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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night the weekend the hotel opened and it was wonderful. The rooms are tastefully decorated. Nespreso machine in the room. Netflix on the television and champagne readily available, what's not to love. The bed was so comfortable. Brilliant location in the heart of Galway city. Can't fault a thing. Special mention to Ivan and Julie who...

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Residencegalway, Front Office Manager at The Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Tripadvisor. In particular is was great to read that you found the Team so friendly and helpful during your visit. Thank you for choosing to stay at The Residence Hotel and we look forward to welcoming you back to us soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel located in great location in Galway city centre.. Thats the only good thing I can write about it... We booked a family room and it was located in the attic of the building. It had four single beds that you would have thrown out years ago.. all different sizes and heights with mattresses that had springs sticking out (...

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Residencegalway, Front Office Manager at The Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I sincerely apologise that your experience was as you described in your review. Since your stay The Spanish Arch Hotel has ceased trading and the new owners have carried out an extensive and complete renovation project on all areas of the business. We are now The Residence Hotel and I...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night in the Residence Hotel on the very first night it opened, first guest in room #205. Couldn't complain about one single thing, it was fabulous. Very cool chic decor, nespresso coffee, shortbread biscuits and many more little surprises. Staff were so professional, friendly and extremely helpful. Everything is just on your doorstep from this hotel. This...

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Residencegalway, Front Office Manager at The Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review The Residence. We are delighted that you had such enjoyable stay and look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night, and I can honestly say it's one of the best located hotels in Galway! It is very lively, due to where it is but that suited our girls night away! Everything smells brand new and the smart TV in the room is fab! Spotless clean, and the guy on reception was so friendly checking us...

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Residencegalway, Front Office Manager at The Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I was delighted to read that you were so happy with every aspect of your stay and in particular that you found the staff to be so friendly during your visit. Thank you for staying with us and should you visit Galway again, we hope that we will have the pleasure of...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a two night stay in The Residence. The renovations are modern and top class throughout. Exceptionally clean in the rooms, hallways and reception area. Location is absolutely ideal and literally right in the heart of the city with pubs, restaurants and cafes on the doorstep of the hotel. Asked for a room in a quiet spot and...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night on a girls trip. The hotel decor is really cool,staff were really friendly and the location is amazing right in the middle of everything. The price, given the location and standard of the rooms make The Residence great value for money. We go to Galway a lot I don't think I'll be staying in any...

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The Spanish Arch Hotel
The Spanish Arch Hotel
Cuisines: Irish, Bar, Pub, European
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Public Wifi

Additional Information about The Residence Hotel

Address: 14 Quay Street | Latin Quarter, Galway, Ireland (Formerly The Spanish Arch Hotel)
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: RM460 - RM1,034 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Residence Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Spanish Arch Hotel
Spanish Arch Galway
Hotel Style:
#17 Family Hotel in Galway
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