For over 20 years, Bluewater has been home to a top-quality retail, dining and leisure offer. One that achieved record sales of near £1bn for the year to December 2019. Our location, the forecast catchment growth, diverse mix of occupiers and our competitive differentiation from other regional options, mean Bluewater is simply going to get stronger and stronger.
Bluewater is a completely unique environment. Set in a chalk quarry, with six lakes, 50 acres of lakes and parkland and 5 kilometres of nature trails, it offers a stunning visual impact. It’s safe and spacious, with broad malls and a layout that makes it easy to find your way around.
Retailers include, Apple, JD Sports, Virgin Holidays, Hugo Boss, Lego, The White Company, Molton Brown, New Look, Showcase Cinema, H&M, Next.
Strategically located at the main international gateway to Europe, Kent is critical to national productivity and home to an affluent population. The county forms a key part of Bluewater’s large catchment, along with parts of Essex and east London.
Today, Bluewater have an extremely diverse catchment of 6.5 million people, with the two wealthiest classifications (Affluent Achievers and Rising Prosperity) contributing 40% of our turnover and footfall.
Ebbsfleet International Station is on our doorstep. Only 17 minutes from Central London, the European high-speed rail hub also connects the area with Paris and other continental cities, in as little as two hours