St. Croix benefits from duty-free shopping and rates on many goods that are discounted between 30 and 60 percent, making it a great destination for not only souvenir shopping, but those who would like to stock up on every day items at lower prices than they would find back home.
It is in Christiansted and Frederiksted where you'll find the best and most unique shopping to be available. In Christiansted is where you'll have the best luck, with many shops available along Boardwalk, King Street, and Company Street. For fresh local produce, hit the stands along the Christiansted Bi-pass. In Frederiksted, along the waterfront is where you'll have the greatest chance at finding goods. There are other places to shop throughout the rest of the island, of course, but these spots clearly cater to locals.
In both towns, the goods are similar, if easier to find in Christiansted, and include perfume, clothing, jewelry, alcohol, and artwork. The locally made products you'll want to be on the lookout for are hand-painted shirts, crucian bracelets, crucian rum, and pottery.
Although each shop can open and close as it chooses to do, the overall theme is that they are open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, although some in Christiansted remain open later into the evening. It is rare to see a shop open on a Sunday.
If you're looking for some souvenirs you might want to try Estate Whim Museum Store, which is located in Frederiksted Southeast, in western St. Croix. The Estate Whim Museum Store sell a variety of traditional gifts that are perfect keepsakes of your trip to the Virgin Islands. The majority of crafts are a product of West Indian Culture, though they do also branch out into modern Caribbean culture as well. They're located at 52 Estate Whim.
A second place to consider is Adorn, which is found 11.7 mi. (18.8 km) to the east-northeast of Estate Whim Museum Store. Adorn is a home accessories and gift shopping adventure, with a carefully curated selection of intriguing and unusual items, including some you won't find anywhere else in the world. They are situated at 41AB Queen Cross Street, Suite 2.
A third shop to consider is. Take advantage of the duty-free prices in the Virgin Islands and stop by Baci for a selection of quality items at low prices. They are located at 1235 Queen Cross Street .
Many gift and souvenir shops on St. Croix can be seen down below.
|Adorn||(340) 227-1343||Downtown Christiansted|
|(340) 778-8114||St. Croix|
|(340) 773-5040||Downtown Christiansted|
|(340) 773-3648||Downtown Christiansted|
|(340) 778-6234||Epworth, Central St. Croix|
|Estate Whim Museum Store||(340) 772-0598||1.4 mi. South-Southeast of Central Frederiksted|
|(340) 713-9254||0.5 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Christiansted|
|(340) 718-7257||Central St. Croix|
One of the area's popular specialty retailers is Cane Bay East. They're located in downtown Christiansted. Although not as extensive as their flagships store's offerings, this dive shop has a full selection of dive apparel and merchandise. Most people visit them for the daily scuba diving adventures, arranged to fit divers needs rather than the schedule of the shop, and the full list of PADI certification courses. If you are looking to call before booking a room, do so at (340) 718-9913.
Another good option is Cane Bay Frederiksted, which is found 11.9 mi. (19.2 km) to the west of Cane Bay East. Owner Hal Rosbach opened the first Cane Bay Dive Center back in 1990, and with the help of an expert staff and word-of-mouth recommendations, this operation has grown to have three stand-alone locations and one resort location around the island. Find them at 1 Strand Street.
N2 The Blue: 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. For customers who want to call ahead of time, you can do so at (340) 772-3483.
You can look through the chart below for more information about your options.
|Art Gallery||(340) 778-9115||St. Croix|
|Cane Bay Dive Shop||Dive Shop||(340) 773-4663||0.2 mi. South of Central Cane Bay|
|Cane Bay East||Dive Shop||(340) 718-9913||Downtown Christiansted|
|Cane Bay Frederiksted||Dive Shop||(340) 772-0715||0.2 mi. Northwest of Central Frederiksted|
|Art Gallery||(340) 773-4443||Christiansted|
|Crucian Gold||Jewelry Store||(340) 773-5241||Downtown Christiansted|
|Maria Henle Studio||Art Gallery||(340) 718-0372||Downtown Christiansted|
|Art Gallery||(340) 332-4556||Downtown Christiansted|
|Mitchell Larsen Studio||Art Gallery||(888) 307-8183||Downtown Christiansted|
|N2 The Blue||Dive Shop||(340) 772-3483||0.2 mi. North of Central Frederiksted|
|Nelthropp & Low Diamonds & Fine Jewelry||Jewelry Store||(340) 773-0365||Downtown Christiansted|
|Panache Jewelers||Jewelry Store||(340) 719-6624||0.2 mi. South West of Downtown Christiansted|
|Art Gallery||(340) 773-0404||2.7 mi. South West of Central downtown Christiansted|
|Royal Jewelers Queen Street||Jewelry Store||(340) 719-3345||0.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Christiansted|
|Royal Jewelers Strand Street||Jewelry Store||(888) 248-8006||Downtown Christiansted|
|Silver Angel Christiansted||Jewelry Store||(340) 719-5533||Downtown Christiansted|
|Sonya's||Jewelry Store||(340) 778-8605||Downtown Christiansted|
|St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventure||Dive Shop||(340) 773-5994||Downtown Christiansted|
|True Blue Art Studio||Art Gallery||--||0.2 mi. South West of Downtown Christiansted|
|ib designs||Jewelry Store||(340) 773-4322||Downtown Christiansted|
Enjoy shopping for clothing? You might enjoy a visit to Scuboutique -- it's located in downtown Christiansted. Offering high quality merchandise that adds to the vacation experience, Scubaoutique sells high quality brands and products that their shoppers can rely on for their in-water experiences along with clothing that will make you feel great while on the beach or at a restaurant. Visitors will find them at 1104 Strand Street.
Another good option is Violette Boutique -- which is found about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) from Scuboutique. Violettee Boutique does brings the latest in fashion to a number of watches, jewelry, and other accessories like handbags and luggage. Additionally, you will be able to browse from a selection of internationally known perfumes and colognes, all available at duty-free prices. Visitors will be able to find them at 38 Strand Street.
Another clothing store is Island Tribe. Featuring floral designs and bright colors, the Caribbean themed dresses and batik clothing are perfect for exploring St. Croix. Island Tribe also carries clothing for any size from Small to 4X, so all will be able to enjoy the unique designs and flattering cuts. Visitors will be able to find them at 57 Company Street .
Several apparel shops on St. Croix are displayed here:
|Women's Clothing and Accessories Store||(340) 713-1424||Epworth, Central St. Croix|
|Clothing Store||--||0.5 mi. East of Downtown Christiansted|
|Swimwear, Beachwear and Sportswear Store||(340) 773-4482||Christiansted|
|General Clothing Store||(340) 718-2222||1.0 mi. West of Downtown Christiansted|
|Women's Clothing and Accessories Store||(340) 773-7888||Downtown Christiansted|
|Island Tribe||Women's Clothing and Accessories Store||(340) 719-0936||Downtown Christiansted|
|Boutique||(340) 719-2705||Downtown Christiansted|
|Women's Clothing and Accessories Store||(340) 713-0726||1.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale|
|Men's Clothing Store||(340) 778-2795||Sion Farm, Central St. Croix|
|Shoe Store||(340) 773-6622||1.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale|
|Women's Clothing and Accessories Store||(340) 778-1699||Epworth, Central St. Croix|
|T-Shirt Shop||(340) 719-5833||St. Croix|
|General Clothing Store||(340) 713-0400||1.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale|
|Boutique||(340) 778-4740||1.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale|
|Scuboutique||Swimwear, Beachwear and Sportswear Store||(877) 567-1367||Downtown Christiansted|
|Swimwear, Beachwear and Sportswear Store||(340) 773-5994||Frederiksted, Western part of St. Croix|
|Boutique||(340) 719-7429||Downtown Christiansted|
|Boutique||(340) 719-5633||Downtown Christiansted|
|Women's Clothing and Accessories Store||(340) 778-6955||Epworth, Central St. Croix|
|Violette Boutique||Boutique||(800) 544-5912||Downtown Christiansted|
Got the munchies?is found within Christiansted, in central St. Croix. Seaside Market and Deli is the all-in-one store for all of your food needs. They hold in stock both dry foods and fresh produce and meats. They're located at 1 Estate Mountain.
Another option is, which is located 3.3 mi. (5.4 km) to the west of Seaside Market and Deil. You can pick up every item on your grocery list at Food Town, right in the middle of St. Croix. This supermarket maintains a selection of quality meats, dairy, cereals, and all other kinds of food products that you need on a daily basis. Visitors will be able to find them at 4-G & 4-F La Grande Princesse.
: Whether you are looking for a drink for a party, or a quality liquor to enjoy a cigar with, Royal Liquors can provide you with all your alcohol needs. Visitors will be able to find them on Strand Street.
You might want to look through the following chart for more information.
|Grocery Store||(340) 772-4100||Christiansted|
|Grocery Store||(340) 718-9990||Sion Farm, Central St. Croix|
|Grocery Store||(340) 772-0072||Frederiksted|
|Grocery Store||(340) 713-8100||Christiansted|
|Grocery Store||(340) 719-4700||Christiansted|
|Grocery Store||(340) 778-7863||St. Croix|
|Bakery||(340) 772-2465||St. Croix|
|Grocery Store||(340) 719-1870||Sion Farm, Central St. Croix|
|Grocery Store||(340) 778-6240||1.2 mi. East of Central Allandale|
|Beer, Wine, and Liquor Store||(340) 773-8185||Downtown Christiansted|
|Grocery Store||(340) 773-7172||Sion Farm, Central St. Croix|
|Grocery Store||(340) 719-9393||0.7 mi. East of Downtown Christiansted|
|Grocery Store||(340) 778-5547||Sion Farm, Central St. Croix|
|Bakery||(340) 778-2625||St. Croix|
|Convenience Store||(340) 773-8382||1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Cotton Valley|
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