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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to feel intimidated by 'agents' and get quoted astronomical prices for mass produced goods then this is the place for you. It's a shame as I'm sure it probably started with honest sellers selling quality goods. It has now turned into a...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Like any place in Africa, Asia, etc....you will never see a price list. Prices are based on what you look and sound like. If you're white, the skin color associated with prosperity, you will be quoted more. If your accent is from a prosperous country,...More

1  Thank Mr O
Reviewed 23 October 2018

This mobile market of goods geared toward the tourist trade is not always easy to fine and is not really worth the effort. There is nothing on offer that can't be found at any number f other venues around Nairobi. The vendors are friendly, but...More

Thank jackg641
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Unfortunately it's a bit annoying to deal with sellers whom I also understand as they only try to earn some money; but I could not take it more than one hour - maybe the problem is me. Yes, many options, so for souvenir, it's easy...More

1  Thank MelikeK314
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

I picked lots of gifts but this decor was out of this world. The traders are friendly and prices are relatively cheap especially if you crack the bargaining puzzle. Half the price....

Thank Flyer626174
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Its not my first time visiting but again and again I feel like the local people ( some of them are not even Maasai ) are just looking to get stupid tourist to pay overpaid money

1  Thank shlbre2016
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Its a crampt, small market in the mall parking lot. Can def bargain for souvenirs, which is why I went and was satisfied but be prepared - it is very tight space and literally EVERY booth person will engage you, try to get you to...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to pop in to see if we could pick up a few souvenirs. I didn’t want anything big but just to poke around. A friendly guy on the street brought us there, he said he was selling his art there. Once we got there...More

1  Thank eab561
Reviewed 18 August 2018

My husband and I love markets. We make an effort to visit as many as possible all over the world. This market felt uncomfortable the moment we arrived. Many vendors physically engaged you and made it impossible to casually shop. This is definitely a craft...More

Thank TraceyFogarty
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Good bargain and variety available. Loads of option to shop especially leather, wooden, limestone, paintings, etc.

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There are markets throughout the city just about everyday at different locations around Nairobi. I went to the one located at the Village Market. I believe there is a listing online of the day and locations. I tried to the... More
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