Indoor shopping in Rotterdam
Rotterdam is a great city to go shopping. There is always something special to discover in the many wonderful shopping areas. There are countless innovative designers. And if you want to go shopping on a rainy day, there are plenty of places to go. Rotterdam has several attractive indoor shopping centres and department stores. We have listed them below...
Plaza Rotterdam: Plaza Rotterdam can be found in the heart of the city, next to theatre De Doelen and the Stadstheater. Countless shops and terraces guarantee a great afternoon of shopping.
Venetië passage (Stokviswater 12): This great covered shopping street is filled with fashion, shoe and interior design shops. It is located by the water, near the Meent and the Lauruskerk church, and has an authentic Venetian feel.
De Bijenkorf (Coolsingel 105): This leading department store stocks top brands in fashion, cosmetics, accessories, home and media. It is situated on the Coolsingel.
Alexandrium (Korte Poolsterstraat): You are bound to find what you are looking for here: Alexandium has over 140 shops, ranging from big chains to small, exclusive boutiques. Here you can buy everything, from tailor-made suits to souvenirs and expensive jewellery.
Beursplein (Beurstraverse 186): In the city centre of Rotterdam you will find several department stores, covered shopping streets one next to the other. There is also the Beurstraverse (Koopgoot) for some great shopping on a rainy day.
Zuidplein (Zuidplein 420): The biggest indoor shopping centre of Holland, with over 150 shops and several cafés and restaurants, is located in Rotterdam Zuid.