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5 reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

for a tight budget i can't complain. I slept decently and I had good coffee and that what matters. if ur a snob, pretentious, arrogant, and perfectionist and u can afford to splash cash then this is not for you. all in all I don't mind this place.

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the hostel for four nights. It was a wonderful stay. The people are very friendly and aconmodating. The rooms were nice and clean. The hostel was located very close to parking spots and close to Eyre Square. We really enjoyed the stay there.

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

I've never been to a hostel this bad before! Its tiny and filthy. The furnishings are clearly extremely old and worn. The host was truly the rudest person I've ever met in a hostel. There's a 3am curfew, as there is simply no other way of getting in besides you ringing the doorbell and him opening. I was there for... More 

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

We stayed here in a private room for two nights. Most accommodation was booked up that weekend with only high end rooms in hotels available, our double room in this hostel was under 45 euro per night. With that price in mind we weren't expecting much. We were greeted at the door by the host, Dominique. He was very welcoming... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 25 May 2016

A somewhat cozy, commune-like cheap hostel with the basics and nothing more. The dorm was a bit stuffed, and the beds were cranky, but overall I had a decent stay. Everything is a bit old, worn and seen their best days, but for a short while it works. Good value for money, though, as it is cheap. I didn't understand... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Stayed in the hostel for one night, the sole purpose was with friends for a pre wedding party. We booked a 4 bed dorm, space was to a minimum, it be easier to join the beds together we were sleeping on top of each other. The hostel was far from clean, I am not a prude and I don't mind... More 

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Reviewed 13 April 2016

If you want to spend few days at your friends or neighbours house, I guess, this hostel would also do the job. Salmon Weir is very home-like house, where you have to ring the doorbell every time you want to come in. There is also tiny living-room, where all the youngsters gather in the evening, and lovely kitchen area, where... More 

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Massapequa, New York
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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I've stayed in many a hostels and this one was dirty and EXTREMELY crowded. Yes we did opt for the 12 person room because it was cheaper but I definitely regret that decision. The staff is creepy and I felt uncomfortable throughout my nights stay. I think I woke up 10 times from the fear that I endured. Stay here... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Nice and clean hostel, the rooms are small but do their job, staff are friendly and always willing to help, it is within walking distance from the centre and a big commercial area in the city. They have laundry service on request for good money.

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Reviewed 6 February 2016

Hello, bonjour, buneos dias... this is a hostel ! lots of people around the world here. we were staying for 2 nigts and it was perfect! staff very friendly, room clean, toilets and showers as well, wifi everywhere, hostel in the town center. And the best : French Baguette for the breakfast ! 2 kitchens, perfect to cook... you must... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Salmon Weir Hostel

Address: Saint Vincents Avenue | Woodquay, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: $29 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Go for the 6-person room for free lockers and accessible outlets.”
 of 5 bubbles Kiddlewizzle, 23 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Pay an extra few Euro and stay away”
 of 5 bubbles daintydavey, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“One you can breath in.”
 of 5 bubbles T619QLjohng, 3 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Not by the road!”
 of 5 bubbles annao379, 14 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Carolyn70, 11 Jul 2014 | Read review
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