Awesome Africa, Umhlanga Rocks

Gift & Specialty Shop · Hidden Gem · Shopping
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  • This shop stands by it's name ... it truly is AWESOME! Not only can you buy local, South African made products (I bought gifts for a friend overseas who loved it so much, she requested that I please.....  more »
  • We visited the shop several times during our stay near near the Capital Pearls mall. PJ was very helpful and provided great service! Highly recommend and will come back again. Got some really cool...  more »
  • We were able to find unique gifts for family and friends at this delightful shop in Pearls Mall in Umhlanga Rocks. The owner couldn't have been more accommodating. In fact, she even offered gift...  more »
  • This was a beautiful store for souvenir shopping. I enjoyed a nice conversation with the owner/manager. She was as interested in me as I was with her. She also insisted in bubble wrapping 2 (inexpensive) items for my trip home. A thin, hand-carved giraffe was perfect when I unwrapped it, Orange County, CA. This shop is in the Pearls Mall. Lovely!!!
  • It's a shame this is such a a hidden gem, and I'm so grateful for the folks at Gateway for sharing its location. The owners have a great selection of authentic goods and are eager to offer advice and take an online order if necessary. The prices were fair, too! I'm looking forward to visiting the next time! Incidentally, we got to.Awesome Africa AFTER visiting the uShaka shops (meh) and deciding we didn't want to waste.time haggling on the Durban beachfront. There was no hard sell, just helpful explanations, and they left us to explore the store without any pressure!
  • Excellent quality and service. Value for money 💞❤️
  • This is great place for SA gifts for family and friends. The owners are super helpful and have a great selection of goods to choose from. I would definitely recommend everyone to come here before they leave!
  • Great service and friendly owners and awesome products!

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