From a sleepy fishing village, Jimbaran has rapidly evolved into the of the most sought-after destinations in Bali. Taking advantage of the strategic position on the golden sands if the Bukit peninsula and its proximity to the airport, not only does Jimbaran feature amazing seafood restaurants and beachfront bars, but the area also boasts a fantastic shopping scene. Discover some of the best shopping in Jimbaran below, and enjoy some retail therapy in Bali.
1. Jimbaran Corner Shopping Centre
Located at the junction of the Jimbaran’s main road, Jalan Bukit Permai, this extensive shopping mall brings together various local and international brands, making it easy to wander around the air-conditioned hub and enjoy some retail therapy. Highlights of this Jimbaran shopping hub include By the Sea, selling quality and trendy beachwear, Atlas South Sea Pearl, offering fantastic genuine sea pearls, and BIN house stocking fabulous collections of batik items.
Jenggala sells amazing ceramics, one-of-a-kind tablewares and other accessories which are beautifully presented in the spacious showroom. Handmade, locally-manufactured and inspired by the natural patterns and colours of Bali, the unique design and high quality of Jenggala ceramics has helped the brand grow rapidly. If you want to take a part of Bali back home with you, Jenggala ceramics is an ideal place for picking up something unique and special.
3. Surfer’s Paradise
It is impossible to miss Surfer’s Paradise, as the huge, eye-catching statue towering in front of this surfing and lifestyle hub is visible from a distance. Set along Jalan Bypass Ngurah Rai on the way to Seminyak, this superstore is one of first of its kind on the island. Selling a massive selection of board shorts, bikinis, sportswear, footwear, sunglasses, wax and other surfing accessories, Surfer’s Paradise features well known brands like Quicksilver, Rip Curl, Roxy, Billabong and many others. The store also offers a large department of discounted items.
4. Konderatu Gallery
Offering gorgeous antiques, artwork and artefacts from all over the Indonesian archipelago, Konderatu Gallery is not a simple vintage store but an amazing gallery and a destination in its own right. Selling traditional antique masks, Balinese puppets, genuine Indonesian textiles, carvings and other art pieces, Konderatu Gallery is a real treasury trove for art connoisseurs and collectors.
5. Golden Kirrin Coffee
Jimbaran houses one of the best shops selling an incredible range of coffee in beans and powder as well as the most expensive coffees in the world – “Luwak” civet cat coffee. In the adjoining souvenir shop, you could hunt out some authentic souvenirs and coffee related items. If you are not sure which coffee to buy, you could sample various types during the special coffee tasting session.
6. Paul Ropp Shop Jimbaran
Paul Ropp is a chain of clothes stores, with one outlet located in the heart of Jimbaran. Providing a wide selection of high-quality silk and hand-woven cotton items, the shop is very popular amongst travellers of all ages. The beautiful design, trendy colours and lightweight textile make Paul Ropp apparel ideal for the hot tropical climate of Bali. Paul Ropp Shop caters to both men and women, offering both the latest collections and discounted items from previous seasons.