Home Owners Charging Exorbitant Prices For Irish Open Rentals Should “Get Real”

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A North Clare Hotelier is urging home owners to “get real” with the prices they’re charging for accommodation during the Irish Open.

It’s after it emerged that some people have placed ads on booking website Air BnB, asking for up to 8,000 euro to rent their home during the event, which takes place in Lahinch between July 4th and 7th this year.

Past President of the Irish Hotels Federation, Lahinch Hotelier Michael Vaughan says the high cost of accommodation could impact heavily on the reputation of the local tourism industry: