Shopping Centres and Cinemas
Bratislava has several large shopping malls. Two of them are located near
the centre and accessible by car or public transport. Aupark across the river
from the Old Town and Polus on Vajnorska. Both malls have a variety
of shops of all kinds and multiplex cinemas.
A little further away from the centre, you will find the Avion Shopping Park
(near the Airport) as well as the Shopping Palace.
The newest malls Central and Eurovea are close to old town centre.
For Slovak wines, try the wineshop Trunk on Zupne namestie (near Michalska),
St. Michael's at Michalska or Vinoteka Sv. Urbana on Klobucnicka (near the City
Souvenirs stalls are located in the Main Square of the Old Town and
on Hviezdoslavovo Square in front of the Slovak National Theatre throughout
the year. For traditional folk products, also visit ULUV on SNP Square
or Obchodna street in the pedestrian zone or their larger shop on Obchodna.
In SNP Square near McDonalds you will find the Suvenir SHOP in a stall in
an indoor passage way.
On Laurinska in the pedestrian zone, you will find a well stocked glass and
crystal shop RONA, selling mostly Slovak glass from Lednicke Rovne. Do not
miss the upstairs section accessible through a separate entrance to the left
of the shop window. The shop is open seven days a week and Slovak glass and
crystal offers an excellent value for money.
The nearest large designer outlets center is McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Center
in Parndorf, Austria, some 40 km from Bratislava. The outlet is located directly
on the A4 highway at exit 43 (Neusiedl am See), which connects to the main road
from Bratislava. The outlet offers a wide selection of designer labels and is open
Mondary-Friday 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.