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

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

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

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

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

Staying local…Woodquay. Galway’s hidden neighbourhood

Woodquay is one of the oldest communities in Galway, It’s right where the River Corrib meets the Atlantic. A great place for tourists, swans and the locals. A stone’s through from Eyre Square and Shop street, Woodquay is bursting with … Read More

Go Big for Brekkie!!

At Woodquay Hostel we offer a take-away breakfast bag, which is full of goodies like freshly home baked scone or bread, fruit, Uisce (water) and either a hot tea or coffee.  Or you can cook up a storm in our … Read More

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