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Eyre Square

American House Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 081
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Eyre Square Galway at Christmas and New Year

Really impressed with Eyre Square when had a day in Galway on the 31st Dec great atmosphere around... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
margaret c
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Vibrant

My first impression of eyre square was the considerable work being done to maintain cleanliness it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KerryDirector
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Tralee, Ireland
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice square” (15 reviews)
“green space” (12 reviews)
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American House Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 563 081
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really impressed with Eyre Square when had a day in Galway on the 31st Dec great atmosphere around the square and a short walk to all the bars and restaurants . More impressed when we returned at night on the 1st Jan when all the...More

Thank margaret c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first impression of eyre square was the considerable work being done to maintain cleanliness it also struck me how vibrant it was from people busking to teenagers on skateboards all gelling in the centre of this beautiful city

Thank KerryDirector
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Galway is my favourite Irish city, and the square is a really nice focal point. There is no comparison between other Irish cities -from the pedestrianised streets, the cute, petite buildings and of course the almost village-esq qualities of Ayre square. Very pretty during the...More

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I visited Galway the first weekend in December after i had raved about my previous visit in August. We found the much talked about Christmas markets very disappointing and indeed quite tacky!! We were amazed at the number of people sleeping rough...More

Thank rosrobinson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in hotel near sq nice place all shops and bars close to the sq. Cinema near as well. Also train station just off sq .

Thank Aidan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had wanted to experience this Christmas Market for many years, had heard it finished on 22nd, so made a big effort to get there during childrens last week in school. The promise of over 50 Stands was really tempting. Only a fraction of these...More

Thank phelan596
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Eyre square is a lovely central square in downtown Galway. It is a lovely place just to sit down and watch the world go by.

Thank g0ga1990
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Love Galway . I think the xmas market has run it's course , very disappointed,only stayed 10mins . Won't be returning again

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is perhaps my favorite time of year. People are out...everyone is in a festive mood and the Christmas markets are up and running. Galway is a great city to go and visit and with the Christmas market it just makes it that much nicer...More

Thank Cary L
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I recently traveled to Galway with my family, we attended the fair in the square for Christmas, i found the scenery and the atmosphere of the square very good, the stalls and food carts were exceptional with handcrafted items and fresh food being provided at...More

Thank jamesreville2000
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