Shopping in Melbourne can be a luxurious experience given the plethora of department stores, shopping centres and boutiques on offer in one place. With so many options around The Westin Melbourne, guests are truly spoilt for choice.
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Collins Street Shops
Those seeking to keep up with the latest trends in high fashion will feel right at home on Collins Street. Situated in the heart of Melbourne, the street houses high-end brands on what is known as the ‘Paris end’ as well as trendy boutique stores. From clothing boutiques to accessories and jewellery shops, Collins Street has something for everyone. Venture east towards Collins Place, a popular location for Melbourne’s trendiest, or west towards Block Arcade to see a larger range of shops. Step out from The Westin Melbourne and enjoy the best of Melbourne CBD shopping at Collins Street’s shops at your doorstep.
Queen Victoria Market
The Queen Victoria Market is an iconic shopping destination in Melbourne. Explore a large range of clothing items, authentic Australian artefacts, souvenirs and knick-knacks for your home or sample the freshest fruits and vegetables in town. For the wine connoisseurs amongst you, visit the market on a Sunday, where it transforms into a treasure trove boasting some truly world class wines. Enjoy a wholesome breakfast with fresh juices, artisan coffee and street performers that are sure to brighten your day. During summer, sample cuisines from all around the world as the market comes alive at night with performances and pop-up stalls. Hop on one of the trams on Swanston Street to enjoy the sights as you make your way to the most exciting place to shop in Melbourne.
Chadstone Shopping Centre
Self-proclaimed as Australia’s shopping capital, Chadstone Shopping Centre is a true shopper’s paradise. Home to over 500 stores, the shopping centre hosts the largest collection of designer boutiques and luxury brands under one roof. Start your day with a delicious breakfast at one of the quaint cafes to gear up for an exciting day of retail therapy, and take a break at one of the day spas or beauty salons before you continue shopping to your heart’s content. Chadstone Shopping Centre is 25 minutes away from the city. Simply hop on the shuttle from Federation Square, just a two-minute walk from the hotel and you will find yourself in truly one of the best places to shop in Melbourne.