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Mariano Zamorano Swords

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Very impressive local artisan shop

We visited on a day tour and were very impressed with the swords on display. Very friendly welcome... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Chris Y
via mobile
Mariano is the man

Mariano is a master craftsman and the embodiment of passion and pride in his work and it's... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Debbi_Blake
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We visited on a day tour and were very impressed with the swords on display. Very friendly welcome and you could visit the workshop where they make the swords! ⚔️ Had to make a purchase after visiting so ended up with a Damascened Toledo steel...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Chris Y
Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks for your review, Chris Y. It´s very important to make a good packaging for the Renfe AVE, and to respect the rules for travelling. We´ll try it and so our swords and knives can be around the world.

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Mariano is a master craftsman and the embodiment of passion and pride in his work and it's traditions. Very welcoming and informative he showed us his workshop, where thankfully they were cutting steal parts for hilts and handles. they run the forge in winter, not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks for your review and thanks to your son for his appreciation. If somebody visit our workshop and we aren´t busy woth other friends, we´ll try to explain our work.

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Incredible craftsman and incredible patience as my kids felt the need to touch every sword in the shop. This guy is a saint.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

;) Kids are always welcome, they want to be a knight… Thanks!

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Tucked into a little courtyard on Calle Ciudad in Toledo is an amazing little shop. Fabrica Zamarano, where you can purchase authentic knives, swords, and cutlery of Toledan steel. While I was there the owner asked if I wanted to go out back and watch...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thanks, David. The train can be a problem, and we try to prepare it with cardboard. We are happy if you resolve it. We say to all our customers advice us about this problem, specially if they are going to travel again by train. Thanks...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

These are definitely not the cheap quality knockoff swords being sold all over Toledo. The skill in craftsmanship and top quality of their products make it well worth the visit. The selection is very nice and you can see the swords being made in the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks a lot, Soap G, for this review. The visit of our workshop is very impressive for our visitors, as you said. Thanks again, enjoy with your sword!!

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Awesome little shop! Was able to get some beautiful pockets knives that are handcrafted for great prices. Definitely the best place to find blades in Toledo!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thanks, Matthew. Enjoy with your pockets knives, they were made with hjght quality!!

Reviewed 23 June 2018

Since we were traveling with 2 little boys, we were excited to visit this shop and see the craftsmen working on swords. It did not disappoint! Everyone we encountered was happy to talk to the boys and show them what they were doing, especially the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

We are proud when people says they are waiting to get our workshop since they prepared the travel. Thanks, CaroUp, we also enjoy with your visit.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

On my motorcycle trip from Romania to Gibraltar, made a stop to the beautiful city of Toledo and visited the sword shop of Mr. Zamorano. It so happened that the owner was not there on that day; nevertheless the shop assistant was very friendly and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hello Dragos!! It´s a good new to know that your sword arrived!! We tried to help you and you were very diligent to look for the sword of your liking. Thanks for your confidence!! Regards our friend!!

Reviewed 11 May 2018

The store is famous for it's tradition in swords for decades. It really worth to pay a visit even if you don't buy a sword, to check these marvelous pieces of art. My advice is to buy a sword that was producted by them. You...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank kospapmr
Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

It really worth to pay a visit... and buy a sword ;) Thanks for your nice review.

Reviewed 26 April 2018

When I arrived in Toledo the first place I wanted to find was Mariano's shop. I bought several items and much like other reviewers was impressed with not only the quality products, but the customer service. They nicely wrapped both items. Unfortunately, when I got...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank troydburke
Mariano Zamoran... E, Propietario at Mariano Zamorano Swords, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thanks for your review, we´ll try to have a good customer service, at the height of the product that we present to our customers and friends. Thanks again.

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Nina D
15 October 2018|
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Response from Mariano Zamoran... E | Property representative |
Hello Nina D, please, get in contact with our mail and we´ll try to find the problema of your knife and we´ll resolve it, Thanks
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pmaurer1
9 August 2016|
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Response from Mariano Zamoran... E | Property representative |
Good morning. We can ship the kitchen knives and the swords to the United States. We are glad to receive your visit, but if anybody prefers to custom by mail, we also can send the knives. Thanks.
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S P
4 August 2016|
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Response from Mariano Zamoran... E | Property representative |
Great news, SP. We usually open the Sundays in the morning, without production, but the September 18 will probably close. So, our timetable for the Monday 19 is 10:00-14:00 and 16:00-19:00. We hope then your visit, thanks.
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