Holiday shopping is more stylish and interactive than ever before at Westfield San Francisco Centre
SAN FRANCISCO, California – There’s something magical in the air this holiday season at Westfield San Francisco Centre. Could it be the burly smile of the white-bearded Santa? Or is it the sensational holiday shopping that awaits travelers from around the world?
Christmas parties, Hanukkah gatherings, Kwanzaa celebrations – the season’s festivities are just around the corner. Travelers to the Bay area can revel in the enchantment of this holiday season at Westfield San Francisco Centre. With an emphasis on stylish west-coast shopping and dining, Westfield San Francisco Centre is the largest urban shopping center west of the Mississippi, featuring 200 shops, the largest Bloomingdale’s outside of Manhattan, and the second-largest Nordstrom in the United States.
Holiday travelers to San Francisco will discover extraordinary gift-giving ideas for friends and family at home including pre-packaged baskets and wrapped gifts, celebrity creations, and home or hostess gifts, all at a great value. Wrap up a Karen Millen statement coat or “Hamilton" quilted tote or satchel at Michael Kors for her, or a stylish Burberry cashmere scarf or Hugo Boss cuffed shirts for him, and, of course, some Zhu Zhu pets and HEXBUGs for the kids. Don’t forget an iPad for everyone in the family from the Verizon store! Visitors will also want to explore the unique shopping and dining experience offered by Bristol Farms, California’s signature gourmet market and deli, which has collected a long string of accolades since their first store opened in 1982. Travelers will discover unique foods, produce, wines, beers, pastries, confectionaries, and gift baskets for the holidays at home or away. Westfield San Francisco Centre has all of the latest trends and unique gifts to make this holiday truly memorable.
Before visiting San Francisco, travelers can plan their shopping trip and find special deals, events and promotions by visiting Westfield San Francisco Centre Facebook page or downloading the new Westfield iPhone App! Many of the Centre’s retailers reward followers with up-to-the-minute deals and occasionally post exclusive print-out coupons and deals specifically for Facebook friends. Westfield San Francisco Centre also posts upcoming holiday events on their Facebook page and values the input from followers on holiday shopping tips and advice on where to discover that coveted gift item.
New technology can also help create a successful shopping strategy and simplify holiday shopping trips to San Francisco. With the free and newly-introduced Westfield iPhone App, travelers can map out mall trips in advance with a GPS-enabled map and enjoy App-exclusive daily holiday deals and giveaways. Android and iPhone users can download the free application through the Apple App Store or on iTunes. It’s the must-have App for every savvy traveler that visits Westfield San Francisco Centre.
“We’re delighted to add to the joy of the season with fabulous shopping, fun activities for the entire family, and excellent values among our brand-name retailers at Westfield San Francisco Centre,” said Missy Heanue, marketing director. “This season, we are offering a multitude of ways in which people can learn more about what’s happening at Westfield San Francisco Centre before venturing out to shop. It’s our goal to make everyone’s holiday shopping as merry, festive, and hassle-free as possible.”
Like no other place, Westfield San Francisco Centre visitors can enjoy cocktails or a meal at one of the critically and popularly acclaimed restaurants in Westfield San Francisco Centre’s Restaurant Collection. The Collection - LarkCreekSteak, Out the Door, Straits and ’wichcraft - provides a diverse and delicious array of menus, including elegant steaks, modern Vietnamese dishes, eclectic Singaporean fare, and gourmet sandwiches. Families can enjoy a 9-screen Century Theatres movie theatre, and couples get a chance to relax from traveling at Burke Williams Day Spa – the largest day spa in San Francisco.
All out-of-town visitors to Westfield San Francisco Centre are eligible to receive a VIP Passport filled with dozens of special offers and amenities from participating retailers and restaurants. Simply visit the Centre’s Concierge Desk and present an out of town driver’s license, passport, or hotel room key to obtain a VIP Passport.
Westfield San Francisco Centre is a member of the San Francisco Travel Association, the US Travel Association, the National Tour Association, and the Shop America Alliance. The Centre is located just 20 minutes from San Francisco International Airport on the corner of 5th&Market across from the Powell Street cable car turnaround. BART airport access, public transit, and valet parking are also available.
For further details and holiday hours, call 415.512.6776 or visit www.westfield.com/sanfrancisco .
Missy Heanue Marketing Director Westfield San Francisco Centre Phone: 415-512-6776 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Kathy Anderson Tourism Representative Phone: 602-678-1007 Email: email@example.com