Shopping in York
York might not rival Milan as a Mecca of high fashion but it more than holds its own for great shopping options, boasting big brand presence in the city centre, three out-of-town shopping centres and a burgeoning independent scene that Mary Portas would feel proud of.
In the city itself, Coney Street is a magnet for big retailers, whose buildings stand on the same footprints as Viking shops. Similarly Spurriergate, which boasts the likes of Zara, Monsoon, Boots and H&M. Browns Department Store on Daveygate is a York institution and the place to head for if you’re after the likes of Dior, Gucci and Elizabeth Arden, or check out Fenwick Shopping Centre by Jorvik. It is a fairly solid hub for ticking off lots of Christmas shopping and kids even get to meet Santa in-store.
As one of the most populous locations for independent shops, markets and boutiques in the country York will satisfy even the most demanding of shoppers. If you are looking for a unique gift idea, want to spoil yourself or treat the kids, there is no better place to go shopping than York.
With a mix of designer labels, high street names, independent shops and antique shops selling vintage jewellery, shops in York will satisfy even the most demanding shopper. Wander the web of cobbled shopping streets to browse the amazing array of independent boutiques, vintage stores and popular high street names. Hop on a regular Park & Ride bus to the York Designer Outlet to discover famous label fashion at great prices, or explore the daily open air market with over 100 stalls and different traders each day.
Monks Cross Shopping is one of the UK's prime regional shopping destinations and attracts shoppers both locally and from afar. It is an exciting and dynamic retail centre with over 300,000 sq ft of some of the UK's favourite retail and leisure brands. Monks Cross Shopping provides over 1000 free parking spaces to customers right outside the doors to its retailers. A further 500 car parking spaces is provided at the Park & Ride site situated on the other side of Jockey Lane to the to the shopping centre. The exceptional trading performances of exisisting retailers are testsment to the success of Monks Cross Shopping and its strength as a retail destination. Trading perfromance details can be made available to prospective parties on request.
Coppergate Shopping Centre is a shopping centre in the centre of York in North Yorkshire, England. It is named after Coppergate, one of York's medieval streets. Coppergate is home to the famous JORVIK Viking Centre and has a rich shopping and culture offering, with many big-name high street shops, cafes, galleries and museums. A fantastic experience for all.