There are a number of accommodation options in Galway.

Goldcrest Village – On campus at NUI Galway

A number of bedrooms have been reserved for summer school participants on the NUI Galway campus in the recently opened Goldcrest Village.  The village is a stylish, convenient and affordable option for conference delegates. Goldcrest Village consists of 76 apartments, pleasantly grouped around a beautifully landscaped courtyard. Each apartment is comprised of either four, five or six en-suite bedrooms and a fully-equipped kitchen/living area.

The residence offers complimentary Wi-Fi and a complimentary shuttle bus service to/from Galway city centre.  Other facilities include a 24-hour reception, a self-service launderette and bicycle storage. The Village is approximately 5 minutes walk to the summer school venue.

The vibrant and charming city centre of Galway is a 10-minute drive from the residence. Situated along the famous Wild Atlantic Way driving route, the stunning Galway Bay and Connemara are also nearby. 


Please note rooms will be offered on a first come basis with your registration so it is recommend you book early.  

Rate per night are €60 in a single en-suite room and €105 in a double en-suite room including Continental Breakfast.

For queries, please contact  We look forward to welcoming you!


There are no hotels close to the venue. Below is a list of hotels in or close to the city centre:

The Galmont Hotel
Lough Atalia Road, Galway , 091 538300 / 091 538523 .
Email: reservations@thegalmont. com

Clybaun Hotel Galway
Clybaun Road, Knocknacarra, Galway , 091 588088

Imperial Hotel
35 Eyre Square, Galway , 091 563033.

Forster Court Hotel
Forster Street, Galway , 091 564111.

Harbour Hotel Galway
New Dock Road, Galway City , 091 894800.

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
Sandy Road, Galway , 091 513200.

Bed & Breakfasts

There are a few B&Bs close to the university.

Kilbree House B&B
Circular Road, Galway

Newcastle B&B 
 22 Upper Newcastle, Galway

Mocha Newcastle 
25 Lower Newcastle, Galway

Brooklodge B&B
17 Upper Newcastle, Galway


Bothar na mBan, Woodquay, Galway

Snoozles Tourist Hostel
Forster Street, Galway

Snoozles Quay Street Tourist Hostel
Quay Street, Galway

Bunk Boutique Hostel
Forster Street, Galway