Situated just 2 miles from Galway city centre, Glenlo Abbey Hotel offers 5-star accommodation, free parking, a golf course, and views of Lough Corrib and the dramatic West of Ireland landscape. Golfers can enjoy 138 acre lake-side golf course, a 21-bay driving range, and golf lessons. Falconry, archery and fishing are also available onsite. Enjoy a cycle around Glenlo Abbey Estate with the use of the estate bicycles, complimentary to hotel residents. Each room at Glenlo Abbey Hotel features an en suite marble bathroom with power shower, free Wi-Fi, luxury toiletries, bathrobes and slippers, and a flat-screen TV. The Pullman Restaurant aboard the Orient Express at the Glenlo Abbey Hotel offers a unique dining experience and afternoon tea is served daily. Converted into a restaurant car maintaining its original character, these historic Pullman train carriages offer two dining rooms. The Oak Cellar Bar, situated in the main hotel is ideal for casual dining and it has a varied menu, lively atmosphere and cosy surroundings. The River Room Restaurant boasts elegant surroundings.
With unique American Indian furnishings, Ace Guest House offers bright rooms, free WiFi and free parking. Galway’s centre is a 5-minute drive away from the guest house. The bright rooms all feature individual décor and classic American wall art. Guests can relax with cable TV, and make use of a private bathroom in every room. Eyre Squire and Galway’s bus and rail station are within 5 minutes walk away. Galway Cathedral and the district of Salthill is a 20-minute walk from Ace Guest House.
The award-winning, 4-star Galway Bay Hotel overlooks Galway Bay and is situated on Galway’s Blue Flag beach. Guests can enjoy the hotel’s swimming pool, a massage fountain, and its AA Rosette Bay Brasserie. With bright, cosy decor, each room offers an interactive TV, free Wi-Fi, and free newspapers on request. Guests can also make use of a private bathroom with a hairdryer, and tea/coffee facilities. Guests have free use of the leisure centre, which features a fully equipped, modern gym, and a sauna. Health and beauty treatments are also available. Full Irish breakfasts are served each morning, and the AA Rosette Bay Brasserie serves modern Irish cuisine with fresh ingredients. Harvest Cafe provides carvery lunches and homemade dishes. Free parking is available, and Galway’s lively centre and cathedral are just a 5-minute drive away. Galway Golf Club and Pearse Stadium are both only 10 minutes’ walk away from the hotel.
Overlooking Galway Bay and situated on Quay Street, Jurys Inn Galway is a 2-minute walk from St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church. It offers a restaurant and a 24-hour reception. Rooms at Jurys Galway feature Dream beds, flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi access. They also include power showers, hairdryers and tea/coffee making facilities. A hot and cold breakfast buffet is available daily with a selection of a la carte dishes. Organic coffee, Twinings tea and Bonne Maman preserves are offered. The contemporary restaurant offers an international dinner menu. The bar serves lunch, snacks, and coffee, and Il Barista Coffee Bar serves coffees and fresh pastries. Galway Cathedral and Galway Train Station are both within a 5-minute walk from the hotel. Jurys Inn Galway overlooks the Spanish Arch, and Eyre Square and Galway’s shopping district are both within a 10-minute walk from the hotel.
Overlooking Eyre Square, the elegant Hotel Meyrick features the No. 15 On The Square restaurant and free leisure facilities. Its spacious and elegant rooms have free internet, and there is Wi-Fi in public areas. In the centre of Galway, the Hotel Meyrick is just a 1-minute walk from both the train and bus stations. The dock can be reached in around 5 minutes on foot. You can enjoy magnificent views of the city from the hotel’s gym, hydrotherapy baths and outdoor Canadian hot tub. Other leisure facilities include a steam room and monsoon showers. No. 15 On The Square Restaurant is located on the lower ground floor and open nightly, offering classic design, and food. The Gaslight Bar & Brasserie offers the same standard of service with slightly less informality, and is open for lunch and dinner, and also offers cocktails and a comprehensive wine list.
In Galway’s historic Latin Quarter, The House is an elegant, 4-star hotel just off Quay Square and the Spanish Arch. It offers air-conditioned rooms, free Wi-Fi, a restaurant and cocktail bar. Set in an old stone building, The House Hotel has unique art deco interiors and modern facilities. Rooms are all individually decorated and feature soundproofed windows, flat-screen satellite TVs and laptop safes. The elegant House Bistro has leather and cane seating and serves fresh, modern Irish food. Guests can dine al fresco on the terrace or enjoy a classic cocktail in stylish surroundings at The House Cocktail Bar. Located in the centre of Galway, The House is a 10-minute walk from Galway Cathedral and the National University of Ireland. Numerous independent boutique shops are located nearby, and Salthill and its promenade are just 15 minutes’ walk away.
At Eyre Square, the warm and comfortable Imperial Hotel in Galway city centre is close to Galway University NUIG and the bus and railway station. All rooms are spacious and bright, with modern cherry-wood furniture and a contemporary decor. The residents lounge is informal, cosy and open until late. The outdoor patio is perfect for those lazy sunny days. Corrib Shopping Centre is next door, and there is a taxi rank just outside the hotel.
Overlooking Eyre Square in the heart of Galway, The Skeffington Arms offers bright, modern rooms, a vibrant bar and restaurant, and Galway‘s largest cocktail bar. The stylish bar includes a 10 foot-high HD big screen. All of The Skeffington’s colourful rooms include flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. Rooms also feature private bathrooms with complimentary toiletries. The Skeff Bar & Kitchen provides a wide range of locally sourced food, while the popular Skeff Bar consists of 6 bars over several floors, offering cocktails, beers, and 7 sport screens, including a 57-inch HD 3D plasma screen. Parking is available at a 50% reduction to hotel guests in The Q Car Park, with a hotel stamp. It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Great Western House is the crème de la crème of economically priced accommodation in Galway. It is very well situated, just adjacent to the train and bus station. It offers all the amenities you would expect to find in more expensive hotels, plus a sauna and games room thrown in. There are no curfews as friendly staff staff the reception desk 24 hours a day. Great Western House is highly recommended by different travel guides such as Lonely Planet, La Guide du Routard and the Rough Guide. Booking early is highly recommended, as this is probably one of the most popular places to stay in Galway.
The Victoria Hotel enjoys a city centre location in Eyre Square Galway, next to the bus and train station. It offers spacious en-suite rooms, a restaurant and a full service bar. Rooms at the hotel are decorated in warm colours and feature private bathrooms and hairdryers. They also include a TV and facilities for making tea and coffee. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas of the hotel. Alexandra’s Restaurant is open all year round for breakfast, and dinner is served from June to September. Evening meals can also be enjoyed in the Vic Bar. Guests can benefit from a special overnight parking rate at a nearby multi-storey car park. The Victoria is located across the street from Corbett Court shopping centre, and there is plenty of shopping, theatre, nightlife and activities within walking distance of the hotel.