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National University of Ireland-Galway (UCG)

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National University of Ireland Galway University Road, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 493 361
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting place to visit. A quiet, thought provoking, restful place for the mind. Nice quadrangle, buildings, walkways, historical information. Great walk alongside the River Corrib. Uplifting experience.

Thank b g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a lovely campus with a great center featuring Ivy covered gothic buildings, a nice walk area featuring famous people, a rowing club, and a nice pub on campus! The grounds are just lovely.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I booked my accomodation for 2 noghts in the Vorrib Village zCampus. Which was initially a nit hard to find. But I got the lo ation Eircode. Upon arrival it was an unexpected surprise. It was queitclean. Staff were friendly and helpful. The restaurant staff...More

Thank KerryMolly
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We strolled though the campus on Sunday when it was nice and quiet. The campus is small and compact and combines the old with new architecture. The quad area is beautiful and similar to other universities in Ireland of the same era.

Thank AlanMerrins
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a grand and beautiful university especially their main building with its very nice courtyard. You can imagine yourself walking the corridors going to your classes.

Thank Dutch-Mikey
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Visiting our friends daughter who was studying there, we were surprised to find that there is actually a very nice river running through the campus. The layout of the college was also unique in that its apparently divided by River Corrib yet you could drive...More

Thank _fowlerbta
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The University is beautiful, but sprawling. The instructors easy to work with. Corrib Village accommodations were, however, a bit rustic.

Thank annajenkins63
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This was a great and beautiful campus to stay at, Rooms and food were fantastic, Would recommend to many.

Thank Hervey C
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Well done to NUIG for making casual visitors and tourists so welcome. The University has produced two excellent brochures - the ‘University Trail’ and the ‘Biodiversity Trail’ - available from the City Tourist Office, the University’s reception centre in The Quadrangle Building and via the...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 10 May 2018

You can while away the hours walking along the corrib or wander the beautiful gardens that are full of cherry trees and flowers. In May they were spectacular. Lots of interesting statues and art work. The Quadrangle is a beautiful building and Inwas told it...More

Thank Hilary B
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