Aille River Hostel
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The Aille River Hostel is a renovated 300-year-old cottage situated by the banks of the Aille River in the centre of Doolin, County Clare. In 2008, it was voted the Number 1 Hostel in Ireland by Hostelworld.com customers.
For a comfortable budget accommodation and a home-from-home atmosphere, travellers can choose The Aille River Hostel, ideally situated in the centre of Doolin, County Clare. The hostel is a 17th century farmhouse lovingly renovated to retain its old-world charm while offering many modern comforts.
It offers a range of ensuite rooms, a self-catering kitchen, WiFi, Internet access, bed linen, blankets, turf fires, games, books and more. Additionally, a light breakfast is available for a small fee.
The hostel has won numerous awards in recent years. In 2009 and 2010, customers of
Independent Holiday Hostels (IHH) selected Aille River as the Best Hostel in Ireland. In 2008, Hostelworld.com customers selected it as the Number 1 Hostel in Ireland.
Doolin is a great base for lovers of the outdoors, with a range of things to do, from walking and trekking to potholing, surfing and scuba diving. There area is also known for its traditional Irish music. Every night of the week, travellers can take in live performances in local pubs.