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“Unique shop with genuine Scottish gifts and products, a real gem!”
Review of Aquila

Aquila
Ranked #11 of 193 Shopping in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Aquila is a real exception compared to all those gifts stores that sell the same magnets, shot glasses and lighters that look the same in all countries. The visitor may find uniquely crafted gifts, from beautiful coasters with typical Edinburgh scenery to hand-made bags and jewelry. Myself and my partner liked the gifts we bought so much that decided to offer those lovely coasters as gifts for our wedding guests. Needless to say that the owner was really helpful and we had our delivery in no time. Highly recommended!

Thank nancy k
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Reviewed 2 April 2014

Wonderful choice of gifts, crafts and tasteful souvenirs all beautifully displayed in this gorgeous little boutique. Very friendly staff and no pressure. A real little gem just off the Royal Mile.

Thank LindaHolden
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Reviewed 1 April 2014

Just off the Royal Mile I came across a shop with tasteful and quality souvenirs. From unique coasters and place mats to signed prints of landscapes,with everything in between. Managed to do all my take home shopping in one place and at reasonable prices. Australia will be impressed.

1  Thank Sheila D
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Reviewed 29 March 2014

If you want to buy something different for a special present this is the place to go. Gorgeous jewellery,scarves,prints and cards. Not run of the mill. Not a bit of tartan in sight,just tasteful local crafts. Love it.

2  Thank Morag C
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Reviewed 25 March 2014

If you want to buy some really nice souvenirs in Edinburgh then this place is great. It sells work from local artists and crafts people and has a lot nicer things that your usual tourist shop. Tucked in a street just off the Royal Mile. It was a real find and I bought gifts for just about everyone from here.

3  Thank Monsoon74
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