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Galway City Hostel

Rental, Adults only

Frenchville Lane, Eyre Square, Galway

+353 9153 5878
Very good

based on 1,414 reviews


per night

Fri 9/22
Sat 9/23
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About Galway City Hostel, Galway

Value for money
Located in Galway, Galway City Hostel is set amongst a variety of popular nightlife options and is within a five-minute walk of Galway Railway Station. It is also found just moments from Eyre Square. There are a variety of amenities available to guests of the hostel, including a library, laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi. In fine weather, an outdoor terrace offers an ideal spot to relax. Galway City Hostel provides rooms equipped with an oven, a refrigerator and a microwave. The hostel is situated amongst the area's well-known attractions, including Galway Cathedral and Spanish Arch, which are a short walk away. Galway Bay is a quick car trip away.

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Adults only
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Safe

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Cleaning products
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access


  • Quiet street view
  • Landmark view
  • Lockers
  • City view
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Adults only
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Washing machine


  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar/Lounge


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Evening entertainment

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Terrace/Patio

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Places of interest near Galway City Hostel

Attractions in Galway, Ireland curated by momondo

Galway City Hostel location: Frenchville Lane, Eyre Square, Galway

Top landmarks

Lynch's Castle0.2 mi
St. Augustine's Church0.2 mi
St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church0.3 mi
Galway Harbour0.3 mi
Nora Barnacle House0.3 mi
Galway City Museum0.4 mi
Spanish Arch0.4 mi
Galway Cathedral0.4 mi
Galway Shopping Center0.4 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

The Hardiman - Afternoon Tea0.0 mi
No. 150.0 mi
An Púcán0.0 mi
Gaslight Brasserie0.0 mi
Tribeton0.1 mi
McSwiggans0.1 mi
Merchant bar and Restaurant0.1 mi
Loam0.1 mi
Beef & Lobster - Galway0.1 mi

Galway City Hostel Reviews

Very goodBased on 1,414 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Everything friendly staff breakfast lovely. (in 124 reviews)
  • Clean and great location. (in 88 reviews)
  • Great staff and nice breakfast. (in 85 reviews)
Cons -
  • Toilets and showers were not very close to the room. (in 15 reviews)
  • The beds have curtains and provide a lot of privacy as for the conditions. (in 10 reviews)
  • They do shared meals and pub-crawls for a fair price every night. (in 5 reviews)

Galway City Hostel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:30 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Galway City Hostel compare to other 2 star hotels in Galway?

    There is a $213/night difference in the average price of 2 star hotels in Galway ($260/night) and the average nightly rate at Galway City Hostel ($47/night).

  • Does Galway City Hostel have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Galway City Hostel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +353 9153 5878.

  • How close is Galway City Hostel to Galway city center?

    Galway City Hostel is 0.2 mi away from the city center of Galway, where you can find interesting sights such as Galway City Museum.

  • What is the phone number for Galway City Hostel?

    The best contact number for Galway City Hostel is +353 9153 5878.

  • Does Galway City Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Galway City Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Galway City Hostel?

    Standard check-out time at Galway City Hostel is 10:30 AM. Guests can check in after 2:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at Galway City Hostel?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Galway City Hostel, Galway is $218, but you may find great deals as low as $44. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Galway City Hostel?

    Yes, you can take care of all your laundry needs with the on-premise services at Galway City Hostel, Galway. Guests can also take advantage of irons and ironing boards at the property either in the room or at the laundry facility.

  • What is the distance from Galway City Hostel, Galway to Galway Cathedral?

  • Is Galway City Museum, Galway close to Galway City Hostel?

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