The Avoca store in Connemara, on Ireland's dramatic Atlantic coast is situated right on the shores of Ballinakil Bay on the main Clifden - Westport road at Letterfrack. A must-see for visitors to Connemara, the shop combines the very best of Irish crafts, gifts, clothes and soft furnishings, all with a view out across a magnificent rugged coastline and rolling hills of Connemara National Park. <br/><br/>
It is the ideal place to pick up gifts or something special for yourself. There's something for everyone from womenswear to outdoor gear to delicious food from the Avoca Pantry range, perfect for that beach or mountainside picnic on the Twelve Pins.<br/><br/>
There is also a large selection of scarves, rugs and throws in fine mohairs, lambswool and cashmere in many cases woven at the family Mill in Avoca Village, Co Wicklow.<br/><br/>
Working for many years with talented Irish craftspeople, the store provides an exciting selection of exclusive gifts and accessories including glass, leather, pottery, silk, ironwork, jewellery, organic farming produce, perfumes and candles. Avoca is an Irish family-run business that spans one of the world's oldest surviving manufacturing companies and Ireland's most exciting stores. The beautifully bright and airy café is also worth a visit to rest tired legs after a morning of sightseeing.
The home of handcrafted Irish Jewellery. Blacoe Jewellery are committed to providing our customers with an unrivalled selection of handmade jewellery. Feel free to browse our range of Claddagh Rings, Wedding Rings and Celtic Jewellery plus Blacoe Jewellers own range of products, created at our Galway workshop.
Ceardlann Spiddal Craft Village and Café is located at the entrance to Spiddal Village, just beside the beach, overlooking the beautiful Galway Bay, Cliffs of Moher and the Aran Islands. Here you will find 10 craft workers designing, creating, making and selling their work. This unique and very accessible craft village, is a "must stop" for visitors interested in culture, heritage and craft.
Claddagh Jewellers are based in the heart of Galway City, Ireland, the traditional home of the Claddagh Ring. A family run business trading since 1967, we are the makers of The Authentic Claddagh Ring. From Galway with Love.
Cobwebs is a must on the shopping
schedule of any visitor to Galway with
an interest in high quality antique and
It was established in 1972 in a derelict
building that was brought back to
life by the owner. That very building,
overlooking the Spanish Arch, has since
featured in a Bord Faille advertising
campaign on Fifth Avenue New York.
That revival is echoed in the store itself,
which gives beautiful antique jewellery a
new lease of life.
There is an excellent selection of
antique and modern jewels, engagement
rings and one of a kind gifts under
its roof. From brooches to bracelets,
Cobwebs has an impeccable stock for any
The owner, Phyllis McNamara, has
managed to combine her passion and
background in fine art with a thriving
business. She has also studied with
Sotheby's London and Cartier London.
Customers are assured of expert advice
from Phyllis and her staff on items they
are interested in purchasing. The team at
Cobwebs is as proud of its expertise and
outstanding service as much as the fine
assortment of stock on offer.
Dating from 1879, Fallers of Galway has long been a prime source of Claddagh rings, many of which are made on the premises. It also sells Celtic crosses, some inlaid with Connemara marble, as well as gold and silver jewelry and crystal. Located on Williamsgate street, just off Eyre Square.
From stylish seasonal fashion to
handmade jewellery, dazzling crystal
and pottery to contemporary interior
design, you'll find many
wonderful Irish and internationally
designed products at the Kilkenny Shop
in Galway, offering a unique selection of
the very best of Irish! At the Kilkenny Shop Galway,
you can find some of your favourite
Irish brands under one roof, including
Waterford Crystal, Orla Kiely,
Nicholas Mosse, Alan Ardiff, Fee G
and Newbridge Silverware to name
but a few. And if you're visiting from
outside the city, you can find the perfect
memento to mark your trip, whether it's
some authentic Irish pottery or a piece of
our very own Galway Crystal, designed
and produced on the outskirts of Galway
A visit to the Kilkenny Shop Galway on High Street in Galway
is like no other, with the store's beautiful
array of products nestled in a 16th
century listed building in the very centre
of the city. Overseas customers can also
avail of Kilkenny's Tax Free Shopping
and enjoy one of the best shipping rates
in the country, with a flat -rate of just
£29.95 to deliver anywhere in the EU
and USA. No trip to Galway is complete
without a visit to the alluringly charming
O' Dalaigh Jewellers is a unique family run hand crafted jewellery workshop in Clifden, Co. Galway. Making jewellery and commission metal work since the early Seventies, we also make one off, unique pieces to your design. We have expertise in wedding rings, sculptural wax carving, metal carving, etching, fabrication, stone setting, we work in any metal and any carat, and would be delighted to give you a price quote on any project you might have in mind. The Family tradition is being carried on by our son Jonathan who is trained as a jeweller, and is working in our family run jewelry shop, located in main street Clifden.
For a truly unique piece of jewellery
crafted to the highest standards, pay a
visit to Silverwood Jewellery, located on
Inside, the compact store is artfully
arranged and all the display cases are
full of unique pieces. There is a wide
variety of brooches, necklaces, pendants,
earrings and rings on offer with high
quality materials such as handcrafted
gold and silver, freshwater pearls, semi
precious stones and marcasite.
Styles vary from Celtic to abstract to
those inspired by nature. Silverwood has
an exclusive bridal range called Lily's
Bridal, available both in store and on the
comprehensive website. This range of
handmade bespoke jewellery and hair
accessories are guaranteed to add extra
sparkle to your big day.<br/><br/>
Customers will definitely find that
special something for that special
someone, even if that someone is you!
Proprietor, Paula O'Meara, is
passionate about jewellery and all pieces
have the Irish Hallmarked Silver Stamp
of quality. Silverwood prides itself on
excellent customer service and can help
you find and customise the perfect piece
you or a loved one will treasure forever.
Discover Connemara, a beautifully scenic region just north of Galway City with Lally Tours. This tour includes stops at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Gardens, Leenane Village, Killary Fjord and the village of An Spidéal overlooking Galway Bay.
Cliffs of Moher & The Burren Day Tour
The unmissable Cliffs of Moher & Burren Tour with Lally Tours includes up to 2 hours at the cliffs and includes stops at the lunar-like Burren region, Dunguaire Castle, Aillwee Caves & Birds of Prey Centre and the charming village of Doolin overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Cliffs of Moher Express Bus
A Non-Stop Express Shuttle Service to the Cliffs of Moher with Lally Tours. Experience Ireland’s natural, mysterious, 214m (702 ft) high cliffs and interactive visitor centre. You’ll have 2 full hours to explore on your own before heading back to Galway.
Galway City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
Explore Galway with one of Lally Tours' friendly guides to learn about this colourful city and see it from the best vantage point: an open top bus! You’ll see everything from medieval walls in the city centre to the sandy beaches of Salthill. Hop on and off as much as you’d like and your ticket is valid for 24 hours.