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Aille River Hostel

Fisher Street, Doolin 1234, Ireland
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Ranked #7 of 13 Specialty Lodging in Doolin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A clean and very cosy hostel. Friendly, welcoming stuff. Compared to other hostels rather expensive, but i guess for a touristy area it is ok. Doolin is a cute, small village, but with some nice pubs very alive. I definitly enjoyed my stay, i even stayed an extra night! It is definitly the place to stay when in Doolin!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a sweet little hostel right next to the river in the small village of Doolin. There was a welcoming atmosphere in the common room and the attic room that was my bedroom had lots of space and plenty of light coming in. The kitchen was large and with a good set-up and lots of people were cooking their... More

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Ulm, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Aille River Hostel is a great place to spend your holidays in Ireland. The people are really nice and helpful and funny all the time. I really enjoyed my time at this Hostel. I'll come back :) thanks ...

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The Netherlands
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderfull stay at a very friendly location. The staff is nice, I felt king of the kitchen, bed was good, shower was the best. Perfect. Washing machine was big and quick, everything we needed: we found it. Relaxing, nice environment, lovely people. I definitly want to come again. We stayed with two teenagers in a 4 bedroom, they really loved... More

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Calgary, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We stayed there one night, and found the staff to be great. Gave us a quick tour of the facility then showed us to our room. Room was small but fine. En suite in our room and worked fine - good shower. Provided advice on the traditional music pubs in Doolin. Beautiful location. A good traditional music pub across the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here or 2 nights mid August. Turns out the Harley Davidson festival was in town so the hostel was really busy and common room was packed at meal times. Our double room with ensuite suited our needs, although the wifi didn't works so we had to go to reception. The breakfast for €1.50 was good value (egg, soda bread,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My husband and I spent a perfect night camping in the grounds of Aille River Hostel in Doolin and what a privilege that was!. The camp site was perfect...level, soft earth and beautifully sheltered by a stone wall. The hostel itself is one of the best I've visited...immaculately clean, piping hot showers, very friendly and welcoming staff and owner, a... More

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Belchatow, Poland
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The best hostel in Doolin. Well-located. Only a few steps from Fitzpatrick's Bar with live music. Warm and friendly atmosphere. Clean and cosy rooms and bathrooms. Well-equipped kitchen. Breakfast available on request for €1.50. Free WiFi. Just great! Nothing more, nothing less.

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The hostel's location is perfect (just a short drive from the Cliffs of Moher). The staff is extremely friendly and the place is very clean and comfortable. There are several shops and bars within walking distance which is nice as well as a small beach and pier within walking distance.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This hostel has a beautiful setting, and we really enjoyed going to McGann's for the best music of the trip! We were a group of cyclists and hikers travelling all over Ireland, and this was one of the better hostels in which we stayed. One of our favorite memories of our trip was the hike up to the Cliffs of... More

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Address: Fisher Street, Doolin 1234, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Doolin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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