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Habiba Gallery

Sidi Mahmoud Street | opposite exit gate of Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt
+20 100 124 2026
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Wonderful find in Luxor

Loved this gem of a shop in Luxor run by lovely lady Linda. I bought about five bed sheets , couple... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pallavi C
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London, United Kingdom
Perfect souvenir shop with NO hassles!

Habiba Gallery is a pleasant and easy walk from the Sofitel Winter Palace/Pavilion or the Luxor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ETricky
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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A marketing outlet for quality handcraft & cotton of Egypt.Local producers are supported through the principals of fair trade. Beautiful embroidery, beadwork & hand loomed textiles are available together with hand beaten brass lamps. Cotton producers of hamam towels & fine cotton printed with egyptian prints.Prices are fixed & staff speak english. Open everyday 10am-10pm.
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Sidi Mahmoud Street | opposite exit gate of Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt
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"australian lady"
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"fair trade"
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"beautiful items"
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"egyptian women"
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"treasure trove"
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"for sale"
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"egyptian pounds"
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"great shopping experience"
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"local artisans"
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"beautiful hand"
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"hand woven"
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"luxor temple"
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"take your time"
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"gifts"
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"scarves"
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"souq"
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"pottery"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved this gem of a shop in Luxor run by lovely lady Linda. I bought about five bed sheets , couple of scarves , other small souvenirs and I wanted to go back for more but ran out of time. It’s fixed prices, air conditioned...More

Thank Pallavi C
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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Lovely meeting you & for you to fall in love with the Akhmeim bedcovers. The shop on the west bank is not a fake one just using the same name as can be done in Egypt. Maybe we will meet again one day on another...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Habiba Gallery is a pleasant and easy walk from the Sofitel Winter Palace/Pavilion or the Luxor Temple. I picked up beautiful scarves, cotton tea towels, jewelry, and little gifts for kids. I also picked up one of their new cotton tote bags with pretty block...More

Thank ETricky
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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We at Habiba Gallery are so happy that your purchases were well received. Today we started making travel bags with the block printing. In purchasing your items it encourages us to continue to grow. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here after visiting the fair trade store, in both there was a selection of clothes, jewelry, accessories and household items. The best bit - completely hassle free and fixed prices. Def worth a visit. Ask the driver to stop at McDonald’s/ Luxor...More

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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yes, we always tell people opposite the exit gate of Luxor Temple.Thank you for the review hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

found Habiba in the main tourist shopping souke of Luxor (east side) and what a treat! I've been living and shopping here for 3 years and this little shop is a gem. Bead-embroidered and lined make-up bags (very useful and pretty gifts!), alabastar candle lights,...More

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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Habiba Gallery is so happy that you have found us. We are establishing a new project utilising egyptian blocks which we are printing onto fine egyptian cotton fabric. Maybe next time you visit you can have a look. Thank you for your review & hope...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

But now I have it was maybe a bad idea. She has it noted down to go back each time we visit. This could be costly Not because the prices are high – They aren’t. But she liked the products and liked the low prices,...More

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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Lovely to have us still on your 'to do list' for each visit. Habiba Gallery is always trying to promote egyptian handicraft at reasonable prices. Looking forward to sharing these items with you on your next visit!

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Been going to Luxor for a l-o-n-g time and never been in here Big Mistake! I took two of the other hotel guests who had been getting ripped off by their guide taking them to places he was getting commission. They were very happy with...More

Thank Sale1007
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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Great you finally visited us. Ticketed, fixed prices certainly help the clients make their own decisions when wanting to make purchases. Habiba Gallery has been operating for 10years now so please pop in again next visit to say hi.

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Attach photos of details how to contact the shop ,directions to the shop and photo of my purchases. The Australian lady ensures that the people who make the items are fairly paid and supported through training and having a retail outlet to sell their products....More

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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for visiting Habiba Gallery. It is so lovely when our guests are happy with their purchases & also to support the local community. Hoping to see you on a return journey one day.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Very friendly and helpful owner. And pricing is transparent and reasonable. They didn't quite have what I was looking for, but it was still nice to stop by to pick up a few small items.

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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hello chocolate.boxes. Thank you so much for your visit and taking the time to tell others about your experience. We are always happy to be of help.

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I am delighted to recommend Habiba to anyone who wants to buy good quality Egyptian handicraft at very reasonable prices. Prices are fixed. I have been twice and can vouch for the quality of the items. Linda and Shafy are very friendly and glad to...More

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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Great that you enjoyed HABIBA GALLERY. We are supporting artisans of Egypt who need a market for their products as well supporting the local woman of Luxor with our homemade products. I agree the bathroom accessories are wonderful. Thank you for your review it is...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We were so glad to have found this amazing shop! The quality of their souvenirs is excellent and the shopkeeper is warm and friendly. The best part: they have set prices and there is NO HUSTLE!!!

Thank Laura J
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habibagallery, Manager at Habiba Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Thank you so much for visiting HABIBA GALLERY. We try our best to market egyptian handwork from all over Egypt. So happy you enjoyed your visit.

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