Best of Barbados Cruise Terminal

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With nearly four decades in the souvenir industry, you can trust that Best of Barbados offers a selection of tried and true gifts. What sets this shop apart is that everything sold in the shop truly is the best of merchandise from local artisans and craft people. This shop is open to visitors coming to the island by cruise ship – something you might want to consider if you haven’t already done so! It’s a vibrant location, resounding to the beat of the steel pan on the dock side and the fun carnival atmosphere of cruising.

Best of Barbados Cruise Terminal

If it's made in Barbados, you'll likely find it at Best of Barbados. Merchandise include music, stationary, art work, clothing, food, ceramics, bath and body, and more created by three generations of artisans in the family who own the business as well as other creative local artists.

Their most popularly selling items at this location are their turtle giftware designs including trays, placemats, kitchen accessories, novelties –- and the very popular Turtle Tracks and Happy Hatchling books for children that come with very cute plush hatchlings.

Getting There

Best of Barbados Cruise Terminal, located at Bridgetown Cruise Terminal, is found in the western part of Bridgetown, a city in St. Michael Parish.

What's Nearby

If you are thinking about browsing or comparison shopping, you'll be pleased to know that there are plenty of other gift and souvenir stores in the vicinity. Check out the table below to get a feel for a wider array of shops within reach of this retailer.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
The Colonnade Mall Shopping Center 0.8 mi. East-Southeast
Cricket Legends Gifts Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.4 mi. Northeast
Roger's Scuba Shack Dive Shop -- --
Art and Stage Art Gallery 0.9 mi. East
Hazell's Water World Dive Shop 1.4 mi. East-Southeast

In addition to shopping, you'll discover a good number of local landmarks you might have fun visiting while you are in Bridgetown. If checking out a historical site sounds fun, spend some time at St. Michael's Cathedral. However, if you'd rather check out a monument, you may want to try Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square. Be sure to take advantage of some other interesting activities and places where you can enjoy a meal within a short distance.


This shop in the cruise terminal is open whenever a ship is docked and it is only accessible by cruise ship passengers because the terminal is not open to the general public.

Contact Information

Location: Bridgetown, Barbados

Phone: (246) 431-0909




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