Offering a serious challenge (or alternative) to the capital as the place for stylish and designer shopping on the island, Makarios Avenue and Anexartisias Avenue and everything in between is now a hive of high fashion.
Splash by the Beach
A bright, modern shop with seating areas both in women’s wear and upstairs in menswear that allow for a more luxurious shopping experience. Perhaps one of the most designer-led boutiques in Limassol, Splash by the Beach carries clothes by Givenchy, Gianfranco Ferré, Giambattista Valli, Marc Jacobs, Matthew Williamson and Temperley London, among others. The boutique is also strong on accessories, with bags by Mulberry, along with shoes and sunglasses. An extensive menswear range includes trendy collections by Marc Jacobs and Etro.
129 Georgiou A Avenue, Yermasogia Tel: 25318803
The sister shop to Splash by the Beach, Splash is a treasure trove of beautiful clothes and accessories. Designers carried by the store include Diane von Furstenburg, Milly and Michael Kors, while also offering pieces by Etro, Catherine Malandrino and Viktor & Rolf. Clothes are displayed according to look and colour, so that customers can easily navigate towards the rails that display the styles and colours they prefer. With a range of accessories, including bags by Luella, dotted around the store, you can always find something of interest.
1A Theklas Lysiotou Street Tel: 25345222
Editori’s look is young and slightly edgy. By carrying arguably lesser-known brands which nonetheless produce quality and design-led clothing, the shop attracts a vibrant, young crowd. Designers carried by Editori include Hoss Intropia, Valentino Red, Tibi, Paul & Joe Sister, K Karl Lagerfeld and Antik Batik, as well as shoes by Ash. Clothes tend to be funkier than other designer shops, but you can still find the odd delicate and glamorous maxi gown for special occasions.
16 Chrysanthou Mylona Street Tel: 25761730
Housed in an impressive glass-fronted shop, the Italian brand provides a sexy take on everyday wear. Simple separates such as shirts, T-shirts and palazzo pants are complemented this season by more elaborate brocade dresses and coats, and thick felt miniskirts in greens and yellows. Pinko also offers accessories to complete the look, from shoes to jewellery, bags and scarves.
17 Konstantinou Paparrigopoulou Street Tel: 25 762206
Cara’s vibe is of serious fashion. The compact shop on Makarios Avenue nevertheless packs an impressive punch with wall-to-wall designers. Cara carries Alberta Ferretti, Moschino, Jil Sander and Amanda Wakely. Among the beautifully intricate clothes, you are still able to find great fitting jeans and loose dresses for everyday wear, such as jeans by Marc by Marc Jacobs, DKNY knits and airy dresses, and separates by Vanessa Bruno Athé. Cara also provides for men, with a menswear section that is well-stock in jeans, shirts and T-shirts by designers Moschino and D&G, among others.
201C Makarios Avenue Tel: 25747655
As the sister accessories boutique, Cara at Maximos Plaza offers the right accessory for your outfit of choice. The dark wood-panelled shop offers an extensive range of designers, such as Christian Lacroix, Celine, Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan and Pedro Garcia. This season, Cara offers knee-high leather boots, sturdy shoe-boots and elaborate heels for the evening, as well as clutches, totes and roomy bags.
4 Paparigopoulou Street, Maximos Plaza Tel: 25585814
Mple promotes a fashion aesthetic that is not very typical of what we usually see in Cyprus. Highly eclectic and original, it nonetheless has many fans that enjoy a different perspective on fashion. Its all-white exterior and interior perfectly frames the almost architectural designs of Vivienne Westwood, Comme de Garçon, Plein Sud, Junya Watanabe, Marios Schwab, Y-3 and High. Menswear also includes well-crafted pieces from High, as well as denims and shirts by Stone Island, with new menswear clothing by Comme de Garçon expected in the summer.
4 Theklas Lysiotou Street Tel: 25 340604
Crème Noir is a boutique for true shoe lovers. This is not the place to go if you want a pair of sensible flats, but where fantasy and craftsmanship in intricate shoe designs are celebrated. Its sumptuous interior design in black, gold and cream, provides an excellent foil to designs by Sonia Rykiel, Alessandro Dell’Acqua and Giambattista Valli. Crème Noir also offers its own jewellery brand, with unique pieces that are made in Italy.
232D Apollo Court, Makarios Avenue Tel: 25 353012
Although small in size, Planéte is stacked with designer goods such as quirky Cacharel garments, dependable wardrobe basics by Joseph and Theory, colourful Issa dresses, and elaborate pieces by Lavender Label Vera Wang. The shop also provides Sergio Rossi shoes and, now in season, boots, as well as sparkly Gina shoes that add pizzazz to any outfit.
217B Maximos Plaza, Makarios Avenue Tel: 25 369369
Fior is one of the best-known shoe shops in Limassol that carries covetable, designer brands. Located in the tourist area of town, the shop is frequented by locals and tourists alike, with a sizeable portion of its clientele made up of expatriates. Designer brands that Fior offers include Jimmy Choo shoes and bags, extravagant designs by Giuseppe Zanotti and elegant heels by Vicini.
Pegiazis Court, 83 A. Georgiou Avenue Shop 14-15, Germasogeia Tel: 25322527
Cube is always full of interesting trinkets, designer shoes, the latest bags and fashion scarves. Designers carried at the airy shop for shoes and bags include Marc Jacobs, Lanvin, Viktor & Rolf, Alexander McQueen and Castaner. Bags are also available by Juicy Couture and local designer Joanna Lucas. Cube also offers a great selection of evening bags and clutches in sparkly golds and silvers. Great for gifts is the shop’s extensive jewellery collection, which includes pieces by Lanvin and Erickson Beamon, while also carrying a selective range of garments by fashion-forward label Lanvin.
Victory House 205E Makarios Avenue Tel: 25358835
This spacious shop offers a variety of shoes and bags for any occasion. Colourful Missoni shoes and bags in the designer’s signature print and weave are displayed alongside sophisticated Rodo designs for evening shoes and bags. Sessil also carries funkier designs by Sebastian as well as more mainstream footwear and bags by Versus. Upstairs, men’s shoes and bags are displayed, among which D&G’s signature style.
13 Konstantinou Paparigopoulou Street Tel: 25818616
The minimalist Amicci shop in Limassol’s Maximos Plaza offers an array of designer goods, including clothing and accessories by Stella McCartney, Yves Saint Laurent and Chloe.
Shop 11-13, Maximos Plaza 215 Makarios Avenue Tel: 25582254
The well-known French luxury lingerie provider has brought exquisite intimates to the Cyprus market. Beautifully designed underwear in silks and cottons are the fashion house’s forte, but you may also find wonderful nightwear and swimwear for the summer. La Perla also offers a limited but exquisite line of clothing, characterised by strong design and great fabrics.
Victory House, Makarios Avenue Tel: 25828545
The Italian staple for effortless style and elegance, MaxMara provides quality clothing that will last for years. Best known for its beautifully-made warm coats for winter, the fashion house provides a complete wardrobe solution for any woman, from office suits and blouses, to evening dresses, as well as relaxed, sportier clothes for the weekend. If you see something you like, you should seriously think about buying because more often than not, it’s not there in your size when you go back.
Maximos Plaza No. 4-4a Paparigopoulou Street Tel: 25581460
Timinis is well-known in Limassol as the place to go for smart clothing. Although traditionally a menswear shop, Timinis also offers an extensive collection of smart-casual clothing for women, with Burberry, Hugo Boss and Armani Jeans collections. Also available are a number of accessories, bags and shoes for women, with low and high-heeled pumps by Salvatore Ferragamo. Menswear includes clothes by D&G, Polo Ralph Lauren and Paul & Shark, and smart suits by Giorgio Armani and Canali, among others. Also available are shoes and bags for men.
Nandia House, Makarios Avenue Tel: 25335066
The well-known Italian designer brand has its stand-alone shop on Limassol’s Makarios Avenue. Bright and airy, the Fendi shop offers, as would be expected, an extensive collection of bags, shoes and accessories for women in the recognisable Fendi logo as well as in more discreet designs. Also available are accessories for men as well as very cute booties for babies. The shop also carries a small range of Fendi clothing, including winter coats, evening tops and dresses.
232 Makarios Avenue Tel: 25345960
Offering a slightly hipper bent to how we dress, Mint’s refreshing take on fashion is the result of carrying mainly upcoming American brands, including Alice & Olivia, Elizabeth & James, American Retro, Manoush, Foley & Corinna, Ashish, Ya-Ya, Robert Rodriguez and Madison Marcus, among others. Apart from the clothing, Mint also offers pretty accessories and jewellery by Butler & Wilson and CC Skye.
197E Makarios Avenue Tel: 99562281
Vassos Eliades retails in internationally well-known luxury brands. The Limassol shop offers watches, accessories and writing instruments by Cartier, Mont Blanc, Jaeger le Coultre, IWC, Panerai, Zenith, Omega and Alfred Dunhill. In addition, it is where you can find exclusive designer items that are perfect for presents, as well as fashionable Van Cleef & Arpels jewellery.
221 Makarios Avenue Tel: 25582807
Recently opened in Limassol, Lucifair offers a range of elegant attire for ladies. Trouser and skirt suits for smart occasions or work are on offer, as well as casual separates for less formal occasions and eveningwear.
Petrou Tsirou Street Tel: 25389138
The UK’s high street answer for affordable but quality clothes that impress with their dazzling colours and innovative designs, Karen Millen is best known for providing the right dress for a special occasion. While jewel-coloured dresses are fashionable this season, Karen Millen also provides great jeans, knits and coats for everyday wear. Matching accessories, such as shoes and bags are also available.
217E Makarios Avenue, Maximos Plaza Tel: 25814090
A smart, recently opened shop that has been decked out in wood and stone, Glou offers chic, affordable clothes for men. Ranging from casual shirts, summer jackets and trousers, to more formal attire such as suits, dress-shirts and ties, Glou provides a one-stop shop for men who aren’t particularly keen on shopping but still want to look smart and modern. The helpful assistants are sure to make the shopping experience as painless as possible. Also on offer is a limited range of sports shoes.
170 Anexartisias Avenue Tel: 25344323
The Italian denim and casual clothing company provides good quality jeans and interesting separates for a contemporary look. A range of T-shirts, skirts and dresses are available this season for women in dove grey and soft pink, which favourably contrasts with the ink-blue denim. The Replay store in Limassol provides clothing for men, women and children, as well as accessories such as shoes, bags and belts.
118 Anexartisias Avenue Tel: 25378837
The French fashion house provides decidedly chic, feminine clothes. The shop, although compact, is well stocked with items that exude French elegance. Practical separates that work well for the office are complemented by floral dresses for more casual times. Upstairs, you may also find formal wear, such as long black gowns. Alain Manoukian also offers accessories, with a range of shoes as well as bags.
Harmony House No. 5 Thekla Lyssioti Street Tel: 25749538
A fashion mecca for teenage girls, Stradivarius provides shoppers with the latest trends at affordable prices. The large shop on Anexartisias Avenue is always busy with women of all ages going through the rails to see what new merchandise has arrived. Trends to be found this season at Stradivarius are tartan and checks, corduroy and lots of grey. Also available are accessories and jewellery.
107 Anexartisias Avenue Tel: 25350469
The definitive high-street shop in Cyprus, Zara does a roaring trade with all ages. Its fast stock turnover, with twice weekly new deliveries, make every visit interesting as there is bound to be something new. Zara provides good wardrobe basics, especially for the office, as well as more casual items for weekends. Menswear is also very popular and on trend.
128 Anexartisias Avenue Tel: 25350666
Charles & Keith
Recently opened on Anexartisias Avenue, Charles & Keith offers fashion footwear at very affordable prices. The shop, decorated in understated bronze, displays rows of loafers, ankle boots, high-heeled shoes and sandals that are impressively on trend this season. Charles & Keith also offers a range of roomy bags for day and sparkly clutches for evening.
Anexartisias Avenue Tel: 25748150
This ubiquitous international high-street shop provides good basics for every wardrobe. Jeans and T-shirts are a mainstay, while Mango is also adept at providing colourful and cheerful dresses and skirts for everyday use. Mango in Limassol also carries the recently-launched menswear range HE by Mango, which provides urbane separates for men.
150-152 Anexartisias Avenue Tel 25347306
Oxette offers innovative and fashion-led accessories for women and men. Silver, gold, semi-precious and precious stones are mixed together with alternative materials such as steel and leather to create original, modern pieces. Watches and jewellery by Oxette make great presents for loved ones.
201A Makarios Avenue Tel: 25878242
Decked out in its signature orange colour, the bright Limassol Folli Follie shop houses the brand’s extensive range of accessories. Bags, jewellery, watches and scarves are exhibited throughout the shop, while the assistants are always on hand for any help you might need. Folli Follie’s sporty watches are a favourite, as are their fashion-forward jewellery designs for women.
198 Makarios Avenue Tel: 25878930
Debenhams has become a staple shopping experience. With a number of UK-based clothing ranges to choose from, such as Oasis, as well as diffusion lines by well-known British designers Matthew Williamson, Betty Jackson, Julian McDonald and Jasper Conran, shoppers can find practically whatever they are looking for, from glitzy eveningwear to sleepwear.
Makarios Avenue & Petrou Tsirou Telephone: 25831831
369 28th October Avenue Tel: 25831831
The biggest shopping complex ever built in Cyprus is developed over two floors with over 130 stores for all tastes, including brand-name stores opening on the island for the first time. In addition, you will find fast food, casual dining restaurants and cafeterias, an ice-skating rink and a variety leisure venues and entertainment for the whole family and 1600 parking places.
Some of the shops which will operate at My Mall include Acapella, Accessorize, Adidas, Aeliotis, Aldo, Amathus, Anna Riska, Almyro Glyko, Avlaia, Bank of Cyprus,TTbagatt, Bamboo, Beauty Line, Bodytalk, Bsb, Burger King, Calzedonia, Celio, Champion, Charles & Keith, Chocolate Café, Cinnabon, CN7, Costa Coffee, Coffee Beanery, Colours & Beauty, David Mayer Naman, Dead Sea Cosmetics, Delicatessen, Domenico, Duty Free, Dyrberg Kern, Ecco, Engino, Energiers, Fabulous Jewellery, Folli Follie, Freshline Cosmetics, Fox, Gant, Geox, Goveci, Gyros tou kosmou, Haagen-Dazs, Haralas, HerStyler, Intimissimi, Italian Pizza, Kickers, Kipling, Krystalo, Lacoste, Laiki Bank, Lanidor, Lepus, List, L’occitane, Loisir, Mango, Man & Manetti, Marasil, Marisa Castelli, Marks & Spencer, Mastic Spa, MTN, Metaxas, Monsoon, Naf Naf, Nine West, Oxette, Opticana, Oxford, On Ice, Pasta-Risotto-Salad, Pantas Chicken, Playlife, Public, Reebok, Renuar, Sessil, Socks and Tights, So Easy, Sigma, Swiss Exclusive, Swarovski, Thallo, Tommy Hilfiger, Totally Nuts, Women’s Secret, Yves Rocher and Zumita.
1 Georgiou Griva Digenis Avenue
Wallis UK brand has just opened in the new High Street Department Store Limassol (Anexartisias Street) offering premium fashion. With 16 stores worldwide, Wallis is the premium women's fashion destination. Stylish women's clothing include dresses, tops, maxi dresses, trousers and coats & jackets, available in sizes 8 to 20 with a dedicated going out clothing range including going out tops. Wallis also has a great line of petite clothing for women 1.62m and under.
High Street , 117 Anexartissias, Limassol 25 356 411
ECCO - Danish shoe brand ECCO is global leader in innovative comfort footwear for men, ladies and kids. ECCO high quality shoes, casual comfort shoes with a perfect fit can be found in Ecco shops around the island.
171 Anexartissias Street, Limassol. Tel 25 817277
My Mall Zakaki Limassol 25 812 966
Diamond Store, 43 Kolonakiou street, Limassol tel 25 879 240