Welcome to Cardiff Violins, Wales’s largest violin shop! We sell thousands of stringed instruments, bows, cases and accessories and cater to every level of player, from beginner to professional.
We are specialists in all stringed instruments, including old, new, used and pre-loved violins, violas and cellos. Our clients include customers from throughout the UK and Ireland and as far afield as Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Estonia, Latvia, France, the USA, Australia and New Zealand!
Cardiff Violins also offer comprehensive workshop services, including set up, repair and maintenance. Our experienced and highly trained violin repairers can perform violin, viola or cello repairs, routine maintenance, restoration, set-ups, bow repairs and bow re-hairs.
To view and sample our large range of instruments, we invite you to visit our Cardiff location, easily reached by car or plane. If you cannot visit in person, please browse and select from our online shop and we will send your carefully selected items to you. Our specialists are always available by telephone as well to answer any questions. We look forward to helping you find your perfect instrument!
We are only two hours from London, Oxford, Exeter and Birmingham, one hour from Bristol, three from Manchester, and are the closest large supplier of fiddles for sale, as well as violas, cellos, bows and all their accessories to Ireland! Regular flights from Dublin, Cork, Belfast, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Jersey into Cardiff mean that most people in the UK can reach us very easily.
Tuesday – Saturday 9 am – 5 pm
If you are coming to try instruments, please call us to book a room as it tends to be very busy on saturdays and half terms!
Closed Sundays and Mondays
(August appointments by prior arrangement)
Phone: 02920 22 77 61