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The Mill at Avoca Village

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On the banks of the Avoca river, you’ll find the Avoca store, cafe and mill. This location is the birthplace of the Avoca experience, and the origin of the family’s company name. Dating from 1723, this very special Avoca location is home to the...more
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Millmount Mills, Avoca, Ireland
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All reviews gift shop self guided tour free tour beautiful items old mill for sale scones worth a visit interesting place on site beautiful setting lovely spot weaving process hand woven weavers wool looms
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are using a coach tour , while visiting Ireland, the tour will make stop at this place. However ,if you are travelling on your own, this place is still worth a visit. This is theoldest hand weaving mill in Ireland and they give...More

Thank Prasad R
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We hugely appreciate your feedback and custom, and are so glad you enjoy your visits to Avoca. We hope we can welcome you back again very soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My visit was a last minute decision while on a business trip to a nearby village. I took the chance to learn more about hand Weaving as I have a big floorloom at home that I want to assemble. Eugene in the weaving department was...More

Thank Caddyvan
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We hugely appreciate your feedback and custom, and are so glad you enjoy your visits to Avoca. We hope we can welcome you back again very soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old mill still making hand woollen items. It's in the same village as the series ballykissangel was filmed

Thank caroline w
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Caroline, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit, and hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most quaint Avoca store in Ireland. I have shopped here numerous times and love it. I only wish it were bigger so it could offer more of a selection. I'm surprised they haven't expanded with all the bus tours that stop there...More

Thank Eurogirl1
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We hugely appreciate your feedback and custom, and are so glad you enjoy your visits to Avoca. We hope we can welcome you back again very soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with my brother and his family who were visiting from America,from the moment we walked in the atmosphere was friendly and inviting. The staff were very helpful in advising on foods containing gluten and my niece is gluten intolerant, over all an excellent...More

Thank MaxandToby
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you so much for your lovely review - your custom and feedback and hugely appreciated. We are so glad to hear you and your family enjoyed your visit to Avoca, and we hope we can welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a lovely place and you even get a good coffee and pastries. Lived nearby for 3 years and stopped there at a regular basis. The shop has a lot of good quality clothing on offer and my pullovers from there are perfect even after...More

Thank Cruisenele
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks so much for your lovely review. Your feedback and custom are hugely valuable to us, and we're so glad to hear you enjoy your visits to Avoca. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A really good visit. Nice shop, brilliant cafe and helpfull staff. The woollen mill was excellent...talking to the weavers and watching the fabric being made.

Thank mikee7
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Avoca, and we hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Avoca hand weaving mill as part of our holiday tour. We were guided through their workshops by a friendly lady who explained the process from sourcing the different yarns and how they mix them for different blends of cloth to seeing staff...More

Thank notquiteretired22
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your review. We hugely value all of our customer reviews, and are so glad you enjoyed coming to Avoca. We hope you come back soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed September 1, 2018

There is no fee for walking through the mill. If lucky you will see staff working on the looms which is interesting. They are also happy to answer questions. Of course you can go in the store and buy their goods after if you are...More

Thank Gary W
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Gary. Thank you so much for your lovely review - it is very much appreciated. We are delighted you enjoyed visiting Avoca, and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Interesting mill which is explained by staff working there. Slightly overpriced cafe and shop was a pity though. Nice products and certainly nice for gift buying if your purse can cope.

Thank Hedderley
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Avoca Village, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Your feedback is hugely valuable to us, and we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! We hope you will come back again soon. Kind Regards, Avoca

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Response from MiamiScubamom | Reviewed this property |
I was just there and I didn’t see any for sale but it doesn’t mean they don’t. Check with the mill directly. We loved going there, it’s a beautiful place. The gift shop has a little cafe/tea shop and the the most... More
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Unsure about Sunday but there is no tour you just walk about yourself and read as you go
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