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Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway

2-starThis property is a registered Hostel within the meaning of the Irish Tourist Traffic Acts.
Merchant's Road, Eyre SquareGalwayGalwayIreland

Hostel with bar/lounge, near St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
  • Acceptable, functional accommodations, and noisy, somewhat-distressing experience.…Oct 20, 2017
  • AmazingAug 7, 2017
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From 641 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway

from $20
  • 1 Bed in an Eight Bed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)
  • XXX- 1 bed in an 8 bed dorm
  • XXX-1 bed in an 8 bed dorm
  • Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Standard Single Room
  • Triple Room Private, Shared Bathroom
  • 4 Bedroom private with Shared Bathroom
  • 5 Bed Room Private with shared bathroom
  • 1 Bed in 6 Bed Dorm Standard (Shared Bathroom)
  • 7 Bed Room Private with shared bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom (1 Bed in 6 dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (1 Bed in 6 dorm)
  • XXX- Twin Room, Ensuite
  • XXX- Twin Room
  • Twin Room, Ensuite
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (1 Bed in 4 dorm)
  • XXX- Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (1 Bed in 6 dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (1 Bed in 6 dorm)
  • Double Room, Ensuite
  • Triple Room Private, Ensuite
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 40 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

  • Discounted offsite parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer

Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway’s small print

Also known as

  • Galway Hostel Kinlay
  • Kinlay
  • Kinlay Galway
  • Kinlay Galway Hostel
  • Kinlay Hostel
  • Kinlay Hostel Galway

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Towels/sheets: EUR 2 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway


  • In Galway City Centre
  • South Park (12-minute walk)
  • St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church (5-minute walk)
  • Spanish Arch (7-minute walk)
  • Galway City Museum (7-minute walk)
  • Galway Cathedral (11-minute walk)
  • National Aquarium of Galway (29-minute walk)
  • Eyre Square (1-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Shannon (SNN) 67-min drive
  • Galway Station 1-min walk
  • Discounted offsite parking
  • Onsite parking not available

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 33 reviews

Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway
Very good value.
Very good place. Easy walk to places of interest. Good service and condition. Nice breakfast. .
philip, us1 night family trip
Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway
Grey fun
Realty fun hostel in a great location. Met awesome people, and had a great trip. The staff recommended great tours and were really helpful.
Risto, ca1 night trip
Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway
Great location
Average, inconsiderate people in room coming in at 4am. Would recommend a curfew if 2am
A Traveler, ca3 night trip
Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway
Excellent hostel
Perfect accommodation and enjoyable circumstance.
MAO, as2 night trip with friends

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Kinlay Hostel Galway, Galway

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