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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We were delayed arriving in Galway and as such missed the check in time. This was due to travel disruption and we couldnt call ahead due to being in the air. The response from the B&B was to leave for the evening, switch on an answering machine and leave no note at the B&B. We were unable to contact anyone...

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Dublin
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Stayed for 1 night, tiny room, dirty, mould and mildew on ceiling, upholstery on chair holed and frayed, tiny bathroom. Left very early in morning, so glad to leave. €55 per night FOR THIS!!!! Shower didn't work in the morning. Strange plumbing sounds during the night. Owner told me to help myself to breakfast in the morning as I was...

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Thank EamonDublin
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Booked this place as it was the only available place left closest to my other friends accomodation for a trip to Galway. It's reasonably priced. Clean sheets. However if you are a breakfast person do not stay here as you will clearly be disappointed. The shower place leaked and I had wet floor everytime after showering. Do not expect toilet...

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Thank Angela S
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Stayed in Dun Aoibhinn House B&B for 1 night while spending weekend in Galway. Very easy access, quiet road and on street parking. Walking distance to Galway City centre and all restaurants and bars, so therefore no need to spend money on taxis. Room was good size, very clean and simple. It does exactly what it says on the tin....

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1Thank Eva G
Ballinaglera
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Comfortable B&B in excellent location, quiet street but city centre within walking distance and free parking on site. Host very welcoming and helpful. Room had everything it needed for an overnight stay. On the downside, when booking the accomodation the website didn't alert to the fact that the "value deal" was a room only rate. You don't automatically expect that...

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Thank nat2969
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 June 2014

It is rare that I need to write a review on any accommodation provider but I feel inclined to warn other travellers about poor and substandard accommodation. I am surprised this establishment is still in business, I stayed there last summer only one night and forfeiting my 2nd night payment and left the key. The place is not clean, smells...

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4Thank bhbjafa
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2014

My adult Daughter and I were more than happy with our stay. Good to have off Street parking. We were greeted by the Owner who supplied us with all the information that we needed while staying in Galway, without us having to ask! From Pub food, fish & chips, different Restaurants, price ranges across the board. Pub opening and closing...

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2Thank fromAotearoa
dublin, ireland
Reviewed 27 December 2013

booked this as a walk up ,large clean bed, small shower\toilet with basin in room. dated room with wooden floors that could do with a makeover. overall room was fine for a nights stay. tea/coffee in room. told by owner that due to time of year no cooked breakfast but to help myself to cereal-toast etc in breakfast room. only...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 December 2013

While it was probably the most minimalist of our hotels and BB's in our week in Ireland, it was all we needed really and the price was welcome after spending much more for average places. Like I mentioned the rooms are basic - just beds in a room with a flatscreen on the wall and a shower. The breakfast was...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Hostel level is exactly what we thought of this B&B as mentioned in an earlier review. Carpeting is worn and dirty, dirt on wood floors and baseboards, bedspread looked dingy and old, bed looked lumpy, and power cords were strewn about in view. We decided to forego our deposit and stayed in a hotel nearer to Quay Street for the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dun aoibhinn house is a beautifully restored period style residence in Galway city. It is located within 5minutes walk of the city centre and within 5 mins walk to the beach in Salthill, National university of Ireland(nuig)and university college hospital Galway(uchg)Dun aoibhinn house is an ideal base from which to enjoy the capital of the west and its beautiful surroundings,enjoy the wonderfull shopping on offer, go to the theatre, museum, relax and enjoy a meal in one of the citys fantastic restaurants,or visit any of the numerous city pubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dun Aoibhinn House

Address: Dun Aoibhinn 12 Saint Mary's Road, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: RM204 - RM356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Ask for one of the larger rooms.”
  • View out the back
  • Tiny corner room
 of 5 bubbles wendys105, 23 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Small doubles are small (exactly as the name suggests) two people my like to consider the larger doubles”
 of 5 bubbles NandKWill, 5 Jun 2012 | Read review
“dont get the single room”
  • shower and sink
 of 5 bubbles 49081, 16 Aug 2011 | Read review
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