If you’ve missed visiting shops these past few months and are looking for the ultimate shopping experience, then look no further than Cork! While Cork City itself is home to high street stores, local boutiques, and gift stores, there are also some great indoor shopping centres that can be reached by a very short public transport ride.
Here is our guide to the perfect shopping trip, to make sure you don’t miss any of the wonderful shops in Cork!
Shopping in Cork
Cork City Shopping
Thinking of hitting the shops in Cork City? Clayton Hotel Cork City is less than a 2-minute walk from all the major shops. Brown Thomas is on the notorious St Patrick’s Street, where you will find the world’s most exclusive brands. This is a one-stop luxury shop where you can get a special gift for everyone in the family.
Opera Lane is a hub for fashion in Cork. Located just off of St. Patrick’s Street and it has something for everyone no matter your style, from New Look, River Island, Next, Gap, and Tommy Hilfiger, The English Market is located near here too.
Oliver Plunkett Street is one of Cork’s oldest shopping streets, home to small boutiques and niche stores such as Lush, L’Occitane, and Olori.
For Children, there is Pinocchio’s Toy Shop on Paul St., which stocks bespoke wooden toys, or Smyths Toys on Maylor Street.
Mahon Point Shopping Centre
Mahon Point is a short bus journey from Clayton Hotel Cork City or a 10-minute car journey. The Cork shopping centre has all you’ll need under one roof, from fashion, jewelry, cosmetics, shoes, and accessories. It is also home to the Omniplex Cinema and has a dedicated Children’s Play Area to keep the children occupied while you shop.
Wilton Shopping Centre
This is another shopping centre, which is a short bus journey or by a 10-minute car journey from the hotel. It is Cork’s second-biggest shopping centre with over 60 shops under its roof, most popular for its Penney’s store where you can grab a bargain or two.
Book your Shopping Break in Cork
Clayton hotel Cork city is perfectly located for hitting the shops, the hotel is in the middle of the city which means you can shop until you drop while surrounded by restaurants and bars. See our Cork city hotel deals and book now!