Galway City Shopping
Galway is a vibrant, eclectic city and the shopping experience here is no different. A wander down Shop Street offers a typical high street experience at first glance. But take a closer look and you’ll find a host of specialist and artisan shops, full of hidden treasures, just waiting to be discovered.
If you prefer to have it all under one roof, the Corrib Shopping Centre will have you spoilt for choice too. With so many options, you’re sure to find the perfect keepsake to bring a piece of Galway back home with you.
All of Galway’s main shopping amenities are right on our doorstep, so wherever you go, you’re only ever just steps away from The Hardiman. Drop your bags and enjoy a signature cocktail or a delicious meal in Gaslight Brasserie on your return. We look forward to welcoming you back after a long day’s shopping.
Recommended Shops in Galway
Fallers Jewellers is in the heart of Galway on Williamsgate Street, just off Eyre Square. A proud part of Galway since 1879, Fallers Jewellers provides beautiful jewellery, custom-made diamonds and gold rings. Their offering is perfectly paired with knowledgeable attentive service from their team.
The Galway Market
Located beside St Nicholas Collegiate Church, the market opens Saturdays and Bank Holidays from 8am to 6pm and Sundays 12 noon to 6pm.
Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop
Located in the heart of Galway City, Charlie Byrnes Bookshop stocks over 50,000 used, new and remaindered titles on subjects ranging from popular fiction to Irish interest to art and archaeology. Its one of Galway’s absolute treasures and much loved by locals
Judy Greene’s Pottery & Gifts
Judy Greene’s pottery is produced using traditional skills of craft-potters. Judy’s workshop is situated on Kirwan’s Lane and has a vast array of beautiful crafts on display
Cloon Keen Atelier is a family-run niche perfumery, creating unique products for the body, bath and home. A trained perfumer is always on hand to offer advice on their Galway made products. Their chic little shop is located in the heart of Galway’s Medieval district on Quay Street. their “Exotic Woods” Range is a real favourite of The Hardiman
McCambridge’s of Galway is a family owned Deli and Fine Foods Shop and Restaurant located in the heart of Galway city centre. McCambridge’s has been selling gourmet food, wine and hampers since 1925. They specialise in supplying only the best products, sourcing both locally and internationally.
Located just across from the Spanish Arch at the bottom of Quay street. Very popular Galway shop selling a magical mix of fine antique and contemporary jewels and a wide range of antiques. Prepare to be awed.
Brown Thomas occupies a premier site on Eglinton Square in the centre of Galway, Ireland’s capital of culture and a city with a unique and distinctive energy. The store stocks a fabulous selection of Irish and International fashion, accessories and beauty brands for men and women.
On high street, as you walk towards Quay street Ó’Máille’s store incorporates the finest elements of traditional Irish manufacturing with a contemporary range of Irish knitwear, tweeds, rainwear and unique designs for men, women and children.
Large gift and souvenir shop in the centre of Galway City. The Ground floor hosts a selection of China, Crystal, Pottery, Figurines, Linen and Irish Products. One of the first gift shops ever opened in Galway.
Gaiety Antique Store
The pieces that find a home in The Gaiety Antique & Vintage Stores on Eglington St come literally from all over the world. staff in store are so helpful and you will find that the team run a number of regular craft and decorating workshops.
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