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Overview of 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

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 sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEyre Square1 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Harbour5 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalway Cathedral11 min walk
  • AirportGalway (GWY)17 min drive

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4 Bedroom private with Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Bunk Beds

Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

1 Bed in 6 Bed Dorm Standard (Shared Bathroom)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

1 Bed in an Eight Bed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (1 Bed in 6 dorm)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom (1 Bed in 6 dorm)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Triple Room Private, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Bunk Beds

Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed OR 1 Single Bunk Bed

Double Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Single Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (1 Bed in 4 dorm)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Quadruple Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Bunk Beds

Shared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (1 Bed in 6 dorm)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Shared Dormitory, Men only, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

About this area


Located in Galway, Kinlay Hostel Galway is in the city centre 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 match? See what's going on at Pearse Stadium or Galway Race Course. Enjoy the great outdoors with horse riding, ecotours and hiking/biking trails, or hop on a bike for hire nearby and explore all the area has to offer. Guests appreciate the hostel's central location.
Popular 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 (SNN) - 57 min drive

About this property

Kinlay Hostel Galway

Galway hostel in Galway City Centre, walk to Eyre Square
Coffee/tea in a common area, a microwave in a common area and a fridge 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 on-site. All 40 rooms offer free WiFi, dishwashers and safes.
Kinlay Hostel Galway offers 40 forms of accommodation with a safe. This Galway hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
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 or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Kinlay Hostel Galway and receive a full refund?
Yes, Kinlay Hostel Galway offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Kinlay Hostel Galway cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Kinlay Hostel Galway?
As of 8 May 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Kinlay Hostel Galway on 10 May 2021 start from €50, 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.
Is Kinlay Hostel Galway pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Kinlay Hostel Galway?
Kinlay Hostel Galway doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Kinlay Hostel Galway?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Kinlay Hostel Galway?
Checkout is at 10:30 AM.
Where is Kinlay Hostel Galway located?
Located in Galway City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Eyre Square and Galway Harbour. Galway Cathedral and National University of Ireland-Galway are also within 1 mi (2 km). Galway Station is only a 3-minute walk.