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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Go Explore hostel for a total of 4 nights! I cannot recommend this hostel highly enough! From the booking promise (Carl was so informative, quick to respond, and accommodating considering we had lots of chopping and changing to cater for a large group) On arrival after a very short walk from the Pier, we were shown around... More 

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Thank Emma C
Galway, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good, though quite expensive compared to the hotel on the island. What really appalled us was that after having order 2 three course meals, when we asked for cups of coffee, we were told that we would have to buy bottled water, in order to make the coffee and then pay for the price of the coffee on... More 

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Thank dee1862
ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked dorm beds in an 8 bed dorm-Friday night in August-I was worried it would be really busy but we had the whole room to ourselves! En suite bathroom has a bath but no handsoap. Bring your own towels , but bedding is provided. The rooms are very clean and look fresh. Unfortunately I didn't have a great sleep... More 

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Thank Morealle
Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend Go explore for any group trip or celebration. Brian, yourself and your crew have great patience helping us with our baggage. We were given the warmest of welcomes by our chauffeur Markus from the pier. Carl has the perfect set-up that's well organised, friendly but professional. Our room had a beautiful view over the Atlantic.The food... More 

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Thank seaneen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 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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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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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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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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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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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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Additional Information about Go Explore Hostel

Address: Clare Island, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Clare Island
Price Range: $34 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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