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Galeria Lamanai

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nice selection of mexican and gust. folk art

lovely gallery - a bit on the expensive side - parking around the gallery is difficult...prepare to... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2015
Charlottesville, Virginia
Excellent service, fantastic artwork

As a Canadian tourist and artist, I love to collect 3 dimension artwork from other countries. The... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2015
ginny d
Toronto, Canada
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Lamanai was created at the beginning of the 90's as a promotional and sales project for Mexican Folk Art in the Caribbean, from Cancun to Belize. Pre Columbian Art was originally a popular creation that had a specific social function, which has...more
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Carretera Federal Km 104 | Playa de Akumal, Tulum, Akumal 77776, Mexico
+52 984 875 9055
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Reviewed August 23, 2015

lovely gallery - a bit on the expensive side - parking around the gallery is difficult...prepare to pay for parking.

1  Thank TrishOwens1
Reviewed March 25, 2015

As a Canadian tourist and artist, I love to collect 3 dimension artwork from other countries. The Lamanai Gallery was loaded with beautiful local artist's work, quality work, unique, funny and easy to take home. I purchased a beautiful wooden heart and a wood mask...More

2  Thank ginny d
Reviewed December 26, 2014

We recently spent a delightful week in Akumal, Mexico. One of the unexpected pleasures we experienced was an art gallery, Galeria Lamanai, located a little back from Akumal Bay. Galeria Lamanai is, unfortunately, still a hidden treasure. There is very little parking adjacent to the...More

3  Thank Laura_SU2792MR
Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Amazing pieces here so bright and brautiful we bought a couple of items as everyone else has reviewed it's a little on the pricier side but well worth it must visit we stumbled upon this on the way home and so happy we went in...More

3  Thank Cass F
Reviewed December 14, 2013 via mobile

At first thought it was a bit pricey but then read up about the artists and looked at the work going into each piece...not overpriced, it's a gallery not a gift shop. Although there are some good pieces that would make nice gifts. Worth a...More

2  Thank JezandStacy
Reviewed November 18, 2013

I recently had lunch at one of the restaurants on Akumal Beach and noticed a little gift shop behind it. At first I wasn't going to go in, but then changed my mind. SO GLAD I DID!!!! The art work is top notch and BEAUTIFUL!!...More

4  Thank gypsie
Reviewed October 27, 2013

Went to this gift shop while visiting Akumal beach for the day. It's quite small, but does offer a lot of choice inside, plus you get a 10% discount if you pay in cash. There are many things to choose from, such as wood carvings,...More

5  Thank gobofraggle
Reviewed April 22, 2013

The quality of the merchandise in Galeria Lamanai is superb. We visited twice during our Akumal stay and bought artwork, crafts and jewelry. The decision making was the hard part. And the staff is a bonus–friendly, smart, knowledgeable people on every visit. Don't miss this...More

2  Thank Mary M
Reviewed December 14, 2012

Have been to Akumal Beach three times and won't leave without visiting Galeria Lamanai. This shop has very unique crafted items that you do not find in other shops in Mexico. Each time I have visited I have bought something. The service was great and...More

2  Thank Wendy W
Reviewed November 9, 2012

Galeria Lamanai is the best place to shop for that gift that you can't find anywhere else. One of kind products, fell in love with this shop. It had everything you could imagine, from jewerly to bookmarks......recyceld wallets made from candy wrappers to handmade wooden...More

1  Thank murphybudgirl
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