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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 30 June 2013

Didn't realise this was a hotel but as far as pubs go this was a good one! Went here the two nights of our trip to Galway and enjoyed both nights with the Sunday night having good live music. The food being served looked great too and seemed reasonably priced. There is a good choice of pubs on Quay St... More 

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Tipperary, Ireland
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Reviewed 30 June 2013

Had Bar food here recently was browsing for a restaurant and came across the Spanish Arch bar must say it was lovely, Their homemade beef burger is divine just delicious. Bar staff very friendly and could not have done more always on top of things. Would recommended this for food.and will be back again

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Thank Michelle119
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 June 2013

Stayed for two nights with friend from Cork Central, comfortable, clean - and friendly staff - would stay here again. Everything you'd expect and very good value for money. Recommended, as is Galway - good pubs and great restaurants

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Thank S M
Madrid, Spain
1 review
Reviewed 10 June 2013

We are a Spanish couple than spent 3 nights at the hotel. We do highly recommed The Spanish Arch hotel if you are looking for a good-price hotel, not luxury, but with a lovelroom. The best localtion in Galway and very nice staff. We hope to visit you soon!

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Thank silvia p
Toronto, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights and loved the location! Very central and walking distance to all main attractions! The room was spacious but the wifi was not very good. Pub downstairs was great and staff were extremely friendly!

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Stuttgart, Germany
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Reviewed 8 June 2013

We stayed here only for a couple of hours to have a few drinks including an appetizer. Fresh oyster was served after 5 which was great in quality. You can also order beer from the bar to consume next door at Mc Donagh's seafood. Unfortunately, we could not be longer to listen to the life music. This place was also... More 

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Thank Frank S
New York City, New York
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 June 2013

My husband and I have stayed her twice now, It is a great location! If you are looking for a swanky luxury hotel you may want to look else where... The Spanish Arch is more about night life and friendliness then posh surroundings. Can be a bit noisy at night, however the nights out make up for it. the staff... More 

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Knutsford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 May 2013

I've stayed at the Spanish Arch many times over the years. It's in a great location on the pedestrianised shopping street full of restaurants and bars. The rooms used to be great but they now look a little tired and there's a few annoying things that aren't good. Having booked a twin room it's not really on to get one... More 

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Reviewed 23 May 2013

Great location! The Spanish arch itself is actually on the river with a lot history. We didn't have reservations, walked right in. Our room was the smallest I've ever been in! But great water pressure and bathroom! Our room was on the 1st floor and we could smell dinner cooking from the pub and a lot of noise at night... More 

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Reviewed 23 May 2013 via mobile

We were let down with accom in Galway and had to make a few last minute phone calls. There were 4 of us, and one of the calls we made was to the Spanish Arch Hotel. They offered us a quadruple room for just 79e. This hotel is on Quay St , one of Galways most lively and atmospheric streets!... More 

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The Spanish Arch Hotel
The Spanish Arch Hotel
Cuisines: Irish, Bar, Pub, European
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about The Spanish Arch Hotel

Address: 14 Quay Street | Latin Quarter, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: ₹ 3,515 - ₹ 9,434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Spanish Arch Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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Spanish Arch Galway
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#18 Family Hotel in Galway
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