Summer Accommodation at NUI Galway

A number of bedrooms have been reserved for visiting delegates on the NUI Galway campus in the recently opened Goldcrest Village and also in Corrib Village on a room only basis. The villages offer stylish, convenient and affordable option for summer school delegates, see below for full description.

The residences offer complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception, a self-service launderette and bicycle storage. The Village is approximately 10 minutes walk to the conference 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.


All of NUI Galway’s classroom and catering facilities are within walking distance of the Villages. The nearest shop/café is less than a 1-minute walk away and guests can also enjoy sports facilities and visitor attractions on campus.

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Goldcrest Village

The recently-opened residence boasts a state-of-the-art, modern design and layout.  Goldcrest Village consists of 76 contemporary-style 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.


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Corrib Village

Corrib Village is a pleasant, convenient and affordable option for visiting students.  Corrib Village consists of 176 apartments grouped around landscaped courtyards. Each apartment includes either three or four bedrooms and a fully-equipped kitchen/living area–students will share a bathroom with up to 3 people.

STANDARD ACCOMMODATION - Standard accommodation comprises of three- or four-bedroom apartments with a kitchen cum dining area and shared bathroom facilities. There are 2 bathrooms per apartment, each with shower, bath, toilet and wash hand basin. Each apartment has a living area with TV.

  • Three-bedroom apartments consist of two single and one twin bedroom
  • Four-bedroom apartments consist of three singles and one twin bedroom.


EN-SUITE ACCOMMODATION En-suite accommodation comprises of four-bedroom apartments with a kitchen, and living/ dining area. There are 3.5 bathrooms per apartment, two bedrooms have a private en-suite and two share an en-suite with shower, toilet.  There is also a guest toilet. All bedrooms have direct dial telephones for incoming calls. Each apartment has a living area with TV.