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Everyone Hussling For a Buck!

Very stressful shopping experience. Same stuff at every stall with people calling out every 2... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
jason j
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St John's - Antigua - Vendor's Mall - Not Good, plenty of other Places

We had wandered around the town for a couple of hours and we like to investigate places... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
Gateshead, England
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27 May 2018
“Everyone Hussling For a Buck!”
14 Feb 2018
“St John's - Antigua - Vendor's Mall - Not Good, plenty of other Places”
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Very stressful shopping experience. Same stuff at every stall with people calling out every 2 minutes. I like to just browse but it is not possible. Everyone is just working to support their family, I get it....but just let us look in peace. Some were...More

Thank jason j
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We had wandered around the town for a couple of hours and we like to investigate places, particularly small shopping areas etc, but on entering this place it just had a poor feel to it. The stall holders and vendors were a bit too pushy...More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We went shopping here and we found the people pushy and aggressive. We are used to flea markets and some pushiness, but this was quite bad. It made it a bad experience and we didn't buy anything.

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Very crowded, cramped and dirty. Every vendor sells the same items at the same price. Locals are not friendly at all. Better off buying items in the little stores.

Thank Gershep
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Several stores are name brand stores. I was in search of some jewelry. The taxi drivers/tour companies tried to bully us into taking tours. We were flying out that day. One kept stepping in front of me trying to get me to stop. I felt...More

Thank Stacy R
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Tarp thrown over gravel. Got my friends wheelchair stuck as a result. Apparently there is work being done on the main location. Some fun items mostly crap. If I politely declined looking at items I didnt want I was told I was rude.

Thank MzesDW
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Try not to visit when the cruise ships are docked, too many people too crowded. Typical products, too many vendors selling the same product, trying to get you to buy. Overcrowded with locals trying to convince you to take tours, taxi's etc....I spend the whole...More

Thank Darla777
Reviewed 24 December 2016

'Downtown' St John's is not a particularly attractive or exciting place to be, especially as it is dominated by cruise ships and the sometimes hundreds, if not thousands, of passengers than can traipse off them. But everyone probably wants to spend some time shopping, so...More

Thank aberdeenangler
Reviewed 11 November 2016

If you are staying on Antigua and feel you really must come and have a look around, don't do it when a cruise ship is in dock! We arrived to find two huge ships had just arrived, and once we had fought our way through...More

Thank yorkwhite21
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Vendors Mall is ridicules on prices and local attitudes. We were able to find regular stores and restaurants within 3-4 blocks, that were about a third of the price for the same items.

Thank Herb E
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Pat M
10 October 2017|
Response from Stacy R |
We saw a few designer stores but not many.