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Official Guide to the Aran Islands

Kilronan Holiday Homes

Formally known as MaryJoe’s B&B..  Ideally located in Kilronan village, Kilronan Holiday Homes is only a 10 minute walk from …


Aran Fisherman B & B

 The Aran Fisherman Bed and Breakfast is located directly in the quaint fishing village of Kilronan adjacent to the port where you will watch local fisherman bringing in the days catch. The Bed and Breakfast has a tradtional Irish decor and has very comfortable bedrooms with all modern amenities.



Caraig Donn

Established in 1965, Carraig Donn is Ireland’s premier retailer of Fashion, Jewellery and Giftware products.  At Carraig Donn, we are …


The Aran Sweater Market | Inishmore Island

Renowned as the home of the world-famous Aran sweater, The Aran Sweater Market houses a vast collection of Aran knitwear; each garment intricately crafted using traditional Aran patterns. It is one of the most popular (& free!) attractions on the Aran Islands.

Employing the craftwork of local skilled Aran knitters & designers, The Aran Sweater Market has become a fundamentally important part of life on the Aran Islands and Aran knitwear is the primary export of this tight-knit community.

As a custodian of authentic Aran knitwear, The Aran Sweater Market pays homage to the history, culture and heritage of the craft with a range of exhibitions and displays.

Visitors to The Aran Sweater Market can trace the history of the Aran sweater through an audio-visual exhibition and follow informative storyboards which outline the development of the Aran sweater from an island craft to global fashion item.

In fact, many visitors who make their way across to the Aran Islands do so for the sole purpose of purchasing their knitwear directly from The Aran Sweater Market and to have their garments’“Certificate of Authenticity” presented to them in person.

Visit the Aran Sweater Market (beside Kilronan Pier) to capture a genuine piece of the culture, heritage
& history of the Aran Islands.


Aran Islands Hotel

The hotel has 22 standard en-suite bedrooms, including five magnificent Kingsize bed rooms with balconies and spectacular views of Kileaney …