10 Best Shopping Destinations in Phoenix: From Bargain Basement to Upscale Chic

Patricia Escarcega

By , Local Expert, Phoenix
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Phoenix has enjoyed a shopping renaissance of sorts, with a spate of new venues turning the city into one of the best shopping destinations in the Southwest, especially for bargain hunters. Visitors will enjoy taking in the amenities at the city's newest shopping centers as well as enjoying well-established shopping destinations. For the best in upscale shopping, head to the Biltmore Fashion Park, where high-end names like Saks Fifth Avenue and Escada have been in residence for decades. Biltmore Fashion Park is also home to the newly opened UNION, an independent concept featuring 18 small, locally-owned boutiques....  Read more »

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    Phoenix Premium Outlets

    Phoenix Premium Outlet is an upscale outlet shopping destinations featuring hard-to-find brand names.

    Local Expert Tip: "Groups of 15 or more receive free VIP Coupon Books upon arrival."

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    Biltmore Fashion Park

    Biltmore Fashion Park offers a uniquely Phoenix shopping experience in gracious, central city location.

    Local Expert Tip: "Stop at the Concierge Desk for a complimentary visitor guide courtesy of the Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau and a free Shopping & Dining Visitor Rewards book."

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    Tanger Outlets

    The Tanger Outlets in Phoenix are one of the newest and most comprehensive outlet shopping destinations in the Valley of the Sun.

    Local Expert Tip: "Check in at the Tanger Customer Service center for discount coupons and a center brochure which provides a handy map of the store locations."

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    Outlets at Anthem

    The Outlets at Anthem feature more than 60 designer brand shops conveniently located just off the I-17 north of Phoenix.

    Local Expert Tip: "Stop at Guest Services for a VIP savings card."

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    Desert Ridge Marketplace

    Desert Ridge Marketplace offers an upscale, interactive shopping experience in a family-friendly north Phoenix setting.

    Local Expert Tip: "For a summertime treat, take the kids to the interactive Splash Pad located near the AMC movie theatre, open daily from 7am to 11pm."

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    Chandler Fashion Center

    Chandler Fashion Center is a premiere shopping destination with more than 185 shops and restaurants in an upscale indoor/outdoor setting.

    Local Expert Tip: "Can't find the perfect gift? Chandler Fashion Center offers guests shopping help from a complimentary personal shopper."

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    The Shops at Norterra

    Norterra offers a casual upscale shopping oasis in scenic north Phoenix.

    Local Expert Tip: "Norterra hosts free car shows and family night events. Check their website for current events."

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    Arrowhead Towne Center

    Arrowhead Towne Center on Phoenix's west side offers upscale shopping in a fun, family-friendly setting.

    Local Expert Tip: "Stop by the popular Lego's store--fun for the whole family. "

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    Westgate City Center

    Westgate City Center is one of the city's most lively entertainment districts, featuring dining, shopping...  Read more »

    Local Expert Tip: "Free live music in the Fountain Park on the weekends. Check the Westgate City Center website for details."

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    Tempe Marketplace

    Tempe Marketplace is a popular open air marketplace in Phoenix's east valley featuring outdoor fireplaces...  Read more »

    Local Expert Tip: "Live music on the District Stage every weekend."



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