Shopping in Isla Verde

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In Isla Verde, visitors will find a few stores along the main street of town, and a strip mall that is actually just three stores and a restaurant.  While your basic shopping needs can be met here, if you're looking for local crafts you'll do better to head into Old San Juan, or go to Condado for luxury goods and fashion aparrel.

Gifts and Souvenirs

If you enjoy shopping for souvenirs you might enjoy a visit to Build-A-Bear, which is located in Hato Rey, 3.7 mi. West of central Isla Verde. A trip to Build-A-Bear Workshop is an experience. When you walk in the door, you get to choose which type of bear (or other stuffed animal) you'd like to build from scratch in a process called "Choose Me." Then, you walk through the building process by visiting the following stations: Hear Me, Stuff Me, Stitch Me, Fluff Me, Dress Me, and Name Me. If you have questions, try calling them at (787) 766-0048.

View the following table if you want more information.

Gifts and Souvenirs Around Isla Verde
Name Type Phone Location
Atrium Gift Shop Gift and Souvenir Shops (787) 253-7183 Central Isla Verde
Build-A-Bear Gift and Souvenir Shops (787) 766-0048 Hato Rey, 3.7 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
China House Gift and Souvenir Shops (787) 296-2639 Hato Rey, 3.7 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
El Morro Souvenir Shop Gift and Souvenir Shops (787) 253-1600 Isla Verde
Regalitos Y Algo Mas Gift and Souvenir Shops (787) 257-2332 4.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
World Duty Free America Duty Free Store (787) 791-6945 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde

Specialty Shops

One of the popular specialty retailers in the area is Ocean Sports. This store is found within Isla Verde. Among other supplies and equipment, they offer many rebreather unites. Some of the rebreather units that they offer are the Draeger Ray SCR, Draeger Dolphin SCR, Azimuth SCR, C96 Oxygen CCR and Buddy Inspiration CCR. They're on #77 Isla Verde Ave.

Another good option is Don Collins Cigars, which is found 3.1 mi. (5.1 km) to the south west of Ocean Sports. At Don Collins you'll be able to choose from a selection of Puerto Rican "cigaros", cigar accessories, and Puerto Rican coffee. Don Collins also sells apparel and souvenirs, like polos, t-shirts, caps, and coffee mugs. Reach them at (787) 753-8935.

Lots of specialty shops in or near Isla Verde are summarized directly below.

Specialty Shops Around Isla Verde
Name Type Phone Location
Certified Gold Exchange Jewelry Store (800) 300-0715 Condado District, 3.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Isla Verde
Champs Sports Sporting Goods Store (787) 752-5140 Carolina, 4.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Coral Way Flower Shop Florist (787) 757-0303 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Don Collins Cigars Tobacconist and Cigar Shop (787) 753-8935 Hato Rey, 3.7 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
Floristeraa Estrellita Y Algo Mas Florist (787) 768-0425 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Glamour Flowers Florist (787) 752-3635 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Naked Doggs Boutique Pet and Aquarium Supply Store (787) 982-7237 Isla Verde
Ocean Sports Dive Shop (787) 268-2329 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Isla Verde
Psychodelic Tattoo Art Gallery (787) 769-2535 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Toys R Us Toy and Game Store -- Hato Rey, 3.9 mi. West of Central Isla Verde

Clothing and Apparel

Looking for clothing? You might want to try Stella Nolasco Boutique Atelier -- it's located in Old San Juan, 3.2 mi. West of central Isla Verde. Famous around the world for her sense of style that couples modernity with classic styles, Stella Nolasco has dressed celebrities like Beyonce Knowles, Judy Reyes, and Bo Derek. Now, you can wear her designs, too. The property can be found on Avenue de Diego, Plaza de Diego #310 .

Another option is Valija Gitana Carolina -- which is located 7.1 mi. (11.5 km) from Stella Nolasco Boutique Atelier. If you find the Boho style intriguing, but lean towards more sophisticated clothing, Vaija Gitana is a great shop for you to test out. They are classified as Boho Chic, mixing both styles in a way that appeals to women who enjoy both types of style. Visitors can find them on Avenida Fragoso.

A third apparel shop you might enjoy is Papaya Clothing. Everything from undergarments to accessories and shoes are available at Papaya. Whether you're in the market for a few cute outfits to wear in your every day life, business attire, or something to go out at night in, you'll find it Papaya. You can call them at (787) 768-3600.

The following chart enables you to get more details on the apparel shops in Isla Verde or its vicinity.

Clothing and Apparel Around Isla Verde
Name Type Phone Location
Banana Republic San Juan General Clothing Store (787) 296-7100 Hato Rey, 3.6 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
Chico's General Clothing Store (408) 554-9030 Hato Rey, 3.6 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
Lacoste San Juan Boutique Boutique (787) 777-0770 Hato Rey, 3.7 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
Macy's Department Store (787) 296-3971 Hato Rey, 3.7 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
Mango's Women's Clothing and Accessories Store (787) 767-0882 Hato Rey, 3.7 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
Papaya Clothing Women's Clothing and Accessories Store (787) 768-3600 4.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Stella Nolasco Boutique Atelier Boutique (787) 723-2897 Old San Juan, 3.2 mi. West of Central Isla Verde
VIP Boutique Boutique (787) 728-8720 Isla Verde
Valija Gitana Carolina Boutique (787) 710-7719 4.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde

Food and Grocery

Want to check out some local food offerings? Kasalta Bakery, Inc. is located within western Isla Verde. Elegant and classy, Kasalta Bakery is a favorite spot for a relaxed lunch or dinner in a sleek, clean restaurant. Visitors can contact them at (787) 727-6593.

View the table just below for more information about your options.

Food and Grocery Stores Around Isla Verde
Name Type Phone Location
Angel Bakery Bakery (787) 257-3395 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Campo Rico Bakery Bakery (787) 750-2604 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Kasalta Bakery, Inc. Bakery (787) 727-6593 Ocean Park, 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Isla Verde
P R Seven Inc Grocery Store (787) 756-7711 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Panaderaa Ferna!Ndez Bakery (787) 752-7148 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Reposteria Espaa+-A Bakery (787) 727-3860 Isla Verde
Sweet Ann Cakes Bakery (787) 728-2022 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
Vistamar Bakery Bakery (787) 768-5161 Carolina, 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Isla Verde
 

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