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Skeffington Arms Hotel 28 Eyre Square, Galway Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewseyre squarebusy pubcentral locationasked for a quiet roomcar parkchristmas marketgalway cityexcellent locationtrain stationshop streetsconesbreakfast roomporridgeroom was spotlessreception areanoiseearplugs
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thought I would give Skeffington benefit of the doubt due to mixed reviews.room 105 no sleep at all.Yes you get ear plugs but even tho it helps a little with sound you can still hear the thumping of music in your body.Finished at 2.30am then...More

2  Thank sweetpea073
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic 4 nights stay. Location is perfect. Good bus routes to Racecourse (No 409) from knock airport (No 64). Bus station is round the corner. Yes on occasion it was a little noisey at night but that is to be expected due to location (hotel...More

Thank Kerry B
Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Kerry B, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay in The Skeffington Arms Hotel. I was delighted to read that your stay with us was most enjoyable and that you got to experience all the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We requested a move for 2 rooms facing loud nightclubs with music pounding through even with the windows closed. Ear plugs were already in our rooms. Could be OK for some other traveler. The positives Location Friendly staffMore

2  Thank Arianna G
Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Arianna G, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay in the Skeffington Arms Hotel and apologies that your time with us was not enjoyable. I will make sure to pass this helpful feedback on to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for one night for a night out nice big room clean but toilet was leaking .staff very quickly moved us to a room that smelt of cigarettes very apologetic and supplied us with free drinks for there bar which brings me to the next...More

2  Thank swquinn
Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear swquinn, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay in The Skeffington Arms Hotel and apologies that overall your time with us was not fully enjoyable. When you have a moment could you contact our Front...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at The Skeffington Arms for one night on August 22. I had just arrived after a long flight to Dublin and bus ride to Galway. I wish I had an opportunity to spend more time here. The hotel itself is in a historical...More

Thank Courtney S
Response from Skeffingtonmanager, Manager at Skeffington Arms HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Courtney S, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay in The Skeffington Arms Hotel. I was delighted to read that your time with us was thoroughly enjoyable and I will make sure to pass your...More

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Description
Imagine a stay in the heart of the city in a luxury hotel, with everything on your doorstep for that perfect stay in Galway, city of the tribes. The Skeffington Arms Hotel is ideally located in an ...More enviable position, overlooking the newly refurbished Eyre Square, within distance of rail & bus terminals & just a short stroll from an array of shops, restaurants, bars and theaters. With just 24 bedrooms, a strong emphasis is on personal service and attention to detail, so whether its business or pleasure our friendly and helpful staff will make your visit an enjoyable one. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$149 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Skeffington Arms Galway
,
Hotel Skeffington Arms
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$149 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Skeffington Arms Galway
,
Hotel Skeffington Arms
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
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Traveller (97)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (25)
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sweetpea073
4 September 2018|
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Response from Skeffingtonmanager | Property representative |
Hi Sweatpea073, We have no on-site parking and the street outside is pedestrianised. We do operate a reduced rate with a carpark around the corner from us. Kind regards, Ashling
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sweetpea073
4 September 2018|
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Response from Philip Matthew O | Reviewed this property |
Yes plenty of amble parking outside
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Catherine C
2 June 2018|
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Response from Catherine C |
Fajitas are the one veggie option for anyone wondering (parmesan isn't vegetarian).
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Room Tips
"Ask for a quiet room to avoid potential late night noise from the Skeff Bar or street."
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"Second floor rooms may be quieter"
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"Rooms over the first floor bar area can be loud during the bar hours. You can get rooms away from the bar..."
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"Higher levels would probably make it easier to sleep, if you are a heavy sleeper or plan to pass out."
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