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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 July 2013

I have stayed at Griffin Lodge 3-4 times over the years and will continue to make it my temporary home in Galway every time I visit. As other reviewers have mentioned, it is walking distance from all the pubs and fun, but far enough away that you can still get a quiet night's sleep; there's also a grocery store and...

1Thank ChrisM714201
Baguio, Philippines
Reviewed 19 June 2013

We really enjoyed stayng at Griffin lodge. The rooms were very clean, comfortable with good bathrooms. The location was quiet but within easy walking distance to Galway. Anne, the manager was really great. She was fun, kind and made a delicious Irish breakfast. Heartily recommended.

1Thank Karen M
Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 5 June 2013

This is a wonderful place. Breakfast is really great here The hostess is wonderful and treats you like family. I have been twice. Close enough to Galway town to walk but not in city center. I originally chose this place because music pubs are nearby, but I have never got around to visiting those music pubs. Rooms are nice.

Thank Woody S
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Stayed at Griffin Lodge on Saturday, May 18, for one night with four friends as part of whirlwind trip to Galway. Very comfortable rooms, clean beds and excellent breakfast provided by mine hostess, Ann, a most welcoming and charming lady. Would definitely come here again.

Thank MarcOPolo2011_11
Reviewed 19 May 2013

We stayed at Griffin lodge for 3 nights during our 2 week tour of Ireland and it was my favorite place that we stayed (out of 7 different places). Comfortable beds, great water pressure and very close to all the fun things in Galway. Anne, who runs the B&B was great! She had the ears of a cat, and knew...

1Thank Cahillmadonna
South Normanton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2013

We were travelling around Ireland and hadn't prebooked anywhere. We literally knocked on a few doors and settled on the Griffin. Ann was so welcoming and extremely helpful. The room was a good base from which to explore and the breakfast was brilliant. We absolutely loved Galway and on reflection of our trip would have liked an extra night or...

Thank Samantha712
Beaverton, Oregon
Reviewed 16 April 2013

To say that this B&B hostess is helpful would be a huge understatement. We were treated royally. Ann gave great directions, made dinner reservations for us, cooked a wicked breakfast. And her warmth and sense of humor was refreshing and second to none in Ireland. The B&B is walking distance to the town center, beds comfortable. But it's the cozy...

Thank PattyR203
Barrington, Illinois
Reviewed 4 April 2013

Stay close to Galway city in a very comfortable B&B. The rooms are very comfortable and the breakfast and atmosphere is amazing. The best though is the hostess manager, Ann. She is very friendly, helpful and one of the best hostesses in Ireland. Ann was recommended to us when we were traveling in Dingle by another American couple. They said...

Thank GaryP588
Reviewed 11 March 2013

If you want to be close to the huzzle and buzzle, but just not in it , and like a good nights sleep, look no further. This is the one place where you will find it all. Excellent location, easy walking distance, a great breakfast and best of all a warm, honest and heartfelt welcome.

Thank piping007
Reviewed 8 November 2012

Very glad we chose this B+B. Very close walk to the town center, great price, amazing breakfast spread and awesome atmosphere and experience. The owner, I believe her name was Ann was great. The room was nice, the bed was comfortable and clean and when we needed another night, Ann had had no problem with it. It was very nice...

1Thank Nadnerb5

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Griffin Lodge

Address: Griffin Lodge 3 Father Griffin Place, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: $112 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“I think ours was room number 4. Perfect for a couple or anyone happy to share a double bed!”
 of 5 bubbles NikkiEva, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Its only 5min walk from Galway City Centre. Right in the centre Location.”
 of 5 bubbles 34garyc, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Double ensuite room is OK, very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles mithcc, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 faces the back.”
 of 5 bubbles MrMente, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms seem to vary. I had 2 different ones and found the one in the back on the entry floor larger and better equipped.”
 of 5 bubbles GailR52, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
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