Top Shopping Destinations
1. Waterside Shops
Located just down the street from the Naples Grande, you can easily head over and explore the numerous opportunities for shopping and dining. A short 5 minute drive or a 12 minute walk from the hotel and you’re in shopping paradise. Luxurious lifestyle stores set into lush landscape, there is surely something there to catch the eye of anyone.
For more information, check out https://www.watersideshops.com/
Additionally, the Naples Philharmonic is next door to Waterside. You can check out their events and museum exhibits online at: https://artisnaples.org/
One of the most popular destinations in North Naples for dining and shopping, Mercato is nestled away from street view. Drive in around the corner and suddenly you’re in a lively environment away from heavy traffic noise. Shops and restaurants line the street so go for a stroll down the sidewalk and you don’t want to miss a thing!
For more information, check out: https://www.mercatoshops.com/
3. Downtown Naples
Traditional downtown can mean something different to Naples natives. Over the years more hot spots have surfaced in the area of downtown that might be interesting to check out. Each “section” has a different atmosphere, but all areas have popular restaurants renowned by the locals.
Fun Fact: The Rotary Club of Naples hosts their annual Food, Wine, and Beer Festival here. As well, the Rotary Club of Naples North hosts their annual Craft Beer Fest at Bayfront.
4. The Village Shoppes on Venetian Bay
Less than 2 miles from the Naples Grande sits the Village Shoppes. With splendid views of Venetian Bay and Inner Doctors Bay, sits another notable shopping mall with satisfying dining options. Known for its design, the Village Shoppes resemble classic mediterranian architecture of Venice. The shoppes also include a few art galleries to peruse during your experience. It has come to be known by the locals as the Jewel of Naples, but it is also notable for being home to the only Ben and Jerry’s ice cream shop in Naples!
For more information, please visit: https://www.venetianvillage.com/