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Scarab Village

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Address: N2 Highway, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 44 343 2455
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Interesting market to explore

The market has a variety of stalls selling different crafts, and can be quite similar to the Mosaic outdoors market. Both are located very close to the Wild Oats Farmers' market... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Alfred F
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The market has a variety of stalls selling different crafts, and can be quite similar to the Mosaic outdoors market. Both are located very close to the Wild Oats Farmers' market, and can be visited altogether on a Saturday morning.

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Thank Alfred F
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I hadn't been to Scarab for several years andw ere astounded by the size it is now! There are loads of original and one-of-a-kind items which you can get no-where else, as well as some "routine" craft "resellers". The original work particularly metal artwork was spectacular.

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Thank Andrew D
Parow, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best craft markets with a variety of goods at good prices in South Africa. Local musicians add to the atmosphere.

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Thank Lorraine M
Knysna, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an outing for the whole family on a Saturday morning - lots to do and fantastic food stalls. A large variety of craft stalls. Well worth a visit.

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Thank ColleenKnysna
Mozambique
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place for kids and adults to enjoy some time out. Local craft and hospitality. Relaxed walk through, everyone was friendly and lots of people with pets.

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Thank Peta B
New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While you're at the Wild Oats Market, be sure and stop in at Scarab Village. It's a lovely spot with a wide selection of local arts and crafts.

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Thank NewMexicoSilverqueen
Durban, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely way to spend a Saturday. The local talent is amazing. There is a large selection with three markets side by side.The Wild Oats Farmers market with mainly foodstuffs, amongst various other stalls. Then Mosaic market with more local products and goodies for sale. Scarab Market hosts more crafters wares and is very intteresting to walk around, seeing the local... More 

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Thank Rose K
Lisbon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of little stalls, craft beer tasting, eats and drinks. Well worth a trip. The Farmers market is just next to it, so plan to spend some time wandering around! Going back for some more!!

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Thank Lora V
Mossel Bay, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good Saturday morning experience for the entire family. There is the Wild Oats Farmers market next door which is also a nice place to visit, to buy or eat some yummy food. The Scarab market is good for crafts.

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Thank reginafug
Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

What a wonderful day! Fabulous craft beer, great food and interesting stalls. Don't miss the amazing, unique Bonga Bagz made from recycled materials, featuring beautiful photographs.

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Thank stefan92

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