The 7 best tailors of Hoi An
Lots of tourists come to Hoi An in the hope of having tailored clothes within just a few days and at reasonable prices. Since there are nearly 400 cloth shops and tailor shops compact in this small town, there is a wide assortment for customers of all tastes to select. However, this multitude of shops also results in the fact that most tourists find themselves overwhelmed when picking the One amongst these.
This article would give you some recommendations of the shops that have the most positive reviews and feedbacks, as well as by word of mouth locally.
1. YALY COUTURE - 358 Nguyen Duy Hieu St., Hoi An - Tel: +84-510.3914995
Showroom 1: 47 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An Town, Viet Nam. Tel: +84-510 3910474 or 84-510 3923415
Showroom 2: 47 Tran Phu Street, Hoi An, Viet nam. Tel: + 84-510 3861119
Showroom 3: 358 Nguyen Duy Hieu Street, Hoi An Town, Viet Nam. Tel: + 84- 510 3914995
Showroom 4: 580 Cua Dai Street, Hoi An Town, Viet Nam. Tel: + 84-510 3914997
Yaly is probably the most popular name if you ask for a good tailor in Hoi An. Professional, the most variety of fabric available in town, high quality… are what to mention about this tailor. It’s a good place to have elaborate items made: apparel with sequins, ruffles, multiple layers of fabric, bead work and embroidery, etc. Despite being the most expensive in town, Yaly has won acclaim as the higher prices go with the higher and guaranteed quality and efficient service.
2. A DONG SILK - 40 Le Loi, Hoi An. Tel: (+84.510)3 910579/3 861386
Website: http://www.adongsilk.com/ - Email: [email protected]
A Dong Silk is especially favoured for their quality and attentive service. The secret of A Dong Silk’s success may lie in their care to customer satisfaction, since most customers appraised the staff there for being very friendly and patient, as well as their knowledge of how the fabrics work with different garments and their high tailoring skill. Their wide range of fabric can also please most people.
Not a cheap one but still definitely reasonable for such a high quality of clothes and service like that!
3. LANA TAILOR - 130 Tran Phu St. /94 Le Loi St - Tel: +84-510.2212240/ 84-510.3911211
Lana has a large selection of designs to choose from. Though this shop has a better choice of designs and fabrics for women than for men, anyone can possibly be impressed by amazing girls at this tailor. Their enjoyment of work and their hospitality can make having clothes at Lana a really memorable experience. So if you’re looking for a reasonably priced shop, not the upmarket like Yaly but still with good quality, Lana isn’t a bad idea.
4. BAO KHANH SILK - 101 Tran Hung Dao St., Hoi An, Vietnam. Tel: +84-510. 3861 818
Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.baokhanhsilk.com
This popular tailors specialising in made-to-measure fashion, formal wear and casual clothing has once been featured in The Sunday Times Travel as the best cloth shop in Vietnam and the second in 25 best cloth shops in the world. Bao Khanh has a dazzling range of silks, a talented team of tailors and wallet-pleasing prices. Here you can buy sil dresses from £15 and coats from £20!
5. THU THUY - 60 Le Loi St.,/54 Nguyen Thai Hoc St./88 Tran Phu St., Hoi An.
Tel: 84-510.3861699/84-510910699/84-510.3911699 - Email: [email protected]
Thu Thuy is the oldest and largest shop in town. Named for its owner - Madamme Thu Thuy, this shop has been in business since 1989. Ever since then, they has well-maintain and develop their name as one of the best place for tourists to have a deluxe suit, or beautiful and fitted dress made-to-measure in the shortest time. In addition, with their attention to details, smiling service, and pleasant surroundings with a coffee bar and free Internet access, this shop can make your waiting a real pleasure.
6. TONY the TAILOR - 294 Nguyen Duy Hieu, Hoi An -Tel: (84-510) 861 923
Tony and his family opened their tailor shop in 1996. Despite being a little outside of the main traffic area, the family-run shop is still very highly regarded since they have a great reputation for warm, friendly service and reasonable prices. Men's suits are especially well done here and men also like this place more since the owners can give them a lot of advice on the materials.
7. B’LAN SILK - 23 Tran Phu Street - Tel: +84-510.3861866
This tailor store is within an old house, built more than 200 years ago. Therefore, customers can have a free tour around the house before having their clothes made by professional and skillful staff. The owner of the house and the shop is Ms. Bich Lan (B’Lan) who is very sweet, hospitable and known for her “no-bargaining policy”. Here every customer can be sure that they all get fixed but very reasonable prices.