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Hamish Hawkin

15 Main Street, Kinsale P17 HX70, Ireland
+353 21 470 6956
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Unfriendly attitude from owner - will not be returning!

I visit Kinsale between 2-3 times a year as I have friends who live locally. We have visited this... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
Londonshopper_2010
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Present shopping

I popped in here on the 4th dec 2017 to buy a fabulous diffuser. I was happy with this particular... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Sinead C
,
Cork, Ireland
via mobile
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Hamish Hawkin serves an imaginative mix of lifestyle products and gifts for women, men, children and the the home. You know the scenario - you’re pressed for time and you still manage to come up with an amazing gift. You're a star!
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible27%
28 Dec 2017
“Unfriendly attitude from owner - will not be returning! ”
5 Dec 2017
“Present shopping”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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15 Main Street, Kinsale P17 HX70, Ireland
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+353 21 470 6956
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I visit Kinsale between 2-3 times a year as I have friends who live locally. We have visited this shop several times when passing by and have made the occasional purchase. Unfortunately we have never seemed to have felt welcome by the lady who owns...More

2  Thank Londonshopper_2010
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I popped in here on the 4th dec 2017 to buy a fabulous diffuser. I was happy with this particular range of products having bought one previously at a Christmas market so wanted to buy one as a present and was delighted to see them...More

2  Thank Sinead C
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I know why I keep going back to Hamish Hawkin, the products are quirky and really good quality and the service and support is brilliant. Today I purchased an O bag, having bought one for my sister a few months ago. Piluca was a fantastic...More

Thank Anne-Marie M
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

When I discovered this shop I was very pleased we were travelling long term and I could not buy anything for myself. Interesting and beautiful goodies - something for everyone. I found a lovely gift for a friend we were staying with. I am pleased...More

1  Thank cfma2000
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We shopped here four years ago and could not wait to return. Such a wonderful variety of interesting and unique items. We were searching for a gift for a child and their suggestion was well received. I could not resist a hand carved Noah's Ark...More

1  Thank Spea H
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

It's easy to find with wandering the streets of quaint a Kinsale. They have interesting and unique items to buy, fun shopping and a friendly staff.

1  Thank DoloresJacoby
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here and bought a cute-looking cardboard iPhone photo projector to entertain relatives who live in town. In spite of reading multiple tutorials online and downloading apps to augment the brightness on my phone, I was unable to achieve satisfactory visual results, so I...More

2  Thank Megan C
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Hamish H, Owner at Hamish Hawkin, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2016

Dear Megan, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about Hamish Hawkin in Kinsale. We are very sorry you had a bad experience. We are located in a touristic and beautiful town and the majority of our customers are loyal...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

A wonderful treasure trove of unique and special gifts for all the people in your life including yourself! You will be hard pressed to leave this shop without buying some memento and they range from "just a token" to the "tad expensive but hard to...More

Thank PatriciaRyall
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

I live in the United States and was searching online for a very hard to get Orla Kiely bag. I happen to stumble upon their beautiful website with unique gifts and the Orla Kiely bag I had been searching for. Not only did I get...More

4  Thank Swnice
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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Nice shop, full of interesting gifts/Knickknacks. Staff were friendly and chatty, happily shared knowledge of the local area.

1  Thank Vicky K
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Hamish H, Owner at Hamish Hawkin, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

Thank you for you review. We hope your stay in Kinsale was great. We hope to see you again. Piluca, Hamish Hawkin

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