Shoppers will be spoilt for choice at Baywest Mall, the Eastern Cape's one and only destination centre, merging the likes of food, fashion and fun in a safe and modern environment. Endless entertainment is on offer at the Fun Factory between the Olympic sized Ice rink, IMAX, cine prestige and the Games Arcade -weekends will never be the same.

Situated conveniently along the N2 freeway in Port Elizabeth’s western suburbs, Baywest Mall is within easy reach for shoppers throughout the Bay and combines firm family favorites with various never before seen global brands.

Grab a bite to eat at one of the many tantalizing eateries in our food court, whilst keeping an eye on streaming entertainment beamed onto one of the biggest TV screens in South Africa.

It’s an ideal world you will never want to leave, and with our extended trading hours, it will feel like you won’t have to!

The Gift Card

Baywest Mall is proud to announce the launch of their much-anticipated Gift Card - give the gift of choice, the perfect present for every occasion.

Baywest Mall boasts a wide variety of national, and international brands all under one roof – promising convenient, spoilt for choice shopping.

Baywest Mall Gift Cards can be purchased from the Information Desk, which is located on the lower ground, entrance 4 (in-between Dion Wired and Spur). Gift cards are accepted at all retailers within the mall, as a "debit card" with preloaded funds.

Please note Gift Cards can only be purchased with a debit or credit card via our Information desk (NO CASH payments will be accepted). For FICA purposes you are required to present your ID or driver's license when purchasing a gift card.

Gift Cards can be loaded with any amount between R 50 – R 5 000, and are valid for 3 years from the date of purchase. Please note the Gift Card can be utilized at two of our Sister Malls – Hemingways & Forest Hill City.

Should you wish to place corporate or bulk Gift Card purchases – please contact to place your order.

To check your gift card balance or report lost or stolen Gift Cards you can contact the Tutuka call centre: 0861 11 40 93, or visit the Baywest Mall Information Desk.


Shopping till late or out on a date? Baywest Mall has winter trading hours for your convenience. Our various stores, Fun Factory and restaurants will be open until late to accommodate you on the coldest of wintery nights!

  • Retail: 9am – 7pm Monday to Saturday, and 9am – 5pm on Sundays and public holidays
  • Fun Factory, restaurants and take-aways open till late

Banks & Other Services also differ, please contact your service provider for details.

Facilities & Services

Baywest Mall was designed with you, the shopper, in mind. That’s why we have ensured that our mall is accessible for everyone - special wheelchair access, and a safe, undercover public transport drop-off and pick-up point ensures equal access for all.

Keep up do date with the latest deals, promotions and events by downloading the Baywest Mall app – the advanced cutting edge technology allows users to be notified when there are deals or specials from their favourite/ most loved stores. App users are also provided with free super-fast Wifi Internet access as well as the option to recharge for less, with 50mb of data for only R10.


Not only does Baywest offer a convenient, undercover public transport drop-off and pick-up point, we also offer boomed safe and secure parking – half of which is undercover, at a minimal cost. We have kept our parking tariffs low at Baywest, so you don’t have to watch the clock whilst visiting us!

Tariffs: Your first 60 mins are free, then R5 (1-3hrs), R10 (3-5hrs), R15 (5-7hrs) and R20 (7+hrs). R50 for lost tickets.

For lost tickets, please contact Centre management on (041) 492 0330

Getting Here

As Baywest is conveniently situated on the N2, travelling from anywhere in Port Elizabeth will take no more than 20 minutes. Our newly developed road network allows residents from the Western suburbs easy access through Sherwood’s walker drive. As of September, shoppers in Bridgemeade and Rowallan Park will access the mall via a newly developed road link over the N2, in just minutes.

Once you reach Baywest, a destination centre, you’ll have eight entrances to choose from, with parking never more than a short walk from the mall itself.
Click here to view the map and driving directions.


With 230 high tech CCTV cameras throughout the mall and parking area, you can rest assured you are in safe hands whilst visiting Baywest. We also have a team of specially trained security guards patrolling 24/7 on foot, Bicycles, quad-bikes and in patrol vehicles. Let Fashion, food and fun remain your focus, whilst safety is ours.

Leasing & Franchising

Packed with a comprehensive tenant mix including an Ice Rink, state of the art Ster-Kinekor Cinemas, a Bowling Alley, Games Arcade and a Food Court with a mouth-watering array of restaurants, as well as designer stores to whet the appetite of any keen fashion shopper.

The super-regional Baywest Mall is the new go-to attraction in and around Nelson Mandela Bay and will become the shopping destination of preference.

It is a destination for the entire family, with a number of exclusive entertainment options for Eastern Cape including the only Ice Rink, IMAX and Cine Prestige in the region. There’s not only a store for every taste – including a chic Champagne & Sushi bar to rival those found in London and Paris.

If you are interested in leasing space or franchising opportunities at Baywest Mall, please contact Eugene Potgieter on 083 269 9996 or email