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La Escondida

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Warm welcome to tourists - January 1

As the majority of stores were closed on January 1, we were delighted to fall into this store, with... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
LadyGodiva18
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Upscale, Gorgeous, leather and wool Artisian Boutique

This shop is located directly across the street from Hotel Alma Historical. It is a wonderfully... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Tracy S
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2 Feb 2018
“Warm welcome to tourists - January 1”
7 Mar 2017
“Upscale, Gorgeous, leather and wool Artisian Boutique”
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Circunvalacion Durango 375 | Plaza Zabala, Montevideo 11006, Uruguay
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

As the majority of stores were closed on January 1, we were delighted to fall into this store, with its elegant well crafted products. The two people that were on duty that day were able to communicate very well in the English language, understood the...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

This shop is located directly across the street from Hotel Alma Historical. It is a wonderfully curated leather goods and wool boutique along with many other treasures The owner and her daughter were there both lovely and helpful in describing the history and origin of...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2016

Carefully chosen, good quality products. Really the best place in Montevideo if you wish to take home something classically Urugauyan. I thought the prices quite reasonable. Friendly and elegant service.

Thank Annukka K
laescondidamvd, Propietario at La Escondida, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Thank you very much! We really appreciate your feedback, and we are very grateful to you. Yours sincerely, María Eugenia Vázquez

Reviewed 4 February 2016

We actually stopped in twice on our 1 day walking around Montevideo. The owners are so friendly and helpful. My husband got an amazing belt made out of capybara. The owners showed us a picture of the animal since we weren't familiar. The leather is...More

Thank LPLoveToTravel
laescondidamvd, Propietario at La Escondida, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to serve you and your husband! u were super nice! We are very glad that you have choosen our products. It was a pleasure to serve you! Yours faithfully, María Eugenia Vázquez

Reviewed 29 November 2015

We were staying at a hotel on the same square as this lovely shop in the historic district of Montevideo. The first time we went in we took in all the beautiful leather items and handmade things from Uruguay. A lovely woman helped us. Our...More

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laescondidamvd, Propietario at La Escondida, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Hi pam! Thank you so much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to serve you! We are very glad that you have choosen our products. Yours faithfully, María Eugenia Vázquez

Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Just came back from this store. My boyfriend and I loved everything in this shop. We looked at everything, fell in love with most of what we touched. Yes, it's expensive. It's real fine leather and the Brazilian real is undervalued. So, most things in...More

Thank LarissaFernandes
laescondidamvd, Propietario at La Escondida, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2015

Larissa We really appreciate your feedback and we are very grateful to you. We are very glad that you have choosen our products. Kind regards!

Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped here looking for a Matè. We had a great time while in the store and the owners were super nice. We even got behind the counter to bet a better look at the selection.

Thank Scott G
laescondidamdeo, Propietario at La Escondida, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2015

Thank you sooo much Scott!! we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

The service was fantastic. Engaged and very helpful. Highly recommend La Escondida to anyone looking for leather goods or gaucho items.

Thank Alex L
laescondidamdeo, Propietario at La Escondida, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2015

Thank you so much Alex! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 26 January 2015

The Cavallero family enterprise is a very handsome shop run by mother, father and daughter on a lovely square just above the port area and with very carefully selected leather and woolen goods of the highest quality at very fair prices. It was a high...More

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Response from laescondidamdeo | Property representative |
Good afternoon! How are you? We are not open on sunday, and neither this monday, because it is a public holiday. Ok tuesday we open regularly. We are open from monday to friday from 10 am to 6 pm, and saturday from 10 am to... More
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