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Jewel Africa

Open Now: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Hours Today: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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170 Buitengracht Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed June 21, 2019

Very friendly staff, quick and easy assistance and I love the coffee Sir Richard always give a wonderful informing diamond tour.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank IghsaanS
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

The showroom has a lot to offer: interesting classes, coffee bar to relax, lots of knowledge about the diamond industry and lots of wonderful products.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Brendan C
Reviewed May 21, 2019

i would highly recommend visiting here if you are looking for jewels. I also took the diamond tour which was very informative. The staff were so helpful too.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank chalkleyy
Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

If you are looking for great service, warm hospitality and a trustworthy place to buy, repair, clean or just enjoy the jewellery this is the place to go in South Africa! This was our second visit, we are based in Singapore and will only buy...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MarcR2887
Reviewed March 20, 2019

A calm, beautiful (inside) oasis amongst the stops of the City Tour, this is absolutely one to HOP OFF for. Chiefly, Richard gives you the story on how diamonds are/were cut with such experience, skill and love of the subject, you will not want to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MPowell01
Reviewed March 8, 2019

if you are serious about buying some form of jewellery dont bother with walking for hours around the shops at the W & A waterfront as we did .Go straight to Jewel Africa, we got a taxi but they do have a courtesy car which...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank andrewwebb2505
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Surprisingly low-key facade, hides a fascinating diamond experience. Lots of wonderful jewellery for sale and the highlight was an informative talk by Richard (ex diamond cutter) giving us the lowdown on how diamonds are mined, cut and prepared for sale. Fascinating stuff!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank simontrevor58
Reviewed February 26, 2019

Had fun learning about where diamonds come from, pleasant staff and interesting talk. Nice animal skins and artworks around the building too

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JordanCubic
Reviewed February 17, 2019

My wife and I first visited Jewel Africa on the recommendation of a local, who was advising a couple on our group trip on the best place to source an engagement ring. When we visited in 2010, we met a relatively new employee named Maria,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

We were very impressed by the presentation on how diamonds are cut. It was very informative and explained wonderfully that we could understand and the teenagers could have their questions answered.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank amreiwolff
Mattwatson07, Front Office Manager at Jewel Africa, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thank you for your positive review. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed learning about diamonds and found the staff informative and accessible. Hopefully we get to see you again soon. Regards, the Jewel Africa team.

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