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Farmington, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice room, beautifully located hotel - we walked everywhere. Everything was lovely, but the noise from the street well into the night. It was a Friday night, so maybe things get a bit rowdier on the weekends. Breakfast and parking were nice - staff was especially helpful with the tight parking spaces (getting out of ours).

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Its a nice hotel; a bit quirky but not in a bad way. The entrance/desk is set way back down a hall which had me wondering. However the staff was friendly and the room was the largest we had in Ireland. (for three adults) Parking was limited but the staff managed to work it out for us!

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Worst hotel experience of my life...and I have had a lot of travelling experience. The most unfriendly, cold, awful people I have ever encountered. I was so disappointed because I had heard good things about the place. Awful, awful, awful.

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Thank Jane M
United States
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked 3 nights at the Western Hotel and were upgraded to one of their 2-bedroom apartments. It was absolutely lovely and spacious--everything we needed. Convenient for walking throughout downtown Galway.

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Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I only have two complaints - the rooms need new pillows, they were flat and hard. The hallway on the first floor smelled like garbage, I think there was a leak in one of the rooms that ruined the carpet which created the smell. I had to hold my breath to get to my room. Thankfully the smell didn't seep... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was centrally located and a great spot! We even got upgraded to apartments instead of hotel rooms which was lovely! The staff was very nice. Would stay here again next time we are in the area!

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Thewestern1, Front Office Manager at The Western Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer, Thank you for your kind review. We are all very happy to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. We would be delighted to see you return to us and hope you do in the not so distant future. Kindest Regards, Fiona Nestor More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

stayed in big room for 4 . so big & comfortable . located in center close to many shops and food. breakfast was good just enouph and free parking is a plus for car travelers. galway is lovely & this hotel made it better!

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Thank eden g
Thewestern1, Front Office Manager at The Western Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eden, Thank you for such a glowing review. We are very glad to hear you were satisfied with the location, parking and our breakfast. We will be sure to pass on your compliments to our chefs. If you ever return to Galway we hope to see you again. Kindest Regards, Fiona Nestor More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early in Galway and was given a double room with 2 single beds - a huge room for the same price we paid. The room & bathroom reminds me of a five-star hotel. Breakfast was a generous spread of hot food, cereal and fruits. The standard of service was consistently high.

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Thewestern1, Front Office Manager at The Western Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vectan2016, Thank you very much for your kind words. It pleases us to hear that you were satisfied with our standard of service and that you were happy with your room. Please do not hesitate to visit us again should you find yourself in Galway. Kindest Regards, Fiona Nestor More 

New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had one of the apts. managed by this hotel, not a room in the hotel proper. These apts. are in the back of the bldg. and are accessed through the parking lot--second turn off. They are well equipped with most of what you'd need if you were planning to stay a while. We were only there for 2 days... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely hotel, very quite and simple. It's clean, the food is great and the staff are really helpful. It's close to the centre of the city and it's reasonably priced. We all really enjoyed our stay and would definitely return to this hotel again.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Western Hotel holds one of the most enviable locations out of all three star hotels in the West of Ireland, right in the heart of the vibrant Galway City Centre. Behind the Western's Georgian facade the hotel hosts charming en-suite bedrooms, a relaxing and intimate restaurant and a lively bar.For something extra special, The Western also provides 4 luxurious hotel apartments, just to the rear of the building. There is free on-site valet car park available for hotel guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Western Hotel

Address: The Western Hotel 33 Prospect Hill, Galway, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: $80 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Western Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Hotel Style:
#12 Family Hotel in Galway
#13 Business Hotel in Galway
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