The Central World shopping plaza and complex is located in Bangkok Thailand close to the BTS Siam Station. Central World is the sixth largest shopping complex in the world. This massive complex includes a hotel and office tower.
This was opened in 1990. Central World was now expanded to well over 550,000 square metres of shopping mall and more than 1,024,000 square metres of shopping complex space with the second largest shopping being Siam Paragon not far from Central World.
Nearby Shopping Centers and Attractions include Gaysorn, BigC Ratchadamri, the Erawan Shrine, Amarin Plaza, Central Chidlom, Siam Paragon, Siam Ocean World. Likewise Siam Discovery Center, Siam Square, MBK Center, Platinum Fashion Mall, Pantip Plaza, Chamchuri Square, Chulalongkorn University, the Royal Police Headquarter, and Wat Pathum Wanaram.
In my personal opinion, this mall ranks as my absolute favorite among all of Bangkok’s retail havens. Likeiwse solidifying its position as the premier choice not only in the city but throughout Thailand as a whole. Within its confines, you’ll find an exhaustive range of stores that cater to every need. Likewise with the exception of high-end luxury outlets. Standing out amidst its peers, this mall boasts an exceptional collection of eateries, a claim I make with utmost confidence considering the exceptional culinary choices offered by all of Bangkok’s malls.
Additionally the culinary offerings here are my particular delight, to the extent that I could easily make Central World a daily destination and remain content. I wholeheartedly urge everyone to explore this mall; if it doesn’t capture your favor, then, regrettably, you might be missing out on refined taste.
Central World embraces the concept of all-encompassing convenience, offering a comprehensive array of offerings under one roof. The expansive layout of this sizable shopping destination is thoughtfully designed and adorned. This, with dynamic displays that grace its expansive central atrium. Just outside, a vast area frequently hosts food bazaars and similar events, adding an element of vibrant street culture to the mix. Likewise see also the Silom Complex and Gaysorn Plaza.
On the uppermost floor, a sprawling cinema complex crowns the multitude of shops, providing yet another layer of entertainment. All in all, this is an ideal locale for an unforgettable shopping excursion, deserving of a visit.
There are two Hindu shrines at the north-east corner of the CentralWorld shopping complex. The first one is dedicated to Trimurti and used by people praying for true love which is very popular on Valentines day, and one dedicated to Ganesha.
The CentralWorld complex is home to more than 495 stores many of these brand name stores located over 7 floors of high-end shopping space. CentralWorld is located between the BTS Chit Lom Station and the BTS Siam Station in Bangkok. An elevated walkway connects the two stations to facilitate foot traffic.
Isetan – This is a branch of the Japanese department store chain for apparel to domestic goods.
Zen Mega Store – This is Asia’s first lifestyle trend megastore.
SF World Cinema – An upscale cinema complex located on the seventh floor, it has a total of 15 screens
These are the key stores in Central World as Central World is home to many other stores. Such as Nike, B2S Bookstores, GAP and many other high-end stores. Hotels in the area include the Hansar Hotel as well as the Holiday Inn Bangkok hotel. Likewise also the Novotel Bangkok and Siam Kempinski Hotel which are all well known high-end hotels in the area. The Dutch Embassy in Bangkok is also not far from the shopping mall. Nor is the Royal Bangkok Sport Club in Thailand and the Erawan Hotel with the Erawan Shrine. This which is also very popular with locals and tourists. Lastly also see the Major Cineplex Sukhumvit.
Central World Map