Hostels in Galway City Centre

Your search is done now, you found the best of Hostels in Galway City Centre! Barnacles Galway hostel is located on the Quay street (you heard about the Quays pub, across from us,  right?) and once you set your foot in this bohemian area of Galway City Centre, you will never want to stay anywhere else! 

Surround yourself with quirky shops, excellent restaurants, wine bars, traditional pubs, buskers, food and craft markets and much much more when you stay in the best location, right here on the Quay Street! 

Let us introduce our neighbors to you… 

When you exit our doors, you will find Ting Neachtan pub on the corner (with its new wine bar) and Coffeewerk +press next to it. You will also find Claddagh rings shop and the cutest Twice as Nice store filled with antiques and vintage goodies. Quays pub will be right in front of you, and the most famous fish & chips shop in Galway, MsDonaghs, is to your right.  There is also several restaurants dotted between pubs, so you can pick your flavor of the day, be it Asian, Irish, Italian or any mixture you feel like. All of this is literally surrounding you. 

If you ventured a little bit further to your right, you will get to Spanish Arch, perfect place to enjoy sunshine on a nice day, just by the river… or you could continue down the Claddagh and onto Salthill – one of our favorite walks for sure. 

So, when you want to stay in the heart of Galway, looking for Hostels in Galway City Centre you should really be thinking about Barnacles Hostel Galway! With range of room sizes, you will find something that fits your budget, and we include breakfast, WiFi, and walking tours free of charge. 

See you soon?