Shopping on the Isle of Wight is second to none, whether you’re after a unique and stylish gift, or the freshest and most delicious locally produced food - Isle of Wight shops offer great variety and choice.
For visitors to the Isle of Wight shopping makes a great all weather activity. There are bustling streets full of friendly, independent boutiques and specialist shops; so finding that distinctive something to take home is easy. Our town centres contain many locally owned shops offering clothing, giftware, goods for the homes and other treats and surprises – you’ll really appreciate the wide variety of goods you can find.
Is retro is your thing? Why not make a day of visiting our numerous vintage, antique shops and collectable stores – there are also regular car boot sales across the Island, you never know what special souvenir you might unearth! Coupled with the range of goods available from our local artists and craftspeople, you’re bound to find something to delight.
If you’re after a foodie treat, look no further than one of our regular farmers markets or take a trip to some of our villages – from high streets filled with traditional merchants including butchers, fishmongers, greengrocers and bakers to specialist shops stocking the best of Isle of Wight produce, it’s fast and easy to pick up everything you need for a delicious locally sourced meal or snack. You can even order your food before you arrive! The Isle of Wight is well known for some of its home grown produce – why not take a trip out to taste and buy what we grow.
We also have plenty of large national stores selling everything from groceries to electrical items; they’re the perfect complement to our local shops.
You’ll find shopping on the Isle of Wight is a bit like the Island itself; distinctive, unique and very special!
Use the search box on the left-hand side of the page to find shops, craft outlets and galleries throughout the Island.
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