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Galway City Hostel

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“free breakfast”(8 reviews)
“bed female dorm”(4 reviews)
“each bunk”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's not difficult to see why this is the best hostel in Ireland. Centrally placed in Galway city, conveniently located right next to the bus and train station. The rooms are spacious and the entire hostel is very clean and well maintained - excellent bathroom...More

1  Thank Chi_Alex2
Reviewed 30 March 2018

I was taking my nephew on his first trip to Europe and wanted to introduce him to hostels. Couldn't have chosen better! This is a hostel, catering to budget conscious, facilities were clean, beds comfortable, and they had group dinners and activities for those who...More

Thank marieetiennef
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Came here with 6 Mates for Saint Patrick’s day. Had no problems checking in. We stayed in a 10 bed Rooms which was clean and tidy. Beds are comfortable. Showers are really good. Breakfast is good value aswell. Would definitely stay again

Thank JazOnTour
Reviewed 19 January 2018

On a Tuesday night, people were coming in an out, shutting doors, stomping loudly, and drunk yelling. It was 4am and we hadn't been able to sleep. At 5am the fire alarm was activated and lasted for 30min. The "quiet hours" sign was not enforced...More

Thank Melania M
Response from Mark S, Manager at Galway City HostelResponded 22 January 2018

Hi Melania M, I need to hold my hands up on this one. Everything at our hostel runs like clockwork usually. As you can see from the many positive reviews on this site, people absolutely love staying with us. However, on the night you stayed...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

I spent two nights here while in Galway travelling solo. The staff was very friendly and showed me the best place to park my car. The location was close to where the tour buses came/went from and also to the Latin Quarter. They organized social...More

1  Thank caitlinnnmaryy
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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US$25 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$25 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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collavfc
23 July 2016|
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Response from GalwayCityH | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for the email! There is no free parking anywhere in the city but we are located beside the cheapest 24hr parking in the city. It costs €6 for 24hrs and is located in the main bus and train station of the... More
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"book ahead and you can get smaller rooms, fewer people to share with."
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"Get off the main floor if you don't want to hear the band. On the other hand, bars close at 12:30, so..."
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"Ask Brian for his recommendation"
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"Don't get the room right in front of the hostel, the blinking light is loud outside all night long."
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