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Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel)

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Superior Triple Room | In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Superior Double Room | In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Superior Triple Room | In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel)

Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel)

3.5 star property

8.8/10 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Room service
Map
Forster Street, Galway, County Galway

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEyre Square4 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Harbour10 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Cathedral12 min walk
  • AirportGalway (GWY)17 min drive

Room options

About this area

Galway

Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) is located in Galway City Centre, a neighbourhood in Galway. Galway Harbour and Cooper's Hill Livery are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Shop Street and Quay Street. Millennium Children's Park and Playground and Planet Entertainment Centre are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Eyre Square - 4 min walk
  • Lough Atalia - 6 min walk
  • Lynch's Castle - 7 min walk
  • Galway Harbour - 10 min walk
  • Galway Cathedral - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Galway Station - 4 min walk

About this property

Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel)

3.5-star hotel in Galway City Centre, rejuvenated in 2017
Dry cleaning/laundry services, a bar and a restaurant are just a few of the amenities provided at Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel). Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks such as:
  • English breakfast (surcharge), luggage storage and a 24-hour front desk
  • A lift, smoke-free property and concierge services
  • A front desk safe, a living plant wall and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews say great things about the dining options and helpful staff
Room features
All 50 rooms feature comforts such as free WiFi and safes.
Other amenities include:
  • Eco-friendly toiletries and hairdryers
  • 42-inch flat-screen TVs with Netflix, streaming services and satellite channels
  • Recycling, 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 or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing 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
Hand sanitiser provided
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 public transport

  • Off-site parking for EUR 12 per night; discounts available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: EUR 12.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • HYDE Bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Accessibility

  • If you have any 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 worktop and sink
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Biodegradable drinking straws
  • Comprehensive recycling policy
  • Living plant wall
  • Locally owned and organised tours and activities
  • No plastic drinking straws
  • Renovated entire property – July 2017
  • Smoke-free property
  • Vegan dining options
  • Vegetarian dining options

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Netflix
  • Satellite channels
  • Streaming services

More

  • Bulk dispenser for toiletries
  • Energy-saving features in guest rooms
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Recycling
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:30 PM - 3 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
This property is located in a busy area and has a bar with live music at night. Guests may experience related noise on weekends and most weekdays.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
1 child, up to the age of 12 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for English breakfast: EUR 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 12 per night (656 ft away)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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 fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, 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.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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 ratings system.

Property is also known as

Forster Court Hotel Galway
Forster Court Galway
Forster Court
Forster Court Hotel
Hyde The Forster Court
Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) Hotel
Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) Galway
Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) Hotel Galway

Frequently asked questions

Is Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much does it cost to stay at ?

As of 1 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at on 12 Dec 2022 start from €139.00, including 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.

What time is check-in at Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel)?

Check-in is from 3:30 PM - 3 AM. After-hours check-in is not available.

What time is check-out at Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel)?

Checkout is at noon.

Where is Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) located?

Located in Galway City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Eyre Square and The Fountain. Padraic O'Conaire Statue and Lough Atalia are also within 10 minutes. Galway Station is only a 4-minute walk.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) and receive a full refund?

Yes, Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hyde Hotel (Formerly The Forster Court Hotel) cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

8.8

Excellent

Rating 10 - Excellent. 269 out of 478 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 56%
Rating 8 - Good. 155 out of 478 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 32%
Rating 6 - Okay. 35 out of 478 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 7%
Rating 4 - Poor. 12 out of 478 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 3%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 7 out of 478 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 1%

9.1/10

Cleanliness

9.2/10

Staff & service

8.3/10

Amenities

8.7/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.0/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Excellent

jocelyn
Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I loved this hotel, it was a great location, close to shopping and dining, the service was good, the room was nice and clean. Everything we needed was taken care of. The overall dining rooms in the hotel are picturesque. I would definitely stay here again
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

8/10 Good

Thuy
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Front desk great, restaurant food was very good, close to walking in center Galway. Bed was comfortable, love the hotel decor, only problem was no refrigerator in the room and at times elevator was not working.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Bassam
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very good to stay
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Carol Lee
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Room was clean and spacious. Bed was comfortable. Bathroom was clean. Great water pressure in the shower and nice hot water.
Stayed 6 nights in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Sandra, San Diego
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and comfortable. Great location. Friendly staff.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Barbara
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice hotel with efficient staff. Room was comfortable and quiet. Enjoyed our stay!
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Norah
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It’s cute. Good location.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Abigail
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Jennifer
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Randal J.
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Ooo
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022