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Fixed price shopping.

Is there any fixed price shopping in Ubud? It is our first trip to bali and we are limited to 10 days, so have decided to spend all of our time based in the Ubud area.I have found postings on fixed price shopping establishments in coastal areas, with advice fixed price shops are a good place to go to get an idea of fair price. If anyone could offer us,Hmmmm! I mean me( most precious partner is not really into the shopping deal for more than an hour or two),some inside info on fixed price Ubud, I would be grateful. Also,how do you tell fixed price shop from any other?

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1. Re: Fixed price shopping.

There are many many fixed price shops in Ubud. I would guess at 50% of them are fixed price.

How to tell?? You just ask the staff.!. They will be honest about it.

If its not fixed price, the answer is "you can bargain" or 'how much you want?' or something like that.

The long road up to Tegalallang has some great shops.

Happy shopping!

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2. Re: Fixed price shopping.

Thanks Kabirgirl. I guess what your saying is that there is no way of telling fixed price shop from any other and we shall have to take our chances and ask each time we enter shop. From all that I have read on this forum I think that we shall enjoy our holiday more from the experience of the people, the sights, sounds and tastes on offer rather, than the shopping experience.

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3. Re: Fixed price shopping.

if the shops offer fixed prices then the goods are labelled with a price tag. you won't have to even ask in most shops you will clearly see the tags or signs on the shelf etc. please note that even some 'fixed' price shops will still bargain. if you are not happy with the price just ask them.

if you want fixed price and are heading into kuta, legian seminyak area go to geneva Jl Raya No 100 kerobokan. you could do your shopping here in an hour or two which will suit your partner.

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