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Toluca, Mexico
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Well, I got the hostel at 10 pm so it was my salvation. The hostel is a bit hard to find but not imposible to reach them. I just stay one night there. The common areas are not very clean at all, but the beds and the sheets were ok. The good thing is that they have connector and light...

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on Monday just gone for one night. Nimmos hostel was exactly what you'd want from a hostel - clean, cheap, and cheerful. Would definitely stay again and recommend to friends. #NimmoForPresident(OfAmerica)

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The hostel is very wel located in the center of Galway. The owner is very friendly. Kitchen has all you need and wifi is free (although the connection can be bad at the higher floors). However some nights can be very noisy because of the numerous pubs located in the same street and the people walking in and out the...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The organization is not up to par. I had gotten two bed's in a co-ed 10 bunked room for a friend and I. We were brought into the room and told to grab whichever bed was empty. I assume that's what happened for the rest of the guests as well because at 3 in the morning I was woken up...

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County Leitrim, Ireland
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Really not happy with the hostel in general . Very dirty and no security in regards to locking the room . Staff member walked into our bedroom while we were getting changed without knocking or asking permission , we were left shocked and annoyed at this when we didn't even get an apology from the man leaving us feeling very...

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Thank Niamh S
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I've read so many bad reviews on Nimmo's that after booking there I felt like maybe I've made a huge mistake. But it's far not as bad as people describe it. When I was there the sheets were spotlessly clean, the bathroom was also clean. The floor in our room was a bit dirty and the rubbish bin was never...

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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 August 2016

In the very city centre, just 5 minutes far from the latin district. All the facilities were provided. Toilets were clean, both in the evening and early in the morning. I slept in the 6 beds mixed room which was clean and tidy (sheets and duvet) and, on the contrary to what I've read in other reviews, the owner gave...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is not a top of the line hostel but it is an okay place to stay. I wasn't expecting a lot it was very cheap, but it was pretty dirty and run down. Unfortunately our window was also broken and we faced the casino so it was VERY loud. I couldn't fall asleep the first night (we stayed 2...

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Thank Megan A
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Nimmos is everything I think a hostel should be. Perhaps a little dirty, a little broken, a little hippie, but with an *atmosphere*. Artful graffiti on the entrance and a staircase being the only thing seen after the door opens give away what it's going to be. The owner Jim really gives this place a unmistakable soul, what an amazing...

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

At Nimmos Hostel we stayed for a Friday and Saturday night and checked out on Sunday Morning. The stay was perfect for what we were looking for, simple accommodation. Nimmos Hostel has a great location, five minutes walk to Eyre Square and is right beside the Roisin Dubh pub. The dorms were fine . Beds were clean. Toilets were clean...

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Address: 1 Dominick Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: $26 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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“Please! put personal items on the bed to claim it as yours.”
 of 5 bubbles wanderingisnotlost, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ho provato la stanza da 6 letti e ha il problema del rumore.”
 of 5 bubbles diegod321, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Locks on some rooms are broken.”
 of 5 bubbles thevee2016, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles Smurphett, 14 Jul 2014 | Read review
“just walk around the hostel and take whatever bed you like the look of.”
 of 5 bubbles jamescD9127FK, 11 Mar 2014 | Read review
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