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Imperial Hotel

Lisdoonvarna, North Clare


Located on the coastline, the Imperial Hotel is a stone’s throw away from the Cliffs of Moher and has been welcoming guests since 1874.

The Imperial Hotel is on the doorstep of some of Ireland’s most visited sites including the Cliffs of Moher, The Burren, the Aran Islands and Loop Head Peninsula. The hotel is ideal for families looking to spend some quality time together, couples hoping to experience that perfect Clare sunset, and groups that want to get a breakaway from the city to breathe in some fresh sea air.

The Imperial Hotel takes pride in providing a warm welcome and cosy atmosphere to be your home away from home. Right on the hotel’s doorstep, there is something for everyone. Their recommendations include surfing on Fanore beach, kayaking at the White Strand, cycling the coast road, and exploring the spectacular Cliffs of Moher Trail Walk which starts in Doolin.

For golfers, the renowned Lahinch Golf Courses are a short drive away. Lahinch is also a surfer’s paradise with many families picking up a board for the first time. The Matchmaker Bar in the hotel is a landmark in the area and known throughout the world. Throughout the summer, they host Irish nights and have live music to entertain guests.

Food and drink:

The Matchmaker Bar is very famous, and open to all guests and friends to enjoy.

Good to Know

There is free parking across from the hotel and free WiFi available throughout the property.

About Lisdoonvarna


Situated deep in the heart of the Burren is the spa town of Lisdoonvarna, famous for its rich heritage and matchmaking festival.