Lijnbaan Rotterdam winkels

Shop until you drop

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Shopping tour

Discover the best shops in Rotterdam

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Shopping in Rotterdam

Shopping in Rotterdam: 7 days a week!

Rotterdam is the Netherlands best shopping experience with many major department stores, shoe and fashion stores, but also a variety of specialised shops. Most shops are located down town Rotterdam, but there are also two huge malls just located just outside the city centre (Zuidplein mall and Alexandrium mall). Visiting Rotterdam means hours and hours of fun shopping, 7 days a week!

Shopping in Rotterdam city centre

In the centre of Rotterdam you will find the well-known shopping streets LijnbaanKoopgootHoogstraat and Meent as well as the exclusive shopping street Van Oldenbarneveltstraat. The shopping area extends from Rotterdam Central Station to Blaak with department stores such as Bijenkorf and Vroom & Dreesmann, a huge Media Markt electronics store and a lot of fashion shopsshoe shops, fashion boutiques, music and sports shops. Also the big market in Rotterdam and the famous Market Hall Rotterdam with daily fresh produce is located within walking distance from Blaak. Make sure not to miss the best shops and follow our shopping tour through Rotterdam city centre!

Shopping in Rotterdam Alexandrium or Zuidplein Mall

On a rainy day indoor shopping in the Alexandrium mall or the Zuidplein mall is a good alternative. In the huge Alexandrium mall you can find many nice shops, a number of mega-stores and a home decoration area. Within the adjacent CapelleXL shopping area you can find many furniture stores as well. The Zuidplein Mall contains another 150 stores, so Rotterdam is a shoppers' paradise where you can shop until you drop...

Shopping areas in Rotterdam

All you need to know about the best shopping areas, streets, markets and malls in Rotterdam!

Shoe shops in Rotterdam

Shoe shops

Shoes, boots, flip flops! What would the World be without shoe stores? An overview of shoestores in Rotterdam

Fashion shops

A selection of Rotterdam's best men's, women's and kids outfitters.

Electronics shops

Find the best hardware in Rotterdam, from TV's and computers to mobile phone accessories.

Book shops

Plenty of options for bookworms or if you want to give a birthday present!

Speciality shops

Find the most interesting gift shops, department stores, juwellers, sports shops in Rotterdam and much more...

Deli shops

These shops for real gourmands also offer original souvenirs and presents!

Souvenir shops

Find out which shops sell great Holland and typical Rotterdam souvenirs!

More shopping in Rotterdam?

Haven't you finished shopping yet? Fashion victims can follow the complete Shopping Tour through Rotterdam city centre! A rainy day? Visit the Zuidplein Mall or Alexandrium Mall!

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