shop local Henry street xmas

If you’re planning to shop local this Christmas but need some inspiration then let us help you with our recommendation of shops to support near us!

Arnotts – Dublin 1

This department store is an iconic city centre spot. Located on Henry Street, one of the main shopping streets just off the Spire. The store has everything to help you find the ideal gift, from makeup to electricals, fashion to homeware; it’s a one stop shop for all of your Christmas needs. If you want to make an occasion of it – you can stay right here at the hotel and get a €50 Arnotts voucher if you book our Shop in the name of Love package!



This gift store is located on Georges Street and specialises in quirky gifts and homeware. If you want to get that special someone something unique, then look no further than this little gem of a store which always provides a friendly and helpful service! With a multitude of different options you are sure to find something for all budgets.



This boutique in Temple Bar is perfect for getting your hands on beautiful Irish gifts ranging from clothing to accessories to homeware. Given the challenging two years we’ve all had, it is more important than ever to Support Irish and shop local. If you can’t make it to the shop they are also online and they ship worldwide so you can send a piece of Ireland abroad! Check them out here


Christmas Markets

At the moment Dublin Castle and Guinness Storehouse markets are the only markets that have been officially announced as some of the others build up the anticipation. Christmas markets are the perfect spots to pick up little stocking fillers and taste some delicious Irish foods and beverages. Drink some hot chocolate and take a stroll to see the lights in the city to truly get into the festive spirit. Dates for the opening of Dublin Castle market are still to be announced and the Guinness Storehouse market opens November 27th.


Give the gift of a gibson gift voucher

Not sure what to get the person who has everything? Why not surprise them with a gift card for a stay here, or maybe a dinner voucher for our first dates restaurant – you can decide with our multitude of options! See more here



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