Christmas Gift Inspiration
Intrepid explorer? Ski bunny? Surf enthusiast? No matter what type of outdoor activity they’re into, we’ve got the very best selection of equipment, clothing, footwear and accessories for every type of activity. We’ve got your mini mountaineers covered, too, with a great selection of outdoor gear for kids.
Garmin Forerunner 235 watch with Elevate™ heart rate technology² measures heart rate at the wrist 24/7, giving you the option to run without a strap. Its colorful gauge identifies your heart rate zone and beats per minute in real time.
From Great Outdoors at €319.99
These days, it's rare that a device lasts all day without needing to be charged. This is why the people at Box have created their on the go chargers to keep you mobile, powered and connected, no matter how far from a plug you go.
From Great Outdoors at €12.99
What to get the person who has it all? The gift of adventure. Our selection of travel vouchers are the perfect choice for those hard-to-buy people on your shopping list. Let them choose their own travel dates and treat them to an escape to the country, a luxury hotel stay, a city break or a memorable meal for two.
Give someone you love the gift of travel with a Stena Line gift voucher. Travel with the Irish Sea’s leading ferry company with an unrivalled choice of routes and sailings to Britain and France. There is 8 sailings, 5 routes and up to 31 sailings a day to enjoy: the choice is yours!
From €450 at stenaline.ie
Spoil someone special this Christmas with a gift voucher from Castle Leslie Estate. From relaxing spa rituals and equestrian breaks to luxurious overnight stays and the finest dining... there’s something for everyone! Monetary vouchers are available and can be redeemed throughout the Estate, valid for 12 months from date of purchase.
From €50 at Castle Leslie
Chargers at the ready: this festive season there’s a huge selection of gadgets to keep even the most discerning tech buffs happy. Take your pick from the slickest new phones, the best gaming consoles, do-it-all tablets, crystal clear audio and out-of-this-world virtual reality headsets.
This Fujifilm Instant Camera is the ideal gift to create a Christmas collage instantly. Brightness is automatically determined with high key mode and you can print your pictures immediately. The close-up attachments are perfect for capturing all those festive selfies.
From Harvey Norman at €79
Get ready for a big smile from your little one when they unwrap one of these cracking presents, with something for the tiniest tots to tricky teenagers. Whether they are into games or gadgets, running around or reading, these fun, interactive gifts will keep them entertained throughout the New Year and beyond.
ANNIE is coming to the National Concert Hall this Christmas with a brand new production of the classic family musical. This lavish production features Katherine Lynch as Miss Hannigan – among a star studded cast. At the National Concert Hall from December 27 - January 3.
Tickets from €29
Keep all your friends & family entertained this Christmas with the magic of Winter Funderland at the RDS Dublin. Visit the gorgeous Xmas market, authentic outdoor skating rink and more than 40 attractions from all over the world. Funderland boasts Europe's largest indoor theme park. Children of all ages are catered for & the for more adventurous thrill seekers the Take-Off, Frisbee, Zero Gravity, The Extreme, and The Speed Loop Roller Coaster are sure to be a hit of adrenalin.
Tickets & vouchers from www.winterfunderland.ie
Harry potter fans will fall in love with JK Rowling's fantastical story all over again with this special illustrated edition, with illustrations by Jim Kay.
From Amazon from €16.90 hardcover
Think a nice pair of patterned socks will do? Think again. Treat him with something he actually wants, like the latest gadgets, stylish threads, luxe grooming products or some lusted after sporting kit. These gift ideas are guaranteed to put a smile on his face all year round, with nary a sock in sight.
The reward for topping the group for Manchester United is a tough draw against La Liga outfit Sevilla. As Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool found out earlier this year, Sevilla are a tough nut to crack. Man United will be looking to do one better than their Premier League Rivals with a win of the Spanish side. Be part of the action with our day trip package by coach and ferry.
From €149 pp
Add a sleek touch to your formal accessories with this bow tie from Hugo Boss. Designed in a timeless black hue, it presents a smooth velvet finish. Closing with a convenient concealed hook fastening, it's completed with subtle black-toned hardware. Ideal paired with a crisp shirt and professional separates.
From Arnotts from €39.95
Don’t know your Manolo Blahnik from your Michael Kors? Fear not, our Christmas gift edit will have her head over heels. Whether she’s a bookworm or beauty lover, a total foodie or a film buff, you’ll find something special for the special woman in your life.
Gucci elevates the humble loafer to statuesque status by means of a statement block heel and host of striking design quirks. A cracked metallic leather upper works a rectangular toe alongside a penny bar, generous fringing and the label's iconic Marmont double-GG branding.
At Brown Thomas from €650
Feast on this beautifully presented Irish Food Hamper with your family, send as a corporate gift or send to your loved ones abroad. Our well stocked, hand packed hampers deliver excellent quality Irish brands such as Butlers, Irish Pantry Foods, and Bewleys.
From €25 at Gifts Direct
Not quite sure what to buy for that tricky person on your shopping list? Our selection of vouchers has something for everyone, including short breaks in Ireland, products from covetable brands and unique experiences. This Christmas, choose the gift that lets them choose for themselves.
Start them on their road to driving success with a gift voucher from Airport Driving School. The school has over 49 years experience, with instructors available to give lessons throughout Ireland and Northern Ireland.
From €50 at Airport Driving School
We have a massive range of products here in Great Outdoors catering for a wide range of outdoor activities. However if you are unsure what to buy your budding outdoor enthusiast for the next special occasion you could consider a Great Outdoors Gift Card/Voucher.
Flynn Hotels gift vouchers aren’t just limited to hotel stays; you can spoil that special someone with a spa, fitness or dining voucher and spoil yourself at the same time with a free 1-night stay in a Flynn Hotel when you spend €250 or more.
From €250 at Flynn Hotels