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Kinlay Hostel Galway

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Fridge, microwave, oven, dishwasher
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Double Room, Ensuite | In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access

Overview of Kinlay Hostel Galway

Kinlay Hostel Galway

2.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Business services
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
Map
Merchant's Road, Eyre Square, Galway, Galway

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEyre Square1 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Harbour5 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Cathedral10 min walk
  • AirportGalway (GWY)20 min drive

Room options

About this area

Galway

Kinlay Hostel Galway is located in Galway City Centre, a neighborhood in Galway, and is near a train station and near the beach. Eyre Square and Galway Cathedral are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Galway Bay. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Pearse Stadium or Galway Race Course. Enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking, hiking/biking trails, and horse riding, or hop on a bike rental nearby and explore all the area has to offer. Guests appreciate the hostel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Eyre Square - 1 min walk
  • Lynch's Castle - 4 min walk
  • St. Augustine's Church - 4 min walk
  • Galway Harbour - 5 min walk
  • Galway Cathedral - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Galway Station - 2 min walk
  • Shannon Airport (SNN) - 57 min drive

Restaurants

  • Esquires Coffee - 2 min walk
  • An Pucan - 3 min walk
  • Venice - 3 min walk
  • Jungle Café - 3 min walk
  • The Dough Bros - 3 min walk

About this property

Kinlay Hostel Galway

Hostel located in Galway City Centre
Take advantage of free continental breakfast, an arcade/game room, and dry cleaning/laundry services at Kinlay Hostel Galway. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks like:
  • A 24-hour front desk, a vending machine, and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • Smoke-free premises, a front desk safe, and a computer station
  • ATM/banking services, multilingual staff, and a TV in the lobby
  • Guest reviews speak well of the breakfast, central location, and helpful staff
Room features
All 40 rooms have comforts such as free WiFi and safes.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Communal kitchens with dishwashers, ovens, and freezers
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils, heating, and daily housekeeping

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Lockers available
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Computer station

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Soap
  • Toilet paper

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Local maps
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Towels fee: EUR 2 per person

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

National rating

This property does not have a Ireland Tourist Board rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

Property is also known as

Galway Hostel Kinlay
Kinlay
Kinlay Galway
Kinlay Galway Hostel
Kinlay Hostel
Kinlay Hostel Galway
Kinlay Hostel Galway Galway
Kinlay Hostel Galway Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Kinlay Hostel Galway Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Galway

Frequently asked questions

Is Kinlay Hostel Galway pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at Kinlay Hostel Galway?

As of Dec 2, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Kinlay Hostel Galway on Dec 12, 2022 start from $109.3, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Kinlay Hostel Galway?

Kinlay Hostel Galway doesn't offer parking.

What time is check-in at Kinlay Hostel Galway?

Check-in is from 4:00 PM - midnight.

What time is check-out at Kinlay Hostel Galway?

Check-out is at 10:30 AM.

Where is Kinlay Hostel Galway located?

Located in Galway City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Eyre Square and Galway Harbour. Galway Cathedral and National University of Ireland-Galway are also within 15 minutes. Galway Station is only a 2-minute walk.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Kinlay Hostel Galway and receive a full refund?

Yes, Kinlay Hostel Galway offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Kinlay Hostel Galway cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 64 out of 121 reviews" "
" "5 - Excellent 53%
Rating 4 - Good. 43 out of 121 reviews" "
" "4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 121 reviews" "
" "3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 121 reviews" "
" "2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 121 reviews" "
" "1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.3/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Vinay
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice reception staff and a good breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Cynthia
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Kim
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great everything
The location could have not been more perfect! The staff was helpful with suggestions on where to eat. The tour company in the same building was very cost effective too!
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

4/5 Good

Sarah
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Great location right outside Eyre Square, and all staff we interacted with were so friendly. We had a suite, and it was great to have the shower and all in the room with us
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

4/5 Good

Karla
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Was pleasantly surprised and would visit again
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

aislin
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was good
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Neil
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice place
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Christine
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Elisabeth
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Cleanest hostel I’ve stayed in. Great location.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Marta
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022