Traditional Music

The Bloody Cranesbill Bar – Traditional Irish Music

Check Out: The Bloody Cranesbill Gastrobar


If you like good food, good music, nice art in a cosy and welcoming atmosphere then The Bloody Cranesbill Gastrobar

Clare is one of the global heartlands of traditional Irish music, and we are very fortunate to have some of its finest practitioners living amongst us and playing regularly with us.

We host traditional music & sessions generally at dinner time where you can enjoy it in the background or engage with more closely should you wish to. See our summer 2020 schedule here

Eoin O’Neill

Clara Buteler

Christy McNamara

Floriane Blancke

Quentin Cooper

Severine Pigot

Adam Shapiro

Jon O’Connell

Our art collection is a feature of our hotel , with significant collections of twentieth century (including John Butler Yeats, Sean Keating and Sean O Sullivan),  as well contemporary local  (incl Henry Morgan’s fabulous Burren landscapes) & national (J.B. Vallely, James Brohan) painters as well as some contemporary American portraiture and landscape art. Check out our art gallery

Enjoy a preview of some of the hotel’s collection here. Each bedroom has its won unique original artwork.


Throughout the hotel we have nooks of bookcases with thousands of books of all genres but with. a particular emphasis on Irish literature/history & biography.

Cliffs: Traditional Music Sessions

Traditional Irish Music

Christy McNamara, Clara Buteler & Guests








Clara Buteler

Traditional Irish Music Session