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Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel
IHH

Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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92%Rating

  • 89%Value For Money
  • 93%Security
  • 98%Location
  • 96%Staff
  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 91%Cleanliness
  • 90%Facilities

Hostelworld says:

Kinlay House Hostel Galway is located on Eyre Square, a pretty green which is also the centre of nightlife in Galway. This lively hostel was recently renovated and modernised and features accommodating staff and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Hostelworld guests have said this hostel is 'very well thought-out', citing the very large common areas, guest kitchen, frequently-praised free breakfast and the power outlets in the lockers. We like that there's traditional Irish musical instruments for guests to use.

Property Information:

VOTED BEST HOSTEL IN IRELAND - Hostelworld International Awards 2015

FREE BREAKFAST , FREE WIFI & only 1 minute walk from the bus and train stations!

The Cliffs of Moher tour bus departs from our reception area every morning!

Lonely Planet Guide 2014 rated us the 'Top Choice' in Galway and said, 'Overlooking one corner of Eyre Square, Kinlay House has recently been taken over by new owners who are elevating this modern, brightly lit place to even higher standards while retaining a fun, friendly and secure atmosphere.' (Catherine Le Nevez, Lonely Planet author)

With 20 years experience in the hostel business, we know how to look after our guests! The building was completely refurbished in 2014 so you can also be sure we have the best possible facilities.

Our multi-award-winning hostel is located in the heart of the city centre, on the corner of Eyre Square.

Whether you’re visiting Galway on your own or as part of a group, you’ll feel perfectly at home in Kinlay!

Please note that large groups may be required to pay a security deposit upon check-in. This deposit is fully refundable upon checkout once all house rules and other guests have been respected.

Please note we don't accept -18 in dormitories.

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  • Hostelworld Guests Say

    I really loved staying here! The staff was friendly and helpful, the rooms were clean and the facilities were stellar. It is also very centrally located on Eyre Square, close to the bars, the bus station, train station, and the tourism office. Would definitely recommend everyone to stay at Kinlay.
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      Anonymous, USA, Female, 18-24
  • Latest Review

    Fantastic hostel.
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      Anonymous, Ireland, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly


Hostel Awards

  • 2016 8th Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2016 1st Most Popular Hostels Galway
  • 2015 1st Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2015 1st Best Hostel by Country Ireland
  • 2015 1st Most Popular Hostels Galway
  • 2014 6th Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2014 1st Best Hostel by Country Ireland
  • 2008 1st Best Hostel by Country Ireland

Hoscar Nominations
  • 2013 - Worldwide Large Hostel
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Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Please note: a refundable security deposit may be charged on check-in for group bookings. If you have any difficulty finding us, call us and we will be happy to guide you towards Kinlay House Hostel. Please note we don't accept -18 in dormitories.





Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel Located at Eyre Square, , Galway.
Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel
Ireland
Galway Eyre Square
92% 4591
53.2732591 -9.0490651
Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel
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