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Mayaba Store

Dedalou 20, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
+30 281 028 7241
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Great store

Friendly owners who feature unique, artisan made gifts and items for a variety of occasions. We... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2017
Mathew O
via mobile
Cool store!

There was so much to look at! Very fun and interesting items to choose from. Found several trinkets... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2017
Shaunn C
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Mayaba Store, a vibrant place full of wonders!Unusual art presents, compasses, signs, trumpets, furniture, boxes, colorful lamps, antiques and an endless number of things throughout nature from all over the world. For you and your friends back to your country. Mayaba store is a great break option during your tour in the city, since it’s located in the most commercial street of the city center, close to Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Enjoy your trip!
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Dedalou 20, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Friendly owners who feature unique, artisan made gifts and items for a variety of occasions. We bought souvenirs, something for our child's room, and a few other items. Highly recommend going here!

Thank Mathew O
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

There was so much to look at! Very fun and interesting items to choose from. Found several trinkets for friends and family.

Thank Shaunn C
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We found the Mayaba Store as we explored the surprisingly GREAT outdoor shopping area that started just a block away from the Archaeological Museum. AND ... SO GLAD that we found this shopping area - a really nice mix of high end, mid range, boutiques...More

Thank brianwickens407
Reviewed July 20, 2015

I definitely recommend this store. You can find here huge collection of items the most of them are handmade and unique. They also have beautiful skirts and dress. The shop owner is very helpful and friendly. The best store in Heraklion.

4  Thank mariabr212
Reviewed June 16, 2015

We had in mind to visit this store after reading the high rating reviews in Trip Advisor. The store is very easy to find in the pedestrian area of old Heraklion. The store surpassed by far our expectations; it exposes a huge collection of beautiful...More

4  Thank Issa N
Reviewed June 9, 2014

saw the store....umpteen number of souvenir gifts but they are from across different countries and I bet there is nothing that you have not seen in any of your local gift shops in your own country. So in my opinion you can easily give it...More

1  Thank Ashwinimillns
philipgavrilakis, Owner at Mayaba Store, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2014

Dear Ashwinimillns, Thanks for your review. Both positive and negative review are very welcome and nice to have. Our goal, is to gather small or large objects from all over the world and offer them to our visitors with the best way. Mayaba Store, is...More

Reviewed May 19, 2014

We visited Mayaba store after reading positive reviews in Tripadvisor. During our holidays in Crete it become obvious, that ladmark of souvenirs in all outlets of island is generally similar and quite boring (same plastic souvenirs, olive oil, etc etc). Mayaba fulfilled and exceeded our...More

5  Thank Danielius K
philipgavrilakis, Owner at Mayaba Store, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2014

Dear Danielius, Thank you for your positive review.Our aim, is to constantly look for new items at the ordinary or not sources and share them with our visitors. Hope to see you again. Kind Regards,

Reviewed January 15, 2014

On a very hot day in September 2013, we wandered into this haven for a break from the sun, and found such lovely pieces, we couldn't leave without buying something. The piece we chose was much too large ,and we were worried that we might...More

3  Thank gillian a
Reviewed September 5, 2013

My friend and I were shopping in Heraklion and she found a miniature icon for her father. The shop owner was able to tell us a little bit about it and was very friendly but put no pressure on us to purchase, which we liked....More

2  Thank DreaMarie2885
philipgavrilakis, Owner at Mayaba Store, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2013

Thank you very Marie for your great words. We hope that you and your friend had a great vacation time on our island. It's our pleasure to see you again soon. Have a wonderful Autumn. Mayaba Store

Reviewed August 19, 2013

I was staying at the Lambi Hotel in Amoudara with my wife from 11th to 18th of August. As there is precious little to do there we took a couple of bus journeys during the week to visit Heraklion. The city is a lively bustling...More

1  Thank Steve A
philipgavrilakis, Owner at Mayaba Store, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2013

Thank you very much Steve A. for your wonderful and descriptive review!! It seems that you had a joyful time on our island. It's our pleasure to see you again on our island. Have a wonderful rest of summer, wherever you are. Mayaba Store

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