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Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 31 October 2015

This hostel is fantastic! Clean, modern and lots to do! It is close to nightlife, restaurants and shops. Our room was great with clean modern decor and the beds and linens were comfy. The breakfast in the morning had everything you'd need to get your day started. I hope to be back again soon.

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Galway, Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 27 October 2015

It took me a long time to write this review, mostly because I could never find the time to do so... but also because I tried to stay objective and find any "bad experiences" so I could give pro's and con's... but t's been almost a year since I checked out of Kinlay and I still can't find anything wrong...

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1Thank Victor M
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Went here for 2 nights with friends. Front of house was always extremely friendly, helpful and always prepared to chat. Our room was clean and beds were comfortable. We stayed in room 101. The toilets and shower areas where generally clean. Although a few of the stalls were locked for the whole stay. Common area and kitchen were also kept...

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Thank Rowan P
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I traveled to Galway and stayed in this hostel. Good location, close to night life, restaurants and shop. Good and attention staff, good and complete breakfast, room very good and the bed is big. You heve all you need nearly.

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Thank Debbymartins
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The staff were very nice and welcoming, the room was clean with a big bathroom (we had a private double bedroom) and although we only stayed one night, it was obvious there was a good buzz about the place with good kitchen facilities and a big communal area. Pool table, piano and guitars were sound (pun intended).

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Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The location of this hostel is perfect - in Eyre Square - super close to nightlife/restaurants/shopping and the train/bus stations. The hostel was FULL of travelers - people were always hanging out in the lobby or kitchen. It is a fun, communal, homey atmosphere. The security is impressive so we always felt safe. You can book day trips and tours...

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Thank Dbanana524
Reviewed 7 October 2015

I traveled alone to Ireland last June and this Hostel was the best place I've been in all Ireland. They care for the people, the staff really makes the difference. The beadrooms are confortable and clean. It was excelent.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This review is for Sept 2014, found in my saves and realized I didn't review. I never imagined myself in a hostel. My BF and I are not your average hostel people, two grown adults and no backpacks! But I can definitely say, this place totally changed my minds about hostel traveling. The building was new, centrally located and looked...

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Thank Angela S
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Hi, Stayed at Kinlay Hostel midweek. a great experience. It was clean, friendly, comfortable & the staff were welcoming and helpful. Wifi was good, security was on the ball. Great Breakfast. Thanks to Frank and all the staff. I'll be back. Ferg (Dave of Shamrockers dad)

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Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

The price is good, Excellent location in the center city, friendly staff, great breakfast, room and bathroom was clean, I had a comfortable bed and fantastic public area with guitar, piano, computers, snooker table and board games... I really liked this hostel!!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the corner of Eyre Square in the heart of Galway City, the multi award-winning Kinlay Hostel has now also been listed as 'Top Choice' by the Lonely Planet Guide 2017. With a mix of cosy private rooms and bright, spacious dormitories, we can cater for large groups as well as solo backpackers and all rates include complimentary continental breakfast as well as free high-speed WiFi, free computer usage, free luggage storage, free printing and free city maps. Guest facilities include a comfortable chill-out lounge with pool table & TV, a fully-equipped kitchen open all day for your use and a spacious dining room. At Kinlay Hostel, your happiness is our main priority and our dedicated reception team are on hand 24 hours a day with helpful hints and expert insider knowledge to ensure that you make the most of your time in Galway. Not only are the city’s best bars, shops and restaurants right on our doorstep but with daily tours to the Cliffs of Moher, Connemara and the Aran Islands leaving from outside our front door every morning, Kinlay Hostel is the ideal base from which to discover the magical charm of Galway City and the west coast of Ireland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kinlay Hostel Galway

Address: Merchants Road | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: RM113 - RM506 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kinlay Hostel Galway 2*
Number of rooms: 224
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