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Ashbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed in double bed private room (201) perfect size for myself and my friend. Bathroom was clean, shower was ok - quite hard to switch on. On Saturday, we left to go for lunch and walk to Salthill. Arrived back to the room to find our door had been left open by the staff - we knew this because pizza...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Very good service, staff were brilliant. Very clean rooms and beds. Security was very good, needed a room key to enter the building which we were asked for every night, so no worries of people breaking into room from outside hostel. The common rooms were great, pool table, tvs, couches, kitchen to cook food! Highly recommend

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights for a stag and was very comfortable and cheap. The beds were really comfy and the room was really clean. The hostel is located right in the middle of eyre square so was within walking distance of everything you needed and for only €50 for the 2 nights.

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Dublin
Reviewed 12 January 2017

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 12 January 2017

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 7 January 2017 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 6 January 2017 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 5 January 2017

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 3 January 2017

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 21 December 2016 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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the corner of Eyre Square in the heart of Galway City, the multi award-winning Kinlay Hostel has now also been listed as 'Top Choice' by the Lonely Planet Guide 2017. With a mix of cosy private rooms and bright, spacious dormitories, we can cater for large groups as well as solo backpackers and all rates include complimentary continental breakfast as well as free high-speed WiFi, free computer usage, free luggage storage, free printing and free city maps. Guest facilities include a comfortable chill-out lounge with pool table & TV, a fully-equipped kitchen open all day for your use and a spacious dining room. At Kinlay Hostel, your happiness is our main priority and our dedicated reception team are on hand 24 hours a day with helpful hints and expert insider knowledge to ensure that you make the most of your time in Galway. Not only are the city’s best bars, shops and restaurants right on our doorstep but with daily tours to the Cliffs of Moher, Connemara and the Aran Islands leaving from outside our front door every morning, Kinlay Hostel is the ideal base from which to discover the magical charm of Galway City and the west coast of Ireland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kinlay Hostel Galway

Address: Merchants Road | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: $32 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kinlay Hostel Galway 2*
Number of rooms: 224
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“Central location; top floor was quiet;”
 of 5 bubbles Gabaty, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a bathroom”
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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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“we share room with 6 respectful people!”
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