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Address: Lazaro Cardenas S/N Edificio Posada Local 6-A, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Phone Number: 52-114-3-02-55
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Description: This glass factory uses recycled glass to make beautiful vases and other...
This glass factory uses recycled glass to make beautiful vases and other items.
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We had a great time here!

We took a tour of the glass factory, watched as their artists created new pieces, and then shopped in their clean and reasonably priced little boutique. We really had a great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Naydeen S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We took a tour of the glass factory, watched as their artists created new pieces, and then shopped in their clean and reasonably priced little boutique. We really had a great time talking to the staff and exploring in detail the process used for their art. I was a bit (pleasantly) surprised by how welcome we were made to feel... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We went to this location as part of our day tour - not sure we got everything we paid for. But all of that aside, we did watch a very nice demonstration of how they turn recycled glass bottles into beauiful pieces of art. I only wish we would have had more room to bring a variety of things home.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We were on a ship's tour during our day in port. Loved this stop, as we were able to see the artists making glass creations out of super hot glass, just fascinating! Bought a few things to bring home, really enjoyed this stop.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Beautiful and unique glass creations using recycled glass!! Sandos Finisterra Resort is where we stayed and the Agave restaurant uses the drinking glasses created here! The glass bloweres allowed audeience participation! They were very accomodating. The factory floors and walls are decorated with their creations! You can also purchase vases, ornaments , pitchers, plates, etc and very reasonably priced!! Worth... More 

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Woodridge, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The experience was fantastic. The workers were very entertaining. They let the audience participate. The facility was beautiful with all the glass windows & the back room is amazing. I bought lots of things to take home-turtles, whales. Just beautiful art & talented people. Amazing how fast they are!

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Arlington Heights IL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

The glass factory was one of the first business to be established in Cabo. It is still an important contributor to the local economy and supplies much of the glass used in the resorts - both functional and decorative. The shop has an amazing stock of sturdy glassware as well an beautiful vases, bowls, and figurines. Ship the tourist schlock... More 

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Selkirk, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Our tour of Cabos San Lucas included a trip to the Glass Blowing factory. They use recycled glass - family business, We had front row seat and were shown step by step how they make a lovely glass fish. This would be great if you had kids with you. It is a simple factory but what they make is wonderful.... More 

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Bellevue, Nebraska, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I found The Glass Factory while looking for new things to do with my girls (10 and 12yrs). We come down every year and had never been to The Glass Factory. Needless to say, it was fascinating! The craftsmanship and art that goes into the work is astounding. It's so much fun to watch. We went around noon and had... More 

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Parker, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My hotel told me to go here on a rainy day in Cabo and it was perfect! I walked from town, but it's a distance. Off the road out of town towards Todos Santos, turn at the hospital and continue....can't miss it. The building, itself, is beautiful. They sustained damage during the hurricane, but they've added a lot back since.... More 

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Martinsville, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Nice to see local artisans at work, but if you've ever seen glass blowing you probably won't be surprised. Lots to choose from in the gift shop and pretty high prices for Mexico. Good visit since we had plenty of time and much of the rest of Cabo is still reeling from Hurricane Odile.

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