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Haughty sales staff

I wanted to buy a sleeping bag and I was handed a piece of paper that had prices for various... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
IQKaur
,
Bengaluru, India
via mobile
Supplied good qaulity rental gear

My partner and I hired a sleeping bag, liner, down jacket and two hiking packs for 13 days for less... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
jonboi8
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Brisbane, Australia
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Apr 25, 2018
“Haughty sales staff”
Feb 13, 2018
“Supplied good qaulity rental gear”
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

I went to these shop for the endless positive online reviews about this shop. Despite wanting to purchase some gear there, i just found extremely unfriendly staff, bossing me around, with a fastidious demeanor when I asked for something. Although I tried, it was just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Like most people, I was drawn here by the endless positive reviews online. The place is very small, but the staff knows exactly what you need, so you don’t have to browse. I bought quite a lot of things, and although everything is fake, it’s...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

I was in 2 minds to but gear in Australia or wait til I arrived in Nepal. After doing a stack of research I decided to wait til I got to Nepal. Many people suggested Shonas and I was mot disappointed. The gear in Kathmandu...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

I wanted to buy a sleeping bag and I was handed a piece of paper that had prices for various season’s bags. No suggestions, no dialogue - the staff just turned attention to another shopper. I think all the positive attention they receive in the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank IQKaur
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Having read no end of positive praise in blogs and forums, I was excited to visit Shona’s ahead of my hike to Everest base camp to purchase and hire gear. I browsed the shop for 10 minutes making a note about gear I would need...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

My partner and I hired a sleeping bag, liner, down jacket and two hiking packs for 13 days for less than 100aud for both of us. We were not hassled into buying or renting anything we did not need therefore highly recommend this shop for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank jonboi8
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