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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Hi, Stayed at Kinlay Hostel midweek. a great experience. It was clean, friendly, comfortable & the staff were welcoming and helpful. Wifi was good, security was on the ball. Great Breakfast. Thanks to Frank and all the staff. I'll be back. Ferg (Dave of Shamrockers dad)

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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

The price is good, Excellent location in the center city, friendly staff, great breakfast, room and bathroom was clean, I had a comfortable bed and fantastic public area with guitar, piano, computers, snooker table and board games... I really liked this hostel!!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 1 September 2015

It's located very centrally - close to the train/bus station, right next to Eyre Square, and a 3 min walk to the main streets in the city center. The beds are very comfortable, the staff is diligent, and breakfast is included. There is secure bag storage and lockable storage inside the rooms. Also, there is a large kitchen for food...

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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Spent 2 nights at Kinlay with my wife and 3 kids. 1 minute walk from Eyre square and 20 minute walk to Salt Hill. Great staff, very clean, safe and family friendly. Safe parking 5 minutes walk from Hostel for €8 for 24 hrs. We were very impressed with this Hostel allowing us to sample Galway for a fraction of...

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Dublin
Reviewed 30 August 2015

This hostel is in a great location, close to Eyre Square. We stayed here just for the one night, stayed up drinking wine in the common area til the wee hours which was good fun. Annoyingly they don't have parking, and I ended up paying around 36 euro to leave my car in a carpark for 2 nights.

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Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

It was really nice. I was happy with the bathroom facilities. (I recommend using the public shower though, it has a better shower head) The staff are super helpful and friendly. The kitchen facilities are great and the free breakfast offers a lot more than I expected!

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed at Kinlay hostel for 2 nights. It is well situated quite close to the town centre. The rooms were nice and clean and the beds comfortable. It would be good if each bed had a PowerPoint but in saying that a power board was provided so there were plenty of power outlets. I didn't like that the shower was...

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Reviewed 26 August 2015

This place was amazing. Me and my sister stayed their for 3 nights and we had a blast. Our first night there, a tuesday, we learn that they were having pancakes for dinner and they were only a euro! then afterwards me, my sister, and a few other people lead by one of the workers at the hostel, Maria went...

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dublin
Reviewed 24 August 2015

I went with 7 of my friends for the Galway races. I never stayed in a hostel before and wasn't looking forward to it but to my surprise it was really nice and clean! We had a room to ourselves for the first night and two strangers for the second. The staff were all really friendly and security at night...

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Kuwait
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

I was hesitant at the beginning to live in a hostel. But i had to because it's cheaper. I stayed in a 6 beds female dorm. IT WAS GREAT !!! I never thought i would make friends so easily, the people are so nice and welcoming, you can very easily approach anyone and open a conversation. The kitchen was great...

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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: €23 - €106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kinlay Hostel Galway 2*
Number of rooms: 224
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