Must-see shopping in Hawaiʻi the Big Island

  • Kona Oceanfront Gallery

    You'll find hundreds of paintings and sculptures in this large gallery, ranging from depictions of Hawaiian landscapes to more abstract work inspired by…

  • Ackerman Galleries

    The Ackerman family has managed to combine art and commerce for 30 years. This is as much a gift shop as it is an art gallery: you'll find lovely works of…

  • Honolua Surf Co

    This island-grown surfwear shop is split right down the middle between styles for kane (men) and wahine (women). Board shorts, bikinis, hoodies, T-shirts…

  • Waimea General Store

    Shoppers, browsers and homemakers will enjoy the eclectic mix of kitsch, kook and Hawaiiana, from Le Creuset and Japanese tableware to fancy toiletries…

  • Parker Square

    This shopping center aims for discriminating, upscale gift buyers with shops like the Gallery of Great Things.

  • North Kona Shopping Center

    There's nothing particularly exciting about this shopping center, located a few minutes north of the center of town, but it's got lots of useful things –…

  • Waikoloa Highlands Shopping Center

    The local shopping center for the folks who work in the shopping centers at the resorts (or, y'know, just work at the resorts). No stores carry anything…

  • Puainako Town Center

    Large strip mall with mostly fast food chains, but anchored by the venerable KTA Super Store.

  • Waimea Center

    Has groceries and basics, plus restaurants and fast food.

  • Lanihau Center

    Centrally located stores and some decent dining options.