Shopping in Aruba
(If you are looking for a unique island souvenir, why not invest in a painting or sculpture by Aruban artists. The Kunsthuis Cultural Center and Gallery is a good place to start scouting for local talent.)
Search for your own island treasures in the stores, malls and markets of Aruba, it's a shopper's paradise!
If you cannot resist the lure of glitter, then you'll enjoy window shopping in Oranjestad as storefront after storefront proudly exhibits a magnificent collection of gold, gemstones and signature pieces of jewelry and watches from the world's leading designers. Fashion is not far behind, with collections of Italian, French and American designer and casual wear, lingerie, Brazilian swimwear, and leather accessories. You can also find bargains in perfumes, cosmetics, cameras, electronics, crystal, fine china, linens and Dutch lace and chocolates and be sure to save space for some Caribbean crafts and Cuban cigars..
Shopping at the Resort
The resort convenience store has a wide selection of imported snacks, cookies, candies, soft drinks and liquors. Free delivery service to your suite.
Before you start your island shopping spree, call in at the Gift Shop area of Trade Winds. It's convenient, well-stocked and prices are competitive. Whether you are looking for a new swimsuit or cover up and a straw hat or beach bag in tropical colors to match or a colorful wooden gift for a friend back home, you'll find it here. Open daily from 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Aruba Shopping Malls
J.E. Irausquin Blvd 382-A, opposite the Holiday Inn
Seaport Mall and Marketplace
On the waterfront
Renaissance Resort, Oranjestad