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Aille River Hostel Lodge & Camping

Having been in operation for 35 years, we welcome back many return visitors who say that coming back to the Aille River Hostel Lodge and Doolin is like returning home. On a cold evening the turf fire beckons, when the sky is blue and the grassy banks of the Aille river invite one for a snooze in the sun, and whatever the weather, the atmosphere is always warm and friendly. all our rooms are private and ensuite and we also have a quiet campsite for tents.
 
 We welcome people of all ages and all our rooms are private and ensuite: we have Double rooms, Twin rooms and Family rooms for 3-5 people.
 
A breakfast menu is now available for a small fee.
 
Please browse our site to become familiar with Doolin, its surrounding famous sites and all the Aille River Hostel Lodge has to offer. If you are coming to Doolin, we hope that this is only an introduction and that we’ll be seeing you soon!
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Doolin Accommodation

This 300-year-old renovated cottage is situated on a quiet road on the bank of the Aille River, right in the centre of Doolin. This is a perfect spot for your stopover or extended stay in the area, where you will experience a warm friendly atmosphere in our old world surroundings. Visit the sights of Clare or just chill out by the river during the day, then relax by the turf fire or check out the traditional music in the local pubs.

Camping & Glamping

Best deal in Doolin for camping! The Price includes full use of all the Hostel's facilities. Or come and stay in our beautiful Tipi tent by the banks of the Aille River. Night lantern and all bedding provided for two persons, along with full use of the Hostel's facilities.
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On The Wild Atlantic Way

Sitting right on the Wild Atlantic Way, the Aille River Hostel is the gateway to the majestic 700 ft Cliffs of Moher, the world famous Aran Islands and the unique beauty of the Burren landscape, home to thousands of rare wildflowers and archaeological Celtic sites.

What Customers Say About Aille River Hostel

Read what customer's say about Aille River Hostel
Great Value and Location Stay in Doolin
Great location close to Hotel Doolin. Visited for a wedding there. Friendly spot in a beautiful rugged setting. Wonderful attentive family run service.
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David
Ireland - 2 March 2020
Cute hostel in Doolin, great for exploring the surroundings
Very cute building, in a great location. Close to the buses stop, walking distance to the Pier (20-30 minutes), close to the starting point of the Cliffs walking path. The staff was very nice too, good ensuite dorms (mixed, but there were only girls in mobe anyway), and charming commonal areas. I would definitely come back.
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Maria
Italy - 14 November 2019
Exceptional
The people there were friendly, relaxed and helpful - warm fire-place in the evening - 15 minutes walk to the ocean - bed and room comfortable - big kitchen - 5 or 15 minutes walk to the pubs - coastel walk to the Cliffs of Moher was great - good atmosphere - will visit the hostel again
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Roswitha
Germany - 22 October 2019

Our Location

If it’s traditional Irish music you want, we are a five minute walk from any pub in Doolin Village, where you can hear or play traditional music every night of the week. To get away from it all, a ten minute stroll down a country lane will take you to the wild Atlantic coast and the barren limestone landscape, the beginning of the Burren. A stunning walk down the coast will bring you to the famous Cliffs of Moher. Doolin’s Aille River Hostel is a perfect base for exploring the landscapes and seascapes of this magical corner of Ireland.

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