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Straw Market

Bay Street | Bay Street Nassau, Bahamas, Nassau, New Providence Island
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At this market you will find people weaving straw into anything and everything.
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good20%
  • Average38%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible11%
6 days ago
“Looking for a small gift for my friends in FL.”
1 week ago
“No how to nagotiate, and stick to your guns....”
Bay Street | Bay Street Nassau, Bahamas, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed yesterday

We wanted to see the place, and it was a lot bigger than we had imagined. All the stalls sold more or less the same things,mostly children’s dresses, woodworks etc. The most interesting part was tke wood carving section

Thank brit933
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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

More then 50 stands with similar or the same t-shirts, bags and stuff with low quality! Just nothing in it for me!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place to find best prices on bundle items. Brought 25 key chains for my clients in FL.Had to haggle for hat and T-shirt.

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The straw market was a good place to get souvenirs, much cheaper than Paradise Island. You have to know how to say no and stick to your guns, and you also have to be good at bargaining or its not worth it. It was an...More

Thank Jill V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not worth going, everything is from China. Every vendor has the same products, nothing is made local. Keep walking...

Thank susan s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been awhile since we ventured to the straw market but, it was my daughter's first time so we went. Much more spacious than I remember and not quite so pushy. Most people have the same things so it's best to bargain and hunt around...More

Thank jodlynn95
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Straw Market is a bit overrated. You can probably find deals on some items, however, all the stalls are pretty much the same. Very cramped and they do get pushy, trying to get you to visit their stalls. Did manage to find few nice...More

Thank CocoAlli
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun place to shop!! Make sure you ask for deals. Very talented ladies will customize items for you!!

Thank Coperken
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, every booth looks like the other with the same items being sold from booth to booth. People were nice, but a huge facility offering very little from what was already being sold on the beaches.

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a failure to Atlantis Water Park we walked to the Straw Market. We haven’t been there in years. No more white tent.they have a brand new building which is very tight and booth after booth. It was on a Sunday so many vendors closed....More

Thank Ken B
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20 April 2017|
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Response from bmona3 | Reviewed this property |
It's a very short walk, almost just outside the port.
Nina C
7 March 2017|
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Response from tanben | Reviewed this property |
As soon as you port there is a market. And you can walk off/on board all day if you like. Or grab a cab to the beach for $2 a person Atlantis is also $2-3 cab per person.
18 February 2017|
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Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
There are some stalls in an open areas across from Senor Frogs where you could view easily. (as mrcree mentioned) I preferred this area, the woman are busy weaving the straw right in front of you. In the closed area its all... More