The Forge

42 New Road, Galway City, Galway, Ireland, Distance from city centre: 0.7km

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Formerly known as Coogan's Forge where horses were shod from the 1800's to the 1960's, The Forge has been tastefully transformed into a welcoming B&B, where your hosts the O'Connell family invite you to share their home for the duration of your visit.

Our cosy guest rooms are all en-suite and well-appointed with internet access and televisions, A delicious breakfast is served each morning in the beautifully decorated "olde world charm" dining room and is included in the rates.

This centrally located B&B is ideally for discovering the history and beauty of Galway city. The Forge is within walking distance of, University College, Eyre Square, Quay Street and the Spanish Arch. Your hostess Dolores will assist you organising day trip and tours to Connemara, Burren and Cliffs of and will arrange pick up by the bus driver from The Forge on request.
Prices are per person per night.

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B&B Facilities & Policies

  • Breakfast Included
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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Directions from Galway Airport

Head west on W Carnmore toward R339, 200 m, Turn left at R339, 3.2 km, At Lynch Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Bóthar na dTreabh/N6 heading to Gaillimh/Galway/N17/N59/N84 , 1.9 km, At Morris Roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Bóthar na dTreabh/N6 heading to Br. na Tra/Salthill/N59/an Clochan/Clifden, Continue to follow N6, Go through 2 roundabouts , 3.1 km , At Bodkin Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Headford Rd, 800 m , Continue onto St Vincent's Ave, 160 m, Slight left at University Rd, 110 m, Take the 1st left onto Gaol Rd, 220 m, Turn left at Nun's Island, 100 m, Turn left to stay on Nun's Island , 190 m , Turn right at Mill St , 200 m , Turn left at New Rd, Destination will be on the right.

Directions from Galway Train Station

Head northwest on Station Rd toward Eyre Square, 80 m , Turn left at Eyre Square , 37 m , Take the 1st left onto Victoria Pl , 47 m , Continue onto Queen St , 230 m , Continue onto Dock Rd , 250 m , Continue onto Spanish Parade, 140 m , Slight right to stay on Spanish Parade , 50 m , Turn right at Flood St , 38 m , Slight left to stay on Flood St , 76 m , Turn left at Lower Cross St , 160 m , Turn left at Bridge St , 180 m , Continue onto Mill St, 200 m, Turn left at New Rd, Destination will be on the right

Located Near

The Forge is located near

Numerous restaurants, Irish pubs and traditional music,
University College,
Universtiy College Hospital,
Eyre Square,
Quay Street,
Spanish Arch,
Salthill

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