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Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

1st time going to Galway, it's a great city but definitely won't be going back to this hostel again!! Stayed in a tiny room with 7 people lack of windows it was disgustingly warm, are toilet wasn't cleaned properly and the shower was manky!! 8 people payed 20 euro each for this tiny room was a joke could of stayed...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Marc S, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your stay, I would like to address few issues, we always give Every group that books with us the option to stay in two separate dorms if they have large numbers in the group, when making your booking you specifically asked that everyone be allocated to...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 9 May 2015

I stayed here one night recently and I enjoyed my stay at Snoozles. The décor is really artsy and colourful. The location is fantastic - right next to the coach station, which is where all of the day tours and express coaches arrive / depart from. The tourist office is also conveniently located nearby.The Snoozles staff is incredibly friendly and...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Jade P. We were delighted to read your very kind 5 star review! It makes our job so worthwhile when we know how much guests like you value our service. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels in Ireland, and if you’re ever back in Galway we would be more than happy to welcome you back to...

Ireland
Reviewed 3 May 2015

This hostel is in a great location near the bus station and the city center so you can't miss it. Unfortunately it seems like they only wash the pillowcases and not the duvets or the sheets. You can see it because the pillowcases really look washed out in relation to the duvets. When you check out you have to bring...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Seasaidh85, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us here at Snoozles. I would like to thank you for the nice comment on our hostels great location, as we are only a stones throw away from all Galway has to offer. I would also like to assure you we take the utmost care in our...

Reviewed 28 April 2015

Very modern inside, the common room is quite big, the place to cook a bit small but there is a big eating area. Very nice staff, helpful and ready to give a lot of tips about what there is to do or see.The rooms were good and clean but small and the bathroom too, but that's really OK for a...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Kepour, thank you so much for your generous 4 star review and your kind words, it is always a pleasure to get such good review from a TA contributor. We pride ourselves on the high standard of our facilities and our friendly staff are always willing to help our guests as much as possible with their insider knowledge of...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Snoozles Hostel in Galway reminded me more of a hotel than a hostel, purely for its sheer size!! It had a good vibe, easy to meet people in the common room, kitchen and dining room areas. Perfect location, right in the city centre, Great stay!

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Velvet-Belle T, Thank you for taking the time to leave a generous 4 star review! Getting such a great review from a TA senior contributor always makes our day. We are delighted you were so impressed by our facilities, and we are ever so grateful for you kind words. It is great to hear you found the atmosphere so...

Mering, Germany
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Snoozles provides all you wish for a nice and inspiring stay. Close to the city center and coach station it shows a welcoming atmosphere, the staff are helpful, the rooms and bathrooms are kept clean, kitchen and common rooms look inviting. The beds are new so that you sleep well after wonderful trips round Galways... Snoozles will definitely see me...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Maria D thank you for taking the time to leave a 5 star review - we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and you found all our facilities very useful and enjoyable. It is a pleasure to get such review; it gives us great encouragement to always go above and beyond to ensure our guests stay happy....

Mainz, Germany
Reviewed 17 April 2015

the snoozles is a nice,colored,clean and happy hostel.the rooms were not very big but clean and relative new!!when you sleep at the street side it`s a bit loud because of the cars of course.the people at the reception are very friendly and they try to help you with every question!!for breakfast you get coffe,tea,juice,toast and cereals.the snoozzles is 3 minutes...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear tabitab2015 Thank you for your amazing 5 star review and feedback! We are delighted you had good stay with us and you found the staff friendly and the hostel spotless. It will be our pleasure to welcome you again and we hope you had a great onward journey!

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We stayed in the Snoozles for 4 nights and it was wonderful. The rooms were average, but the common room is really nice, the kitchen looked nice (we never cooked), and the staff is very very friendly, gave us a lot of good advises for eating, sightseeing, were very helpful with lockers, etc. I really felt comfortable staying there! Almost...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Iv r Thank you for making our day with your 5 star review, it was great having you stay with us and such a positive feedback from a TripAdvisor senior reviewer is always a pleasure to receive. We are delighted you had a great stay with us and you found all our facilities very pleasing. Thanks again for your...

Dublin
Reviewed 4 April 2015

on arrival the staff where friends and welcoming. we had a family room 4 of us and there was plenty of space and a good size bathroom. Very close to eyre square which is great and reasonable enough pricing. only downfall I left something behind in the room and on contacting them albeit a few weeks later - it was...

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SnoozlesHostel, Manager at Snoozles Hostel, responded to this review

Dear tiggs77 Thank you for taking the time to leave a great review, I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay, I apologies for your lost property, soon after you got in contact with us we searched everywhere for your lost property and it was not found, it is unfair to assume that we did not do our best to...

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Stayed one night at Snoozes. The front desk was very helpful and accommodating, which made our stay in Galway so much better. Their recommendations on where to go for dinner were spot on, and the bar afterwards was great as well. Rooms were clean and very comfortable. Would definitely stay again and recommend to anyone who plans to stay in...

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Dear Alexander K, Thank you for making our day with your 5 star review, it was great having you stay with us and such a positive feedback from a Tripadvisor senior reviewer is always a pleasure to receive. We are delighted you had a great stay with us and you found us very helpful. Thanks again for your positive feedback,...

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Snoozles Hostel is a multi award-winning purpose-built hostel in the heart of Galway City and finished to the highest standard. Our accommodation range includes dorms for 10, 6 or 4 guests along with double, single and twin rooms, female only dorms and family rooms - and every room is en-suite. Snoozles staff are friendly and informative and will give you all the tips on how to make the most of your time in the west. Ideally located in a semi residential area, beside the coach and rail station yet only seconds walk from Eyre Square. Snoozles Hostel is ideal for people travelling alone as making friends is always encouraged! ... more   less 

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Address: Forster Street, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: €29 - €70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Snoozles Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Bring flip flops for the shower”
 of 5 bubbles yusteandrea, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Away from road to cut down noise from road.”
 of 5 bubbles LingL351, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The beds in front of the window are better.”
 of 5 bubbles 811jonasr, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a private four-bed dorm as we were travelling with small children. The en-suite bathroom was handy!”
 of 5 bubbles Skwyllie, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Wi-fi is slow, borderline non-existent before 11:30pm.”
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