Grafton Street is Dublin's most popular and upmarket shopping street.
Grafton Street, located between Trinity College and St Stephen's Green is the more smart shopping area with fashionable stores such as Brown Thomas, the department store catering for many designer showcases, both foreign and local. Dublin's leading and most exclusive jewellers, Weirs, is also here, as well as the most popular of the famous Bewley's Cafés.
Other Popular Department Stores such as Marks & Spencers and BT2 and smaller high street chains including Vero Moda, Next, Oasis, A-Wear, River Island can all be found on Grafton Street. Up market stores such as Pia Bang, Reiss, Monsoon and Laura Ashley can also be found on this Dublin shopping street.
Grafton Street is an ideal place for buying footwear. Shoe-shops like Korkys, Zerep, Barretts, Nine West and Bally provide a wide range of quality shoes. For gifts, there's the Dublin bookshop, the Body Shop, Tie rack, the Dublin Jewellery institution that is Weirs, along with other jewellers like Ernest Jones, Gavronski, West and another branch of Fields. There's the Camera Centre and a Spectra Photo to get your pictures developed. If you've phone troubles, there are branches of O2, Vodaphone and Carphone Warehouse. There are three pharmacies including a Boots, various banks and a few newsagents.
What more could you ask for??
If you plan on taking a trip to Grafton Street, why not make a full event of it and stay a night at Bewleys Hotels.
Bewleys Hotels Dublin offers a selection of hotels near Grafton Street. The closest hotel to Grafton is Bewley's Hotel Ballsbridge. This particular hotel is a short 15 minute walk and offers great value rates. Just what you need, so you can shop till you drop.