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The House Hotel

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County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

Great location, had to pay a for parking in nearby multi story car park cost €7 day so it wasn't so bad!! Food was tasty both in evening and for breakfast, they have fab cocktails and staff friendly. We stayed mid week so bar was quiet. Room was small but clean, bathroom and shower was tiny, think it was the...

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 22 November 2014

We only got to stay here for one night, but would definitely go back! The hotel has been recently updated and everything was in working order. Cooked to order breakfast was tasty and fast. They had a bar area that was hopping at night, but we did not have time to take advantage of it. My husband said the decor...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 20 November 2014

I enjoyed my stay in the hotel. The staff were very efficient and friendly. Its very convenient for shops, restaurants, bars. I loved the design in the bar and restaurant and the lighting, very comfortable. The only thing was the room could have been a bit cleaner, the bath was a bit dirty. in saying that, the bedroom was comfortable...

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Athlone
Reviewed 16 November 2014

The House Hotel is our favourite hotel in Galway. As always the staff were friendly and helpful. We had a lovely well equipped room, with a very comfortable bed. There is always a great buzz in the bar and they serve wonderful cocktails. Car parking is close by and at reduced rates for hotel customers. it is located close to...

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 13 November 2014

The House Hotel is a fine place to stay if you want to be able to easily access the main shopping and pub street (High Street). The decor is a little too cute or overly-themed boutique styling for me, but most of that is in the lobby and restaurant. Parking was a block away, which is understandable, but still less...

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We were amazed by the style of this hotel. It has a beautiful decoration and also a very relaxing and cosy atmosphere. Bedrooms are lovely too. The staff were very friendly and efficient providing an excellent service, making us feel well looked after . We stayed at this hotel for the weekend and we had the chance to also experience...

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Oregon
Reviewed 7 November 2014

The staff was very friendly and the hotel is in a great location for shopping and great restaurants, but the pillows (not sure you could call them pillows) and the bed were uncomfortable. In addition, the room was not very clean. Again, great location.

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galwayguests, General Manager at The House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to write us a review following your stay with us at The House Hotel. I am happy to read your lovely comments about our staff here and the location, we appreciate your feedback. I am surprised to read your comments in regards to the cleanliness of the...

Castletown Geoghegan, Ireland
Reviewed 3 November 2014

You've got to love a hotel with a generous breakfast! The rooms were tastefully decorated and the staff was really friendly. On the downside the rooms were tiny and the bathroom light was turning itself on and off every 10 seconds.. Unfortunately the rooms aren't soundproofed so we could hear the music from the bar and doors banging..It was a...

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galwayguests, General Manager at The House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel following your stay. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast and that our staff were friendly. We have notified maintenance regarding the issue with the light and we apologise for the inconvenience this caused. I am sorry that you found our rooms small. We...

Sligo
Reviewed 1 November 2014

We stayed at this hotel for three nights over mid-term break. The location is excellent so we parked the car and walked everywhere. The staff are very nice and genuinely friendly and helpful. The food is excellent and breakfast is included in the room rate. Love the decor, really vibrant and interesting. We were there when they were raising money...

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Wheaton, Illinois
Reviewed 31 October 2014

We spent six nights at the House Hotel while visiting Galway. We did not have reservations; we just happened to wander in and rooms were available. We initially booked for one night, then extended our stay to two nights, and then extended again to six nights. During our stay, we loved everything about this hotel...the friendly and helpful staff, the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the House Hotel, a luxurious boutique hotel located in the heart of Galway City. The House Hotel represents the ideal "Home away from home" with its cosy atmosphere, chic style, excellent facilities and personalised service. Features of the guestrooms include flat screen TV's with internet access, safe and crisp white linen that will guarantee you a comfortable night sleep. The Parlour Bar & Grill specialises in modern and international cuisine. ... more   less 

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Address: Spanish Parade, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: €78 - €193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
The House Hotel Galway
Galway The House Hotel
House Hotel Galway
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Galway
#11 Romantic Hotel in Galway
#19 Family Hotel in Galway
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“Just ask, they are very helpful. Mine was on the second floor and very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles janiemac2013, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“no recommendations.”
 of 5 bubbles JamesA781, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The deluxe rooms are more spacious that the standard and worth the difference.”
 of 5 bubbles 853TonyM, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The deluxe twin was double the size of a standard room and great for 2 friends looking to stay together with their own beds.”
 of 5 bubbles keresch, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We upgraded so we could get a bathtub, and it was inexpensive”
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