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Nice and lovely crafts with ostrich shells

It is a community project, you will find lovely luxurious souvenirs ( bowls, candles, leather... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Cayenne, French Guiana
via mobile
Great Quality Upscale Merchandise

AVOOVA is a purveyor of handcrafted ostrich eggshell gifts and accessories located on Shortmarket... read more

Reviewed 29 February 2016
Craig B
Avon, CT
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28 Oct 2018
“Nice and lovely crafts with ostrich shells”
9 Mar 2017
“Unique souvenirs from South Africa”
The AVOOVA flagship store is located on the bustling Bree Street in the Centre of Cape Town - surrounded by popular shops, bars and dining experiences. AVOOVA designs and creates exquisitely handcrafted decor, jewellery and object's d'arts made out...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
97 Bree Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 1620
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

It is a community project, you will find lovely luxurious souvenirs ( bowls, candles, leather) , all made in the Karoo desert. I found some nice jewelry made with Robben Island fences, a very unique piece. Very helpful seller.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank isayade
Reviewed 10 March 2017

While walking down Bree Street, Cape Town, South Africa I walked pass the AVOOVA’s store and had to take a closer look at their products. The sales representative explained how each of these pieces is individually handcrafted and covered with ostrich eggshell. Their products range...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank DBMadventures
Reviewed 29 February 2016

AVOOVA is a purveyor of handcrafted ostrich eggshell gifts and accessories located on Shortmarket and Bree, a block from Long. We bought an aluminum Nambe type bowl decorated with ostrich eggshell pieces. It is all fine quality stuff. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Craig B
Reviewed 14 November 2015

if you want areal good souvenir try it here. Beautifull items handcrafted are on display either for everyday use or to have as an art thing on your mantle piece on display.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank chantal_de_meeus
Reviewed 23 February 2015

This is NOT a tourist trap. This is a one of a kind studio that carries absolutely beautiful and unique items of ostrich shell set in a variety of mediums. We have taken our visitors here for years because they will not see anything quite...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank nancywim
AVOOVA, General Manager at AVOOVA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2015

Just want to thank you for your review. Such unsolicited comments are very useful, not just to other users of TripAdvisor, but also to the management and staff of Avoova who need objective input to know whether we are offering the right service and products...More

Reviewed 5 June 2014

AVOOVA is situated in the heart of Cape Town and is well worth a visit! The products are absolutely beautiful with each piece being covered in ostrich eggshell. Items are lightweight and are the perfect gift for travellers to take home to family & friends!...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank Katelighton
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