It’s time to uncover the best holiday shopping in Rockland Maine. There’s something for everyone on your list when you visit the unique shops in this quaint village. Combined with a getaway to the Berry Manor Inn, shopping for the holidays becomes a special treat for everyone. You get to relax and enjoy a luxurious room at one of the top Bed and Breakfasts in the US. And, your friends and family will be delighted by the lovely gifts you’ve found at one of Maine’s most charming destinations.
Stroll along the main streets in downtown Rockland and everywhere you look you’ll find something tempting. Gourmet foods, home décor, elegant clothing, and so much more. Get out your shopping list and start crossing things off. Perhaps you’ll even find something for yourself that you just can’t live without.
Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars, 503 Main Street
For the gourmet cook on your list, you can’t go wrong at Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars. Sample virgin olive oils and aged balsamic vinegars from around the world.
Grasshopper Shop, 400 Main Street
Gifts for the mind, body and home. Plus, clothing, jewelry and accessories, and kid’s toys make this spot a one-stop shopping experience for the whole family. No wonder they’ve been voted best gift shop in Maine several times over the years.
Seagull Cottage, 389 Main Street
Gifts from the sea and nautical décor are the hallmarks of this downtown shop. The artful displays are a treat for the eyes and the prices won’t break the bank.
Puffins Nest, 464 Main Street
Cute, kitschy, and fun are the words to describe this local favorite. From soft animals to a healthy selection of fleece and tee shirts, the Puffins Nest is the perfect destination for stocking stuffers and fanciful gifts.
Trillium Soaps, 216 South Main Street
Can you ever really get enough handmade soap? At Trillium, their hand-crafted soaps combine the richness of palm oil, the softness of olive oil, and the cleansing power of coconut oil. Handcrafted soap makes the perfect gift for anyone on your list.
Four Twelve, 412 Main Street
Style reaches new heights at fourTwelve, a boutique in the heart of downtown Rockland. The owner’s curated collection of designer clothing, accessories and gifts are sure to please the fussiest fashionista on your list.
Archipelago: The Island Institute Store, 386 Main Street
A showcase for Maine artists and craftsmen, Archipelago features truly one-of-a-kind items. If you’re looking for something made in Maine, then this is the place for you. You’ll be amazed at the quality and selection of items on display and hard-pressed to walk away without something for someone on your list.
Craft Gallery, 12 Elm Street
Just off Main Street, the Craft Gallery is a must-see for exceptional contemporary fine art and crafts. The artists showcased here have impressive resumes. Fiber art, canvas, and photography are among the finest you’ll find anywhere.
Museum Store at the Farnsworth Art Gallery, 16 Museum Street
Take a semi-break from shopping and enjoy the collection housed in the Farnsworth Museum. But before you leave, check out the Museum Store. You’ll find books for the art lovers on your list, games and puzzles for the wee ones, and fun finds for your gardening friends.
Berry Manor Inn Gift Certificates
If your shopping spree has left you with names still on your holiday gift-giving list, a gift certificate to the Berry Manor Inn might just be the perfect solution. Purchase a gift certificate in any amount for friends, family, or even business associates.