The Western Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Western Hotel Galway
Title says it all. Great price. Surprisingly nice stay. Central area. parking !! Staff friendly. Easy to find. Central to sights and sounds of the lovely old town centre. Thanks
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... our go pro selfie stick over the edge! I came up to the walkway and stood by the fence that separated the cliff and a farm. I was holding onto the metal line, not thinking anything of it, and all of a sudden a giant pulse/explosion went through my whole body. I just got electrocuted! Scared the **** out of me I literally checked my ears for blood. Naturally I cried haha. After being shocked, both literally and by the cliffs, we head back ...
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Cliffs of ...
... the tours would return with one less person due to being a victim of suicide. Really sad to think about it.
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