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Address: 34 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Phone Number: 021 422 28 28
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Beautiful hystorical store on vibrant Long Street. Incredible ambiance inside with a coffee bar. Manager is nice and kind and intersting. Many products made in Africa with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2016
CTandyou
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hystorical store on vibrant Long Street. Incredible ambiance inside with a coffee bar. Manager is nice and kind and intersting. Many products made in Africa with african style. My favourites are the Laloo jewels!

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Thank CTandyou
Berlin, Germany
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

It is a wonderful and inspiring store, the layout is amazing, the staff so helpful. If you are looking for Africa's best this is where you will find it, a must visit, for tourist and locals alike.

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Thank FionaBuhrer
Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Although I don't often visit Merchants on Long, when I do, I am instantly inspired by what I see. Merchants on Long is like a portal into London, New York and Kenya, all at once. The space is incredibly beautiful, all the clothing, jewelry and decor is curated, considered and totally aspirational, kind of like a living gallery or someone's... More 

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Thank Gisèle H
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Great service and a unique portfolio of high-end products. Something different to the usual Long Street retail experience.

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Thank Andre F
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

A wonderful oasis on busy, exciting and authentic Long Street. Merchants on Long has an array of products sure to delight and is definitely a spot to add on to anyone's list of shopping destinations in Cape Town.

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Thank EmmaGallo
Monaco
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Lovely,exceptional products;Bags made out of african materials for ladies of the world! great taste..

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1 Thank Helga P
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Fantastic place to find high quality and hand crafted African goods in what must be the most beautiful shop in Cape Town.

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Thank Anton R
Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The goods and service = WORLD CLASS. First for South Africa. The location is a must go destination (Long Street) and the restored building, Merchants, is a historical masterpiece with a touch of modern.

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1 Thank sjt0072015
Lusaka
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Merchants is a great building on Long street, filled with the best South Africa has to offer. Definitely worth a visit if you are looking to find a gift that you not going to find anywhere else!

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1 Thank Shaun D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Amazing little treasure chest of thoughtfully curated African wonders. I don't think you'll find a collection like this anywhere else in the world. Great just for a coffee too; very welcoming atmosphere!

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1 Thank Francesco C

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