Offering something for everyone, The Coromandel is a shopper’s paradise, with a treasure trove of goods to be found inside every store. Contemporary fashion boutiques, fine art galleries and design stores sit comfortably alongside vintage precincts, bustling markets and modern concept stores. A passion for creativity, innovation and a homegrown respect for the environment is reflected in the products you will be delighted to discover when shopping in The Coromandel. With easy parking, plentiful choice and a buzzy beach town atmosphere, shopping in The Coromandel is a relaxing and fun way to enjoy a good for your soul kind of day.
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Shopping in The Coromandel offers something for all types of treasure hunter. Cutting edge fashion sits in contemporary boutiques alongside New Zealand art and design stores, modern concept stores and vintage troves filled with surprising and unexpected delights from days gone by. The character and variety to be discovered when shopping your way around The Coromandel is what makes it so appealing. Many of New Zealand’s favourite chain stores can be found in The Coromandel’s larger towns, as well as local boutiques carrying a carefully curated range of local, New Zealand made and international brands from near and far.
The Coromandel carries a long and proud legacy of creativity. Shopping for locally made art, craft and designware is a satisfying experience that will inspire and delight the creative palette. Many artists’ studios are open to the public, with a vast array of fine art galleries and design stores showcasing the art and crafts of the region. Look out for stores carrying Maori art, weaving, wood carving and pounamu if you are seeking a special gift, or piece of art with significance and meaning.