LA PROMENADE DISTINCTIVE SHOPPES is the area’s premier upscale specialty retail Center located in the heart of the bustling Hilltop market area of Virginia Beach, approximately 3.1 miles from the Resort Oceanfront, host to 2.5 million tourists annually.
Shadow-anchored by the new Whole Foods Market and Trader Joe’s, La Promenade is home to nationally and regionally recognized stores, such as The Talbots, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Chico’s, and Aldo’s Ristorante as well as a variety of popular boutiques and dining spots.
The exemplary architectural design of La Promenade provides a series of varying individually styled storefronts that promotes a central theme of Old World design. A winding driye gives the feeling of a city street adorned by interesting shops. There are added enticements of boulevard-wide sidewalks with piped in classical music, lush and well manicured landscaping, a cascading water fountain and unusual decorative appointments such as Victorian-era park benches, old world styled gas lamps, an open-air flower kiosk and outdoor alfresco dining giving patrons the feeling of an unhurried ambiance of casual and elegant shopping only seen at La Promenade Distinctive Shoppes.
More than 92 percent of Virginia Beach’s 450,000 residents frequently shop the Hilltop area. Nearly 40,000 vehicles drive by this site daily, for an average of over 250,000 mobile consumers per week. Virginia Beach is a vibrant, rapidly growing city, part business center, part resort, sophisticated yet casual. Attracted by the City’s quality of life, mild climate and dependable labor pool, Virginia Beach is the most populous city in the state and is the fastest growing city on the East Coast and part of the Hampton Roads Metropolitan area with its 1.4 million persons, ranks 27th nationwide.