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The Loom

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Amzaing place

We didn't come to Athens to buy a carpet, but we walked into The Loom and were amazing by all the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lydiaaa99
We found our dream carpet !

We spent a couple of hours at the shop and we had a lovely morning, which was quite a challenge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Damien V
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We didn't come to Athens to buy a carpet, but we walked into The Loom and were amazing by all the choices, patterns, colors and traditional prints! we ended up having 5 rugs shipped home! the customer service was lovely, Vahan must have shown us...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lydiaaa99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a couple of hours at the shop and we had a lovely morning, which was quite a challenge because we came in with our baby who is easily bored. The guys there were welcoming, helpful, patient, never pushy, and we took the time...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Damien V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worked with Theo and his nephew Lovely people !!! I only went to the loom because of the 5 star reviews on trip advisor. Yes Theo would have shown us many many rugs. Truly honest people One runner had to be rewoven to accommodate a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank fellacher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While this store front doesn't draw you in , the sales force can! We went in with the idea that we would start our search for the perfect rug for our living room. After explaining what we were looking for, the very first rug was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BWGA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once you arrived to The Loom, in my opinion, the best carpet store in Athens, Greece, you are welcome by Theo, the owner, and Vachan, the manager, and started living the history of this ancient and historic city throughout the anecdotes of the carpets embroidery...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LDG2003
Reviewed 11 January 2019

today I took my lovely new carpet from my local shipping agency. I appreciated the detailed pics "the loom" team sent to me and like that I could really imagine how my new rug looks like and indeed it looks gorgeous! Very fair price, no...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

We visited the Loom in April 2018 and bought beautiful rugs. As promised, the rugs arrived soon after our return home. No problems at all because they took care of us completely! It is wonderful to find honest business people so far from home who...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank drmdlewis
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Jacob was very attentive yet not “pushy” showing us the many beautiful embroidered products. Highly recommend. We bought a gorgeous colorful bed covering to enjoy for years to come!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travel4544
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

This is the best rug shop in all of Athens. They have a great range of styles, designs, and fabrics and fantastic quality. Theo was knowledgable about the patterns and was able to make some recommendations for me. I bought two large rugs shipped for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 22 November 2018

We peeked into The Loom after the shop caught our attention one evening in the meandering lanes of the Plaka. The Loom offers very beautiful handmade rugs sourced primarily from Greece and Armenia. Theo persuaded us to venture further into this family owned shop, which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Chase M
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Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
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Lovetotravelbug123
8 May 2018|
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Response from vahan361 | Property representative |
Hello our dear friends, We have rugs from all over the world. We also have many Greek rugs. We also carry beautiful traditional embroideries, wall hangings, flokati rugs, pillows and many more.
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Darla G
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Hello Darla, your packets have been shipped the 22nd of August. Please contact us on Facebook so we can give you more personal answers about the tracking number and everything else you need. Thank you very much, The Loom... More
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