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Village Textile Factory - CLOSED

Plot no 10. near Golimar Garden, Amer Rd, Jaipur, India
9694516173
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Be wary.

I visited India and Jaipur alone. I trusted my tuk tuk driver who I would recommend. His name was... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Hannah M
via mobile
They try to rob you

I was taken to this factory in Jaipur by a restaurateur to allow me to pay for my lunch by credit... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Clare S
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible56%
18 Mar 2017
“Be wary.”
19 Jan 2017
“They try to rob you”
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Plot no 10. near Golimar Garden, Amer Rd, Jaipur, India
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9694516173
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I visited India and Jaipur alone. I trusted my tuk tuk driver who I would recommend. His name was Mr Kaif and his helicopter. However it seems that he did take me to all the same places where tourists again and again have been scammed....More

1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I was taken to this factory in Jaipur by a restaurateur to allow me to pay for my lunch by credit card. I was intending to buy a carpet while in India and purchased one for them to deliver to my home in New Zealand....More

1  Thank Clare S
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Awful place with dishonest people. The textiles are fake, an item I bought there for 500 rupees was quoted at 150 rupees in Delhi in a street stall- definitely not silk. Unfortunately for me, I trusted them to make me 3 dresses as well. What...More

1  Thank anastasiam642
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We visited Village Textile, during a month long trip through India. The managers and Tailors were very friendly and attentive. There are so many beautiful textiles to choose from. We had clothing made to measure that fitted perfectly. My daughter had a photograph of a...More

1  Thank lizziled
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The products are obviously genuine hand-made. The overall quality was very good. We were fed the line about being a co-operative but this is typical Indian/Far Eastern sales pitch. Mainly textiles and rugs/carpets with some shirts etc., the staff were all sales orientated but they...More

1  Thank GreyfoxSussex
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I bought some throws from this store and found the prices a little high compared to other stores but no scams. The only issue i have with these places is that t hey will not leave you alone and act like you are rich and...More

2  Thank hsdigital
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We were referred here by a jewelry store in Jaipur (where our goods have been appraised for a good value) and taken by a driver the jewelry store called. We definitely thought we were somehow being taken care of. We spent a number about two...More

3  Thank lhdrisc
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Our driver drives us there and they telled us a story about poor woman etc. Don't believe them and don't buy anything there. They tell you that they work for the government and show you prove, never seen it. Then they take you upstairs to...More

1  Thank Unknown34532
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This is a grade one Indian tourist scam. They tell you bogus stories which are all lies, but we knew that right away and had a little laugh about it. The block painting "factory" is just a cover for a store which sells the same...More

3  Thank Rune_Camilla
Reviewed 19 February 2016

There were six of us at this company. Five of us ordered items to be delivered to the US after February 5th. Other companies have sent the items ordered, but to date we do not have our purchases. Two Emails have been sent and we...More

3  Thank skylinelinda
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