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The Village Market, a prestigious and large shopping, recreation and entertainment complex in East Africa is the premier host of the Ideal Interiors Showwith a unique show-stopper house with a theme line of modern living that counts.

The choice of having Ideal Interiors Show hosted at the Village Market follows the niche of clientele who are keen on taste andstyle of interiors.

The the idea of constructing The Village Market shopping and recreation mall within Nairobi began bytwo Kenyan brothers, Hamed and Mehraz Ehsani in 1992. Their objective was to provide a shopping and recreation experience for Gigiri’s residents which include diplomats, expatriates and tourists living and/or working within the Nairobi’s Diplomatic District and its immediate environs.

Construction began in April 1992 with 10 shops. Three years later they opened The Village Market’s gates to the public. Currently, the complex covers over 225,713 square feet (20,969.4 m2) of leasing space; three levels high, with more than 150 outlets. It offers a variety of recreational facilities, including a cinema and an Olympic size bowling alley. The latest addition to the mall is Tribe, a 5 star hotel with a 142 guest rooms.

The Village Market has handicap accessible restrooms, a Baby Room for nursing mothers and a prayer area reserved for visitors and shoppers. The mall is accessible through 5 gates with 700 on-site parking spaces including handicap parking. A Customer Service desk is located on the 2nd level of the complex for shoppers, tenants and visitors seeking any information. The complex is open daily through the week and weekend as well as holidays from 7am to 11pm.