When cruise ships are in port, the historic town of Frederiksted is alight with activity. Much of this movement revolves around the tremendous shopping opportunities that are available here, from international chains with proper storefronts to vendors set up in booths along the beach.
Items of note in this town are quite varied, from sporting equipment (particular watersports) and clothing to high end jewelry and locally made crafts. Tacky souvenirs are also available in abundance if that's what you're after, but there are so many quality goods here that you are encouraged to dig a little deeper to find something to keep as a lifetime memento of your time in this town.
If you're looking for some gifts you might want to try Estate Whim Museum Store, which is located within Frederiksted Southeast, 1.4 mi. South-Southeast of central Frederiksted. If your idea of a souvenir is an authentically made crafts in the traditional custom of native population and other items deep in history, than the shop at the Estate Whim Museum is a place you should look into. Operated by the St. Croix Landmarks Society, you can be sure that the shop pays close attention to detail in making authentic gifts. You'll be able to find them at 52 Estate Whim.
Review the following table for more information about your options.
|Estate Whim Museum Store||(340) 772-0598||1.4 mi. South-Southeast of Central Frederiksted|
One of the area's popular speciality shops is Cane Bay Frederiksted. They are found in the heart of Frederiksted. A PADI 5 -Star Dive Shop, you can learn everything you need to know about scuba diving at this facility from the very basics of the Discovery Scuba Diving course all the way through Master Diver. What most people seem to enjoy about this center is that they work on your schedule, offering dives whenever you want rather than at a set time every day. They're located at 1 Strand Street.
Another good option is N2 The Blue, which is located a short distance away from Cane Bay Frederiksted. Hauntingly beautiful and life changing is how most describe scuba diving on St. Croix. N2 the Blue is the premier dive center on the island, just steps away from the shore, ready to get their guests trained up and out in the water to see everything from colorful coral reef to algae covered shipwrecks. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (340) 772-3483.
Cane Bay Dive Shop: The dive shop itself is the largest dive rental and retail shop on the island of St. Croix. If they don't have what you need, they'll get it for you. If you're looking for something specific, try calling them at (340) 773-4663.
A handful of the specialty shops in and around Frederiksted are provided in the following table.
|Cane Bay Dive Shop||Dive Shop||(340) 773-4663||Cane Bay, 6.3 mi. Northeast of Central Frederiksted|
|Cane Bay Frederiksted||Dive Shop||(340) 772-0715||Central Frederiksted|
|Fishing Equipment and Tackle Shop||(340) 772-3178||Frederiksted|
|Sporting Goods Store||(340) 778-4327||2.6 mi. East of Central Frederiksted|
|N2 The Blue||Dive Shop||(340) 772-3483||Central Frederiksted|
Review the table below to see apparel shops located in this area.
|Men's Clothing Store||(340) 774-4565||Frederiksted|
|Women's Clothing and Accessories Store||(340) 713-0726||2.6 mi. East of Central Frederiksted|
|Shoe Store||(340) 773-6622||2.6 mi. East of Central Frederiksted|
|General Clothing Store||(340) 713-0400||2.6 mi. East of Central Frederiksted|
|Boutique||(340) 778-4740||2.6 mi. East of Central Frederiksted|
|Swimwear, Beachwear and Sportswear Store||(340) 773-5994||Central Frederiksted|
Glance through the following table if you want more information.
|(340) 778-6240||4.1 mi. East of Central Frederiksted|
|(340) 778-2311||7.3 mi. East of Central Frederiksted|
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