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Go Explore Hostel & Sailor’s Bar / Restaurant Clare Island, Budget Accommodation, County Mayo, Ireland


Welcome to “Go Explore Hostel Mayo”. We are a newly renovated budget hostel near Westport on one of Ireland’s most beautiful and interesting westerly islands called Clare Island.

Go Explore Hostel is located in the House of the O’Donnell’s, landlords of the Clew Bay area in the mid 1800s, on top of a small cliff surrounded by open Atlantic waters. Purpose built in 2012, Go Explore Hostel, Clare Island has all modern facilities and hosts an in-house traditional bar with traditional music, dancing, food and craic.

Clare Island News

  1. Clare Island nominated in the Irish Times top 5 Best Places to Go Wild in Ireland.
  2. Clare Island Ferry Co. launch new bus service from Westport to Roonagh Pier
  3. Declan O’Rourke plays the BARD Room Session’s at Sailor’s Bar, Clare Island Sat 9th Aug 2014
  4. Leo & Anto of the Sawdoctors plays the BARD Room Session’s at Sailor’s Bar, Clare Island Saturday 30th August 2014
  5. Go Explore Hostel & Sailor’s Bar / Restaurant, Clare Island won the 2014 SFA National Small Business Awards under the Emerging New Business category