Shopping in Guildford – Make a day of it!
Where are you going to explore today?
HIGH STREET * NORTH STREET * FRIARY SHOPPING CENTRE * THE WHITE LION WALK SHOPPING CENTRE * TUNSGATE SQUARE SHOPPING CENTRE * SWAN LANE * MARKET STREET * UPPER HIGH STREET * THE SHAMBLES * MILKHOUSE GATE*
Want a specific shop? Why not use our retail finder on the home page or ask the experts
Whether you plan to meet & catch up with friends over a shake or milky coffee. Or enjoy some great shopping, have a bite to eat in one of Guildford’s cafés or restaurants and then perhaps visit the theatre or go to the cinema - Guildford has it all!
We have a Tourist Information Centre, many historical buildings and gardens as well as boating, theatre, cinema, sports & leisure, an extensive leisure centre and a huge variety of restaurants, cafes, bars, pubs, hotels, nightlife and much more…….
See the Guildford Virtual Tour shopping experience now - then come and visit us for real!
Guildford is a flourishing market town steeped in history and offering plenty to see and do.
The High Street and Side Streets – Shopping has never been more interesting!
Guildford offers visitors a huge variety of shops, stores and businesses to choose from. From art and jewellery to cool funky brands and modern games and technology…. from beautiful boutiques to bustling markets and from smart ‘covered’ shopping centres to small independent stores– For inspiration at any time of year - visit Guildford today and make a day of it!
The beautiful cobbled High Street is jammed packed with shopping possibilities and a lot of retail therapy! Shops and stores sell everything imaginable from fashionable baby clothes & modern teenage brands to cosmetics, foot-ware and home fashion too and even pampering sessions. There is something for everyone. The town also features events and activities for families and for everyone - throughout the year – see Sports and Leisure.
Close to the town centre there are a huge variety of places to eat and drink and parking couldn’t be easier as Guildford offers over 20 car parks and a Shop Mobility as well as a ‘Park and Ride’ scheme see Getting here.
See Guildford for yourself now online- ‘Walk up’ the High Street now and experience it ‘virtually’ – pop into the shops and businesses too and look around for yourself now on the Guildford Virtual Tour
Or try the online directory Retail Finder now
Shh!!! Discover the secret side of Guildford ……
Adjoining the High Street are Guildford’s hidden side streets – all waiting to be discovered and explored. Featuring many more places to eat and drink, there are also unusual independent as well as regional stores and businesses to be found here - such as glass and home furnishings, hat shops, niche sports experts and clothing producers, flower stores, hair styling, technologies, modern and classic jewellery and family run cafés, pubs and bars. Some stores and restaurants spill out on to the pavements during the warm summer months and others offer tempting retreats with cosy open fires or soothing modern interiors for the colder times.
………. There is something for everyone
The Guildford Shop Mobility Scheme provides manual and powered wheelchairs and scooters for people who have difficulty walking around Guildford Town Centre. You do not have to be registered disabled to use the scheme. Call 01483 453993. Shop Mobility operates from Level 3 of the Bedford Road Car Park in Guildford.
Guildford’s Official Shopping, Retail, Restaurant & Business Guide. Visit Guildford’s Virtual Tour featuring places to go shopping and restaurants for eating out
Courtesy of Guildford’s Official Comprehensive Town Centre Site