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Lihiniya Gems

42A Hospital Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 224530
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Last day shopping trip

We popped in to this store on our last day - having read the reviews. The choice of jewellery was... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
her177
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liverpool
Excellent Workmenship, Gems and Serive

We were hightly recommended to Lihiniya Gems in Galle by a Friend. We were given exceptional... read more

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Reviewed 11 March 2017
miskingallery
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Brisbane, Australia
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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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42A Hospital Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We popped in to this store on our last day - having read the reviews. The choice of jewellery was really good - many traditional pieces but also some unusual designs. Very helpful and personal service - I'm very happy with the items that I...More

2  Thank her177
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you kindly for your review and we are delighted that you picked us to buy your special piece of jewellery. hope to see you once again. Until then. safe travels and best wishes from everyone at Lihiniya Gems

Reviewed 11 March 2017

We were hightly recommended to Lihiniya Gems in Galle by a Friend. We were given exceptional services with our tight time frame. The variety of stones, settings and range was brilliant. We were absolutely thrilled with all our purchases and the after sales service is...More

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2  Thank miskingallery
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi Thank you so much for your kind reviews and being a loyal customer for a long time now. We are here to help and after sales service is one of our top priorities. hope to see you again in Sri Lanka best wishes Lihiniya...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017

Super helpful staff, lovely pieces and best quality stones. Both my friend and I are very happy with our purchases!

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3  Thank Cat C
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you for your endorsement. Say hi to your friend from us. It was very nice to meet you both and hope to see you soon again. safe travels. Regards from everyone at Lihiniya Gems

Reviewed 9 March 2017

Had limited funds but the older gentleman in the shop was charming, helpful and not at all pushy. Was very pleased with my final selection!

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2  Thank joylondon478
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you and thank you for your kind words. Please do call again. Best wishes from everyone at Lihiniya Gems

Reviewed 6 March 2017

I trawled through the great variety of jewellery shops in Galle and Lihinya offered the best gems, prices and service...hands down. I bought a ring and plan on having another made from London. Highly recommend- excellent.

2  Thank Sarah-Jane B
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you Sarah it is very kind of you to recommend us. We hope your experience with us brings back pleasant memories and hope to serve you once again. thank you kindly

Reviewed 28 February 2017

Me and the wife stopped in here after having a look at their display. They were friendly and courteous. My wife was thrilled with the selection and stuff that I did not see on offer anywhere else in the area. So definitely stop in for...More

2  Thank Adalicia C
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you for your detailed review and recommendation of us. We were thrilled to have you and serve you. hope to see you again. best wishes from everyone at Lihiniya Gems

Reviewed 27 February 2017

I sent a picture of a specific design for a ring that I had in mind and wondered whether they would be able to make it for me. I didn't have pots of money to spend, so Ishan the Owners son took me through my...More

3  Thank Siwan B
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you Mrs.Bratten for your kind and generous endorsement. It was a pleasure doing business with you and it was indeed a pleasure getting to know you both. We learned something new from you and some interesting designs :) Hope to hear from you soon...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017

My fiancé and I highly recommend going to Lihiniya. They have a big assortment of high-quality sapphires in various sizes and shapes and the service is excellent. We had been in some stores in Galle before coming into Lihiniya and we had actually found a...More

2  Thank Louis V
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for choosing us and it was indeed a pleasure and honour to have met you. It is what we do best for our customers. We strive for quality products and services. We were so glad that your ring turned out to be a...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

In whole Galle - that is the most cozy place to find a jewel for taste. There you can buy a silver ring for 150$ and almost fine of white gold and white Saphire for much more. But everything is very pleasant, and service. The...More

2  Thank AlexLevenskih
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for visiting us and it was a pleasant surprise to meet you both. It was also lucky that the size was correct since it was an Eternity ring which is tricky to adjust the size normally since the stones go right around the...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

brought a ring for my wife , yet to have it valued here in England , I felt very comfortable dealing with this family buissness, , we got a certificate to say the stones were genuine , all stamped , government approved , etc etc...More

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3  Thank adam f
Lihiniya G, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Hi Thank you Adam for your review and we appreciate you coming to our store to choose your memorable ring. It was a delight meeting you both and we are glad you made the right choice. As you know we are a small business established...More

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LittleInn O
Yes..are you near the Port of Colombo Sri Lanka?
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
What is the best way for me to get there from my Hotel Avani in Bentota? Please advise the best way to get back to my Hotel too. Thank you Alex
17 March 2015|
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Thank you I will call once I arrive.
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