Holetown chattel village
What’s going on holiday without a little shopping? Barbados exceeds all expectations when it comes to local shops and scenic shopping.
What’s going on holiday without a little shopping? Barbados exceeds all expectations when it comes to local shops and scenic shopping. From gifts to take back home to handcrafted jewellery and artwork, there’s something to buy for everybody in The Chattel Village.
You’ll be surprised by this colourful gathering of shops set in a lush tropical garden; visitors spend hours walking through shaded blossoms and green plants, enjoying the relaxing Bajan atmosphere. The shops are altogether painted in brilliant hues and recall the traditional Bajan wooden houses, known as Chattel Houses.
What can you buy at Chattel Village?
Chattel Village is an excellent destination for shoppers. Moreover, it can be easily accessed using public transportation, as it’s located directly along the bus route. The coloured shopping venues can offer you almost everything that you could think of. Here’s the place to come for local fashion, craft, souvenirs for your friends and family, local art and other gifts for your home.
After shopping, you can enjoy some of the local landmarks in Holetown, such as the Holetown Monument or St. James Church. When you’re tired, hungry, or both (!), there’s also a good selection of places where you can enjoy a snack inside. Visitors can have lunch and refreshing drinks at Cafe Bar Carizma, situated in the centre of the Chattel Village or Just Grilling, located at the southern end of the village.
The Chattel Village is a unique shopping centre situated at the core of Holetown, on the west coast – definitely worth a visit!