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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't recommend this place highly enough! We had a wonderful Hen weekend, full of laughs, good food and plenty of drink! They couldn't do enough for us and so easy to deal with! Big shout out to Marcus, Carl, Donal and gang! We will be back 🚣🏻 Such a lovely bunch🤗

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Thank susiemorrisroe
Kilkenny, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

I had the pleasure of staying in the hostel for 4 nights in early June, running an event based at the hostel. The whole experience was hugely positive. The location of the hostel couldn't be better, perched above the shore looking across Clew Bay to Croagh Patrick and the majestic Mweelrea (>800m). Carl, the proprietor looked after us in a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Arrived on the island in late April (off season) to the most gorgeous weather. Were treated to a room in the hostel for my friend and I all to ourselves with a view of the quay and Croagh Patrick. Enjoyed dinner (amazing Moroccan spiced chickpea burger) at the pub and a few pints of Guinness. Slept well in our room... More 

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Henley in Arden, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Loved staying here for the island 10km, the bar is great and the staff helpful and friendly! The location is amazing and the view from the bar is is outstanding! The menu was a good and the Guinness went down a little to well! Can't wait to go back!

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Thank Mike317537
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

A great bunch of staff made the weekend for me and my stag. There was 14 of us and we were made very welcome. The staff team were great fun and really made the effort to keep us in good spirits, despite the mad weather. The manager John is one of the nicest hostel owners I have met and has... More 

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Thank Paddle2014
Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We had an amazing weekend here in July 15. The staff are what differentiates this venue. They simply cannot do enough for you and it is always with a smile and a joke. We were a large group of 22 and the food was simply outstanding. Far and away above expectations. We had two nights of fun and laughter and... More 

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Claremorris
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Our family of 5 spent 1 night in this hostel last week. Spacious room. Comfy beds. A cot for the baby (including the mattress!). Not a sound from the bar and restaurant as we slept with our windows open. We rambled to the beach in our wetsuits and hung them out to dry in the hostel's outdoor drying area. To... More 

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1 Thank Anne Marie G
Corofin, Ireland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Wasn't sure what to expect as the Hostel was located on Clare Island and I was worried about payment access to cash etc. Found a very bright clean and pleasant hostel with every amenity, laser machine and cash back. The food was excellent in the restaurant - check out their sea food chowder ! Found John the Manager very helpful... More 

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Thank paulinebrad
Ishpeming, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Extremely modern hostel with very clean rooms. The bathrooms were gorgeous, beds were as good as it gets for a hostel, and there were stunning ocean views from the public areas and the room. Pub and restaurant are very nice... food was fantastic... it's a proper restaurant; not a place for simple, cheap meals though.

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Dorm and ensuite were spotlessly clean as was the kitchen. Kitchen was very well stocked and adequate cooking facilities. We had a gorgeous lunch in Sailors Bar which had very friendly staff. Three mothers had a fantastic night away in possibly the most relaxing place on earth.

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Additional Information about Go Explore Hostel

Address: Clare Island, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Clare Island
Price Range: $43 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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