Goldcrest Village


Goldcrest Village, which opened in 2018, is located on the University of Galway campus and consists of 76 non-smoking/vaping, bright, spacious self-catering apartments.

Apartments contain 4-6 individual bedrooms as well as a shared kitchen and comfortably furnished living area. A mix of single and double bedrooms are available. All bedrooms have an en suite bathroom and are furnished with built-in storage and a study desk.


  • All bedrooms en suite
  • Double and single beds available
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Fully-equipped shared kitchen
  • Shared living area with TV
  • Common room for movie nights, board games and study groups
  • Complimentary social events programme
  • On-site self-service launderette
  • Convenience shop/café
  • Secure bicycle storage
  • Tennis court, ping pong table and football cages
  • Located within easy reach of classes and university amenities
  • Secure accommodation accessible by electronic key card only
  • 24/7 support on site

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Items Supplied in Apartments

  • Oven, hob and extractor
  • Fridge freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Saucepans
  • Crockery
  • Cutlery
  • Dining table or breakfast bar, and chairs
  • Lounge furniture
  • Television
  • Vacuum cleaner

Items Supplied in Bedrooms

  • Bed
  • Study desk and chair
  • Shelves
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk lamp
  • Mattress protector
  • Duvet
  • Pillow


Apartments are self-catering so residents are responsible for cleaning their own apartments. Regular apartment inspections are carried out to ensure that an acceptable standard of cleanliness is maintained throughout the academic term. Residents are liable for the cost of engaging contract cleaners where apartments are being neglected. Students moving into the residence need to bring the following items:

  • Bed sheets
  • Duvet cover
  • Pillow case
  • Towels

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