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Hodges Figgis Bookstore

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Booklover's haven

How lucky we were to stumble upon Hodges Figgis during our first, brief visit to Dublin! Such a... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Laufam_travellers
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Lovely old world bookshop. Its stock isn't trapped in the 19th century however, and it stocks a... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
megkay1
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

How lucky we were to stumble upon Hodges Figgis during our first, brief visit to Dublin! Such a delightful place, from the inviting, pretty storefront that draws you in, to the several floors inside the shop, lined with bookshelves and filled with interesting and tempting...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Lovely old world bookshop. Its stock isn't trapped in the 19th century however, and it stocks a wide range of the latest releases. Easons has nothing on it. I'd argue that it is the best bookshop in Dublin. Even though it is now part of...More

Thank megkay1
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Set some time aside to visit this old fashioned bookstore. Filled with nooks and crannies there is at least a dozen books there for everyone! The cook book section I found dreamy and brought home a couple treasures to remember Ireland in my kitchen.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 19 January 2018

I've lost count of how many (fruitful!) hours I've spent wandering this bookshop. Great selection of books, helpful and informative staff. Head to their basement also for nice bargains.

Thank gemmaaherne
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Very good bookshop in Dublin, close to Trinity College Dublin. The staff were helpful, and offered to order in a book for me that they didn't have in stock. I highly recommend this place!

Thank Marko V
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I've been to Hodges & Figgis multiple times now since my arrival in Dublin. I LOVE IT. Sometimes just walking past it urges me to go on- it is how all bookstores should be like. Spread over 3 floors, it provides anything you could possibly...More

Thank Zainab F
Reviewed 3 November 2017

There once was a time when there existed huge bookshops with nooks and crannies and comfortable seating. Those days have largely disappeared, which made finding this one an unexpected pleasure. The stock of books is astounding, and there are comfortable chairs located throughout the store...More

Thank MichiganBanjoMan
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We spent a wonderful hour here and if you're a fan of how bookshops used to be then this is the place to go. Absolutely thousands of interesting books to browse. We'd never go back to Dublin without visiting this place. Shame that they didn't...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

If you can't find something of interest here, then you're not interested in very much. Great art book section as well as a huge display of Irish themed books. I stopped in 3 times while I was in Dublin.

Thank subterranean_jack
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is a bookstore to end all bookstores! I am dreaming about going again. If you love books, this store offers several floors of well-stocked and displayed books and special tables with quotes and other books in genres you might want to consider. The staff...More

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