On-campus accommodation is available at the newly opened student residence Goldcrest Village, where approximately 200 rooms are currently held for ILAS conference participants. Several hotels are also holding rooms, with booking arrangements and release dates outlined below. Participants may prefer to make their own arrangements, and many options can be found for example at booking.com or airbnb.com. Tourist activity gets busy in Galway in June, and booking at least a few weeks in advance of the event is advised.

  1. Goldcrest Village
    Goldcrest Village consists of 76 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 and living area.
    The residence offers complimentary Wi-Fi and a complimentary shuttle bus service to/from Galway city centre. The Village is 5-10 minutes walk to the conference venue and 2.5km from the city centre. Rooms are equipped with linens and towels.
    Rates: single room €70 per night; double room €115 per night, including continental breakfast.
    Booking mechanism:
    Please click here to book.
    Queries can be addressed to conference@nuigalway.ie.





  2. Galmont Hotel (4*)
    Located in the city centre right beside the coach station which is the likely arrival and departure point for most visitors. Adjacent to all amenities, dining options etc. The distance to the conference venue is 1.6km, by a pleasant walk through the city or a five-minute taxi trip from the door.
    The Galmont is the venue for the conference banquet on the Wednesday night.
    Rates: single room €150 per night; double/twin room €160 per night.
    Booking mechanism: Phone +353 91 538300 or email reservations@thegalmont.com with reference “Linear Algebra Society”.
    Currently holding 30 rooms with a release date of Friday May 8.


  3. Connacht Hotel (3*)
    Located in Renmore on the Dublin Road, 3km from the conference venue and connected by city bus routes 402 and 404.
    Rates: single room €140 per night; double/twin room €150 per night, from Sunday to Thursday, €150 or €160 on Friday night. Breakfast included.
    Booking mechanism: Phone +353 91 381200 or email reservations@theconnacht.ie with reference “Linear Algebra Society”.
    Currently holding 50 rooms with a release date of Sunday May 10.




  4. Ardilaun Hotel (4*)
    Located in quiet grounds/gardens in a residential area on the edge of the city, 1.7km from the conference venue and a similar distance from the city centre.
    Rates: single room €149 per night; double/twin room €159 per night. Breakfast included.
    Booking mechanism: Phone +353 91 521433 quoting reference number 040635.
    Currently holding 20 rooms with a release date of Thursday April 30.



  5. Salthill Hotel (4*)
    Located on the beach at the Salthill promenade, 3.4km from the conference venue.
    Rates: single room €135 per night; double/twin room €145 per night, from Sunday to Thursday, €155 or €165 on Friday night. Breakfast included.
    Booking mechanism: Phone +353 91 522711 or email reservations@salthillhotel.com, with the reference “Linear Algebra Society”.
    Currently holding 50 rooms with a release date of Tuesday April 21



  6. Nox Hotel
    Located on the Headford Road, 3km from the conference venue and 1km from the city centre.
    Rates: €120 per room per night. Breakfast included.
    Booking mechanism: Phone +353 91 735555 or email sleep@noxhotel.ie, quoting the title of the conference.
    Currently holding 20 rooms with a release date of Sunday May 10.


  7. Cúirt na Coiribe
    This is an off-campus student residence that offers visitor accommodation during the summer months. It is just over 1km from the conference venue on foot (or slightly further by road) and about 1.5km from the city centre. Accommodation is in apartments each with four to eight bedrooms including singles and doubles, with shared living areas. ILAS conference participants booking this option will be accommodated in apartments shared with other participants, and can book together if they wish. More details on the accommodation and facilities can be found on their website.
    Rates: Special rate of €45 per person per night, for a single room in an apartment shared with other conference participants. Guests are provided with keys for bedrooms as well as for the apartment entrance.
    Booking mechanism: send an email to summer@cncs.ie or phone +353 91 700788. Cúirt na Coiribe is not holding rooms for ILAS but will respond to booking inquiries.