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Old mall but handicraft heaven

Sarinah is one of the first department stores in Jakarta and very centrally located. It is actually... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Bandung, Indonesia
The place to go for top quality handicrafts

If you are looking for local goods for yourself, friends, or family.....i found this place to have... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
James H
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Jl. M.H. Thamrin 11, Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

Sarinah is one of the first department stores in Jakarta and very centrally located. It is actually just across the street form the Artotel where I stayed. The mall definitely feels very old inside but the great thing about it is the handicraft section which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

If you are looking for local goods for yourself, friends, or family.....i found this place to have the best variety and options. Unfortunately you will pay full price as there is no negotiating available here. the 4th and 5th floors should have what you need.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank James H
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

As a mall nothing so special any more. Still one of the few places to buy souvenirs. Good foodcourt. Hero supermarket seems to go sharia when comparing lastig years

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank N5692FYpeterj
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Always go here for drinks and batik. Some say batik here a bit expensive, maybe but for me it has bigger ranges to choose from. Moreover every time I go to Jakarta, will stay at the nearby hotel.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DeenHanafi
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is hands down the best place I found for batik shopping in central Jakarta. The quality, colors, and designs are stunning, and the vendors have fabrics at different price points. I was in the market for the more economic printed batik fabric, but the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This shopping building has been around for over 30years and unfortunately nothing good they have except you can find a cheap good quality batik stuff for souvenir

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank yunitasadeli
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

A pretty tired looking department store, in urgent need of some love and modernisation. The McDonalds and KFC outside are more inviting. The steps into Sarinah are wobbly so be careful. Go straight to floor 5 for the handicrafts, there’s nothing else worth seeing here....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ArcticRoll
Reviewed 23 March 2018

A one stop center for all your local souvenir needs. Excellent quality. Fully air conditioned. Helpful staff. Shop in comfort.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank sza1968
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Simple, well maintained. Good souvenirs. Not clothings for big westerners, small sizes should have a go

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank N5692FYpeterj
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Back when we were visiting Ubud, we went to a crafts store mentioned in LP for its high quality textiles. At the time, I was a bit shocked by the price, and thought I would be able to find more reasonable gifts in Jakarta. Went...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Harsh N
19 January 2017|
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Response from abdullahhamza | Reviewed this property |
I visited Sarinah Thamrin Plazaal several times during my visits to Jakarta but most I concentrate on r clothes , once I bought a suite with 200 usd while real rate before discount is 500usd . it was a pierre cardin model