Meyrick Hotel - Galway

Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland  show map
 4 stars
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Meyrick Hotel - Galway

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 6.50 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant

Cafe

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Meyrick Hotel is a 4-star property offering an indoor swimming pool and a golf course in the center of Galway. Occupying a 5-story original building, the hotel was remodeled in 2008.

The hotel is 300 meters away from The Abbey, Nora Barnacle House and Lynch’s Castle. Just 10 minutes' walk from Galway city center.

Royal Tara China Visitor Centre is located 1.9 km from the property and Galway Atlantaquaria is just about 2.3 km away.

65 minutes' drive from Shannon airport and 5 minutes' walk to Bold Art Gallery train station.

Rooms

This informal hotel comprises of king suite, king room and spacious double room with Victorian décor, a great view of the park and such amenities as an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet, multi-channel TV, a closet and a writing table. Guests will admire views across Galway Bay from the rooms. These rooms have carpet floor and stylish furniture.

Eat & Drink

Every day an extensive continental breakfast is served. The award-winning restaurant provides fine meals. The hotel invites guests to the Oyster bar to relax with a drink. Guests can eat at Brasserie On The Corner and The Cottage Bar, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

Along with currency exchange, an elevator and a car park there are a business centre, a meeting room and a catering service available on the premises.

Relax

Cribs and a play area are offered for guests with children. On-site fitness facilities include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 6.50 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   99.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Water sports
  • Golf course

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Live entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Park view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3.30 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland

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City Center
  • Galway
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Galway Railway Station
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Park House (cuisine: Irish)
    600 ft
  • Brasserie On The Corner
    800 ft
Parks
  • Eyre Square
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    99

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Rooms and availability

Meyrick photos Room
Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 380 sq. feet
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  • Private bathroom
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    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 595 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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      King Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Private bathroom
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        Suite
        Bed type: 2 Single beds
        Size: 670 sq. feet
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          Spacious Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Private bathroom
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            Executive Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed
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            • Shower
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Meyrick Hotel - Galway Galway location
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              Hotel Address:

              Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Galway
                1000 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Galway Railway Station
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Park House (cuisine: Irish)
                600 ft
              • Brasserie On The Corner
                800 ft
              Parks
              • Eyre Square
                600 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3.30 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                99

              Hotel Awards

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              Best Luxury Hotels in Ireland

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              Meyrick Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Galway Walking Tours - 400 ft

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 700 ft

              Places of interest

              • Lynch’s Castle - 700 ft
              • Annaghdown Parish - 700 ft
              • The Market - 1000 ft
              • Shop Street - 1000 ft
              • Saint Nicholas' Collegiate Church - 1400 ft
              • Salmon Weir bridge - 1700 ft
              • Spanish Arch - 2000 ft
              • National University of Ireland - 3000 ft
              • IT Building NUIG - 3000 ft
              • The Claddagh - 3300 ft
              • Galway Technical Institute - 3300 ft
              • NUI Galway - 3300 ft

              Train stations

              • Galway Railway Station - 400 ft

              Sport related

              • Sail West - 1000 ft

              Shopping areas

              • Galway Shopping Center - 2000 ft

              Amusement

              • Galway Bay - 700 ft

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • St. Nicholas Collegiate Church - 1400 ft
              • Galway Cathedral - 2000 ft
              • National University of Galway - 2700 ft
              • University College Hospital Galway - 3700 ft

              Stadiums

              • Galway Greyhound Stadium - 2700 ft
              • Galway Greyhound Stadium - 2700 ft

              Museums

              • Kenny's Art Gallery - 1000 ft
              • Galway City Museum - 1700 ft
              • An Dun Transport & Heritage - 4000 ft

              Parks

              Theaters

              • Bo-Bo The Clown - 700 ft

              Galleries

              • Bold Art Gallery - 1000 ft

              Local attractions

              • Galway City Karting - 5100 ft
                7 Liosban Industrial Estate, Galway
              • Leisureland - 1.5 mi
                The Promenade, Galway
              • Rinville Park - 5.1 mi
                Rinville, Galway
              • Galway Atlantaquaria - 1.4 mi
                The Prom, Galway
              • Salthill Beaches - 1.9 mi
                Salthill, Galway

              Near the hotel

              • Eyre Square - 600 ft
                Eyre Square, Galway
              • Church of St. Nicholas - 1300 ft
                Market Street, Galway
              • The Abbey - 1700 ft
                8 St. Francis Street, Galway
              • Galway Cathedral - 2100 ft
                University and Gaol Rds., Galway
              • Galway City Museum - 1200 ft
                Spanish Arch, Galway
              • Nora Barnacle House - 1500 ft
                8 Bowling Green, Galway
              • The Claddagh Ring Museum - 1800 ft
                Quay St., Galway

              Restaurants nearby

              • Park House - 600 ft

                Address: Forster Street

                84% likes this, based on 183 reviews
                Cuisine: Irish
                Price Range: USD 29 - USD 37

              • The Cottage Bar - 800 ft

                Address: Lower Salthill
                Phone: 091 583 723

                74% likes this, based on 80 reviews
                Price Range: USD 5 - USD 22

              • Venice Cafe Restorante - 1000 ft

                Address: 20 Lower Abbeygate Street
                Phone: 091-530751

                72% likes this, based on 200 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              • Brasserie On The Corner - 800 ft

                Address: Eglinton Street
                Phone: 091 530 333

                85% likes this, based on 181 reviews

              • Renzo Cafe - 800 ft

                Address: 32 Eyre Street
                Phone: 091 568888

                73% likes this, based on 52 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3.30 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                99

              Hotel Awards

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              Meyrick Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Meyrick

              Average guest rating

              7.6out of 10
              Fabulous
              Based on 181 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              9.0
              Rooms
              8.0

              Guest reviews

              • Couple
                3.2

                The hotel's proximity to the centre of Galway

                The room was extremely noisy - we were kept awake until 3am with music from a nightclub situated below. The hotel is expensive and I would have expected a much greater level of attentiveness and luxury for the pricetag. roomservice did not arrive after requesting.

              • Couple
                3.8

                no air condtioning, very warm inside and noisy when window opened, fungal smell in the bathroom, looks dirty, low quality breakfast,

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                very central for shops and resturants

                as it is a quite expensive i object to being charged for car arking

              • Couple
                7.4

                liked the valet parking facility and the spa

                white robes were advertised on the website but did not feature in the room, the handle on the toilet basin was broken and was hurting your hand when you used it

              • Couple
                7.0

                It was a beautiful room.

                i really enjoyed my stay but i was disappointed that the phone in the room was ringing at two in the morning then hotel staff bringing people to knock on the door. I would have to think hard to return to the hotel.

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                Location & Staff & Valet Parking

                SIgnal on RTE1 & network 2 poor

              • Older travelers
                5.0

                The only positives about the hotel is its location and the room we stayed in was well maintained.

                The service in the Oyster Restaurant, the lobby for afternoon tea and the bar was rubbish. We waited over an hour for our main course which was cold. Afternoon snack arrived 45 mins after ordering and was burnt. the bar staff forgot our order. I noticed many other guests being annoyed and complaining about the sevice in these departments.

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                Stag Party on our floor at 5AM

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                Hotel is a bit "old world" but in a good way. It's right beside the train station and I'm quite sure in years gone by the rich and famous were the bulk of clientelle. Suites are lovely and large .. great shower .. and brilliant view over Eyre Square and the city.

              • Older travelers
                5.6

                Overall quality good hOWEVER surprised to see main lobby sofa by window stained and ripped. Alos bathroom by oyster bar very poorly maintained sTAINED contertops.. In toilet cubicle the dust on pannels inside was so obvivous iT had not been cleaned for weeks

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                The location was perfect for walking to shopping, pubs, museum, etc. Breakfast (which was included) was very nice.

                This was one of the better-rated hotels in the area, and the quality did not live up to this rating. The rooms were tired and unclean, though the lobby area was nice.

              • Family with children
                8.8

                The location of the Meyrick is perfect for exploring Galway City. Old fashioned, grand hotel with modern facilities eg bathroom, wifi etc. Very friendly welcoming staff. Good public areas for sitting and relaxing in. Valet parking for €5 which is great - esp as parking is a challenge in Galway city centre.

                No outdoor smoking area/terrace

              • Older travelers
                6.6

                The receptionist embarassed me when my visa would not swipe even though I had only used it in another Hotel that morning and it worked using the offline terminal. She didnt even apologise..................

              • Couple
                7.4

                Location was excellent. Room was ok but felt a bit dated for an executive suite

                Location good and staff helpful

              • Family with children
                8.2

                The staff were so lovely and attentive to our 2 year old. The valet parking made things a lot easier. Loved the look of the place

                The breakfast buffet is pretty tired, would be much better to invest in fresh food and a simpler menu cooked to order rather than giant piles of food steaming away in big pots, it's not a nice way to eat.Our room was incredibly tiny, and I would have preferred a larger space. Also the outdoor roof top hot tub, one of the reasons we booked this particular hotel, was out of order the whole time we were there.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Meyrick Hotel - Galway Galway location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Galway
                1000 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Galway Railway Station
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Park House (cuisine: Irish)
                600 ft
              • Brasserie On The Corner
                800 ft
              Parks
              • Eyre Square
                600 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3.30 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                99

              Hotel Awards

              IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGalwayMeyrick

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Luxury Hotels in Ireland

              Use Badge