Griffin Lodge

3 Father Griffin PlaceGalwayIreland
Bed & Breakfast
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About Griffin Lodge

The family-run Griffin Lodge is located in central Galway, offering simple and relaxing accommodation in a residential area.

Cozy rooms are fitted with TVs, hot drink making facilities and bedside lamps, plus en-suite bathrooms with a shower. A hairdryer is included, plus there is free Wi-Fi in every room.

A shared lounge offers a communal space to relax in, complete with a TV and fireplace. There is also free private parking for all guests. Pets are not permitted and the entire property is non-smoking.

Breakfast is included for all guests and is served as a full Irish cooked breakfast each morning. In addition there are several local restaurants in the city centre, just a five minute walk away.

The Griffin Lodge is half a kilometre from Galway City Museum, Spanish Arch and St Nicholas Collegiate Church. Galway Railway Station and the Galway Greyhound Stadium are both around ten minutes walk.


3 Father Griffin Place, Galway, Ireland
Telephone: +353(91)589440 |

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Five minutes walk to city centre

The city centre of Galway can be reached in less than five minutes walking from this guest house, allowing guests easy access to all of the attractions Galway has to offer. Dozens of guests mention this convenience and state it is a primary reason for choosing this property.

Outstanding breakfasts

A full Irish breakfast is served to guests each morning at this guest house and it is consistently rated very highly by countless reviews. Guests appreciate the quality and size of the breakfasts and state it includes very good coffee as well.

Very accommodating hosts

Guests regularly comment on the friendly and accommodating personality shown by the hosts of this property. Reviews mention being made to feel welcome and at home in the guest house, plus receiving assistance from the hosts with any issues that arise. The hosts are also said to be very knowledgeable about the local area.

Negative Reviews

Small rooms and bathrooms

Many guests feel that the rooms of this guest house are quite small, a criticism which also extends to the bathrooms. Reviews state that when travelling with a lot of luggage, there is not much space in the rooms and it can feel a little claustrophobic. The bathrooms are also said to be too small for many guests.

Rooms have thin walls

There are frequent reports of noise being heard from neighbouring rooms due to the thin walls in between. Guests mention even hearing conversations through the walls and suggest that it can become disturbing at unsocial hours.

No further issues reported

So far, no further recent negative opinion has been expressed by guests about this hotel.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 26 reviews across the web
8.5 /10
8.5 out of 10 based on 26 reviews