Clontarf Christmas Gift Guide

13 Dec 2011

Clontarf Christmas Gift GuideShop Local This Christmas

Thank you for all of the positive comments on our entertainment guide issued on Thursday.

Today, we are issuing the Christmas Gift Guide, just in time for the busiest shopping week of the year...

There are some great options listed and by shopping locally, you are helping to support local businesses.

Avoid the crowds, the rush, car parking charges and check out what local businesses have to offer for your gift shopping this Christmas.

Spar - Vernon Ave & Stiles Rd

Heading out to a party? Grab that last minute bottle of wine. Limited stock of Domaine Des Anges now available at only €9.99 per bottle. (Best quality wine for under a tenner in Clontarf!). Other brands start at just €5.99

Last minute gifts? Think of the bookstore at Spar Vernon. Newly published books on your doorstep.

2012 Calendars. Previously sold out. New stock just arrived. Clontarf themed Christmas cards at only €5.99 per six pack.

1st Class Letting & Property Management

For the Christmas period, free property cleaning service, valued at €200, with every new property let.

Rory McDyer Travel Ltd.

Make Christmas Gift Buying easier.

Travel Vouchers available. Any amount acceptable, easy to wrap, easy to post - if you want to pay a larger amount in instalments, that’s acceptable too !

Make your Christmas gift last a long little voucher will lead to a memory that will last a lifetime!

Gareth Brennan Architects

Once Christmas is over and the cold dark days of January arrive, thoughts may turn to a warmer, brighter, more spacious home. With construction costs at an all-time low and carbon taxes & energy costs on the rise, bringing light, space and energy efficiency into your home may just be the answer to ending another cold Winter and welcoming Spring.

Book a free one-hour no-obligation consultation at our offices on Vernon Avenue, before 23rd December, and Clontarf residents will receive a 10% reduction on professional fees for all subsequent engagements.

Buzzy Bees Montessori

Enrol your child in December 2011 to start at our school in January 2012 and receive a gift of a free children’s yoga class.

Places for January are limited so early booking is advisable to ensure you don’t miss out on this magical fun filled gift.

Mark Stevens Barbers

Award winning ‘Lock Stock and Barrel’ men’s grooming products now available.

Great Christmas stocking fillers! Haircut gift vouchers also available. Complimentary beer for all men this festive season with every trim.

Treat yourself to a new haircut in Clontarf’s room with a view.
Have a great Christmas and new year!

Form Travel

Forget the gloom and doom, forget the budget, forget the cold, you need a holiday. Can’t decide where to go? Not sure when you want to go?  Want to buy a holiday as a present?

Why not give the gift of travel and get that someone special a holiday voucher? Vouchers avalable for any value that suits you, anything from €20 up.

Hession Hairdressing

This Christmas, Hession Hairdressing has gifts for make sure we're top of your list for Luscious Locks.

  • €20 voucher off colour valid January 3rd to 31st
  • Kerastase complimentary candles box set with purchase of Kerastase products
  • ghd scarlet limited edition
  • shu uemura complimentary gift with purchase of Shu Uemera products
  • Terms and conditions apply, visit website for details while stocks last

Lyon Portraits

Christmas Special: Portrait shoot plus 5" X 7" Framed Photo for only €99.

Gift Vouchers also available to purchase online.


For a free market appraisal of your property please call us on 01 8530630 or email

St. Gabriel's Pharmacy

Wishing all of Clontarf a Very Happy Christmas!

We have Gifts & Hampers from €5 to €500. Roger & Gallet, Vichy, RoC, La Roche Posay, Trilogy and NeoStrata gift sets made to order.

Free gift wrapping on all gift purchases.

Many thanks for all your support during 2011- shop local and support jobs!

Best Wishes from Dermot, Denise, Lucy, Mary and Christina.

Doyle's Pharmacy

Just arrived, lots of ideas for Christmas gifts, including free gift wrapping.

Creative Children's Range from €6.50. Free gift with fragrances for men & women from €19.95! Free bag with any Rimmel purchase over €15.

20% off all Avene dermocosmetic range, the no.1 in Europe.  Special hampers made to order – just contact us!

Luxury ranges such as l’Occitane & Clarins in beautiful gift boxes. Irish made candles & diffusers by Max Benjamin from €18. Sanctuary Spa Covent Garden products from €7.

And lots more too.....!

Clontarf Florist

Chritsmas Trees €40. Bouquets from €25. Stunning bespoke Christmas wreaths from €20, made to order.

Kelly's Wine Vault

Kelly's Wine Vault is Clontarf's oldest wine shop. We have a huge selection of wine, beers and spirits from all over the world.

Christmas Wine Specials:

Chablis premier cru was €26.99 now €19.99 save €7.00
Maso Montalto pinot noir was €55.00 now €25.00 save €30.00 (limited)
We have numerous awards for service and selection so come in and try us out, you will not be disappointed.

Jack 'n' Jill

Ho Ho Ho, take the stress out of shopping this year!! beat the parking, traffic & city prices.

JacknJill is on your door step, Shoes, Toys, Clothes & lots of gift ideas from 0-14yrs.

25% discount on Clothes & Shoes only. Please support local business.

Mark Nixon | Studio

  • 'Double Your Money' Gift Voucher. Buy a Portrait Gift Voucher for between €100-€250 and we will double its value.
  • 15% off my special edition Clontarf Images.

Clontarf Driving Academy

Well it's that time of year again - and what better way to treat that special someone than with a Clontarf Driving Academy Gift Voucher - The Ideal Christmas Present! Can be bought online.

Classical Acupuncture

Get yourself healthy for Christmas with a treatment from your local Classical Acupuncturist.

Special Offer till Christmas Eve - first visit (2 hour consultation and treatment) - reduced from €100 to €70.