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Gold Souk

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54 Al Khor St | Deira, near Gold Center Building, Dubai 75157, United Arab Emirates
The Creek
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 February 2006

This is a street full of jewellers shops selling all types of gold and jewellery. The shops are quite smart and the indian shopkeepers are friendly without being pushy. Haggling is a must and is done in a fairly relaxed good natured way. Be prepared...More

153  Thank englishrose
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 October 2011

Whilst in Dubai in June 2011 I visited the Deira Gold Souk. I purchased a set of diamond and gold earings from "Three Star Jewellery" at the Souk. As is the custom I bargined for the earrings. We agreed on a price however when the...More

75  Thank meeshaAuckland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Even if you’re not planning to buy gold, the Deira Gold Souk is a must-see when you’re in Dubai. Gold lined up from aisle to aisle, who wouldn’t get attracted just for the fun of it.

Thank NaziaK786
Reviewed 4 days ago

Since I came to Dubai, I haven't seen as much gold like this place has. It has a whole street full of shops for gold where you can actually invest your money on. Most of them sell diamonds, golds, and silvers. As a tourist, this...More

1  Thank chinovelasco12
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are into jewellery, especially fancy designs then this is the place for you. It's definitely not a place for gemstones but we saw some beautiful engagement and wedding sets. It is however more of a gold place as suggested by the name. In...More

Thank Ladykyat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Purchased a few pieces of gold and was charged double the market rate. Should have known something was not right by the way the store is sent up _ no signs displaying current pricing and no markers about the authencity of their product. You are...More

Thank Inspire05701072131
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the gold souk one Saturday afternoon hoping I could find a little something to treat myself to. However, the experience was so off putting that I only walked away with a few silver pieces from one of the only sellers that didn’t harass...More

Thank h1bah1ba
Reviewed 1 week ago

The old gold souk is a must visit when in Dubai. It's amazing to see all the gold and jewellery there. There is a lot of fake watches being hawked on the street but they are taking no for an answer. The shops are really...More

1  Thank bjoern_rici
Reviewed 1 week ago

the people harassing you to visit their shop is very distracting and significantly reduce the quality of the experience. Not only can you not take two steps without someone attempting to drag you to their shop, there were times when two to three people would...More

Thank Moe214
Reviewed 1 week ago

an amazing display of gold and jewellery at amazing prices. the location is intersting and walking through the souk is a challenge simply to get past the number of touts trying to entice one into their store. There is enough variety to keep one interested...More

Thank Geoff H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a feast for the eyes The Gold Souk is. You can find anything and everything in this amazing market. You need to take your time exploring everything before buying. Great bargains are found here. It is well worth the visit and one needs at...More

Thank MargaretD1443
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Gold Souk and others across the creek. This is an old town experience that is in great contrast to the otherwise glitz and glamor of Dubai. The contrast makes it that much more interesting. Shop after shop of gold dealers or textile...More

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Nearby
The Creek
The smell of frankincense hangs thick and heavy in the
air, waves lap gently at jetties, and market traders
call to passing tourists. The creek, originally the
place where pearl boats docked and left on missions to
uncover jewels from the deep, is where the city really
began. The Al Fahidi District on the Creekside is one
of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai, easily
recognizable with its iconic wind towers, the original
...More
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michelle9040
1 October 2018|
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Response from azam s | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they will ask you for a proof from where you got it. If you show them, everything is possible.
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junejacksonuk
1 August 2018|
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Response from D K | Reviewed this property |
That would depend on the size of the bangle and carrot of the gold you where after. I paid $460 AUS for a braclett and I got it valued on return to find it had a higher value back home. I would basically double my money if I... More
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markwilton71
8 July 2018|
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Response from azam s | Reviewed this property |
Usually, they will find you. Just hang around for some time, and someone will definitely approach you.
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