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Situated in the heart of an energetic city is beautiful, historic Downtown Boulder. At the heart of Downtown Boulder is the Pearl Street Mall, a wonderfully charismatic four-block-long pedestrian mall that celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2007...more
Pearl St from 11th to 15th Sts, Boulder, CO 80302
+1 303-449-3774
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Reviewed yesterday

There are street performers, cute shops, nice pubs, restaurants and lovely flowers. It's a great photo op, great window shopping and variety of prices for food and souvenirs. I would recommend most visitors to include this part of Boulder as part of their must see.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nasyor
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great way to spend time in Boulder, regardless of your age or how many kids you've brought along. Wide variety of bars/restaurants plus funky retail shops you won't find elsewhere. Worth a few hours, even in the snow.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jim G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed our time spent on Pearl Street. Such a variety of shops and places to eat. I really think there is something for everyone here. Many people out even in the cold of winter. I can't place the date we were there but it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BradleyRay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My company's Boulder office is located on Pearl St. I love the atmosphere and variety of shops and restaurants. It's not the stereotypical shopping district. It has its own unique character. I was here in January and the trees were lit with colorful lights. It's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SeeTheW0rld62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Boulder was still lively and beautifully decorated after Christmas. It was fun to leisurely walk the pedestrian mall, both in the day and the evening. Lots of interesting shops, street performers, and restaurants. We stayed in the St. Julien and enjoyed the fun and relaxed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Judy W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What more can you want, shopping, food, drink, a large area to walk, great variety, lots of local businesses, and a few chains. I am grabbing my wife and coming back for more.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Beale_St_Sam
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent our morning strolling on Pearl Street. There are so many shops to visit-some national brands as well as local shops. Definitely worth the time to stop and visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kimhines
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pearl Street Mall is filled with super cute boutiques and modern stores as well. It’s a long stretch so there’s definitely a lot of shopping and eating you can do. There’s gift shops where you can get T-shirts and stickers of Boulder. I recommend going...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank izzy-danza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed walking down Pearl Street with my dad. The place did not feel run down and I felt safe. My favorite part was all the Christmas lights and other decorations on Pearl Street.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank akt85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of shops, restaurants and bars to visit morning, noon or night. We were there for CU homecoming and got to enjoy the parade through downtown.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jamie H
5 October 2018|
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Response from MrsDesh | Reviewed this property |
I think as long as the shops are open and the weather is good that anytime should be fine.
Jamie H
5 October 2018|
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Response from bookbuy_7 | Reviewed this property |
I think lunch time since there are several really nice places to eat. But anytime is great. Store hours vary. There is always something going on. Have fun.
Natalyn N
8 July 2018|
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Response from 375bruceb | Reviewed this property |
if the weather is nice. Bring a change of clothes for the little one, and let all the kids play in the dancing waters. It is fun shopping and dining for all ages. IF you use the dancing waters, two hours should be fine. If... More