Anyone planning a trip to Virgin Gorda should now that a visit here is not all about the shopping. It's about being outdoors and experiencing the beauty of the island. However, if there is a day experiencing particularly poor weather, or you simply can't leave without scooping up a few souvenirs, your best bet will be to head to the Yacht Harbour Complex in Spanish Town. Otherwise, you'll find a few gift shops at hotels. Be on the lookout for clothing that has hand-painted designs on them, jewelry, local spices, and pottery.
If you're hoping to find some gifts or souvenirs you should think about visiting Saba Rock Nautical Gift Shop, which is located in northeastern Virgin Gorda. Bert Kilbride is said to have discovered and dived 138 shipwrecks in the British Virgin Islands. They offer a selection of coins on sale that were recovered from the Atocha Shipwreck off the Florida Keys If you're looking to call ahead, you can do so at (284) 495-9966.
Be sure to look at the chart below to learn more about gift and souvenir shops in this general area.
|(284) 494-5454||Virgin Gorda|
|Saba Rock Nautical Gift Shop||(284) 495-9966||2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Santu Patia|
|(284) 495-5380||Virgin Gorda|
One of the area's more interesting specialty retailers is Dive BVI Yacht Harbour. They're found within Spanish Town, in southwestern Virgin Gorda. Proud of its small diver to dive-lead ratio, highly skilled staff, and high safety standards, Dive BVI is one of the most trusted names in scuba in the region. They've been doing this since 1975 and have a great track record to back them up. If you're looking to call before making reservations, you can do so at (248) 495-5513.
Another good option is Dive BVI Leverick Bay, which is located four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Dive BVI Yacht Harbour. One of four Dive BVI locations, this is one name in the dive industry that you know you can trust. Whether you're a beginner of you've been diving for years, there is always something new to learn and experience in such a flux watersport. Visitors can reach them at (248) 495-7328.
Dive BVI Rosewood: Whether you're after private instruction or you're jonesing for your next open water dive, you can turn to Dive BVI for all of your scuba needs. Not only do they offer all of the standard scuba courses and charters but the specialize in customer satisfaction. You can call them at (248) 495-5513.
The chart just below shows more information about the 5 specialty shops located on Virgin Gorda.
|Dive BVI Leverick Bay||Dive Shop||(248) 495-7328||0.6 mi. North of Central Santu Patia|
|Dive BVI Rosewood||Dive Shop||(248) 495-5513||0.8 mi. North of Central Spanish Town|
|Dive BVI Yacht Harbour||Dive Shop||(248) 495-5513||Spanish Town, Southwestern part of Virgin Gorda|
|Jewelry Store||(284) 495-5237||Virgin Gorda|
|Art Gallery||(284) 495-5104||Virgin Gorda|
Looking for some clothing? You might want to visit Pusser's Leverick Bay -- which is located within northern Virgin Gorda. Pusser's Leverick Bay, also known as the Pusser's Company Store, carries all of the Pusser's line of products. This includes tropical clothing, home decor, rum, decanters, and more. If you want to call before you go, you can do so at (284) 494-2467.
The table below offers more details concerning the apparel shops on Virgin Gorda.
|General Clothing Store||(284) 495-7488||Virgin Gorda|
|Men's Clothing Store||(284) 494-4451||Virgin Gorda|
|Pusser's Leverick Bay||Boutique||(284) 494-2467||0.6 mi. North of Central Santu Patia|
Want to check out some local food offerings? Rosy's Supermarket is found on Virgin Gorda. Know as the place where "Virgin Gorda shops for everything," this is truly your one stop shop on the island. They also guarantee that if you can't find it within their walls, they'll get it for you -- within reason of course. Try calling them at (284) 495-6765.
Glance through the table just below if you want more information.
|Bakery||(284) 495-5054||Virgin Gorda|
|Fish and Seafood Market||(284) 495-5803||Virgin Gorda|
|Rosy's Supermarket||Grocery Store||(284) 495-6765||Virgin Gorda|
|Grocery Store||(284) 495-7469||Virgin Gorda|
|Bakery||(284) 495-5250||Virgin Gorda|
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