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.
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.
Best of Barbados Cruise Terminal, on the same premises as, is located in the western portion of Bridgetown, a city in St. Michael Parish.
If you're the type who likes to browse in more than one store, you'll be interested in knowing that there are plenty of other gift and souvenir stores in the same general area. Take a look at the table below to find out more about a broader range of shops close to this retailer.
|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|
Aside from stores and shopping, you'll discover various interesting attractions that you could enjoy while you are in Bridgetown. If checking out a historical site sounds entertaining, spend some time at St. Michael's Cathedral. However, if you'd rather check out a monument, then you may want to try Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square. You'll also be able to find some other fun activities and places where you can eat within a couple miles.
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.
Location: Bridgetown, Barbados
Phone: (246) 431-0909
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