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Baraka Gifts and Decor

Shop 13A, Dixon Street, Cape Quarter | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 21 425 8883
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I was on honeymoon with my wife and we came across Baraka Gifts and Decor and had to take a look... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Noni K
friendly fun giftshop!!

Wonderful discovery this shop!!! So many fun handmade gifts and interesting things. First we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bernielouwsaunders
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Baraka Gifts and Decor will take you on an inspiring journey to a dreamworld filled with an eclectic mix of arts, crafts, jewellery, decor and much more! We also sell vintage and antique items because we believe retro design is still very relevant today. At Baraka you will find a range of handmade leather notebooks and photo albums, hand crochet hats, shell and driftwood spoons, affordable jewellery, out-of-the-box art, quirky once-off pieces, unusual non-curio African goods, Panama hats, handbags, hand-woven Zulu baskets made from recycled telephone wire – and the biggest selection of scarves in Cape Town, to mention but a few. Our vision is to afford you an extraordinary shopping experience at very affordable prices. Baraka's loyal customers refer to the shop as a “treasure trove” and “the little shop with the big heart”. But you have to experience it for yourself!
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“balti” (30 reviews)
“gift shop” (30 reviews)
“treasure trove” (17 reviews)
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Shop 13A, Dixon Street, Cape Quarter | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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+27 21 425 8883

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was on honeymoon with my wife and we came across Baraka Gifts and Decor and had to take a look. For a shop of a relative small size we kinda lost track of time. There was so much stuff to discover! The incredible fun...More

1  Thank Noni K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful discovery this shop!!! So many fun handmade gifts and interesting things. First we walked in the nice area with all the colorful houses and design shops. We spotted the colorful shop. It is a happy place to be in and Balti the owner was...More

1  Thank bernielouwsaunders
Reviewed 1 week ago

Head to Baraka gifts shop for the perfect African gifts or an original souvenir from Capetown. On a street with cafes and nice design shops, really worth the visit!

2  Thank thebeckfamily2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was here today to buy gifts for my family. I was looking for days for authentic and handcrafted souvenirs but was mainly disappointed. Greenmarket square and the area around seemed to offer mass produced things made in China. But then I entered Baraka today...More

2  Thank Maria B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came to Cape Town for the first time and went to buy gifts at baraka. It was wonderful experience with a lot of atmosphere and love. The variety is big and I could find unusual gifts for my family and friends. I will definitely...More

Thank Avi N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been a fan of this cool shop since they opened more than 10 years ago, and it has such a following with locals and tourists alike ... it truely deseves to be called a Cape Town Institution. I send all my friends from abroad here...More

2  Thank RicardoWest78
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We really loved this beautifully curated gift shop! It has so much atmosphere... when you walk into the shop it is like walking into a treasure trove.... so much to choose from. It is original and mostly locally made gifts. We found the prices reasonable...More

2  Thank leonloganbrussels
Reviewed 1 October 2017

It seems that most stores with crafts, housewares, personal accessories in Cape Town have a selection sourced from all over. Baraka specializes in South African produced items, and has an excellent variety of those.

1  Thank Bucky1836
Reviewed 30 September 2017

There are so many cool things to choose from, I just couldn't leave... a really cool place to buy gifts for someone or just for yourself... And Gavin is super nice and helpful.

4  Thank OrAriela
Reviewed 25 September 2017

So glad I stumbled across this shop! It's a small shop with a large, carefully curated selection of beautiful handmade contemporary African gifts. My friend purchased a gorgeous leather handbag and we both left with some unique art prints. The quality and uniqueness of the...More

2  Thank Julia D
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Lito O
17 September 2016|
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Response from Gavin T | Property representative |
yes Baraka is within walking distance.... basically between Greenmarket Square and the V&A Waterfront (15min walk either way). Price are fixed but are very reasonable as it is a shop where locals also buy. As a tourist you... More
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bob k
17 February 2015|
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Response from ghekolodge | Reviewed this property |
Their gift are unique and affordable. Really worth popping in there. You wont walk out empty handed.
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