Can you believe Christmas 2021 is just a couple months away? While it may still seem like summer with all of our Florida sunshine and warm temps, we’re definitely planning something festive for our guests at Tropical Beach Resorts.
The Siesta Key area is like no other. Take a short break from our powder sand beaches and discover the many unique places to shop and share your holiday cheer. To help you get started, we developed a list of our favorite Siesta Key Christmas shopping destinations. Check it out!
The Crossings at Siesta Key
The Crossings at Siesta Key is as close as you’ll get to a traditional mall on Siesta Key. You can spend the afternoon in the cool A/C and peruse retailers like Macy’s, Talbots, Chico’s and LOFT.
The Crossings features dining and entertainment, too. Catch a movie with a meal at the Cinebistro where you can relax after a day of picking out the perfect presents.
Siesta Key Village
Featuring approximately 100 different stores, cafes and dining experiences, Siesta Key Village is a fun and relaxing place to go Christmas shopping. It’s a quaint beach village nestled on the shore of the Gulf of Mexico, and it’s the perfect escape from bustling crowds.
Find distinctive gifts at boutique-style shops from beachwear and gift shops to spa services and more. This isn’t mainstream, this is uniquely Siesta Key, and that’s exactly why we love it.
St. Armands Circle
St. Armands Circle draws shoppers and diners from around the world to its lively centerpiece of 130 businesses, including boutiques, shops, restaurants, galleries, salons and more.
Get ready for some serious shopping as you’ll find just about everything you can think of including high-end men’s and women’s fashion and accessories, jewelry, one-of-a-kind art, antiques, décor and gift items and a variety of specialty selections.
St. Armands Circle also features wonderful music and entertainment events, so there’s always something festive to explore. Finish off your Siesta Key Christmas shopping trip with dinner at the infamous Columbia Restaurant, the oldest inhabitant of the Circle and a scrumptious Spanish spot favored by celebrities and locals alike.
The Gallery on Siesta Key
A popular must-see on Siesta Key, The Gallery offers handmade clothing, jewelry, candles, gifts and exceptional art created by local artisans. Artist Martha Smith owns the gallery and has made it a stand out among the local shops in the area. Don’t miss this special spot that’s a favorite of locals and keeps us coming back for more.
CaliFlorida Surf Shop
No beach trip is complete without some surf wear! The CaliFlorida Surf Shop features the best beach brands like Hurley, Quicksilver and Rusty. Choose from t-shirts, hats and other casual wear along with surf and skate gifts that will make any teenager jump for joy. This is a great spot for some non-hokey beach gifts that are cool enough for your niece or nephew.
Sunshine & Sand Hidden Treasures
If local is your vibe, Siesta Key is your location. And Sunshine & Sand Hidden Treasures offer just that. Choose from a variety of casual clothes and jewelry as well as fun, aromatic candles, local art and an interesting mix of everything under the sun that makes for the perfect Siesta Key-inspired Christmas gifts, including locally-made hot sauce, silly socks and BBQ rubs and sauces!
There is simply no reason to visit overcrowded shopping centers and busy malls for generic gifts. Give your loved ones a taste of true Florida when you gift some of these lovely Siesta Key selections.
Your spot under our tree is reserved now for a holiday celebration you won’t soon forget. Pack your bags and head to Tropical Beach Resorts. We’ll have a comfy bed and all the amenities you need to relax after a busy Christmas shopping trip in Siesta Key. We’ll see you soon!