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    Skeffington Arms Hotel

    Skeffington Arms Hotel 28 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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    • Excellent46%
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    • Average9%
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    “eyre square” (95 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 28 March 2015

    As much as I liked the room and the service I am absolutely appalled by their lack of consideration towards their customers who are lodging the night. It is downright arrogant and inconsiderate. I wouldn't recommend it for a group of friendsMore

    7  Thank Fountainhill
    Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 4 April 2015

    Dear Fountainhill, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I would greatly appreciate it if you could contact me directly on: reception@skeffington.ie with specifics of your stay and any problems that you encountered and I would be happy to investigate the matter...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2015

    stayed here at the weekend..The accommodation is good but not great. However th location is excellent and the value is excellent. The staff are very helpful with no query too difficult and the explanation or assistance given just right. The bar in the hotel is...More

    Thank woosie123
    Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 4 April 2015

    Dear Woosie123, Thank you for taking the time to review the Skeffington Arms Hotel. I was delighted to read your many kind comments on our Hotel, Bar, Staff & Service. We would be delighted to welcome you back to Galway again should your future travels...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2015

    We stayed one night, the girl who checked us in was extremely nice, there was a slight mix up with our room - for us it only meant a 5 minute delay before getting to our room, but she still arranged 2 drinks vouchers to...More

    Thank ElainerMcLoughlin
    Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 4 April 2015

    Dear ElainerMcLoughlin, Many thanks for your review of the Skeffington Arms Hotel. I was delighted to read your comments on our friendly Hotel staff and that you enjoyed your stay. I was saddened to read that our breakfast team did not meet your expectations if...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2015

    This hotel has a fascinating history revealed in the interior architecture and décor. The room was comfortable, staff very accommodating, breakfast filling and delicious, and best of all its location was perfect for visiting many pubs and shops in Galway. Entertainment in the pub downstairs...More

    1  Thank Laureen B
    Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Front Office Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 24 March 2015

    Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review of our hotel. Your kind comments are greatly appreciated by us all here at the hotel. We hope to welcome you back to us very soon and thanks again for your review. Best Wishes from all the team,...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2015

    Great location, right on Eyre Square in the center of Galway; pleasant and clean rooms and helpful staff. Within easy walking distance of many attractions. Excellent pub attached with great food..Very good value for the money.More

    2  Thank NCBonnie
    Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Front Office Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 24 March 2015

    Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review of our hotel. Your kind comments are greatly appreciated by us all here at the hotel. We hope to welcome you back to us very soon and thanks again for your review. Best Wishes from all the team,...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 98 - USD 205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Romantic Hotel in Galway
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    Room Tips
    "Dont worry about the noise, they supply ear plugs"
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    "Can't advise really- perhaps not to the front of the hotel at the weekend"
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    "Just ask for a quiet room"
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    "Ask for a room that does not face out to the street to avoid noise from the nightclub etc"
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