Gateway Mall (Araneta Center)

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Gateway Mall
Gateway mall.jpg
The mall in 2008
Location Araneta Center, Barangay Socorro, Cubao, Quezon City, Philippines
Opening date 2004
Developer Araneta Center
Management Araneta Center
No. of stores and services 300+
No. of anchor tenants 5
Total retail floor area 95,000 m2 (1,020,000 sq ft)
No. of floors 5
Website www.gatewaymall.com.ph

Gateway Mall is a shopping mall complex located in Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City, The mall's other features are its connected passageway to the LRT station, and being directly connected to the Araneta Coliseum. It was the first Philippine mall to feature a La-Z-Boy theater before the construction of SM Mall of Asia. It is also where the largest National Book Store is found, going up to 5 floors.

The mall's groundbreaking took place in 2002[1] and was opened in October 2004.[2]

Expansion of the mall is scheduled within 2016 or early 2017.[3]

Buildings[edit]

Gateway Mall includes Rustan's Department Store, Rustan's Supermarket, Food Express food court, and Gateway Cineplex 10. The Gateway Tower, built in 2013, is a large office building which includes a 6-level mall extension. It also adds 10,000 square metres (110,000 sq ft) to the total mall area of 85,000 square metres (910,000 sq ft). It also features the 8th H&M store with 2 floors.

Awards[edit]

  • Shopping Center of the Year in 2006 and 2007 by the Philippine Retailers Association.
  • Merit Awardee at the International Council of Shopping Centers’ (ICSC) 30th Innovative Design and Development Awards
  • finalist at the 2008 Urban Land Institute Awards for Excellence.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Araneta Center unveils Gateway Mall". Philippine Daily Inquirer. 14 October 2002. Retrieved 6 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Arceo-Dumlao, Tina (26 June 2006). "New malls on the rise". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved 6 August 2016. 
  3. ^ Mariano, Keith Richard (23 May 2016). "Araneta allots P50B for Cubao redevelopment". BusinessWorld. Retrieved 11 August 2016. 

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