Central Festival Phuket Mall phuketpr-admin September 20, 2014 Phuket Shopping Central Festival Phuket Shopping Mall Located at the town border is one of the island’s foremost retail centers: Central Festival Phuket Shopping Mall. Regarded as the city’s leading shopping center, it features 120 boutiques, as well as a handful of restaurants and entertainment centers. Shopping at Central Festival Phuket Mall This 4-storey shopping mall is a nirvana for shopaholics, with its numerous fashion boutiques. In fact, some of the biggest names in the fashion industry are located on the first floor. Trendy women will enjoy shopping in the stores of Zara, Guess, Lacoste, Promod and Mango. Men, on the other hand, can have their fill at Chaps and Levi’s. Dining at Central Festival Phuket Since strolling around the big mall will surely get you hungry, it is just fitting that you head straight to any of the mall’s restaurants and bistros. For cheap thrills, there are the usual choices: McDonalds, KFC and Burger King. Craving for Japanese food? Then go to Fuji or Hachiban Restaurant. Just looking for a cup of Joe? Visit Starbucks or Topresso. Whether you want to eat or just refresh yourself, the mall can cater to all your food and beverage whims. Central Festival Shopping Phuket Tourist Privileges Perhaps one of the great things about Central Festival is that it offers many privileges to tourists. Visitors can enjoy as much as 70% off with its Tourist Privilege Card. To benefit from the mall’s exciting deals, you just need to proceed to the Information Counter, located at the first floor. Apart from this discount perk, tourists can benefit the additional 7% Vat Refund as well. To avail, make a purchase of at least 2,000 Baht at participating stores and ask for a VAT refund form. Show your purchases to the customs officer and get to use your refund for more purchases! If you plan on shopping for gifts or some trinkets for yourself, then make sure to head to Central Festival Shopping Phuket Mall. With its many boutiques and restaurants (with tourist discount boot,) it will give you the ultimate retail high!