Barnacles Quay Street House Hostel, Co. Galway
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Barnacles is located on pedestrianised Quay Street, in the centre of Galway, and offers superior-standard budget accommodation amid Galway's shops, cafes and bars. There are Private and Dorm rooms, a TV lounge, a kitchen, laundry service and Wi-Fi access. The hostel is a 5-minute walk from the train and bus stations. If you are staying in a front room on the main street, weekend nights may be quite noisy until early in the morning. Groups of 6 or more are subject to a 30 per person noise and damage refundable deposit.

Check-in time: 15:30-00:00
Check-out time: by 10:30


    24 hour reception
    self-catering kitchen
    common room with TV/DVDs and open fire
    no curfew
    no car parking available
    linen included
    free breakfast included
    key card access to rooms
    safety lockers
    luggage storage
    washing machine/dryer
    towel hire
    hairdryer for hire
    iron/ironing board
    free Wi-Fi
    computer with Internet access pay
    tour desk
    board games
    pets are not allowed


4-10 Bed Dorms, Private Twin and Double Rooms. All rooms En-suite. 112 beds in total.


All prices are per person.
    10 Bed Dorm: 10-20
    8 Bed Dorm: 11-25
    6 Bed Dorm: 15-27
    4 Bed Room: 18-29
    Double/Twin Room: 23.50-35
Credit and Laser Cards accepted.


Tel.: +353 (0) 91 568 644

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Annaghdown Castle Ruins within 12.7 km
Annaghdown Cathedral Ruins within 13 km
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Caherconnell Stone Fort within 26.2 km
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