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Barnacles hostel Galway gets Renovated

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We have renovated our Galway’s hostel, and these are some images to give you sneak peak into our new dorms Rooms are either blue or red, with funky details but also functional facilities like individual lights and bed side sockets. Read on

Barnacles is best hostel in Ireland

Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar wins IHH awards

Building on a recent awards where Barnacles Temple Bar won The Best Hostel in Ireland, The Most Popular Hostel in Dublin and The 6th Best Large Hostel in The World (as voted by more than 30 000 Hostelworld customers), Barnacles Read on

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Temple bar hostel is the best place for seeing dublin events

One of the biggest events in Dublin this January will be Temple Bar Tradfest – and you are lucky, it is happening literally all around our hostel! Tradfest is known as Dublin’s biggest and best festival of Irish Music and Culture. Read on

Connacht Rugby – discounts for fans

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Barnacles Galway hostel is delighted to announce sponsorship of Sean Henry in Connacht Rugby team for season 2013/2014! We will carefully follow team’s progress and update this pages with results as the season goes on! All rugby fans going to Galway Read on