Shopping in Jakarta
List of Popular Shopping Malls in Jakarta
After eating, shopping is probably the second most popular national pastime in Jakarta. Shopping malls are everywhere, and you probably will not have enough time to visit them all. Whatever you are looking for, luxurious brands or typical Indonesian souvenirs, you will have plenty of choice to choose from. Below points are some of the closest shopping malls near Grand Hyatt Jakarta.
Plaza Indonesia (adjacent to Grand Hyatt Jakarta)
Plaza Indonesia is considered to be Indonesia's first-class shopping and lifestyle destination. Fashion, luxury, quality and 5-star customer service are the main features that define Plaza Indonesia. What distinguishes Plaza Indonesia from the many competitors is the exclusivity of its prime retailers, the superior quality of its construction materials, up-market customer profile, first-rate services and facilities and a prime location, in the center of Jakarta's business district. More than 50 top International luxury brands can be found at Plaza Indonesia, such as Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Dior, Gucci, Givenchy, Celine, Fendi, Balenciaga, Saint Laurent Paris, Lanvin, Valentino, Giorgio Armani, Loewe, Brioni, Salvatore Ferragamo, Jimmy Choo, Chrsitian Louboutin, Cartier, Bvlgari, Tiffany & Co and Rolex.
Full address of Plaza Indonesia: Jl. M.H. Thamrin Kav. 28-30, Jakarta 10350
Official website: www.plazaindonesia.com
Grand Indonesia Shopping Mall (walking distance)
Grand Indonesia is one of the largest shopping centers in South East Asia, covering an area of about 640,000 m2 and expanding over eight levels of shopping area. The mall is spread over two buildings, the East Mall and the West Mall. The two malls are connected through a multi-level skywalk bridge. Here is a short list of what you can find in Grand Indonesia Shopping Mall:
- Best Denki - electronic devices
- blitzmegaplex - cinema
- Ranch Market - supermarket
- Ace Home Center
- Esprit - clothing
- Forever 21
- Crystal Jade Palace
- Kinokuniya – bookshop
- H&M- clothing
Full address of Grand Indonesia Shopping Mall: Jl. MH.Thamrin No.1, Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10310
Official Website: www.grand-indonesia.com
Sarinah (especially for Indonesian handcrafts and Batik items)
Sarinah Department store is the perfect solution for those who desire to buy typical Indonesian souvenirs. The 3rd floor of this department store offers a wide range of choice, such as custom made furnitures, handicrafts, puppets, batiks, carvings, weaving, silver, jewelry, basketry, leather goods and a range of interior design items from all over the country.
Full address of Plaza Indonesia: Jl. Thamrin, Central Jakarta Sarinah, Jl. M.H. Thamrin 11, Menteng
Official Website: www.sarinah.co.id
Ambassador Mall is a shopping centre which sells mobile phones, cameras, laptops and other electronic devices with complete accessories. It is strategically located adjacent to ITC Kuningan. Ambassador Mall appeals to many people because of the complete and up to date goods with cheap price. Besides electronics, there are also clothing stores, supermarket (Carrefour), fresh fruit stores, restaurants, ATM and many other items.
Full Address: Jl. Prof. Dr. Satrio, Kuningan, Central Jakarta 12940
Opening Hours: 10:30 AM – 9:00 PM
ITC Mangga Dua
Situated north of Jakarta, this shopping mall is deemed to be Jakarta’s go-to mall for bulk and bargain shopping. The literal meaning of mangga dua is “the two mangoes”, offering everything and anything to customers and pass byers. Mangga dua is big on electronics, clothing wear, food stalls and tiny bits and bobs you can think of. It’s one of Jakarta’s favorite shopping destinations for both local and tourists.
Full Address: Jl. Mangga Dua Raya, Mangga Dua Utara, North Jakarta 14430
Opening Hours: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Official Website: www.itc-manggadua.com
If you’re looking for Muslim clothes, hijabs and batik, you’re in for a treat. Thamrin City is best known for having the most complete Muslim clothes and batiks with competitive price range. Located a few blocks away from Grand Hyatt Jakarta, Thamrin City features a shopping mall which houses many Indonesian Batik clothes shops, 3 apartment towers and town houses on the 10th floor. Thamrin City is a family-friendly place to dine and shop during the weekends.
Full Address: Jl. Thamrin Boulevard, Jakarta, Indonesia
Opening Hours: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Official Website: www.thamrincity.co.id
Tanah Abang is a famous marketplace for its wholesale prices on fashion clothes from China, Hong-kong, Shanghai and Thailand. The shops at Tanah Abang offer very cheap prices for clothing wear and usually give out further discounts to attract customers. This is a definite shopping haven for women and mothers alike to shop the whole day. Going there will take approximately 15 minutes by car.
Full Address: Jl. K.H. Mas Mansyur, Kampung Bali, Central Jakarta 10250
Opening Hours: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Official Website: www.tanahabang.com