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Clothes Market on a Friday

Beautiful stuff, Sarries, Hand-Bags, Punjabis, T-Shirts, Jewellery and Kiddies Clothes. Absolutely... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Niri N
Johannesburg, South Africa
Shop with the locals!

A brilliant way to pick up a bargain and shop with the locals. It is a busy place with a great... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Northampton, United Kingdom
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30 Nov 2017
“Clothes Market on a Friday”
16 Aug 2018
“Great Shopping”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Clothing market on Tuesday & Friday and the stall holders do not pressure you at all compared to Grand Bazaar, Grand Baie or Central Markets, Port Louis. Items are cheaper than at the other 2 markets and housed in a real local atmosphere under tin...More

4  Thank 930waynel5
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Veg Saturday and Wednesdays Closed Monday and Thursday. Clothes Tuesday and Friday Thursday is half day closing in Goodlands Most days you can get some tourist gifts if only those beautiful shopping bags common here. Local prices are very reasonable. Food is generally local fruit...More

7  Thank steven_carpenter
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Goodlands is a street for good shopping, reasonable prices and good value for money. Affordable clothes, accessories and jewellery. KFC is around the corner. There is a pharmacy, police station and banks in the same street. I got a few excellent bargains and will visit...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Goodlands market. . . An array of eastern clothes. The splendid colours had me mesmerized. . . Indulged and bought a few eastern dresses, not entirely sure where or when I will wear them. But hey a girl needs a little colour in her life....More

1  Thank ViakshaH1
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Beautiful stuff, Sarries, Hand-Bags, Punjabis, T-Shirts, Jewellery and Kiddies Clothes. Absolutely busy so an early start is recommended. Excellent quality of Sarries. Friendly people who was willing to assist. 24 November 2017 - visited this market

Thank Niri N
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Went on clothes day, dirty smelly and dingy. Having been to many markets across the world it's by far the worst. Spent s total of 10mins there and even that was too long!

1  Thank Simon O
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

If you want the best price, your negotiation skills must be good. Friendly, helpful people. Need directions to find the place though

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Reviewed 27 November 2016

A brilliant way to pick up a bargain and shop with the locals. It is a busy place with a great atmosphere. As tourists you get sold to a lot but everyone is really nice.some great local food on offer too. We purchased a couple...More

1  Thank seanm114
Reviewed 23 October 2016

it was very simple. with 2 peoplefrom Mauritius we see all tne market and we tasted the island fish. All finish very happy. Something special for a couples

1  Thank MANEL M
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

If you are nearby, definitely worth a visit. It is very busy, bustling and an assault on all ones senses! Towards the rear are a few food stalls, offering the usual local 'street' food - we gorged ourselves on coconut fritters, samosas, farratas and curry...More

Thank EnteEnteEnte
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Goodlands is a town which consists of a lot of small shops. Fiendly locals will always help to find what you need and will make good deals. There you can find not only planty of shops with many items like clothes, jewelry etc but also...More

2  Thank SandraDakineviciute
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We wanted to go to Grand Baie to do some shopping. Taxi driver suggested the Goodlands local flee market as it was a Friday. Great choice. We managed to pick up some great bargains.

1  Thank Vishanth S
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Lorraine B
8 April 2017|
Response from HelmutV70 | Reviewed this property |
We went in the morning, which made it easier in terms of bargaining and less traffic as well as other shoppers. they were open at 09h30 when we got there.