Shopping in Scotland can be a fun experience. But where are the luxury shops in Scotland? Obviously, these are concentrated in the urban areas – in the bigger cities. Let me give you a guide to where you can find the best and most luxurious shops in 3 of the major cities in Scotland.
Shopping for luxurious items in Scotland
Here are the 3 cities where you can shop in the most luxurious shops in Scotland. If you happen to visit these cities, you know where to go.
The capital of Scotland has a lot of areas where luxury shops are located. It is not as much as Glasgow but it is enough to satisfy your hunger for luxury shopping in Scotland. Among the streets that you need to visit are the following:
- George Street: The Kooples, Anthropologie, Cruise Clothing, Molton Brown
- Princes Street: Jenners (department store), and various local shops
- Multrees Walk: Hugo Boss, Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Harvey Nichols
If you want to shop in independent stores, you may want to visit Victoria Street, Broughton Street, Morningside, and Thistle Street.
If your main reason for visiting is to indulge in luxury shopping in Scotland, this is the city that you want to go to. Specifically, you want to head out to the Style Mile. This is a square at the very centre of Glasgow where there is a huge concentration of shops – around 200 of them. Here you will find malls and independent stores. You will also have a lot of designer stores. For guys, you can indulge in various shops like GANT, Hugo Boss, Timberland, MacGregor & MacDuff, and even Fat Buddha. For the ladies, among the options include Wish Boutique, Coast, Hobbs, The White Company, and Monsoon.
If you want to indulge in the best luxury shopping experience in Scotland, this city will not disappoint. You have a lot of options before you. Among the most luxurious shops include Johnston’s Cashmere Visitor Centre. They have the best quality of cashmere in Scotland – and they have been doing it for the past 200 years! Cruise is also another place that you can visit. All the hottest collections are housed within. If you are looking for Hugo Boss, Marc Jacobs, Jimmy Choos, and even Paul Smith, this is where you want to go. Zoomp is a great alternative too. This place has Versace, Ben De Lisi, and Dolce & Gabanna. What more can you ask for?
As you can see, you have a lot of opportunities to go shopping in Scotland. And if you specifically prefer to buy in luxury shops, you have a couple of options before you.