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Westfield Mall of the Netherlands officially opened

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The largest retail destination in the Netherlands

Leidschendam, March 18, 2021 – On this day, Westfield Mall of the Netherlands officially opened its doors. A unique, fully covered shopping and experience mall of 117,000m².

By opening in this way, Westfield gives entrepreneurs the space to start selling safely under the current circumstances and in accordance with the applicable guidelines. The planned festivities will be postponed to a later time, when the restaurants, cinema and other leisure activities can also be opened. Westfield is the first comprehensive shopping experience of this size in the Netherlands.

The future of retail

Westfield Mall of the Netherlands is a unique, innovative shopping, dining, leisure and entertainment destination in the heart of the Randstad, Leidschendam. From brunch to shopping, from a movie to extensive dining, experience is central at this mall. Completely different from other shopping centers in the Netherlands, partly due to the arrival of various flagship stores, the high-quality architecture, distinctive catering establishments, special events and a wide range of leisure options. Experience is key at Westfield, so we sat around the table with every retailer to create a unique experience within the Mall.

The Gallery is also a completely new concept for the Netherlands, where visitors can find an attractive and unexpected mix of designer and lifestyle brands such as Ace & Tate, Skins Cosmetics, Smaak Amsterdam and Miccy's Jewelz on 3,000 m². Ranging from a special selection of boutiques, lifestyle shops, coffee shops and pop-up stores, this revolutionary concept in the Dutch retail world makes it possible to create the intimate atmosphere desired by consumers. A modern reinterpretation of a classic shopping street.

Craftsmanship, taste and experience

Westfield Mall of the Netherlands offers a wide range of taste and flavours within their Food & Dining offer. The brand new Eat Theater features a mix of local and well-known eateries. In addition to spacious seating, good coffee and kiosks, ten restaurants are also located, including The Butcher and pizza hotspot Toni Loco. The prominent centerpiece of the dining and entertainment space is the elegant golden ceiling feature decorations, which create an enchanting centerpiece. The thirty golden curtains consist of no less than 12,251,200 links and have a total surface of 3,020 m2. In other words, a 235 km long chain, approximately the distance between The Hague and Maastricht.