This information is compiled to assist guests who rent our Condo at the Cliffs Resort. If you've arrived at this page as a result of a web search on Kauai Shopping, we hope you benefit from the information. And if you need lodging, thank you for considering us.
For the visitor looking for something, specific, the best source for shopping information is the Yellow Pages. Find the phone book in your condo and call or visit the stores you want.
For the visitor who desires souvenirs of their trip to the Kauai, these shops abound. We make no attempt to enumerate them in this web page. Instead, we provide information on 4 shopping categories:
-- K-Mart and WalMart and Costco [for essentials]
-- Grocery Stores convenient to Princeville [for essentials]
-- Shopping Arcades/Malls convenient to Princeville
-- Boutiques, Art, Fine Crafts, & Specialties Island wide.
-- Outdoor Shopping Bazaars
Enjoy your shopping experience.
Jewelry Unique to Hawaii: The Niihau Shell is used to make
beautiful Lei Necklaces. The whites, yellows, blues, and an occasional
rare gold are stunning. The shells are collected, sorted, finely drilled
and painstakingly strung onto necklaces and chokers.
K-MART and WAL-MART
The K-Mart and Wal-Mart and Costco on Kauai are located in the town of Lihue not far from the Airport. All 3 stores are full size. Wal-Mart is by the red star. K-Mart and Costco are by the red circle.
Big Save is the largest grocery chain in Kauai -- stores are in Hanalei [4 mi] and Kapaa [20 mi]. Foodland -- right in Princeville Center [1 mi] -- is the closest store to the Cliffs Resort. If you want a national chain, there is a Safeway in the Kauai Village in Kapaa [20 mi]. Click here for map.
Be sure to get a Discount Club card. Else, you will pay 10-20 percent premium.
SHOPPING ARCADES and MALLS
Anchor Cove: South of Lihue by Marriott Hotel. Shop and Dine right alongside the beach. Close to Kauai Lagoons Golf Resort.
Ching Young Village Shopping Center: www.chingyoungvillage.com Visit website to see current list of stores. The largest shopping center in downtown Hanalei.
Coconut MarketPlace: www.coconutmarketplace.com Visit website to see current list of stores. Premier shopping center in Kapaa area. Over 70 shops, Movies, Entertainment, Restaurants. from T-shirts, Mac Nuts, to unique island gifts. Polynesian dancers and entertainers every day at 5PM.
Harbor Mall. South of Lihue by Marriott Hotel.
Historic Plantation Shopping Village: On the lighthouse road in Kilauea. This small commercial center is well off the main road. It features a top restaurant, exquisite pizza and bakery, and a small number of boutiques.
Kukui Grove: Kauai's largest shopping center. Located in Lihue just north of K-Mart.
Kapaa Shopping Center:
Kauai Village: Over 25 fine shops and restaurants including Art Galleries, Playhouse, Museum, Jewelry. Features 10 eateries from icecream to elegant dining. Also, the Safeway in Kapaa is in Kauai Village. At the Kauai Heritage Center, learn various methods of traditional lei making at class held daily. Twice weekly there are classes to learn the Hawaiian language. Call 808-821-2070 for information about these programs.
Kilohana Estate House. A half dozen fine shops and the must visit Gaylords Restaurant, just outside Lihue.
Princeville Shopping Center: Visit website to see current list of stores. Most convenient to the Cliffs Resort. Boutiques, Restaurants, Post Office, Banks, Real Estate, Grocery Store, Hardware Store.
Click here for map to these shopping centers.
BOUTIQUES and ART
Click on Instant Map menu choice to see location of towns.
Visit www.trykauai.com for additional info with pictures
The Store of
Hawaii. 808-245-3404. In Lihue.
A Piece of Paradise 808-246-2824. In Lihue.
Aloha Images 808-821-1382. In Kapaa.
Kebanu Galleries. 808-823-6820. In Kapaa
Shell Factory. 808-822-2354. In Kapaa in
Red Dirt Shirts: 808-823-9647. Store in
Don's Fine Jewelry Center. 808-245-6581. In
Golden Nugget. 808-822-0288.
In Coconut Marketplace,
Goldsmiths Kauai. 808-822-4653. In Kapaa.
Jim Saylor: 808-822-3591. In Kapaa
and in the Princeville Hotel.
Pai Moana Pearls: 808-822-7552. In
Kauai Village in Kapaa
Robert's Jewelry: 808-246-4653. In Lihue
Savage Creations. 808-632-0130. In Kapaa
Grande's Gems & Gallery. 800-527-1910. In
Coconut Marketplace, Kilohana Plantation, and the Kauai Marriott.
The Country Store's Red Koi Collection. 808-246-2778. In the
Kilohana Estate House outside Lihue.
Kahn Galleries. 808-822-5281 or 800-886-6789
Kauai Fine Arts. 808-821-9557. In
Coconut Marketplace, Kapaa.
Aloha Lei Company: 808-285-5426.
Bambulei: 808-823-8641. In Kapaa.
Hilo Hatties. 808-245-3404. In Lihue
Lotus Gallery. 808-828-9898.
In Plantation Shopping Mall,
Kauai Orchids: 808-828-0904. In Kilauea.
Art Night in Hanapepe.
Products Fair. 246-0988.
OTHER URLS WITH SHOPPING INFORMATION
Excellent information from www.trykauai.com
KMart in Lihue
Grocery Store Map
Big Save in Hanalei
Shopping Mall Map
Ching Young Shopping Center in Hanalei
Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa
Kauai Village in Kapaa
Kilohana Estate outside Lihue