Spectacular views of the River Dee

 "Where Wales Meets the World"*

Croeso i Llangollen - Welcome to Llangollen

 Shopping in Llangollen shops

Call into Bensons for a Coffee

Many of our visitors to the town come from Wales itself such as Porthmadog,Barmouth,Dolgellau,Bala,Ruthin.

Please call for you will receive a warm welcome

The town offers a range of quality gifts from hand made chocolates

and ice cream to

Welsh lovespoons, miners lamps & ladies fashions.

Many of the towns businesses have been established over 30 years or so

and offer something for everybody.

Listed below are the quality shops, to be found in Llangollen.

Cottage Cards & Crafts    www.giftsfromwales.com

The business offers slate/coal products, Conwy pottery, fleeces,

greeting cards, sheepskins & goatskins etc.


                                         You name it and Watkin Williams probably sell it  
                                      from Bottle Gas to Paint,Pet Food,Keys,Keys Cut,brushes
                                         Floor Brushes,Fireplaces,Batteries,Electrical,Polishes,
                                      Kitchen pans,Garden Forks,Plant Food / Seeds,Bulbs,
                                      Hanging Baskets,Wood,Mats,Headphones,Telephones,
                                      Cameras,CD's,Tapes-Sony TDK,Culinare Brands,Draper,
                                        Nails,Gelert Camping-chairs,bags,socks.Crown Paint
                                        Blackfriar products. In other words a Hardware shop
                                                                 FREE LOCAL DELIVERY
                                       Visit their new website www.watkinwilliams.co.uk 

                                         Belles Fleurs - Interflora florist, 9 Oak Street,Llangollen.
                                          Quality flowers for Birthdays,Mothers Day,Weddings,
                                                   Romance,Sympathy & Funerals.Gift Ideas.


Bits "n" Bobs 25  Castle Street

Uncle Peter's Fudge

Home made style Biscuits, Preserves, Chutneys,

Chocolates & Gifts


Seconds Ahead - Ladies & Gents Fashion wear

Piersons Butchers        Bailey's Delicatessen

Welsh Lamb,Beef,Sausages   Daily Fresh Pies,Welsh Oggie,

www.piersons.co.uk                   Cakes, pastries. Open 7 Days

Welsh Country Crafts & The Old Tailor's Chocolate Shop

Portmeirion Gifts       Vast selection of continental chocolates


Local Farm Ice Cream         Dee Valley, Oak Street.

                                             Fresh Fruit, Potatoes,Carrots

                                      Local Business/Home Delivery service   

Solitaire Jewellery & Gifts - Martin Brittens Ladies & Gentwear

Jacaranda specialising in Welsh & Celtic crafts

Special Thoughts - A Hallmark gold crown shop for greeting cards

Llangollen Postcards, Welsh Gifts & National Lottery (next to the bridge)

Childrens Toys - Siku, and Souvenirs


Heart of Oak              International jewellery, Larimar our speciality

Dolls Houses                 Ethical & Fair Trade Clothing & Accessories      

Accessories Shop,             Stained Glass, picture framing                 
        Open 7 days.
visit                Glass Etching + Carving, Gallery                         

www.shopintheclouds.com             www.karian.co.uk                 


The Candy Mate - Candy Floss seller by the Railway Station. June to September


 This street on Tuesday 8th July was packed with tourists as the Annual Parade

of the International Musical Eisteddfod 2008 made its way from the pavilion and into the town of Llangollen. The parade came into Bridge Street passed Bensons Hotel before turning into Oak Street, Berwyn Street and finally back onto Castle Street.

Its a spectacular sight to see all the countries in their national costumes taking part.

 The colourful dresses of the girls choirs from Ireland, Canada and the USA.

Some of the countries : Ireland,USA, Canada, Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Japan,India etc


Bridge Street, Llangollen's oldest, it was the main street into the town at one time, before the famous London to Holyhead A5 road which now runs through the town, was built. Bensons Hotel is situated on the left, next door The River Dragon Chinese

Restaurant & in the background (by the red car) is St Collens Church.

Also to be found here is Gales Wine Bar & Wine Merchants Shop

On your right is Jenevieve Ladies Fashions (see below)

Now open for business - Pure Hairdressing next to Jenevieve

Ladies & Gents at 10 Bridge Street

Jenevieve 12 Bridge Street, Llangollen LL20 8PF Telephone 01978 869 210          
Ladies Fashions stocking Steilmann, Oscar B, Emreco, Poppy etc                  

The River Dragon  Chinese Restaurant 13 Bridge Street Tel: 01978 869 386           
Open 5pm onwards - Closed Mondays.                     Chinese gifts for Sale              

Antiques & Collectables - Glass, Ceramics, Curious, Gold, Silver, Watches,             
Cameras, Clocks, Paintings. Look out for Minton, Shelley,                             
 Art Deco & Royal Doulton                                                        
  We are listed under Wrexham & Llangollen Antiques,Auction Rooms etc           

      Also in Bridge Street we have Gale's Wine Bar. Merchant's / Shop & Wynnstay           
and just further up this famous street is The Hand Hotel and St Collens church            

(Click)  Places to Visit  next page


Links to other Llangollen websites which may be of interest to you

www.llangollenlets.co.uk  Self  Catering  Cottage



                  Welcome to Bridge Street in Llangollen