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The Arches Hotel, Claregalway

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed for two nights in a family room. Very large room. Clean with modern decor and comfortable beds. Excellent breakfast. Staff were extremely helpful and very friendly. Very reasonable rate for two nights. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Rooms are basic, could do with updating. Double and single bed in our room, carpet could do with replacing. Shower/bath combo was a good size, plenty of clean towels and toiletries. Water temperature kept dropping mid shower. Breakfast was outstanding, great selection and all cooked...More

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Response from Brendan D, General Manager at The Arches Hotel, ClaregalwayResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Chris, Thanks for your feedback. We are planning an upgrade for some of our rooms over the winter, so we look forward to welcoming you back for the Galway Races . Glad you enjoyed the food and the craic in the bar :-)

Reviewed 15 August 2017

My daughter and I stopped off here for a bite to eat. There is plenty of parking at the back which makes it easy to access. As we entered the restaurant we were greeted with the lovely smile and welcome from one of the staff....More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Passing through Galway recently and were searching for a dinner location. Happened upon this location and must admit we were not disappointed. Service was very good from the outset and the dining room was clean, light and with a pleasant ambience. Food was of a...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely food and great service. Nice friendly restaurant and bar.. only observation is that when paying 14.95 for a fish and chips... the chips were very lacking. Would definitely revisit again in the future.

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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US$74 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Julie C
10 January 2018|
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Response from Brendan D | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Yes the Arches is on a main bus route to Galway city. The route is served by both Bus Eireann and local private company Burkes Bus. Check out the "getthere" website for an idea of the bus times The bus drops off... More
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Jacquietolan64
25 April 2015|
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Response from SheilaD215 | Reviewed this property |
Maybe they will but I still think it's a handy place for a quick stop. Don't know about larger groups though?
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"Ask for a room on the second floor and over looking the car park at the rear of the hotle"
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"Rate button did not work. 5 stars for service , cleanliness and location"
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"top floor back of building"
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"Had a room at the front of hotel near the road and no problem with noise at all."
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