Rowan Tree Hostel

Top choice hostel in Ennis
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Balconies overlooking the swift-flowing River Fergus; bright, airy dorms; and doubles with Egyptian linen add to the appeal at this town-centre hostel. It's set in a grand 1740-built former gentlemen's club, and fantastic facilities include a kitchen, a laundry and the excellent Cafe Bar in the former ballroom.

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Quick description

Rowan Tree Hostel is a brand new facility in the centre of Ennis offering quality budget accommodation in a fully restored 17th century Georgian building. Ennis is a vibrant town in the West of Ireland renowned for it's lively pubs and seriously good Irish music scene. The Rowan Tree Hostel is only 20 minutes from Shannon Airport, providing an ideal base to explore Co. Clare, The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher. An inclusive light breakfast of toast and beverages is provided. There is free Wi-Fi internet access. Guests may also enjoy complimentary use of the 2 PCs at Rowan Tree Hostel.

Important information

Please inform Rowan Tree Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas. Please note that this hotel does not accept American Express cards. You will have to provide an alternative card. Kindly note that if you are a family with children under the age of 16 please be aware that the children cannot stay in a dorm with people that is not part of the group.


  • Live music/performance
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Free parking
  • Kid meals
  • Books, dvds, music for children
  • Internet services
  • Themed dinner nights
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Garden
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Terrace
  • Lockers
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • First aid kit available
  • Wifi
  • Children's playground
  • 24-hour security
  • Children television networks
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Breakfast takeaway containers
  • Hiking
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • Billiards
  • Parking
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Packed lunches
  • Access to health care professionals
  • Cashless payment available
  • Horse riding
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Shared kitchen
  • Tour desk
  • Walking tours
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Cycling
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Shops (on site)
  • Ticket service
  • Sun terrace
  • Cctv outside property
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fishing
  • Family rooms
  • Smoke alarms
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized


  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Lift
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safety deposit box


  • Golf course (within 3 km)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Business centre
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service

Food and drink

  • Bar
  • Restaurant


  • Free WiFi available