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BOTAS 66

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Great wearable souvenir

We stumbled upon this shop by chance in the old town, and fell in love with the shoes. My daughter... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Putanja
Functional Souvenir

My husband and I researched this shop and its products before we visited Prague. We battled a bit... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Vibha J
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“old town”(2 reviews)
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BOTAS 66 represents a lifestyle label of traditional Czech footwear brand Botas. Its founding was initiated in 2008 by graphic designers Jan Kloss and Jakub Korouš within a school project at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague. It...more
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Krizkovskeho 1584/18, Prague 130 00, Czech Republic
Praha 1
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

We stumbled upon this shop by chance in the old town, and fell in love with the shoes. My daughter bought a pair of colorful trainers, and when we got back home started pestering me to order her a second pair. Sorry that I have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Putanja
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I researched this shop and its products before we visited Prague. We battled a bit to find it as locals didn’t know what we were talking about. We finally found it and left with a lovely pair of sneakers which fitted perfectly...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Vibha J
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I went decided to buy some shoes to their shop in the center Skořepka 4, 110 00 Staré Město I saw in internet and the couple that was working in the shop eating a burrito (I perfectly saw the burrito getting in their stomachs) did...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank acCz
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The trainers look and feel amazing. Good quality and funky colours too. The staff are lack lustre and need a strong(er) coffee. Unfortunately, they didnt have my size 44/45 in anything i chose in either of the stores. in Prague. Shame as i would have...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank BLaMEUK
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My husband and I each bought a pair of these Botas 66 sneakers and we love them. We had friendly shop assistants who were very helpful on our visit - looking up sizes for my husband as he has rather large feet. They also told...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Karen G
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Yes shows are good very unique and great souvenir from Prague. Myself Czech native I have few pairs. However the service received is something soooo BAD that I have to share 1. Music, music in this store is absolutely unsuitable for shop I have been...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank xpavlad
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This shop was recommended by our tour guide. Apparently, these shoes (Botas) were the only sports shoes allowed during the communist era and two local designers recently resurrected them with a twist. Tons of funky colors. These shoes are major head-turners. We bought two pairs...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Jory34
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Our guide brought my hubby and I to the street where Botas 66 is and we immediately bought 2 pairs of shoes. As tourists, we can benefit the tax free shopping in Prague, but the sales girl told us that she can't give us the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank 720karenl
Darina Z, Owner at BOTAS 66, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Dear Karen, thank you very much for your feedback. I am very sorry for your experience. If you tell me when you did the shopping, in which store and what you bought, I will do my best to provide you some compensation for the tax...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

If your looking for something unique to take with you from Prague, this is it. The shoes are really cool. They are designed and made in Prague. Both men and women sizes. Friendly staff speaking g English of course. Definitely a great deal. Each pair...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Missy K
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Botas 66 is the finest find there is in Prague! I bought 2 pairs of shoes, and wore a pair on my way back to the USOFA! It's made by hand, and you may know that if it is made out of passion and value,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank RDChicagoan
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Renee F
31 January 2018|
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Response from Darina Z | Property representative |
Hi Renee, the sneakers are rather wider, you should be fine. The widest is probably the Urban collection but all are comfortable.
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Ravi V
28 September 2016|
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Response from Darina Z | Property representative |
Hi Ravi, I am sorry for my late answer, I haven't noticed it before. The store has not shifted – there are now 2 BOTAS 66 stores in Prague: Skořepka 4, Prague 1 – Old Town (located in the very city centre) Křížkovského 3... More
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