Inis Meáin – “The Last Outpost of Europe”

2019-08-12T14:47:50+00:00 August 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|

About Inis Meáin lnis Meáin (Inishmaan) is the middle island among the three Aran Islands and has remained the quietest and least visited by tourists throughout the years. It’s an escape from the modern world, with over 300 flowering plants on the island and is a maze of winding roads, laneways and trails that take [...]

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Aran Islands 2019 – What to bring!

2019-08-07T13:36:03+00:00 June 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|

Do you remember last year when we had almost three months of glorious sunshine and roaring temperatures? It feels like a distant memory! The summer of 2019 has most definitely not gotten off to the same start but let’s not despair… there is no such thing as bad weather - just bad clothing!   The [...]

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Doolin Ferry Co. Sailing Tips..

2019-05-23T13:03:51+00:00 May 23rd, 2019|Aran Islands|

Doolin Ferry Co. Sailing Tips, for better safety and enjoyment of your trip... When you arrive… Our Main ticket office is located at No.1 Doolin Pier. You will see Doolin Ferry Co. with Bill O’Brien in red letters over our door, left door only. You will see our staff in lovely bright red jackets – you [...]

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Things to do in Doolin

2019-05-20T15:07:21+00:00 May 17th, 2019|Aran Islands, Doolin|

Doolin is a beautiful seaside village, rich in scenery and heritage. It’s a great place to visit, pass through, stay a night or even as a base for an extended stay. It’s prime location – less than one hour from Shannon Airport, 1.5 hours from both Limerick and Galway City Centres, means that you can [...]

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Explore the Aran Islands through the Aran LIFE Project

2019-05-17T12:10:05+00:00 December 12th, 2018|Aran Islands|

Many visitors that hop on board Doolin Ferry to visit the Aran Islands have so many questions for us such as; 'How do people live out there?  Where did they come from?  What do they do for a living?'.  Well here is a series of some beautifully made new videos that help answer those questions by the Aran [...]

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31st October Final Sailing Day of the 2018 Season

2019-05-17T12:03:31+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Doolin|

We are saying so long for now as the 2018 Sailing Season with Bill O'Brien's Doolin Ferry comes to a close. The Doolin Ferry Co. will finish all sailings to the Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher Cruises on Wednesday 31st October 2018.  We have enjoyed another fantastic season of meeting and greeting our passengers and taking them [...]

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Joe Dolan Music Festival Offer with Aran Islands & Cliffs of Moher Trip

2019-05-17T12:06:31+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Aran Islands|

'Joe Dolan Weekend' is coming up this October Bank Holiday Weekend at Treacys West County Conference & Leisure Hotel! The Doolin Ferry has teamed up with Treacys West County Conference & Leisure Hotel to offer guests of the Joe Dolan Weekend Festival a spectacular offer on an Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher Ferry trip.  Attendees can [...]

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Win a free family overnight stay on Inis Oirr & Cruise to the Cliffs of Moher

2019-05-17T12:08:52+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

It's Competition Time! This Month Doolin Ferry is offering you a chance to win a one night family stay on Inis Oírr, Aran Islands! Doolin Ferry Facebook Competition Enter now on Facebook for your chance to win a FREE OVERNIGHT TRIP for a family of 2 adults and 2 children to the wonderful island of [...]

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New York Times visits the Aran Islands

2018-09-12T08:15:43+00:00 September 12th, 2018|Aran Islands|

"It was the poet William Butler Yeats who suggested that Synge come to these islands. 'Go to Aran'." This photograph was taken on Inis Meáin, Aran Islands on the path to Synge's Chair by Andy Haslam for The New York Times. The New York Times published a fantastic and honest article on the [...]

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