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Baraka Gifts and Decor

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Fantastic shop! Highly recommend.

Baraka Gifts and Decor is a fantastic little shop. i live in Cape Town and often pop down to pick... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic selection of gifts.

what a nice shop this is. The vibe is great, people so friendly and so much good products to pic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“cape quarter”(16 reviews)
Baraka Gifts and Decor will take you on an inspiring journey to a dreamworld filled with an eclectic mix of arts, crafts, jewellery, decor and much more! We also sell vintage and antique items because we believe retro design is still very relevant...more
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Shop 13A, Dixon Street, Cape Quarter | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 21 425 8883
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Baraka Gifts and Decor is a fantastic little shop. i live in Cape Town and often pop down to pick up unique decor items for my home (or a great gift for family and friends). Even visiting colleagues or friends whom I have recommended it...More

1  Thank mpofu31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

what a nice shop this is. The vibe is great, people so friendly and so much good products to pic. I buy lots of my presents here to take back home to spain. Bruce and Balti were very helpful and explained everything very kindly. Nice...More

1  Thank robertosabbatini69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This shop is awesome and have a wonderful selection of curated hand made goods. Bruce offered me great service by telling me about all the products . He also told me that I can get my 15 percent VAT back at airport. I bought most...More

1  Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed August 9, 2018

This shop is truly the best gift shop in cape town. As a resident from the city I love shopping there. They are genuine nice honest guys spreading goodwill where ever they go. A great selections of mostly handmade South African gift and decor items....More

Thank DirkseVan
Reviewed August 9, 2018

As a Cape Tonian i have always loved this store! They have been around for more than 10 years and always change and have cool handmade South African, African and other quirky gifts! They have now moved across the street from their old shop into...More

2  Thank Tempoboy
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

What a little gem of a shop full of lots of quirky and beautiful gifts. This shop is our kind of shop and we would highly recommend a visit. Lots of variety and locally made South African and Cape Town gifts. We came away with...More

2  Thank JoseN1050
Reviewed July 28, 2018

I love this shop for many years. Cool local stuff, handmade. Fun vintage stuff. Quirky things like penis shaped salt shakers and even singing bowls. Movie posters! Fair prices for locals. They also dj sick songs in the shop! :-) They got the vibe! Love...More

2  Thank simankeleCape
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a really wonderful store, full of top quality new and vintage handicrafts, art and gifts. Gavin and his partner who own the store are so friendly and welcoming. It was a real pleasure to meet them both! Perfect place to pick up gifts...More

2  Thank GlobeTrotting276623
Reviewed July 14, 2018

This nice shop is the perfect place to buy souvenirs from South Afrika. They have a very big variety and most is made in South Afrika and also a bit from rest of Afrika. Very beautiful shop full of atmosphere and unique stuff you don't...More

1  Thank frankdieterspoern
Reviewed July 14, 2018

I have been a fan of this shop since they opened 11 years ago. They have such a nice eclectic mix of local and African gift items. It is nice that it caters not only to tourists but also to locals, so the prices are...More

2  Thank fredericorichardsonf
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Lito O
September 17, 2016|
Response from Gavin T | Property representative |
yes Baraka is within walking distance.... basically between Greenmarket Square and the V&A Waterfront (15min walk either way). Price are fixed but are very reasonable as it is a shop where locals also buy. As a tourist you... More
bob k
February 16, 2015|
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Response from ghekolodge | Reviewed this property |
Their gift are unique and affordable. Really worth popping in there. You wont walk out empty handed.