Merchant's Road neighbourhood map

Places of interest in the Merchant's Rd area of Galway's inner city.


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1 Eyre Square Shopping Centre - Eyre Square Entrance
2 Kinlay House Hostel Galway
3 Previously Teach Solais LGBT+ Resource Centre (has  moved to Westside)
4 Victoria Hotel
5 United Methodist / Presbyterian church
6 to be advised
7 Celtic Tourist Hostel
8 Ross House
9 Galway City Distillery - Previously Tribeton, Meadows and Byrne / Blarney Woolen Mills shop, McDonagh's Hardware 
10 Eyre Square Centre - Whitehall entrance
11 The Grainstore. 
Current tenants Pascal Coffee House.   Previously the Grainstore Cafe, Meadows and Byrne.
12 Merchant's Gate
13 Lismoyle House - Tenants include Pieta House
14 St Claire's Walk
15 Rendu Court - tenants include St Vincent  de Paul charity shop / Curiosity Shop
16Barr Taoide complex - tenants include Orla Murray Financial Services, Galway Bay Medical Centre, Galway Dentists, Galway Bay Physio.
17 Hynes Yard multi-story carpark - Merchants Rd entrance
18 Dockgate - Merchants Rd entrance
19 to be advised
20 Hynes Building - main entrance.   Metlife.   Previous tenants the Department of Social Protection / Welfare, RTE Regional Studio
21 Augustine House - Augustine St entrance
22 Augustine House - Merchant's Rd entrance
23 Mayoralty House - Merchants Rd entrance
24 Short stay apartments
25 Merchant's Quay
26 Laurence House
27 Merchant's Dock
28 Commerce House - Áras Tiáchttála.   Tenants include Galway Chamber of Commerce
29 Merchant's Square
30 Seville House
31 House Hotel
32 Pottery workshop - Laurence and Kevin O'Kelly
33 Caiseal Eala
34 Picture Palace - PÁLÁS Cinema
35 Galway City Museum
36 Spanish Arch and the Blind Arch
37 Comerford House

Public Transport Information

This area is 5-10 minutes walk from Eyre Square. Buses to Salthill run along Dock Rd, while buses from Salthill back to the city travel along Merchant's Rd.

See also

City buses - for route maps and timetable links

Neighbouring areas:
Harbour Enterprise Business Park -- Galway Docks  -- Claddagh area