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Surti & Sons

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 a.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 a.m.
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Excellent quality and service

We visited Surti and Son’s hand made shoe shop and were greeted with a smile and great service... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
Leicester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great shop!

This shop has unique offerings I found no where else during my 2 weeks in Stonetown. Like another... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2018
Sara F
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“men and women”(2 reviews)
“shoes”(5 reviews)
“sandals”(3 reviews)
Surti and Son's has been in Zanzibar now for more then three(3) decades running and serving successfully with its quality service of proving great expertise on leather sandles and other accessories, we take our greatest opportunity to showcase our...more
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Gizenga Street | near JAIN'S Temple, 3866, Tanzania
+255 777 472 742
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Zanzibar Island
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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

We visited Surti and Son’s hand made shoe shop and were greeted with a smile and great service. Choice of great quality handmade shoes and sandals was amazing, we were spoilt for choice. The team of husband wife and son were very helpful. Definitely recommend...More

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

This shop has unique offerings I found no where else during my 2 weeks in Stonetown. Like another reviewer mentioned the prices are fixed (I went in 3 different times to 3 people asking the price a purse and got the same answer). That said...More

1  Thank Sara F
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Great little sandal shop with a genuine feeling. Mr Surti works in the front between helping customers. There is a decent selection of sandals for both men and women. Not all model and sizes are available but with some time "and sons" will make your...More

1  Thank Jan P
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Went here while walking through that area of Zanzibar and while browsing we walked into Surti and Sons. Very friendly service and buying the shoes and fitting them took around 5-8 minutes. Quick good and very friendly service. Small but good.

1  Thank Ploggy
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Oh wow, what a wonderful place to get lost in. You feel like you want to buy 10 pairs of shoes. Wonderful product at great prices and excellent service.

1  Thank Stunningchick69
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

This family made very quality shoes in this shop. Prices are fixed, but still not expensive. They are very friendly with all customers. Must come in this shop to buy high quality shoes.

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

My friend and I both bought shoes from Mr Surti's shop last time (five years ago) and they are all still going strong. He makes all the shoes by hand in the shop, and has been doing so since the mid 70's I think. They...More

1  Thank Ellen H
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