Central Florida is best known for its world-famous theme parks, but when it comes to world-class, Orlando also offers some of the very best in shopping! From beautiful malls featuring exclusive brand names to extraordinary outlets, the Orlando area offers ample opportunity to fill your suitcase with special shopping treasures.
Huge retailers, unique boutiques and theme park shops combine to make Orlando a shopper’s paradise featuring everything from clothing, jewellery and accessories to home décor, beach wear and one-of-a-kind souvenirs.
Whether you’re staying near Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, International Drive or even in downtown Orlando, you’ll find a wide range of malls, outlets, galleries and boutiques within easy reach. You’ll also discover that most of these destinations also include plenty of options for dining and entertainment, as well.
Continue reading for a list of some of the most popular malls, premium outlets and other shopping destinations near Disney and the area’s other theme parks and attractions.
In Kissimmee, off the Osceola Parkway, experience The Loop – an outdoor shopping mall at the corner of John Young Parkway. It is split into two sections: Loop West and Loop East. Shops and attractions include Kohl’s, JCPenney, Books A Million, Michael’s, Nike plus several speciality stores and restaurants. The Regal Move Theatre has 16 screens with state-of-the-art entertainment featuring stadium seating, digital surround and Real 3D feature films.
Upscale. Elegant. Amazing. The Mall at Millenia is all of the above, a world-class shopping and dining destination and a popular area attraction. Guests can enjoy a dazzling selection of international stores and retailers within a distinctive environment marked by dramatic architecture and exclusive amenities. You’ll find that high-end shopping is an experience with 1.1 million square feet of retail space and more than 150 stores.
The Mall at Millenia greets 10 million visitors annually and features a US Post Office, valet parking, foreign currency exchange, complimentary cell phone charging station, complimentary strollers & wheelchairs, and more. Anchored by Macy’s Bloomingdale’s and Neiman Marcus, you’ll also find Emporio Armani, Banana Republic, Coach, Lululemon, and Montblanc plus a variety of restaurants, including BRIO Tuscan Grill, PF Changs, Johnny Rockets, California Pizza Kitchen, The Capital Grille and The Cheesecake Factory.
More Stores. More Restaurants. More Services. The Florida Mall remains one of Orlando’s most spectacular shopping and tourist attractions, as well as the largest shopping mall in Central Florida. Head to The Florida Mall for fashion, fun and dining.
Spanning more than 1.8 million square feet and featuring more than 250 stores and 25 restaurants, including many that are exclusive to Central Florida, The Florida Mall is anchored by Macy’s, Dillards, JCPenney, and Dick’s Sporting Goods. The mall features special family-friendly attractions such as The Crayola Experience, American Girl and one of only five M&Ms stores worldwide. Dining options include Amaretto Bistro Latin Cuisine, American Girl Bistro, Bucca di Beppo, and Sushi Yummy.
Eat, shop and play in one unique destination. Located just off I-4 interstate, the third largest mall in the area is anchored by Dillard’s, JCPenney, and Macy’s and also features an Apple Store, AMC Theaters, Pandora Jewellery and Barnes & Noble. Food options include Miller’s Ale House, Bahama Breeze, Mediterranean Gourmet and more.
World famous International Drive is home to Pointe Orlando, an exclusive shopping, eating and entertainment complex filled with energy, excitement, music and more. This fun-filled collection of outdoor shopping options includes a diverse selection of specialty shops located near the Orange County Convention Center and close to SeaWorld Orlando.
Enjoy landscaped walkways, fountains and an eclectic mix of shops – from Victoria’s Secret and Tommy Bahama to Redi to Pedi, Tommy Hilfiger and Moondance Trading Co. Many on-site eateries and bars remain open later than the store hours, including Improv Comedy Club, Blue Martini, BB King’s Blues Club and more.
Formerly known as Downtown Disney, Disney Springs is a massive shopping dining and entertainment complex in the heart of Walt Disney World Resort. Inspired by Florida’s charming waterfront towns and natural beauty, the complex features four unique areas – Marketplace, The Landing, Town Center and West Side – and more than 100 retailers. Marketplace houses shops and food options like Earl of Sandwich, T-Rex Cafe and the hands-on Lego shop. The Landing features a transportation hub and marina with nautical-themed restaurants and retailers plus a port where you can ride in amphibious vehicles. West Side includes the AMC Theaters, Cirque du Soleil, and House of Blues.
Enjoy 110 different shopping options including The Art of Disney, Coca-Cola Store and Once Upon a Toy and activities like a tethered hot air balloon flight, water taxi tours and Splitsville Bowling.
Located between two amazing theme parks, Universal City Walk offers an amazing array of food, gift shops and family fun. Enjoy free self-parking after 6 pm and experience the family-friendly places to eat, mini golf, karaoke backed by a live band, a movie theater, a wide range of exciting night clubs and even the extraordinary Blue Man Group show. Wander the open-air shopping center where you’ll find Quiet Flight Surf Store, The Island Clothing Co., Rock Shop, Fossil, P!Q and more.
Centred around the towering 400-foot tall observation wheel, ICON Orlando 360 features 40 exclusive eateries, bars, attractions and shops. Attractions include the giant wheel, Madame Tussauds wax museum, Skeletons Museum of Osteology, Sea Life Orlando Aquarium and more. Shops include Beyond ICONic, Tervis, Flip Flop Shops, Caleoni Sunglasses, 360 Gifts, Sugar Factory and more. Or you can enjoy a meal at Yard House, Shake Shack, Tin Roof, Uncle Julio’s Mexican, iLounge Istanbul and other options.
The I-Drive location of International Premium Outlets is the largest outlet shopping destination offering 180 stores with impressive savings on popular brands including Cole Haan, J. Crew, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Thomas Pink, and White House Black Market. Anchor tenants include Nike, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Reebok, Saks Fifth Avenue Off Fifth, and Victoria’s Secret. Or you can find Burberry, Armani, Calvin Klein, Aeropostale, The North Face and dozens of other favourites.
Outlet MarketPlace is the destination for top quality apparel at discount prices. Browse outlet stores from brands including Bass, Calvin Klein, Reebok, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen and many more. Once you’re done, dine at the Texas de Brazil Restaurant in the MarketPlace.
Orlando Premium Outlets – Vineland Road is a premier shopping destination in the heart of Florida’s world-famous attractions area. Located near Walt Disney World, this exceptional outdoor outlet with a Mediterranean-inspired village offers more than 160 stores with great savings and abundant selections on legendary brands, clothing, shoe and accessory shops and high-end designers. Shop Disney Outlet, DKNY, Cole Haan, Fossil, Lids, Michael Kors, Nautica, Oakley, Prada and many more.
Enjoy convenient store-front parking at Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores. Located less than two miles from Disney World, you’ll enjoy a relaxing, customer-friendly, open-air outlet shopping experience where you’ll find exceptional savings on factory direct premium quality merchandise including big brand shoe, luggage and clothing outlets. Fifty village-style shops house 400 designer names. Special services and amenities include a children’s play area, food court, coffee shop, family restaurant and a currency exchange. There’s even a complimentary shuttle service to participating hotels including Kissimmee hotels.