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Ole Curiosidades

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FINALLY! A perfect Panama!

Having spent several years in search of a quality,reasonably priced Panama hat... This is it,The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hiram, Georgia
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So much fun to have my hat customized. It was crowded but they give me a good service. I also loved... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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105 Fortaleza St, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having spent several years in search of a quality,reasonably priced Panama hat... This is it,The REAL deal! Christian took the time to help me choose the perfect hat,explained everything in great detail and, stretched and fitted me with expertise. This is an experience that I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chowyunfood
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

So much fun to have my hat customized. It was crowded but they give me a good service. I also loved the hand made christmas ornaments. There is art in every wall and they have some antiques.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anik08
Reviewed November 6, 2018

After leaving El Gapon hat shop disappointed i went a block around the corner and found this HAT shop. By the name you wouldn't know it as a hat shop but that was there main focus. The address is 105 Fortaleza. The service was exceptional....More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank pldworld
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

I needed a hat after my first day in Puerto Rico and burned my face badly. I immediately went to Trip Advisor and saw that Ole Curiosidados was the place to go and I was not disappointed! I have a larger noggin’ and the owner...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michelle P
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Knowledgeable staff with answers for all your questions. Fine hats in price ranges from under $100 and up, but not the place for the $15 straw hat in the hotel gift shop. They'll explain the differences in styles and pricing, and provide for a good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SkyeBlueWaters
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Last year my sisters and I went to PR and while walking on the beautiful streets of Old San Juan, we stumble on this little shop. They have all kind of goodies such as shoes, hats and other souvenirs...my sister bought a white Panama style...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sandyang
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Great experience in this store owners are friendly and helpful in every way they can is a must in old San Juan from the perfect hat for every member of the family to unique gifts , I have to visit every time we go back...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Carolinalavin
Reviewed May 28, 2018

This is such a wonderful hat shop. They owners were so friendly and helpful. My husband ended up purchasing a hat and he is so impressed with the quality. The owners helped him pick out the perfect shape and style for him and then assisted...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in while strolling in old San Juan and my husband had been wanting a hat... ideal stop for us. The owner and staff were very informative, friendly, and emphasized their desire to ensure my husband was pleased with the purchase and had information on...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank 323AngelaR
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Fun way to experience the Puerto Rican culture and not have to spend an arm and a leg. I mean you can spend an arm and a leg but you don't have to when choosing the perfect adornment for your head. My husband purchased a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Lynn S
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Chris L
July 24, 2018|
Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
It shows that it is about 6 mins away. Here are the directions: Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel 100 Calle Brumbaugh, San Juan, 00901, Puerto Rico Head southeast on Calle Brumbaugh toward Calle Marina/PR-1 13 s (35 m... More