One of the world’s top 50 largest shopping malls, the Gateway Theatre of Shopping is a sprawling expanse of more than 350 retail outlets, 90 restaurants and 18 movie theatres. This one-stop shop for contemporary entertainment is also home to an arcade, theme park, indoor fair and a large skate park designed by the world-famous skateboarder, Tony Hawk.
Looking for some retail therapy? Browse the designer goods at such stores as Ben Sherman, Country Road, G-Star Raw and Guess. You’ll also find a wealth of shops selling books, stationary, electronics, confectionary, health and beauty products, furniture and gifts. When you need a break from shopping, check out the highest fountain in Africa, roll the arm over at the ten-pin bowling alley or ride one of the three Flow Riders.
Satisfy your hunger cravings both big and small at one of the on-site eateries, from the enticing Cacao Chocolate Bar to the Cape Town Fish Market. You can also enjoy exotic cuisine at Cuba Lounge, Simply Asian or Panarottis, while Gloria Jean’s Coffee is ideal for a light bite.
The Gateway Theatre of Shopping is located in Umhlanga, about 25 minutes’ drive from Durban or 20 minutes from King Shaka International Airport. There are numerous parks available on site from 13 different entrances.