Shopping in Placencia

“You Better Belize It” is a slogan you'll see throughout Placencia in the many souvenir shops throughout the town.  If you want a very well made craft rather than a simple trinket, head to the Beach Bazaar where you'll find locally made products that will not only hold up better over time, but make for better memories. 

Gifts and Souvenirs

If you're looking for some souvenirs you might enjoy visiting Sunova Beach Gift Shop, which is found in Placencia Village, in southern Placencia. Island themed souvenirs are always cheerful and unique. Sunova Beach has a large collection with a wide variety of gifts to bring home to your loved ones. If you're looking to call before making reservations, do so at (501) 523-4060.

Be sure to look at the chart below to read more about gift and souvenir shops in this general area.

Gifts and Souvenirs In Placencia
Name Phone Location
Beach Bazaar Gift Shop (501) 523-3113 0.6 mi. South of Central Placencia
Fishy Business Gift Shop (501) 523-3614 0.8 mi. South of Central Placencia
Sunova Beach Gift Shop (501) 523-4060 0.4 mi. South of Central Placencia

Specialty Shops

One of the area's more popular specialty retailers is Seahorse Dive Shop. This venue is located in southern Placencia. The founders of whale shark expeditions and tours in Belize, you really get something unique and special when you choose this dive shop for your local scuba adventure. With an experienced staff and some great sites in the area, you can't go wrong with Seahorse Dive Shop. Try calling them at (501) 523-3166.

Another option is Splash Dive Center, which is found 1.1 mi. (1.7 km) to the north of Seahorse Dive Shop. Safety is of utmost importance when it comes to diving. This is why the center offers numerous learning and certification courses for beginners and professionals alike. Call them at (501) 523-3080.

Mermaid Charms: They are open Monday through Saturday between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. They are located on Main Road.

Take a moment to look through the chart below if you want more information.

Specialty Shops In Placencia
Name Type Phone Location
Art n Soul Art Gallery (501) 503-3088 0.7 mi. South of Central Placencia
Mermaid Charms Art Gallery (501) 604-1906 0.4 mi. South of Central Placencia
Seahorse Dive Shop Dive Shop (501) 523-3166 0.9 mi. South of Central Placencia
Splash Dive Center Dive Shop (501) 523-3080 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Placencia

Food and Grocery

Got the munchies? Goss Chocolate is located in northern Placencia. Located in the historic cradle of chocolate, the shores of Southern Belize, Goss Chocolate has been in operation since 2007. Cacao has been grown and used in the area for thousands of years, and this chocolate producer is situated near the best farms allowing them first choice of superior organically grown beans. Customers can reach them at (501) 523-3544.

Check out the following table to learn more.

Food and Grocery Stores In Placencia
Name Type Phone Location
Goss Chocolate Confectionery and Nut Store (501) 523-3544 Northern part of Placencia
Tommy's Grocery Convenience Store -- 0.6 mi. South of Central Placencia

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