St. Tropez is famous the world over for its long white beaches and crystal clear sea, but this charming Provencal town is so much more than just a seaside resort. In fact, it is one of the best places in the South of France – or even Europe – to head to for a spot of serious retail therapy, with a huge number of luxury fashion outfitters crammed into the relatively small town centre. We have listed our favourite spots for St. Tropez shopping below so that those visiting the fabulous harbour town know just where to head for a shopping spree. Enjoy!
If your style is feminine yet bohemian, standing out from the crowd yet still unmistakably chic, look no further than Manoush. Its high-end store at 74 Rue François Sibilli will endlessly surprise and delight with its one-of-a-kind garments.
A true Saint Tropez shopping institution, Hermès has had a spot in place Georges Grammont since 2002, standing proud next to the Musée de l’Annonciade on Rue Georges Clemenceau. Hermès’ timeless appeal brings thousands of visitors to its doors every summer.
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When chic is the name of the game – say you are going out for a Michelin-starred restaurant or attending an exclusive event, Dior’s fashion house at 13 Rue François Sibilli is the place to go. From elegant sunglasses to dramatic dresses, Christian Dior has the perfect item for every occasion.
Those who have yet to see the inspired work of Caroline Dechamby, fear not; this dutch fashion designer now has a store in Saint-Tropez. Making pop art luxury bags, watches and other leather goods, Dechamby’s Rue Joseph Quaranta store has quickly become one of the most desirable places for St. Tropez shopping.
For the finest Italian haute-couture, you can rely on Giorgio Armani. His elegant designs are known for featuring clean, tailored lines. Feel like the most fashionable person at any party after a trip to the Giorgio Armani boutique, found at 44 rue Francois Sibilli.
CELINE has been a champion of contemporary French attire ever since it was founded in 1945. Today the Place des Lices store is home to more beautiful, classic-with-a-twist designs than you could ever imagine.
Louis Vuitton is another icon of the St. Tropez shopping scene. Found at 48 rue Francois Sibilli, you won’t have to go far from the Dior store to get your hands on this summer’s new LV handbag collection.
For the stylish gentlemen, French boutique Faconnable makes exquisitely designed menswear that will take you comfortably from day to evening. Pay Faconnable a visit at 6 rue Francois Sibilli, and be sure to remember your wallet!
Some say it’s impossible to walk into Francesca Donà without falling in love. This boutique on Rue de la Ponche is full of some of the world’s finest jewellery, with original and unique pieces conceived by expert Italian craftsment. The infamous and finely detailed 18 carat gold jewels inlayed with precious stones at Francesca Donà make it a must-visit on St. Tropez shopping trips.
So there we have it – St. Tropez’s finest and must-visit places to shop, all condensed into one easy-to-follow list. If you would like to enjoy all the boutiques and the shopping experience this charming port town has to offer, a great option is to rent a villa in St. Tropez. Comment below with any more of your favourite St. Tropez shopping spots!