Kinlay Hostel Galway

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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
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access

Overview of Kinlay Hostel Galway

Kinlay Hostel Galway

2 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Business services
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Merchant's Road, Eyre Square, Galway, Galway

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEyre Square1 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Harbour5 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Cathedral11 min walk
  • AirportGalway (GWY)11 min drive

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About this area

Galway

Located in Galway, Kinlay Hostel Galway is in the city center 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 ecotours, 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 - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Galway Station - 3 min walk
  • Shannon Airport (SNN) - 57 min drive

Restaurants

  • Garvey's Select Bar — 2 min walk
  • Esquires Coffee — 2 min walk
  • O'Connells — 2 min walk
  • An Pucan — 3 min walk
  • Venice — 3 min walk

About this property

Kinlay Hostel Galway

Galway hostel in Galway City Centre, near Eyre Square
Coffee/tea in a common area, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite. All 40 rooms offer free WiFi, dishwashers, and safes.
Kinlay Hostel Galway offers 40 accommodations with safes. This Galway hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided daily.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Lockers available
  • Vending machine

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

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 welcome)
Service animals 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:

  • Bed sheets fee: EUR 2 per person, per stay

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

You need to know

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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards, and cash
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

Property is also known as

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

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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 52 out of 97 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 33 out of 97 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 97 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 97 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 97 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
First time using a hostel and I was pleasantly surprised. I highly recommend this facility.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent for solo travelers.
Excellent value. Room was comfortable and clean.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
As a 40 yr old I had some reservations about staying in a hostel but it was awesome. Staff was super with checkin and how everything works. Rooms were quiet and facilities very clean. Would highly recommend.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Happy in Galway
Stay was very good
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019