Shopping in Roseau

The moment cruise ship passengers step off the boat and walk down to the end of the dock in Roseau, they are greeted with the island's top shopping center.  Even tourists who are staying elsewhere on the island will often plan a day in town specifically to take advantage of the duty-free shopping opportunities.

In addition to the shops at the cruise terminal there is also an area called Old Market Plaza.  Though it used to be a post for slave trade, today it houses three craft markets where visitors can pick up straw and coconut crafts among other things made by local artisans.  If you're interested in sampling local produce, you'll find that available here on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday as well.  

Gifts and Souvenirs

If you're looking for some souvenirs or gifts you might want to try Whitchurch Duty Free Shop, which is located within downtown Roseau. Run by one of the top names in retail and other endeavors on the island of Dominica, Whitchurch Duty Free Shop is the country's premier duty free shop. Selling an extensive collection of souvenirs and name brand goods, you won't want to return home without a visit to Whitechurch. To reach them, call (767) 448-7177.

A second option is Pirates, which is located a short distance of Whitchurch Duty Free Shop. Pirates opens Monday through Friday from 8:30am until 5:00pm and on Saturday from 8:30am until 2:00pm. It is closed on Sunday. If you want to call ahead of time, do so at (767) 449-9774.

The following table enables you to get more information about 4 of the gift and souvenir shops in Roseau.

Gifts and Souvenirs In Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
Luxury Emporium Duty Free Shopping Duty Free Store (767) 448-3394 Downtown Roseau
Old Market Gift and Souvenir Shops -- Downtown Roseau
Pirates Duty Free Store (767) 449-9774 Downtown Roseau
Whitchurch Duty Free Shop Duty Free Store (767) 448-7177 Downtown Roseau

Specialty Shops

One of the area's popular speciality shops is Champagne Reef Dive And Snorkel. This store is situated 4.2 mi. South of central Roseau. Specializing in diving and snorkeling tours of the world-famous Champagne Reef, which just happens to be located within moments of their job, this company also offers land based tours and is preferred by tourists who care about how their travels impact the environment. Customers can contact them at (767) 440-5085.

Another good option is Ellingworth Moses Studio, which is found easily reached by taxi to the north of Champagne Reef Dive And Snorkel. Moses creates paintings that depict Dominica and its people as he sees them. You'll be able to find them on King George V Street.

A variety of specialty shops in and around Roseau are shown down below.

Specialty Shops Around Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
Champagne Reef Dive And Snorkel Dive Shop (767) 440-5085 4.2 mi. South of Central Roseau
Ellingworth Moses Studio Art Gallery -- Downtown Roseau
Gachette Jewellers Jewelry Store (767) 448-4551 Downtown Roseau
Jewellers International Jewelry Store (767) 440-3319 Downtown Roseau
Julien Jewellery Jewelry Store (767) 448-2585 Downtown Roseau
Talipot Gallery Art Gallery (767) 276-3747 Downtown Roseau

Clothing and Apparel

Looking for some clothing? Perhaps you would enjoy Kai K Boutique -- which is found within downtown Roseau. Kai K offers the latest fashion trends for both men and women. Much of the stock here will be unique too, as Kai K sells a lot of locally made products. If you want to know more, call them at (767) 440-6922.

A second option is R's Boutique -- which is found a short distance from Kai K Boutique. R's Boutique offers the latest in fashion trends for women. They also have a hairline in the store, allowing you to best compliment your new outfit. You will be able to find them on 23 Great George Street.

You can look through the following table to read more about apparel shops located in this area.

Clothing and Apparel In Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
Desiderata Boutique Boutique (767) 440-7838 Downtown Roseau
Don and Divas Boutique (767) 440-7613 Roseau
Kai K Boutique Boutique (767) 440-6922 Downtown Roseau
Krazy Tees T-Shirt Shop (767) 448-8752 Downtown Roseau
R's Boutique Boutique (767) 245-5155 Downtown Roseau

Food and Grocery

Need to pick up some food supplies? Whitchurch IGA Supercentre is situated in downtown Roseau. For high quality goods and services in an economically friendly business, Whitchurch IGA Supercentre is the place to visit. They offer groceries and bank services at a convenient location. The property is situated on Old Street.

Be sure to look at the following table for more information.

Food and Grocery Stores In Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
AC Shillingford's Grocery Store (767) 448-2481 Downtown Roseau
Astaphan's Grocery Store Grocery Store (767) 448-3221 Downtown Roseau
Charles Minimart Grocery Store (767) 440-4062 Downtown Roseau
Fish Market Fish and Seafood Market -- Downtown Roseau
Golden Loaf Bakery Bakery (767) 448-2244 Downtown Roseau
Green's Supermarket Grocery Store (767) 440-7221 1.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Nature Island Foods Grocery Store (767) 449-2423 Canefield
Roseau Farmer's Market Fruit and Vegetable Market -- Downtown Roseau
Save-a-lot Grocery Store Grocery Store -- Downtown Roseau
Whitchurch IGA Supercentre Grocery Store (767) 448-2181 Downtown Roseau
 

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