Barnacles Quay Street Galway City

10 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland, Distance from city centre: 0.4km
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Rating: 89%from 11 reviews

  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 89%Staff
  • 92%Security
  • 85%Cleanliness
  • 98%Location
  • 85%Value for money
  • 83%Facilities
Located in the Latin Quarter of Galway, THE most happening area, we are surrounded by arty cafes, trendy bars, street performers, traditional pubs and quirky shops. No other hostel is this close to the action and electric atmosphere of Galway.

Your booking includes:
- Free breakfast
- Free WiFi
- Free walking tour of Galway
- Free linen
- Free maps
- Free tour booking
- Free fun events in hostel
- Free discount vouchers for food & drink

Choose from our 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 or 12-bed dorms, all ensuite, with free Wi-Fi, individual lights and under bed storage. And for those wanting a little more luxury, why not upgrade to a private, ensuite double or twin rooms? We have just finished renovating our hostel, so facilities you are getting are top notch! With top-rated staff, clean rooms, tight security and 24-hour reception you know you’ll be looked after.

To get the most out of your stay talk to our receptionist who will help you devise an itinerary that will take you to the hidden treasures, stunning tours and historical attractions.

Cook up a storm in our new modern kitchen or just chill out in our cosy common room, meet new friends, play some games, or just go out and enjoy Galway – we’re at the heart of it!

Useful things to know:
- Check in is 3 pm, check out is 10.30 am
- No curfew, you can come and go as you please, our reception is open 24 hours
- Please note that guests under the age of 16 years must book private accommodation, only staying with people in their party
- If there are 6 or more in your party, you are considered a Group. We will require a fully refundable €30 deposit per person as A Group Noise and Damage Deposit.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card phones
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Currency exchange
  • DVDs
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Fussball
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • PLAYSTATION
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • WII

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Useful things to know:
Your booking includes:
- Free breakfast
- Free WiFi
- Free walking tour of Galway
- Free linen
- Free maps
- Free tour booking
- Free fun events in hostel
- Free discount vouchers for food & drink

- Photo ID is required to check in.
- We pre authorise guest credit card the day before arrival for the cost of the first nights stay. Guest can do a completion on arrival or pay by another method.
- Check in is 3 pm, check out is 10.30 am.
- No curfew, you can come and go as you please, our reception is open 24 hours.
- Please note that guests under the age of 16 years must book private accommodation, only staying with people in their party.
- If there are 6 or more in your party, you are considered a Group. We will require a fully refundable €30 deposit per person as A Group Noise and Damage Deposit.

Directions
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From Galway Bus/Train station:
They're just five minutes from our hostel and are located in the same depot in the city centre so you don't have far to walk to find us.
Walk diagonally across Eyre Square. Turn left onto Williamsgate Street and continue straight down Shop Street. At the King's Head pub, keep left and walk down High Street onto Quay Street. We're situated on the right, opposite the Quays Pub.

There are approximately five trains running daily between Dublin and Galway; this is the only train link from Galway City.

There is an hourly bus service running between Dublin's central bus station (Busaras) and Galway Bus Station. Galway is well serviced by buses all over the country.

There is a private bus company operating a direct coach service between Dublin Airport and Galway City. The coach Operator is called Citylink.

From the airport:
Galway City is serviced by a small airport located about five miles from the city centre. There's no bus service from the airport to the city but there are ample taxis awaiting passengers.

Located Near

Opposite the famous Quays Bar on Quay Street. Located in the heart of entertainment district in Galway with many events happening right on our doorstep. We are only minutes walk from the famous 'shops' street. There is plenty of pubs, restaurants and night clubs in our immediate area.

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