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Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED

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kerry ireland
Reviewed 12 January 2012

Myself and my boyfriend are just back from a two night stay here. Its in the prefect location, lovely friendly staff in all departments of the hotel, basic bar food but so tasty and great value, lovely cozy, clean rooms and very nice decor. I have only one complaint and its no one's fault or not much can be done...

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Madam, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay. On your next visit pull up outside the door and we will park your car for you; don’t forget our all day breakfast and our...

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 11 January 2012

i stay in this hotel at least once a month. I have found the staff most welcoming every time. The rooms are excellent and the food perfect

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Sir, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay; we look forward to welcoming you back in 2012. Thank you again for your review and look forward to welcoming you back on your next...

Dublin, Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 10 January 2012

Just back from a weekend stay in the hotel and it was excellent. The staff were so friendly and very helpfull. Could not do enough for you. Rooms are excellent is everything is catered for. Food was lovely as in the breakfast each day and the dinner. Would melt in your mouth. The stay was total comfort and relaxation and...

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Sir, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful and you enjoyed your dining experience. Thank you again for your review and look...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 10 January 2012

We stayed in the Forster Court Hotel for the New Year.On our arrival we were met by warm welcoming and helpful staff.Our rooms were lovely warm and cosy.The bar was lovely and cosy and the staff were very friendly.The decor of the bar was warm and cosy also.The service of the staff throughout the hotel was excellent.The restaurant was very...

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Madam, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. Happy New Year to you and all your family. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful and you enjoyed your dining...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 10 January 2012

We stayed in the Forrester Court Hotel 6th and 7th Jan/12. The staff were so friendly and helpful. The room 318 was very spacious and clean, overlooking the bus station. The food was very tasty and also very well presented. The location is perfect.We have no hesitation in recommending this hotel. The only thing that I would say to anyone...

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Sir, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful and you enjoyed your dining experience. Thank you for your comments on our car...

Reviewed 9 January 2012

This hotel and its wonderful team have definitely retained service the way the west of Ireland has been renowned for prior to Celtic tiger. From the moment of Our arrival we were met with exceptionally friendly and helpful staff. Our room 215 was overlooking street facing bus station. Hotel is right in city centre - food is exceptional in Elwoods...

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Sir, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful and you enjoyed your dining experience and you enjoyed our all day breakfast. Thank...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 9 January 2012

We stayed in the Forrester hotel last weekend as part of the Deal Rush offer. The value for money was exceptional, the staff were very friendly and the location excellent. The food, both dinner and breakfast was really tasty, the whole day breakfast is a genius idea! The bar staff were all lovely and the cosy warm bar made it...

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Madam/ Sir, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful and you enjoyed your dining experience and you enjoyed our all day breakfast....

new york
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Stayed here in December for a girls night away. I really can't say enough about how friendly and helpful the staff were. The location was perfect, steps from everything in Galway city and it was really excellent value for money which included breakfast! The breakfast was very good. There was a great selection of juices, fresh fruit and pastries and...

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niall051, General Manager at Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED, responded to this review

Dear Madam, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful. Thank you again for your review and look forward to welcoming you back on...

Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 3 January 2012

went to Galway New Year's Day, for Leinster game, picked Forster Court, central, parking, decent value. Only blip was room was not ready, due to late check out and all day breakfast. We got over that, came back later, nice room, comfy bed, great breakfast, no stress, staff very friendly, nice warm feel to the place, and on the edge...

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Dear Sir, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful. My apologies that your room was not ready on check in thank you for...

Kildare, Ireland
Reviewed 2 January 2012

Two friends and I decided to stay in Galway for New Years Weekend, 2011/12, and having stayed at the Forster Court numerous times before, it was the perfect spot! The hotel is centrally located, just off Eyre Square, and the main shopping/socialising area is just a five minute walk away. From the time we checked in, to the time we...

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Dear Madam / Sir, On behalf of the team at The Forster Court Hotel, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay, and that you found the team to be friendly and helpful in particular Paul he will be delighted with your comments. On your...

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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated just off Eyre Square, the hotel offers you the freedom to explore Galway’s many attractions and festivals including the Galway Races, Galway Arts Festival and the Galway Oyster Festival.With 50 luxurious bedrooms and our newly refurbished "Elwoods Bar & Grill". The Forster Court Hotel is the perfect location whether business or pleasure. It has everything you want from a city centre hotel.With every need anticipated and no detail overlooked, Forster Court Hotel in Galway city centre offers style, luxury, relaxation and above all else professional and attentive service from our dedicated team. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Address: Forster Court Hotel Forster Street, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: ₹ 6,458 - ₹ 11,610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Forster Court Hotel - TEMPORARILY CLOSED 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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#4 Family Hotel in Galway
#5 Business Hotel in Galway
#8 Romantic Hotel in Galway
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“Rooms on the inner courtyard are quieter”
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“Ask for a room at the front of the hotel. I'm not sure if they're all the same but out room had almost floor to ceiling window.”
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