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Address: N2 Highway, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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One of the best arts and crafts markets

One of the best arts and crafts markets visited. fully functional on a Saturday. Some excellent original crafts on display and for purchase. Good craft beer and foods for sale... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Dario C
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Roodepoort
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Roodepoort
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14 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best arts and crafts markets visited. fully functional on a Saturday. Some excellent original crafts on display and for purchase. Good craft beer and foods for sale too. Live music and sit down areas.

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Thank Dario C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely popular.... but needs an uplift. Seems to attract the struggling marketeers (no offense intended)... am sure this market could as popular as any other along this route with some thinking out the box

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Thank Melanie C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice market with different original arty items to buy. The glass and wooden art were very well produced. The stall holders were welcoming and pleased to show all their wares. It turned out to be a wet Saturday morning but there is good cover under both the trees and the awnings. We drove from Knysna and it... More 

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Thank Billy B
Mookgophong, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great add on to a Saturday morning visit to the food market. Such huge variety of stalls with good quality products- awesome retail therapy country style 😊

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Thank happypanda71
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Lovely stalls - especially the scarf lady and the samosas. Make sure you visit Sedgefield Craft Brewery and the Coffee Shop

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Thank A_R_Scott_9
Newcastle, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Fabulous way to spend a Saturday morning looking at all the amazing things people are creating. Great food and atmosphere

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Thank rosesouthey
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

good shopping experience in open market where the whole town and community converges. beautiful interaction opportunity for viewing of wooden art and other artefacts

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Thank chamum2017
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We always make a point of visiting this Saturday market when in Sedgefield. Not much has changed in the past few years. Same 'ol same 'ol ! What has become worse is the traffic congestion getting into and out of the market. Cars park on either side of the highway and there are no traffic marshals in sight. Surely they... More 

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Thank Yolande C
George, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

An interesting array of goodies on offer and well worth the time spent exploring the little stores. Great fun and vibey atmosphere

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

There are 3 markets in very close walking proximity, such a lovely morning browsing through the locally produced crafts.

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