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Shalimar Weaves

Akhil Beach Resort Beach Road | North Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
+91 94477 71504
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Best Indian shopping experience!

I was so satisfied by my experience at Shalimar Weaves I went back a second time. Zahoor is a kind... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
travelcream
via mobile
nicest and finest fixed price shawls

Superb quality, fixed prices, a must to shop 'hassle free'. Pashminas at around 100 USD, cheaper... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Pascale R
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Akhil Beach Resort Beach Road | North Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I was so satisfied by my experience at Shalimar Weaves I went back a second time. Zahoor is a kind, patient man who will help you make a decision without any pressure. He even helped me with generic India queries.The store is competively priced and...More

1  Thank travelcream
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Superb quality, fixed prices, a must to shop 'hassle free'. Pashminas at around 100 USD, cheaper yet beautifule silk for less than 50 USD. Charming and knowledgeable owner

Thank Pascale R
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

After being ripped off at the cliff, I went to Shalimar Weaves to buy a scarf. The owner is very nice and explained every different kind of material and quality. The prices are fixed and very reasonable for the quality you get. You cannot go...More

1  Thank Brandebourg7
Reviewed 14 April 2016

If you are in the market for gorgeous Kashmiri pashminas or unique, fine hand-crafted jewelry, do not miss this shop. But even if you aren't, I would recommend stopping by to have tea with the owner and operator, Zahoor John. I met Zahoor upon my...More

1  Thank stairway2kevin
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This is a high quality shop selling much higher quality scarves and jewellery than anywhere else in Varkala. The owner leaves you alone and encourages you to look at everything you want. My friend bought a top quality pashmina which was pricier than she was...More

1  Thank mjgzt
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The pashminas are of a far higher quality than on the cliff and beautifully laid out - the staff will take as much time as you need displaying the different wraps and the shop is clean and air-conditioned - definitely worth a visit

1  Thank traveltottie1954
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We did a little bargaining for scarves at the shops by the beach to figure out what the price point for a pashmina is. But we don't enjoy haggling. We went to Shalimar Weaves based on Trip Advisor reviews and we were so happy! It...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 26 November 2015

This shop is the best place to get your gifts to take home for your family. It is filled with fabrics and jewelry of superior quality at a fair price. The owner Zahoor is a unbelievable honest man who I have known for over 10...More

1  Thank mikeweb2015
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I can only echo what others say about Zahoor at Shalimar Weaves He had a good selection of great shawls at fair prices and is a lovely guy to deal with, none of the normal hard sell. You'll find him in front of Akhil beach...More

3  Thank BillQ001
Reviewed 16 February 2015

This is definitely the best place in Varkala to buy scarves: Not only does it offer a very nice selection of high quality scarves, the very nice and honest store owner leaves you all time and peace in the world to browse his store. Another...More

5  Thank Diana T
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