Goldcrest Village

Goldcrest Village, which opened in 2018, is located on the NUI Galway campus and consists of 76 non-smoking/vaping, self-catering apartments. There are 3 apartment types (4-, 5- and 6-bedroom apartments), as shown below.

4-Bedroom Apartments

These apartments accommodate 4 students and contain:

  • 1 double en suite bedroom (contains 1 double bed, accommodates 1 person)
  • 3 single en suite bedrooms (each contains 1 single bed, each accommodates 1 person)
  • 1 living room/kitchen

Each bedroom has a private en suite bathroom which includes a toilet, sink and shower.

5-Bedroom Apartments

These apartments accommodate 5 students and contain:

  • 1 double en suite bedroom (contains 1 double bed, accommodates 1 person)
  • 4 single en suite bedrooms (each contains 1 single bed, each accommodates 1 person)
  • 1 living room/kitchen

Each bedroom has a private en suite bathroom which includes a toilet, sink and shower.

6-Bedroom Apartments

These apartments accommodate 6 students and contain:

  • 2 double en suite bedrooms (each contains 1 double bed, each accommodates 1 person)
  • 4 single en suite bedrooms (each contains 1 single bed, each accommodates 1 person)
  • 1 living room/kitchen

Each bedroom has a private en suite bathroom which includes a toilet, sink and shower.

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

  • Bed
  • Bookshelves
  • Study desk and chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk lamp
  • Mattress protector
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Duvet
  • Pillow

Housekeeping

Students are responsible for cleaning their own apartments. However, weekly inspections of living areas are carried out to ensure that an acceptable standard of cleanliness is maintained throughout the academic term. Students 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

Internet

There is 24-hour Wi-Fi which is accessible throughout the village.

House Rules and Disciplinary Procedures

It should be noted that all residents must abide by certain House Rules and Disciplinary Procedures, which are outlined in our Student Handbook that is e-mailed to all students.

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