With hundreds of specialty stores that offer everything from distinctive Floridian items to priceless art, from casual and elegant attire to fun and fine jewelry, you can shop till you drop. The beach features all types of cool surf shops including Surf Style Mega Store and Ron Jon Surf Shop, as well as fashionable boutiques one expects to find in a resort destination.
Upscale and Contemporary
Clearwater's Westfield Countryside Mall has 167 stores including well known department stores and specialty retailers, 12 screen movie theater, a Whole Foods Market, ice skating rink, Restaurant Row and Currency Exchange International open 7 days a week. Also on U.S. Highway 19 you can find Clearwater Mall, a shopping center with 100 plus stores; restaurant chains; automobile and boat dealerships; department stores and specialty shops. Smaller, but equally appealing shopping centers include Shoppes on Sand Key, Northwood Plaza, Oakbrook Plaza, Curlew Crossing Shoppes and Tri-City Plaza. International Plaza and Bay Street adjacent to Tampa International Airport blends upscale shopping, 200 stores and superb dining. Largo Mall in Largo, Westfield Citrus Park and Westshore Plaza in Tampa and Tyrone Square Mall and Sundial in St. Petersburg and the Premium Outlets in Ellenton are also favorites to visit.
Funky and Fun
Downtown Clearwater is pedestrian-friendly so it is easy to explore the small stores. Nearby Clearwater Beach offers shops carrying souvenirs, resort clothing, surfing equipment and anything else you need on Mandalay Avenue and Gulfview Boulevard.
If you're looking for good deals on new and used merchandise, local flea markets will please any penny-pincher. Close by are Wagon Wheel Flea Market, 49er Flea Market and Oldsmar Flea Market.
The Clearwater-St. Petersburg area has an abundance of antiques stores, from quaint shops to bustling antiques malls. Don't miss the unique Gas Plant Antique Emporium, Antique Galleries or the Grand Central District in St. Petersburg where treasures await.
Just south of Clearwater in Belleair Bluffs is Antique Alley, offering a variety of antique and collectible shops from Oriental rugs to Civil War artifacts.
Tarpon Springs has numerous antiques stores in its downtown historic district and near the Sponge Docks on Dodecanese Boulevard.
The downtown districts of Dunedin and Gulfport offer their own antique shops for you to explore as well. Antiquing opportunities are many in Pinellas County.
30218 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater