Ballyvara House is a family run luxury self catering home. We are John & Rebecca Flanagan and our daughters Hailey, Veronica & Olivia.
American-born Rebecca met John in 1998 in Doolin. Ballyvara House is the original Flanagan Family home, once a 100+ year old thatched cottage, which has been transformed into present-day Ballyvara House. A 4-star award winning guesthouse which we now offer as a luxurious holiday home destination resulting in fantastic reviews and proving to be a great success.
Ballyvara House is a substantial luxury self-catering property boasting 11 en-suite bedrooms, sleeping up to 32 guests. This is an ideal accommodation venue for a large family gathering, a Christmas or New Year’s get together or a bridal party.
Minimum stay requirement is 2 nights except in the months June/July and August when there is a 7 night minimum requirement.
Private tennis court, library, bar area in the lounge, open fire in lounge, commercial kitchen, playground and conference center.
Located on over 20 acres of green Irish countryside with views of rolling fields and Doonagore Castle in the distance. Doolin village is within a half-mile walk down the road and Doolin pier is 2 miles away, where one can catch a ferry to the Aran Islands or a cruise to the view the majestic Cliffs of Moher. The white sand beaches of Lahinch and Fanore are within a 20 min. drive, as well as the famed Lahinch Golf Course.