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Aromas of Zanzibar

Gizenga street | House No 360, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 716 097 681
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Fun handmade products

Rizwan’s Aromas of Zanzibar is a great little store that uses local material to produce house hold... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Uzma A
Unique Shopping experience

Had a great shopping experience visiting Aromas of Zanzibar in August. Have known Rizu for a long... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alykhan W
London, Canada
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Aromas of Zanzibar is a forward thinking and progressive textile goods company featuring handmade products produced exclusively in Zanzibar. Our timeless products are lovingly crafted to complement and facilitate, as well as enhance, contemporary lifestyles.Custom made clothing,accessories, housewares,personal and travel bags from African material all locally hand crafted on premises with love.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hand made” (4 reviews)
“unique shop” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Gizenga street | House No 360, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 716 097 681
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rizwan’s Aromas of Zanzibar is a great little store that uses local material to produce house hold items like covers for sunglasses, bags for yoga mats, wallets, hats, shorts - all in patchwork. Great as gifts with utility or as a souvenir for self to...More

1  Thank Uzma A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great shopping experience visiting Aromas of Zanzibar in August. Have known Rizu for a long time. Always offers exceptional service to all his customers. I highly recommend visiting him. Aromas offers unique products made from local African Clothing and in good quality. From...More

1  Thank Alykhan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rizu is amazing person, I have known him since school time. He is always been a very kind and helpful person. He arranged for us the prison island tour and sandbank. Which was awesome. He is very creative and has many things in his shop...More

1  Thank hshafina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Aromas twice during my stay in Zanzibar. Rizwan's customer service is fantastic and it's the only place in the area where you're not pushed to enter or buy anything and you are free to browse the store alone but the owner is there...More

2  Thank Hannah D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is the best place to find that unique kitenge gift from laptop bags and sleeves, hair bands menu,wallets purses, key holders,ca you name it you will find it at aromas and the quality is simply excellent, with such amazing variety and creativity.a truly awesome...More

Thank lydear2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely a great place to shop. Whenever i go to Zanzibar i always stop by at the shop to buy my loved ones something that will remind them of the island and yes Me!!! keep up the good work Aromas of Zanzibar for helping the...More

1  Thank Fayyaz D
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this absolute gem while exploring the streets of Stone Town. Exceptionally different from the other trinkets on sale in the area, this shop sells incredible hand made products like guitar bags, clothes and backpacks from recycled material. Rizwan the owner is hugely...More

Thank Shane Q
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

A shop not to be missed when visiting stone town. Everything is made within the cultural and traditional materials into modern designs suiting every persons need from a child to a girl / boy to lady / man to a senior ending to a home,...More

Thank Zulekha D
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This place is filled with anything you can imagine made from kitenge - from baby hats to laptop bags, bow ties and kitenge covered books.... the owner is usually around and up for a chat, the sewers are right in the store doing their work....More

Thank lauraafreeka
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Aromas is a unique store in zanzibar! It has original handmade kitenge pieces that are made with orginality and high quality materials. In addition to the wonderful wallets, covers, and cases is a sensational and diverse collection of books. However what makes the experience of...More

1  Thank Shazia N
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