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Top Rated Hostels in Galway, Ireland

Galway City Hostel & Bar 98%

1. Galway City Hostel & Bar

Hostel
Eyre Square

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 98%

Facilities 93%

Location 100%

Safety 95%

Staff 100%

Value 98%

8 out of 8 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Galway City Hostel & Bar

17 Nov 2015 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Work / volunteering

cleanliness, atmosphere, excellent customer service, staff will always go the extra mile to please their visitors

would recommend this property

31 Aug 2015 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Sightseeing & culture

Excellent hostel! Could not be better. Great rooms, great location, very clean, free use of computers, good atmosphere, realy nice staff, individual light in the bedroom, lockers... Also, amazing kitchen, with a lot of free food! They let you have milk and cereals any time of the day. Really great hostel.

would recommend this property

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Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel 96%

2. Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel

Hostel
Eyre Square

Atmosphere 96%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 95%

Location 99%

Safety 97%

Staff 98%

Value 96%

83 out of 87 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel

12 Apr 2016 94%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 18-24

Excellent location, knowledgeable staff, average guest age range 18-35, excellently set up common room

would recommend this property

24 Mar 2016 83%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Age Range: 25-30

very central, nice and helpful staff

would recommend this property

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Snoozles Hostel Galway 95%

3. Snoozles Hostel Galway

Hostel
Forster Street

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 95%

Location 95%

Safety 95%

Staff 99%

Value 93%

98 out of 103 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Snoozles Hostel Galway

17 Apr 2016 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Work / volunteering
Age Range: 41+

everything

would recommend this property

15 Apr 2016 86%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Events / festivals
Age Range: 18-24

The staff were very friendly and welcoming. Provides you with anything you Need

would recommend this property

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Savoy Hostel 94%

4. Savoy Hostel

Hostel
Eglinton Street, Galway City

Atmosphere 89%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 96%

Location 99%

Safety 93%

Staff 96%

Value 91%

14 out of 14 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Savoy Hostel

23 Oct 2015 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: City break

location and good bathrooms

would recommend this property

18 Aug 2015 91%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year

It was very safe, clean, and the rooms were nice with individual lockers for each bed and outlets/USB charging ports for each bunk. The pub crawl was really fun and a good way to meet people too.

would recommend this property

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Sleepzone 93%

5. Sleepzone

Hostel
Bothar na mBan, Wood Quay, Galway

Atmosphere 87%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 90%

Location 96%

Safety 94%

Staff 97%

Value 93%

294 out of 316 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Sleepzone

11 Apr 2016 89%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

Well organised and clean. Plugs and lamps by each bed.

would recommend this property

01 Apr 2016 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

Das hostel hat eine perfekte lage und hat eine tolle austattung. Sehr freundliche und hilfbereites personal!

would recommend this property

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Barnacles Quay Street Galway City 93%

6. Barnacles Quay Street Galway City

Hostel
10 Quay Street

Atmosphere 89%

Cleanliness 91%

Facilities 91%

Location 99%

Safety 95%

Staff 94%

Value 90%

127 out of 143 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Barnacles Quay Street Galway City

21 Oct 2015 97%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Sightseeing & culture

Placed in the city center, excellent atmosphere, great and helpful staff, cool company from other travellers.

would recommend this property

25 Aug 2015 94%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Staff was amazingly helpful and nice. Location was perfect. Beds were comfy.

would recommend this property

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Corrib Village 79%

7. Corrib Village

Hostel
New Castle Road

Atmosphere 73%

Cleanliness 79%

Facilities 86%

Location 73%

Safety 85%

Staff 83%

Value 78%

28 out of 36 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Corrib Village

15 Aug 2014 89%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Events / festivals

well organized

would recommend this property

10 Aug 2014 83%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Free shuttle, the kitchen, it's on an campus

would recommend this property

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Woodquay Hostel Galway City 78%

8. Woodquay Hostel Galway City

Hostel
23/24 Woodquay

Atmosphere 72%

Cleanliness 73%

Facilities 72%

Location 96%

Safety 70%

Staff 79%

Value 82%

80 out of 122 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Woodquay Hostel Galway City

15 Apr 2016 86%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Business / conference
Age Range: 18-24

Very friendly staff, great location and prices.

would recommend this property

28 Mar 2016 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 41+

Helpful staff. Online booking went really smoothly. Nice pub just over the road

would recommend this property

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