Ard Einne House Covid-19 Health and Safety Statement.

The wellbeing of our guests and colleagues will be our utmost consideration, so that you may continue to enjoy your stay at Ard Einne House. We have introduced the highest level of cleaning standard and disinfection to ensure our guest enjoy an even cleaner and safer stay and peace of mind.

Extra Measures include:

• Strictly following health guidelines set out by Fáilte Ireland and the HSE.

• Providing hand sanitizer at entrance throughout the Bed and Breakfast.

• Government and WHO Guidelines are used for the cleaning and sanitising protocols of all areas of the Bed and Breakfast, High-touch points will be repeatedly sanitised (i.e. chairs, handles, rails etc)

• Furniture has been rearranged in lounge and dining area in such a way to allow you to enjoy our facilities with proper social distancing.

• Furniture has been rearranged in lounge and dining area in such a way to allow you to enjoy our facilities with proper social distancing.

• Signage will remain in place throughout our public areas to remind our guests to observe social distancing and handwashing.





Guest Bedrooms:

• A through and comprehensive cleaning and sanitising program is in place for all guest bedrooms and bathrooms in preparation for your arrival with specific extra attention being given to all touch points throughout.

• Extra disinfection of all high touch areas in guest rooms including light switches and door handles.

• All additional collateral, furnishings and non-essential items will be removed from our bedrooms so we can focus on the highest levels of cleanliness.

• Linens will be handled with extreme care to prevent raising dust and potential contamination; All linen will be laundered at maximum temperature to kill potential bacteria.

• Reduced paper amenities (like notepads and guest directories) in rooms

• To provide a safe environment for both staff and guests during this COVID crisis, we no longer provide a daily housekeeping service in our guest bedrooms for guests staying more than 1 night. There will be no daily service provided.

• We will provide a daily refuse disposal & towel replacement service.


Dining Room:

• We will continue to adjust dining service in accordance with current food safety recommendations and social distancing.

•  At check in – Reception will confirm Breakfast times with our guest to ensure all guests and staff can comply with safe social distancing measures.

•  Service is restricted to Table service only.

• The furniture has been rearranged in dining area in such a way to allow you to enjoy our facilities with proper social distancing.

•  Our Menus are cleaned and sanitized after each use for your safety.

• Tableware including all used and unused wares, condiments, placemats and linens will be removed and disinfected after each party has left. Tabletops and chair arms will also be disinfected after each seating.


Wellbeing of our employees and guest:

• Enhanced Team member safety and well-being with personal protective equipment and enhanced training and protocols.

• We would ask that any customers experiencing flu like symptoms or sickness to please postpone their visit to a later date. We would also ask that any customers that may have visited the countries affected by COVID-19, as recommended by the HSE, or have been in contact with a confirmed case please postpone their visit.

• We will review regularly and update as the situation evolves, keeping policies and procedures relating to Covid-19 under ongoing review.



Reservations -Check in and Out:

• Ard Einne House will operate a pre-registration process so that guests need only collect their key on check when they arrive. – This will be email in advanced to guest to provide all guest staying contact name and number that is staying with us in the Bed and Breakfast.

• Room check in time – after 2pm must be pre arrange prior to arrival. Room Check out time is 10.30hr

• All Room keys will be disinfected with medical-grade antimicrobial agent after each stay.

• Visible markings will guide you safely in the Bed and Breakfast and we will observe social distancing whilst checking you in and out.

• All reservations will be prepayments prior to arrival to minimise contact.

• We will only accept pre-booked guests this season and only registered guests are permitted to enter the Bed and Breakfast.



Our policy on international Bookings

• Government policy Arriving in Ireland from another country By law, if you arrive in Ireland from any other country you will need to fill in a form called the Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form & Restrict your movements for 14 days, unless arriving from a green list country. Please be aware of this for any travel. Restricting your movements means self-isolating/staying at home and avoiding contact with other people and social situations as much as possible.

• Ard Einne House Policy All guests arriving from another country: Self-isolating/Quarantine at the Bed and Breafkast is not an option. Please can you provide us with details on when you entered the country Please can you provide us with details of where you self-isolated for the recommended two weeks. Failure to provide this important information means we will not be able to accept your booking. We will not accept bookings from anyone not adhering to the 14-day quarantine ahead of their expected check in date of stay. This policy will continue until further notice but may change subject to government guidelines.


We would like to ask our guest to:

• Please wear a face mask in all public areas and and respect social distancing of 2 meters from staff and other guest in the Bed and Breakfast.

• Appoint one member from your household group who comes to reception at check in and all times should you require further assistance to reduce contact.

• To ensure all guest information in your party is provided for contact tracing in advance prior to arrival.

• All reservations will be pre-payment prior to arrival to minimise contact where possible.

• Please dispose of any PPE in your bathroom waste bin.

• To dispose of recyclables, follow instructions in our guest bedrooms.

• There is a number available to reduce close contact and to help you should you need anything during your stay.


• The health and Well-being of all our guest, staff and family is of utmost priority to us. At any point you are feeling unwell or displaying any of the symptoms of Covid-19. You must alert us immediately by contact phone number and contact your GP.  Please ensure you and your party isolate immediately in your room for further instructions and Guidelines set out by Management of Ard Einne House.

• If you feel unwell prior to your trip to Inis Mór, Please get in touch with us and cancel your reservation, We can reschedule your stay to another time.

• Please respect the other guest and island residence space during your visit to Inis Mór and follow all Government guidelines.

• Only registered guests and authorised persons are permitted to enter the Bed and Breakfast.

If you would like further information on any of our protocols or changes for this season, Please do not hesitate to contact us on

We look forward to welcoming you back to Ard Einne House and wish to express our sincere gratitude to all our guest for their support during these times.


Le meas,

Clodagh. Gerry & Family

Ard Einne House. Inis Mór.



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