Best of Barbados Quayside

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Since 1975, Best of Barbados has been supporting and promoting the handicrafts of local artists and crafts people. Surrounded by the bustle of the Accra Beach area on the south coast where both locals and visitors alike enjoy the fabulous beach, great shopping and lunch are possible here when things get too hot.

Best of Barbados Quayside

There's something special about a shop that deals exclusively in locally made products. At Best of Barbados you can get paintings, ceramics, clothing, stationary, jewelry, and foods all made by people who live on the island. Of special note, three generations of artists from within the family who own the shops have their works featured here as well.

Getting There

Located in St. Michael Parish, near Bridgetown, Best of Barbados Quayside is situated within Quayside Centre Shopping Plaza, and welcomes local customers and visitors exploring and shopping in this part of Barbados. Whether or not you're staying nearby, you should consider dropping by. If you're wondering, St. Lawrence Gap is to the east-southeast.

What's Nearby

If you are inclined 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 vicinity. Be sure to check out the table below to get a feel for a broader range of shopping venues that are just a short distance from this location.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
Sheraton Mall Shopping Center 1.6 mi. East-Northeast
The Colonnade Mall Shopping Center 2.4 mi. Northwest
On The Wall Art Gallery Champers Art Gallery 0.3 mi. Southeast
Hazell's Water World Dive Shop 1.7 mi. Northwest
Art and Stage Art Gallery 2.3 mi. Northwest

Outside of shopping, you'll discover a variety of interesting attractions that you could have fun visiting while you're in St. Michael Parish. If a historical site sounds entertaining, allow yourself time to experience St. Michael's Cathedral. Or, if you would rather visit a monument, consider Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square. You will also find some other fun activities and places where you can eat within traveling distance.

Seasons & Hours

During the summer, this shop closes at 5:00 p.m. instead of 7:00 p.m. throughout the week.

During the in season, the shop is open from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturdays, but is closed on Sundays.

Contact Information

Location: St. Michael Parish, Barbados

Phone: (246) 622-1761

Website: http://www.best-of-barbados.com

Email: shop@best-of-barbados.com

 

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