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Crawfordsville, Indiana
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We were so impressed with our short stay at Rowan Tree Hostel. We were unable to make it our first night, but showed up the 2nd night to find we had been upgraded to a private room. The staff was very friendly and helpful, and the rooms were very secure and clean. Thanks, Rowan Tree, for the great nights sleep!

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

We were on our trip just stay one night , arrived late and leave realy but after all of the nice review we were disappointed , the staff was friendly and the place nice, but that's it , the kitchen had the minimum facilities and the breakfast was not enough , 2 shower per floors is not enough ! And...

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Thank E K
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Fabulous place to stay. Was here for two nights and used it as a base to see the 'Clare' part of the Wild Atlantic Way. All I can say is this place is special. Room had loads of space with a lovely view of the river. Couldn't fault any of the staff, they were really friendly and helpful. The location...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Pros: laundry available, free 10-min international call per guest, nice lounges, good location Cons: expensive laundry!, no in-room lockers, no outlets/lights at beds, communal bathroom door shuts very loudly, room door would start to open softly if it wasn't shut tightly enough, breakfast was lame, no soap in ensuite bathroom, large hostel

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Thank sixweekssolo2016
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I stay here often for work and I cannot say enough good things about the cleanness and friendliness of the staff. Especially Sarah and Catherine. Amazing staff and a credit to this hostel. Love staying here.

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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The beds were comfortable. The hostel and the rooms were also very clean. The staff were very helpful and kind. I stayed there one night before leaving for another town in County Clare. I highly recommend this hostel!

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Thank Andrew L
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Couldn't have been more happy with my stay! I arrived at 1am and even at this ungodly hour Terry was super friendly and helpful and full of Irish geniality. Cleanest, purest white bathroom I think I've ever experienced in my life, comfy, warm beds, and decent breakfast. Plus they have their very own Dora the Explorer! Stay here - you...

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Thank SophiaLeighton
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 June 2016

My husband and I were delilghted with this experience, our first time staying in a hostel. We attended the Fleadh Nua festival in May, and the hostel was in an excellent location for the events. While there were many young people staying there, we were not the only gray haired ones. It was very quiet and peaceful. The breakfasts were...

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Thank Mark Y
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This is one of the nicest hostels I've ever stayed in. From the Common areas to the bedrooms, everything was not only immaculately clean, but very comfortable as well. If you are to stay in this place, I highly recommend spending a couple more euro and staying on the 3rd floor. The room's on the 3rd floor are VERY spacious...

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

We booked a family room, it was clean and comfortable. Wi-fi coverage is in all the structure, we found a welcoming note with a piece of cake at our arrival. Breakfast is buffet style and rich, you also have self-catering availability and it is useful, because pubs often close very early..

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  • Free Internet
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rowan Tree Hostel is in the centre of Ennis, a vibrant town renowned for its lively pubs and traditional Irish music. Only 20 minutes from Shannon Airport, it is the perfect base to discover County Clare, The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher. The hostel has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and offers quality budget accommodation for groups, families and individuals. All guest facilities are brand new and include a fully-equipped self-catering kitchen, recreational lounges and free WIFI and internet access. Choose from a variety of rooms including double, twin and multi-bedded dorms, many with en-suite facilities. Beds start at €15.00.* Voted best Irish Hostel by Hostelworld Customers in 2009,2010,2011,2012 and nominee for Best Hostel in The World 2014 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rowan Tree Hostel

Address: Harmony Row, Ennis, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > Ennis
Price Range: $30 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rowan Tree Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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“If you're travelling as a couple book a private room”
 of 5 bubbles conorm528, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book earley”
 of 5 bubbles MelanieSheehyHayden, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“single room at the top away from the noise”
 of 5 bubbles dougal100, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in the biggest dorm of 14 people and it couldn't have been quieter - you can't choose you room-mates!”
 of 5 bubbles SophiaLeighton, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms with private bath are available if reserved ahead of time.”
 of 5 bubbles marky929, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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