Everything You Need to Know Before Shopping in Downtown Denver

Everyone loves to take a souvenir or memento back home with them after their vacation. The shopping in downtown Denver features just about every kind of store and restaurant that you can imagine! Whether you forget to pack one of your trip essentials or want to go on a shopping spree, you’ll find it in one of the many shopping centers in the area.

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The Shopping Experiences in Downtown Denver

16th Street Mall

The 16th Street Mall is one of the top places to go shopping downtown Denver. You’ll find an extensive collection of shops and restaurants on this tree-lined pedestrian promenade that runs right through the heart of the city. This is the perfect place to spend a fun afternoon perusing some of the many shops before indulging in a delicious lunch at Earl’s Kitchen + Bar! It’s central location offer visitors a prime spot to base the main activities during the day before heading to nightlife hubs like Larimer Square and the LoDo District.

Larimer Square

If you’re searching for one of the best nightlife, dining, and shopping combinations in downtown Denver, Larimer Square is the place to spend your evening. During the day you’ll find local and chain stores, but at night, the streets turn into a dazzling display of lights and live entertainment. Music pours out of the hopping restaurants, bars, and clubs. Make a couple passes through the shops in the early evening before partying the night away in this historic and iconic downtown square.

Union Station

Union Station mixes one of the grandest and historic buildings in the Mile High City with modern accents. This downtown Denver shopping hub is home to a trendy new boutique shopping scene with local favorites like the Tattered Cover book store and 5 Green Boxes being just a couple of tenants. You can also grab some food at one of the fantastic artisan eateries like Acme Pizzeria and Mercantile Dining and Provisions. Union Station is also right around the corner from the LoDo District and Coors Field so you can do a little shopping before heading over to a professional baseball game!

Denver Pavillions

The Denver Pavilions offers a fantastic selection of popular chains stores like Banana Republic, Francesca’s, and H&M in a unique and modern outdoor/indoor shopping and dining experience.

Grab a mouthwatering burger at 5280 Burger Bar, or dig into spicy southwestern dishes at Lime. This downtown Denver shopping mall also has a bowling alley and a movie!

Stay at Castle MarneSunset over Denver cityscape, aerial view from the city park

If you’re searching for some of the most unique accommodations in the Mile High City, then you need to check out Castle Marne. Our rooms feature historical accents and comfortable furnishings in a magical setting. The Inn sits in the heart of the Capitol Hill District, giving you easy access to the shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues along Colfax Avenue and 17th Street leading in downtown. We are also right around the corner from beautiful City Park and all of its attractions.

Start planning your getaway to Denver by booking one of our rooms today! We look forward to welcoming you to our Castle!

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