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Ephesus Handcrafts

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It took 2 months to the day to receive... a little nervous after reading reviews... but was able to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dedham, Massachusetts
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I am really pleased

This place is great. Food they shared with us was So delicious. This really is the highlight of my... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2016
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2 days ago
Mar 27, 2016
“Don't buy from them!”
"Nec Temere Nec Timide" (Neither rashly nor timidly) Ephesus Handcrafts school and carpet exchange point is a family establishment for generations. We are a locally operating craft learning school and a carpet exchange post.We work with the local...more
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Meryem Ana Yolu, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It took 2 months to the day to receive... a little nervous after reading reviews... but was able to email and get answers...

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mapoirier729
Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Bought a carpet from them in August 18, 2015, and still haven't received it! Arturo, has sent me a waybill which even he cannot trace! This place should be closed down! They haven't delivered the carpet nor will they refund money back! To make things...More

Date of experience: August 2015
5  Thank BansriT
Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

This place is great. Food they shared with us was So delicious. This really is the highlight of my tour in Turkey. I am really impressed by the way this gentleman doing his business. And of course the business he does. Great carpets great people....More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed December 30, 2015

I was on a tour with Road Scholar in Sept. 2015, with one stop being Ephesus Handcrafts in Turkey. There I purchased a beautiful carpet, which Arturo, the owner, delivered himself. He started out in New York, working his way to the west coast, where...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Silviaccrn
Reviewed December 17, 2015

We purchased a rug on the 27/9/15 and were promised delivery in 6-8 weeks. Numerous emails and calls have been unacknowledged. This leaves us wondering whether the carpet has actually been posted. We are getting really panicky as we are due to change place of...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Anusha H
Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Our tour guide brought us to this location under the premise it was a government funded program for abused and divorced women. It was my understand that they teach these women a trade and we could purchase their rugs. It was all a lie!! They...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank moncij07
jazzhearted, Owner at Ephesus Handcrafts, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2015

Dear Sir, thank you for your review. I am very sorry that you are disappointed and you are not happy with your purchase. You may be not knowing, but there is no such 'used rug" term. Because they are old rugs and handmade rugs are...More

Reviewed November 27, 2015

I first time in my life which is full of shopping experiences, I met someone like these people that are nice and honest and good hearted. I shortly have say here the carpets I purchased arrived safe and perfectly ok. I do not understand the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

It is nearly 12 weeks now since we paid £375 for our rug, which was promised to be delivered to our UK home address in 8-10 weeks. However, nothing has arrived yet. Despite numerous emails sent to the company, there has been no reply from...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank doodi_dealer
jazzhearted, Owner at Ephesus Handcrafts, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2015

Hello, I do not know who you are and where you live I have not seen a single e-mail from you in my inbox. Please identify yourself a bit more. So I could reach in to my reports and understand the situation. Not necessarily your...More

Reviewed October 19, 2015

We went to Ephesus Handcrafts on a tour. The pressure to buy is very high at this shop is very high. We ended up purchasing 2 rugs. You are required to put your initials on the backs of the rugs to ensure you receive the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 298dg
jazzhearted, Owner at Ephesus Handcrafts, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2015

Hello, I am so sorry to hear that inconvenience. This is not really what happens in family establishment. It is so weird that the guy was so late although he had an appointment with you at 6 o'clock and after this he just fedexed your...More

Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

it was nice to have met you all guys and thanks a lot for your time during our visit to see your beautiful rugs

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank IlkayC11
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