Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall & Superblock
Built in 2007, Nagoya Hill is a largest shopping mall in Batam, it is considered as most crowded and visited by local people in Batam because of the strategic location. Nagoya Hill also became a best choice for tourist destination and attracts lot of tourism in Batam. It is no wonder that the Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall is such a hit with both tourists and locals alike.
Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall is a shopping place that provides fairly complete retail goods with a relatively cheap price. The name of Nagoya Hill is originated from area city named Nagoya in Batam, this region which is also known as Lubuk Baja, and the mall was built in hilly areas is quite large, approximately: 8.9 acres.
Nagoya Hill is to apply the concept of City Walk, a mix of shopping and business means that both local and imported complete in one large area and can be visited on foot. This is a similar concept called as One Stop Travel Shopping.
In Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall superblock there are retail businesses ranging from a variety of electronic goods, clothes, bags, various kinds of food, movie theater or Cinema 21, Hypermart, a cafe with free internet connection, etc. It is equipped with lots of eating places that offer local cuisine from various regions in Indonesia as well as international cuisine.
There are various stores that sell a variety of needs such as clothing, accessories, sports equipment, supplies, etc. There are two big tenants in this mall: Matahari Department Store and Hypermart, giant retail store in Indonesia. Matahari provides high quality fashion products at an affordable price. You can find t-shirts, shirts, blouses, pants, shorts, lingerie, shoes, slippers, socks and kids fashion. Hypermart is largest retail in town which local people purchase their daily need, from fashion apparels, electronics products, grocery, fresh food, household furniture, home appliances, entertainment products and mini pharmacy.
Domestic visitors (from Jakarta) will usually visit to search for cell phone, because here the well-known and complete gadget which may not found in Jakarta. Because Batam is very close to Singapore, an item of goods in Nagoya Hill is not much different from the mall in Singapore and of course with a cheaper price. You can stop by to the Under Ground Floor for the electronics product like DSLR Cameras, Digital Cameras, Mobile Phone, Gaming Equipment, Computers & Laptop with very affordable price.
There is a food street which is located inside the building with an open indoor building; it is look like Bugis Junction in Singapore. There are a wide range of cafes, fresh fruit stalls, fresh cake and restaurants serving different cuisines to your taste like A&W, DingTea, Ochado, Shihlin (Taiwan Street Snacks), Ayam Penyet Ria (Traditional Fried Chicken), KFC, Solaria, Grand Duck, Ayam Goreng Fatmawati (various fried chicken, and side dish like fried tempe, fried tofu, etc), Shuang Hong Ba Kut Teh, Pizza Hut, Sun Bread and other local food.
If you are tired, and need a rest there, you could enjoy your coffee time at several hangout places, such as: J.Co Donuts & Coffee, Gadeno Pizza & Steak Menu, Coffee Town Kaya Toast, Bistro Godiva, Kangen Cafe, Enjoya Cafe, Uncle Yang, Enjoya (yoghurt and coffee), Coffee Luwak Cafe. Or you could consider watching a movie at Studio Hill 21 in toppest floor.
Batam Island enjoys a tropical climate all year round with an average temperature of 26 to 34 degrees celsius. In these hot days, you can chilled yourself with cold drinks, 5′c Fresh Tea, DingTea, Ochado, Teatag.
There is a big trend In Batam for those tourists to come for having relax time, having massage, getting spa course, and facial beauty treatment for woman or mans, even nail pedicure or hair saloon also could be found in here. One of most well known was Eska Spa and Wellness.
How to get here:
|Hang Nadim International Airport
Batam Center International Ferry Terminal
Harbour Bay International Ferry Terminal
Nongsa Pura International Ferry Terminal
Sekupang International Ferry Terminal
Sekupang Domestic Ferry Terminal
Punggur Domestic Ferry Terminal
Address : Jl. Imam Bonjol Blok F No. 51 Nagoya, Kepulauan Riau
Few big places near here: Nagoya Plaza Hotel, I Hotel, Puri Garden Hotel, you just simply walk 2-5 minutes to get to Nagoya Hill Mall from those hotels. Hotels are probably a bit further but you can still walk to Nagoya Hill is the Harmoni Hotel, Planet Holiday, Mercure Hotel and many more hotels, involve smaller hotels.