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66 Eleftheriou Venizelou, Hersonissos, Crete, Greece
+30 2897 024596
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My little oasis for earrings

Each time I am in Crete, I got to this shop! All the items I have bought (event 10 years ago) are... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Aurelija L
Vilnius, Vilniaus Apskritis, Lithuania
Some lovely looking items but...

We visited en route elsewhere, but made a special stop here as we'd seen such good reviews on... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Faith B
Wickford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“gallery shop” (3 reviews)
“the owner” (2 reviews)
“jewellery” (5 reviews)
66 Eleftheriou Venizelou, Hersonissos, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Each time I am in Crete, I got to this shop! All the items I have bought (event 10 years ago) are still in perfect condition. And I love service.

Thank Aurelija L
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We visited en route elsewhere, but made a special stop here as we'd seen such good reviews on TripAdvisor. On entering, nobody approached us or said hello (which is fine, but not given what happened later) and we started browsing. I pulled out my phone...More

Thank Faith B
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We visited this gallery in Hersonssiss, last week found so many wonderful things that we wanted to buy, the three items we bought were too big to take so we had them sent home to us in England would you believe they arrived today one...More

Thank Vee H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I can't even express how I am thankful to Maria and Suzanne for their help. These ladies bring beauty and happiness into this world. And their gallery shop is not just a shop, it is a world of beauty itself. One can find there whatever...More

Thank Elexof
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I visited this beautiful gallery shop this afternoon. The owner Maria was so helpful, she treated me like family. She cares for people, not just selling, she gives a special service and genuinely wants people to buy items they connect with. I bought the most...More

Thank SuzanneCr2016
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I saw this shop when looking online for places to visit when in Crete. It is situated on the main street in Hersonissos. They have the most lovely hand made items from Greece. If money was no object i would have bought half the shop...More

Thank tracey u
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Wife and I bought each other some wonderful original jewellery from here during our visit and wish we could have made room for some of the artwork and decorative items. Everything is handmade by craftsmen/artisans so none of that Chinese tat you'll find in the...More

Thank Stevina
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This hop was recommended to my wife for its range of unique and beautiful handmade jewellery. As expected this also meant a wide range of prices which would meet most budgets. It also had some fantastic pieces of artwork that could grace different styles of...More

Thank jonjas
Reviewed 10 October 2013

A wonderful little gem in the among tourist shops along the main road of Hersonissos. Idolio Gallery has so many different items crammed into the store you could spend all afternoon just wandering looking at all the different items they have. There are antique Byzantine...More

6  Thank Applebrains
Reviewed 6 July 2012

I visited Crete 5 times, no matter where in Crete I stayed I certainly returned to this amazing place (it seems to be a shop but I really can't name it as such). Anyone who enters it keeps a large smile and feels mesmerized long...More

8  Thank moirain_damodred
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