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Janet's

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Janet's at the Sheraton Hotel had some beautiful items and staff very good. I loved all the coconut... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Lyn B
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Sydney, Australia
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I recently purchased a Dress online (Janet's) . Janet's staff shipped the dress and kept me... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Helen S
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Janet’s, one of Samoa’s best known cultural retailers, has opened at the landmark Tanoa Tusitala Hotel in Samoa. Located in the hotel lobby across reception and open 7 days a week, Janet's offers guests cultural gifts for the entire family as well...more
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Vaea Street | Level Lotemau Mall, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Lots of different items with surprisingly high price tags. Shirts, dresses, earrings, some quite tacky tourist paraphernalia which looked like it was made in Indonesia. Market cheaper ... though not the variety.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Janet's at the Sheraton Hotel had some beautiful items and staff very good. I loved all the coconut products and a friend bought some jam and another found some very pretty sandals.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

WOW lovely things for sale but man at a price!! Nothing cheap and cheerful to take back home for the kids.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

I went to this shop recommended by the hotel I stayed but found the things there, although fully stocked and have lots of varieties, were very pricey. I wanted to buy a Samoan style shirt as souvenir but average price was AUD 100+ which is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

I recently purchased a Dress online (Janet's) . Janet's staff shipped the dress and kept me informed of the postage details . I was very happy with the dress and will recommend Janet's to anyone wanting to buy online. Thanks again . Helen .

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Helen S
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Salaams/Peace & Blessings, We the Abdullahs are truly grateful to have an amazing experience W/Janent’s. We look forward to shop w/them in the near future God Willing.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Lovely goods, well displayed. Helpful staff. Lovely and cool in the shop - nice to get out of the heat. Happy to supply a place to sit for my husband who wasn't feeling the best that day.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Visited this establishment yesterday. Staff overkill! Prices over-rated for items not necessarily genuinely Samoan.More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Christopher_Sablan, General Manager at Janet's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Talofa HappyTravels, thank you for visiting us at Janet's and for taking time to leave your review. I really do appreciate your feedback and am sad that you found your visit intimidating. As you noted we do currently have more staff at Janet's, in fact...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I recently purchased a Manta Ray pendant online. Janet's staff shipped the ray and kept us informed of the postage details. It arrived in a very timely fashion from Samoa to Australia. The ray is beautiful. I would recommend Janets to anyone wanting to buy...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Christopher_Sablan, General Manager at Janet's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Talofa Jenny, thank you for your review. The manta ray pendant you chose was a sublime piece hand carved from mother of pearl shell and carefully etched with Samoan motifs and symbolism. A wonderful piece from Janet's master works collection of which we have many...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

This is a regular destination to shop for the wifes birthday or anniversary present. Probably the best shop in Apia for the finer quality items.More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Christopher_Sablan, General Manager at Janet's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Talofa Kev, it is no small thing to say that loyal visitors such as yourself is what has allowed Janet's to sustain-ably grow these last 2 and a half decades. Your vote of confidence in what we do will only motivate us to do better....More

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