Weekend Break Away in Doolin

Doolin Ferry Fleet at doolin pier

Weekend Break Away in Doolin

School is stressful at any age but this year has been the toughest yet. Whether you’re a parent, child, college student or teacher – you need a break! Luckily Mid-Term break is just around the corner and Doolin Ferry Co have everything planned for you!

 

 

Places to stay in Doolin

Friday after you finish work, school, classes or just a long week get down to Doolin and make a break for it. When you arrive you’ll have to check in to your chosen accommodation. Need some inspiration? There are many advantages of traveling to the Aran Islands in October and you can check out much more below.

Sheedy’s Doolin 

Twin Peaks B&B 

Daly’s House 

Nagles Camping 

For even more great options check out our full list of Places to Stay in Doolin.

Ferries from Doolin to Aran Islands, Ireland.

Places to Eat in Doolin

Next up is food! We are privileged to have some of the best food in the country right at our fingertips, being situated on the Wild Atlantic Way, fresh seafood is a must have. Where to eat?

Oar Doolin 

Anthony’s – Doolin Inn 

O’ Connors Pub

McDermots Pub 

Mcganns Pub 

For many more delicious options you can visit Doolin Tourism’s list of Places to Eat in Doolin .

Stay and enjoy a drink in our local pubs for the evening in front of the fire – how perfect could an Autumn break be? We have lists of  Top Things to Do in Doolin and also Near Doolin to give you even more ideas.

 

Weekend in Doolin

Saturday, after getting a good nights rest rise & shine – time for your trip to the Aran Islands with Doolin Ferry Co. You may be organised and already pre-booked your ferry tickets online with us but if not no problem! You can find us in two locations;

The Red and White Office on Fisher Street Doolin – located two doors up from O’ Connors Pub.

The Red Office on Doolin Pier – we are the guys in the Red Jackets – say hi!

In addition to welcoming you on board our lovely crew can help you plan your trip to any of the three Aran Islands then and there also. After all we are the Best ferry in Doolin that has been awarded Boat Tour of the Year 2021 Ireland!

 

Ferry arriving to Inis Oirr, Aran Islands.

Take the ferry to Aran

Brought your bikes or dogs? Just let a crew member know and we will happily board these for free. You will be boarding one of three state of the art boats-  Tranquility, Doolin Express and The Aran islands Express. Having the largest, fastest and most comfortable boats in Doolin we will ensure your trip will be smooth sailing!

 

Inis Oirr (Inisheer)

In just a short 15 minutes to Inis Oirr you can hop off and start exploring O’Brien’s Castle or the Plassey Shipwreck. Don’t forget your Inis Oirr (Inisheer) Map and have a look at our Top things to do before you go. Grab your bikes at Rothai Inis Oirr Bike Hire/ Joyce’s Bike Hire on Inis Oirr and you’ll hit all the main sights in no time.

Inis Mor (Inishmore)

A quick 35 minutes to Inis Mor and you can start your adventure for the day. On arrival to Kilronan Harbour stop into Aran Islands Bike Hire and start touring. There is so much to see and do on this Island from seeing ancient sites such as the famous Dun Aonghasa to a spot of shopping at the Aran Sweater market. If you’re planning on visiting here you may want to have a look at our Top Things to Do, How to get Around, and Places to Eat information, and don’t forget your Map!

Inis Meain (Inishmaan)

It’s only 20 minutes to get to Inis Meain from Doolin on our Express Ferry service. You should download our Inis Meain Map before you go and check out Top Things to Do, and Where to Stay.

You can find all of our Aran Islands Maps and get more information on What to Bring so you can make the most of your trip with us.

Cliffs of Moher Cruise

Before heading home why not try our Cliffs of Moher Cruise – at 700 feet high and 300 million years old these Cliffs are the real beauty of Doolin on the Wild Atlantic Way. You may have seen the Cliffs before but nothing compares to amazing views you get from the water. Our live on board commentary will educate and entertain you along the way. See more interesting facts about the Animals at the Cliffs of Moher.

Cliffs of Moher Ferry on board Doolin Ferry Co.

Leave nothing but footprints and take nothing but photos and memories – make sure to tag us @doolinferryco on your well deserved Mid-Term break!

Any more questions?  Our friendly crew is happy to help you anytime so see our Contact details or Tel. 065 707 5555. We hope to welcome you on board with us soon. You may also be interested in reading our updated Covid-19 notice or about our new Aran Islands Christmas gifts.