Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth

Gunwharf Quays is the South’s leading designer shopping outlet. With its unique waterfront location and maritime history, Gunwharf Quays offers warm hospitality alongside its premium retail and leisure experiences.

Boasting over 90 high street and premium stores, offering up to 60% off original retail prices, and over 30 restaurants, bars and coffee shops, Gunwharf Quays is a vibrant shopping and leisure destination. 

With the backdrop of the beautiful Solent waterfront, it’s the ideal place to explore, shop, dine and take in the exciting sights of the historic coastal city of Portsmouth.

Retail space to rent at Gunwharf Quays 

Our Home and Spotlight products are available at Gunwharf Quays. 

Home is for more traditional retail with an experiential twist. Longer lease spaces are ready for a fully bespoke fit out. 

Spotlight allows for flexible activation space – from digital activations to full scale takeovers and events.

 For leasing enquiries and opportunities, please contact  or pop your details in here.  

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Aspirational brands and a host of dining options 

There’s a variety of aspirational brands on offer at Gunwharf Quays, offering fashion from brands including Armani, Hugo Boss, Michael Kors and Polo Ralph Lauren, to sportswear brands including Nike, Adidas and Under Armour, as well as a fantastic range of homeware stores including Le Creuset, Denby and The White Company. 

With its unique marina location, Gunwharf Quays has a host of dining options, both day and night, from grab-and-go offers such as Pret a Manger, to restaurant experiences including Pho, gourmet burgers at Hubbox and Brasserie Blanc. You can even indulge in creative cocktails at The Alchemist and Cosy Club or an indulgent afternoon tea at our local family-run café, The Parade Tearooms.

Supporting the Portsmouth community 

Alongside our positive retail impact, Gunwharf Quays is an important touchpoint for the work we do in delivering inclusive and equal opportunities for the local community. We have a long-standing charity partnership with Pompey in the Community, an award-winning charity promoting healthy living, education, and sporting participation for vulnerable individuals and families in Portsmouth City. Our partnerships allow us to support the Portsmouth community and empower those facing social and economic inequalities and challenges. 

Since April 2019, Gunwharf Quays has created over £341k in social value and supported 99 locals through our education and employment programmes. 

Gunwharf Quays is also an environmentally-conscious destination, with 100% of energy derived from renewable sources. It features one of the largest instalments of solar panels on a shopping centre in Europe and runs on 100% renewable electricity. These solar panels are estimated to deliver 107tCO2e of emissions reduction annually – the equivalent of around 65 return trips from London to New York. 

Gunwharf Quays has achieved an energy intensity reduction of 13% since 2019/ 20, and will continue to concentrate on reducing its environmental and climate impact. 

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