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Very nicely located, alot of selection

We did a quick run through here when we were down at the waterfront. There were a lot of crafts... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Bayfield, Canada
Day visit

We walk through this "mall/market" after visiting the aquarium - and found it quite interesting and... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
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Dock Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

We did a quick run through here when we were down at the waterfront. There were a lot of crafts and mementos to choose from. Interesting to see some unique items. We didn't purchase anything, as we were pretty much just killing time, but would...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank L_M_Saggs
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We walk through this "mall/market" after visiting the aquarium - and found it quite interesting and had nice thing for sale.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 986riaanb
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We like walking round here you can pick up unusual gifts but they are quite expensive . All under cover and air conditioned

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jill s
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Called into Red Shed Craft Warehouse a couple of time during my stay in Cape Town from 29/11/17 to 14/12/17, some beautiful unusual gifts & souvenirs either locally made or from other countries within Africa. A great way to relax and stroll around with the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

It's located pretty much next door to the Aquarium. Some really good places to buy some better quality and different souvenirs without the excessive price tags. While they do have the cheaper normal stuff, they have some really top shelf stuff, I haven't seen this...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank mickn695
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The signage outside actually names this the "Watershed", and it closes at 6pm. There is a great variety of unusual crafts, jewelry and trinkets sold at the many stalls at this indoor market. We particularly recommend a shop named Siyakatala, the first shop, #A01 inside...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank salsasenora
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We enjoyed our visit to the V&A Waterfront and especially the Watershed. So many unique shops and places to eat. Found lots of goodies, everything from spices to hand crafted jewelry and clothing. When you get hungry head next door to The Food Shed for...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Shawna G
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Amazing place with so many interesting things to buy. And the food is truly incredible. Visited with our 7 and 5 year old who we pushed around with lightweight strollers. Had pizza on 2nd floor which was excellent. Variety of food was really impressive. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank haiger2000
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This shed has all kinds of little shops inside. It's great to see these different things but just like the rest of the waterfront it is a bit overpriced. There is free wifi though!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ward51
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Rather buy clothes and gifts here than at the mainstream shops in the bigger mall. Enjoy the local buskers and a juice. The dried fruit stall at the entrance has the best mango! Lovely vibe and cool stuffs.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Tania444
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