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Guide to the Designer Outlets in Rome
The famous designers in Rome, needless to say, have their main boutiques in the so-called triangle of fashion, an area whose boundaries are marked by the splendid Piazza di Spagna, the elegant Piazza del Popolo and the lively Piazza Venezia.
Although an exclusive shopping, that opens its doors to a wider audience, is now at hand just leaving the triangle of shopping in search of the new designer outlets.
The idea comes from afar, and - as in Las Vegas – new shopping malls rise, commercial oasis, on the outskirts of Rome, that break the continuity of the Roman countryside.
The outlet projects are designed in full respect for the territory, paying special attention to the geographical location and the local traditions.
So from an architectural standpoint, they create an environment that replicates the atmosphere of a small town centre with its typical squares and lanes.
Generous areas for pedestrians offering the utmost in the shopping freedom and in addition also offer bars, restaurants, large playgrounds for children, hairdressers with solarium and beauty centres to complete your look, a tailor service to fit with you new clothes, as well as cash points so as not to limit your shopping desire. Furthermore large free car parks so that the stressful city chaos can be easily put behind you.
The stores propose the most renowned brands at the best prices, with the widest choice of menswear, ladies wear and children’s wear, sportswear, accessories and household products. All articles are from previous seasons’ collections or excess production articles with prices reduced by 30% to 70% all year round.
Among the major and most popular shopping malls near Rome we mention:
Castel Romano Designer Outlet
Castel Romano Designer Outlet is located just 25 km from the city centre, not far from the Tyrrhenian coast, a true temple of shopping in the heart the Pontine country. You will be welcomed in a unique and involving space designed to inspire ancient imperial Rome. At Castel Romano Outlet you will find the best brands in an area of over 25,000 square meters, more than 110 stores that offer the design and service of the most prestigious designers. From Burberry to Valentino, from Calvin Klein and Nike Diesel, D&G to Zegna and Ferragamo, Roberto Cavalli and Etro ... Each shop within the outlet is directly managed by the brand therefore guaranteeing all customers the finest quality products available together with unique style and hospitality. The outlet is open from Monday to Thursday from 10.00 to 20.00, Friday and Saturday from 10.00 to 21.00, closed on Sundays.
Fashion District Outlet Valmontone
Located in Valmontone, one of the main towns in the outskirts of Rome, the outlet is about 40 km away from the Capital, on the Roma-Napoli artery in the "Colline Romane" (Roman Hills) area. Spreading out on about 45,000 square meters, it hosts 180 shops with the widest choice of style and fashion: menswear, ladies and children’s wear(Mariella Burani, Elena Miro, Luisa Spagnoli, Cacharel, Calvin Klein, Papermoon, Primigi ...), as well as accessories (Francesco Biasia, Coccinelle, Antica Murrina, Lamborghini ...) and household products, electronics, cosmetics with prices reduced by 30% to 70% all year round. A lot of bargains and the typical Italian taste for a unique shopping experience. The outlet is open daily from October to April from 10.00 to 20.00 and from May to September from 10.00 to 21.00
Soratte Outlet Shopping
In the north of Rome, in the town boundaries of Sant'Oreste, this new shopping mall is surrounded by green at the foot of Mt. Soratte, the Olympus of the ancient Romans. The design is inspired by the most beautiful architecture of the Roman world, as Hadrian’s villa. Occupying an area of 130,000 square meters, it can host 160 shops, refreshment areas, pedestrian spaces and gardens. Walking in the green, through the theme squares and coloured windows, you will find a wide range of product categories: underwear, footwear, accessories, household, jewellery, perfumes, menswear, women and children’s wear, sportswear. An opportunity to find many brands such as Asics, Bata, Bialetti, Calvin Klein, Foppapedretti, Fornarina, Jean Paul Gautier, Miss Blumarine ...
The outlet is open daily from October to April from 10.00 to 20.00 and from May to September from 10.00 to 21.00