Shops in Helmsdale and the Surrounding Area

There are number of shops in and around Helmsdale that will cater for most of your needs. For up to date information click here: Helmsdale

Glencoast: Fishing tackle, country and outdoor store 

Helmsdale’s Yvonne Grant, daughter of ex Torrish ghillie,  Andy Sutherland, has opened her new shop on Dunrobin Street.  She stocks all your fly and sea fishing needs along with clothing and outdoor essentials such as Rovince tick protection clothing.  She can be contacted on 07796330479 and 01431 821372.

Food & Wine Shops

In Helmsdale there is Spa on Dunrobin Street, which supplies all the basic essentials.  Driving to Helmsdale from the south, you will also pass two Co-ops, one in Golspie and one in Brora, which offer a slightly wider selection.  The closest big supermarkets are Asda in Tain and Tescos, one in Inverness to the south and the other in Wick to the north.

Gift and Craft Shops

Gifted on Dunrobin Street sells a wide collection of gifts, including jewellery, handbags, candles, scarfs, rugs and toys.  The Timespan gift shop also has a selection of cards, books and pictures, amongst other things. 

Ironmongers/Hardware Store

A. R. McLeod & Sons on Dunrobin Street in Helmsdale sell a wide variety of ironmongery goods.  They also act as the local taxi company!

Antiques Shops

For antiques, try Loth Station Antiques signposted off the A9 about half way between Helmsdale and Brora, or Castle Close Antiques on Castle Street in Dornoch.