Shopping in Dover, Deal, Sandwich and the surrounding villages and countryside of White Cliffs Country

Shopping in Dover

Shopping in Dover is easy and relaxed with the main shopping area being on the level and part pedestrianised. Many of the larger national outlets are represented and a wide diversity of smaller shops offer everything from art, crafts and quality gifts to books, marine supplies and musical instruments – all are interspersed with cafes and tea rooms making shopping in Dover a pleasant and enjoyable experience.

Dover town centre shops generally open 9.00 to 5.30 Monday to Saturday. Marks & Spencer opens at 8.30 on Friday & Saturday. The town centre supermarket is open on Sundays 10 am to 4 pm and De Bradelei Wharf also open on Sundays.

Shoppers would do well to explore further up the High Street, past the historic Maison Dieu Town Hall, where Dover's shops stretch for over 1 mile. Rest a while for refreshments at the Charlton Centre, Dover's only purpose built shopping centre and then venture further up London Road where you will discover many individual shops selling collectables and other specialist items.

For more information, visit The Charlton Centre

De Bradelei Wharf, Kent's leading designer outlet is located within the superb waterfront setting of Dover Marina. In its unique setting, De Bradelei's spacious shopping facilities offer a wide choice of top brand fashions and furnishings at factory gate prices with savings of up to 70%. Open 7 days a week - including Waves Coffee shop.

For more information, visit De Bradelei Wharf Shopping Outlet

If you’re looking to stock up prior to your holiday - the Whitfield Retail Park, located on the outskirts of Dover, offers hypermarket style shopping (store & petrol station open 24 hours).

Deal and Sandwich are home to a wide selection of smaller specialist shops, with larger food retail outlets on the perimeter of the town centres.

For more information, visit Deal, Kent, and Directory of Shops in Sandwich, Kent