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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bit filthy in the bathroom, generally grimey, towels were dirty and could do with being replaced. Breakfast was very good! Host could have been friendlier. Within walking distance of local shop and a few pubs

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Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We stayed overnight at Clai Ban during a two week tour of Ireland and this was one of our best stops. The host, Bartley, was very warm and gave us great directions for our bike ride. The house is lovely, the beds very comfortable after a long day, and the breakfast was great. Ti Joe Watty's is just next door...

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We had just one night at Clai Ban but it was perfect. It's a short walk, bike or pony and trap ride from the pier to Clai Ban. The B&B has medium sized rooms with very pretty linens and a modern bathroom with fluffy towels. The owners and their dog were friendly and unobtrusive. The breakfast was nice and the...

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Mullingar
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We stayed over on inishmore unexpectedly, so we had little to no luggage. We were delighted to get a lovely room in Clai Ban at short notice. Great showers, comfortable bed, excellent breakfast, and engaging but not overpowering conversation with the owner.

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Dunboyne, Meath, Ireland
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay in Clai Ban. We got a great welcome from Bartley our host for the weekend. Bartley looked after us well from serving us a lovely breakfast to drying our saturated boots after a walk on a very wet morning. The accommodation was within walking distance from the ferry and from restaurants and bars.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is a typical Irish B&B as I remember them from my childhood in the 80s/ 90s: basic but fine for somewhere to rest your head. Bartley, the host, was very friendly and welcoming. The floor in the room could have done with a hoovering. It wasn't clean. Also the shower hose looked a little mouldy, but this is Inis...

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Jackson, MS
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Very good hotel. Quiet, inexpensive. We had an en suite room that was quite large. Custom breakfast with lots of choices. Host did a great job. Located right next to Joe Watty's, good Irish restaurant.

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful home ran by very helpful and friendly host Bartley who makes a fantastic Irish breakfast! We had a very comfortable stay, it's located beside one of the best pubs/restaurants which is ideal, Inis Mór is thirsty work when you cycle all of it! We highly recommend this B&B! Thanks again Bartley!

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Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Clai Ban B&B is walking distance from where the ferry arrives. It is quiet and peaceful, which is what we were hoping for. Bartley and Guiness, his dog, were great hosts and helped us book a trap for one day while we were there. We stayed two nights, and enjoyed the breakfast and the clean, cozy rooms. It was the...

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Reviewed 2 July 2016

Stayed a wonderful night in the B&B on Inishmore. The rooms were roomy, clean, and comfortable. Had a trap ride (horse-drawn carriage) up to Dun Angus and was BLOWN away. Amazing place. Breakfast was very good. Thank you!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a B & B located in the centre of Kilronan. We are a 10 minute walk from the harbour and we're a stone throw away from Joe Wattys Bar & Restaurant. All of our rooms are en-suite with tea/coffee facilities and televisions. The rate is €30 - €35 per person per night sharing and €45-€70 per night single rate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clai Ban

Address: Kilronan, Province of Connacht, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Aran Islands > Inishmore
Price Range: $106 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clai Ban 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Clai Ban Hotel Inishmore
Clai Ban Aran Islands/Inishmore
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“We had an upstairs room for three. It was roomy and quiet and very clean.”
 of 5 bubbles kwittmer46, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There are ground floor rooms if you don't want to deal with stairs. Families of four were stayng there comfortably.”
 of 5 bubbles bunnywoman2015, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All rooms look excellent”
 of 5 bubbles Mac111Surrey, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“You might ask for room with seawiew, if that's what you prefer”
 of 5 bubbles 882reidune, 6 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The "family" room (room 1) is excellent and fits four comfortably but is at ground level and faces the entry way/driveway so you will need to close your curtains and hide your view if you value privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles andyo550, 10 Jul 2014 | Read review
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