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Monks Ballyvaughan

Ballyvaughan, North Clare


Monks, Ballyvaughan offers 11-room luxury accommodation, most with sea views, located on the waterfront at Ballyvaughan Harbour and Galway Bay. 

After exploring the picture-perfect town, the wilds of The Burren and the songs of the ocean, savour the freshest seafood in their famous restaurant, home of seafood in Galway Bay for more than 40 years. Traditional, rustic, local, fresh, flavourful and full of goodness – this is what Monks is all about.

Each guest room enjoys unique decoration inspired by the colours of The Burren. Enjoy bottled water, crisp linens and Voya in-room amenities. Guests also have access to the peaceful residents’ lounge.

They have a variety of bedrooms, apartments and dog-friendly accommodations from which to choose for your stay; the Cosy Queen room, Courtyard King rooms, Deluxe King rooms, Sea View Loft rooms and the one-of-a-kind Luxury Sea View King room. Experience the perfect hideaway after your adventures. Talk to the team about the dog-friendly options and bring your furry friend along. For those requiring an accessible stay, the Courtyard King room comes with a roll-in shower.


  • Member of Burren Eco Tourism Network
  • Member of Burren Food Trail

Food and drink:

The bar and restaurant are open to the public year-round, seven days per week.

Good to Know

There is free car parking for in-house guests on-site and an electric charge point. Free WiFi is also available throughout the property.

About Ballyvaughan


Ballyvaughan is a picturesque coastal village in the Burren, and a Discovery Point along the Wild Atlantic Way.