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Barnacles Hostel Galway

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Overview
Quay Street House 10 Quay Street The Latin Quarter, Galway Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews great location quay street bed dorm common room free breakfast person room private bathroom pancake machine central location night life latin quarter common areas enjoyed my stay clean rooms pubs and restaurants min walk spanish arch
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed for one night and Galway/Barnacles provided the goods. The reception provided us with as much advice as we needed on where to eat, drink, park and party. They were cheap and central to everything we needed. Clean rooms and en-suite, comfy bed too....More

Thank Saoirse H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great central location near parking garage and all amenities. Very neat, clean and friendly staff. We enjoyed our stay. Basic breakfast with great coffee and pancakes (-: We will definitely stay again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at this hostel for 3 nights, then I added 2 more nights and theeen 1 more night! I couldn't get enough of this hostel or the location or the staff! Adam & Petra were specially nice and easy going. Definitely added the magic...More

Thank Rosin987
Reviewed 1 week ago

As usual Barnacles never fail to impress me. Staff so good and helpful. Rooms clean and comfortable. Price fantastic. Barnacles is situated in the Latin Quarter of Galway in the heart of all the pubs and restaurants. I stayed in a Quadruple room with ensuite...More

Thank mariehanley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Little bit expensive, but good and perfect location. The hostel is very big, so it's not very cozy. When you have a room at an higher floor, it's possible you have to climb a lot of stairs to get there. But overall our stay was...More

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Description
Enjoy your Galway travel adventure at best located Hostel in Galway! We are located at the heart of the Latin Quarter of Galway and are within walking distance to arty cafes, trendy bars, street More performers, traditional pubs and quirky shops. Facilities include FREE breakfast, 24 hrs reception, free Wi-Fi, Pub Crawls, FREE Bed Linen, FREE walking tour of Galway, Storage Facilities, large comfy common areas with computers, games, DVD’s and fully equipped kitchen. We are just few minutes’ walk from the bus & train station and are surrounded by some of the Galway’s most famous attraction: Lynch's Castle, Spanish Arch, Claddagh, Galway Cathedral, Galway Museum as well as Eyre Square. Book a tour with us to visit Cliffs of Moher or go to see the beauty of Connemara Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
USD 22 - USD 93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Barnacles Quay Street House
Also Known As
Barnacles Hostel Galway Hotel Galway
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
USD 22 - USD 93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Barnacles Quay Street House
Also Known As
Barnacles Hostel Galway Hotel Galway
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
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Traveller (74)
Room & Suite (23)
Dining (6)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Kathryn A
5 March 2018|
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Response from ruth h | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are private rooms. some are double. some are twin I.e bunk beds. both small but adequate. Hope that helps
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"The eight bed dorms are the ideal size."
Y7643UNlucasm
10 Dec. 2017
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"for sleeping its fine there is no privacy"
saggyy
8 Sep. 2017
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"The mixed dorms are tight but clean"
ChristineDanger
5 Sep. 2017
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"Ask for a room not at the front of the building as it can be noisy"
twinkleseren
21 Jun. 2017
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