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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am EXTREMELY picky about the cleanliness of places I stay and Petra House was spotless! The bed, linens, bathroom were all very, very clean! Breakfast was very nice as well. Owner was friendly and helpful. Very nice to have off street parking so close to city center. Easy walk to all the shops and restaurants.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Petra House was a wonderful stay everything from the location, comfortable beds, Joan and Frank, our room to the delicious breakfast. We found the Petra House to have the best room and Joan and Frank were the most personable hosts out of our trip to Ireland. The location was a much easier drive versus driving into the city center...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Thank you Frank and Joan for being such gracious hosts on Saturday October 29, 2016. We loved our spacious room (#1) which had a big Queen bed and 2 single beds. Plenty of room for me and my hubby. Very, very clean and tidy which is very important to us. Loved the soft linen white sheets. The bathroom was a...

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Bedford, Texas
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a beautiful place walking distance from downtown. The place is beautifully appointed. There is a sitting room for reading. The hosts Frank and Joan Maher are wonderful. The breakfast was delicious and the rooms were very comfortable.

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My husband and I stayed at Petra house in October 2016 and were very pleased with our experience. Our room was tastefully and pleasantly decorated but more importantly it was extremely clean. The location was good in that it wasn't in a very busy part of Galway but it was in walking distance from the restaurants and shops (eg Eyre...

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Thank KathyandStuart
Vermont
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Stayed at Petra House with my wife in October 2016, with my decision being based largely on all the great Tripadvisor reviews. I was not disappointed! Everything everyone says is true - Frank and Joan are wonderful hosts, the breakfasts are amazing, and the location is perfect - just a 10-15 minute walk to all the pubs and restaurants that...

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Thank Bill_G100
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The reviews don't lie. My wife and I stayed here for two nights in October, 2016 and were quite happy with our accommodations. As many other reviews have mentioned, Frank is a lovely man. Very warm, very welcoming, and very happy to have you in his house. Spend some time talking with him, if you can. He's full of wisdom....

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Thank David R
Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Petra House is conveniently located part of Galway that allowed for an easy walk to the waterfront pedestrian area, which has a great assortment of restaurants and pubs. Frank and Joan were lovely and helpful hosts. The rooms are a nice size with pretty en suite bathrooms. The breakfasts were fabulous. Highly recommend this bed and breakfast!

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austin, tx
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were greeted by Frank and his lovely assistants-in-training (his little granddaughters) and got settled into our room, The room was a bit on the tiny side (there wasn't enough room to leave a suitcase open), but clean and equipped with everything one would need, including a carafe fresh water supplied daily. The bathroom was also well stocked, and the...

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Thank trawicki
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We spent 2 nights at Petra House on our round trip of Ireland. Joan and Frank were amazing hosts that made our stay truly special. The decoration felt very luxurious and added to the charm of our hosts. The rooms are stunning and we felt at home right away. Joan and Frank serve a wonderful breakfast that left nothing to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Petra House Bed and Breakfast

Address: Petra 29 College Road, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Petra House b&b
Petra House Hotel Galway
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“I think that all the rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles williamkW5986JX, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“we had a room in back, overlooking the garden--very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles trawicki, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go for the front rooms if you can, the street view is very nice and the rooms are larger.”
 of 5 bubbles USAR_12, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A non-street facing room would be better for light sleepers.”
 of 5 bubbles dgmtyson, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the Top floor. Very quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles Arndoggie, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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