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Bored in the house, in the house bored! Lockdown at home

Hello how are you all holding up?  We’ve rounded up a few things you can do during lockdown from the comfort of your home. Food glorious food! I don’t know about you but I’ve been eating my way through Galway’s … Read More

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Rent a Bike and cycle out to Silver Strand and Barna Woods you won’t regret it

Donna
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We love coffee, am i right Galway?!

Your journey would be not completed without the excellent taste in a few cafeterias around Galway.
At any time of the day you can indulge yourself with some delicious cakes, muffins, croissants, cheesecakes or cookies accompanied with drinks like an espresso, cappuccino, perfect lattes, classic Americano or a cup of hot chocolate. We believe in supporting local and these businesses with extended members of baristas, chefs, bakers, patisseries, and producers, all work together to continue expanding their savoury products and coffees for us to indulge and love even more!
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Nature Walk anyone?

It’s nice to socialise with people but it’s also good to socialise with nature in these times. Open your eyes more and you’ll see how much there is to discover in Galway’s nature scene. You will find a paradise; from … Read More

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Take a stroll with us…

Well, what can we say…. a lot? Salthill is a Galway gem that we all love.  When walking the promenade every evening (sun, hail, rain, or snow), you escape the city and world around you. Start your walk from Nimmos … Read More

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5 Photos of outstanding beauty in Galway

Now is the time to explore our love for Galway, with sea, rivers, mountains, lakes, forests, castles and beaches. This is the perfect opportunity for locals to seek out spots you may have missed or rediscover Galway in all it’s … Read More

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For traditional Irish music try Tigh Chóilí or Taffees, right in the main street. Another equally great option would be in The Crane, where it's worth checking their upstairs bar

Rapheal
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A day in Galway: city guide

It doesn’t take more than a day to fall under the spell of Galway’s beauty and vibrant atmosphere, which makes it a fortunate place for visit for those who are short on time and only have 24 hours to spend … Read More

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Our Hygiene Promise…Spread Fun not Corona

In light of the ever changing situation with regard to Covid-19 our hostel experience will look and feel a little bit different from our normal hostel experience. We will still maintain our friendly Irish hospitality and humour and we want … Read More

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A Goldie but an Oldie, We’ve been renovating

“Woodquay is like a home away from home. The second I walked in the staff were very welcoming and the other hostellers were lovely. The rooms were clean and comfy. The location was fantastic and within walking distance to the … Read More

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don't miss it!

It’s cheaper to book direct with us