The Savoy Hostel

Eglinton StreetGalway0Ireland
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About The Savoy Hostel

Featuring both private and dormitory rooms, the The Savoy Hostel is centrally located just a block from Eyre Square.

All the rooms feature ensuites with some rooms featuring bunkbeds. Air-conditioning is also standard as well as safety deposit box and lockers. Additionally, charging facilities are plentiful.

Along with a 24-hour front desk, there are also laundry facilities, discounted parking and free luggage storage. Furthermore, there's a safe deposit box, free Wi-Fi access and a book swap.

Travellers can cook their own dishes at the self-catering kitchen or enjoy the free breakfast that's offered each day. Vending machines are on-site as well. For other food and drink, there are several locations within the block such as The Charcoal Grill, Brasserie On The Corner and Blake's Bar.

The Spanish Arch and Galway City Museum are less than a kilometre from The Savoy Hostel.


Eglinton Street, Galway, 0, Ireland
Telephone: +353 (0)91 375 421 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Supermarket
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Room safe
  • Television


  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Clean and Dependable Hostile

Visitors mentioned that this hostile is extremely cleanly and inviting. Even the bathrooms received high marks for being tidy. Furthermore, the common areas received high marks for being well maintained and comfortable.

Super Location for Galway

Travellers really enjoyed where this hostel is situated. They mentioned that it's near the historic area and shopping but also close to a number of bars and restaurants. Furthermore, most of the amenities are within a block or two of the location. Plus, they cited that it's not far from public transportation options.

Home Away from Home Feeling

Guests remarked that one of the things they enjoy about this location is the communal aspect. Guests stated that even the staff goes out of their way to make people feel at home. Based on guest remarks, for those who were looking for something outside of the typical hotel experience, this was an economical choice that provided the atmosphere they desired.

Negative Reviews

Some Bedding Issues

Visitors remarked that there are a couple of issues when it came to the beds. Guests mentioned the beds could be more comfortable while others remarked that they seem rather short. Taller people mentioned they felt a bit cramped. .

Rooms Can Get Stuffy

Guests stated that while there is air-conditioning in the room it didn't get cool enough for them. Others cited that during hot weather, a full dorm room can feel rather warm.

Obnoxious Fellow Travellers

Guests mentioned that even in quiet areas sometimes things can get a bit loud. Others remarked that it would be helpful if the staff took more active approach of enforcing the noise rules.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 575 reviews across the web
8.9 /10
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    8.8 /10
8.9 out of 10 based on 575 reviews