We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Best of Barbados Gift Shop

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great souvenirs and so much more

I usually stop in to see what Beach cover ups they have,just bought two on my September trip,good... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
nmglovesbarbados
,
Boston, Massachusetts
via mobile
Very pleasant

Good selection of small boutique shops housed in very pretty candy coloured chattel houses. Worth... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Travellifefully
,
London
Read all 266 reviews
133
All photos (133)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chattel village”(25 reviews)
“t shirts”(26 reviews)
“take home”(23 reviews)
About
We’re an established family business of 40 years, with 5 super gift shops on the island. We pride ourselves in providing our customers with distinctive merchandise that is made or designed in Barbados — and a happy shopping environment with a warm...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
The Chattel Village | St. James, Barbados, Holetown BB23025, Barbados
Website
+1 246-432-4691
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Holetown
from USD 75.00
More Info
from USD 98.99
More Info
from USD 59.99
More Info
from USD 87.00
More Info
Reviews (266)
Filter reviews
250 results
Traveller rating
163
71
14
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
163
71
14
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chattel village t shirts take home helpful staff great selection local artists back home tea towels her daughter quality souvenirs knick knacks large variety family and friends for sale great staff worth a visit jill
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 250 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I usually stop in to see what Beach cover ups they have,just bought two on my September trip,good quality and reasonable prices. Nice quality beach towels. A great selection of gifts and a wonderful,helpful staff. I highly recommend!

Thank nmglovesbarbados
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I am glad we were once again happy to supply you with a new cover-up and all of the lovely things needed.Thanks for your review!.

Reviewed 3 days ago

Good selection of small boutique shops housed in very pretty candy coloured chattel houses. Worth a visit as there are a couple of less expensive tourist shops selling nice gifts.

Thank Travellifefully
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Yes, we think so too. It is a very pretty little shopping village with great ideas for everyone. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff very helpful and friendly. Not pushy sales staff, will always try to get something if you cant see it.

Thank Mark S
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is a wonderful comment, just what we are looking for with staff, they are a real treasure. Thank you, we'll certainly pass this comment on to the staff. See you on your next visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like the gifts that are offered in this gift shop. They are unique and the recipients really appreciated them.

Thank Tara R
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comment Tara! We are extremely happy that you were able to find treasure from our wide selection of gift items and the recipients love them. Come visit us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some really beautiful items here - none of your usual tourist "tat"! Staff were very helpful too. Highly recommended.

Thank Eloisecherry
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you,we are grateful for your review Eloisecherry!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely shop and very reasonable priced, lovely bits and pieces,but be warned you could spend at least an hour in here looking at the beautiful things they have

Thank Margaret Q
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sounds like you had a wonderful time shopping with us.Thank you so much for sharing your lovely comments!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found some lovely souvenirs in the shop on the gap. We bought lots of things we didn't even know we needed. How lovely that the Sea Turtle Project benefit from certain sales as well. Can't recommend this shop enough. Very helpful, friendly staff.More

Thank Chris T
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Super Comment, thank you! We are so happy you enjoyed our lovely art and craft. We love creating gifts and new ideas to satisfy our customers interest. The Sea Turtle Project relies heavily on sponsorship to continue its activities and our hearts reaches out solely...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018

Every year when we stay in Holetown we visit the store to buy some of their gorgeous sarongs and various other souvenirs. The girls in the shop are always so friendly and helpful. If you are in Holetown pop in for a visit and you...More

Thank Boscar
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Many thanks for your great review! We are always trying to keep our shops interesting and full of new and exciting gift ideas for regular visitors like yourself. The staff are also amazing and many have been with us a long time. Look forward to...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

If you need anything in Barbados character this is the place. From T shirts through to shopping lists or general souvenirs this is the place to shop.

Thank jeff2010_10
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thanks for your comment! We make or design many of our products and carry a selection from local craftspersons so that our customers can enjoy unique gifts and souvenirs. Thanks for shopping with us and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Friendly staff and lovely stock, if they don't have what your looking for they will direct you to somewhere that does.More

Thank babswill2018
Sue T, Owner at Best of Barbados Gift Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted to hear that you found your shopping experience so pleasant. We've lovely group of girls who do go out of their way to help their customers. We also work hard...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 96 nearby hotels
Tropical Sunset Beach Apartment Hotel
287 reviews
.08 km away
Mango Bay All Inclusive
1,769 reviews
.25 km away
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts
974 reviews
.34 km away
The Sandpiper
331 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 569 nearby restaurants
Nishi Restaurant
1,720 reviews
.25 km away
The Tides
4,272 reviews
.16 km away
Cafe Bar Carizma
849 reviews
.10 km away
Relish Epicurea
233 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 483 nearby attractions
St. James Parish Church
247 reviews
.66 km away
Folkestone Marine Park & Visitor Centre
252 reviews
.77 km away
Limegrove Cinemas
205 reviews
.25 km away
Limegrove Lifestyle Centre
244 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Pete4646
15 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Sue T | Property representative |
Good Morning, our Chattel village store in Holetown open M-Sat 9:00am -5:00pm and Sundays 9:00am-1:00pm. Quayside M-Sunday 9:00am-5:00pm,Southern palms(St. Lawrence Gap) Mon- sat 9:00am-5:00pm and Sunday 10:00-3:00pm. The... More
0
Votes
Chris L
24 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from rosiesmile | Property representative |
Yes, Chris, right now we are well stocked in butterfly wing rings of various types and colours. Very beautiful.
1
Vote
Dana G
28 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from rosiesmile | Property representative |
Yes, WE DO have a good sized shop right in the port in the Cruise Terminal! Altogether there are five Best of Barbados shops: one in the Cruise Terminal;, one at the Airport; two on the south of the island (St. Lawrence Gap... More
1
Vote