Savannah Mall Announces New Addition: 15,000 Square Foot Safari Playhouse and Mini Golf

By October 28, 2013Local NewsWIRE

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Savannah Mall is pleased to announce its newest addition, Safari Playhouse and Mini Golf, will open to the community on November 1. Safari Playhouse will house 15,000 square feet of safari-themed activities.

Safari Playhouse houses over 13,000 square feet of soft play area, an 18-hole safari-themed miniature golf course, full arcade, and snack bar. The soft play area is geared toward children age 3-8 and will feature slides, climbing play structures, and ball pits.

“I like Savannah Mall’s emphasis on family entertainment and I think Savannah could use a bit more of that,” says co-owner of Safari Playhouse and Mini Golf, Mark Carpenter. “The whole place is wilderness themed; kids will feel like they are playing in the jungle.”

Carpenter, currently runs Sk8 City, a skating rink in Pooler. He also owned and operated Savannah Skate Inn for 15 years, and began his time with Savannah Skate Inn at age 13.

About the Savannah Mall

The Savannah Mall, located at 14045 Abercorn Street, features anchor stores Bass Pro Shops, Dillard’s, Target, Burlington Coat Factory and A.C. Moore. The 960,000-square-foot, two-level mall, which opened in 1990, is also home to national retailers including Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, Gymboree, Game Stop, Champs, Claire’s, Hibbet Sporting Goods, Finish Line, Kay Jewelers, Marks & Morgan Jewelers, Shoe Dept., Zales Jewelers, Rue 21 and Cato. The Savannah Mall also boasts a growing number of locally owned businesses, among them Savannah Piano, LiveOak Orchids, Fitness Emporium, Relentless Records and Vapors Smoke Shop. Virginia College, located on the lower level of the Savannah Mall, offers a variety of classes in areas such as cosmetology, medical billing, culinary arts, business, healthcare and more.

The Savannah Mall’s Food Court features a diverse selection of eateries, including Chick-fil-a, Savannah Gyro, Sbarro Italian Eatery, China Max, Sakkio Japan, Cajun Café and Subway. Other dining options at the mall include Ruby Tuesdays and Texas Roadhouse, along with Savannah Candy Co., Cold Stone Creamery, Dear Cupcakes, the Nutty Bavarian and Pete’s Italian Ice. The Savannah Mall has a number of attractions for children, among them a double-decker carousel in the Food Court and soft play area on the lower level.

For more information about the Savannah Mall, please visit or call 912-927-7467. For leasing information, please contact Becky Orsi-Faircloth, marketing/specialty leasing manager at 912-927-9663

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