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Karama Market

18B Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 55 913 6956
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Great for watches and bags!

I was apprehensive at first when thinking about visiting Karama market as I don’t like being... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Katieprin17
via mobile
Interesting place

Just returned from a visit to Karama market my husband was looking at watches & went along with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert B
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Al Karama is one of the oldest street malls of Dubai, the market sells all kinds of gift items, like t shirts and jeans, shoes and ladies handbags. The timing is 10 am to 10:30 pm and on Fridays 3 pm to 10:30 pm. The market used to be closed for lunch time but now it's changed to straight.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“green eye” (27 reviews)
“michael kors” (14 reviews)
“fake goods” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
18B Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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+971 55 913 6956
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was apprehensive at first when thinking about visiting Karama market as I don’t like being pestered to go into shops but my boyfriend wanted a look at the watches and we only wanted to go for a quick visit. We got a taxi that...More

1  Thank Katieprin17
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a visit to Karama market my husband was looking at watches & went along with him. I would say we were not prepared and even though it felt seedy going upstairs into back rooms you felt safe at all times. After my...More

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited September 2017, not like it was years ago as none of the bags are on display. We found a great shop and just asked then were taken to the 'warehouse' nearby by car. All completely safe and purchased 3 amazing bags and 2 scarfs...More

12  Thank Poppysophie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best place for fake items. Watches trainers clothing bags but you must haggle hard. Its very full on so be brave and look for good quality as some stuff is rubbish. The market actually is two rows of shops covering 3 car parks.

2  Thank Curtis32621
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the market on a Monday evening in the dark. At first it seems quite daunting as you are approached a lot, however if you are polite and say you are not interested they don't tend to hassle you too much. We were on...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here 5 yrs ago and bought tee shirts and watches. Big disappointment today as many shops closed and the ones that are open had very little choice. Not cheap either. Turkey ( Marmaris ) , as far as I'm concerned, is the fake capital...More

1  Thank Jimbo166
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Karama Market is at 18B Street in Al Karama easy to get to. It is a court type area of low rise buildings some painted with fancy pictures. It is different to Karama Mall or Shopping center which are high rise building. This are has...More

2  Thank GRAHAM M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I have worked in the region for more than 10 years and visit Dubai often. I will admit over the years things have changed. However, I always make it a point to stop by the Karama Market. I still use handbags I bought 10 years...More

3  Thank BusinessTravelerT2
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We have visit karama market other day buy few item and have visited so many shops but price is too dear need too much talked to price down. My sister visit in dubai few weeks ago talk about the instgramer she say they have biggest...More

6  Thank Bettybria
Barbacali, Owner at Karama Market, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Bettybria Thank you very much for taking a moment to share your comments about our market with the Tripadvisor community. I am delighted to read that you have take your time and find the right place to Mack happy shopping with our karama market....More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Don't waste your time.lots of other places to visit, lots of other malls souks,can be intimidating be carefulMore

Thank disgruntled186394
Barbacali, Owner at Karama Market, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear disgruntled Thank you very much for taking a moment to share your comments about our market with the Tripadvisor community. I am delighted to read that you have not find the right and good shops which is travelers are talking about Please take your...More

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Kaid Z
19 November 2017|
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Response from Dubaichats | Property representative |
Hi Hun , never heard of this brand I don’t think you can find it in Karama , how ever try downloading the app which has most of the bags , it’s called ; Genuine bags
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Andy C
17 November 2017|
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Response from GRAHAM M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Open from about 10am but mostly close mid afternoon for lunch then open to late
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Andy C
17 November 2017|
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Response from Curtis32621 | Reviewed this property |
It's always open and it's not really a market it's just rows of shops
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