Le Four des Navettes

The oldest bakery in town, established in 1781. Famous for their traditional, delicious and authentic Marseillais Navette cookies, flavoured with orange blossom and shaped like a boat. Choice of quaint gift boxes. Located close to the Abbaye St Victor, 136 rue Sainte 13007 Marseille . Open 7/7. Warm welcoming and English spoken.
Tel: + 33(0)491 333 212

Decathlon Caribbean

Located in Destreland Mall, this is the only Decathlon outlet in the whole Caribbean; offering on more than 20,000 sq ft, the same amazing choice as the ones in France, at very attractive prices. From watersports to fitness training, horseback riding to biking, running, tennis, golfing, fishing… their choice is quite amazing. They also have a great selection of sports wear and wet suits, including prestigious name brands, and their own trendy brand. They are open non stop Monday to Saturday from 0830-2100hrs and have English speaking staff.


This is the largest shopping centre in the Lesser Antilles with more than 180 shops, including superstores such as Carrefour hypermarche (the largest in the FWI), Mr Bricolage for hardware, Decathlon for sports equipment, and a great selection of French fashion stores, several restaurants etc… An absolute ‘must stop’ whilst in Guadeloupe! They close on Sundays. Most of the shops are open from 0830-2000hrs.

Tel: +(590) 590 261010


Teck is a truly delightful store located on Rue Samuel Fahlberg in Gustavia (at the head of the harbour). They have a wonderful selection of furniture and antiques from Indonesia and Asia, as well as exquisite decoration items, such as lamps, shells, wooden frames, sculpture… They specialize in teak (noted for its exceptional longevity and ability to cope with dry or wet spells), and have designed a whole line of furniture specifically for this noble, elegant and durable wood.

Sabina Zest

This wonderful shop, located in La Creole shopping centre (in the Baie de St. Jean), is the perfect place to find that romantic gift to offer to your “Cherie”. They have a beautiful selection of handmade and stylish ladies clothing, in silk, cotton, linen and lace... for both adults and children. The shop is open 7 days a week, and well worth a visit. Tel: +(590) 590 278282 www.sabinazest.com


Located across the Quai d’Honneur, in Gustavia (next to the Sunset Hotel), this shop carries a superb selection of beachwear, casual wear and sunglasses – for both men, ladies and children. St Barth is a premium surfing destination and upstairs can be found a very wide choice of surf boards and long boards; with all the necessary surfing accessories. This really is a great shop and Stephanie, the young manageress, is lovely and very helpful. Opening hours are Mon-Sat 0900-1300 and 1500-1900hrs. Tel: +(590) 590 296940 [email protected]

Pati de St. Barth

For almost 20 years, this has been one of the best renowned shops in St.Barth, that offers a great choice of high quality cotton T shirts, shirts, tank shirts, shorts and towels… all with the famous square logo “St. Barth French West Indies”. Do not leave St. Barth without one! They have 2 shops, one in Gustavia, on the passage de la Cremaillere (the road with the Select bar at the corner) and one in St. Jean in Villa Creole. They also have accessories, perfumes… and more! Tel - Gustavia: +(590) 590 277804 Tel - St. Jean: +(590) 590 275906