EFACIS 2013-Towards 2016:Old and New Irelands,5-7 June 2013
Accommodation
Galway city offers a multitude of B&Bs, hotels, and hostels. Given the relative proximity of NUIG to the city centre and its transport links, walking times between city centre, accommodation and the college are usually 15 to 20 minutes (approximately).

 

Corrib Village [http://www.corribvillage.com]

Corrib Village is beautifully situated overlooking the river Corrib and is a pleasant ten minute walk from the main campus.  On site facilities include a mini market, café, laundrette and tennis courts.

 

To make a reservation, please contact:

maria@corribvillage.com
Please specify that you are attending the EFACIS conference and quote the reference number 34493 in order to secure conference rates.

 

Conference Euro Rate (per night):
Single standard, shared bathroom Bed & Breakfast:

€38.50/ €35.00 for 2 nights or more             

Single standard, shared bathroom Room Only:

€33.50/ €30.00 for 2 nights or more                

Double/twin standard, shared bathroom Bed & Breakfast:

€55.50/ €52.00 for 2 nights or more          

Double/twin standard, shared bathroom Room Only:

€45.50/ €42.00 for 2 nights or more                    

Single Ensuite Bed & Breakfast:

€40.50/ €37.00 for 2 nights or more 

Single Ensuite Room Only:

€35.50/ €32.00 for 2 nights or more 

Double Ensuite Bed & Breakfast:

€64.50/ €61.50 for 2 nights or more     

Double Ensuite Room Only:

€54.50/ €51.50 for 2 nights or more

  

Corrib Village FREE Shuttle Bus

For those staying at Corrib Village during the conference, a complimentary shuttle bus is provided from Corrib Village to Eyre Square, which runs from 12.00pm - 8.00pm daily. This shuttle bus departs from Corrib Village reception every hour on the hour and picks up in Eyre Square at the Tourist Office on Forster St.* on the half hour as follows:

 

12.00 - Bus collects at Corrib Village & departs for Eyre Square

12.30 - Bus drops off in Eyre Square and picks up new passengers

13.00 - Bus drops off at Corrib Village and collects new passenger

13.30 - Bus drops off in Eyre Square and picks up new passengers

 

19.00 - Last bus leaves Corrib Village for Eyre Square

19.30 - Last bus leaves Eyre Square for Corrib Village

 

*The Coach Station is located next to the main bus and train station of Galway city. If you are arriving to Galway by train or bus please avail of the shuttle bus to bring you to Corrib Village.

 

Hotels

A block of 30 rooms have been reserved for those attending the EFACIS conference in The Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Lough Atalia Rd. These rooms will be held until 3rd May 2013.

 

To make a reservation, please contact the hotel directly. Please specify that you are attending the EFACIS conference inorder to secure conference rates.

Hotel: The Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Lough Atalia Rd, Galway.
Tel: +353 91 538 300                                                                                                    Email: reservations.galway@radissonblu.com
Website: http://www.radissonhotelgalway.com/

Conference Euro Rate:
Single Room Bed & Breakfast €135.00

Double Room Bed & Breakfast €155.00

The Ardilaun Hotel is also offering the following special rates to EFACIS delegates

Arriving 4th/5th June and departing 8th/9th June:

Midweek single rate €89 B&B per room

Weekend single rate €115 B&B per room

Friday and Saturday Night Only

Weekend single rate €150 B&B per room

 Hotel: The Ardilaun Hotel, Taylors Hill, Galway.
Tel: +353 91 521433 Email: info@theardilaunhotel.ie Websitewww.theardilaunhotel.ie                                    

 

Other Hotels Include:  

Hotel Meyrick (4 star): www.hotelmeyrick.ie

The Westwood (4 star): www.westwoodhousehotel.com

Harbour Hotel (3 star): http://www.harbour.ie/  

Jury’s (3 star): http://galwayhotels.jurysinns.com/

 

Bed and Breakfasts

Numerous B&Bs can be found around the NUIG campus and particularly further west towards Salthill. A list of some in the city area can be found at:

http://www.goireland.com/galway/bed-and-breakfast-in-around-galway-city-salthill-page1.htm  

 

Hostels

Kinlay House Hostel (approx. €16-40pp per night depending on room)                     

           www.kinlaygalway.ie 

Barnacles (approx. €17-38pp per night depending on room)

            www.barnacles.ie

Sleepzone (approx. €15-30pp per night depending on room)

            www.sleepzone.ie