The Simon Property Group co-owns and operates the Simon Pond Mall which can be found off of I-290 near the terminus for I-495 in Marlborough, Massachusetts. In the middle of the 1980's to the middle of the 1990's it was one of the several malls that were built along the I-495 corridor.
The mall was located in a remote area when it was built during 1996, away from other retail facilities. It is in both Marlborough and Berlin approximately forty miles away from Boston. The Solomon Pond Mall was the largest in the area of Worcester and was strategically located to target the Boston suburbs.
Decorative trim and skylights are used to filter natural light into the Solomon Pond Mall. The 900,000 square foot mall has Sears, Macy's, Regal Theatres and Macy's as anchors. Not including the basement level there are two levels to the mall which has a large carousel close to the food court for the children to enjoy.
The regular hours of the Solomon Pond Mall are from 10am until 9pm Monday through Saturday, and from noon until 6pm on Sunday. The mall observes special holiday hours and the store hours may vary from those of the mall itself so both the mall and the stores should be contacted to confirm the hours of operation. There are a number of guest services available at the Solomon Pond Mall.
The Simon Guest Services in the mall has the Lost and Found so that patrons can easily look for lost items. Parking at the mall is abundant and free at the mall. Every mall entrance has handicapped parking available and a multi-level parking garage. Simon gift cards are available outside Macy's in the Simon Guest Service. These cards can be gotten in a number of denominations and can be used anywhere that Visa debit cards may be used.
The Simon Kidgits Club at the Solomon Pond Mall gives the kids a chance to learn and have fun with games. Special invitations are sent to members for events at the Solomon Pond Mall. They also receive a card and present for their birthday, quarterly newsletters with games and even special discounts at the mall in addition to a number of other things. Membership to the Simon Kidgits Club is only five dollars annually.
Strollers can be rented for a cost of $5 with a $1 deposit included that is refunded when the stroller is returned. The malls first level has strollers available from both the mall's center beside Claire's Accessories and one next to the Guest Services. There are two entrances to the mall that open at 8am Monday through Saturday and at 9am on Sunday to accommodate walkers. Those interesting in walking at the mall can acquire more information from the guest service of the Solomon Pond Mall. There are also wheelchairs available at no charge from the guest services near Macy's on the first level.
The Solomon Pond Mall offers a number of programs, services and shopping options making it an amazing place to shop if you ever find yourself in the area of Marlborough, Massachusetts.