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Africa Joy

Open Now: 09:00 - 16:00
Open today: 09:00 - 16:00
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My favourite place to buy gifts

Africa Joy is one of my favourite spots in White River to browse around and look at the various... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
LarissaB2091
Best Place in town to find something a bit different!

Great local products! Always head here to buy a gift for someone who isn't from here. To make it... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Charlotte S
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15 May 2018
“My favourite place to buy gifts”
13 Jun 2017
“Best Place in town to find something a bit different!”
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R40 | Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre, White River 1240, South Africa
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Africa Joy is one of my favourite spots in White River to browse around and look at the various gifts, jewellery, homeware and more on offer. The friendly and helpful staff always greet me warmly and they make a point of recognising and remembering returning...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great local products! Always head here to buy a gift for someone who isn't from here. To make it even better, the owner and her staff are really great and helpful.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful handcrafts that support local artists. Very unique and creative things. Very friendly owner with a passion for Africa.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ClaireB5414
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Africa Joy offers a fantastic array of handmade local items.. I loved the wooden leaf-shaped platters and so much more!

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

Africa Joy is a must for all visitors and locals alike. Gifts, novelties and decor items are unique and well chosen. We had such fun browsing through all the beautiful items available. Marlize, the owner, explained that everything is sourced from african artists and creative...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Joani131
Reviewed 16 April 2016

really nice made store with unique pieces for a good budget.we would come always back.you have to open a store in ballito,please.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Zulubaby
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Africa Joy is a special place to shop for unusual souvenirs and gifts. The bags and ethnic jewellery are especially beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Maggie H
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Lovely open and spacious shop with a wonderful collection of locally made craft work. Beaded birds and animals, scarves, jewellery, felt art, mobiles, books, local wire art, even a chair and table as well as wall decorations. Friendly efficient and very helpful staff.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Edwin H
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Africa Joy is the shop you go to, to find something unique and different. They have a variety of excellent quality, locally manufactured products which enhances any home or tourist gift to take back

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Maddie S
MM_in_Africajoy, Owner at Africa Joy, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2015

Thank you Maddie for your positive comments. WE are delighted that yu enjoy the shop as much as we enjoy the great things produced in RSA.

Reviewed 6 October 2015

After reading all the positive reviews on Tripadvisor my husband and I just had to pay Africa Joy at the Casterbridge Centre a visit during our recent stay in White River. Africa Joy is not just merely a beautiful boutique gift shop. Africa Joy supports...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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MM_in_Africajoy, Owner at Africa Joy, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our shop. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience. We are rather tucked away and not easy to find so your enthusiasm is much appreciated. Hopefully we will see you again. Marlize Dudu...More

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