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St David's, Cardiff

St David’s Dewi Sant is the retail heart of the city of Cardiff. The centre is anchored by the largest John Lewis store outside of London and features over 170 shops and 25 restaurants and cafés.

Last year footfall level reached 36.7 million, an 11% increase on the previous year, making it one of the busiest centres in the UK.

The centre’s strong retail mix offers unrivalled choice for customers across the region, its five key anchor stores are John Lewis, Boots, Debenhams, M&S and Bhs, In addition, St David’s is also home to brands such as Apple, Cult, Kurt Geiger and Hugo Boss.

St David’s offers an exciting and diverse range of places to dine, with everything from Pret a Manger to Yo!Sushi, Jamie’s Italian to Carluccio’s.

St David’s attracts a significantly higher number of Wealthy Executives, Flourishing Families and Secure Families than the city, regional and national averages. The weighted catchment spend of the city is over £1 billion.

Cardiff, the capital city of Wales, is ranked 19th in the UK retail rankings and is the 10th largest city in the UK.

Cardiff is a significant tourism centre and the most popular visitor destination in Wales with 18.3 million visitors in 2010. 1

Winner of BCSC Supreme Gold Award and BCSC Gold Award for best ‘In Town Retail Scheme over 300,000 sq ft’ 2

Winner of International Shopping Centre of the Year at the Global Retail Leisure International Awards 3

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Contacts

Portfolio contact
Rob Callaghan
Portfolio Manager
020 7024 5414

Leasing contact
Gemma Pratt
Leasing Director
020 7024 5068

Brand Partnerships contact
Sean Curtis
Portfolio Marketing Manager
020 7747 2388

Mall Retailing contact
Robert Hardie
Leasing Coordinator
020 7024 5083

Marketing contact
Lesley Marsh
Interim Regional Marketing Manager

Key facts

  • Size: 1,400,000 sq ft
  • Number of Units: 195+
  • Anchor and major units: John Lewis, Gap, Hollister, Monsoon, Cult, H&M, New Look, Republic
  • Footfall: 36.7 million 2
  • Comparison Goods Spend: £1.03bn 3
  • Resident Catchment Population: 1,746,237
  • CACI ranking: 19 4
  • 1 "Tourism Boost for Cardiff Economy", Cardiff County Council
  • 2 Annual footfall report 2011
  • 3 CACI PCG Ranking report 2011
  • 4 CACI RF Retail Ranking 2011

Awards

  • Winner of BCSC Supreme Gold Award and BCSC Gold Award for best ‘In Town Retail Scheme over 300,000 sq ft' May 2010 1
  • Winner of International Shopping Centre of the Year at the Global Retail Leisure International Awards December 2010
  • Winner of International Shopping Centre of the Year at the Global Retail Leisure International Awards June 2010