As things start to look up in North America, we can all start to look forward to returning to some of our favourite places, as well as some new destinations. Malls have opened and closed periodically over the last year or so, and it’s time to start planning your next mall trip for once they begin to re-open for what we can hope will be indefinite.
Whether you are looking to shop locally or travel domestically, there are a plethora of shopping centres you’ve never heard of. Start planning your next shopping trip with a Canadian shopping mall directory to identify various mall locations, their hours and their list of stores.
Whether it’s thanks to the stores, location or entertainment, these shopping centres all have something special to offer.
CF Toronto Eaton Centre
Eaton Centre is a multi-levelled shopping mall with over 300 stores in the heart of downtown Toronto, ranging from high-fashion brands to more affordable shops. If visiting during the winter, be sure to check out the holiday decorations that the mall graces shoppers with every year.
West Edmonton Mall
Shopping, swimming and roller coasters are only a few attractions available at this mall. The mall located in Edmonton, Alberta, is a match made in heaven for everyone in the family. If you are travelling, make sure to check out the hotels within the mall to give yourself the perfect getaway.
Metropolis at Metrotown
Located on the West Coast of Canada (Burnaby, British Columbia), this mall has plenty of up-and-coming beauty shops along with a movie theatre perfect for any date night. The Metropolis has everything you need, including grocery shopping options with the Real Canadian Superstore and Walmart within walking distance in the mall.
Les Galeries de la Capitale
The mall located just outside of Quebec City, Quebec in Les Rivières, is a fan favourite among locals. On a smaller scale, but still notable, the mall has an amusement park with a carousel, an ice rink and roller coasters – fun for the whole family.
Outlet Collection at Niagara
If you’re looking to spend a day outdoors while also shopping at affordable prices, this outlet mall located in Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario, is a great option. The outlet mall is the largest of its kind in Canada, with Niagara Falls’ beauty only a 10-minute drive away.
CF Rideau Centre
Like the Eaton Centre, this mall’s location is in the centre of the city in downtown Ottawa, Ontario. This shopping centre is the biggest in the country’s capital with everything you need within a 10-minute walk to Parliament Hill.
Square One Mall
We’d be remiss if we didn’t include the biggest shopping mall in the largest populated province. Located in Mississauga, Ontario, this mall will keep you occupied for hours as it covers 2.2 million square feet of shopping and food.
Special mall bonus:
Any fans of the hit 2004 film Mean Girls should check out CF Sherway Gardens mall located in Etobicoke, Ontario. The mall scenes were are all shot in this 2-floored mall. It’s so fetch.