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Lihiniya Gems

42A Hospital Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 224530
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Excellent service

Having read the reviews I decided to go to this shop to possibly buy a moonstone ring. Mr Lahir was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clare H
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Hobart, Australia
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Wonderful service and beautiful gems

After reading the reviews on trip advisor about Lihiniya Gems my husband and I attended in search... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Louise E
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Established in 1983 as one of the very few Jewellers at that time inside the "Fort" of Galle city, Southern Sri Lanka, Dealers in all kinds of Precious & Semi- Precious Gemstones. We have a large collection to choose from. Makers of fine hand crafted Silver, Gold & Platinum Jewellery for more than 3 decades. Visit us for a quote or write to us we deliver to anywhere in the world.
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42A Hospital Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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+94 91 2 224530
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"perfect engagement ring"
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"lovely pieces"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having read the reviews I decided to go to this shop to possibly buy a moonstone ring. Mr Lahir was a very urbane and delightful gentleman who was knowledgable without being pushy and provided great advice on ring styles and stones. I ended up buying...More

2  Thank Clare H
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

After reading the reviews on trip advisor about Lihiniya Gems my husband and I attended in search of a souvenir of our honeymoon in Sri Lanka. The shop was fantastic and staff could not have been more helpful. After informing them of what I was...More

2  Thank Louise E
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

First time in Sri Lanka and Galle and, upon reading all the great TripAdvisor reviews, we made the walk over to Lihiniya for some "window shopping". My wife ended up walking out with a mixed gemstone necklace and a rare blue moonstone pendant set in...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We had a great experience. Irhsad and his team went the extra mile to come up with the ring that we wanted. We didn't havve much time, no picture of what we wanted, but Lihiniya Gems managed to create exactly what we were after! Irshad...More

2  Thank Guillaume R
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

After reading the positive reviews about Lihiniya Gems on TripAdvisor, I knew I had to skip the fancy gem stores in Kandy and head straight to Galle. This family owned business turned out to be a real charm. Lahir and his staff were so patient...More

3  Thank jostang
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We have a lovely experience shopping with Lihiniya. Irshad, his father and their team made us feel relaxed and un-pressured, instead offering sound advice even if it meant selling us a lower-priced product. They advised us on how we could create the piece of jewellery...More

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2  Thank 1Elf
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We visited to find an engagement ring and Lihiniya gems could not have been more helpful, showing us all the options, and talking through the different sapphires. Was such a lovely afternoon. Even though time was really tight before we flew home and despite closures...More

1  Thank Lottie R
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

If you are in search of gemstone jewellery in Galle, this is the place to go. Irshad was responsive, helpful and knowledge. Got two beautiful pieces ( ring and pendant) for my wife. I would highly recommend them.More

2  Thank Arnab D
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Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for dropping by after having a chat to us on our website. It was nice to meet you both and a pleasure to have made new customers like you. Hope we see you next year as well, safe travels and enjoy the rest...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

I had a necklace made up with some pearls from Hong Kong. The jewellers were helpful and creative and I am very happy with the result. The price was very reasonable and they worked quickly.

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2  Thank pm5060
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Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for the quick review. It was a pleasure working with the lovely pearls you brought to us. Hope we see you next year too.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I visited the store by chance. I could already see from the outside of the store that the stones and finishing of the jewels was of a much better quality than what you would see in Galle. The owner of the store is friendly and...More

2  Thank Olivia P
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Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you for the quick and informative review. It was very kind of you to do so. We strive to provide the best service and best quality products to our customers. Thank you for your business. best regards.

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Maria E
20 September 2017|
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Response from Lihiniya | Property representative |
Hello Maria, Thank you for contacting us. Please send us an email or a message through our website so that we can send you some suggestions and information in detail. Logistics is not a problem since we can meet your... More
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LittleInn O
8 October 2015|
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Response from Lahir | Property representative |
No we are in Galle Fort. It's city in the south of Sri Lanka. Please call us on +94912224530
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Alli4sure
17 March 2015|
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Thank you I will call once I arrive.
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