Top 10 Beijing Shopping Malls

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Plan your Beijing tour? For many, Beijing is a shopping paradise. For your convenience, We’d like to select for you the top 10 shopping malls in Beijing and guarantee that you will not leave empty-handed.

If you are not interested in shopping at high-end Beijing shopping malls, where everything seems to be overpriced at fixed prices, you may explore the top 10 markets in Beijing.

Note: We have offered subway information on how to get to the following shopping malls. You may use the Beijing subway map to guide you to get to these malls. Happy Shopping in Beijing!

Top # 01:The Malls at Oriental Plaza 东方新天地
The Malls occupies a total area of 130,000 sq. m. and is an integral part of Oriental Plaza – one of the largest commercial complexes in Asia. Situated in the heart of Beijing, the complex is located between Gold Street (Wangfujing Street) and Silver Street (North Dongdan Street).

The Malls at Oriental Plaza

The Malls is a popular shopping destination for both local residents and visitors alike.Add: No.1 East Chang An Avenue, strategically located along Wangfujing Street, Beijing
Tel: 85188888-2272
Opening Hours: 10:00-22:00

Subway: take subway line 1 and get off at the station of Wangfujing (王府井), exit from the Exit A

Top # 02: Beijing Yintai Center 北京银泰中心
Beijing Yintai has a total construction area of about 350,000 square meters. Its complex is composed ofthree main buildings – Park Hyatt Beijing, Park Hyatt Penthouses and Park Hyatt Residences. Its architect is John Portman & Associates. Located right in the center of the CBD, it’s sure to be huge hit among working professionals.

At the base, a large podium connects the three towers, providing lobbies, meeting facilities, shops, and restaurants. With Giorgio Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Hermes, more than 50 international brands such as Cartier contract settled, as well as a number of top brands of China’s flagship stores.

Add: 2 Jianguomenwaidajie, Chaoyang District,Beijing China
Opening Hours: 11:00am-9:30pm
Tel: 010-85172828, 85172929

Subway: take subway line 1 and get off at the station of Guomao (国贸), exit from Exit D


Beijing Yintai Center

Beijing Yintai Center

Top # 03: Solana – Beijing Lifestyle Shopping Mall 蓝色港湾
Solana Lifestyle Shopping Park is like a small town coming from the European by air. It is a perfect blend between commercial civilization and the natural landscape and is full of innovation and surprises.

As a water shortage city of Beijing, SOLANA has a superior hydrophilic environment on its three sides, the south and east are teeming with the water from Chaoyang Park, and the north from Landmark Lake.

If not in person, you are hard to believe that there is such a beautiful environment in the city center! Solana houses more than 1,000 international brands, with dozens of retail shops, restaurants as well as a lively bar and clubs.

Solana – Beijing Lifestyle Shopping Mall

Add: 6 Chaoyang Park Road
Tel: 010 5905-6565
Opening Hours:

Mon-Thu 11am-9:30pm, Fri-Sun 11am-10pm


Subway: Take subway line 10 and get off at the station of Liangmahe (亮马河), exit from Exit B, then have a long walk to the east along Liangma Qiao Road (亮马桥路), till the second traffic light, then turn south, down to the northwest corner of Chaoyang Park where Solana is located.

Top # 04: The Place 世贸天阶
The Place is mainly composed of the huge screen in the middle and two luxury buildings on its both sides. People walk around under the screen enjoying the space art, high technique, lighting. The Place is alao a place for luxury shopping and gourmet experience.

There are several open-air bars for you to relax. The Place is a blend of shopping mall, office building, Space Art and Fashion. The Place is designed by Jeremy Railton. He is also the designer for the world largest electric screen in Las Vegas. Two four-story malls house Tourneau, China’s largest watch boutique, D&G, Ferrari and English-language bookstore Chaterhouse.

The Place at night

Add: 9 Guanghua Lu, Beijing
Tel: 010 6587-1188

Subway: Take subway line 1 and get off at the station of Yonganli (永安里), exit from the exit B, then walk to the north along Dongdaqiao Road (东大桥路). After the first crossroad, you will see the Place on your right hand.

Top # 05: Jinyuan Yansha Shopping Mall 金源时代购物中心
The mall has a nickname of “Great Mall of China”, mainly due to its total area of 6 million square feet with six floors, 1.5 times the size of the Mall of America.

The mall has 230 escalators, over 1,000 shops, restaurant space the size of two football fields, and a skating rink…. This mall is designed to create a stable, happy, middle-income consumer class.

Add: 1 Yuanda Road, Haidian District, Beijing
Tel: 010-88872987
Opening hours: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Subway: take subway line 10, get off at the station of Changchun Qiao (长春桥) ,then walk to the west along Changchun Qiao Road (长春桥路)and Yuanda Road (远大路), you will see the mall on your right hand.

Jinyuan Yansha Shopping Mall

Jinyuan Yansha Shopping Mall

Top # 06: Capital Land Mall(Xizhimen) 凯德MALL(西直门店)
Located to the Northwest of Xizhimen Bridge on the north-west corner of the second ring road. It consists of three Grade-A office towers and a mega-shopping mall covering over 260,000 sqm.

It is the largest single complex building in the wetern part of Beijing at the present. The complex is close to No.02 Subway, No.04 Subway and No.13 Light Raiway. There are about 40 public buses passing by. It has a commanding the landscape, regarded as the first “Total Sunhine office Building”.

It has large-scale supermarkets, international brand shops, beauty and fitness, recreational, kindergartens, the foreign fast food, food court and food and drink, and more stars KTV…

Add: No.1, Xizhimenwai Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, 100044,
Tel: 86 10 5830 1008 Fax: 86 10 5830 1599
Opening Hours: Daily 10am-10pm
Subway:  take subway line 2 or line 4, get off at the station of Dongzhimen (东直门), exit from the Exit A 2

Jiamao Shopping Mall

Jiamao Shopping Mall

Top # 07: The Gate City Mall 新中关购物中心
The Gate City Mall is one of the leading fashion shopping centers in Zhongguancun area. The Gate City Mall is easily accessible by subway as it’s directly linked to Line 10’s Haidian Huangzhuang station.

Besides popular fashion brands like IZZUE, b+ab, CK Jeans, Miss Sixty, FCUK and G-STAR, this shopping mall also provides a wide variety of tasty food from different cuisines and movies at the Jinyi International Cinema.

Add: 19 Zhongguancun Dajie, Haidian District, Beijing

Opening Hours: 10am-10pm
Subway: take subway line 10 or 4 and get off at the station of Haidian Huangzhuang (海淀黄庄), exit from Exit D, then walk to the north along the Zhongguancun Avenue (中关村大街), you will see the mall on your left hand.

The Gate City Mall

The Gate City Mall

 Top # 08: Sanlitun Village 三里屯Village

This eye catching innovative building is compoased of two parts – the south and north. The Village South houses the popular fashion brands such as Uniqlo, Steve Madden, Esprit, Mango, the Apple Store and Adidas’flagship store, also including 30 restaurants and a multi-plex cinema.

The more high-end Village North boasts a number of upscale labels and local designer boutiques, covering Emporio Armani, Montblanc, Diesel, Shanghai Trio and more.

Add: Courtyard 19, Sanlitun Road, Sanlitun

Tel: 6417-6110(The Village Sorth), 6417-7110(The Village North)

Opening Hours: 10am-10pm

Subway: take subway line 10 and get off at at the station of Tuanjiehu (团结湖), and exit from Exit D, then walk north to Gongti Beilu (Worker’s Stadium North Road) and turn left and walk to the market at Gongti Beilu (Worker’s Stadium North Road). You will see the Sanlitun Village on your right hand.

Top # 09 Xidan Joy City 大悦城

It is the biggest shopping mall in Xidan. Xidan Joy City has 13-story complex equipped with the world’s longest escalator. It also has the largest digital cinema in China and the largest cosmetic shop in Beijing. Find Zara here as well as FAB, Uniqlo, Next, Motivi and Honeys.

Add: 131 Xidan Beidajie, Xicheng District, Beijing
Subway: take subway Line 1, get off at the station of Xidan (西单), exit from the exit F1

Xidan Joy City

Xidan Joy City

Top # 10: Beijing SKP ( 北京SKP)
If you are a high-roller with over numerous international brands. They also boast the largest Gucci flagship store in Asia. There are also some good restaurants in the mall.

You will see the higher-end as well as a number of mid-range labels that carry the basics, seeing the season’s latest first hand (Marni, Anna Sui…). There is a good florist in the basement near the bread shops.

Add: No.27, Jianguo Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100025
Tel: +86 10 6530 5888
Opening Hours:
Mon – Sun: 10:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Subway: Take subway Line 1, get off at the station of Dawanglu (大望路), exit from Exit A

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If you don’t want to go the do-it-yourself route and prefer the hassle-free escorted tours,  here are some options for Beijing guided tours:

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(Tiananmen + Forbidden City + Mutianyu Great Wall)
Beijing Classic City Tour from US$65 P/P
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Beijing Excursion Tour from US$59 P/P
(Mutianyu Great Wall + Ming Tomb)
Beijing Hutong Highlight Tour from US$59 P/P
( Hutong + Rickshaw)

Mutianyu Great Wall Half Day Tour from US$55 p/p
Hike from Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall Day Tour from US$69 p/p

Mutianyu Great Wall Layover Tour from US$65 p/p
Beijing Highlight Layover Tour from US$75 p/p

Further Readings

Top 10 Beijing Markets

Top 10 Beijing Souvenirs
Top 10 Beijing Handicrafts
Top 10 Beijing Shopping Malls favored by China Film Stars
 Top 10 Attractions in Beijing
How to Visit Forbidden City
How to Visit Temple of Heaven
How to Visit Summer Palace
How to Visit Ming Tombs
How to Visit the Great Wall of China
How to Visit Tiananmen Square
How to Visit Hutongs
How to Visit Olympic SitesTop 10 Markets in Beijing
Top 10 Shopping Malls in Beijing
Beijing Shopping

Wangfujing Night Snack Street
Qianmen Commercial Street
Beijing Huguosi Street

Any questions, just drop a line.

108 Responses to “Top 10 Beijing Shopping Malls”

  1. Pd says:

    Can shopping be done near and around great wall at badaling. What to say in chinese for going to badaling great wall

  2. admin says:

    Hello Pd,

    Yes, there are a lot of vendors at Badaling selling numerious items like t-shirts, souvernirs, arts and crafts and the list could be much longer.

    Going to Badaling Great Wall: 去八达岭长城
    去: go to
    长城: Great Wall

  3. Elsa says:

    Hi i’m Elsa

    Can you please recommend me good place for buying souvenir, clothes and shopping mall.. I’m staying at grand mercure wanshang hotel.

    Thank you

  4. admin says:

    Hello Elsa,

    You may go to the Silk Market ( Plaza ). Your hotel is close to the Subway Line 1. Ask your hotel to tell you how to get from your hotel to the nearest station of Subway line 1 and then take subway line 1 and get off at the station of Yonganli (永安里) and exit from Exit A and you will see the New Silk Market Building.

    For more information on the New silk market, please visit the page of


  5. Shja says:


    I’ve been told there’s an amazing market/shopping place near 五道口 but its actually in the 六道口 area…
    Does anyone know what it’s called and what the address is ?

    Thanks a bunch!

  6. admin says:

    Hello Shja,

    As far as I know, there is a Wudaokou Clothes Market which is located inside the Jinma Plaza (金码大厦) by the side of China Agricultrual University (中国农业大学旁边的金码大厦里).

  7. Jeffry says:


    We have 4 nights to stay in Beijing in june
    We are looking for a hotel ( holiday inn?, not to expensive ) near the Shopping-mall and close to the city center
    Do you know one?


  8. admin says:

    Hello Jeffry,

    Please check the link for more information the hotels in Beijing. Choose your hotel by the price and location.

  9. bong says:

    what 3 to 4 hotel Stars would you suggest for us to stay this October 2013 which is just a few steps a shopping market for not expensive clothes souvenirs etc..? Ty

  10. Daniel says:

    Hello Bong,

    You my stay around the Silk Street Market where you will find lots of choices of stuff.

    Two hotels are suggested below:

    1. ibis Jianguomen
    Add:No 6 South Jianhua road Beijing, BJ, China

    2. Fairmont Beijing
    Add: Yong’an Dongli, Beijing
    Tel: 010-85117777

  11. Daniel says:

    Hello Bong,

    For more information on the Silk Street Market, please check the page below:

  12. Chris says:

    I’m staying in Chaoyang and do you know where I can find a good baby store? Any mall around should have it?

    Thank you

  13. Daniel says:

    You may go to Beijing Blue Island Mansion (Landao Dasha) ( 北京蓝岛大厦 ):
    Add:8 Chaowai Dajie, Chaoyang District, Beijing ( 北京市朝阳区朝外大街8号 )

  14. hamed says:

    I will stay in zhaolong hotel in beijin
    Is this hotel to silk market?
    Is any cheep shopping like silk market near to our hotel?

  15. Daniel says:

    Hello Hamed,

    The Silk Market is not farf from your hotel. Have a good shopping!

  16. Bong says:

    Hi…what mall or shopping area is near city inn hotel beijing? Is wangfujing just a taxi away? Please advise…thanks

  17. Daniel says:

    Hello Bong,

    Which city inn hotel beijing? You mean “City Inn (Beijing Happy Valley)”? if you stay in this hotel, the taxi ride from your hotel to Wangfujing Street costs you about RMB 48 (17km).

  18. Bong says:

    Yes it’s beijing happy valley….hmm it’s quite far. So what is the nearest shopping area from this hotel?thanks

  19. Daniel says:

    Hello Bong,

    Personally, it is better to go to Wangfujing. You may ask your hotel staff to tell you how to go to Wangfujing by using public transport ( bus + subway).

  20. Hilton says:

    Sorry, the photo for #7 is wrong. That is not Jiamao mall, but Capital Mall at Xizhimen near Beijing North Rail Station.

  21. Daniel says:

    Hello Hiton,

    Thanks for pointing out the worng name for the shopping mall! Much appreciated! Sorry for putting the boot on the wrong leg.

  22. cons says:

    Where can i buy mobile phones and tablets in Beijing?


  23. Daniel says:


    You can easily buy mobile phones in any big department stores or outlets for brands of mobiles in Beijing.

  24. mj says:

    where can I bargain a souvenir items here in beijing. My hotel is crowne plaza

  25. Daniel says:


    Please go to Silk Market ( 秀水街), not far from your hotel. Please contact your hotel concierge, they will tell you how to get there. Have a good shopping!

  26. Daniel says:


    Also please see the page of for more information.

  27. Kelley says:

    What mall does have ‘toys r us’ store? I’m staying at Crown plaza Chaoyang U town.

  28. Charlotte says:

    Does Solana have a MIXXO store, or where can I find it in Beijing?

  29. John says:

    Hi! i wanto to buy cloths, l looking for outlet very very cheaper, or stores with descount! do you know about oulet in Beijing, l´m studying in Haidian Distric.
    In my country there are outlet and you finda cloths of the brand very cheaper, because maybe the cloths dosent have one button or maybe it dosent have a litlte details bad, but isnot important for me, the important for me in that it is very cheaper, because i have a sholarship jejjejeje


  30. Daniel says:

    Hello John,

    Please check below the top 10 markets in Beijing for cheaper stuff. Have a good shopping!

  31. Daniel says:

    Hello Charlotte,

    We didn’t find a MIXXO store at Solana. You go to Beijing New World Department Store(Chongwenmen Store). Take subway line 2 and get off at the station of Chongwenmen.

  32. Rezal says:

    Good Day,

    I plan to get my vacation at beiing, can you suggest to me the hotel, and closely with shopping market.

  33. Daniel says:

    Hello Rezal,

    There are quite a few shopping places in Beijing, not sure which shopping area is your favorite. Please check the page below for more information:

  34. Muktaf says:

    Hi guys.. Im staying at xinjiang plaza. Where can i find shopping mall or market or shopping centre that close to my hotel? Thanks

  35. Daniel says:

    Hello Muktaf,

    You may go to “Zoo Market”, about 2km northeast of your Xinjiang Plaza Hotel. You may take bus 103 or 102 from the stop of Baiwanzhuang 百万庄站 near your hotel, and get off at the second stop of Beijing Zoo ( Beijing 动物园). Or you may take a taxi at the price of RMB 14.

    For more informaton on Beijing Zoo Market, please check the link below:

  36. Arzu says:

    Hi there,

    I arrived in bejing and have round about 7 hours (after then my flight goes to Singapur) time to go out from the airport. I’m looking for a mall, where I can go for Lunch and a little bit shopping, by myself with the subway. Which one is in the near from the Airport and which subway number I must take?
    Will be great if someone had a answer for me 🙂

    Thanks Arzu

  37. Daniel says:

    Hello Arzu,

    You may go to Silk Street Market ( a 5-6 storey shoping plaza) where you can do shopping, cafe ( first floor), western and Chinese food (4th or 5th floor). You just take airport express train and get off at the final station of Dongzhimen, then interchange for subway line 2 in the south direction and get off at the third station of Jianguomen (建国门), then again interchange for subway line 1 in the east direction, and get off at just the next station of Yonganli (永安里), and exit from Exit A. The Silk Market Plaza is next to the exit.

    By the way, the express train costs RMB25, the subway costs just RMB 2 for all( no extra pay for interchange). Have a good layover!

  38. Cindy says:

    Hello its my first time in beijing and im looking for a shopping mall that i can find there zara hm international brand i live near to yitel hotel north jiuxian bridge road beijing!! Thank you

  39. Daniel says:

    Hello Cindy,

    Please go to Beijing Lifestyle Shopping Mall 蓝色港湾
    Solana Lifestyle Shopping Mall is like a small town coming from the European by air. It is a perfect blend between commercial civilization and the natural landscape and is full of innovation and surprises. As a water shortage city of Beijing, SOLANA has a superior hydrophilic environment on its three sides, the south and east are teeming with the water from Chaoyang Park, and the north from Landmark Lake. If not in person, you are hard to believe that there is such a beautiful environment in the city center! Solana houses more than 1,000 international brands, with dozens of retail shops, restaurants as well as a lively bar and clubs.
    Add: 6 Chaoyang Park Road
    Tel: 010 5905-6565
    Opening Hours:
    Mon-Thu 11am-9:30pm, Fri-Sun 11am-10pm

  40. Melanie says:

    Hi people, I´ve been more than 20 times in Beijing but last time is about 6 years ago. I´ve one very simple question: Where can I buy clothes but chinese style and material, no fakes and no western labels?? Just chinese clothes??? Thanks for help in this matter!!

  41. Daniel says:

    Hello Melanoie,

    A very good question, but hard to answer. Chinese style clothes? Traditional Chinese or Modern Chinese? Ordinary Chinese clothes or Chinese clothes of famous brands? Chinese clothes for summer, or winter?

    I suggest you go to the major department stores in Beijing to look for Chinese clothes. These department stores accommodate both western brands clothes and local brands.

    For cheaper clothes, you may go to Silk Market and just avoid the fakes, and look for typical Chinese clothes. Good luck!

  42. Garance says:

    I wonder if part of the Beijing Wangfujing Prime Hotel, shopping mall to have everything like furniture, kitchen accessories.

    Thank you

  43. Daniel says:

    Hello Garance,

    If you want to shop for something like furniture, kitchen accessories, you should go to the large furniture shopping centers, which are usually located outside the city center of Beijing. These kinds of furniture shopping malls are huge, you only find them in the suburbs. Just recommend one to you: Shilihe Furnisture City or Market (十里河家具城 or 市场). You may ask your hotel staff for the road direction to the furniture market.

  44. Juliana says:


    I would like to know wher should I go to see and buy clothes from top Chinese designers, where to buy top quality kimono jackets, top quality silk and eletronics.


  45. Daniel says:

    Hello Juliana,

    1.For clothes from top Chinese designers, you may contact China Fashion Association for more information ( see the website: ).

    2. For top quality silk, go to the large malls in Beijing.

    3. For eletronics, go to Zhongguancun ( )

  46. aria says:

    hello, i would like to know if there is the brand ‘INGLOT’ in one of the shopping malls in beijng?

  47. Natalina says:

    I am travelling my family 3 boys end of July, would appreciate which is the nearest market for shopping and also the exact weather now is it very hot and raining.

  48. Daniel says:

    Hello Natalina,

    Sorry, we don’t know where you stay in Beijing and hard for us to recommend a nearest market for shopping.

    No one can predict the exact weather.But we are going to offer you the historical weather date on the same period for the past 40 years, so you can assess the coming weather. In addition, we are also going to offer you the actual weather photos for the same period last year for you to evaluate the coming weather.

    1. Historical data for July weather in Beijing

    2. Weather Photos in July of Beijing

  49. Nirukshan says:


    I want to buy a remote controlled and manual baby riding toy car. Can some body tell me any toy show room in beijing, where I can visit.
    Thank you

  50. Daniel says:

    Hello Nirukshan,

    You may go to the third floor at Silk Street Market for the toys. Check out the link below to know how to get to the Silk Street Market:

    Or you may visit the official website of Silk Street Market.

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