Shopping in Frigate Bay

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A major hot spot on the island, the Strip of Frigate Bay is more about late night debauchery these days than it is about shopping and bargain hunting.  Still, there is opportunity here if you have the desire to make a few purchases.  

Gifts and Souvenirs

If you're hoping to find some gifts or souvenirs you might want to try Pirana Joe, which is found within downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of central Frigate Bay. Pirana Joe specializes in distressed clothing for men, women, and children, as well as a collection of whimsical souvenirs, all featuring the image of Pirana Joe. They're at 1511 Port Zante.

The following chart provides some details regarding 7 gift and souvenir shops located in or near Frigate Bay.

Gifts and Souvenirs Near Frigate Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Amina Craft Market Gift and Souvenir Shops -- Downtown Basseterre, 2.2 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Asburry's Duty Free Duty Free Store (869) 465-8175 Downtown Basseterre, 2.2 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Caribbean Gifts & Liquors Gift and Souvenir Shops (869) 465-9838 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Island Treasures Gift and Souvenir Shops (869) 466-0466 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Karibhana Gift and Souvenir Shops (869) 465-1745 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Pirana Joe Gift and Souvenir Shops (869) 466-9301 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Tropical World Gift and Souvenir Shops (869) 466-8219 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay

Specialty Shops

One of the area's popular speciality shops is Kenneth's Dive Centre. They're located in downtown Basseterre, 2.0 mi. West of central Frigate Bay. The oldest dive shop on the island, Kenneth's Dive Centre has been providing quality dive training and guided tours to divers from around the world for decades. Their claim to fame? You can find them on Bay Road.

Another option is Royal Gems, which is located a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Kenneth's Dive Centre. Royal Creations is open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Guests can find them at 2311 Port Zante.

Diamonds International Basseterre: Not only will you find diamond jewelry of all sorts here, but Diamonds International also sells pearls, gold, precious, and semi-precious stones, and even offers a selection of name brand time pieces. They are located at 4 Port Zante.

The chart right below enables you to get some details concerning the specialty shops in or near Frigate Bay.

Specialty Shops Near Frigate Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Abbotts Jewellery Jewelry Store (869) 466-3107 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Diamond Bazar Jewelry Store (869) 466-5984 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Diamonds International Basseterre Jewelry Store (869) 466-8104 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Kays Fine Jewellry Jewelry Store (869) 465-8213 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Kenneth's Dive Centre Dive Shop (869) 465-2670 Downtown Basseterre, 2.0 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Noble Jewelers Jewelry Store (869) 466-7115 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Richie's Fine Jewelery Jewelry Store (869) 466-8878 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Royal Gems Jewelry Store (869) 466-8441 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay

Clothing and Apparel

The table just below provides you with more details concerning the apparel shops in Frigate Bay or its vicinity.

Clothing and Apparel Near Frigate Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Del Sol Swimwear, Beachwear and Sportswear Store (869) 466-3375 Downtown Basseterre, 2.2 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Island Hopper Baseterre Batik Store (869) 465-1640 Downtown Basseterre, 2.2 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Sun Island Clothes Clothing Store (869) 465-8070 1.6 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay

Food and Grocery

Got the munchies? Ram's Supermarket is found within Frigate Bay. Cold, frozen, and dry goods of both local and internationally imported grocery products are kept well stocked at this supermarket.

Take a look at the following table for more information about your options.

Food and Grocery Stores Around Frigate Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Bassterre Market Grocery Store -- Downtown Basseterre, 2.4 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
Public Market Grocery Store -- Downtown Basseterre, 2.3 mi. West-Northwest of Central Frigate Bay
Ram's Supermarket Grocery Store -- 0.4 mi. East-Southeast of Central Frigate Bay
Ram's Supermarket Grocery Store (869) 465-2145 1.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Frigate Bay
Rams Super Market Grocery Store -- 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Frigate Bay
Smoke 'N' Booze Duty Free Beer, Wine, and Liquor Store (869) 465-1415 Downtown Basseterre, 2.1 mi. West of Central Frigate Bay
 

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