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Bombolulu Workshops

Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 20 2399716
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Such cute merch! Great for souvenirs.

Bombolulu workshop has such a lovely vybe. The people here are very friendly. There is a restaurant... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Abby254
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Mombasa, Kenya
Disability is not the limit

This is a place where mostly the disable citizen perform amazing work of Art and all is done hand... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
AdeyAdey
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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Bombolulu workshop has such a lovely vybe. The people here are very friendly. There is a restaurant where one can have lunch (I am not sure if it restarted, there was a time it shut down) and the food is not amazing but it will...More

Thank Abby254
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a place where mostly the disable citizen perform amazing work of Art and all is done hand made

Thank AdeyAdey
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The guide though half blind was very good. The dancers went all out to entertain us even though we were only two. the shops had lots of good things at a reasonable price. The restaurant was also fairly priced.

Thank George K
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Bombolulu Workshop and Culture Center is a project of a non-profit organization (NGO) the Association for the Physically Disabled in Kenya with five sheltered workshops and a cultural center alongwith a restaurant. It is located in Nyali area of Mombasa, about 10 km from city...More

Thank Tassaduqhussain51
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Bombolulu Workshop may be refer to as a distant Carnivore restaurant of Nairobi located in Mombasa. Without the culinary variety of carnivore, Bombolulu (check the proper spelling) is gradually trying to imitate the world renowned Carnivore with some little success. it is run through charitable...More

Thank Melckzedeck
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We wanted to go there as we both work in healthcare. Lovely project going on for 50 years. We went there on our own and a bit late so we didn't see any of the touristic shows. We saw the workshops and chatted with the...More

Thank Mireia G
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Was once a great place till bodabodas got the roads so crowded there is hardly no space left to walk. Inside the workshop though is a world of fascination and awe.

Thank DestinySafaris
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I am biased as I worked at this crafts workshop in 2003-2005 with VSO. We had a hard time persuading tourists to leave their hotel compounds to come and visit us - to meet the artisans, to see the 4 workshops in action, to learn...More

Thank thomas Y
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I got there with a few pre occupancies - but the visit was different. We saw the workshop for wheel chairs, metal, wood, textile. All well organized and supported with lots of German, Suisse and US money. We bought a bag that was quite nice...More

Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Bombolulu Workshop is the most beautiful place ofmaking the local handicraft and cultural centre at Mombasa. Great art and craft items of wood ...stone are available here... Lot verity of craft are available here to a very low cost.. My suggestions for u..when your visit...More

Thank ShyamDhakad
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mukamir
14 January 2017|
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Response from thomas Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the best time to see the workshops would be Saturday morning between 9 and 12. The showroom itself is open from 9-5 on Saturdays.
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thomas Y
15 October 2016|
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Response from PuneWorldTraveler |
Is the shop open now? I believe it had burnt down. Any idea/pictures of the kind of gift articles sold in them. What are the opening and closing hours? Any charge for entry?
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