Calgary is full of fantastic shopping malls and malls to meet your retail therapy needs. Amuse everyone in the family with everything from luxury department stores to big screen entertainment, bargains and delicious meals. Prepare your best pair of walking shoes and add a day of shopping to your next trip to Calgary.
1. Bankers Hall
Enhance your shopping experience with chic boutiques, restaurants and a wide range of services at Bankers Hall. Dine at the Sunterra Market, Bourbon Street Grill or Earls Bankers Hall, or check out your to-do list with everything from hair salons to hairdressers, dry cleaning and shoe shine. Bankers Hall is located on historic Stephen Avenue Walk with the sculpture worthy of the Galleria Trees at the entrance. You can access Bankers Hall at C-Train station on 3rd Street SW Calgary Transit. Bankers Hall has a secure underground car park accessible from the entrance to 9th Avenue SW.
2. CF Chinook Centre
The CF Chinook Center is Calgary’s largest shopping, dining and entertainment destination with over 250 stores. Department stores like Hudson’s Bay, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue make it easy to spend the day at the CF Chinook Center. Watch a movie at Scotiabank Cineplex, try 5-pin bowling at Chinook Bowladrome or enjoy a casual meal at Double Zero Pizza.
You can access the CF Chinook Center at C Chinook Calgary Transit station with a covered pedestrian walkway on the Macleod Trail which leads directly to the mall. The CF Chinook Center has underground and underground parking accessible from Macleod Trail, Glenmore Trail, 5th Street and 58th Avenue. Valet parking is available on weekends and at Saks Fifth Avenue from Thursday to Sunday.
3. CF Market Mall
CF Market Mall is a welcoming mall with something for everyone in the family. Find classic Canadian products at Hudson’s Bay or designer deals at Saks Fifth Avenue Off Fifth. Children will love stopping by the Disney Store and having fun in the 1,800 square foot play area located by customer service with comfortable seats for parents to relax and unwind. You can access the CF Market Mall from Calgary Transit University train station C and bus line 8. Free underground and underground parking is available with access to 32nd Avenue.
4. The Core Shopping Centre
CORE Mall is the only mall in downtown Calgary. Luxury retailers like Harry Rosen and Holt Renfrew, alongside the Canadian department store Simons, make the CORE shopping center an elegant selection for a day of shopping. Need a moment to rest and relax? Devonian Gardens is an urban oasis on the fourth floor of the CORE Mall, with one hectare of botanical gardens, including a living wall, fountains, fish, and a playground for small buyers to climb and explore.
You can access the CORE Mall at C-Train stations on 3rd Street West and 4th Street West in Calgary. CORE has secure underground parking, with free parking on weekends and after 3:00 p.m. in Week. Valet parking is free at the CORE Mall and is located on 3rd Street SW between 7th and 8th Avenue SW. There are 4,200 additional parking spaces located within a 1 block radius.
5. CrossIron Mills
CrossIron Mills is the spot to shop if you’re looking for outlet savings or big brand stores you won’t find elsewhere in the city. With 100 outlets and over 200 stores, CrossIron Mills has everything from deals at upscale retailers like Saks Fifth Avenue Off Fifth to the outdoor outfitter Bass Pro Shops. Bass Pro Shops is a truly unique shopping experience, with antiques, artifacts, trophy fish and wildlife, and Alberta murals throughout 150,000 square feet of adventurous entertainment. Visiting Calgary? CrossIron Mills offers a savings booklet for out of town guests, internet access to check-in for your flight or print airline and hotel information, or purchase a Parks Canada Discovery Pass before you head to the mountains.
CrossIron Mills is just 20 minutes north of downtown Calgary and 5 kilometres north of YYC Calgary International Airport. Ample parking is available at various locations around the mall. CrossIron Mills also offers a Holiday Shopping Shuttle between November and January that picks up shoppers at various locations around the city for a worry free way to arrive in style.
6. Eau Claire Market
The Eau Claire market is a shopping center located centrally along the Bow River. Often host to festivals and events throughout the year, the Eau Claire market is home to a unique collection of specialty shops, boutiques and restaurants. Watch a movie at the Cineplex Odeon Eau Claire Market Cinemas, let your little ones climb the indoor playground or take a walk on the trails along the Bow River and in Prince’s Island Park.
You can access the Eau Claire market by walking north from the 3rd Street C-Train station SW Calgary Transit. Paid parking is available both underground and above ground on the south side of the shopping center.
7. Marlborough Mall
Marlborough Mall is a community oriented mall with a little bit of everything. With more than 150 stores, including a Walmart Supercentre, it’s easy to understand why the Marlborough Mall has been an important part of the community for over 40 years. The Marlborough Mall also offers a free walking program that takes place on weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Sign up at the mall’s information desk, located at entrance 5, and enjoy a safe and comfortable indoor walk with the locals.
8. Southcentre Mall
Southcentre Mall is a family shopping and entertainment destination in Calgary. Home to renowned home furnishings retailer Restoration Hardware and Western Canada’s first Sporting Life store, you can also sample a pint at the craft beer market during your shopping trip. Are you looking for style advice? The Southcentre Mall Style Academy organizes group style sessions as well as the option to book individual 90-minute sessions with a personal stylist.
You can access Southcentre Mall at Anderson Calgary Transit C-Train station with a convenient pedestrian path on Macleod Trail. Parking is available at various locations around the mall and also hosts RV parking for the night.
9. Sunridge Mall
Sunridge Mall is a comfortable shopping center conveniently located on the C-Train line of Calgary Transit. With staples like Hudson’s Bay, Shopper’s Drug Mart, Old Navy and Sport Chek, this two-story mall makes it easy to find your next retail destination. You can even stay connected while shopping with free Wi-Fi throughout the mall.
You can access Sunridge Mall at Rundle Calgary Transit train station C. Parking is available at various locations around the mall.
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10. Westbrook Mall
Westbrook Mall is a single level mall which is a great place to shop or find these last minute items when you visit Calgary. Big retailers like Walmart, Sport Chek, Mark’s and a Safeway grocery store make it easy to find everything on your list at Westbrook Mall. Westbrook Calgary Transit C-Train is a convenient way to access both Westbrook Mall and the nearby Nicholls Family Library before or after your shopping trip