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The Arches Hotel, Claregalway

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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average11%
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Free Wifi
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgalway cityan air conditioning unitfamily roomdefinitely stay at this hotel againgalway racesuniversity hospitalbite to eathandy locationsmall hotelhen partymin drivebrilliant hotelnext morningrooms were cleanfood was lovelyexcellent breakfaststayed for one night
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Not having a great amount of places to eat decided to try this place out. Both of had the turkey and ham, served with mash which was very filling along with good selection of veg. Good selection of other mains too. Great value.

Thank gregorym974
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We had booked a B&B in Clarinbridge as we were driving up the country to Donegal and wanted to break the journey. Unfortunately we arrived at the B&B to find that they had double booked and there was no room available and we found ourselves...More

Thank Jane13
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Wow all I can say is excellent service and food! Ate here on a family holiday in Galway in June. Family of 4 and all meals were superb! We will be back! Reasonable prices and great atmosphere! Bathrooms too were clean and bright.

Thank blondiecork
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Good clean rooms with plenty of space and storage, but a pity about the noise. Not only from the road but also from the internal doors of both of rooms and corridors. The breakfast menu look intimidating, does not explain what is included with the...More

Thank oakdenewatford
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

On my daily travels around Ireland I have the benefit of a different hotel each day... This hotel is a nice hotel with great breakfasts... options are good with a nice omelette for a change to the Irish Breakfast offered by most... On my way...More

Thank X66PMC
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
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US$64 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$64 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Julie C
10 January 2018|
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Response from Brendan D | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Yes the Arches is on a main bus route to Galway city. The route is served by both Bus Eireann and local private company Burkes Bus. Check out the "getthere" website for an idea of the bus times The bus drops off... More
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Jacquietolan64
25 April 2015|
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Response from SheilaD215 | Reviewed this property |
Maybe they will but I still think it's a handy place for a quick stop. Don't know about larger groups though?
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"top floor back of building"
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"Had a room at the front of hotel near the road and no problem with noise at all."
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"Didn't stay in the hotel"
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"Even though we were on the 2nd floor, we could still hear music from the bar in the night time - just..."
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