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Imperial Hotel Galway

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“eyre square”(143 reviews)
“great location”(113 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
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3 Star Hotel
A warm welcome awaits all visitors to the Imperial Hotel, with it's impressive location on Eyre Square in the Heart of Galway City. Within walking distance of the Train/Bus Station and Galway University(NUIG).The Imperial Hotel Galway City is the height of modern comfort. Every care has...
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35 Eyre Square | Galway City, Galway, Ireland
64.5 km to Shannon Airport
202 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed for three nights with my wife who uses a mobility scooter. The hotel was great. We told the hotel of my wifes requirements when we booked and they were extremely helpful. The room was huge so easy to manouvre around and there was a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed here only one night as part of a tour we were on. I would highly recommend this hotel, it is nothing flashy but there is aircon and the beds were comfortable enough. The best thing is the hotel is super central with dozens...More

Thank Joey L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is nothing impressive, but they are located in the center of everything. You stay here for the good location, and they have air conditioning. The room was okay, bathrooms were okay, showers were weak but overall youll spend your time outside. I wouldnt...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I find it very difficult to rate this hotel as there were surprisingly positive things about it, but we had some very unpleasant experiences as well. We have booked at short notice after our plans had changed and had no high expectations in general. Reception...More

Thank Unelma333
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Imperial Hotel for 4 nights in May during my conference trip to Galway. I found the location to be convenient, but a closer look revealed that the hotel could need a re-decoration and updates. It´s okay place for a night or two,...More

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US$ 102 - US$ 212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Marla L
14 January 2017|
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Response from ImperialHotelGalway | Property representative |
Hi Marla, Check in is 2 pm and check out is 12 noon. We can hold on to luggage or if you are in Galway early we might be able to check you in. Thanks John G
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josephinemcdermott
2 October 2016|
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Response from ImperialHotelGalway | Property representative |
Hi Josephine we use the Q carpark on Merchants street, they do a reduced rate of €10 for 24 hours. If you pull up outside the hotel we will be delighted to give you directions to the Car Park. Thanks John G
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josephinemcdermott
2 October 2016|
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Response from Julian_Kan | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the location of car park becuase I am not driving. Maybe you can direct contact hotel by email.
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"Ask for a room with decent windows."
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"Request a room which doesn't overlook where they are delivering beer in the early hours!!"
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"Do not stay here"
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"Ask for one NOT at the end of the hall and with a view"