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Plastic Flamingo

Across from Playa Azul | Carretera Tulum - Boca Paila Km 8, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 984 119 8949
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it was not there :(

Because of low season the caravan-like boutique was not there. There are other shops around to... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2014
Barbara A
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London, United Kingdom
Pop art in a spaceship!

We stayed right across this lovely shop and just looking at it every time we stepped out of the... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2014
n3gskc
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San Francisco, California
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Plastic Flamingo is a gallery/shop with a special interest in locally created art and hand made objects with a Mexican influence. Located on the beach road in a 1971 Airstream trailer retrofitted as a gallery space. Welcome to the spaceship of art!
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Oct 24, 2014
“it was not there :(”
Feb 26, 2014
“Pop art in a spaceship!”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Across from Playa Azul | Carretera Tulum - Boca Paila Km 8, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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+52 984 119 8949
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Reviewed October 24, 2014

Because of low season the caravan-like boutique was not there. There are other shops around to visit. They are really expensive though.More

2  Thank Barbara A
super16, Owner at Plastic Flamingo, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2014

Hi there. Sorry that you were unable to visit the store. We would have loved for you to see our art. As a result of government changes the immigration status of the business has been temporarily declined. Without immigration papers Plastic Flamingo can not re-open...More

Reviewed February 26, 2014

We stayed right across this lovely shop and just looking at it every time we stepped out of the hotel would make you smile. They have cool shirts and some incredibly handcrafted things that you wouldn't believe! A purse made out of carton, Frida paintings...More

3  Thank n3gskc
Reviewed February 17, 2014

Good place to buy something unique! My wife found an excelent brazilian style swimsuit, but unfuterently all this staff in one size and it was a little bit small :( Anyway this place is awesome!

2  Thank AndriiT
Reviewed January 20, 2014

These girls are SO cool (Karen and Emma), and fun and beautiful and talented and smart and I just love the vibe and what they are doing in that beach road side space craft thingy with all of their creative goodness

1  Thank BeachBooker
Reviewed January 13, 2014

This unique place has something for everyone. A great addition to the Tulum Beach shopping scene. DO NOT MISS OUT! in front of Playa Azul. Great selection of prints, painitings, t shirts, jewelry. Plastic flamigo is awesome!

3  Thank mimerscreamer
Reviewed January 3, 2014

I was on holiday here with my bf recently and I totally wondered into this shop by accident, but was immediately blown away by the cool local art here. Very Frida Kahlo style stuff. I bought a t-shirt and a painting and a couple of...More

4  Thank Winnie A
Reviewed November 23, 2013

this place has the coolest stuff - funky and chic at the same time. if you are looking for a unique gift for a loved one and don't want just another mexican handicraft this is your place. love my fun pink tank top with a...More

5  Thank C-in-Cville
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