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Lihiniya Gems

42A Hospital Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 224530
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Had the pleasure of visiting this family establishment located in the heart of the fort district... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy M
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Sydney
via mobile
Beautiful pendant

I went to Lihiniya Gems having checked it out on Trip Advisor first. We were greeted by Irshad who... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lmm10_12
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London, United Kingdom
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Established in 1983 as one of the very few Jewellers at that time inside the "Fort" of Galle city, Southern Sri Lanka, Dealers in all kinds of Precious & Semi- Precious Gemstones. We have a large collection to choose from. Makers of fine hand crafted Silver and Gold Jewellery for more than 3 decades. Visit us for a quote or write to us we deliver to anywhere in the world.
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“sapphire ring” (11 reviews)
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42A Hospital Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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+94 91 2 224530
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting this family establishment located in the heart of the fort district. Irshad, his father and family really took the time to look after us and assist us with our purchase. Very happy with a wonderful pair of pink sapphires and...More

3  Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Lihiniya Gems having checked it out on Trip Advisor first. We were greeted by Irshad who spent time with me understanding exactly what I wanted and helping me with the design for the pendant. It was great to get the pictures as...More

3  Thank lmm10_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We bought a ring for my girlfriend. The staff was extremely helpful in searching for the perfect ring. When They didnt have this, exactly They helped us by designing And creating the ring As wanted. Staff was Very patient, kind And assisted in creating a...More

2  Thank LSchoor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Could not be happier with my customized ring. Friendly staff, trusthfull shop. Irshad Lahir was extremely patient and listened carefully to our wishes while keeping in mind our budget. He could give us good advices about what sizes of diamond fit together and what kind...More

2  Thank Romy v
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I visited Lihiniya Gems at the advice of my sister after she told me it was 'one of the best jewellers in Sri Lanka'. The staff placed no pressure on me to purchase anything (this was in stark contrast to other jewellers I had visited)...More

3  Thank emmaheaton
Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi thanks for your generous review. It was a great pleasure meeting you both and doing business with. As much as we like a challenge we also make sure that we deliver exactly what our customer expects from us. Hope to hear from you both...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Lihiniya gems in search of a simple sapphire ring. We met Ishrad and his Dad. Ishrad helped us to choose the perfect sapphire and band for us and had a ring made and ready for collection the next day. It was a lovely...More

3  Thank Grainne C
Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi thank you and we are glad that you are happy with the ring we made for you. We hope you come back to us again and recommend more of your friends and family to us. Greetings from Lihiniya Gems

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We came across Lihiniya Gems when searching for reputable jewellers in Galle, the last stop on our honeymoon in Sri Lanka. After almost being pressured into purchasing a sapphire in the tourist trap jewellers in Kandy, we found this family run business within the old...More

3  Thank Pete K
Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Hi Pete thanks for your review. It was indeed a pleasure having you both at our store and making that lovely Sapphire pendant. I know you wanted something special on your honeymoon and thank you for trusting us to make it memorable with the pendant....More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

I knew I wanted to get a blue sapphire when I'm in Sri Lanka and at our final stop Galle Fort I have found the one at Lihiniya Gems. The moment I saw this ring I was taken away by its beauty. The ring consists...More

4  Thank Eva Z
Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you both Todd & Eva for visiting us and it was great pleasure doing business with you both. I hope the ring you got from us with the special inscription inside makes it more memorable every time you wear it. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Wonderful staff and hospitality. It's a lovely family runned business who created a special ring for me custom made. Beautiful quality, I will be in contact to make more original pieces with them!

3  Thank cwilkmartin
Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you Mrs. Martin for your kind recommendation and review. We hope to hear from you soon again and hope to create some wonderful pieces like before. Take care

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Friendly staff, competitive prices, nicely designed pieces and good quality gems. Overall, it was a pleasant experience buying some sapphire earrings that I'm very happy with!

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3  Thank slhdancer
Lihiniya, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you for your honest feedback and we are delighted that you liked the earrings you got from us. Hope to hear from you again

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Maria E
19 September 2017|
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Response from Lihiniya | Property representative |
Hello Maria, Thank you for contacting us. Please send us an email or a message through our website so that we can send you some suggestions and information in detail. Logistics is not a problem since we can meet your... More
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LittleInn O
8 October 2015|
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Response from Lahir | Property representative |
No we are in Galle Fort. It's city in the south of Sri Lanka. Please call us on +94912224530
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Alli4sure
17 March 2015|
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Thank you I will call once I arrive.
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