Radisson Blu Hotel, Kyiv Podil



As Vogue says, “When it comes to shopping in Europe, head east to Kiev, where you’ll find covetable vintage and luxury outposts.” Podil place, where Radisson Blu Hotel, Kyiv Podil stands, is particularly rich in small boutiques, concept stores, ateliers and showrooms.
Right in the center of Kyiv is one of the most intriguing and hidden places — Vozdvizhenka district. Its neighborhood is surrounded by picturesque green hills. Walking down one of the many cobblestone lanes you will be astonished by the candy wrapper contrast of the houses’ pastel shades to the rich green of the hills. It gives an impression that Vozdvizhenka is rather part of a miniature wonderland instead of being an actual residential area. No wonder this place was chosen as a location for many concept stores.
In front of the central square, you will find the 1st multi-brand store with only Ukrainian brands — Corner Concept Store (CS). Get familiar with Ukrainian designers and artists, who from year to year create not just clothes, but the history of Ukrainian fashion. The Corner interior in every detail is filled with philosophy and internal idea, which together form a unique ambiance and give unforgettable moments. Find clothes by Bevza, Elena Burenina, Lake Studio, Alexandr Dets and other Ukrainian designers.
For a unique shopping experience in Kyiv, visit not only multi-brand stores but also showrooms of single designers with their own story. For instance, Kachorovska Atelier is a family shoe business, which is more than 50 years old, and the 3rd generation of shoemakers continues the. Kachorovska combines traditional handwork with modern technology. Experience is transmitted from parents to children. Its history is made up of many customers’ small stories.
Another “must discover” is BEVZA, a leading Ukrainian women’s wear label based in Kyiv. Its designer invented the famous White Dress concept, the most essential element of the label. The brand explores the idea of white’s color superiority. It is embodied in an exact minimalistic attitude. BEVZA is characterized by clean simple silhouettes and high quality. The label updates minimalism by adding versatility and a new strong attitude.
To purchase a precious gift “Made in Ukraine,” visit Ukrainian jewelry house SOVA. It's not common costume jewelry but a series of bright and distinct pieces at different prices. Quality materials, contemporary design and technology allow SOVA to produce stylish and affordable, utilitarian and long-term jewelry that you can mix and experiment with. SOVA consultants, as personal stylists, will always help you to make the right choice.
After a sightseeing tour or shopping day in Kyiv, it’s always pleasant to come back to the Radisson Blu Hotel, Kyiv Podil, where you can relax completely in your cozy room or in our Lobby Bar.