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Shalimar Weaves

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The most amazing shop.

I travelled through kerala many years I never found anything like it . For assortment in colours... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
trevgerlind
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Wonderful place

Very charming polite gentleman is the owner.He has a great taste for Sufi music.I shopped beautiful... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2017
echowa
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Feb 23, 2018
“The most amazing shop.”
Nov 4, 2017
“Wonderful place ”
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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

I travelled through kerala many years I never found anything like it . For assortment in colours different sizes but most of all the excellent quality . A dream for all pashmina lovers. I highly recommend this shop you will never be disappointed .

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank trevgerlind
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Very charming polite gentleman is the owner.He has a great taste for Sufi music.I shopped beautiful jewellery from here.But the most memorable experience will be the warm hearty conversation with the owner about this humble and beautiful life and people's faith in it.Surely enlightening interactions.Best...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

I was so satisfied by my experience at Shalimar Weaves I went back a second time. Zahoor is a kind, patient man who will help you make a decision without any pressure. He even helped me with generic India queries.The store is competively priced and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank travelcream
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Superb quality, fixed prices, a must to shop 'hassle free'. Pashminas at around 100 USD, cheaper yet beautifule silk for less than 50 USD. Charming and knowledgeable owner

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

After being ripped off at the cliff, I went to Shalimar Weaves to buy a scarf. The owner is very nice and explained every different kind of material and quality. The prices are fixed and very reasonable for the quality you get. You cannot go...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Brandebourg7
Reviewed April 14, 2016

If you are in the market for gorgeous Kashmiri pashminas or unique, fine hand-crafted jewelry, do not miss this shop. But even if you aren't, I would recommend stopping by to have tea with the owner and operator, Zahoor John. I met Zahoor upon my...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank stairway2kevin
Reviewed February 2, 2016

This is a high quality shop selling much higher quality scarves and jewellery than anywhere else in Varkala. The owner leaves you alone and encourages you to look at everything you want. My friend bought a top quality pashmina which was pricier than she was...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank mjgzt
Reviewed January 13, 2016

The pashminas are of a far higher quality than on the cliff and beautifully laid out - the staff will take as much time as you need displaying the different wraps and the shop is clean and air-conditioned - definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank traveltottie1954
Reviewed December 21, 2015

We did a little bargaining for scarves at the shops by the beach to figure out what the price point for a pashmina is. But we don't enjoy haggling. We went to Shalimar Weaves based on Trip Advisor reviews and we were so happy! It...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Sarah W
Reviewed November 26, 2015

This shop is the best place to get your gifts to take home for your family. It is filled with fabrics and jewelry of superior quality at a fair price. The owner Zahoor is a unbelievable honest man who I have known for over 10...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank mikeweb2015
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