Aug 01, 2018 Hiroshima City

“THE OUTLETS HIROSHIMA “- The Biggest Shopping Mall Near Hiroshima City!

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THE OUTLETS HIROSHIMA is a new spot that opened in Hiroshima in April 2018. In addition to getting your shopping done, you can enjoy food, sports, and even movies at this entertainment complex! They also have a range of services for foreign tourists. In this article, I’ll tell you all about the appeal of THE OUTLETS HIROSHIMA.

What Is THE OUTLETS HIROSHIMA?

THE OUTLETS HIROSHIMA is the largest outlet mall in Hiroshima. With 127 shops, it also has a movie theater, bowling alley, skate rink, and other entertainment facilities. There’s lots to enjoy for adults and children alike.

At the Starbucks on the second floor, you can get coffee cups that are only available in Hiroshima!

The first floor has a food court, arcade, VR games, and skate park that can be enjoyed year round.

What Services Does This Mall Have for International Travelers?

This outlets mall operates many services designed for International tourists. But what specifically are these services?

Tax-Free Counter

On the second floor, there’s a convenient complete tax-free counter. You can easily get through the normally time-consuming tax exemption paperwork in one sitting, and pay for your shopping without hassle.  They also accept many types of credit card, as well as UnionPay cards. (Except for some stores)

Directions in Foreign Languages

At the mall, there are many digital displays to guide you to your destination. These displays have touchscreens, and they support English and Chinese.

The drink vending machines in the building also support English, Chinese, and Korean. You can find usage instructions by going to “How to use”.

Prayer Room

On the first floor, near Kinsai Yokocho, there are prayer rooms. There are two prayer rooms, one for men, and one for women.

Access

The easiest way to access is by taking the trolleybus. There are buses going straight from Hiroshima City, as well as buses going from JR and Astram Line stations.

Bus

Bound for THE OUTLETS HIROSHIMA or Satsukigaoka Danchi
From Time Price
JR Sanyo Line Nishi Hiroshima Station 20mins ¥280
JR Hiroshima Station 40mins ¥600
Hiroshima Bus Center 45mins ¥420

Shop Information

 

THE OUTLETS HIROSHIMA
Address 4-1-1 Ishiuchi-Higashi, Saeki-ku, Hiroshima (map)
Open Open 7 days a week
Shops 10:00am – 8:00pm
Food Forest 10:00am – 9:00pm
Restaurants 11:00am – 9:00pm
Amusement 10:00am – 10:00pm
*Some stores have different operating hours.
Website Official Website

Enjoy the Whole Day!

It’s a bit of a distance away from the Hiroshima city center, but with shopping, food, and activities, you can easily enjoy a whole day there. If you want to do something other than sightseeing, it’s a good place to check out.