Doolin, co. Clare
Welcome to the Rainbow Hostel
Covid-19 : The Rainbow Hostel will open again when restrictions are lifted and we have already implemented all necessary measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Meanwhile, you can visit our Covid-19 page for more information.
Welcome to The Rainbow Hostel, where Carmel & Mattie Shannon have been welcoming guests since 1986 and have helped thousands discover the magical beauty of Doolin. Our small family run and cosy hostel is located in the centre of Doolin, a village known for its lively traditional music and beautiful landscapes in Co. Clare, on the Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland.
In addition to providing a warm welcome in a great location, The Rainbow Hostel is also Fáilte Ireland Approved and a member of Doolin Tourism. When you stay with us, you can be sure that every effort will be made to make it a memorable experience.
Explore Doolin and experience the warm welcome of The Rainbow Hostel
Mattie, the owner of The Rainbow Hostel, has a keen interest in the archaeology and nature of the Burren and, most evenings, will be very glad to share his knowledge and experience with you beside the fire in our cosy common room.
Mattie is also available for guided walks, which is an amazing way to discover Doolin’s hidden secrets.