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Lihiniya Gems

Open Now: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Excellent service

I had been unable to get my mother's engagement ring off for 2 years and when one of the diamonds... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Krissmith24
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Patiently and helpfull

I wanted to buy some small sapphires and some other small and cheaper stones. The staff patiently... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anne L D
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Glostrup, Denmark
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Established in 1983 as one of the very few Jewellers at that time inside the "Fort" of Galle city, Southern Sri Lanka, Dealers in all kinds of Precious & Semi- Precious Gemstones. We have a large collection to choose from. Makers of fine hand...more
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42A Hospital Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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+94 91 2 224530
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had been unable to get my mother's engagement ring off for 2 years and when one of the diamonds fell out and was lost I knew I'd have to do something. Knowing we were coming to Sri Lanka I did a bit of research...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Krissmith24
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to buy some small sapphires and some other small and cheaper stones. The staff patiently helped me find the stones I liked. I am very satisfied.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancé and I stopped into Lihiniya Gems during our visit to Galle and had a wonderful experience. Irshad was kind, warm, and helpful without being pushy at all. He helped us pick out a beautiful blue sapphire stone for my engagement ring at a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
3  Thank lalalavoie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We want to thank you for your amability and listening skill to help us choosing a nice necklace. we are very pleased of it Christine and Patrick

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Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank ChrisetPat92100
lihiniyagems, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you both for your kind words and review. Reviews help us be motivated on service and quality. Thank you once again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I lost a ear ring I had bought 3 years ago from Lithinlya gems and they made a replacement for me within a couple of weeks and sent it to England. Incredibly efficient and very helpful. Highly recommendedMore

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank ficarpenter
lihiniyagems, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Fiona for your review. We are glad we could help and that is exactly what we do. We are in the process of building long term relationships with our customers new and old alike. We wish you well and hope we see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very happy with our purchase from Lihiniya Gems. Irshad was great to work with and showed us a selection of loose gems in our price range and then set the stone in a simple platinum band. He even met us in Colombo to deliver the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank bitmarg
lihiniyagems, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you both for popping into our store and commissioning the ring of your choice. We are delighted to have made it and thank you for trusting us to deliver it in time for your return.

Reviewed 9 February 2019

Lihiniya Gems is our most trusted jeweler in Sri Lanka. Government approved, honest pricing and best quality makes this our first stop every time we arrive at Galle Fort. This family-owned jeweler gives the best customer service by treating you just as if you were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank lolaluvstravel
lihiniyagems, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lengthy review. We are humbled by your recommendation of us as always here on tripadvisor and in person through your friends and family. Customers like you have certainly helped us build our business for over 3 decades and we cannot thank...More

Reviewed 8 February 2019

My wife and I purchased some beautiful jewelry from Lihiniya when we visited Galle. We have since purchased more of their products remotely from Australia, We always recommend that any friends visiting Galle shop with them. Super highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank Peter R
lihiniyagems, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2019

Thank you for ordering from us and we hope to hear from you more in the near future. Kind regards

Reviewed 3 February 2019

We stumble across Lihiniya Gems whilst staying in Galle at the beginning of our holiday in Sri Lanka. The service was relaxed and the team were informative without being pushing or aggressive. They have lots of beautiful jewellery in the store but are also able...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Lizzie P
lihiniyagems, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2019

Thank you for your review and we thank you and your friend both for popping in to our store. It was an absolute delight helping you both choose to design your rings and modify another. We hope to hear from you both in the near...More

Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Chanced upon Lihiniya after reading good reviews on route to Galle. It's easy to miss them as they do not have a fanciful facade unlike the bigger brands. However, their service is nothing short of excellence. The owner of the shop is helpful and patient...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank MsAng-Bitez
lihiniyagems, Owner at Lihiniya Gems, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you and we hope to see you once again at our store. It is always a pleasure designing new jewellery and we hope you enjoyed the experience.

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Maria E
20 September 2017|
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Response from Lihiniya | Property representative |
Hello Maria, Thank you for contacting us. Please send us an email or a message through our website so that we can send you some suggestions and information in detail. Logistics is not a problem since we can meet your... More
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LittleInn O
8 October 2015|
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Response from Lahir | Property representative |
No we are in Galle Fort. It's city in the south of Sri Lanka. Please call us on +94912224530
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Alli4sure
18 March 2015|
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Thank you I will call once I arrive.
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