OUTLET SHOPPING - THE GEORGIA/CAROLINA COAST
There are numerous shopping opportunities along the Georgia/Carolina shore area. Keep in mind that if you choose to vacation on an island or equally isolated spot you can't just hop to the outlet centers easily, so plan a stop on the way to or from your idyllic family getaway.
OUTLETS LTD. - Brunswick
At one end of the Golden Isles, this is an ideal place for your stop to or from the resort. (Dad may not mind as long as he can hit the Black & Decker store.) Take I-95 to Exit 7-A. Phone 912-264-6842.
Stores include: Aileen, American Tourister, Bass Shoe, Black & Decker, Bon Worth, Book Warehouse, Bugle Boy, Chaus, Corning/Revere, Duck Head, Leather Loft, Leslie Fay, Manhattan, Prestige Fragrance & Cosmetics, Rack Room Shoes, Ribbon Outlet, S & K Menswear, Stone Mountain Handbags, Tie One On, Van Heusen, Welcome Home, Westport Ltd. and more.
SAVANNAH FESTIVAL FACTORY STORES
Stay on I-95 out of Brunswick until you hit Route 203 in Savannah. Phone 912-925-3089.
Stores Include: Aileen, Barbizon, Bikini World, Dress Barn, Duck Head, Famous Footwear, Habersham Furniture, Kidswear, Kitchen Collection, Levi's, London Fog, Manhattan, Olga/Warner's, Paper Factory, S & K Menswear, Springmaid/Wamsutta, Welcome Home and many more
There are quite a few centers in the Durham, Charlotte, and Asheville areas. Since we are concentrating here on the coastal areas, Nags Head and Wilmington seem the most appropriate.
SOUNDINGS FACTORY STORES - Nags Head
If you need somethig to do on a rainy day at the beach, this center offers the best shopping around. Hours are seasonal. Phone 919- 441-7395.
Stores include: Arrow, Bass Shoe, Benetton, Cabin Creek Furniture, Corning/Revere, Island Gear, Island Shirt, Jerzee's, Jones New York, L'eggs/Hanes/Bali, London Fog, Pfaltzgraff, Polo/Ralph Lauren, Publishers Warehouse, Rack Room Shoes, Ruff Hewn, Socks Galore & More, Tie One One, Van Heusen, Wallet Works, Westport Ltd., and quite a few more.
UNIVERSITY OUTLET MALL - Wilmington
Take I-40 to South College Road. Phone 919-392-3063.
Stores include Bass Shoe, Bangles & Beads, Cotton Breeze, Discount Books, Fancy Free Children's Outlet, Georgia Girl, Rolane/No Nonsense, Van Heusen.
LOW COUNTRY FACTORY OUTLET VILLAGE - Hilton Head
At the gateway to Hilton Head Island, this center is only minutes from white sandy beaches, nationally renowned golf, tennis facilities and historic Beaufort. There's a playground for the kids as well. Phone 803-837-4339.
Stores include American Tourister, Baby Guess?, Boston Trader Kids, Brooks Brothers, Bugle Boy, Cape Isle Knitters, Capezio, Career Image, Danskin, Dan River, Eddie Bauer, Enro/Damon, Famous Brands Housewares, Famous Goodwin Weavers, Island Gear, Island Shirt, J. Crew, Jackey, Leslie Fay, Levi's, London Fog, Maidenform, Micki Designer Separates, NCS Shoe Outlet, Oneida, Prestige Fragrance & Cosmetics, Reebok, Toy Liquidators, Westport, Ltd., Windsor Shirt, and many more.
PINELAND MILL SHOPS - Hilton Head
At Highway 278 and Mathews Drive. Call 803-681-8907.
Stores include: Barbizon Lingerie, Bass Shoe, Black & Decker, Bogner, Cape Isle Knitters, Designers Extras/Joan Vass, Designers Only/Adolfo, Famous Footwear, Fieldcrest Cannon, Hilton Head Shirt Co., I.B. Diffusion, Royal Doulton, Shoe Strings 2, Swank, Tanner and several more.
SHOPPES ON THE PARKWAY - Hilton Head
Close to all the big hotels, these 25 stores carry something for everyone. Hours are seasonal. Phone 803-686-6233.
Stores include: Aileen, Anne Klein, Carole Little, Dansk, Dusk Head, Ellen Tracy, First Choise/Escada/Laurel, Crisca, Gilligan & O'Malley, Gorham, Hilton Head Shirt Co., Island Wear, Jones New York Dress, Leather Loft, Palmetto Linen Outlet, Players World of Golf, Rocky Mountain Chocolate, Royal Robbins, Silkworm, Sunglass World, Totes and the rest of the 25.
OUTLET PARK AT WACCAMAW - Myrtle Beach
Hours are seasonal, so call 803-236-4606.
Stores include: Accessory Stop, Adolfo II, Eagle Outfitters, Audrey Jones, Bagmakers, Barbizon Lingerie, Boston Trader, Boot Factory, Burlington Brands, Capezio, Career Image, Carolina Clock & Rug Outlet, Champion Hanes, Dress Barn, Duck Head, Eddie Bauer, Fancy Free Kids, Formfit, Fruit of the Loom, Gals Direct to You, Geoffrey Beene, Hit or Miss, Hushpuppies Factory Direct... Believe me, this place goes on and on and on and on and on. |
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