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Written by Shreoshe on January 18, 2019 Share on

Shopping in Queenstown: What and where to shop?

Queenstown offers great shopping options for every budget and taste. From high-end branded stores to quirky boutiques and street-side stalls, the city caters to different shopping needs. The cosmopolitan set up of the city boasts many beautiful stores, shopping centres and malls beside other important establishments. If you are in Queenstown and fancy some shopping, here’s what you can buy and where you should shop from:

1. Remarkables Park Town Centre

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Address: Remarkables Park Town Centre, Suite 305, Building 7, Remarkables Park Town Centre, Hawthorne Dr, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Remarkables is one of the most popular shopping places in Queenstown. The shopping centre is open from 9 AM to 6 PM daily, however, the food court is functional from 8 AM to 9 PM. You can shop for a huge range of products under one roof here. From clothes to home decor items, makeup and fashion accessories, you can find everything here. Some of the popular stores present here are H&J Smith, Mooch, Simply Furniture and Spotlight.

2. Queenstown Mall

Queenstown Mall
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Address: Mall St, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Nothing is as convenient as a shopping mall when you need to buy different items. This open-air complex has different kinds of stores, bars and restaurants lined up on both the sides of the street. The mall functions from 10 AM to 9 PM. You can shop for clothes, cameras and accessories, camping equipment, souvenirs and much more. The restaurants and bars present here are also decent enough for a family brunch/dinner or a quick catch up with pals. Since this place is located beside the road, you also get to enjoy an amazing view of the surrounding mountains and valleys.

3. Shotover Garden Centre

Shotover Garden Centre

Address: 150 Frankton-Ladies Mile Hwy, Queenstown, New Zealand

If you love gardening then head over to Shotover Garden Centre which is located just 10 minutes away from Queenstown. You’ll find an impressive range of native and modern plants, saplings, flowers, seeds and gardening equipment to take care of all your gardening needs. The gardening experts can help you pick up the best items from the store and address all questions that you might have related to different plants.

4. Arrowtown Wine Store

Arrowtown Wine Store
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Address: 21 Ramshaw Lane, Arrowtown, New Zealand

A favourite place for every wine aficionado, the Arrowtown Wine store will impress you with its wide range of wine which is produced locally and also those which are sourced from all over the world. Besides wine, you can also shop for craft beer and ales at this store. If you are confused about what to pick, just ask for assistance anytime.

5. Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market

Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market
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Address: Beach Street, Earnslaw Park, Queenstown, New Zealand

Not your regular market but a weekly Saturday morning market where you can shop for local handmade goods. Temporary stalls are set up every Saturday with live music and other shows lined up for the entire morning. People can sit at the lawn and enjoy the vibrant ambience or grab something to eat and drink at the F&B counters. You can find a lot of quirky and unique items for sale here including ceramic paintings, handmade gift cards, handmade jewellery, paintings, coins and even vintage photographs! This 20-year-old market is one of Queenstown’s major attraction and attracts a decent crowd every week.

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