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The Karama Market

18B Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 56 134 4178
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Haggle

Good Market for knock off gear, any brand you want,but haggle hard. They all want to sell you... read more

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Nigel C
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West Malling, United Kingdom
Karama Walk

This week my visit to The Karama was a very pleasant surprise. The painted murals are wonderful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathleenwilltravel
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Al Karama is one of the oldest street malls of Dubai, the market sells all kinds of gift items, like t shirts and jeans, shoes and ladies handbags. The timing is 10 am to 10:30 pm and on Fridays 3 pm to 10:30 pm. The market used to be closed for lunch time but now it's changed to straight.
  • Excellent37%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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18B Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed yesterday

Good Market for knock off gear, any brand you want,but haggle hard. They all want to sell you ‘genuine fakes’

Thank Nigel C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This week my visit to The Karama was a very pleasant surprise. The painted murals are wonderful. I would love to learn more about them.

1  Thank Kathleenwilltravel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a family of 4 ( 2 teenagers) and managed to negotiate ourselves out of the market on the first day. Went to a different souk but bags not as good so went back the next day. All bags traders seemed to know...More

5  Thank whatsnewbt4
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Dubaichats, Guest Relations Manager at The Karama Market, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad to know you find something you like , for less hassle free experience try to contact sellers and get them to keep the bags ready before you go to the market

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Customer service is great and the bags are even better. So gorgeous and amazing quality! I order all the time from them from the USA!

4  Thank tidbitt20
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Dubaichats, Guest Relations Manager at The Karama Market, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you and glad you had a good experience for online purchase ,

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haggle haggle haggle and please remind the vendors the stuff isn't the real thing, as they seem to forget. They are very on it with the latest designs in shoes/bags/sports stuff/sunglasses and they all have pictures on tablets yhat yoj can scroll through. Shop around...More

1  Thank donna b b
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this market not knowing what to expect. My wife said this was recommended by a friend and they wanted a replica Chanel handbag and this was the place to go. I punched in the address to Uber and turned up to this...More

7  Thank dymondgeezer
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heard a lot about this place I was staying at jbr so we had to get a taxi one tip is to go and visit through the day the night being a bit daunting same old same old every shop if you're prepared to go...More

1  Thank harrym672016
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Dubaichats, Guest Relations Manager at The Karama Market, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear you had a bad experience how ever its very safe to visit some shops ship world wide for you visit Dubaihandbags . c o m

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

it is similar to the place Dubai a lot to shops and more restaurant options enjoyed a lot ,good to spend in the evening

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Sure you’ll encounter pushy salesman but just tell them you’re not interested and they’ll leave you alone. It’s the only place to buy cheap souvenirs in Dubai. And it’s a completely different vibe than all the high end places in Dubai. It’s worth a visit...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The instant you park you'll have 3-4 indian guys on you asking if you want to buy a watch or bag. Have a picture of what you want and show them. The watches are good. I took a local with me to haggle. Starting price...More

6  Thank blakegrice
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sophhh47
19 February 2018|
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Response from Dubaichats | Property representative |
We believe that you are not a customer asking this you just try to advertise your instagram page , We as a management received lots of complain about you Traveled be aware of above pages
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16 February 2018|
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Response from James L | Reviewed this property |
I used dirhams, made a couple of big purchases & ran out - i had English notes in my wallet & the guy got a calculator worked out the exchange rate took my twenty notes to make up the shortfall & gave me change in dirhams... More
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