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E.W. Balasuriya

Open Now: 08:30 - 17:30
Open today: 08:30 - 17:30
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Great Customer Service and Genuinely good advice

We will staying at the nearby Hotel Thilanka and our guide suggested a visit would be worthwhile... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Neshar A
It was a very pleasurable shopping experience

We enjoyed the visit to E. W. Balasuriya Jewellers and how they display the gem industry of Sri... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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The E.W Balasuriya store is a destination in itself. Set in the picturesque hill capital of Kandy, the store takes you on a sublime journey, where you will learn everything you need to know about gems and jewellery. Having been in the business for...more
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7/2 Sangamiththa Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 234369
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We will staying at the nearby Hotel Thilanka and our guide suggested a visit would be worthwhile and interesting. The staff were lovely and helpful. Made you feel very special. Everyone wanted to help and they couldn't do enough. The museum tour was quirky and...More

1  Thank Neshar A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the visit to E. W. Balasuriya Jewellers and how they display the gem industry of Sri Lanka. Overall it was a wonderful experience. You must visit this place if you are anywhere around Kandy. There's a lot to learn about gems (crystal formation,...More

1  Thank Bandula
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

An unforgettable experience. The entire process from mine to market well explained by a very informative process. Beautiful Sri Lankan gem stones and handmade jewelry. A very reliable family business. I met Mr. Balasuriya who was a very nice person to talk to and helped...More

1  Thank Dinuka W
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Before we came to Sri Lanka, we were going through our list of shopping we wanted to do which included possibly buying some unique Sri Lankan gems. After doing some research, we eventually found EW Balasuriya Jewellers in Kandy. I am really pleased to say...More

2  Thank rkmMelbourne
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

A gem of a world! Beautiful must-see place. Should be on anyone's visit to picturesque Kandy. Handmade jewelry with natural gemstones at very good prices. Exclusive look and feel but very well priced, you do get value for money.

2  Thank Prathap J
Reviewed 13 September 2018

On the recommendation of a friend I visited E.W. Balasuriya Jewellers in Kandy, Sri Lanka recently and I am happy to tell everybody that I learnt a lot about gems and jewelry. I learnt how the gems are mined in Sri Lanka and how they were formed...More

2  Thank Getaway645960
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

I took a large group of friends to see E W Balasuriya jewellers - rather than being just a conventional jeweller it also provides an educational tour of the process of gem mining in Sri Lanka for free. They have a beautiful show case of...More

3  Thank Christina P
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I could not have been more pleased with my experience with E.W. Balasuriya’s team! As we walked into the building we were immediately greeted by very lovely, friendly and welcoming staff. My parents and I were guided through the museum explaining the interesting process of...More

4  Thank Riddhi D
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Beautiful jewellery with excellent service and great choices to suit all tastes and budgets. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I am Supun, my guest Mary Anne who is from originally Hong Kong and working in Dubai. she visited Sri Lanka last January 2018. I recommended Balasuriya Jewellers, Kandy. I and my guest visited their on 11th January 2018 and There staff very kind &...More

1  Thank Supun D
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