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Baraka Gifts and Decor

Closed Now: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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The Best Gift Shop in Cape Town

This shop is truly the best gift shop in cape town. As a resident from the city I love shopping... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Cape Town, South Africa
a Cape Town institution!

As a Cape Tonian i have always loved this store! They have been around for more than 10 years and... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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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 9 August 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

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Reviewed 9 August 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

1  Thank Tempoboy
Reviewed 2 August 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

1  Thank JoseN1050
Reviewed 28 July 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 22 July 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

1  Thank GlobeTrotting276623
Reviewed 14 July 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

Thank frankdieterspoern
Reviewed 14 July 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

1  Thank fredericorichardsonf
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I read many good reviews so go to look. And it is very good! I buy many presents for wife and friends in lisboa. Very diffirent goods and price good also. Also good area with other shops and cafeteria. Very friendly workers.

3  Thank dariusflisboa
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Baraka Gifts has been my favourite store for many years. Great curating... fun, original, handmade, local, quirky, TREASURE TROVE. They have moved a few months ago to just across the road into a much bigger store in the Cape Quarter! Awesomeness! Don't miss the phallic...More

1  Thank danievantonder
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I dig the vibe at this shop. They just get it right in the way they curate it... mostly handmande South African gifts and decor item. Nice African touch which makes me feel proud. The whole vibe in this shop is good... sick tunes, friendly....More

4  Thank BongiDube
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Lito O
17 September 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
16 February 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.