We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing to use our site or clicking the "I understand" button, you agree to our use of cookies detailed in our cookie policy and our terms of use.

Search the Blog

The charming town of Caledonia is home to some equally charming local boutiques, selling the types of one-off, handmade and unique products that leave people asking ‘where did you buy that?’ To help you on your hunt for hidden gems, we’ve put together our list of the top 6 stores, less than 6 minutes away from our Avalon community in Caledonia.

1. A Day in My Closet – 5 Minute Drive

A Day in My Closet is an upscale consignment boutique where you’ll find a carefully selected display of unique items, including many designer labels finds looking for a good home.

2. Caledonia Bait & Tackle – 6 Minute Drive

Caledonia Bait & Tackle is a family owned and operated business. The one-stop fishing shop offers a wide range of quality live bait and a robust tackle selection. It’s definitely a must-stop for all you outdoor types heading toward the Grand River.

3. Caledonia Furniture Finds – 6 Minute Drive

Caledonia Furniture Finds provides vintage furniture and home decor finds at reasonable prices. A must stop when furnishing your new home.

4. Cats n’ Dogs Café – 5 Minute Drive

Cats n’ Dogs Café specializes in natural, Canadian Made holistic and organic food for cats and dogs at reasonable prices. They also carry a wide selection of health supplements and remedies for the well-being of your pet.

5. Kayware Event Design & Décor – 6 Minute Drive

Kayware offers a huge range of products including basic and specialty table and chair coverings in over 50 colours and full event décor.

6. Haldimand House – 5 Minute Drive

Haldimand House, located in the heart of Caledonia, Ontario is one of the town’s oldest and most prominent local landmarks. A consortium of independently owned boutiques, shoppes, and stores operating under one roof, this local gem has something for everyone.


Get new home design and lifestyle stories delivered straight to your inbox and stay in the loop on all things Empire.