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A cute little shop,apartments on top, great location

We came to spend our Easter holiday in Istanbul, Turkey. We decided to stay in these apartments as... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Best Gift Shop in Istanbul

Aslan Gift shop is a fantastic little shop. It's owned by a very polite man, Mr. Fikret, who goes... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
Sidra S
via mobile
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
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“grand bazaar”(19 reviews)
“polite owner”(2 reviews)
“bought lots”(2 reviews)
We Are Selling High Quality Souvenirs For Our Visitors To Remind Good Memories Of Istanbul Or Giving Their Friends As A Gift. Nargiles, Nazars, Mugs, Bracelets And Every Kind Of Turkish Themed Gifts Are Being Sold In Our Fancy Shop In...more
Ankara Cad. Hocapasa Sk. Demir Han No:1 Sirkeci/Istanbul | Sirkeci, Istanbul 34080, Turkey
+90 212 527 34 44
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 February 2013

When l was looking for a place to bay some gifts and l came accross with this shop which is so good to bay gifts. you can see price tags of evrything which is very inportant for me. l bought many things from them. thank...More

5  Thank trip293974
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Reviewed 17 April 2015

After reading the reviews I expected much more, it was a small shop. Nothing jumped out at me and I personally would not go out of my way to visit this shop. We found heaps better shops, that have not been reviewed anything like the...More

3  Thank NswAustraliaDidi
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We came to spend our Easter holiday in Istanbul, Turkey. We decided to stay in these apartments as I had read good reviews. The owner is a very polite man and will go out of his way to help you. He gave us honest opinions...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Aslan Gift shop is a fantastic little shop. It's owned by a very polite man, Mr. Fikret, who goes out of his way to help anyone and everyone. The shop has good quality and unique products. Got a lamp from here during my trip and...More

1  Thank Sidra S
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Me and my wife were briefly at Aslan's Gift Shop (after having read many good reviews online about it) and enjoyed it more than mostly every other gift shop we visited in Istanbul. The first thing that many people who've walked the touristic part of...More

1  Thank Alberto Q
Reviewed 12 September 2017

In Sirkeci old Istanbul you will find this fantastic shop for gifts. It is full of antiques and things that remind you if Istanbul. The owners of the shop are very friendly and the prices are very reasonable. Every time I go to Istanbul I...More

2  Thank Ghanim62
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Went to this gift shop, bought several items none of the usual price them high and reduce like in the grand bazar. The prices were half that in the grand bazar and a very good mix of souvenirs service was great as. Good rating on...More

1  Thank Iftekhar B
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

You can find what you want to bring your family/friends over right here. All of them are so quality and pretty nice price. If you are interesting to buy something let's check here.

1  Thank Oğuz Can Y
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The owner didn't pressure us at all and was soft spoken, friendly and honest. We didn't spend a lot and we took a lot of the owner's time, and he was fine with that

3  Thank Dan F
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

A bit pricey but good variety of products. Must visit. Friendly owner. Located on a food street. The owner guided me to visit places. Overall experience 4/5. Good.

1  Thank Omer K
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Brilliant collection, reasonable prices and most of all extremely polite owner , I bought lots and plan to go again in a couple of days . A must visit place indeed.

1  Thank Aleena-Ray33
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We loved the place and especially the wonderful and warm service offered by Mr Mohammed. Actually Mr Mohammed helped us in directions to one of the restaurants we were trying to find. We were so impressed by his helpfulness and politeness that when we came...More

1  Thank UmairM112
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