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    Rainbow Hostel

    Doolin, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good10%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    101 - 105 of 189 reviews

    Reviewed 26 April 2013 via mobile

    A really marvellous place and very well typically designed. From the hall with wooden furniture to the big kitchen, surrounded from greens. In our(7 friends) personally experience we really enjoyed the stay, Carmel welcomed us, on our last-moment unplanned staying in town.

    Thank Diego C
    Reviewed 25 April 2013

    Mattie and Carmen could not have been nicer. It's in a beautiful corner of the world and an easy bike ride (Mattie will help you find the perfect bike from his collection) down to the pier to catch a boat to the Aran islands. It...More

    Thank alexashoemaker
    Reviewed 9 April 2013

    This was my favorite place I stayed in Ireland. It's nestled in the gorgeous and close knit town of Doolin. The couple that owns this hostel are very warm and helpful. Our room was cozy and we had a beautiful view of lush, green countryside...More

    Thank traveldiva_90
    Reviewed 8 April 2013

    I had a comfy time here at the Rainbow hostel. The owners are very friendly. Mattie showed us a slideshow of nearby sites through the area of the Burren and around, and he is a wealth of information. There are also many things to do...More

    Thank marki809
    Reviewed 3 April 2013

    Does this place have some little quarks- like some odd dish-ware, an occasional less than hot shower or a ball of Lint here or there? Of course! It is a hostel!!! I have stayed here twice in 7 years, first with my brother and then...More

    Thank Brennon M
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$41 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Munster >
    • County Clare >
    • The Burren >
    • Doolin
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    Hotel & Grounds (26)
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    Room Tips
    "apart from a hostel, there´s also a b and b run by the same people in case you want calmer rooms"
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    "Some rooms did not have good Wifi reception, but they are about to install a new system."
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    "Dorms are cheap and comfy"
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    "friendly Staff, very good equipped kitchen, free light breakfast..."
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