The Spanish Arch Hotel

Quay Street, Galway, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | 2 star hotel
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Heading West

A travel blog entry by abryan124 on May 15, 2014

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Boy oh boy does 500 come early regardless what country or your time zone. As we were walking like zombies down to our tour bus, Dublin was dead and we said good bye (for now). Dublin is a very different city because you have the Irish but you also have a lot of tourists. I'm pretending we are locals since we live over here for now! Anyways, we …

Cliffs galore

A travel blog entry by jasonandjamie


... and immediately after the turn-off our empty tank went from a countdown to immediate red flashing with warnings. It didn't give us any warning. One second you're fine with maybe 20 miles left & next we have emergency mode! We had no choice but to keep going... then it started beeping. We finally came across an exit for a tiny little town with one gas station but it was a close call. It also meant we were close enough to not have to top the car up for it to be classed ...

Gale force winds rock us all day long-

A travel blog entry by cruisinpenny


... I remembered what the place looked like, and we were able to find it, but could not find the person to let us inside. Lashing rain, waves whipping over the wall, and bladders not happy with the cold...only thing to do was to drive 2 miles (30 minutes) to the nearest Tesco, to get help with the new phone we purchased the other day, so we could call the manager. Phone issue not resolved, but bathroom found way at the end of the mall, so some positive ...

Celebrating America in Ireland..?

A travel blog entry by burkerika


... from around Ireland comes into for the weekend for a big night out. Makes sense why no one we met was actually from Galway...

July 6 - We woke up early and tried to go to a little street market, but it wasn't open yet, so we wandered the streets of Galway. Then we caught our bus & fairy to the Aran islands. The big one (Inishmore), is where we went to do sightseeing. After eating lunch, I tried to catch a carriage tour but they ...

Day 9 - Dublin to Galway

A travel blog entry by lamondg


... of the readily available information on local attractions and find that, almost by accident, we are right in the centre of the Boyne Valley, which just happens to contain some of the most significant heritage sites in Ireland.

We exit the now crowded car park, trying to ignore the “I told you so” looks beaming from one member’s face, and head to the first choice, which we named Monster Boys because we can’t pronounce ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on Quay Street, Galway, is near Galway Tour Company, Quay Street, The Spanish Arch, and Kirwan's Lane.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Spanish Arch Hotel Galway

    Reviewed by abryan124


    Reviewed May 15, 2014
    by (4 reviews) Clearwater , United States Flag of United States

    All right. No ac and terrible wifi

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Spanish Arch Hotel Galway

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good