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Skeffington Arms Hotel

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“eyre square”(104 reviews)
“night porter”(17 reviews)
“central location”(21 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Pool
Suites
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
Imagine a stay in the heart of the city in a luxury hotel, with everything on your doorstep for that perfect stay in Galway, city of the tribes. The Skeffington Arms Hotel is ideally located in an enviable position, overlooking the newly refurbished Eyre Square, within distance of rail...
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Location and contact
Skeffington Arms Hotel 28 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
64.5 km to Shannon Airport
211 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewseyre squarenight portercentral locationchristmas marketgalway cityexcellent locationtrain stationshop streetparking garagesconesroom was spotlessreception areastayed for one nightwould highly recommend this hotelboth nightsnoiseearplugs
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was fabulous- good value, friendly accommodating staff, beautiful airy large room with wooden floors, modern washroom, ideal location. We booked one night to start because the price was so low - we were wary- but then we stayed for 4 perfect nights. Total...More

Thank Michelle M
Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Michelle M, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay in The Skeffington Arms Hotel. I was delighted to read that you ended up extending your stay with us and that you throughly enjoyed your time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends. Very busy + service slow.Felt sorry 4 bar man - v pleasant - understaffed.Had platter n luvly setting but food was cold.Excellent service 4m Katie.Wld return but not 4 food.Dissapointing!More

2  Thank Dublin_IrelandMaria
Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dublin_IrelandMaria, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent visit to The Skeff Bar & Kitchen and apologies that your time with us was so disappointing. When you have a moment can you email me on ashling@theskeff.ie...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

everything is good in this hotel: staff at reception is adorable and so helping, location is in the heart of the city center, so perfect room is nice and bed confortable; air conditionned works fine in the room;(very important for me i hate sleeping when...More

1  Thank JOHANNA R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the Skeffington for three nights for its convenient location to the train station and my pick up for tours. The first night was great. Nice room, great shower and lovely people. The second night was a Friday and the dance club next door literally...More

1  Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was in Galway for a job interview at the start of June, and needed to have some refreshments while I awaited my return bus journey home to Sligo. Stopped by the Skeffington Arms, as I was never eating in this eatery in Galway, and I...More

Thank Philip Matthew O
Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Philip Matthew O, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor regarding your visit to The Skeff Bar & Kitchen. It was great to read that our supervisor was able to turn a bad experience into a really good one...More

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Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$123 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#12 Romantic Hotel in Galway
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$123 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Romantic Hotel in Galway
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (33)
Dining (25)
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Catherine C
3 June 2018|
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Fajitas are the one veggie option for anyone wondering (parmesan isn't vegetarian).
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Room Tips
"choose a room not on the street directly on the skeff bar if you like quiet"
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"The hologram can be scary, it's worth a visit"
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"Ask for a room overlooking the park."
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"The lower the and closer to street side, the noisier it will be. The HVAC can drown some of the noise."
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