Aptly named and overlooking Kilronan quay, the Pier Head guesthouse on Inishmore, Aran Islands, offers all modern conveniences and amenities while locating you in the centre of village life.
Pier House is a comfortable well-appointed guesthouse, conveniently located overlooking Kilronan pier, the main point of entry to the Aran Islands. Irish Tourist Board approved, Pier House offers all modern conveniences and amenities while locating you in the centre of village life. All 10 bedrooms are ensuite with TV, telephone and hairdryer. For the convenience of guests there is a cafe and restaurant downstairs and visitors lounge. Nothing has been overlooked to make this guesthouse a haven of rest and comfort, including the provision of full facilities for the disabled. Your hostess Maura will ensure your stay on the Aran Islands is both a happy and memorable one and she is knowledgeable on the attractions of the area.
Immerse yourself in the traditional Gaelic speaking culture and drink in the values and way of life that were exemplified in the film Man of Aran. Renowned in song and story this haven of rest on the western Atlantic offers a tranquil, peaceful base from which to explore the culture, landscape and antiquities of the mystical Aran Islands. A home from home for the artist, linguist or simply the person seeking a unique restful environment, the Aran Islands offers a holiday different from any other.
Attractions in the area include unique horse drawn jaunting cars, the neolithic Dun Aonghus Fort, unique limestone walled patchwork of fields, traditional song and music in the local pubs, local craft shops such as An Pucan and you can watch local fishermen line fishing from their traditional tar and canvas boats called Currachs.