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The Village Market, Nairobi

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A large, modern shopping, recreation, and entertainment center, The Village Market hosts over 150 stores with international and domestic brands in over 20,000 sq m (210,000 sq ft) of retail space. Designed to resemble an open-air African market, the complex has waterfalls, rivulets, plants, and gardens intermixed with shops where you'll find designer wear, fashion, and accessories. Water slides, a cinema, mini golf course, and a bowling alley provide entertainment, and there is a large food court with diverse menus. Live music performances are held over weekends and holidays. A visit to The Village Market represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Nairobi online travel planner to plot your vacation.
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  • I'm just back from a business trip to Nairobi and got to eat at the Village Market a few times, both breakfast, lunch and dinner! There are lots of options for eating here, as well as fast food, smoot...  more »
  • Great place for African crafts; kitenge, wood carvings, paintings, etc. Prices are fair too. It's located within the city center and easy to locate for a leisurely stroll around the city.  more »
  • If you are in the area, this mall is worth. It has 5 floors with now 50 shop! It is not yet finished and it is ' still has a lot of shops that are not occupied. However worth a visit because it is well laid out with gardens and common areas and there are many different shops.
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  • Love the set up. lots of options for pretty much all your needs. even if it's just a fun day out with the family...
  • I love being here... so many shops, so many things to explore, so many restaurant which basically means so many dishes and cuisines to taste. This is a happy place.....😉
  • Nice place...food court has wide variety of food to choose from. Nice juice and smoothies from Zucchini
  • Love coming with my family. The new area they opened is byutiful
  • The have Free Coffee tasting for Easter Holidays from the super Phyto Andro 💯% Herbal sexual supplements at the Elixier Health shop 1st floor
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