You can walk to the sea or the city

Bed & Breakfast - Private room · Grattan Park, Galway, Galway, Ireland

The Space

My home, is in a quiet cul-de-sac within 5 minutes walk to the city and also a 2 minute walk to the Salthill promonade .I have a spacious double room with a bathroom which is for your use only. If you are travelling as a group of three I also have a single room which is available , it is ideal for a single older child or parent.I provide a light continental style breakfast and on a sunny day you are welcome to sit out in the garden and take your time over coffee.The house has WiFi, cable tv and free off street parking.The room rent is 40 euro per night, extra person occupancy is 20 euro per person and a party of 3 can be accommodated with the single room
Galway city is a vibrant place, said to be Ireland's city of culture, it has many lovely restaurants providing both locally sourced produce and also ethnic foods and of course many pubs with traditional music.
There is a festival in Galway most of the year! Easter has the food festival which is very popular, Cuirt the literary festival follows on and then into the summer for the Galway Arts festival and the famous Galway races, Through the year there is always a great buzz in the city and to be part of it you only have to stroll through town, watch the buskers and street performers and have a drink sitting outside one of the many pubs and do a spot of people watching!
While here it is a great opportunity to visit Connemara, the Cliffs of Moher in county Clare and the Arran islands, all can be done as day trips from the city with one of the coach tour (email hidden) is possible to hire bicycles to explore the city.
Before you leave you should walk the famous Salthill prom,
and of course you kick the wall at Blackrock.
I would be pleased to help you enjoy your trip to galway and to provide any more information for you.

NB. sometimes my daughters cat is in my house for holidays!!

Other Things to Note

There is a minimum booking of two nights during June/ July and August.
Thank you

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: $28 / night after the first guest
Weekly Price: $355 /week
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
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Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Cat(s)

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  • Sarah was a lovely host, and she really made us feel welcome. Her house is stylish and very comfortable, and it's only a short walk to the center of town. I am glad we stayed with her.

    April 2014
  • Sarah is the perfect host. You have your own space, but she’s always ready to help you. She was so nice picking me up at the coach station! Her house is very close to the sea and not far from the city centre, and the room is really cosy and very clean. Don’t even hesitate, if you want to visit Galway and its marvellous surroundings, Sarah’s home is your place to stay!

    April 2014
  • The reservation was canceled 53 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    April 2014
  • Thank you for the short time at your house! Sarah picked me up in the city and drove me to her lovely home just a few minutes away from Galway City Centre.
    The room was very clean, the breakfast like she told before.
    Great bathroom for my own (well, great after I found the lightswitch, haha).

    I even left some smaller stuff, she sends me to Germany. So thank you for that service.

    March 2014
  • Sarah was a great host and provided us not only with a wonderful room, but also with lots of information about the region and a tasty breakfast. If you plan visiting Galway, make sure you stay with her.

    March 2014
  • Sarah's accommodation was perfect. It was near the sea and close to Galway's vibrant city centre. The room was cosy and included everything we needed for our short stay. Sarah was kind enough to collect us at the train station and to prepare a lovely breakfast. We definitely recommend breakfast at Ard Bia near the Spanish Arch, the street market, Il Folletto Ristorante, and a day trip to Aran Islands-rent bikes!

    March 2014
  • Sarah picked us up at the train station and gave us a quick, helpful orientation to Galway. She has a really cute cat and her house is cozy and neat. The continental breakfast is a very nice touch. We didn't see much of Sarah because we were out most of the time, but she was friendly and communication was easy. The rooms are cozy and private.

    March 2014
  • This was the perfect place to stay in a perfect location. Sarah was very welcoming and relaxed, making me feel at ease in her home. It is a lovely house in a really nice part of Galway. I had a great room with a very comfortable double bed and a small table to do some work on. Having my own bathroom was a real bonus. I would definitely be hoping to stay there again.

    March 2014
    Sarah
    Response from Sarah:

    thank you simon ..kind words!

  • Even though Amanda and I only had a short visit staying with Sarah was absolutely wonderful! The room was adorable and Sarah was very sweet and accommodating. Hopefully next time we come we can stay longer to enjoy my only Sarah but the beautiful city as well. :)

    March 2014
  • Was pleasure to stay in Sarah house.Great room, good shower, very close to town.Sarah is very easy going host. She made our stay very pleasant, lovely breakfast in the mornings. I would definitely will be back, and would recommend to my friends.

    March 2014
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hi i work in health sector in galway, i am very interested in cinema, theatre and the visual arts. i returned to college as a mature student and i have a degree in art/paint.I walk our lovely prom most days and enjoy living in this vibrant and spontaneous city.I am used to hosting european students and love to help you enjoy your holidays.
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