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Barnacles Quay Street Galway City Hostel

10 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland

Located in the Latin Quarter of Galway, THE most happening area, we are surrounded by arty cafes, trendy bars, street performers, traditional pubs and quirky shops. No other hostel is this close to the action and electric atmosphere of Galway. Read more

93% Overall Rating 129 out of 145 customers would recommend this property based on 145 reviews

Atmosphere 89%

Cleanliness 93%

Facilities 93%

Location 98%

Safety 94%

Staff 94%

Value 90%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • PlayStation
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wii

Important Information

Useful things to know:

- Photo ID is required to check in.
- We pre authorise guest credit card the day before arrival for the cost of the first nights stay. Guest can do a completion on arrival or pay by another method.
- Check in is 3 pm, check out is 10am.
- No curfew, you can come and go as you please, our reception is open 24 hours.
- Please note that guests under the age of 16 years must book private accommodation, only staying with people in their party.
- If there are 6 or more in your party, you are considered a Group. We will require a fully refundable €30 deposit per person as A Group Noise and Damage Deposit.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 10:30

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Galway?

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Located in the Latin Quarter of Galway, THE most happening area, we are surrounded by arty cafes, trendy bars, street performers, traditional pubs and quirky shops. No other hostel is this close to the action and electric atmosphere of Galway. Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

12 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

13 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 13

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Private Rooms

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Single Private Ensuite

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

About Barnacles Quay Street Galway City

Your booking includes:
- Free breakfast
- Free WiFi
- Free walking tour of Galway
- Free linen
- Free maps
- Free tour booking
- Free fun events in hostel
- Free discount vouchers for food & drink

Accommodation Information

Choose from our 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 or 12-bed dorms, all ensuite, with free Wi-Fi, individual lights and under bed storage. And for those wanting a little more luxury, why not upgrade to a private, ensuite double or twin rooms? We have just finished renovating our hostel, so facilities you are getting are top notch! With top-rated staff, clean rooms, tight security and 24-hour reception you know you’ll be looked after.

To get the most out of your stay talk to our receptionist who will help you devise an itinerary that will take you to the hidden treasures, stunning tours and historical attractions.

Cook up a storm in our new modern kitchen or just chill out in our cosy common room, meet new friends, play some games, or just go out and enjoy Galway – we’re at the heart of it!

Useful things to know:
- Check in is 3 pm, check out is 10.30 am
- No curfew, you can come and go as you please, our reception is open 24 hours
- Please note that guests under the age of 16 years must book private accommodation, only staying with people in their party
- If there are 6 or more in your party, you are considered a Group. We will require a fully refundable €30 deposit per person as A Group Noise and Damage Deposit.

Location Information

Opposite the famous Quays Bar on Quay Street. Located in the heart of entertainment district in Galway with many events happening right on our doorstep. We are only minutes walk from the famous 'shops' street. There is plenty of pubs, restaurants and night clubs in our immediate area.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.