Surrounded by beautiful history and nature, our house is Bunratty’s traditional and themed Irish Bed and Breakfast. Just opposite Bunratty Castle and five minutes from the historic and picturesque village of Bunratty with its sights, shopping, bars and restaurants, including the world famous Durty Nelly’s and Bunratty Castle and Folk Park. We've a great location and you can actually see Bunratty Castle itself from the front foor and bedroom windows.
We offer deluxe accommodation, home cooking, a great range of attractions and activities and the benefit of our local knowledge whether your trip be for business or pleasure. Our total capacity is 24-30 people.
We pride ourselves on our personal touch. We are definitively not a hotel, we are a family oriented B&B that work hard to make sure you have an amazing stay with.
Our breakfasts are included in the price and we offer the full continental spread, including tea, coffee, homemade scones, bread and irish soda bread, cheeses, meats, cereals, jams, etc. We are also more than happy to supply a full cooked Irish breakfast for a small extra charge, which is payable locally.
We also do evening meals that guests are more than welcome to join in on and we love nothing more than sitting around with our guests and having a good blether.
We also like to offer our guests a free cup of tea and some scones and jam when they arrive as we want you to know how welcome you are in our home.
At the Bunratty Castle Mews no request is too big and we will work hard to meet any special requirements you may have. We have staged family reunions and special events, we have dressed rooms for Valentine's day in the past for example, with flowers and petals.
We have also organised traditional Irish marriage blessings in the local church for those looking for a fun and meaningful way to engage in the local culture. We have even staged a celtic wedding.
We're always open to new experiences and new ideas. If you have something interesting that you want to use our bed and breakfast for then please just message me and we'll see what we can work out!
We sometimes have evening entertainments in the house itself, including a traditional story teller (shanakey). There are also really warm, authentic local pubs as this is not just a tourist area. At Durty Nelly's, our local pub, you will meet real locals (often whether you want to talk to them or not!)
LOCAL ATTRACTIONS -
The world famous Durty Nelly’s bar and restaurant
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park
King John’s Castle
Thomond Park - Home of Munster Rugby (Also Concerts & Sports Events)
Within an Hour:
Cliffs of Moher
Doolin Cave (largest stalactite in the world)
Lough Gur Stone Age
Lahinch Seaworld and Leisure
Dolphin and Whale Watching
Doolin Traditional Music Centres and from here you can take a ferry to the Aran Islands or a Cliffs of Moher cruise.
We can help with Maps, Tour Bookings, Medieval Banquets and Traditional Irish Night Bookings.
GOOD TO KNOW:
We have a heated outside area where you can smoke.
No pets unless for good reasons, (website hidden) dogs.
We provide free use of the fast wireless internet and free parking.
There is a lovely local hotel which allows you to go in and swim for a small fee and there is an amazing leisure centre with all the trimmings in nearby Shannon. It has a climbing wall, gym, swimming pool, etc and there is a children's adventure playground next door to it.
Delores is a wonderful host who makes her guests feel welcome and very much at home. We stayed for one night before a morning flight from Shannon - we would certainly stay for longer in future. Delores provides a continental style breakfast with so much to choose from: breads, fruit, cereal, cheese and cold meats - all fresh and well presented.
The Bunratty Castle Mews is in a great location, being in close proximity to Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, Blarney Mills shop and restaurants, including Durty Nellies.
I would thoroughly recommend Bunratty Castle Mews to all travellers.
Superbe expérience chez Dolores! Nous avons été super bien accueillis, les chambres sont très confortables, un petit déjeuner délicieux ! A recommander +++++
We were a big group and we felt like home. Dolores and her husband treated us like family and we feel very grateful about that. We loved it. Fue muy buena experiencia desde la forma que nos dieron la bienvenida hasta la comida. Gracias Dolores.
Dolores was great! Made us feel very comfortable and gave us a ride into town so we could get dinner. She and her husband cooked us a delicious breakfast in the morning. We felt comfortable and safe! Highly recommend.
Our host Dolores was very welcoming and really could not have been more helpful. We didn't want to drive to the venue we were visiting but rather than have to get a cab, Dolores drove us there herself. The place was exactly as advertised. It was comfortable, warm with an amazing breakfast selection.
Un superbe accueil dans un cadre dépaysant, Irlandais par excellence. Réception très agréable par Dolores et son mari Gary. A refaire certainement. Avec l'avantage d'être près de l'aéroport de Shannon, et situé assez centralement par rapport aux belles régions des Cliffs et chateaux.
Dés l'arrivée, un accueil très chaleureux de Dolorès. La maison est joliment décorée, la chambre très confortable. Tout est fait par Dolorès et son mari pour qu'on se sente à l'aise. Le petit déjeuner est extraordinaire. Tout près de l'aéroport et de l'autoroute, parfait pour rayonner en journée vers les cliffs de moher, le conémara..... Tout bien !
I own and run a local B&B just opposite the lovely Bunratty Castle. I have a family of 4 boys and we all love to welcome visitors to Ireland. I know the area like the back of my hand and am happy to recommend all the finest and most interesting things in the area.
We love nothing more than welcoming interesting people from around the world and getting to know them over a cup of tea and scone. We hope that you will come and visit us soon!