+ Do I need ID?
Yes, valid identification is a requirement on check in. We accept a Passport, Photo ID and / or Driver’s License. We do not accept social service cards as valid I.D. Management may request additional information as required from guests. We work hard to create a safe and welcoming atmosphere for all of our guests and reserve the right to refuse accommodation at our discretion.
+ Is there Parking available at Bunk?
While we do not have any parking directly outside of the building, we do have a great discount with two multistory carparks across the road. One, called ipairc (located at the new coach station) offers a discounted rate of €7 for 24 hours to our guests ( http://www.ipairc.ie/coach-station-public-car-park/ ). The other, Europark located next to our building offers a discounted rate of €12 for 24 hours to our guests (http://www.eurocarparks.ie/galwayparking/). PLEASE SEE RECEPTION FOR THE DISCOUNT VOUCHERS. However, if you are lucky enough to be staying in our Apt@bunk, a free parking space outside of the apartment is included!
+ What time is Check-in?
Check-in begins at 15:00 each day. If you are arriving after 23:00, please let us know by phone or email.
+ Is Bunk Boutique in the city centre?
Yes, Bunk Boutique is situated just off Eyre Square in Galway City Centre.
+ What safekeeping facilities are provided?
Each dorm room comes equipped with lockers and a key is provided to each guest free of charge.
+ Is there a place to store luggage before check-in and after check-out?
Luggage can be stored at an area next to reception while you are out exploring our beautiful city or taking day trips along the Wild Atlantic Way.
+ Is there a curfew?
We do not have a curfew. There is 24 hour reception and we provide our guests with a door code so you may enter the building at any time you like!
+ Do you offer single-sex dorm rooms?
We offer mixed dorm rooms and female only dorm rooms as well.
+ Are any bedrooms ensuite?
Most of our dorm rooms are ensuite, all of our private rooms are ensuite and there are extra bathroom facilities on the top floor.
+ What methods of payment are accepted?
We accept credit and debit cards as well as cash. We do not accept checks.
+ What is your cancellation policy?
We require direct notice at least 48 hours (by 15:00 two days before arrival) of cancellation or the full price of the first night's stay will be charged. Bunk Hostel is not liable for the cancellation policies of other booking agents.
+ Can Groups avail of Special Promotional Rates?
Groups may enquire about special rates by emailing the hostel directly.
+ Do you have age restriction?
We do not accept any person under the age of 18 in the hostel. When accommpanied by a parent or guardian, persons under the age of 18 are more than welcome in our private rooms or in our Apt@bunk. However, special terms and conditions do apply for minors.
+ Is WIFI / internet available in Bunk Boutique?
There is free Wifi available in all common areas and free access to computer and printing facilties.
+ Is the tap water drinkable?
The tap water is indeed drinkable, feel free to drink away. Stay hydrated!
+ Do you have Plug adaptors available?
Adaptors are always fully stocked and available to purchase from the vending machine.
+ What laundry facilities are available?
Unfortunately we do not have laundry facilities in the building, but we have plenty of recommendations within walking distance and know of several companies who provide drop off and pick up service. If there is a will, there is a way.