When it is raining outside, Vancouver has several malls that offer you a dry place to shop. Over 400 stores ranging from department stores, local boutiques, chain stores and food stores make shopping easy and convenient. Visit Vancouver malls for fabulous fashion, fantastic food and superb deals. Enjoy the best shopping places Vancouver has to offer and discover a bit of history, experience oriental culture, or relax in a café.

Vancouver Malls


Metropolis at Metrotown


  • Monday – Friday: 10 AM – 9 PM

  • Saturday: 9:30 AM – 9 PM

  • Sunday: 11 AM – 6 PM

Just 20 miles outside of Vancouver in Burnaby, this mall lives up to its name as the largest mall in B.C. With 450 plus stores, restaurants, movie theatres and events, it is easy to find something to do even on the rainiest day.

Shop for anything from appliances and home décor to children’s clothing a dress for a night out. You will find everything at great prices that fit into any budget.


Oakridge Centre Mall


  • Monday, Tuesday & Saturday: 9:30 AM – 7 PM

  • Wednesday – Friday: 9:30 AM – 9 PM

  • Sunday: 11 AM – 6 PM

If you want to do some mid-range or upscale shopping, then Oakridge Centre Mall is the perfect place for you. With underground parking, you can easily access the 150 plus shops such as Banana Republic and Tiffany’s, a large food court selection, and several movie theatres. The theatres along with the many toy shops and a large indoor kids’ play area make this mall perfect for bringing the kids on a rainy day.


Pacific Centre Mall


  • Monday, Tuesday & Saturday: 10 AM – 7 PM

  • Wednesday – Friday: 10 AM – 9 PM

  • Sunday: 11 AM – 6 PM

Pacific Center Mall is one of the Vancouver malls that one should never miss. Looks are definitely deceiving as more than one hundred of its stores are actually underground, keeping the skyline intact. Shopping in this mall is quite comfortable and you can easily get to some luxury stores such as Holt Renfrew or The Bay using the elevated walkways or escalators. There is a wide selection of stores making it easy to find something that fits your needs and your budget from inexpensive to the pricier items.


Richmond Centre Mall


  • Monday, Tuesday & Saturday: 9:30 AM – 7 PM

  • Wednesday – Friday: 9:30 AM – 9 PM

  • Sunday: 11 AM – 6 PM

Richmond Centre Mall is more mid-range when it comes to prices than Oakridge is. It still has some higher end fashion and electron shops though. Located just 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver, by Canada Line, this is the biggest mall in Richmond. You can enjoy 250 plus shops and services and a fancier version of a food court.


Park Royal Shopping Centre


  • Monday – Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

  • Wednesday – Friday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

  • Saturday: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Sunday & Holidays: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The very first mall in Vancouver, Park Royal Shopping Centre is uniquely divided into two: the North Mall and the South Mall. The large food fair will also make your shopping trip unique as you enjoy the modern contemporary architecture that includes a fireplace. Located just over the Lion’s Gate Bridge, this mall has everything from bargain shops to DIY stores.


Aberdeen Centre Mall


  • Monday – Wednesday: 11 AM – 7 PM

  • Thursday – Saturday: 11 AM – 9 PM

  • Sunday & Holiday: 11 AM – 7 PM

Get a unique shopping experience when you visit the oriental themed Aberdeen Centre Mall. Aberdeen was one of the first Asian malls in Canada that gives shoppers the experience of Asia without expensive travel.

There is a large range of multicultural shops, home décor stores and restaurants that fit into any budget. Aberdeen Centre Mall is truly a unique shopping experience when you enjoy the singing fountain and many events throughout the year, including fantastic festivities for the Chinese New Year.


Sinclair Centre

Split into two levels, this renovated historical building has a variety of shops to provide the ultimate shopping experience. After you enjoy shopping at Leone Boutique, Plaza Escada, and The Perfume Shop relax at L’Express Café. Whether you are visiting Vancouver or living in Vancouver, you will have an enjoyable shopping experience. 


Sears on Granville

As one of the famous Vancouver malls, Sears has it all. Whether you want to shop the newest bargains or designer labels, Sears as something for you. If you are planning a vacation, you can even book your next trip with Sears Travel Services located inside.


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