Shopping In Cornwall

Best Destinations for Shopping in Cornwall

Take full advantage of your holiday and shop till you drop. Take a trip through the city centre and peruse the high end boutiques or the more reasonably priced clothing stores. Cornwall offers a shopping heaven for fashion lovers or collectors looking out for something artsy to take back home. Why not go through our range of great spots to shop in Cornwall, we are sure you’ll find what works for you. Don’t splurge too much, or you may spend all your money!

If the weather is not suitable for a fun outdoor occasion, why not partake in a universally enjoyed indoor pastime – Shopping!

Cornwall offers some fantastic shops offering quality products at great prices. If you’d like to grab a bargain during your next visit to Cornwall, simply visit one of these lovely shopping locations.


You can easily find big chain fashion shops as well as independent boutiques in Truro. The area also boasts of a variety of interesting charity shops. Prices are impressive and there’s a great amount of variety.


A town beside the beach

You’ll definitely find interesting surf shops here as well as independent boutiques and chain businesses.

St Ives

This side of town is popular for its art galleries and craft shops. As St Ives is synonymous with artsy, if you are a lover of unique art, there’s no way you’ll be leaving town without at least one art treasure tucked beneath your arm.


This is Cornwall’s capital for bohemian shops, craft shops, and art galleries. You can also find unique giftitems and quirky furniture pieces in the area.


A street with shops

Newquay is home to lots of surf shops but something else that’s bound to thrill you at Newquay is the food. There are several restaurants and cafes with memorable menus to choose from.

Some of our favourite shops throughout Cornwall include;

  • The Allotment Deli at 30a Fore Street St Ives Cornwall TR26 1HE. They sell some of the most scrumptious pies and pastries you’ve ever had.
  • Jo Downs Glass at 21 Fore Street Fowey PL23 1AQ is where you can find masterfully crafted glassware of a wide variety.
  • Roo’s Beach at Alexandra Road, Porth, Cornwall TR7 3NB is where we go to get stylish yet effective beach gear.
  • Beyond the Sea at 22 Middle Street Padstow PL28 8AP is one of the topmost contemporary galleries available in Cornwall. It’s a great place to visit if you are looking for distinctive art.
  • Fowey River Gallery at 38 Fore Street Fowey PL23 1AQ is where you’ll find tasteful jewellery, ceramic and leather pieces, as well as masterful artwork
  • Kudos at 71–73 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HW is the shop to visit if what you want is something rare and one of a kind.
  • Middletons of Fowey Fudge Shop at 15 Fore Street Fowey PL23 1AH is where you’ll find distinct Cornwall fudge. One taste and you’ll probably be addicted to the decadent flavour for life.
  • Scarlet Winesat The Old Forge Lelant TR27 6JG is an independent wine dealer that’ll offer you some of the finest vintages around.

SSW tip to shopping in Cornwall

A marine town

There’s lots of big and little shops in Cornwall. While the bigger shops might seem appealing, don’t be shy about exploring the little shops. You never know, you might just find an unusual and impressive treasure to take home with you.