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Clai Ban

140 reviews
Traveller (43)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (7)
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“the owner”(20 reviews)
“b b”(75 reviews)
“short walk”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A pleasant walk from the ferry pier, Clai Ban offered a warm welcome and comfortable accommodations for our Inishmore exploration. Not only is it conveniently located for area hikes to the amazing historical island sites, but it is also only a few steps from the...More

Thank Wash-ash0re
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We spent two nights on Inis Mor in December and stayed here and it was super. The room was clean and comfortable and Bartley (the owner0 was most accommodating. He loaned us several books to read while we were there which were very informative on...More

Thank Bradley L
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We'd already fallen in love with Inis Mor during a holiday there as a couple, but this time we brought our 2 teenagers and stayed at Clai Ban. It was magical. The view of the sea from the peaceful front garden was heavenly, so too...More

Thank CiaraConsidine
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Sitting here listening to my copy of "Across the Sound" by the Hernon brothers, the son's of our hosts Bartley and Marion at Clai Ban, a great B&B on Inishmor. What special memories it brings back of our 2 nights on the island. Starting out...More

Thank Timmy1957
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Our 1:00 ferry from Doolin was canceled last minute due to weather. I phoned Clai Ban and was told that our reservation was prepaid and non refundable. He said we could drive the 2 1/2 hours to Rossaveal, catch the 18:30 ferry and return on...More

Thank Ray T
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$92 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$92 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Room 1 looks out to the front of the house"
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"We had an upstairs room for three. It was roomy and quiet and very clean."
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"There are ground floor rooms if you don't want to deal with stairs. Families of four were stayng there..."
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"All rooms look excellent"
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