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Ole Curiosidades

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Address: 105 Fortaleza St, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: +1 787-724-2445
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10:30 - 18:30
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Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 18:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 18:30

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Stop and get your Genuine Handmade Panama Hat

Very cool store. Very friendly and helpful staff. Ask them about the process of making the hats and the different styles and you will be amazed. Cool miscellaneous knick knack... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
BillyC989
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Bay City, Michigan
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Bay City, Michigan
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very cool store. Very friendly and helpful staff. Ask them about the process of making the hats and the different styles and you will be amazed. Cool miscellaneous knick knack antiques in the back. We were also fortunate to meet their future guard dog, a 3 month old pug puppy. A delightful stop.

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Thank BillyC989
Elk Grove Village, Illinois
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188 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow...this place is so neat! All hand made Panama hats. Different styles, fits, looks....it's great! If you are a hat person, you have to come here. They also sell handmade espadrilles for only $15 or 2/$28...which is what I bought. The hats are expensive, but high quality and look amazing!

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Thank Kapanda
Wilmington, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I and her brother Michael and sister-in-law Barbara did a lot of sightseeing and shopping while touring Old San Juan. It was our third visit to Old San Juan and their first. There are so many shops, museums, attractions, restaurants and bars that you can never see it all in just one or two visits. The Ole... More 

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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36 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a hat this is the place! Ole have fantastic Panama hats, with a lot of styles, colors and designs. The best thing is that they customize the bar just for you with personalized attention by the owner and his family. The store have a beautifull antique store in the back where you can find treasures and spend... More 

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Like most everyone I slip into the store to check out prices of the famed Panama Hats. The ladies were very helpful and I was about to go when I saw the back of the store. I asked if customers were allowed back there and they said of course. Being a props master by trade I went nuts. There were... More 

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Chesterton, Indiana
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Basic Panama hats are priced around $65 - $70 each. They are custom fit by the helpful hatters, and you even get to choose your own ribbon, which is attached on site! We hurriedly arrived 10 minutes before Ole closed, and were able to purchase our 2 hats. I love my Panama hat so much! Definitely recommend!

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West Hartford, CT
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

It you are interested in an authentic Panama hat this is the place to go. You will meet very nice merchants here. They will help you pick out the shape and color hat for you to get. The gentleman that owns the shop will spend time with you helping you to select the right hatband. Then after he puts in... More 

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New York City, New York
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175 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Very small store that sells amazing hats. I wanted to get a hat so we came here. They have a good selection of beautiful hats. Best part is they help you decide which to buy and give you the correct size. The gentleman who helped me was very friendly. I am really happy with the hat I bought!

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Thank ManhattanTraveler28
Savannah, Georgia
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134 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This is a real gem in San Juan. The staff are helpful in getting you the best Panama hat, but there's tons of chill stuff in this shop that begs for a moment of your time - old photos, coins, keys - very neat. They shipped my hat and it came quick and looked great. Love.

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Thank R M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I walked right in, looking around and Guillermo came to my aid. He went through step by step to help make my own hat. It was fun watching him size it and put the ribbon on that I picked. Definitely go here if you want a unique and timeless souvenir that you get to wear!

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