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Premadasa & Co. Main Store & Gem Museum

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Vastly overpriced for quality

Last week I bought from the Kandy outlet a green tourmaline, having a few days earlier visited the... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
judybretherton
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South Fremantle, Australia
Quality Was Not What I expected

The store has beautiful stuff. My husband bought me a beautiful stone for a ring (moon stone) at... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
cotasonia
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Los Angeles, California
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18 Jul 2018
“Vastly overpriced for quality”
3 Oct 2018
“Spontaneous purchase at the airport”
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Premadasa & Co is a premier jeweller and house of design, specializing in precious stones such as blue sapphires, pink sapphires, rubies, padparadscha, alexandrite and many more as well as semi precious stones such as topaz, amethyst, moonstone...more
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560, Galle Road | Colombo 3, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The comments in this review refer to the service received at the outlet at Colombo airport. Whilst passing through Colombo airport we stopped to browse in the window. We had already make several purchases elsewhere so really were just looking. However, a couple of items...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EMELeicestershire
Reviewed 28 July 2018

primadasa airport was excellent..i was change my earrings into blue stone moonstone. there so kind... Im hoping my Moonstone is genuine its cost 50usd

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

A large group was shopping here and they had very good customer service. We were in there for quite a while shopping. Prices were good. Caution - the clothing souvenir shop upstairs, completely overpriced. Ridiculously.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Necoh M
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Last week I bought from the Kandy outlet a green tourmaline, having a few days earlier visited the Colombo shop. The Colombo salesman I suspect used similar tactics to the salesman in Kandy where I bought on the basis of the confidence induced in Colombo....More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank judybretherton
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We purchased a pink sapphire here. I asked them to describe the quality of the stone to me. When we had the stone set in Singapore it was a much inferior stone to what was suggested to us. I'm happy to accept responsibility for over...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roger C
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We purchased a pair of diamond earing for my wife, while cruising on Queen Elizabeth. First we were charged wrong price quoted AUD charged USD after negotiations via email parial credit given. Thiswas in April 2017. Contacted 1 month ago as diamonds have fallen out...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank pillipb
Premadasajewellers, Director Marketing at Premadasa & Co. Main Store & Gem Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Dear Sir, This is to inform you that you have reviewed the wrong company. We are Premadasa & Company Jewellers Pvt, Ltd, located on Galle Road Colombo 3. and is not the same company you have purchased items from. We don't sell diamond only jewellery....More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

My friend and I didn't spend a lot of money in their Colombo store, but we both had items that needed resizing etc. The staff said they'd deliver it to our hotel but because of a mistake on our part we were not there. Instead...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank gokyo55
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We bought £600 worth of gems there incl 2 green sapphires to make into earrings. When we got them home and had saved enough money to take them to a jeweller they discovered a crack in one which went all the way through so can't...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Rachael W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The store has beautiful stuff. My husband bought me a beautiful stone for a ring (moon stone) at their Kandy store. Since I didn't like any of the settings available for the stone we selected, the ring had to be custom made. This would take...More

Date of experience: January 2017
4  Thank cotasonia
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I purchased white and blue saffire earrings at this shop as I was on a tour with Friendly Planet. The sales rep rushed me, seemed irritated when I did not consent to his high offering price. He started speaking to his colleague in his language...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jacqueline K
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