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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I first came across the Galway Bay hotel whilst browsing online for a romantic birthday getaway for myself and my other half this last week gone by. With glowing reviews, this sea-view room only accommodation priced at one hundred and twenty euros seemed very reasonable, so I decided to go ahead and book it. On arrival to the hotel, reception...

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Cahir, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

found rooms and staff, very helpful, food very good, service excellent, highly recommended gardens were top notch I went in the summer time weather was extremely good for this time of season the Hudson was very family friendly

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We recently stayed for one night on St Patrick's day, overall the our stay was lovely. The kids enjoyed the kids club that evening and the swimming pool facilities. The family room wasn't very modern but it was large and clean. Although, I had a BIG issue with the check-in policy of 4pm. This is ridiculous for families with young...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hi We were a party of 6 dining in the restaurant served by a truly professional waitress Majella. We all eat out on a regular basis and can truly say by all 6 of us our service was a 5 star experience. Majella made our meal fun and entertaining by including a few tables together to join in for a...

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3Thank brendangordon
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped in for drinks after a lovely walk. Enjoyed the super views and comfortable surroundings of the sun room. Ordered a bottle of white wine which was lukewarm. Asked barman in the bar if we could have a wine bottle cooler, he thought about it for a second then went as if to walk and get one but stopped, came...

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galway
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here recently and it was amazing, the staff really made our Stay, from cymoni at check( such a lovely personality). Had dinner in the restaurant and it was great, service was top class adon was great fun and always had time to chat, even though he was extemly busy, he would chat to every table and was a real...

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Destin, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Galway Bay Hotel was much like a large bed and breakfast. The room wasn't the best, but the view was lovely. The breakfast was especially big....lots of food! And, again, the view was great. The highlight of the stay was seeing Trad on the Pom in the hotel! WOW! What an incredible treat! The music, the dancing....unbelievable! It was...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had room 131 the bed the pillows were amazing black out curtains. The room temp I could control and windows that I could open to allow a draft to run through the room. It was a pleasure after a hard day's work to hop into bed. Good selection of tv channels. The only complaint and it's minor as I'm...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently returned from a 5 night stay at the Galway Bay hotel. We have stayed there on a number of occasions and were never disappointed. On arrival the reception staff were very welcoming and helpful. We had a lovely room overlooking the park with a side sea view. The room was spacious and clean with daily servicing. We particularly...

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County Meath, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am writing this on my last day at the Galway Bay Hotel and I really do not want to check-out!! What a beautiful, relaxing hotel with gorgeous views over the Bay. We stayed for 3 nights here and have to honestly say it was one of the best hotel stays we ever had. The rooms are very comfortable, the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Voted as one of Europe's Top 20 Resorts by the prestigious travel magazine Conde Nast, the Galway Bay Hotel is situated in Salthill overlooking breath-taking views of the famous Galway Bay and Clare Hills. The hotel is only 5 minutes from Galway City and is within easy access to Connemara and the Wild Atlantic Way route. Facilities include fully equipped gymnasium, pool, steam room and sauna. The Lobster Pot Restaurant offers modern style cuisine with fresh fish and lobster from the tank. 'An Scadan Caoc' Bar has an informal dining experience with live music at the weekends. Complimentary broadband access in all guest bedrooms and conference suites is available also. The hotel provides an array of complimentary activities to all guests including; Wine Tasting, Ballroom Dancing, Beauty Demonstrations and more. During school holidays the Galway Bay Hotel offers family packages that include kids camp and family activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Galway Bay Hotel

Address: The Promenade, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: €107 - €201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Galway Bay Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 153
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Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Galway
#2 Business Hotel in Galway
#3 Family Hotel in Galway
#5 Luxury Hotel in Galway
#6 Romantic Hotel in Galway
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“Ask for a water view!”
 of 5 bubbles SherrifromDestin, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the park with side sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles Z5149PMjohnl, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We recommend paying for a seaview...wow”
 of 5 bubbles anno3202017, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“family suite is large with the second bedroom”
 of 5 bubbles jambo2jambo, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Front is best or side view over looking the park. All rooms are similar in style.”
 of 5 bubbles isobelm113, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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