Clare's Rock Hostel
In the peaceful surrounds of the Burren we can guarantee an enjoyable stay, in clean and comfortable ensuite rooms.
The only Hostel in the High Burren, it is located in the village of Carron/Carran, on The Burren Way, and is central to many of the best Walking trails, including the Carron loop, The Nature reserve at Mount Carran, and the Mulloughmore National Park. Maps and information of all the Burren walks are available at the hostel and are free to residents.
Clare's Rock is within walking distance of all the major attractions including Poulnabrone Dolmen, Caherconnell and Cathair Chomain stone forts, The National Park at Mulloughmore, and are only a short drive from Aillwee Cave and The Cliffs Of Moher. The Cusack centre is only a few minutes walk away.
After your day in the Burren you can cook in our kitchens or eat at the local pub/restaurant. A light breakfast is now included in price.
Traditional session every Friday night (All year)
Hostel has a games area which include pool, air hockey, table soccer and giant connect 4. Outside we have a home made version of mini golf, pentanque and horse shoe throwing + giant chess and checkers.
All games are free of charge to guests.
Local tourist information is available for walking routes
in the Burren national park, Ballyvaughan /Black Head area and other surrounding areas.
Burren farming is very unique. Being a special area of conservation it must be farmed in an environmentally friendly way.
On our farm we are happy to show visitors around and answer any questions they might have.