Shopping in Barnstaple

From jewellers to surplus army stores, Barnstaple’s diversity means you won’t have to look hard to find something you love...

Barnstaple is the shopping capital of North Devon. If you’ve ever visited you’ll know why. There are hundreds of shops, from major high street names to small independent boutique outfits. It’s great for shopaholics, bargain hunters and even get-in, get-out people. Everyone’s welcome.

So what can you expect to find?

Well, pretty much anything! From cutting edge retail to long established family owned businesses. There are the big high street names where you can grab the latest lines from the labels loved by millions. And there are dozens of cafés that are perfect for reenergising tired legs if you feel ready to drop before you’ve finished your shop.

Easy access, seven days a week. With the odd weekend treat.

At weekends don’t be surprised to see street performers or musicians bringing a smile to shoppers in High Street. In Barnstaple it’s all about creating a fun and pleasant shopping experience. Most shops follow regular trading hours, which means you can visit 7 days a week. There’s plenty of secure, affordable parking in the centre of town as well as a regular park and ride bus service too. So you’ll never have to carry your bags any further than necessary. Perfect.


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