food and wine at good prices.
The brand new Aeroville Shopping Mall near Charles de Gaulle Airport fills that gap. Aeroville has 200 shops, a cinema multiplex, a practical parking. The Aeroville Shopping Mall is open everyday from 10am to 8pm. There is a low frequency free shuttle from RER B terminal 1 train station (taxi exit). Check schedule before your visit.
Aeroville is located in the cities of of Tremblay and Roissy-en-France, 500 meters from hotel Hyatt and the ACCOR Village of Paris Nord 2. The hotels Allée du verger (4000 rooms) are at 900 meters of Aeroville.
Aeroville web site
Largest shopping mall in central districts with 150 shops.
The many fashion brands represented include Aigle, Calzedonia, Celio, Claudie Pierlot, Comptoir des Cotonniers, du Pareil au Même, H&M, Lacoste, Levi’s, Etam, Gap, Mango, Naf Naf, New Look, Petit Bateau, Pimkie, Princesse Tam Tam, Promod, Sandro, Zara.
The spectacular canopy above the shopping mall is one of the newest attractions of the city. Les Halles is a lively and central district of the city. The Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral and Le Marais are all within walking distance. When the on going renovation work will be completed, the whole district will be the beating heart of the city.
Address: 101 Porte Berger 75001 Paris.
Open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 8pm
Sunday from 11am to 7pm. Web site
Large and busy mall. Auchan hypermarket. Brands having a store include Agatha, Aigle, Alain Figaret, American Vintage, Apple Store, Armand Thierry, Aubade, Cafe Cotton, Camaieu, Caroll, Celio, Claudie Pierlot, Comptoir des Cottoniers, Cyrillus, Etam, Finsbury, Lacoste, Lancel, Le Coq Sportif, Le Tanneur, Levis, L’Occitane, Louis Pion, Maisons du Monde, Maje, Manfield, Mango, Marrionaud, Massimo Duti, Mauboussin, Monoprix, Naf-Naf, Nature & Decouvertes, New Look, Nike, Petit Bateau, Phildar, Pimkie, Princesse Tam Tam, Promod, Sandro, Sephora, Swatch, the Kooples, the North Face, Uniqlo, Yves Rocher, Zara.
Les Quatre Temps Shopping Mall is open 10am to 8pm Monday to Sunday. Web site.
Detailed information on La Defense shopping.
Very central. At the entrance of Louvre Museum. Features famous Printemps Department Store. Web site.
Address: 99 rue de Rivoli 75001 Paris.
Medium size. Upscale.
Open Monday to Sunday 10am to 8pm. Web site
Elysees 26, Galeries du Claridge and Arcades des Champs Elysees are mid-size shopping malls on Champs Elysees, a lively shopping district. Most stores are open on Sunday.
Paris metro: Champs Elysees Clemenceau (line 1 and 13), Franklin Roosevelt (line 1 and 9), George V (line 1) and Etoile (line 1, 6, 2) metro stations. Locate Champs Elysees Shopping Malls on Paris map.
Detailed information on Champs Elysees shops.
5 minutes from Disneyland by metro. Hypermarket. Maybe the best Shopping Mall in town.
Address: 14 cours du Danube 77711 Marne la Vallee.
Open 10am to 9pm Monday to Saturday. Sunday 10am to 8pm. Web site.
Outlet Shopping Mall dedicated to fashion. 33% discount on last year French fashion. Most French fashion brands are there. Close to Disneyland.
Open 10am to 8.30pm Monday to Sunday.
Prices are about the same in all Paris Shopping Malls and Shopping Centers.
Don't overlook Monoprix supermarkets. They are around the corner, sell great and affordable clothes branded Monoprix.
Shopping in the city of lights is unique: besides large shopping malls, the city has myriads of more typical shopping venues, from tiny specialist shops to large department stores.
You will also love the many markets with fresh products around the corner. Check list of best Paris Markets.