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the shop and the people that run it are just lovely!!!! #ourhappyaccident

we had just left Ballyskellig and had no plans to stop in Waterville but after hitting a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane A
Absolutely a must stop

Utterly wonderful little enterprise in the West of Ireland. Great products, thoroughly enthusiastic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gordon L
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Waterville Heritage Gallery at The Skellig Gift Store provides a great introduction to the wonderful array of local heritage sites and stories, not only in Waterville, but also across the Ring of Kerry and Iveragh Peninsula on Kerry's Wild Atlantic...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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New Line Road, Waterville, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we had just left Ballyskellig and had no plans to stop in Waterville but after hitting a significant pothole we coasted with our 2 flat tires right to this gem in the heart of Kerry. Alf the owner could not have been more helpful, calling...More

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your glowing review .We have all had driving misadventures , at some point in our lives, so I was glad to be in a position to assist to some small degree. Unfortunately due to the time lost at my shop you missed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Utterly wonderful little enterprise in the West of Ireland. Great products, thoroughly enthusiastic staff, online export service which we will most definitely use when we return to New Zealand. We absolutely loved visiting and talking to the most friendly people in the world. (my Irish...More

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind review , Yes our carriage paid online store is working very well for us .but its hard to beat the face to face experience of in store shopping , so try and get back to visit once again.meantime tell all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The shop is filled with quality gifts from around Ireland, including everything from wool sweaters, blankets, scarfs, and ponchos to Belleek China, several different types of Irish crystal, and Genesis figurines. They have something for everyone, including a children’s section with clothing, toys, and books....More

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks very much Barbara for taking the time to write this spectacular review! We really appreciate it. It was lovely to see you in the store again today! Many thanks again.

Reviewed 20 July 2018

High quality, well priced gifts and textiles. Free shipping and kind, knowledgeable staff. Great experience!More

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks very much for taking the time to write your kind review. Great to hear about your positive experience! We also offer free worldwide shipping on our online store skelliggiftstore.com which we welcome you to check out! Many thanks again and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018

Great store. Friendly, excellent customer service. Unique items & very informative historical/geographical info outdoors surrounding store. A must stop!

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks very much for your kind review. We love hearing about our customer experiences. Many thanks again and your welcome to check out our online store skelliggiftstore.com Hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 19 July 2018

We had a very enjoyable experience in your friendly Gift-Shop. We were very impressed with your offer of free world-wide shipping. The glasses I bought at half price arrived safely in Canada and were much appreciated by my close friend.More

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you for taking to the time to write your very kind review. We are delighted to hear about your experience and glad to hear your friend liked the glasses. We also offer free worldwide shipping on our new website which your are welcome to...More

Reviewed 13 July 2018

Bought several items in the store including pottery and they shipped them to our home in the US. They arrived in a few days (we were barely back home) and nothing broke due to the impeccable packaging. Thank you.

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks very much for taking the time to write your kind review. Great to hear everything arrived safe and sound! Hope to see you again sometime. In the meantime your welcome to check out our online store skelliggiftstore.com Many thanks again.

Reviewed 13 July 2018

Bought all of my gifts there, and so excited to give them. Beautiful things and very well made. Something for everyone on my list. Went back the last day to buy even more!More

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Great to hear about your positive experience at our store Dianne. We were very happy to welcome you back and hope to see you again. In the meantime your welcome to check out our new online store skelliggiftstsore.com Many thanks again for taking to the...More

Reviewed 13 July 2018

Friendly people and I got all my stuff with free shipment. When I was back from vacation everything was already delivered home. Will definitely come back or use the online store!

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks very much for taking the time to write your kind review. Delighted to hear about your positive experience. Looking forward to hearing from you in future! Thanks again.

Reviewed 11 June 2018

We stopped here to pick up some momentos of our trip to the area and I'm glad we did. We were helped by a beautiful young lady there and she suggested that we stop at Torc Waterfalls since we told her we were going to...More

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Skellig G, Owner at Skellig Gift Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you Eugene for your very kind review. We are delighted to hear about your visit to our store and glad you enjoyed the waterfalls! Hope to see you sometime soon again and in the meantime your welcome to check out our online store skelliggiftstore.com...More

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