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The Forge House B&B

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Lovely people, very friendly and helpful. Fantastic position, quiet yet minutes away from the town centre. Very comfortable rooms. Parking was a welcome bonus. Pudding and soda bread would have been nice with the breakfast.

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Reviewed 6 March 2016

Too much to put into words. Bernard and Dolorus went out of their way to look after us. Can not thank you both enough. See you again next year 100% The location - so close to town - was perfect for us. Personal touch from Bernard was brilliant. It mad all the difference!

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2Thank Sean N
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Bernard and Dolorus were fantastic. The location was perfect - a few minutes from the centre of town. The rooms were more like apartments. Breakfast 10/10. I will be back next year 100% Thanks again, Ed

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2Thank Ed L
Welshpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2016

This is a great place to stay with a warm welcome from the host Dolores. It is a short walk from the centre of Galway yet in a nice quiet area. The en-suite bedroom was clean tidy and comfortable. The vegetarian breakfast was filling and the host attentive. Will definitely stay again!

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1Thank Neil B
Heinstert
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Great and lovely place to stay in Galway. Dolores is very welcoming and cooks great breakfast. The B&B is a few minutes away from the city. You have a parking space as well. Best quality/price place in Galway!

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3Thank clajeune
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

This b&b is brilliant. Such a warm welcome from Bernard and Dolores. Comfy beds. Lovely breakfast. Great location, five minutes from centre. Will definately return to Galway and stay again, cannot recommend enough, you HAVE to stay here!

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2Thank shannon b
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Dolores & Bernard have a great place to stay! The full Irish breakfast is yummy, company is great and the room was super awesome! Room was spacious with a comfortable double bed (twin if needed) & private bathroom. We stayed 3 nights and it Exceeded our expectations. They also provide shampoo, soaps and towels.

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1Thank Laura R
New York
Reviewed 23 August 2015

This was my second bnb experience and it was very good, the location is close to the center, has a parking on the back and is very quiet! It was very clean, the breakfast is just like in the picture, typical irish one! Steve was my host as Dolores was on vacation and he was very welcoming and helpful, he...

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1Thank TravelNono
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We recently stayed here and i cannot say enough about it. Perfect Location, it was a 3mins walking distance to the centre of Galway City but still had the peace and quiet to ensure a good night sleep. The owner Dolores was away but we were looked after exceptionally by Sean and Stephen who couldn't do enough for us. They...

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3Thank Emily H
London, Canada
Reviewed 9 July 2015

My Mom and I stayed at the Forge House for 2 nighgs. The location Is excellent - 5 minute walk to town center, it is clean and our room was really spacious. Dolores cooked a delicious full Irish breakfast in the mornings, and since we had a rental car, she parked it around the back of the BnB so we...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Forge House B&B is a charming period house. It is ideally situated beside famous Irish music pubs, restaurants, theatre, University College, hospital and shopping areas. It has its own private car park and there is a TV in all of the rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Forge House B&B

Address: The Forge 42 New Road, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: $98 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“I guess all rooms are fine.”
, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“book early!!”
seann275, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There was a skylight above my bed in our room. I am a sound sleeper so it was ok, but for some that might be bothersome.”
lesleyo2015, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“best location”
sararR7786EC, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The room on the ground floor is perhaps more convenient for those who feel reluctant to climb the stairs, has a more simple setting, less space and and en-suite bathroom. One room on the 1st floor (where I stayed) seems a little bit more spacious and the bathroom is outside.”
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  • room on the 1st floor
Kirill_Muradov, 15 Dec 2013 | Read review
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