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La Zapoteca

| Cerca de la playa principal, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
+52 755 544 6308
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Amazing Customer Service

This is truly remarkable. We met Rodrigo at La Zapoteca when we asked for help finding yarn to... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
jazzlover44
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Kirkland, Washington
La Zapoteca

Your map from LA Zapoteca is WRONG.Since 1982 we have been in Zihuatanejo, Guerrero. Paseo del... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2016
Rodrigo R
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Zihuatanejo
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This shop in Zihuatanejo features Mexican crafts, textiles and clothing.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
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“rugs” (5 reviews)
“oaxaca” (2 reviews)
“weavers” (2 reviews)
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| Cerca de la playa principal, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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+52 755 544 6308
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is truly remarkable. We met Rodrigo at La Zapoteca when we asked for help finding yarn to repair a prized rug we had bought in Oaxaca many years ago. He and Imo spent almost an hour digging through their yarn stash and sent us...More

Thank jazzlover44
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Your map from LA Zapoteca is WRONG.Since 1982 we have been in Zihuatanejo, Guerrero. Paseo del Pescador #9 PLEASE be so kind to corrrect it! Thank You very much, Rodrigo, Ino and Natalia

Thank Rodrigo R
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Quality shopping!! Local original art and from all over Mexico. Really nice store. Taxi drivers won't tell you because the store doesn't pay them to do so. But believe me it took 10 days and found it accidentally. A must!!!!

2  Thank Shannonsassy
Reviewed 14 March 2016

My sister and I bought hand-woven rugs of a traditional design and one of a design created by one of the weavers we met, Martín Hipolito Cruz. We had stopped here early during our stay and looked through a lot of the designs and choices...More

5  Thank Brenda A
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Martin has been weaving since he was 10-years-old and when you visit his shop on Juan Alvarez, 1 block off of Playa Principal, you will see him weaving on an old loom, one his grandfather made. He speaks perfect english and will comfortably converse as...More

4  Thank emmaeileen57
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Martin is a rare talent. He does it all! He knows how to talk to people. Shoots straight! His grand mother/father's loom is in his store where he makes rugs and sells them. This is the real deal!!! Check out his spinning wheel. Uses a...More

9  Thank RobertaYRoberto
Reviewed 2 July 2008

My husband and I got married in beautiful Zihuatenejo about a year ago and brought back a wonderful rug from this shop. The day before we left Zihua we spent the afternoon walking around what I think is the downtown area and came upon this...More

14  Thank SibbyGirl
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This your question? I think you meant to ask the store not me.
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