Ballantynes

Monday9:00 am – 5:30 pm.

Tuesday9:00 am – 5:30 pm.

Wednesday9:00 am – 5:30 pm.

Thursday9:00 am – 5:30 pm.

Friday9:00 am – 5:30 pm.

Saturday9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Sunday10:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Cashel Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch

03 379 7400

Ballantynes is an iconic Christchurch department store and a landmark of the inner city. This family business has operated for 164 years and is well known for being the place to go for the best brands and labels.

Step inside you’ll immediately recognise that you have entered the city’s leading retail store. Exceptional service, quality products and an enjoyable shopping experience is a given here. Within the three-storeys you can discover everything from latest fashion to must-have homewares, the best in cosmetics and fragrances along with an outstanding selection of food, wine and cookware.

It’s really like a mini-city of its own. There’s cafes where you can rest your legs and refuel in between all the shopping, an in-house hair and beauty salon run by a talented team of stylists and beauty therapists, a gift registry, tailoring and even personal stylist services. All your needs can easily be fulfilled here.

For those who love high fashion, a visit to the upstairs Atrium and Contemporary Lounge is a must. This is where you’ll find top New Zealand designers like Karen Walker, Juliette Hogan, Trelise Cooper, Kate Sylvester, Maggie Marilyn, Georgia Alice, Twenty-Seven Names, Deadly Ponies and Kathryn Wilson, as well as international brands such as Ted Baker, Ben Sherman, Camilla and Marc, Jac+Jack and Gestuz.

Throughout the year Ballantynes runs popular instore fashion and homewares events. Follow it on social media and keep on top of the latest news.

Words by Petra Nyman & Photography by Nancy Zhou

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Location

Cashel Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch

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