Accra, largest city and capital of Ghana is the administrative, economic, and educational centre of country.
The central business district of Accra contains the city’s main banks and department stores, as well as an area known as the Ministries, where Ghana’s government administration is concentrated.
Accra is home to wealthy Ghanaians and filled with extravagant restaurants and luxurious hotels.
Top Shopping Malls in Accra
1. Achimota Mall
Located at Dome near the St. John’s Grammar School, Achimota mall is the biggest mall in Accra and Ghana.
The shopping centre covers 35,800 square metres of land and has over 60 shops and booths with Shoprite and Palace being the biggest tenants on the facility. Other stores at the mall range from banks, telecom retail, service shop, restaurants, fashion shops, grocery shops and electronic stores.
2. Accra Mall
This is one of the modern shopping malls in West Africa and the first large-scale shopping centre in Ghana. The mall is an enclosed, fully air-conditioned shopping centre.
The mall has 20,322 square metres of retail space with parking for over 900 cars and accommodates 65 line-shops and 9 restaurants of which 30% are operated by Ghanaian retailers.
The mall houses Shoprite, Game, Burger King, KFC, Asho fam, Baata Shoes among others.
3. A&C Mall
A&C Mall is a privately owned business that provides a set standard for mixed use retail shopping centres in Ghana. Located in East Legon, Jungle Road, it contains quite few shops and a couple of very expensive bars and restaurants.
Opened in 2006 by President John Agyekum Kufuor, the mall had just 14 retail stores and 1 anchor tenant, MaxMart but now houses restaurants, bars, lounges, offices, a shopping center, medical clinics, international university, fitness center, swimming pool, Total filling station and a playground.
4. West Hills Mall
The shopping centre, opened on 30 October 2014 is one of the shopping and hangout spots in Ghana. It spans a 27,700 square meter in size with parking for more than 1,500 cars.
With over 30 shops including popular fashion brands like Edgars, Mango and Identity, West Hills is a must see in Accra.
5. Marina Mall
Marina Mall Accra is a shopping center located at Airport City Accra in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana.
The mall features 45 stores across 6 floors, including designer fashion brands, big supermarket and a food court.