SM Opens Biggest Mall in Bicol Region
Legazpi City, Albay—SM Prime Holdings Inc. has just opened its newest mall, SM City Legazpi in Albay, Bicol, which boasts 88,000 sqm of gross floor area.
“SM Prime joins the City of Legazpi in bringing fun and adventure to the picturesque province of Albay with the opening of SM City Legazpi. To date, this is the company’s biggest mall in the Bicol Region. Together with SM City Naga in Camarines Sur, this new lifestyle destination in Bicolandia will elevate the malling experience of both the locals and tourists with offerings from top local and global brands,” SM Prime President Jeffrey Lim says.
Home to the majestic Mayon Volcano, Legazpi City is Bicol Region’s center for tourism, education, health services, commerce, and transportation. Made of around 200,000 residents, this city has numerous hotels, restaurants, banks, and health and educational facilities.
SM City Legazpi, which opens with 85% tenant occupancy, has three levels of well-curated mix of shopping, dining, and entertainment concepts including The SM Store, SM Supermarket, SM Appliance Center, Ace Hardware, Our Home, Watsons, Surplus, Sports Central, Bata Shoes, Miniso, The Body Shop, Uniqlo, Banco de Oro, SM Cyberzone, and SM Cinemas.
It prides itself on its green architecture, accentuated by a vast glass-walled food hall that overlooks the splendor of Mayon Volcano.