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Pearl Market (Hongqiao Market)

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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This is Beijing's largest and most popular market for pearl jewelry (notably freshwater pearls), clothing and luggage.
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“sales people”(41 reviews)
“bargain hard”(31 reviews)
“asking price”(33 reviews)
9 Tiantan Rd, Beijing, China
+86 10 6711 9130
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All reviews sales people bargain hard asking price knock offs fake bags starting price initial price original price silk scarves bargaining skills t shirts stall holders shop keepers buy something silk street great shopping fun experience
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I don't like aggressive sales people and overpriced products that you have to haggle over, so this was not for me. The sales people would not really allow you to shop. If you pick up something, they immediately start trying to haggle with you over...More

Thank carolynm294
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I normally hate shopping but this place was great! They have multiple levels of shopping from clothes, to electronics, to jewelery. They also have a food court I bought all of my souvenirs from this place because of the price (haggling is a must!). I...More

Thank tvo_kid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is located on line 5 TianTanGongMen station, same station if you are visiting Temple of Heaven. This place was famous for its sale of fake branded goods until the China government clamped down the sale of counterfeits about 2 years ago. The goods...More

1  Thank bikerjoe15
Reviewed 1 week ago

good offers for glasses, tea and luggage. Experience this - something what is getting less and less available

Thank tczmagr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its a small market In first floor you can find many accessories and electronic tools And in the second floor you can find bags and clothes But remember all thing you want to buy The real price is 1/10 of the price that the seller...More

Thank 20rezat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an absolute ball running around this market, haggling and laughing with the sellers. It really was a fun day. We haggled for everything and got things for approx 20% of first price offered. We ended up buying so much we had to buy...More

1  Thank AdrienneHD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have always wanted to buy pearls in China, we had this amazing tour guide Li na who took us to Fanghua to look at pearls she said it was the best place for pearls as they were real quality and it’s where celebrities go...More

Thank Maps704663
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our United flight attendant told us told us about her favorite shopping haunts in Beijing. The Pearl Market (Hongqiao Market) is one of them. She said that if we wanted good quality handbags (knockoffs, counterfeits, fakes, duplicates), we should check it out. The entire first...More

1  Thank reginafug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We preferred this market much more than silk street market (which we actually hated) They were very friendly and most of the vendors spoke english. Be ready to barter and have a good laugh with the vendors. Most of the things we brought we got...More

3  Thank jamieleighleighturk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

More like a group of stores than a market but we found it interesting and found a lot of things to buy. Actually got some high quality fresh water pearls. Also bought a silk rug. Nice folks and open to bargaining. Guide assured us of...More

1  Thank TAMAN1951
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25 September 2018|
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Response from mariobrun | Reviewed this property |
Dear Dolores, I do not think it is possible to shop online the products offered in this market. Regrettably, if you did not take a business card from the store you are looking for in order to contact them directly, I do not... More
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20 September 2018|
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Response from deg2672 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, i don't know, never tried or looked for one