Las Vegas has become a shopping mecca over the years thanks to its diverse collection of shopping malls and centers. Offering something for every budget and taste, each complex has a clientele all its own.
Those looking for luxury needn't look any further than The Shops at Crystals, which boasts the largest collection of flagship stores and unique-to-market locations in Las Vegas. Searching for a mix of designer names and affordable fashions? Then head to The Forum Shops at Caesars, which houses everything from H&M and Gap to Louis Vuitton and Versace.
For a real bargain, Las Vegas Premium Outlets - North and Las Vegas Premium Outlets - South offer shoppers a chance to save anywhere from 25 to 65 percent at their many retailers. Meadows Mall, meanwhile, offers guests two stories of reasonably priced stores to shop in, including such fun shops as Spencer's and As Seen On TV.
Las Vegas is also known for its many striking shopping environments, like the Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian | The Palazzo which has its own replica Grand Canal. For those who want to soak up some sun while they shop, the city is home to several picturesque outdoor shopping centers, too, including Town Square Las Vegas and Tivoli Village.
For more on these and Las Vegas' many other remarkable retail complexes, check out our list of the 10 best shopping malls and centers below.
Boasting an array of reasonably priced retailers, this two-story mall is located just minutes from the Strip, across from the Las Vegas Springs Preserve. Anchored by four department stores--JCPenney, Macy's, Dillard's and Sears--shoppers are sure to find everything they need under one roof. Kids are guaranteed to find something they'll love at the Disney Store and Justice; teens won't want to leave Hot Topic, Icing by Claire's and Spencer's; and adults will find just what they want at Victoria's Secret, Things Remembered and rue21. There's even something for the furry members of your family at Frisky Pet Emporium! Once you've worked up an appetite, shoppers can grab a quick bite to eat at one of several delectable eateries, including Johnny Rockets and McDonald's.
Downtown has a reputation for being the more affordable side of Las Vegas, so it only makes sense that one of the city's best outlet malls is located there. Featuring 175 stores, including one of only three David Yurman outlet stores nationwide, Las Vegas North Premium Outlets is home to many upper- and mid-range retailers--stores like Calvin Klein, DKNY and Reebok. Other retailers include A|X Armani Exchange, Ann Taylor, Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana, Hot Topic, Porsche Design, True Religion and more. Shoppers can save anywhere from 25 to 65 percent, making Las Vegas North Premium Outlets one of the best shopping bets in Las Vegas. It is an outdoor mall, however, so if you're visiting during the summer and unaccustomed to the heat, you may want to visit during the morning or evening when temperatures are less than incendiary.
Located just south of Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas South Premium Outlets is home to 140 stores, including Adidas, Aeropostale, Ann Taylor, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Guess, Hot Topic, Charlotte Russe, Kenneth Cole, Michael Kors, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok, Timberland, Tommy Hilfiger, True Religion and many more. Shoppers can find savings both inside and outside of the recently renovated retail center, as several stores are only accessible from the new outdoor promenade. Recent store openings include the Disney Store, Big Dogs, Chico's and Lucky Brand. Guests can save anywhere from 25 to 65 percent daily, making this a popular shopping destination with both tourists and locals alike.
Located just 15 minutes from the Strip, Tivoli Village is one of Las Vegas' most luxurious shopping destinations. European-style architecture resembling a centuries-old village sets the stage for an unforgettable outdoor retail experience. Guests can shop a unique collection of retailers ranging from luxury brands to one-of-a-kind boutiques, as well as dine at several palate-pleasing restaurants. Tenants include PACSUN, ANGL, Charming Charlie, Jeff White Custom Jewelry, Ethan Allen, Kidville, Ritual Salon & Spa, BRIO Tuscan Grille, Echo & Rig Butcher and Steakhouse and Cantina Laredo. Tivoli Village also hosts several fun monthly events for guests to enjoy; visit its website for the most up to date information.
Showcasing an unparalleled array of the world's most exclusive retailers, The Shops at Crystals is the most luxurious retail center on the Strip. Its incredible array of prestigious brands features one of the largest Louis Vuitton stores in the world, as well as flagships for Prada, Gucci, FENDI and Dolce & Gabbana Women's. Unique-to-the-market retailers include Sisley, Kiki de Montparnasse, Kiton, Lanvin, Mikimoto, Miu Miu, Paul Smith, Porsche Design and Tourbillon. The Shops at Crystals is also home to several mouth-watering restaurants, including Bobby's Burger Palace, Mastro's Ocean Club, Todd English P.U.B., Social House and Wolfgang Puck Pizzeria & Cucina.
This sleek 1.2-mile retail/entertainment complex is located at the heart of the famed Las Vegas Strip. Boasting 170 stores, 15 restaurants and several live performance venues, it's easy to spend an entire day here. There's even a free multi-million-dollar indoor fountain show! Restaurants and retailers include PBR Rock Bar & Grill, boasting a Strip-side location with excellent food, drinks and bull riding; Sugar Factory, the sweet shop adored by Hollywood's hottest celebrities; Club Tattoo, featuring some of the best tattoo artists and body piercers in the nation; the first House of Hoops by Foot Locker in the city; the 15,000-square-foot Cabo Wabo Cantina; Las Vegas' very own Sin City Brewing Co.; GUESS; Urban Outfitters; True Religion Brand Jeans; Meatball Spot; H&M; and more.
Featuring breathtaking cobblestone walkways and illuminated painted ceilings centered along a quarter-mile-long Grand Canal, the 875,000-square-foot Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian | The Palazzo is a must-see shopping, dining and entertainment destination. Anchored by an 85,000-square-foot Barneys New York, the center features more than 160 signature stores with dozens of the world's premier luxury brands, including Diane von Furstenberg, Tory Burch, Burberry and Michael Kors. It's also home to more than a dozen restaurants, many led by award-winning chefs like Wolfgang Puck (CUT and Postrio Bar & Grill) and Emeril Lagasse (Table 10 and Delmonico Steakhouse). Probably the Grand Canal Shoppes' biggest claim to fame, however, is the romantic gondola rides guests can take complete with singing gondoliers. No trip to the breathtaking shopping center is complete without one!
One of the newer shopping centers in Las Vegas, Town Square has quickly become a locals favorite thanks to its standout shops, trendy restaurants and entertainment resources. The open-air center, situated on 93 acres, features 24 buildings detailing a collage of Old World and contemporary architectural styles, along with pedestrian-friendly streets and lushly landscaped walkways that provide the ideal atmosphere for enjoying a day with the family. An eclectic mix of retailers comprise Town Square's shopping experience, including Tommy Bahama, bebe, Whole Foods Market, Guitar Center, GUESS, Abercrombie & Fitch, Apple, Victoria's Secret and Sephora. Dining options range from family favorites like California Pizza Kitchen and Claim Jumper to hot spots like BRIO Tuscan Grille, Yard House and Sugar Factory American Brasserie. Town Square also features an 18-screen movie theater as well as its own children's park. It's pet friendly too, so bring Fido along!
The largest shopping destination on the Strip and one of the largest shopping centers in the U.S., Fashion Show features more than 250 boutiques and seven signature department stores: Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Macy's, Macy's Men's, Dillard's, Nordstrom and Forever 21. It's also home to the first Topshop location on the West Coast and the only Disney Store on the Strip. Other popular retailers include Hot Topic, Apple, Ann Taylor and Louis Vuitton. For shoppers hungry for a quick bite to eat, Fashion Show boasts a massive food court featuring everything from KFC Express to Hot Dog on a Stick. There are plenty of sit-down restaurants in the retail center as well, like Grimaldi's, The Capital Grille, RA Sushi, El Segundo Sol and Stripburger.
The Forum Shops at Caesars is arguably the place to "shop til you drop" in Las Vegas. Home to more than 160 specialty retailers and upscale restaurateurs including Louis Vuitton, Gucci, MAC Cosmetics, Versace, Jimmy Choo, Christian Louboutin and the world's largest watch store, Tourneau Time Dome, The Forum Shops at Caesars offers that perfect mix of affordable fashions and couture finds. When you need to refuel, there are plenty of mouth-watering restaurants on premise sure to cure shoppers' hunger pangs, like Sushi Roku, Carmine's, The Cheesecake Factory and The Palm. The retail center is also home to the popular Atlantis Aquarium, featuring more than 300 tropical fish.