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Kinlay Hostel a multi award winning hostel is located in the heart of Galway City on the corner of Eyre Square. Kinlay Hostel was voted best hostel in Ireland, Hostelworld International Awards 2015 voted best large hostel in the world, Hostelworld International Awards 2015 Lonely Planet Guide 2015 Top Choice in Galway .

Kinlay Hostel has been taken over by new owners who are elevating this modern, brightly lit place to even higher standards while retaining a fun, friendly and secure atmosphere.

Kinlay Hostel provides continental breakfast each morning, there is WiFi throughout the building and PC access with printing facilities, luggage storage and safety deposit boxes, all for free! A 24 hour front desk means guests can come and go as they please.

There are also fully equipped self catering kitchen, chill out area with musical instruments, board games and book swap, TV room as well as bike rental for guests use. Kinlay Hostel has Galway's largest variety of room sizes, twins, doubles, family rooms and range of dormitory type rooms. Bed linen is included and towel rental available.

Kinlay Hostel is a perfect base from which to explore the West's famous attractions such as the landscapes of Connemara, Cliffs of Moher, The Burren and the world famous Aran Islands.

Any of the reception staff at Kinlay Hostel will be happy to make any recommendations for your day trips around the West Region and evenings in Galway City and the rest of your trip around Ireland!

Whether you’re visiting Galway on your own or as part of a group, you’ll feel perfectly at home in Kinlay Hostel. Traveling by car? Kinlay Hostel guests can avail of discounted parking in Hynes Car Park located just one minute walk from the hostel on Merchants road. The reception team will stamp your parking ticket which will entitle you to 24 hours parking for just €8.

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