Within the Marina itself or just a short distance away, you'll discover all kinds of inviting shop-til-you-drop choices. View a complete list of local businesses and organizations in our Business Directory.
Abbot Kinney Boulevard District
Eclectic, urban and stylish, Abbot Kinney is the center of Venice's creative community. This walkable neighborhood about 2 miles north of Marina del Rey is packed with unique boutiques and art galleries for a day’s exploration, plus chic cafes and wine bars for refreshment.
For unique shops, Main Street Santa Monica is not to be missed. From stylish lace to surf wear, Mexican folk art to handmade jewelry and wild hats, it's all on this one very happening street. And, when your shopping energy wanes, try one of many welcoming cafes. About 3 miles from Marina del Rey.
Third Street Promenade
Three miles from the Marina, Santa Monica is known for its up-to-the-minute style. Third Street Promenade runs along several pedestrian-only blocks lined with an array of favorite stores, restaurants and movie theaters, and offers a lively scene day and night.
Venice Beach Ocean Front Walk
Year-round, and especially on weekends, the Venice boardwalk becomes a virtual outdoor swap meet of unusual and affordable souvenirs; everything from T-shirts to crafts to sunglasses, even kerchiefs for your dog! Less than one mile from Marina del Rey.