This year, grab your list and head to downtown Great Barrington, Massachusetts for holiday shopping. The town is just a 10-minute drive from Staveleigh House B& and its streets are lined with independently-owned stores filled with items for all ages and interests. Below are a few of the choice places to visit.
With more than 20,000 different items, Tom’s Toys has the most comprehensive selection of toys in Berkshire County—and maybe even more than Santa!
297 Main Street
Rubiner’s Cheesemonger & Grocery is housed in a lovely old bank and carries an outstanding selection of artisan cheeses, house-smoked fish and cured meats. Complementary samples and a knowledgeable staff help with the decision-making.
264 Main Street
You’ll find vintage and unique decorating items at Hammertown, an ever-changing marketplace for carefully curated furniture, rugs, accessories and more items for the home.
15 Bridge Street
Delight the trail or mountain biker on your list with a gift from Berkshire Bike & Board, such as riding attire, handy gadgets or even a brand new bike, which comes with free lifetime tune-ups.
29 State Road
One Mercantile is a small shop that seeks out lovely functional home items from artisans in the area and around the world, including one-of-a-kind wooden turned bowls.
8 Castle Street
What’s a holiday without chocolate? Stop by the family-run Catherine’s Chocolates for one of their gift boxes. The most popular, Berkshire Assortment, is a delicious array, offering something sweet for everyone.
260 Stockbridge Road
This is just a sampling of all the great shopping available. When you stay with us at Staveleigh House Bed and Breakfast, we’ll be happy to help you with where to shop and eat in Great Barrington and all the other nearby towns. Call us to make a reservation or book a stay online!