Our seaside town is a wonderful place for shopping. Visiting one of the independent boutique shops can be like stepping back in time, with intricate designs, vintage styles, decor and beautiful clothing easily found all within our narrow streets. From bright colourful designs to more delicate pastel hues, you’re bound to find something that reflects our seaside living that you can’t find anywhere else, rich in quality and made to remember.

We invite you to take a look at some of the best boutique shops in Fowey.


Se7en is located right in the heart of Fowey. Distinctly recognised for its sophisticated style, this independent boutique shop offers a range of prints and patterns, with brands such as Luca Vanucci, Mistral, Adini, and Hatley available. Se7en also sells beautiful upcycled leather handbags, promoting fair trade and ethically sourced stock, with stylish purses, summer scarves and jewellery available from their accessory range too.

Ocean One

Opened in 2010, Ocean One offers visitors plenty of open space with a rustic chic feel to their shop while you’re browsing for your next Fowey inspired outfit. Describing themselves as bringing ‘an unusual mix of mainly European labels’ to your wardrobe, their clothes are designed to make you feel at home in your own skin, while still standing out from the crowd. With brands such as Le Petit Baigneur and Denim Studio available to bring you that classic boutique feel, you can wear the best vintage inspired clothes while still staying on trend with today’s fashion market.

Powell Craft

Blending vintage crafts with exquisite design, Powell Craft is home to all things vintage. With a passion for quality, this boutique shop opens its doors to customers wanting to find the very best in vintage inspired ladies and children’s wear. Their window displays are always guaranteed to catch your eye, with nostalgia sweeping over you before you even step through the door. Not only do they feature clothes, but they also have their own baby gifts and toys, as well as adult gifts and homeware. Found on Lostwithiel Street, this boutique style shop is not one to be missed.

Pink Lemons

Pink Lemons is an exciting and friendly boutique shop where you can find the perfect blend of fun and creativity in a single outfit. With a sister shop in seaside town Looe, they feature a wide range of clothing, jewellery, accessories, quirky cards and homeware to choose from. Full of colour and a gorgeous open plan space for you to browse at your leisure, this shop is guaranteed to make your time in Fowey that much brighter, no matter what the weather’s doing.


Birdkids is a boutique children’s clothing shop, full of spark and colourful designs. All their items for sale are ethically sourced and lovingly inspired by nature. They also offer toys and gifts for children. With popular clothing brands such as Djeco, Frugi and Meri Meri, this exciting and vibrant boutique shop will never fail to disappoint and will always keep your little ones fabulously dressed.

Take in tranquil views and catch a glimpse of local sea life while you float across the estuary, as you create your next adventure over Fowey waters. Steeped in history with visiting privateers, sailing ships, and even pirate ships, Fowey is a great place to set out on the water alongside breathtaking views.

Take a look at our top five boat trips around Fowey.

Fowey River Boat Hire

Operating for over 40 years, Fowey River Boat Hire is an excellent service which allows you to navigate and explore all the best river retreats that Fowey has to offer. Perfect for beginners, you’ll be taught all you need to know before taking your own voyage to your next adventure, whether it’s in a classic wooden rowing boat or something with a little more flare, such as a fibreglass motor boat.

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You can also take a relaxing ferry trip across to neighbouring villages Bodinnick, Polruan, and bustling Mevagissey straight from Fowey harbour. Set off in the morning and enjoy a stroll through the winding streets of these ancient fishing villages, perhaps with time to spare for a Cornish ice cream. All three ferry services operate across Fowey harbour, running between seven in the morning and eleven at night.

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Fowey Maritime Centre

If you want to take adventure into your own hands, Fowey Maritime Centre offers a range of powerboat, motor cruiser or shore-based courses to dip into. Suitable for beginners or more experienced seafarers, the centre is a wonderful choice whether you want an indulgent explore, or a chartered boat course. Not only do they offer some of the best boating routes from Fowey, but they also give visitors the opportunity to go snorkelling and shark diving.

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Pettifox Sea Charters

Pettifox Sea Charters offers a more classical feel to the boat trip you might be looking for. The stunning Pettifox, a wooden boat with huge white sails that echoes back to an earlier era, is perfect for those seeking an authentic sailing experience. With selected trips to Polperro, Looe, Mevagissey and Polkerris, sail in style as you enjoy a relaxing break above the waves.

Find out more about Pettifox Sea Charters here.

Fowey Boat Hire

Not to be confused with Fowey River Boat Hire, this service is ideal for visitors hoping for freedom to explore the stunning Fowey estuary and surrounding areas. Available up to a whole week of seafaring fun, you will be shown the ropes when it comes to navigating your own boat and the river and provided with safety equipment before you set off.

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Royal Fowey Yacht Club

If you’re an experienced yachtsman, Royal Fowey Yacht Club offers visiting members of yacht clubs across the globe a chance to visit their clubhouse. Sitting right by the water, the club is the perfect place to sit and relax after you’ve been out on the water and the ultimate go-to for their weekly sailing events programme, including all the sailing details for Fowey Regatta Week.

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The Old Quay House is located right on Fowey harbour, with spacious rooms and wonderful estuary views. If you’re interested in staying with us in Fowey, please call us on 01726 833302.

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