Jersey is an island steeped in history and culture and there are many markets and farm shops to visit around the island, each offering a unique shopping experience.
Keep a lookout for the honesty boxes as you travel around the island!
Voisins is a department store containing the latest fashion for men, women and children. Here you can also find departments for accessories and luggage, as well as cosmetics. Take a break at Café 1837 to replenish energy supplies while on a shopping spree at Voisins.
Opening hours: Mon-Sat 9.30am-6pm.
This department store is one of the oldest department store retailers in the United Kingdom. De Gruchy is located on the main shopping street, King Street, situated in a landmark building. Here you can find big international brand names like Bulberry, Gucci and Timberland.
Phone: +44 1534 818 818
The grand Victorian Central Market on Beresford Street in St Helier is the perfect place to buy fresh fruit, vegetables and meats. There is also a colourful display of cut flowers. Across the street lies the town’s Fish Market. Address: Beresford Street, St Helier
Opening hours: Mon-Sat 7.30am-5.30pm.
Phone: +44 1534 448180
More Info: Both markets are closed on Thursday afternoons.
La Mare Vineyards at St Mary is an attraction in itself. Here you can find a shop offering all the estate produce including wines, cider, liqueurs, Jersey Apple Brandy and luxury estate chocolate. Use the chance to learn about wine-making and take a tour of the vineyard.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 10am-5pm, 21st March-29th October
Phone: +44 1534 481178
With locations in St Helier, St Ouen, St Martin and the Jersey Airport, the Jersey Pearl is an easy to find boutique where it all revolves around the noble pearl. Shop for elegant necklaces, bracelets, rings and cuff links – and take advantage of the chance to pre-select your pearl of choice.
Opening hours: April-October 9.30am-5.30pm, November-March 9.30am-5pm
Phone: +44 1534 633 160
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