San Benito Bene

831 638-1188



Kathina Szeto, owner of San Benito Bene in historic downtown Hollister, California, discusses her locally inspired gift shop, that features award-winning olive oils, gourmet chocolates, beautiful jewelry, luxurious bath & body care products and much more, on Big Blend Radio.


Surrounded by rich agricultural landscape and talented artisans, San Benito Bene is a fabulous ‘one-stop’ gift shop showcasing local creations! Right in the heart of Hollister downtown, San Benito Bene, aka Bene Gifts, has selected locally produced olive oils, gourmet chocolates, Blenheim apricot treats, hand crafted wood products, pretty jewelry, soaps, lotions, pottery and more unique gifts for all occasions.

When you first enter this locally inspired gift shop, you’ll feel a delightful welcome from the fresh scents of candles and luxurious bath and body care products. The moisturizing soaps and lotions are beautifully displayed and plenty to choose from. A fan of lavender? Check out the lovely linen sprays, feel the softness of lavender wraps and lavender spa pillows!

Walk into San Benito Bene’s culinary section and you’ll see that San Benito County is home to quite a number of world-class culinary gems! With so much local flavor, customizing gift baskets is this gift store’s specialty. San Benito Bene takes pride in presenting award-winning olive oils, premium chocolates, sweet Blenheim Apricot syrups & preserves, savory spices, mustards and rubs. Sample a variety of California Olive Oils and Balsamics and be inspired to introduce new flavors at your table… or just grab a loaf of bread for a quick picnic and share the yummy dipping oils with friends and family.

Craving sweets before or after a nice hike, bike ride, bird watching or heading to the area’s world-class wineries? Swing by Hollister’s historic downtown and stop in San Benito Bene to pick up some yummy gourmet chocolates, chocolate caramel popcorn, premium toffee and chocolate fruits & nuts. You deserve it!

San Benito Bene is next to farm-to-table eateries, wine bars and a delicious bakery. Visit this cute gift store in Hollister downtown or give them a call for San Benito Bene Gift Cards! They’ll even mail it out for free!

San Benito Bene is located at 615-B San Benito Street in Hollister downtown, CA, 95023.  Call for more information: 831 638-1188. Like San Benito Bene’s Facebook page, Instagram page to get connected or visit their website page at


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