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Kinlay House Hostel Galway

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Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an amaising short experience! Four bed private room with bathroom and shower were very clean. Kitchen equiped with everything you need to enjoy your lunch and dinner. Free breakfast 😀Staff very friendly, specially Kevin who welcomed us in such a friendly and professional manner. The location is brilliant, with all the local shops around if needed. Definitely will...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at Kinlay house are very friendly and accommodating and the facilities are equally lovely. The 4 bedroom ensuite private room we had was not only highly clean aired and warm during the night but also well equppied with towels, a flat screen tv and soap. I was also impressed with the modern common area and corridors which were...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always passed by this place and never needed to go in but happy I did. We had a dorm to ourselves (they kindly made it private even though we didn't book all the beds). You can bring you own drinks and chill in the lounge which is handy. Good showers. Nice and central yeah all round nice spot however my...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a good hostel. Stayed in a six bed female dorm and it was clean. It also had some shelving which was useful. Bathroom was okay and sink on the outside of the bathroom was handy. Breakfast was good and generally staff were pretty friendly.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in the hostel last week for one night with my 3 friends. A hostel is suppose to be an establishment which provides inexpensive lodging for students and travellers. This was what I expected when booking a night in this hostel. When I arrived it was 40 euro each which is €160 in total plus €30 deposit each. For...

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Malaga, Spain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is great. All the facilities works perfect and they offer high comfort standars. Staff are friendly, helpful and understanding. I stayed the night of 1st of January, therefore there was party atmosphere at the hostel, what actually is pretty cool. The problem is that they allowed the people do party until 4 a.m. Even though the party is...

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Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's in a good location (about 5 mins from city centre), and it's behind a church and the view from the window is very beautiful. They serve free breakfast in the morning too, and the desk is 24 hours. The only problem is that I had troubles with the shower because the knob was very stiff and was worried about...

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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

So, this was my first time in a hostel, i booked a 6-bed-female dorm. It was pretty nice since I felt safe and i even charged my phone overnight and no one stole it from me. Pro: comfy beds, nice breakfast that even gives you tinfoil so you can pack sandwiches for the day, free padlocks, location con: the storage...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Clean, warm, really organized ... ticked all the boxes ... and lots more ! Really central location, & staff were lovely, friendly, efficient with lots of local knowledge. Kitchen was well organized and clean, until grotty guests got to it !! They have theme nights ... which look like a fun way to meet other people ! No parking at...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Loved my stay in Galway there last year. Friendly staff. Very clean rooms and bathrooms. Nice common rooms, would definitely recommend this to everyone who wants to stay in Galway. The hostel is located in the city center so everything is easy to reach. Around this time there is a Christmas market on eyre square, really lovely.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the newly refurbished Kinlay Hostel Eyre Square Galway!This newly refurbished Hostel reopened after extensive renovations in Jan 2012. Since then, Kinlay has been voted "Best Hostel in Ireland" and has also been voted as one of the Top Ten Hostels in the World.Kinlay caters for everyone from solo travellers to holiday groups. Over looking Eyre Square and with first class facilities its no wonder Lonely Planet Guide 2012 announced Kinlay Hostel as their "Top Pick" when staying in Galway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kinlay House Hostel Galway

Address: Merchants Road | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: £18 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kinlay House Hostel Galway 2*
Number of rooms: 224
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Monson, Massachusetts
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Mullingar Ireland

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“Central location; top floor was quiet;”
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“4 shared bedroom was great”
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“the farther down the hallways you get, the quieter it is”
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