We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Aran View Country House

Certificate of Excellence
12/06/2017 13/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Aran View Country House
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

308 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Aran View Country House
See the most recent reviews
Showing 284: English reviews
St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We liked the Aran View so much the first time we stayed there that we decided to stay again when returning to the area recently. The hotel has stunning views of the Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher and, on this visit, we were blessed with sunshine. Our room was spacious and comfortable with everything needed for a short break....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Tracy B
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Myself and my wife enjoyed 4 nights in September in a beautiful hotel with excellent service and superb breakfasts. We have stayed here many times before and the reception is always top class. Good luck to John and Theresa and Sharon in the future.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank alecbromley
Chelsea, VT
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Aran View is aptly named. The view of the Aran islands from the hotel is outstanding. It is ideally located for a trip to the Cliffs of Moher. There is lots of traditional music to be enjoyed in the local pubs. Aran View gets A+ in all categories. Our room was comfortable and well appointed. The food was excellent, both...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank steve G
Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 17 September 2013

We had the pleasure of staying in this delightful hotel, I simply could not fault it! Rooms were comfortable & spotless, the staff couldn't do enough for us & breakfast was fantastic, not rushed even though we stayed way too long chatting & had copious amounts of coffee refills! Highly recommend & I will be visiting again for sure!! :-)

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank MMCLIFFORD
Barraba, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 17 September 2013

This hotel was built 36 years before Capt. James Cook "discovered" Australia. It is in good shape. The owners and staff were ever helpful and friendly. The food was excellent. Our room was huge and everything we could want. The WiFi is only so so but this mobile phone & Internet coverage is a perennial Irish problem. We ended up...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Brian_Bald
Denver, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 16 September 2013

This hotel has probably been a solid 4 or even a 5 in the past, but it needs an extensive upgrade. The furnishings and interiors are worn and need renovation. Our room also could have been cleaner, there was dust and debris in the window sill and in the corners behind lamps and furniture. The bed was also uncomfortable due...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tammy H
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 September 2013

The location of Aran View House Hotel is really beautiful. Staff was friendly. The room we stayed in was outdated and very small. For us the bed was too small (1.80 and 1.97m). We would not stay here again.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank A S
Hampton, NH
Reviewed 12 September 2013

We love to go to Doolin - it's like "going home" - and one of the reasons for this is staying at the Aran View Hotel - they make you feel like you are at home. Sharon, Theresa and the staff are so warm and welcoming. The rooms are very comfortable, relaxing - great view of the Aran Islands. Gives...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Joseph H
cinisello
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I've been to the Aran View House Hotel last August. It's a very good hotel, my accomodation was nice. The room was very clean and the staff very kind. Amazing view of the Aran Islands from my windonw. The hotel is located at 20 minutes walking from the Gus O'Connor's pub (teh best one in Doolin), 5 minutes by car....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank rickyrov
Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Great view from breakfast room - and breakfast was yummy - smoked salmon and scrambled eggs - place has history which is very cool - stayed different two nights - on way over to Aran Islands and also on the way back - once in main building and once in the old law school part - liked the main building...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tuxedo29

144 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (70)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
View from Room (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (38)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (74)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (32)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
Other (17)
12/06/2017 13/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Doolin
2.8 km away
Ballinalacken Castle Country House
1.9 km away
Hotel Doolin
Hotel Doolin
#2 of 4 in Doolin
557 reviews
10.1 km away
Cliffs of Moher Hotel
Cliffs of Moher Hotel
#1 of 1 in Liscannor
65 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 km away
Doolin House
Doolin House
#4 of 4 in Doolin
73 reviews
10.6 km away
Vaughan Lodge
Vaughan Lodge
#1 of 5 in Lahinch
343 reviews
5.1 km away
Sheedy's Country House Hotel
Sheedy's Country House Hotel
#1 of 7 in Lisdoonvarna
299 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aran View Country House, built in the georgian period, in 1736, stands on a hill on the coast road commanding one of the finest views of the wild Clare coastline. Facing the Aran View Country House, lie the beautiful Aran Islands just seven miles from Doolin. To the North is the famous Burren landscape and exotic wild flowers. Looking South is the Doolin pier and the begining of the imposing Cliffs of Moher jutting out into the wild Atlantic Ocean. One will never tire of these views of an ever-changing landscape of greens and blues. Each room is indivudally decorated keeping the Georgian feel as much as possible. You can enjoy a glass of wine, while watching some of the more amazing sunset. You can also enjoy Fresh Scones, tea/coffee in the lounge each afternoon. We assure both new and old guest and warmest of hospitality and relaxation, during you stay at the Aran View Country House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aran View Country House

Address: Coast Road | Doolin, Co. Clare, Doolin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Doolin
Price Range: $137 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aran View Country House 3*
Number of rooms: 11
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Expedia, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets, Priceline, TripOnline SA and HRS so you can book your Aran View Country House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Aran View Hotel
Aran View Doolin
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Aran View Country House staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question
Carlsbad, California
9 months ago
Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
Eagle, Colorado

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Aran View Country House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“hotel is north of Doolin on RT 479 about a 2 miles outside of town.”
richardbJ7291NE, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room #226 amazing views (Cliffs, Ocean, Aran Islands) - worth it!”
SJtravel0811, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not above the kitchen”
561vickiv, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 223 facing front of house with pretty view is a large room with 1 large bed and 2 twins, lovely room, great tub/shower-in-one combo”
smileeface, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs front has the best view.”
russnlo, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
No availability for your dates from these sites
TripAdvisor
* /night
View Deal
Booking.com
Hotels.com
Hotwire.com
View all 7 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates