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Neema Crafts

Iringa, Tanzania
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Great little shop with a fantastic purpose

Visited this shop with a group to stop for coffee and some snacks. The food was great and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ryan G
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Vancouver
A must see!

Neema crafts will warm your heart as you walk through this quaint shop with an African flare. The... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
jrbr0wn
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North Washington, Iowa
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"disabled people"
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"expat hangout"
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"restaurant upstairs"
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"workshop"
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"souvenirs"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this shop with a group to stop for coffee and some snacks. The food was great and reasonably priced but the shop was fantastic. The point is the shop is to provide employment and meaningful work for locals with disabilities that they would normally...More

Thank Ryan G
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Neema crafts will warm your heart as you walk through this quaint shop with an African flare. The work they are doing to help the disabled is amazing. Be sure to request the tour. You will be amazed at the skill of the workers! The...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

I've been more than once to Neema Crafts. The products are made by disabled Tanzanians and are of very good quality and price. They accept both Tanzanian Shillings & US dollars. Also a fantastic cafe upstairs.

Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Store sells cute and reasonably priced handcraft souvenirs. Found a lot of nice buys. Also has a restaurant upstairs, which is also ok. Decent African food.

Thank petramapu
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Great little social enterprise guest house in the centre of town. Friendly and helpful staff, comfortable rooms, decent hot showers and a tasty breakfast of fruit, yoghurt and plunger coffee included. Right above the best place to get souvenirs and opposite a good Safari company...More

Thank m g
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

This facilty supports some of the deaf and handicapped through the auspices of the Anglican Church (next door) Lots of excellent crafts . Unfortunately due to the Easter "holiday" no tours available and most of the workers were away. Good on them for providing a...More

Thank CM J
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

No words for this fantastic place! You can't miss it in Iringa! just go there and discover the good vibes! excellent social project and also excellent food and excellent friends that will welcome you in a wonderful and special way!

Thank Pit B
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

We stayed here for one night while in Iringa. The workshop is amazing and the mission of the organization is noble. The guest house is secured 24/7 and has hot water and electricity, but no A/C. It is a comfortable stay with breakfast included. The...More

Thank Alice K
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Neema was the perfect stay in Iringa - close to the centre of town and a selection of great restaurants. The cafe was incredible with so many delicious options, and the only place I bought any souvenirs was in the wonderful store full of handcrafts....More

Thank hannah c
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

We got a free tour through their premises and saw all their employees and their working places! We were shown all the different departments which was very interesting! Also their store has really nice crafts for reasonable prices as everything is handmade! Great idea and...More

Thank Denise P
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