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“Shoppers Paradise” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Blarney Woollen Mills

Blarney Woollen Mills
Ranked #2 of 9 things to do in Blarney
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: What was once a small souvenir shop in a thatched cottage on wheels is now the largest Irish store in the World. Located in the small village of Blarney which is famous for the Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills now occupies a space of 60,000 square ft and is a key feature of the renowned Irish village.
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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337 reviews
137 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
“Shoppers Paradise”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2013

We went to Blarney but did not want to go to the Blarney Stone so decided to have a look around the Woollen Mill Shop and Restaurant.It is much the same as any Woollen Mill Shop but the choice of Aran knitwear for men and women was amazing and while we thought the prices were high I spoke to a few tourists from various countries and they thought things were really good value. It is a lovely clean shop on three floors and the staff were most helpful. There is a restaurant on the premises which is very large and well presented with lovely clean toilets all on one level so good for disabled people. Outside there are picnic tables beside the river but it is a very busy car park and children really should be well supervised in that area. I have to say we went to the pub which is attached to the Mill and sat outside with a meal and a drink in the sunshine and it was excellent This is somewhere well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Visited June 2013
Thank Sonia B
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Palm Harbor, Florida
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Shopping was a delight at Blarney Woolen Mills”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2013

What a delightful shopping experience at Blarney Woolen Mills! The displays were beautiful, the prices reasonable, and the staff was helpful. They offer free shipping, which is wonderful; you don't have to keep track of your packages, or worry about having to pack them (with added weight) for the trip home.

Visited May 2013
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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8 reviews
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“perfect shopping experience in Ireland!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2013

I was at Blarney woolen Mills for the first time in April of this year. Walked into the doors and thought I had died and gone to Heaven. Everything Irish....beautiful things and lovely staff with very reasonable prices. Shipped all my purchases home...shipping was free...and that was such a plus. Didn't have to try to carry and keep track of all my things for the remaining 10 days of my stay. Everything arrived at my home in a timely manner and was very professionally wrapped and packed. Perfect shopping experience and I will be sure to go back when I return to Ireland next year! Highly recommend shopping with them online, too. Ive made three orders since my return home in May and have had nothing but top notch service and complete satisfaction!

Visited April 2013
Thank Pat P
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Arkansaw, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“They have it all!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2013

A great place to shop for Irish items. They had a little of everything. We loved the sales. We found some super bargains. We had to buy a duffle bag to get all the unique things home.

Visited June 2013
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71 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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“great choice”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2013

We often stop here to shop on the way back to Shannon airport. A great wee selection of shops and a nice pub to have a bite to eat. All the staff in the shops are very helpful. Easy to park and child friendly. Clean and tidy restrooms.

Visited December 2012
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