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    Galway City Hostel

    Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    US$ 47
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Kitchenette
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 123 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My stay at Galway City Hostel was absolutely amazing! The room was spacious and the lockers are right under the beds. The free breakfast was amazing, with homemade bread and scones that were delicious! The staff was all very friendly and accommodating. I just wish...More

    1  Thank 547travel
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Really enjoyed my stay at Galway City hostel, its in a good location with really clean and modern rooms. Helena at the front desk was really helpful and pleasant. Issa the volunteer was a especially good staff member also. The kitchen is a bit small...More

    1  Thank Maffaman
    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    This hostel does have a good location, but I'd look into other options as there are many in Galway. My room was absolutely swelteringly hot. Everyone was sweating like crazy. To top it off, the bathrooms were steaming as well. The water in the showers...More

    1  Thank Kaili D
    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    I originally booked to stay in Galway City Hostel for 7 days and I ended up staying over 2 weeks. In my honest opinion, this is the best hostel in Galway. The showers are hot, the beds are comfortable, and the breakfast is amazing (especially...More

    1  Thank Maryann K
    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    If you're looking for insider knowledge on the best places to go in Galway, I would highly recommend this hostel – Jules was our guide and she was fantastic. When a hostel-planned event fell through, Jules went above and beyond to make sure my friends and...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$ 25 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Province of Connacht >
    • County Galway >
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    collavfc
    23 July 2016|
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    Response from GalwayCityH | Property representative |
    Hi there, Thanks for the email! There is no free parking anywhere in the city but we are located beside the cheapest 24hr parking in the city. It costs €6 for 24hrs and is located in the main bus and train station of the... More
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    "Don't get the room right in front of the hostel, the blinking light is loud outside all night long."
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    "We were in the room right beside reception and kitchen but still had a great sleep. No major noise :)"
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