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Aille River Hostel

Ocean Road, Doolin -, Ireland
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Ranked #5 of 15 Specialty Lodging in Doolin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would move here in a split second. We were late arriving to the hostel and the lovely front desk guy stayed late for us. The hostel was not what I expected at all. It was CLEAN, large kitchen, hot showers, laundry facilities on site. The best food ever is just across the little creek. Oh and our room was... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Personally I had quite a lot of trouble during this trip to doolin - From the moment I was booking - even after I left hostel Robert was very helpful and kind He had sorted out almost of my trip with kind recommendation. I hope other people wouldn't have trouble but anyway I forgot some of my stuff and he... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We spent twot very pleasant nights here. We stayed in the double ensuite room. The hostel is wonderfully located and Robert is warm and welcoming. The cooking facilities are great and in the evening it's great to eat a meal with the fire burning and the music playing. I'd recommend the breakfast for 1,5 euros too,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a great little hostel. Very clean and the owner Peter is very helpful. If your in doolin and looking for a hostel this is the place to stay. In general the location is good and there is a lovely little river outside the hostel which is nice to sit by and relax.

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Macroom, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Stayed in the hostel for one night. It´s in a great place, close to the Cliffs of Moher, very close to a pub in Doolin (just across the street). The room was a bit cold when we got there, but it got better. The breakfast was great, the staff was really nice and helpful. I would stay there again.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Like visiting old friends! You walk in to a warm cozy fireplace areas, where there were likely people sitting drinking their tea wanting to chat and hear about your day! The staff was flexible and casual, very accommodating! Tea and coffee always readily available free of charge. The beds are a little warn, and it can get noisy at night... More 

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Turin, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Nice little hostel in a beautiful setting. Helpful and pleasant staff. Doolin was a wonderful town to visit. The scenery was beautiful. The local music was fantastic. Would definitely stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

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 September 5, 2014

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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Address: Ocean Road, Doolin -, 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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