How Much Does a Website Cost in Ireland?
A Guide to Prices

Wed 21 Jun 2023

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We get asked for a price on a website often, and without a decent amount of specification it is very hard to answer. It's a bit like 'How long is a piece of string?' Querying google search can often result in a huge range of prices. When searching online for a web design prices in Ireland you could find offers like 'Get your brand new website for a price of €499!' Or for full service site you need to budget over €20,000'. Obviously this dramatic difference can leave one feeling more lost than ever in trying to get a rough idea about how much a website design costs before approaching a web designer.

Web designers and developers are more than happy to provide quotations on request and it is easier than ever to do so, but we understand sometimes people would like a general idea before interacting.

We have a rough guide of more specific pricing expectations below but there are a few things to consider when understanding the quality or advancements that all dictate the pricing. So, how much does a website cost in Ireland? Let's dive in.

Website Costs Ireland

Design of Website

Are you looking for a totally custom web design with unique animations, unique icons and other design elements or are you happy with a template? Do you want an in depth design process where mockups are made, discussed and worked on back and forth to find the perfect solution and latest design trends or is it suffice to leave the designer use their first draft?

Website Costs Ireland

Website Functionality

Is it just a brochure website with text and images or is there more functionality required? Is there an online shop? Do you need to grow your mailing list? Do you need a wishlist, multiple languages, all of these additions cost time and money.

Website Costs Ireland

Website Size

Each page needs to be created, populated and optimised so the more pages the more it would cost. Is your site a straight forward 3 - 4 page website or is it made up of a more complex network of 100s of pages and inner pages? This will also affect the development time of your site.

Website Costs Ireland

Marketing & SEO Costs

You may want to optimise your pages for SEO and require certain pages for marketing. Do you need a marketing/SEO strategy?

Website Costs Ireland

Web Designer and Developer Experience

Are you happy to go for a new developer or would you prefer the guarantee that an experienced business can give? An experienced web designer brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. A deeper understanding of industry standards, user experience principles, an ability to anticipate and address potential design challenges will ensure an efficient process. Check out our article on 'What to Ask a Web Designer Before a Project Starts?' for more on this.

Website Costs Ireland

Website Maintenance Costs

You can technically just leave a website there once it is developed but really, it requires maintenance in updating plugins, making backups locally and in the cloud in order for it to be secure. Website maintenance ensures that your website remains up-to-date, and functioning smoothly, reducing the risk of security breaches and downtime. It also allows you to continuously optimise your site's performance, user experience, and thus search engine rankings. Click here for more on why you need Website Maintenance.

How Much Does a Website Cost in Ireland? Prices Guide - Studio Nowinter

Woocommerce vs Shopify


For a small brochure website that includes a homepage and a few inner pages, maybe a contact form you could be paying somewhere around €800 - €2,000. If you increase the amount of pages on the wesbite and have more custom functionality and custom design a rough estimate would be around €2,000 - €5,000. The price for an eCommerce website in Ireland varies greatly depending on the amount of products and functionality. Generally for a typical small to larger eCommerce website the price could be €3,000 - €10,000. All of the prices below don't take SEO, content creation or maintenance and hosting into account.

Small Brochure Website

  • Design Phase
    €300 - €800
  • Development Phase
    €500 - €1,200
  • Total
    €800 - €2,000

Medium Website

  • Design Phase
    €800 - €2,000
  • Development Phase
    €1,200 - €3,000
  • Total
    €2,000 - €5,000

eCommerce Website

  • Design Phase
    €1,000 - €3,000
  • Development Phase
    €2,000 - €7,000
  • Total
    €3,000 - €10,000


Determining the cost of a website in Ireland involves various factors that contribute to its overall price. From the initial planning and design stages to the development, hosting, and ongoing maintenance, each step requires careful consideration and investment.

While it's difficult to provide an exact figure for how much a website costs in Ireland, it's important to approach the process with a clear understanding of your requirements and budget. Research and compare quotes from reputable web development agencies to ensure you receive quality service at a fair price.

If your business is located in Ireland consider looking into various grants that may be available to you, including the Trading Online Voucher from the Local Enterprise Office (LEO).

Remember, investing in a well-designed and functional website is essential for businesses and individuals alike in today's digital landscape. A professionally crafted website not only enhances your online presence but also serves as a valuable tool for marketing, customer engagement, and brand building. Get in touch with us at Studio Nowinter today to discuss your project or send us a quick message for a free quotation.

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