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    The Central Hostel

    Miltown Malbay, Ennis -, Ireland
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    1 - 5 of 8 reviews

    Reviewed 13 January 2018

    Food is lovely and good value, room was clean and the place itself is a stones throw from all the local tourist attractions a great location. Nothing was too much work for the staff and proprietors. We will be back

    Thank AoibheannNi
    Reviewed 13 January 2018

    I dropped in here last year during the Willie Clancy festival and the place was buzzing. Lots of very talented musicians. The ladies behind the bar were very efficient and attentive. The Guinness was like silk. Delicious. I was made to feel like a local....More

    Thank Emily D
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Arrived here outside the normal hours for lunch.We had the Shepherd's pie and Bacon and cabbage. Ample portions and great food. Recommended and will go there again when in West Clare again. One of two best shepherd's pies according to my better half.

    Thank Adriaan-vd-Velde
    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Stayed at the central hostel for the recent Willie clancy festival for the week. Found the staff very welcoming even though it was extremely busy. Staff offered advice on local sites to visit and were very helpful which i find a great advantage when visiting...More

    Thank sharon25daly
    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    The building doesn't look very inviting but the food was excellent. Been in County Clare nearly two weeks and that was the best steak and at a very reasonable price. If wasn't going home tomorrow, would certainly have gone back there.

    Thank elainecomerford
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    • US$27 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Munster >
    • County Clare >
    • Ennis
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