It's hard to find good, cheap accommodation in Galway, so I opted to stay at Corrib Village, which is actually the dorms at the National University. It was more expensive than a hostel but cheaper than a hotel. Pro: quiet, clean, albeit spartan room with no snoring roommates. Cons: In order to get breakfast, or even coffee, you have to... More
- Also Known As:
- Corrib Village Galway
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Corrib Village is the ideal base for exploring the West of Ireland and experiencing all that Galway has to offer. Located on the grounds of NUI Galway, at the edge of Connemara and only a FREE 10-minute shuttle bus away from the hive of activity that is Galway city centre, it is the perfect option for an activity-filled break away!Corrib Village offers basic, no-frills, affordable accommodation for both individuals and groups, who can choose to book on a room-only or B&B basis or opt for an entire, self-catering apartment. For those wishing to stay in Corrib Village on a nightly B&B basis, a light continental breakfast is included, which is available from 7:00am to 11:00am in the Corrib Café. Those who opt for an entire, self-catering apartment (which can accommodate up to 6 people) can enjoy the additional benefit of a living area with a fully-equipped kitchen and a TV with seating area. All bedrooms are supplied with clean linen and fresh, soft towels.Corrib Village offers a wide variety of on-site facilities, such as a playground, tennis court, sports court (extra charge applies), coin-operated laundrette, convenience shop, car park, internet access, BBQ area, games room and a FREE shuttle bus to the city centre. A tour booking service is also supplied. For family trips, cots and highchairs are available by prior request (extra charge applies).One of the biggest attractions of Galway itself is the array of vibrant and cultural festivals that take place during the summer months, such as the Galway Arts Festival, the Galway Races, the International Oyster Festival and the Film Festival. It is the place to be during the summer! So, don’t miss out on your chance to soak up the atmosphere…stay in Corrib Village and experience it all without breaking the bank! ... more less
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