Opened since November 2011, The Crescent Mall is Vietnam’s first shopping mall meeting international standards. Ms. Joanne Gasgonia – manager of Crescent Mall said: “Shopping at Crescent Mall is similar to walking in a park, or in other words, choosing new bags or shoes is similar to admiring beautiful flowers. We create a comfortable and uncrowded space which makes you enjoy your space at its best”. There is no doubt Crescent Mall is one of best shopping malls in Ho Chi Minh City.
Location: 101 Ton Dat Tien Street, Tan Phu Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. This mall is about 10 km from District 1. It is located next to the famous Crescent Lake and Starlight Bridge.
Operating hours: 10:00 – 22:00
Hotline: +84 28 5413 3333
Owner: Phu My Hung Corporation
History, building, architecture, decorations, garden of Crescent Mall
Invested by Phu My Hung Corporation, the construction of Crescent Mall was started in July 2009. The cost to develop this mall was about 110 million US dollars. In November 2011, Phu My Hung Corporation announce a grand opening of the Crescent Mall with a total floor area of 112,000 m2. The building has 6 floors above ground and 3 spacious basements.
The mall stretches along the street and has a creative curved glass facade. Most of the restaurants and cafes have a view of the Crescent Lake and Starlight Bridge. There is also a nice square in front of the mall. A spacious green grass next to the mall is a plus of this shopping center.
What is inside Crescent Mall?
As mentioned above, the mall has a total floor area of 112,000 m2. The 6 floors above ground consist of 45,000 m2 area for 200 retail stores, 6,000 m2 supermarket, 1,300 m2 area used as modern cinema and entertainment center, 2,000 m2 area for restaurants and cafes with a capacity for 1,000 people. In addition, there are lots of outdoor restaurants and cafes looking over Crescent Lake. Highlights of this mall include GG Stadium Center – the first Esports Gaming Centers in Vietnam, L’amour CGV cinema room, the first pet park in Ho Chi Minh City.
2 spacious basements and an outdoor area are used for motorbike and car parking. The basement B1 houses Auchan Supermarket, Cho Lon Electronics Center, some stores, restaurants and cafes.
The outdoor square and spacious hall on the ground floor are for organizing commercial events, festivals, cultural activities, live shows, concerts of many famous artists, fashion shows. Free product introduction and activities for kids attracts lots of foreigners and Vietnamese people.
What to do at Crescent Mall?
In comparison to other malls in Ho Chi Minh City, Crescent Mall houses lots of famous foreign brand names. The biggest part of this mall is fashion and accessories stores. There are also lifestyle stores and electronics retail stores and showrooms.
Enjoy great foods and drinks
Restaurants and cafes is the second biggest part of Crescent Mall. One of the highlights of restaurants and cafes at this mall is the large dinning space. For example, Phuc Long Coffee & Tea shop at Crescent Mall is spacious and airy than shops of this chains in places. The dinning area with over 50 restaurants and cafes offers more than 1,000 foods of different cuisines such as Japanese, Korean, Thai, Chinese, American, Italian, Vietnamese cuisines. The mall has most of the popular brand names including buffet restaurant, fast food restaurants in Vietnam.
Go to supermarket
Buy electronic products
Buy some good books
Take a trip around the mall by train
Watch a movie
Entertain at Game Zone
What to do if you have children?
Crescent Mall provides free buses from District 1 to the mall, ATMs, information counter, baby room.
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