Shopping Breaks in Dublin

Just a short stroll away from Maldron Hotel Parnell Square are Dublin’s main shopping areas.

Whether you are looking for classic Irish souvenirs to remember your Irish trip or browse the high street shops, the shopping districts in Dublin will not disappoint.

Shopping in Dublin city focuses on the two main pedestrianised shopping streets – Grafton Street and Henry Street as well as the smaller shopping streets and areas located off the main streets. Both streets are just either side of the River Liffey and only a few minutes’ walk apart but both areas have a distinctly different buzz and identity.

Henry Street

Henry Street is one of two main shopping streets in Dublin and is one of the most popular shopping streets in Dublin. It has some of Irelands most loved names in high street fashion including River Island, New Look and Zara. The street also has two shopping centres – Jervis Street Shopping Centre and The Ilac Centre which contain high street fashion, accessories, electrical and food outlets. The street also has two shopping centres – Jervis Street Shopping Centre and The Ilac Centre which contain high street fashion, accessories, electrical and food outlets. The street is also home to two prominent department stores; Debenhams and Arnotts.

Arnotts is Irelands largest department store and offers an unparalleled choice of Irish and international brands in gifts, crystal glassware, fashion, furniture, sportswear, children’s wear, fragrance and beauty products. The store has a dedicated Irish shop and whether you’re looking for a quick bite or an afternoon coffee and cake, there is a choice of four comfortable cafes and restaurants. A trip to Henry Street is not complete without visiting this department store. Henry Street is just a 4 minute walk from Maldron Hotel Parnell Square.

Grafton Street

Grafton Street is the other main shopping street in Dublin and is located a 1.5km from Maldron Hotel Parnell Square. This is one of Dublin’s most prominent shopping districts and the flagship store Brown Thomas is located here. Brown Thomas offers shoppers a range of designer clothing, accessories, cosmetics and other luxury items. Grafton Street is the perfect place for window shopping, relaxing and enjoying a coffee in one of the many local cafes, pubs or restaurants.

Choose a convenient city centre hotel for your shopping trip to Dublin and be close to all the best shops in the city.


  • Convention Centre Dublin

    Local Area

    An excellent choice for any type of break

  • St. Patricks Festival Dublin

    Dublin Festivals & Events

    A rich array of exciting and fun festivals and events to attend throughout the year.

  • St. Patricks Cathedral Dublin City

    Sightseeing break in Dublin

    Be in the centre of all Dublin’s main attractions

    LET'S GO
  • Arctic Monkeys Band

    What's On

    Explore the festivals and events of Dublin City


Search our FAQs

Common Questions


Book a room

minus 1 night-plus 1 night+


Thank you for signing up to our newsletter.


There has been an error and you have not been signed up to the newsletter. Please try again. If the problem persists, please contact us.

We use cookies to improve your browsing experience and to provide advertising which we believe may be of interest to you. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. To find out how to manage and disable cookies please read our cookie policy.

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.