Today's world revolves around consumption, something empty, endless, which is inspired several times a year with the changes of the season. Shopping Centers they spread all over the world inviting millions of people, like a new god. But luxury consumption It only invites a few and to them points the network of eleven luxury shopping centers that exist in Europe and China by the hand of Bicester Village.
In Spain the firm has Las Rozas Village, a luxury outlet shopping center on the outskirts of Madrid. In Europe there are nine of these places, so if you go to Spain and you want to see expensive stores and maybe treat yourself ... well, what are you waiting for?
Las Rozas Village
As we said above is one of the nine villages in Europe with the signature of The Bicester Village Collection by Value Retail. This company was founded in 1995 in Oxfordshire, England, and from there it jumped into the world of luxurious shopping destinations.
Offers everywhere European and rest of the world brands and there are from clothes to decorative objects for the home. The good thing about the site, despite the fact that the concept is luxurious, is that it offers important discounts on original prices, sometimes close to 60%. To that adds restaurants, cafes and services, Such as personal shoppers, tourist information centers or a luxury coach that connects the city with downtown Las Rozas, the Shopping Express, which invites you to spend the whole day.
In Las Rozas Village you will find all kinds of brands And here is a succinct list from A to Z: Adolfo Dominguez, Armani, Billabong, Burberry, Carolina Herrera, Clarins, Diesel, Dockers, Ermenegildo Zegna, Escada, Furla, Guess, Gucci, Hackett, Clandestine Empire, Jimmy Choo , Karen Millen, Lacoste, Loewe, Michael Kors, New Balance, Pepe Jeans, Roberto Cavalli, Swatch, TAG Heuer, Under Armor, Versace, Watx, Zwillinh JA ...
As you can see, there is everything and with money in your pocket or in the bank you can go out dressed from head to toe: there bags, footwear, accessories, jewelry, beauty, lingerie and of course, everything for children. And when you've done the shopping or want to take a break from your RAID consumerist you can eat or drink a coffee in one of the restaurants or cafes offered by the shopping center: Starbucks, Be Crepe, Funky Boo, Cristina Oria.
Above we also talked about coach service that brings customers closer to the shopping center further simplifying the shopping experience. Thus, the luxury experience begins precisely as soon as you get in the car. The service part from the Plaza de Oriente, in front of the Royal Palace, an iconic site of the city of Madrid. On board there is a multilingual guide and in just half an hour of travel you connect the heart of the Spanish capital with the commercial center.
What you cannot miss is the VIP Card discount card which offers 10%. It may not seem like much to you but if you apply it on the regular discount that sometimes reaches 60% then the number is super interesting. Another card to consider is the classic Gift Card which is also offered here. You load it with 200 euros and you already have a free ticket for the Shopping Express coach and offer the complete combo.
If this is not the case, if you do not have a card or anything like that but you plan to go the same then car service costs around € 18 per adult and € 9 per child. On the same page of the website you can choose the day and time you plan to go, if it will be a round trip and not and make the purchase. The mall opens from 10 am to 10 pm. All day to walk and shop, to sacrifice to the god of consumption!
We talk and talk about discounts interesting, but can we put some examples? Sure! If you are a man you can get Calvin Klein sweatshirts at 131 euros (regular price € 189), a shirt by Adolfo Dominguez at 52 euros when the original price is € 79 or UGG sneakers at 112 euros with a regular price of € 459 .
If you are a woman you can get a Polo Raplh Lauren bag for € 179 (€ 259), a Claudie Pierlot shirt dress for € 135 (€ 225) or a Dolores Promesas long dress for € 269 when the original price is € 450. Clearer pour water on it, right?
Now, there is another way to earn more discounts and benefits and that is to join Privilege, to the Las Rozas Village buyer community that will make your shopping day even better. Belonging allows you to obtain exclusive benefits In all participating stores, invitations to fashion events or private sales, fashion news and offers according to your purchasing preferences.
To join Privilege you just have to visit the website, fill out a form, and you're done. It may not be very useful if you do not live in Spain, but if you plan to go on a trip and you already know that you are going shopping, it seems like a good idea to make the most of everything that is on offer. In addition, if you are not a citizen of the European Union you can take advantage of the Tax free, that is to say to make purchases without taxes.
In some countries, when making Tax Free purchases, the discount is applied automatically, but here you must save the tickets to present them later at customs and wait for the amount to be returned in cash or through your credit card.
Finally, if you think that too many stores can get confused and you want to organize your purchases you can take advantage of the Concierge service. Here Las Rozas Village welcomes you and improves your shopping experience by personalizing your visit according to your tastes and preferences, managing your special requests or booking a private driver from where you stay to the shopping center, without taking the common bus.
As you see, shopping may be different than what you are thinking. If Spain is your travel destination and your credit card boils with seasonal discounts, then Las Rozas Village is waiting for you every day from 10 am to 10 pm, closing only on December 25 and January 1 and 6.