We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 185 Galway B&Bs / inns

Garvey's Inn

Forster Street | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Garvey's Inn to your Saves list
Garvey's Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Booking.com Priceline.com
64%
Ranked #100 of 185 Galway B&B and Inns
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
mandy1312 manchester
Write a Review

79 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    23
    28
    8
    5
    15
See reviews for
2
32
12
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (17)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
manchester
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just returned from a 3 night break & found the staff at this hotel really friendly & helpful, rooms were basic but had everything you needed, tea/coffee, hairdryer, ironing board etc, food is lovely & value for money, the location is great for the bus stop & all that Galway has to offer. Overall a great little B&B for a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cavan, Ireland
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
24 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

stayed here for two nights recently and was very happy with everything the beds were comfortable the room was clean and tidy couldnt fault it the breakfast was very tasty and not greasy will return no hesitation

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hitchin
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I booked this at short notice through Booking.com for my visit to Galway last week. I was marginally aprehensive as the reviews were pretty mixed. What a great place, I'll definately stay here on all future visits to Galway. Slap bang in the centre, just a minutes walk from everywhere. The linen on the beds was spotless and the matress... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Peabody, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This was my fourth time staying at Garvey's Inn, and it is the only place I would ever stay in Galway. I stayed for two nights on September 24th and 25th, 2013. The location is just awesome. It is near everything (bus station, restaurants, bars). It is a very good price. The breakfast is fantastic. Wonderful staff at all hours... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nantes, France
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Très bien et amplement suffisant pour un passage en ville, nous avons même décidé de rester une nuit de plus car la chambre était bien et juste au dessus du pub! A 10m un autre pub avec de la musique irlandaise et à 5 min à pieds de la rue passante où il y a tous les commerces. Ne pas... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bregenz
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We spent three nights in this hotel in August 2013. The rooms are spotless, very comfortable beds. If we are going to Galway again, we will stay there. It's right in the center of Galway and only two minutes walk from the bus- and train-stations. The staff in the bar is very nice, friendly and helpful.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Drogheda, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We purchased a LivingSocial voucher (2 nights BnB + 1 dinner) and booked a date in May. Unfortunately, I fell ill on the morning of travel and had to cancel that reservation. The staff member was sympathetic and helpful and I was able to re-book with the minimum of fuss. On our arrival, we were greeted warmly. I would really... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

Had lunch here and it was some of the best value I've ever seen! The dinner menu also looked to be great value, with good specials! The staff were very friendly and there is a good selection of drinks, which are also very good value!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Florence, Italy
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Positive: Position, Pub and Restaurant downstairs, Nice people. Negative: Room too small, Bathroom poor and uncofortable, No reception: you have to go everytimes to the pub to leave and to have the keys

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I recently stayed at Garvey's Inn in August 2013. I had read on a few reviews that service was not good, I did not experience this at all. We arrived to the hotel early and the receptionist was very friendly and luckily our room was clean so we were allowed in early. Reviews mentioned that the rooms are small. Yes,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Garvey's Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Garvey's Inn

Also Known As:
Garvey`s Hotel
Garvey`s Hotel Galway
Address: Forster Street | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Amenities:
Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #100 of 185 B&Bs / Inns in Galway
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated on the corner of Eyre Square, in the heart of Galway, Garvey's Inn is within a 2 minute walk of the bus & train station. With Garvey's impressive stand overlooking Galway's focal point - Eyre Square; this establishment has become a landmark in Galway City. Garvey's is in close proximity to all amenities and local attractions. Therefore, whatever your interests, you will almost always find what you are looking for at our doorstep! All en-suite rooms, multi-channel television, direct-dial telephone, hair-dryer, iron and ironing board, tea/coffee making facilities, trouser-press and fabulous views of Eyre Square. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Garvey's Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Garvey's Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.