Sheedy's Country House Hotel


Sheedy's Country House Hotel, Clare

Idyllic Country House Hotel near Doolin, on the edge of the Burren in County Clare

Sheedy's Country House Hotel has true character and an intimate atmosphere. You will be made to feel perfectly at home in this 18th Century country house in Lisdoonvarna, close to Doolin in County Clare where John & Martina take great pleasure in welcoming their guests. Nearby attractions include the Burren, Doolin, the Aran Islands and the Cliffs of Moher.

What guests like about Sheedy's Country House & Restaurant

  • our hotel is on the Wild Atlantic Way
  • Award-winning restaurant: Two AA Rosettes consistently for 15 years; Highly recommended by Fodors and The Good Food Guide
  • 2013 Tripadvisor Travellers Choice Award, listed in Top 25 Small Hotels in Ireland
  • Eco Label from Green Hospitality Ireland for efforts in going “green”
  • Charming country house ambiance 
  • Lovely gardens where many of the vegetables and herbs used in John's kitchen are grown
  • Your Manor House Hotels Gift Card can be redeemed at Sheedy's Country House Hotel

Your Accommodation 

Luxury bedrooms with many elegant touches

Bedrooms are luxurious and very comfortable with gorgeous colour schemes, crisp white linen and white fluffy towels. Guest bedrooms include complimentary Mineral Water; Luxury Gilcrest and Soames Toiletries; Cosy Sitting Areas with Books and Magazines and Writing Table. 

Junior Suites are very spacious with large sitting areas and lovely large bathrooms.

Your Dining Options

Award-winning Clare restaurant 

John Sheedy is an award-winning chef whose cooking has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes for the past number of years. Sheedy's Country House has also won the Georgine Campbell Award for Best Breakfast in Munster. John makes all the jams, marmalade and breads served at breakfast.

For Dinner you can choose from the A La Carte Menu in Sheedy's fine dining restaurant or go for the Bar Food Menu and relax by the turf fire in the Bar.

Your Activity Choices

Top things to do in West Clare 

One of the most popular tourist attractions, The Cliffs of Moher, are are only a 10 minute drive. The exquisite Burren region whose fauna and archaeology has been attracting visitors for centuries is also just minutes from Sheedy's.

Golf at Lahinch and Doonbeg

Sheedys is perfectly located for golfers with Lahinch and Doonbeg a short drive away - Lahinch is just 13km from Sheedy's and Doonbeg is 32km from Lisdoonvarna.

Walking holiday in West Clare

For walkers the Burren Way from Doolin to Ballyvaughen is very popular. Maps are available from John and Martina and they will happily give thier advice and tips on best routes and favourite places along the way.

Aran Islands

A day trip to the Aran Islands is also a lovely way to spend a day. Boats go from Doolin (10 mins from Sheedy's) and Martina can book tickets for you.

Your Host: Mrs Martina Sheedy

Sheedy's Country House Hotel
Lisdoonvarna, The Burren, Co. Clare

T: +353 1 2958900


GPS: N 53 deg 01.37, W 17.41.39 deg

Essential facts

Wifi Internet Access Available

no. of rooms: 11

Rates: From € 70

Credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Diners Club

Check-in/out: 12 noon. Earliest check-in, 3pm

Facilities / Amenities

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