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Lion's Rugs and Kilims Art Gallery

Hudavendigar Caddesi, No:6A, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 530 209 86 71
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So Happy I Purchased 2 Carpets I Never Anticipated!

Working with Aslan was a pleasure. He is knowledgeable, professional and charming. More... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FLBeachwalker
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Jupiter, Florida
Perfect carpet and a new friend

We were in Istanbul last month with the intention of buying a small carpet. We met Aslan, and from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lachlan S
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Lions Rugs and Kilims Art Gallery is located in the old city İstanbul. You can find any kind of rugs and kilims with good prices. We invite to our store to see Best Quality and Best price rugs and kilims.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“rug shop” (3 reviews)
Opens in 20 min
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Hudavendigar Caddesi, No:6A, Istanbul, Turkey
Sultanahmet
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+90 530 209 86 71
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Working with Aslan was a pleasure. He is knowledgeable, professional and charming. More importantly he is very honest and forthcoming. Our carpets were wrapped while we were in the store. He told us they would be delivered the following week to our home and they...More

Thank FLBeachwalker
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Istanbul last month with the intention of buying a small carpet. We met Aslan, and from the moment we met him we met a friend. A man who not only seeks to understand what suits your needs in regards to the carpet,...More

Thank Lachlan S
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

I had hoped I would not have to write this review after my purchase, but I feel I have too as I used Trip advisor to decide if I should even enter the shop. I have heard nightmare stories of rug buying in Turkey so...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Beautiful carpet seller in the heart of Sultanahmet, the historical part of Istanbul. My family and I had a good experience in dealing with Osman and Mehmet as well as other workers at the Lion's Rugs and Kilims Art Gallery. They mannerisms were friendly, informative,...More

Thank Mona A
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This was a very enjoyable retail experience- a knowledgeable merchant, some beautiful merchandise and a lovely family business. We bought three rugs: a spectacular Anatolian wool flor rug, a Kurdish village rug and the Hereke pictured on the website. All rugs were beautiful and individual...More

Thank jono58
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

We had the pleasure of working with Hayrullah and his cousin Emrah. Both were very kind, knowledgeable, patient and courteous. They spent lots of time with us to help us make a decision that we are very happy with. This won't be the last time...More

Thank JAMooch2017
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

This carpet store truly deserves a review. I was just mesmerized by the huge variety of carpets on display which are great quality and reasonably priced. I would like to thank Saddam for his great customer service and knowledge. Everybody in the store was very...More

Thank Leticia C
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

I never wanted a carpet until I walked in Kilims Art Gallery. It's absolute art, all the carpets are unique, I couldn't imagine that everyone of them has its own story. If you want to choose a carpet - ask Saddam, this guy knows how...More

1  Thank Людмила М
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I walked into the shop and told Hayrullah that it would be very difficult to sell me a carpet because I knew nothing about carpets and was worried about making an uninformed choice. He accepted the challenge and five hours later we had purchased two...More

Thank Oz t
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We met Burak with wvery intention NOT to buy a rug. We bought two ! Yes, Burak is a good salesman. More importantly he is a lovely human being who generously helped us buy two truly lovely carpets. Thank you Burak. For honest helpful service,...More

Thank Sue P
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