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Foxford Woollen Mills Visitor Centre

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Address: Providence Road | Co Mayo, Foxford, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 94 925 6104
10:00 - 18:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

Rugs, Throws, Blankets, Scarves & Accessories

Baby Blankets and Rugs...

Rugs, Throws, Blankets, Scarves & Accessories

Baby Blankets and Rugs

Furnishing Fabrics. All items woven in Foxford.

In our Restaurant we serve a selection of homemade lunch/dinner/salads/soups and deeserts. Also home made Jams, Chutneys, Salad Dressings, Brown Bread and Scones to eat in or take away.

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I always visit on my regular Irish trips to Westport. Coming to Ireland Monday I shall on Wednesday meet some friends at Knock airport and firstly take them for tea at Foxford... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Galway, Ireland
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch & a look around & as usual wasn't disappointed. Beautiful furniture & nick knacks for your home. Have purchased 2 sets of duvet covers in the past & the quality is super. Lunch was tasty & the staff very obliging. They couldn't help us enough. Definitely will return when doing up my house.

Thank Dricky
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this week and was amazed to see all the new furniture they now stock. Real retro. Beautiful bed linen also as well as their usual stock of fabulous rugs, blankets etc. The coffee shop is a wonderful experience with homer made deserts and an assortment of jams etc also for sale. A lovely way to spend an afternoon with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

I always visit on my regular Irish trips to Westport. Coming to Ireland Monday I shall on Wednesday meet some friends at Knock airport and firstly take them for tea at Foxford. Scarves are delightful and always affordable. Blankets and throws are, in my opinion good value for the quality and design. One can often find seconds and discontinued lines... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

A hidden gem, the Coffee shop in such a small town.To get to the coffee shop you walk through the Visitor Centre. There are lots of products on view. Their bed linen is really super. the Coffee shop has everything including a nice lunch selection.

Thank KillineyBay
West of Ireland
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The thing about Foxford is that, like many other such establishments across Ireland that originated as factories of some sort, almost nothing in the expensive shop here is now made on site. The visit is pleasant, the shop is gorgeous and the cafe very nice, but the over-riding feeling is that the place is way too expensive and, considering how... More 

Thank pfmireland
Management response:

Thank you very for your review of your recent visit to Foxford Woollen Mills. All feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to continuously improve our customer offering and service. We would like to point out that as a business that has been in existence for 125 years we continue to have a fully operational Mill operating on... More 

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Visited this place on a nice quite day and was shown around by the excellent Kieran the good salesman. Saw the inside of the factory and impressed. Didn't visit the Cafe Have to say the place is a little expensive but the quality is great. Will be back to shop when I get some money

Thank Petersirish
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

I was surprised to find such a nice little shop in such a small town. The coffee shop on the same premises has some of the best cakes and coffee I've had in some time.

Thank Chris T
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to visit a little expensive the coffee shop is fab lots of home made treats nice day out

Thank Redzx3
Prospect Park, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Nice place to visit to see what workers experienced and how manufacturing was done. Tour was good. Did not use cafe so can't comment. The articles for sale were pretty expensive so not one in our small family group bought anything. Its touristy so be aware of that, we were able to tour just before 2 big buses arrived so... More 

Thank Eugene J
Derry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

A well worth visit to this retail mill. It is very upmarket feel as soon as you go into the shop. The woollen goods they sell is expensive but they are very fine in quality. You only get what you pay for. I would go back again and if you like finer quality woollen clothes, blankets etc give this place... More 

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