Akmerkez Shopping Mall
Akmerkez was opened in 1995 in Istanbul’s Levent district with the aim of becoming the “Best shopping centre in the world.” In 1995, the Centre was designated “The Best Suburban Shopping Centre in Europe” by the International Council of Shopping Centres and has received several more prestigious awards since then.
The Akmerkez complex, which includes a shopping centre, office and residential space, is spread over an area of 180,000 m2.
The shopping area, consisting of almost 250 stores, covers four stories and includes fashion, cosmetics, electronics, home ware, books and stationery, toys, sportswear, eyewear and gift shops along with practical services such as banks, a hairdressing salon, drycleaning, supermarket and travel agency.
Free transport is provided to and from Akmerkez from nearby business centres and hotels.
Open every day between 10am – 10pm.
How to get to Akmerkez Shopping Mall, Istanbul:
From Sultanahmet:Take the T-1 tram in the direction of Kabatas. Tram stop: Kabatas. From there, you can take the following bus numbers.43R (Kabatas-Rumeli Hisarustu), 58A (Kabatas-Resitpasa), 58N (Kabatas, Fatih Sultan Mehmet). Bus stop: Akmerkez/Belediye Sitesi.
From Taksim:Take the bus number 559C(Taksim-Rumeli Hisarustu).Bus stop: Akmerkez/Belediye Sitesi. Akmerkez Shopping Mall is nearby.
When is Akmerkez open? Do your operating hours change on holidays or special days?
–Akmerkez is open seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Our operating hours on the first day of religious holidays and on January 1 are from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Our operating hours remain the same all other days.
How do I find out about stands at Akmerkez and the rental requirements?
–You may contact us to receive details on recommended stand areas and the necessary requirements.
I’d like to work at one of the stores at Akmerkez. What should I do?
–Since the management at Akmerkez is not associated with the human resources departments of the various stores, we suggest you contact the companies directly.
Do you offer coat check and safety deposit services?
–In addition to safety deposit and coat check services, our team at Akmerkez Concierge + will be happy to assist you with reservations, shopping, style consultancy, events, and much more. For information, please contact our team at firstname.lastname@example.org