Gregans Castle Hotel

The Burren, Ballyvaughan, H91 CF60, Co. Clare
Tel: +353 (0)65-7077005 Email: Website: WWW.GREGANS.IE

With breathtaking views across Galway Bay and idyllically situated overlooking the unique Burren landscape, this is the ultimate luxury and gourmet hideaway in the west of Ireland.

Simon and Freddie, together with their staff manage this oasis of comfort and offer genuine Irish hospitality, award-winning innovative cooking and elegant bedrooms free from the intrusion of televisions. Antiques, an eclectic art collection, open fires, candles, jugs of flowers and Shelley the cat add to the indulgently relaxing atmosphere.

Located on the Wild Atlantic Way and the Burren Food Trail, Gregans Castle is the ideal base from which to enjoy the Burren, the Cliffs of Moher, the Aran Islands, walking, cycling, horse-riding, surfing, sea angling, golf.

Bed & Breakfast from €240 per room per night for two sharing, with dinner from €45 to €79 

Bedrooms 15, Suites 6

Open from February 12th to December 19th inclusive.

Recent Awards:

Best Hotel & Guesthouse Restaurant - RAI Irish Restaurant Awards 2019

Good Hotel Guide Irish Hotel of the Year 2019

Georgina Campbell’s Best Breakfast 2018

AA 3 Rosettes for culinary excellence 2019

Green Hospitality Silver Award 2018

Food & Wine Best for Romance 2017. 


Simon Haden & Frederieke McMurray 

General Manager:

Ken Bergin  


  • On N67, 5km south of Ballyvaughan village.
  • Only 1 hour from Shannon airport and 2.5 hours from Dublin.


Special Offers

Summer in the Burren (2 Nights with 1 Dinner)

Two nights Luxurious Accommodation, two Full Irish Breakfasts, a gourmet Restaurant Dinner on one evening and Complimentary WiFi.

Ireland's Blue Book Vouchers are very welcome.

This special rate is not commissionable.

from €325.00
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Autumn in the Burren (2 Nights with 1 Dinner)

Two nights Luxurious Accommodation, two full Irish Breakfasts, a gourmet Dinner on one evening.

Recently awarded Georgina Campbell's "Hotel of the Year" and "Irish Breakfast Award".

This rate is not commissionable.

from €279.00
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3 Nights with 2 Dinners and a Burren Walk

3 nights Bed & Breakfast with Dinner on two evenings and including a half day's guided walk on the Burren (at an easy pace) with our next door neighbour and  local character Shane Connolly.

When booking please state preferred date of you guided walk and we will confirm this back to.

This rate is not commissionable.

from €330.00
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Ireland's Blue Book is a collection of Irish Country House Hotels, Historic Manor Houses, Castles and Restaurants located throughout the island of Ireland. Below is a full list of our houses and restaurants and the map above shows each of their locations.

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