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Mainistir House Hostel

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

6 of us stayed here recently and enjoyed rooms with beautiful views, lovely ironed linens, fantastic continental breakfast with freshly baked bread rolls, buffet 3 course dinner for just 15 euro with a wide variety of delicious dishes and a warm ambiance. Yes it's a...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I had a great time at Mainistir House- very friendly host and delicious elaborate dinner. It's far away enough from the main pier to be quiet, but still an easy walk to Joe Watty's. If you're visiting Inis Mór, do yourself a favor and stay...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

I was blown away by the fantastic views from the windows of my room. The hostel was wonderfully eccentric with uniquely colored rooms and classical music floating through the halls at all hours. I adored my hosts Glen and Joel, both of whom were quick...More

Thank Hannah-Rose B
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This place is as quirky as they get. The rooms are excellent for the price, and the location is great - but the food is the absolute highlight. The owner / chef is just a master and cooks up a storm on demand. I was...More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We booked a room in Mainistir House last minute and Glen was very quick to respond and get us a very affordable room. Glen and Joel are extremely warm and friendly hosts. The room was very cozy and spacious. Glen invited us to eat at...More

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"take the double room - not the bunks"
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"Don't try to fit a family of six into Room 11!"
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"Depends on your room mates :D"
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"Rooms 15 and 16 worked well as a little family apartment."
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