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Kinlay Hostel Galway

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Free Parking
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

For 88 euro we had a comfortable room for four in the middle of Galway. The staff was friendly and helpful, there was easonable and quick laundry service, luggage storage, people from all walks of life, and a great location. Wifi in the room was...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2014

This hostel is really good! Got to Galway and had no reservations booked beforehand but the staff was really friendly and promptly solved the problem! The accommodations are comfortable, silent, cleam and spacious enough, which is perfect after a day walking around. The hightest point...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2014

Facility was nice (fast wi-fi, free printing, nice breakfast). The staff was helpful. However, allowing drunk idiots running amok yelling in the hallway at 2-5 AM (!) or hosting a drinking party that resulted in people urinating in the shower stall or puking in the...More

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Response from Frank O, General Manager at Kinlay Hostel GalwayResponded July 3, 2014

Dear Guest, We are so upset to hear that this was your experience while staying with us. As you can see from the 5 star reviews we usually get, what you experienced is certainly not the norm. Unfortunately on this occasion there were a couple...More

Reviewed June 28, 2014

Stayed here for five days with some friends while touring the UK. I've slept in hostels all over Europe and this is one of the best I've ever been in. Excellent free continental breakfast, beds and service were great. Secure and clean, nice rooms, a...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed June 14, 2014

Having only stayed in a handful of hostels while traveling, this one was definitely one of the best. We had started initially with only 1 night, but working with the staff, we stayed 3 nights. An extended family of 6, we shared a private dorm...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
$24 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$24 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Christina V
August 9, 2016|
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Response from Gerry B | Reviewed this property |
There are handy lock boxes under the beds in the rooms. All you need is a padlock
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leahkan
May 21, 2015|
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Response from Frank O | Property representative |
If we have availability, yes you can. Frank
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"The dorms are fantastic for a friends night out."
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"book in time ;)"
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"Our room was right next door to a shared patio space which got a little loud til about 10:30pm. Maybe ask..."
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"Central location; top floor was quiet;"
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