Unique boutiques and shops are scattered throughout Bonaire and at island resorts. However, downtown Kralendijk, with colorful, quaint and picturesque architecture, offers the majority of shops and reflects a real Caribbean vibe.
The original downtown buildings along Kaya Grandi, circa late 1800 to early 1900’s, traditionally housed families upstairs and shops below. Some buildings have been renovated and restored. Bonaire’s picturesque Kaya Grandi presents an array of quality shops and services.
Stroll Kaya Grandi, window shop, have a haircut, buy some perfume, or find that perfect t-shirt, postcard, or hat. Be awed by the creations offered by Bonaire’s unique jewelry shops. Enjoy an ice-cream or a delicious meal.
The shops in Kralendijk are generally open from 8.00am to 6.00pm and close for lunch from noon to 2.00pm. Check with individual shops for hours and offerings.
Grocery stores, found throughout the island, have an extensive variety of international brands, products and produce on the shelves.