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Litlle gem and something different on Lesbos!

We saw a sign towards the Olive wood/crafts shop when we visited the Thermal bath in Eftalou. After... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2017
Sjaak68
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Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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Lovely people in a wonderful location...

Definitely worth finding. Philippa and Eric are living the dream at their olivewood workshops in... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2014
Ann S
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Llanfrothen, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Ellenis workshop. Olive wood crafts. Our workshop, home and small store are located in a tranquil olive grove just outside the town of Molyvos in a place called Eftalou. Call in and visit, enjoy the garden, have a cuppa, watch the artist...more
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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

We saw a sign towards the Olive wood/crafts shop when we visited the Thermal bath in Eftalou. After a bit of walking (from the main road) we found Eric and Philippa's craft shop. Eric and Philippa are a British couple who moved about 20 years...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

This secret gem must be strongly promoted as the house deserves it.Very good venue to relax with fine music while still making some shopping.Nice hand crafted olive oil wood giftware products.You will like this gift store very much.

1  Thank junior1907
Reviewed October 6, 2014

Definitely worth finding. Philippa and Eric are living the dream at their olivewood workshops in Eftalou surrounded by tranquility, beautifully crafted items and rescue cats. We fell in love with the fiesty, as yet, un-named abandoned kitten they were feeding round the clock but, in...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2014

What a wonderful people. You feel yourself very welcome. You can relax with a cup of tea in the shadow. On Sunday you can listen to the very good music of Elleni in their garden near the shop of Eric and Philippa. They have a...More

2  Thank HeidivB
Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our relaxing visit with Eric, Philippa and daughter Elleni in their lovely home ( in the shade) which also serves as an olive wood workshop, atelier, boutique located near both the thermal springs and the very good Eftalou tavern . We purchased...More

2  Thank Typam
Reviewed May 7, 2014

Philippa, Eric, and Elleni are awesome! The house and garden are serene. The art is absolutely fabulous and very well priced, and the people are the most welcoming ever. Philippa brewed us fresh mint tea from their garden and we chatted for over an hour....More

1  Thank taraabrol
Reviewed November 22, 2013

Philippa and Eric are so friendly and welcoming and you can enjoy a tea while browsing in their lovely shop in the garden. Beautiful handmade olive crafts - we particularly liked the chunky salad servers!

3  Thank Trish H
Reviewed July 30, 2013

For a unique experience you can't beat the trip out to Eftalou to meet Phillipa, Eric and Elleni. There are fabulous hand crafted objects and if (like me!) you choose a large piece they can even arrange to have it delivered to you at home....More

3  Thank Elaine P
Reviewed July 27, 2013

We spent here two lovely hours with Eric and his wife and bougth fantastic olive wood jewelry with silver. The owners are awesome and so is the location. The goods sold here are authentic and very very nice. This was one of the best visits...More

1  Thank H0nzaOlomouc
Reviewed July 6, 2013

My boyfriend and I have been here a few times in the two weeks we were at Lesvos. I've done two workshops (view the pics!) and both were great! I've made my own disign out of olive wood and I've learned a lot about how...More

1  Thank jantien r
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