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local crafts

i was there in galle fort. just to see the old city. fort is amassing . visited shoba, as i saw on... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Anusha L
UNPLANNED STAY OVER

We had booked in at a a small resort in Mirissa, but when we visited the place we were not happy at... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Helen540
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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25 Sep 2018
“local crafts”
27 Apr 2017
“UNPLANNED STAY OVER”
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67 Pedlar Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

i was there in galle fort. just to see the old city. fort is amassing . visited shoba, as i saw on many reviews that the place is nicely renovated . yes it was as i visited the place 15 years back. small shop with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anusha L
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We had booked in at a a small resort in Mirissa, but when we visited the place we were not happy at all looking at the accomodation and its surroundings. We then decided to get back to Galle and spend the day as we were...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Helen540
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Have been coming here over the years and it never disappoints, has the best handmade products made by locals in the community, this shop is run by two sisters who support locals by giving them a fair price for their handcrafts, they also make crafts...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Karla L
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is the perfect place to buy handmade gifts or a little something for yourself. You can support the local people who make the items while getting cute souvenirs at a good price. I bought a lovely silk pillow case here that I love.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank WendiJ287
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We dropped into this shop during a brief stop at Galle fort The shop stocks a wide variety of handicraft made by local women. This organisation provides the facilities, a trading and marketing base and empowers local artisans to earn an income. You are bound...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Withaas
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Cute place inside Galle Fort. . Good value at around $US50/night though there r cheaper rooms around. Great breakfast. Helpful staff. Room was very hot in lift area even with fans on ... 30 deg C at night. Very convenient to sites and walk to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank lily5555
Reviewed 17 April 2016

A true working studio upstairs with reasonable priced gifts to buy downstairs. To support women with small businesses and to help underprivileged children.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank LindaAnn2015
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Really sweet little shop with some great stock we didn't see elsewhere on our travels - the felt elephant bags etc are great and we bought a load. Lovely owner and a place we recommend you check out.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Jet Set J
Reviewed 29 December 2015

The shop sells beautiful hand-made crafts made by local women and ensures them a fair price for their work. I’ve bought souvenirs here for family and friends. And the small bag on the photo, I kept for myself. Staff was also very friendy and helpful.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Globetrotter045
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