Located on Nguyen Hue Street which is a hustle and bustle walking street, shopping and entertainment center of the city, Saigon Garden Mall with its green design and beautiful decoration is an ideal place to relax, enjoy great foods and drinks, shop for clothes, accessories, souvenirs in Ho Chi Chi Minh City. Although Saigon Garden Mall is not as large as other shopping malls in Ho Chi Minh City, its elegant, creative and eco-friendly interior and exterior design as well as the good location make it worth visiting.
Address: 99 Nguyen Hue Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
Opening hours: 7:00 am – 11:00 pm, daily
Tel: +84 981815817
Grand opening day: 22nd December 2015
The big part of this mall is perhaps outdoor and indoor green spaces. Mini gardens cover the mall, Green trees and plants are everywhere in the mall so that it is named Saigon Garden. Visitors can see the modern green facade of the building and a gardens in front of the building. Trees and plants in pots, plants in hangers and wall mounted pot are abundant on every level of the building, in the balconies, on the walls, around entrances, windows. An area has glass roof which ensure the trees and under the roof get enough natural lights.
The building of Saigon Garden Mall has a unique architecture which is totally different from the neighboring buildings on Nguyen Hue Street so that it attracts most of the passengers.
Saigon Garden Mall comprises many neighboring old houses on Nguyen Hue, Huynh Thuc Khang, Ho Tung Mau, Ngo Duc Ke Streets which are upgraded and rehabilitated. Some of the old houses have old Saigon’s architecture which was inspired by French architecture. The others have modern architecture, with glass and steel windows. In the past, each house opened for business separately. Now they were made to be all in one. From outside, it is a mall with glass facade. Entering the mall, visitors are surprised by the small street lined with stores, restaurants and cafes housed in beautiful houses. Many visitors feel like being in Western countries.
In addition, Saigon Garden Mall is decorated dedicatedly and eye-catching. As mentioned above, this environmentally-friendly mall is decorated with thousands of green plants and trees. Twinkle light ropes are hung and rolled around trees, light balls are hung above. The mall owns lots of nice and spectacular ceiling lightnings. There are many areas tiled with wood which makes the atmosphere warm. All stores, restaurants and cafes are designed and decorated luxuriously and fashionably.
Amenities and services
The modern air condition system helps to control the humidity and temperature in Saigon Garden Mall. The lightning system ensures the indoor area is well lightened. There is a motorbike parking in front of the mall, with a small fee.
The staffs are well-trained and very friendly, some of them can speak Engligh. Security guards are around to make sure everything is ok and their customers are safe. The staffs wear uniforms looking like Saigon people in the past.
What is inside Saigon Garden Mall except for green spaces?
Saigon Garden Mall is a complex of fashion and accessories stores, souvenir shops, cafes, restaurants. Saigon Garden has 4 floors, divided into 2 sections as following:
Visitors can see the sign boards of Starbucks Coffee and The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf from outside the mall. Sitting at these cafes, visitors can not only enjoy the flavorful beverages and healthy food items. poinsettia The 2 high flower beds of poinsettias are in front of the 2 coffee shops.
The lobby is designed elegantly and a great place to take a rest and wait for your partners. Flower shops with lots of colorful and sweet smelling flowers make the floor stunning. 2 famous Starbuck and The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf which can be seen from outside are perhaps the most crowded cafes in the mall.
The area in the middle of Saigon Garden Mall looks like a small street, lined with Western restaurants, fashion stores, decor shops, souvenir shops housed in old houses. The street has green trees, vintage lampposts, direction boards, benches and wood floor.
2nd, 3rd, 4th floor
On the higher floors are located restaurants and cafes serving menus of Japanese, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese cuisines, stalls selling snacks and bars.
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