Shopping in Kailua is unique and enjoyable. You will find is a multitude of one of a kind shops specializing in island treasures of all sorts and all prices. The entire downtown area of Kailua is small, so you won’t wear yourself out visiting the shops, but you might want to wear comfortable shoes on this outing. If you are driving, you can park in the town center behind the Shops at Lau Hala, Target or Longs and easily reach all the stores and establishments.
From there you can go in any direction from there to find shops and restaurants, cookies, ice cream and shave ice. There are grocery stores, banks, a post office, dive shops and an emergency medical office. When in doubt stop at our visitors center to check with our volunteers who all live in Kailua and can give great advice.
It is easy to find whatever you need in this historic town of Kailua. Kailua is filled with "mom-and-pop" stores that are unique to Kailua. Relax. Enjoy!
Another item unique to Hawaii is Hawaiian Jewelery. Windward Jewelers. Family owned and operated since 1966, Windward Jewelers continues to serve the beach side community of Kailua and the windward side of Oahu with old-school quality and integrity. Our island style designs reflect our appreciation and love for the paradise we call home.
The Picket Fence Florist is committed to offering only the finest floral arrangements and gifts, backed by service that is friendly and prompt. Customers are important and the professional staff is dedicated to making your experience a pleasant one. They always go the extra mile to make your floral gift perfect.
We are lucky to have three Farmers Markets in Kailua. The People’s Open Market is held every Thursday morning from 9:00 to 10:00 sharp in the parking lot of the Kailua District Park at 21 South Kainalu Drive.
The Hawaii Farm Bureau and co-sponsor Kaneohe Ranch Company Ltd. hold a second market each Thursday evening. More than 2 dozen vendors display and sell their products each week. From 5 to 7:30 p.m. Kailua Town Center Parking Garage, 609 Kailua Road (behind Longs).
Lanikai Bath and Body
When visiting Kailua, the president's beach home is stocked with Lanikai Bath and Body products. Located next to our visitors center they carry made in Hawaii beauty and home care products. These Hawaiian made products are the most comprehensive body and skin care line in the islands and are natural, botanically based, cruelty free and safe for the environment.
Island Olive Oil Company is a locally owned and operated olive oil and balsamic tasting room. They proudly feature over 50 unique oils and vinegars on tap, which are perfect for the simplest of home cooks to the most discerning chef. They carefully curate a variety of locally sourced uniquely Hawaiian, as well as imported gourmet products, which make perfect gifts for visitors and locals alike. Take a sensory tasting tour around our store and browse by yourself or with one of our tasting guides. They also specialize in creating custom and special-order gourmet gift baskets which are perfect for housewarmings, client gifts, holidays, and special occasions. They offer excellent shipping options as well.
Island Olive Oil is located on Kailua Road between California Pizza Kitchen and Miyoshi Ramen.
www.islandoliveoil.com, or call 808.388.8912
Windward Mall - Where Families Gather for Fun, Shopping and Entertainment.
When it comes to shopping, dining, entertainment and more, nowhere else can you find it all in one location on the windward side of O'ahu than at Windward Mall. Home to over 120 shops, full-service and casual restaurants, kid-friendly attractions and a 10-plex cinema. Windward Mall is the gathering place for island families and residents.
Back in the old days of Hawaii, island folks lived off the land and gathered fresh fruits and vegetables to feed their families and neighbors. Since 1997, Lanikai Juice has continued this lifestyle by working with local farmers who harvest all of our ingredients at the peak of ripeness.The natural taste of Hawaiian sunshine can be enjoyed in the fresh squeezed juice and the blended smoothies and bowls. It is the spirit of Aloha and the taste of Hawaii that brings us closer to every customer, farmer and friend,creating a big family with a small business.
Book Ends Get friendly personal service from the knowledgeable staff and owner. This is nice little bookstore, with both used and new books, and lots of benches and chairs for sitting and browsing. Piles of books & children friendly!