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A High St of one off's

Our high-street is lined with independent shops, so expect to find one-off unique gifts for those special people you know. 

A stones throw from Harlech Castle lies Harlech High Street, where independent boutiques thrive. Here, you’ll find a delightful array of handcrafted treasures, artisanal goods, and unique finds. Whether you’re seeking bespoke textiles, locally made jewellery, or gourmet treats, Harlech’s shops offer a personalized shopping experience. Take a leisurely stroll, discover hidden gems, and support the talented artisans who call this picturesque town home.

Hufenfa'r Castell

Open 10am to 5pm every day 1st April to 30th October. Located just up from the Castle where we hand make our small batch all natural artisan ice cream, sorbet , chocolate truffles and bars. Winners of eleven national awards and runner up Countryside Alliance Rural Oscars best food & drink shop wales 2017 Sega Fredo Coffee and Cakes to go or Alfresco.

Pwts Harlech

Pwts is an independent home and gift shop. A beautifully curated space showcasing everything from welsh candles and aromatherapy oils to small gifts, local chopping boards and cotton quilts. Open all year - hours evolve with the seasons so please check Google for the latest hours.

Cambrian Clearance 

Based in the picturesque village of Llanbedr in Snowdonia National Park, Gwynedd, Cambrian Clearance aims to provide an unforgettable experience to its customers far and wide, buying and selling new and second-hand goods. Known as an 'Aladdin's Cave of Wonders' locally, Cambrian Clearance sells a wide variety of vintage items, second-hand and up-cycled goods. Plus new mattresses and re-furbished white goods. If you need a unique item for your house, something to up-cycle, or would like to refurbish your holiday home - Cambrian Clearance is the perfect place to go. Cambrian Clearance reuse and recycle almost everything! Buying and selling furniture from single items to full house clearances.

Castle Gift Shop

Open 10am until 5pm. Directly opposite Harlech Castle main entrance. We are a family run business who specialise in Welsh gifts, souvenirs, and clothing. We have a wide range of Welsh gifts including dragons, Welsh slate and coal, jewellery, lovespoons, wooden swords and shields and the biggest fridge magnet selection in Harlech. Welsh speaking, friendly staff.

  • School Groups Welcome 

Cae Du Designs 

Dee Bentham has been running Cae Du Designs in the historic town of Harlech for 25 years. A treasure trove of fabulous fabrics and throws at tempting prices – all seconds, clearance or overstocks, as well as a wide range of fabric books to choose from. Dee offers a full design and making-up service, with her work having been commissioned throughout the UK and even Europe.

Y Groser Harlech

Y Groser Harlech, Food Emporium is an independent grocery store and delicatessen which prides itself on selling the best of Welsh produce. Situated on Harlech High Street just 2 minutes walk from the castle, you’ll find award winning artisan cheeses, smoked meats, local preserves and condiments, fresh bread & sweet pastries baked daily in store, Welsh coffee, wines, ales & spirits, fresh fruit and vegetables, butchery, and all your everyday larder essentials. The store is rooted in traditional values and exceptional service. Y Groser Harlech Opening Hours Monday – Saturday: 8-6pm Sunday: 8-4pm Bank Holidays: 8-4pm

Cae Besi

Self Catering or  Guesthouse?

Staying in a self catering cottage, guesthouse or B&B in Harlech is a great way to experience the charm of this historic town. With its stunning views of the Welsh coastline and Snowdonia National Park, Harlech is a popular destination for visitors looking to explore the natural beauty of North Wales.

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