Win a Year’s Free Student Accommodation at Kinlay Hostel Galway

Win a Year’s Free Student Accommodation at Kinlay Hostel Galway

Yes, you read that headline correctly! We're teaming up with the absolute legends at Kinlay Hostel in Galway to give one lucky student a WHOLE YEAR of FREE student accommodation worth €5000. Find out how to win this unreal prize for yourself or a student you know...


We always knew the team at Kinlay Hostel were a pretty sound bunch, but this just takes it to another level! Over the last couple of years, they have continued to adapt their offering to suit the growing demand for student accommodation during the academic year, providing flexible stays for those with reduced on-campus time and helping to reduce students' stress (you can read more about their student options here).

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Now, Kinlay Hostel want to give one lucky student a very warm Galway welcome by giving them a chance to win free accommodation for the academic year. Do you know a student who could use this? Whether they are a bright-eyed first year who wants to be in the middle of all the action, or a returning final year student who just wants somewhere safe and comfortable to rest their head after hours hitting the books, you can find all the details on how to enter here. You just have to make sure you tag the person who will use the prize, so this competition is of particular interest to parents, guardians, friends and more.

Why would you want to stay at a hostel for the whole student year? Well Kinlay Hostel give you absolutely loads of reasons. It just makes sense!


When it comes to location, you can’t get much more central than Eyre Square! A 12min walk to NUIG, it is also conveniently situated near Galway's main bus and train stations, so whether you’re running in on a Sunday evening or setting off on a Monday morning, you’re just a short walk from where you’re heading.

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You'll also get free breakfast, free Wi-fi, free use of iMacs, free safety deposit boxes and a large self-catering kitchen where you can cook up a storm for yourself and your hostel buddies.

If you’re concerned about feeling safe and sound in your surroundings, Kinlay Hostel have received the Failte Ireland Covid-19 Safety Charter - so you can rest easy. They’ve implemented a number of safety measures to make sure all their guests feel comfortable, including all-round privacy curtains, socially distanced common room areas, round-the-clock sanitisation on high touch surfaces and hand sanitiser stations, as well as an overall high standard and knowledge of hygiene requirements among staff.

So if Kinlay Hostel sounds like the perfect place for you or your loved one to stay this year, book your place now by tapping right here.