When on vacation, one of the best ways to sample a location’s cuisine, goods, art, and culture is at a market. Markets bring together many local artisans under one roof, allowing visitors to get a taste of what makes a destination unique. On Kauai, Warehouse 3540 is a thriving indoor marketplace that supports the island’s creative community. It is a really fun and unique place to try new food, buy local products, and admire handcrafted works of art.
The team at Parrish Kauai highly recommends guests staying at one of our luxury vacation rentals on Kauai check out Warehouse 3540. Before you set off for this novel shopping experience, there are a few things you should know. Here is our guide on spending time at Warehouse 3540.
What is Warehouse 3540?
Warehouse 3540, also known as the Creative Community Marketplace, is an indoor market in Kalaheo on Kauai’s Southside. Right now, Warehouse 3540 houses 12 local art and shopping vendors, as well as several food trucks. The shops at Warehouse 3540 are open Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm.
Warehouse 3540 Vendors
If you’re looking for a unique place to do some shopping and dining, Warehouse 3540 fits the bill. The market’s eclectic collection of vendors range offers a wide range of goods, from locally sourced produce to clothing. Here is a look at the vendors you will encounter at Warehouse 3540.
Refill. Kauai: This local shop offers sustainable goods ranging from bath supplies to art.
Lily Koi: An art and jewelry shop with a focus on exclusively designed pearls.
Aphrodite’s Treasures: The go-to shop for household treasures that will remind you of your trip to Kauai.
Robin McCoy’s Fine Arts: This is a gallery and working studio space featuring beautiful oil paintings with Kauai flair.
Sugar Skull: The perfect place to fulfill your sweets cravings, with cakes, pastries, and various baked goods.
Kahanananea Soaps: Offers handcrafted soaps as well as handwoven items.
Hanako: Handmade with aloha, Hanako’s goods range from paddles to Tahitian pearls.
The Local Beet: The ideal place to pick up Kauai-grown beets and beet-made products.
Kahili Mountain Tack: A unique clothing shop focusing on tack and ranch wear.
Good Luck Vintage: A classy consignment shop located at Kahili Mountain Tack.
Salt & Light: A boutique offering Kauai-made skate decks, clean beauty products, and more.
After shopping with Warehouse 3540’s vendors, enjoy a bite to eat from a food truck. Currently, Warehouse 3540 hosts Kind Coffee Co. for all of your coffee needs and Kauai Coconuts, a Vietnamese food truck that blends classic Vietnamese dishes with local flavors. It is worth noting that Warehouse 3540 plans to have more food trucks in the near future.
Trusted Kauai Vacation Rentals
After checking out Warehouse 3540, head back to your luxury vacation rental from Parrish Kauai. If you would like to stay near the marketplace, we have a huge collection of vacation rentals on Kauai’s South Shore. Whether you are looking for a vacation rental at one of Kauai’s top resorts or a private vacation home, we have you covered. Browse our collection of rentals and book online, or call 1-800-325-5701 for more information.