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5 days ago
“A huge collection of knick-knack souvenirs.”
At this market you will find people weaving straw into anything and everything.
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Bay Street | Bay Street Nassau, Bahamas, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great place to pick up a few souvenirs. Most of the items are duplicated throughout the market. Don't be afraid to barter.

Thank BAMW
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are some amazing people here with skills in weaving baskets etc. Seek them out and give them your business. Their skill earns it. We purchased a few things for good value here. It’s always fun to bargain with people, knowing you’re being fair of...More

Thank Derek M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just be ready to negotiate if you visit....lots of options on things to purchase. If you aren’t interested in being approached and asked to look at items and buy then keep going.

Thank velia j
Reviewed 5 days ago

You'll find pretty much any souvenir you're looking for, but be aware, the vendors will always try to get your attention. A simple "no thanks" works well to get them to back off. Once you find something you like, make sure to negotiate price. If...More

Thank hollia390
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is such a big place full of souvenirs. There are few ones that I admired, like the wooden crafts, but a lot of shirts, hats, etc in a very messy place, with narrow hot corridors

Thank Surgeonhawkeye
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So intense only lasted a few minutes they jump on u all of the time so intimidating Wasn’t a nice experience I think if they let u look they would sell more

Thank nurse2709
Reviewed 6 days ago

great price nice thing to bring home to the family and friends ..so oft the people can be a little pushy but I just kept walking till I seen what I liked

Thank ahernandez211
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The straw market is streets of vendors that sell all kinds of goodies to bring home from vacation. They have a hair grade place I got two places with beads for 8 bucks. And they barder with you for a price wich is fun at...More

Thank Mancheee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Nassau for the day on our cruise and decided to go to the straw market to find some windchimes. As we came up to it, there was a very nice lady, Shelly, outside who asked what we were looking for. We told...More

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the second we stepped in to the straw market area we were bombarded with rapid fire questions and “hey lady!” Several loud and pushy people trying to get us to go on a tour or a boat or whatever. We had already booked an...More

Thank Tanya D
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23 March 2018|
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Response from LiLyBrAt | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the church, but I do recal there being one up the hill. If it's that one, it's less then a 10 min walk from the market.
20 April 2017|
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Response from bmona3 | Reviewed this property |
It's a very short walk, almost just outside the port.