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Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea)

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A Must Visit for Handcrafted Souvenirs

We always seek out unique shops with handcrafted goods and artwork when we visit a city. Artesania... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KTinSD
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San Diego, California
Charming Granada gift s

While staying at the Alhambra Palace Hotel, I visited this adjacent gift shop. There was a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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After years of experience working on taracea we are able now to manufacture pieces similar to the majestic furniture of the Alhambra. We decorate interior rooms with ornaments in the "mudejar"style, paneling, doors, furniture, etc., using techniques...more
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| Plaza Arquitecto García de Paredes s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We always seek out unique shops with handcrafted goods and artwork when we visit a city. Artesania Del Arbol is a MUST visit! Maria and her family have been crafting furniture and other pieces for generations in the original "taracea" style. The workmanship is amazing!...More

Thank KTinSD
mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon . Thank you very much. I am glad that everything has arrived perfectly,. I am also glad that you enjoy the table and the box. And thanks for making good criteria of Artesania del Arbol, a hug

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While staying at the Alhambra Palace Hotel, I visited this adjacent gift shop. There was a wonderful selection of high quality boxes and furniture inlaid with beautiful colors. Maria, the proprietor , also had beautiful pottery. . Alll items were of much better quality than...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Gerente at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

And thanks for making good criteria of Artesania del Arbol, a hug

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

María offers a wonderful selection of hand crafted tables, boxes and other memorabilia all made within the family. Right next to the Alhambra, every craft is made with the same patterns found in the famous historic sight She was very friendly, and offered a lot...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Propietario at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Quinn thank you very much for your comment, see you soon, a big hug

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Although all we planned to buy was a unique t-shirt commemorating our visit to the Alhambra, the wonderfully executed inlaid designs of wood tables and chest impressed us immensely, and tempted us beyond our ability to resist. The owner emphasized that it is her family...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

They make the most amazing intricately inlaid wooden pieces... i have bought a quite a few from Maria at her shop in Granada Spain 🇪🇸. The table I purchased is a treasured item in my house in San Diego CA. My sister has a Chess...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I was looking for two tables for my house. Then I saw a shop where they sell this types of things. They make all by hand. The saleswoman is very nice. I think you should go there to see all the things. Thank you so...More

Thank Robertfish01
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I was visiting Granada recently. I knew before going that Granada's pride on craftsmanship was based on "taracea", or the art of composing images through the juxtaposition of small geometrical pieces of different woods. It is famous around the world and usually based (at least...More

1  Thank CRISTINA A
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

After seeing so many shops around Granada selling boxes and woodwork with the fake plastic wrap... after visiting the Alhambra we took took a chance and wandered in to this incredible Aladdin’s cave of treasures! Real artisan crafted boxes, tables, chairs, shipping included. They said...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Manager at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018
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Erin Canterbury muchisimas gracias por su comentario

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

One of the best souvenir shops in Granada and their specialty is the Taracea furniture as seen in the Alhambra palace.

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mariquilladelarbol, Manager at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018
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Sra. Diane gracias por su comentario, un saludo.

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I found this shop by accident, and it's an absolute gem. Handcrafted, beautiful work- woodcraft, ceramics, shirts, small trinkets.. it has it all. Far better than the mass produced stuff you see everywhere in the city centre. The lady who works there and crafts the...More

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mariquilladelarbol, Owner at Artesania Del Arbol (Taracea), responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Mr. Thank you very much for all your comment and I look forward to your next visit, a hug. Maria.

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