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    Galway Bay Hotel

    The Promenade, Galway, Ireland
    011 353 91 518 351
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    Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I visited Ireland and stayed in the Galway Bay Hotel for 3 nights. Staff were ever so kind and nothing was a problem. Food was delicious :-)) Lovely area by the sea, great for a family trip. Thank you to everyone at...More

    Thank Shan229
    Response from Dan M, Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 15 August 2016

    Dear Shan229, Many thanks for your kind review. All of our staff strive to offer the best service to our guests, so I am glad that the effort has not gone unnoticed. I must admit we certainly are blessed with our location here, so i...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    We planned our wedding from Texas. We got our dedicated wedding planner who helped connect us with other vendors. People in Galway are very friendly. Everyone we came across was eager to make our day special... Orla, the wedding manager was God-sent. The food and...More

    Thank mudimuwedding
    Response from Dan M, Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 15 August 2016

    Dear mudimuwedding, I am delighted to read such positive feedback from your experience here. I will be sure to pass on your comments to Orla and her team. They will be thrilled that they were able to play a role in making this day special...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I got married in the Galway Bay Hotel in May and we cannot praise them enough! From the moment we got in touch until the day we left the hotel the service we got was unbelievable. Stephen was such a great help...More

    Thank Lisa O
    Response from Dan M, Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 15 August 2016

    Dear Lisa, Thank you kindly for such a fantastic review and for recommending us as a wedding venue. We truly do love hearing that we had a role in it being the best weekend of your life! Stephen and Natalie will be delighted to hear...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2016

    We stayed here in May, there was scaffolding up. and jackhammers in use when we checked in, were told no bar until 400pm, were not told about the pub, only the Lobster Pot Restaurant where we had dinner, small portions very expensive. Tubs were small...More

    1  Thank Elizabeth S
    Response from Dan M, Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 18 August 2017

    Dear Elizabeth, Many thanks for taking the time to provide this review- however I am extremely disappointed that you didn't enjoy your stay here. We are renowned for the fantastic food, attentive service and overall enjoyable experience that guests receive when they stay with us...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

    We stayed in two adjoining rooms. The rooms were clean and spacious, and one room had a plate of goodies and some bottled waters awaiting us. Our views were of the garden and the bay...very beautiful! My family commented that the other patrons mostly all...More

    1  Thank westyfam
    Response from Dan M, Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 15 August 2016

    Dear westyfam, Great to hear such positive feedback on your stay here with us. Looking after our guests is our top priority and it is our aim to exceed expectations. And of course the location here is a huge bonus. We have always received positive...More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$97 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Galway
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Galway
    • #3 Family Hotel in Galway
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Galway
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Galway
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 153
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    12 November 2017|
    Response from sligomol | Reviewed this property |
    The street “Upper Salthill” has numerous restaurants within walking distance.
    22 October 2017|
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    Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes beds are big and comfortable
    23 July 2017|
    Response from Jgray0615 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry I can't help you. Most of us on our trip were retired.
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