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Montrose, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed as has expected better. No sea view or soundproofing as advertised, instead had to look at run down hotel and heavy traffic, busy roads both sides of property which was noisy at times but nothing prepared us for the all night partying next door and below us, foreign language students who stay while attending school, very noisy, banging...

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Fife, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Stayed at this penthouse apartment for a week in October. It was very comfortable cosy had everything you could need for a short stay. The owners were very welcoming and helpful but then left us to get on with things although they were just across the way if needed. The apartment was brilliant and had 3 balconies the front one...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We have stayed at Arus Grattan some dozen times over the past few years. The accommodations are superb: spacious modern rooms, very comfortable furnishings, great views and excellent service. The location is ideal as well: Galway Bay is across the street, it's a 15 minute walk into Galway city, and the center of Salthill (lively pubs, restaurants, shops and services)...

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co.clare
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Stayed here for 3nights as last minute break before school started. Good location,easy to find and close to all amenities. The young man that showed us around was very welcoming. While the apartment had all we needed, for the price range I would expect a little more. The bed sheets were old and stained in some cases and the towels...

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Sidney, United States
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our 8 day stay this month. The brightness and cleanliness of the apartment was outstanding. The apartment was also quiet which made sleeping easier. The owner, Sean, was a delight. The apartment is located for easy walk to stores and restaurants both in Salthill and Galway. We would definitely return.

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Derry, Ireland
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Delighted from start to finish, location was perfect for children , Aquarium, Waterpark and amusements a stones throw away. 12 minute walk to Galway which was a delightful walk. Apartment owner was with us within minutes of arrival(very courteous and helpful) and having done Hotel breaks previous I was unsure what we needed for apartments so packed everything bar the...

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Greystones, Ireland
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights, the owner Sean was very welcoming and helpful when we arrived. The location is great, stones throw from Salthill, prom, aquarium etc. and walking distance into Galway city. 2 bed apartment was clean and well equipped but could really do with some updating - bed linen etc very worn and old. Was good value for...

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1Thank JaniceDoyle
Long Island, New York
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Location was great, a 10 minute walk from downtown, lots of bars, restaurants, etc. A short walk to the water for a nice stroll when the sun came out. Nice full kitchen, a living room, and 3 bedrooms for our family of 6 to stay in. Our only real issue was this wasn't a serviced apt, so if you had...

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1Thank Stacers28NY
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We stayed in the Penthouse at Arus Grattan Apartments in September of 2015. This was our 3rd or 4th time renting there since 2009, and we were disappointed to see that the quality we had appreciated on previous visits was no longer there. I had written a glowing review previously, and felt that I should give an honest update, reflecting...

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2Thank MargaretMary921
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Booked here for family holiday back in january as looked fab on page. Kept in contact with owner and spoke to him on phone. On arrival was greeted by Sean who is very pleasant and he took us from Arus Grattan which i had booked to Grattan lodge which he also owns. On booking i had asked for ground floor...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arús Grattan Holiday Apartments provide the very finest holiday accommodation. These Irish Tourist Board Approved 4 star one and two bedroom apartments are architecturally designed to meet the highest standards. Comfortably furnished with all modern appliances including direct dial phone, broadband internet, hair dryer, cloths iron, cable TV, video, radio/CD, full kitchen with washer/dryer, microwave oven. Electrically heated throughout. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arus Grattan Apartments

Address: Grattan Road, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: RM361 - RM1,374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Stay in apt 10”
 of 5 bubbles Spittaldweller1, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If bigger sea view is required, make sure you have one of the front apts with balconies”
 of 5 bubbles topcat72, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I would not recommend this place”
 of 5 bubbles avisf_12, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view of Galway Bay.”
 of 5 bubbles HappyBCTravellers, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the South Side Directly Face The Bay”
 of 5 bubbles JonF07, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
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