We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lucy's CuCu Cabana

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
Review Highlights
Unique find

Lucy's has the best variety of Mexican objects from all over the country. Not a big store, but so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MartyJ459
,
Goshen, Indiana
hidden gem

While visiting Puerto Vallarta, my first stop was Lucy's CuCu Cabana to fill up my Christmas... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
michael j
,
Casa Grande, Arizona
Read all 226 reviews
35
All photos (35)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“folk art”(33 reviews)
“unique items”(10 reviews)
“mexican art”(8 reviews)
About
Lucy's CuCu Cabana is a unique shop specializing in hand-picked, high-quality, authentic Mexican folk-art. Lucy and Gil travel all over Mexico for several months every year searching for original pieces. All of their merchandise is purchased...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
See all hours
Contact
Calle Basilio Badillo 295, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
Website
+52 322 222 1220
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Puerto Vallarta
from US$69.00
More Info
from US$85.00
More Info
from US$89.00
More Info
from US$139.00
More Info
Reviews (226)
Filter reviews
221 results
Traveller rating
197
18
4
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
197
18
4
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews folk art unique items mexican art buy gifts unique collection purchased several for sale buy something romantic zone visiting puerto vallarta gil shop treasure author handicrafts mexico alebrijes
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 221 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucy's has the best variety of Mexican objects from all over the country. Not a big store, but so full of unique items, you will find them anywhere else. Well worth your time.Very personable and knowledgeable. Prices are very reasonable when you consider you don't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MartyJ459
Reviewed 6 November 2018

While visiting Puerto Vallarta, my first stop was Lucy's CuCu Cabana to fill up my Christmas stockings. I had no problem finding the perfect gift for all my list. Lucys has always been my go to while in town for the unique indigenous Mexican gifts....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank michael j
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

The enthusiasm is contagious once you enter this place. Bought some ornaments Ahmed will probably be back to buy some more things that caught our eye. Great place with unique and quality items.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jkzoo
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

If you don’t want The cheesy cheep tourist souvenir, and Instead want a memory of time spent in lovely Vallarta Lucy’s is a must do! Every item has a story im sure , just ask and you will officially have a story to remember and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Good friends whom are PV regulars told me about this store of handicrafts. I've purchased earrings, little Dia de los Muertos figures and small wooden painted hummingbirds. Staff will carefully wrap for travel.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Roberta Y
Lucy M, Owner at Lucy's CuCu Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for your review.We are so happy that you have found us.We try to have something for everyone. We look forward for your return.

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in here, as Lucy's was ranked highly on trip advisor and I can see why!! I literally felt like a kid in a candy store! So much color! So much art! And... dogs!!! As a lover of animals and all things colorful I was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank jessw272
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

You will find it hard to resist making a purchase and hard to resist the engaging conversation. The size of this shop can hardly contain the variety of unique items. She is truly an ambassador for PV and the rest of Mexico. Engage and be...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank GeorgeExplorer
Lucy M, Owner at Lucy's CuCu Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for your review. We love Mexico and what the artisans have to offer.We are happy to be a part of this wonderful culture.We hope to see you next season .Thanks, again

Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I have been shopping at Lucy's for well over 10 years and it remains one of my favorite shops.I wrote a review 4 years ago and wanted to do so again as it truly is a treasure. I always find something new to buy and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Debi N
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Lucy and Gil, travel the Mexican smaller towns, to bring us beautifully handmade and/or hand painted art. Perfect place to find that perfect gift.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank hawkspirit
Lucy M, Owner at Lucy's CuCu Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you for taking your time to write a review.We love traveling to different parts of Mexico to bring to you the beautiful handcrafts the Mexican artisans have created. We wait for your return.

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Lucy and Gil Are amazing friends! They source out are from small communities and help keep art local ! They go out of there way to help out and keep you smiling!! Love them both ! Buy a unique piece of art or buy a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Cathy S
Lucy M, Owner at Lucy's CuCu Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for taking time to write a review. We love the artesania of Mexico. Each artisan has their own unique talent. We love helping our clients with recommendations to enjoy Vallarta the way we do.It makes everybody happy. And Gil with his 5 books,3...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 121 nearby hotels
Hotel Hacienda de Vallarta Centro
100 reviews
.07 miles away
Hotel Posada de Roger
988 reviews
.08 miles away
Bungalows Estancia San Carlos
32 reviews
.10 miles away
Hotel Hortencia
49 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,213 nearby restaurants
Di Vino Dante
320 reviews
.04 miles away
Boccon di Vino
369 reviews
.04 miles away
Roberto's Original Puerto Nuevo
284 reviews
.02 miles away
Basilio Comer & Beber
211 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 657 nearby attractions
Act II Entertainment Stages
926 reviews
.06 miles away
Galleria Dante
301 reviews
.04 miles away
The Boutique Theatre
35 reviews
.01 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
DawnyKnott
14 October 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lucy M | Property representative |
We will be reopening on October 23 . We have many new artesania after a very extensive buying trip. We hope to see you soon.
0
Votes
allenent
19 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lucy M | Property representative |
Lucy's Cucu Cabaña just reopened in the same location it's been in for twenty-two years after extensive remodeling. We are sorry for the inconvenience this may have caused anyone, but we are always trying to make it better.
2
Votes
shellyaeg
23 October 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Lucy M | Property representative |
No we don not have a website, but plan to in the near future. Our webmaster just had a kidney replacement and it will be a while before he's ready to work again. To our valued clients who come to Vallarta during the low... More
1
Vote