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Not as friendly as Legian

I'm not sure if the Art Markets have become more cramped with stallholders or if the area has... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Dan L
Bunbury, Australia
Pop in and have a look on your way to Kuta Market.

The Art Market is on J. Kartika Plaza down the road from the Kuta Market. There is a sign above and... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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The shopping scene in Kuta is wonderfully eclectic. The area's backpacker heritage is still apparent in the street shopping along Jalan Legian and in areas like Kuta Square and the Kuta Art Market, but as tourists have increased in affluence, so has...more
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

Same stuff being sold in all shops. Do bargain. Tourist trap unless you wanna get those beach pants or cheap shorts. Would skip it if under time constraint

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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Not really a Art Market. The inner lane is selling those imitation T-Shirts etc. I've you've been to Poppies, then the shops are identical. Be prepared to haggle as they are quoting you with unreasonably high price. They gets a little aggressive when you walk...More

Thank ClarenceTan
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I'm not sure if the Art Markets have become more cramped with stallholders or if the area has deteriorated but it doesn't seem to be the same friendly place as in former years. It is certainly more untidy with varied merchandise everywhere, the temple area...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The Art Market is on J. Kartika Plaza down the road from the Kuta Market. There is a sign above and it appears as an open type of shop. A place to spend some time looking around, nothing really special here.

Thank SoloOver50Traveler
Reviewed July 26, 2018

This market has stalls selling cheap souvenirs, T-shirts, bags and imitation products. Traditional Balinese art and craft are noticeably absent here now. Not worth a visit even if you are in the area.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

If you want seedy men offering you fake drugs and prostitutes then this is the place for you. Likewise if you want poor quality, fake, overpriced sports and surf branded clothing then come on down. All of the merchandise here can be found elsewhere in...More

2  Thank Stuart P
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

It’s not an art market. It’s a tourist trap with very pushy vendors selling fake branded singlets, tees, clothing, and so called “souvenirs” and the like. Stalls that sells the same things. Not worth the visit. Will not return nor recommend.

1  Thank d_kohs
Reviewed May 23, 2018

This place has changed a lot since my last visit to Bali 15 years ago. It was much better 15 years ago, with more batik(traditional hand-printed patterns on cloth) clothes stores along the streets, more authentic Balinese handicraft and hand-made souvenirs. Today, most of the...More

Thank Wei Bing L
Reviewed May 6, 2018

We visited kuta market with high expectations but were let down. Prices are steep sometimes as high as 3 times the price. One painting which kuta market will offer you at 300k IDR will be available in 100K IDR in Ubud or tanah lot. Also...More

2  Thank Samiran_india
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Certainly worth a visit to get your bartering done. Not a great range - basically after the first 5 shops you see the same thing again and again. There are some different items we found towards the back of the market, sort of off the...More

1  Thank Adrian N
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If you have a photo go to matahari supermarket, they print it onto canvas any size. I didn't get it framed, good quality vvery very cheap.