SHOPPING MALL IN KUTA – DISCOVERY SHOPPING MALL
Discovery Shopping Mall is one among the largest shopping malls in Bali and the second largest shopping hub in Kuta after the newer Kuta Beachwalk. It is located on one of Kuta’s main roads, the Jalan Kartika Plaza, and features a beachside location with an amphitheatre on the sands of Kuta Beach. Just beside Bali Garden Beach Resort and also could be access from Boardwalk Restaurant.
Discovery Shopping Mall can be accessed through various entrances, the most apparent being up the flight of steps from where the mall’s spiralling and towering signature sculpture, in addition to a chrome name signpost and small water fountains dominate the foyer.
At the front of the mall are various international franchise fast food chains such as Burger King, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Cold Stone Creamery ice cream, Starbucks, Domino’s Pizza and Pizza Hut. Also present here is the Guardian drugstore chain, as well as other various restaurants on the ground level.
The other entrances are from the beachfront area where stairs lead up to the rear area of the mall. The various restaurants and sunset-view-priority outlets dominate the scene. The rear access is both a convenient entrance for beach strollers and guests staying at the neighbouring hotels on the coastline, as well as the public during concerts and event highlights that take place on the amphitheatre which also serves as the centrepiece of the mall’s beachfront side.
Department Stores at the mall include Sogo, Centro and Batik Keris where you can find quality Indonesian batik. Fashion outlets include The Boutique, Polo, Surfer Girl, Osh Kosh, CKF, Rara Boutique, Nautica, DC, Quiksilver, Bin House, Body N’ Soul, Bamboo Blonde, Billabong, 1 2 6, Hurley, La-Senza, Guess, Esprit, Giordano and Remete.
For shoes, bags and accessories, there’s Shine, Guess Accessories, Crocs, The Little Things She Needs, Puma, Skeechers, Super, Sole Effect, Adidas, Nike, Everbest, Sanuk, Sheila Namira, Milano, Sun Hour and Nice Time. The mall also hosts various outlets for hobbies, books, music and children’s toys, as well as a major electronics shop, Electronics City.