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Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel
IHH

Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Hostelworld Recommends

94%Rating

  • 92%Value For Money
  • 95%Security
  • 98%Location
  • 96%Staff
  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 93%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 renovated in 2012 and again in 2013 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 - Feb 2014

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 2013 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 2013 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.
Best For: Parties, Young Travellers

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  • Hostelworld Guests Say

    Very impressive. There is a great social common room with free wifi and computers, couches, a nice open kitchen, free breakfast, a tv room, great rooms equipped with everything you could possibly need (including a bedside light!), and the beds are very comfortable. Very clean and unbeatable location on Eyre square. Best hostel I have ever had the pleasure of staying in, staff is awesome and helpful as well! They even let me store luggage there one day prior to my stay too! Thank you very much!!
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      Anonymous, USA, Male, 18-24
  • Latest Review

    The staff is amazing! They go out of their way to make sure you enjoy your stay! I left my cellphone behind after checking out, and before I knew it was missing they had found it and wrote a lovely message letting a family member know they had the phone. When I returned they couldn't have been nicer about it! If you stay in Galway you can't pick a better place!
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      Anonymous, USA, Female, 25-30
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Facilities

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


Hostel Awards

  • 2014 Hoscar Winner
  • 6th
  • Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2014 Hoscar Winner
  • 1st
  • Country Winners Ireland
Hoscar Nominations
  • Nominee 2013
  • Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2014 6th Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2014 1st Country Winners Ireland
  • 2008 1st Country Winners Ireland

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Policies

  • 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.




Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel Located at Eyre Square, , Galway.
Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel
Ireland
Galway Eyre Square
94% 3510
53.2732591 -9.0490651
Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel
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