With Christmas right around the corner, the department stores are buzzing with activity. Savannah offers an array of different shops through which to wander, making it difficult to find just what you need. We, here at Presidents’ Quarters Inn, want to make your Christmas shopping in Savannah GA enjoyable. Take an afternoon and wander through the historic downtown to discover the hidden gems of local antiques, contemporary designs and sweet Savannah style. We will tell you about all the downtown hot spots, from the locals’ favorites to our visitors’ must-see places. Nothing beats Christmas shopping in Savannah GA. Here are just a few of the best places to shop for the perfect gift for that special someone.
1. Chocolat by Adam Turoni | 6700 Waters Avenue
If you are searching for a sweet treat for a friend, look no further than Chocolat. Owner and chocolatier, Adam Turoni, has been serving up some of the best chocolate in Savannah. Pick and choose your favorites from the wide selection of treats that Chocolat has to offer!
2. Clipper Trading Company | 201 West Broughton Street
Imported Asian antiques, artifacts, eclectic furniture, and crafts since 1998, Clipper Trading Company has an expansive collection of beautiful pieces of furniture and more. Stroll through the quaint store and be inspired! Pick up a trinket for a family member or purchase a new piece of furniture for the living room.
3. Custard Boutique | 422 Whitaker Street
All about providing cute and affordable clothing for women, Custard Boutique is the perfect place to create a new wardrobe or buy a little something for a friend. Custard believes in “all things local, eco-friendly, and fun!” This is definitely a place to go Christmas shopping in Savannah, GA.
4. Arts & Crafts Emporium | 40 East Factor’s Walk
This inside art fair features over 100 artists from the coastal area as well as across the nation. Worth the trip, the Arts & Craft Emporium is located on River Street in Historic Downtown Savannah.
5. The Salt Table | 51 Barnard Street
A Savannah original, The Salt Table, is a fantastic shop with a large variety of salts, teas and more. Featuring free tasting samples of hundreds of different seasonings, sugars, dips, blends, Amish popcorn, and even local honey, The Salt Table is a must see when Christmas shopping in Savannah GA. All of the items are packaged under the unique Salt Table brand that is available only at the store.
6. The Paris Market and Brocante | 36 West Broughton Street
Paris Market is a storehouse of treasures. When you stroll through the grand doors of the market, you will find yourself transported to vintage Paris! The market offers books, accessories, kitchenware, furniture, room décor and much more! Come ready to find the perfect gift for everyone!
Now that you know where to go Christmas shopping in Savannah GA, make sure you have a place to relax after the busy day. Check out our bed and breakfast, Presidents’ Quarters Inn, for an excellent night’s rest after a full day of shopping! Choose from any of our 16 beautiful rooms for your stay. This picturesque Savannah boutique hotel will feed you a classic Southern breakfast, as you enjoy favorites such as pastries, muffins, French toast, or homemade quiche.
Photo courtesy Ron Cogswell.