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Lembu Gallery & Studio

10 Harbour Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
+27 82 976 7302
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Quality local products

This shop offers a great selection of locally made, quality products, which will suit a range of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Celtic-Wanderer
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SCOTLAND
Zero respect for customers

Visiting Buyers Beware! I purchased what thought was a well-made statuette of a warthog. On... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
M G
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London, United Kingdom
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A gallery specializing in fine art and craft. Studio for resident artist Ed Bredenkamp who is well known for his dramatic "Red Elephants". Locally crafted ceramics, glassware and jewellery. A wide range of colourful hand printed African fabrics individually produced in an adjacent studio. Visit our studio where you can watch the fabrics being printed and custom order your own fabrics by choosing from our library of designs. Shipping available.
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“wall hangings” (12 reviews)
“african art” (7 reviews)
“quality gifts” (2 reviews)
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10 Harbour Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This shop offers a great selection of locally made, quality products, which will suit a range of budgets. Staff were friendly and informative, but.no pressure to buy! Would recommend a visit, or two!

Thank Celtic-Wanderer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Buyers Beware! I purchased what thought was a well-made statuette of a warthog. On returning the UK I noted that the piece (very carefully wrapped by the shop) was not the one I had picked out in the shop and included damage to its...More

Thank M G
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macbred, Owner at Lembu Gallery & Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello - I am aware that you have phoned the gallery twice and spoken to the ladies who work there. You told them you sent us an e-mail regarding the warthog - I have not received any mail from you and you did not leave...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some first class art in all sizes with a great selection of glassware, statues and other genuine art work

Thank John C
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

We made a bee line for Lembu upon our return to Hermanus. Quality and unusual gifts and souvenirs. Excellent service and packaging - everything got home in one piece!

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Lovely collection of good quality gifts to take home. Good variety and pleasant staff. We bought a pair of cheetah bronzes as a momento of our South Africa trip, very pleased with them.

Thank Helen G
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

This is a good place to visit if you like one-off, quirky decor pieces for your home. Apart from a huge variety of other items, they stock a stunning range of hand-printed fabrics, made up into wall hangings and cushions - these can be customised...More

Thank Jilldutoit
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a lovely shop in which to browse or buy... things for you're self or gifts... authentic articles of taste and quality covering the price range. The owner is helpful and know,edgeable and here is a relaxed feel to shopping there. Part of the...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

When you walk into this shop,it's an absolute treasure trove of beautiful gifts. You are spoilt for choice and cannot wait to see what is round the next corner . You are made most welcome by the staff and Ed the owner is nearly always...More

Thank Buncha13
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We always love returning to this excellent shop, usually just before returning home. We never leave empty handed. Wonderful selection of African souvenirs. Amazing tribal face masks from West Africa, etc, etc. Give yourself plenty of time for browsing.

Thank Tanner321
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

The owners makes this galery/shop so special . A colourfull display of carefully selected jewelry , handprinted table wear , pottery porceilan , glass and exquisite art to be found at reasonable prices . Friendly service makes this visit to one of the qaint shops...More

Thank Tertia B
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