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Galway Bay Hotel

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  • Excellent70%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The hotel is very out dated over all. Rooms are plain old looking and not very nice. 150€ per night with out breakfast is a complete rip off for and old hotel with slow and in helpful staff. You can pay 10€ at reciption when...More

4  Thank Coonan M
Response from Dan M, Managing Director at Galway Bay HotelResponded 25 August 2017

Dear Coonan, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, we welcome all feedback as this helps us improve and maintain the high standards that we are renowned for. I am disappointed that you did not enjoy your stay and I would love...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Not a very nice trip. Staff were rude at check in..Room was nice with view over the sea ..Very clean and comfortable ...Breakfast was terrible , over cooked and cold. We asked for toast and got one slice between 2 of us . Again staff...More

7  Thank Bernie C
Response from Dan M, Managing Director at Galway Bay HotelResponded 25 August 2017

Dear Bernie Many thanks for taking the time to provide this review but I’m extremely disappointed to read that your experience of the hotel fell below our usual standard. Our guests are our priority and I hope that you find it in your heart to...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Stayed 1 night with large family group 9 of those were from the USA. The hotel was very comfortable, clean and the staff were polite and friendly. At check-out the staff came into their own. My 84 year old Mother took a bad fall. Immediately...More

2  Thank 8,217
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 5 May 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for the wonderful review you have taken the time to provide, first of all I would like to extend by best wishes to your mother and I hope she is well again. Your compliments regarding service are the best reward for...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

stayed on a midweek break and was pleasantly surprised with the excellent facilities - gym , pool and beauty salon - all great std - gym was also not busy early in the morning . Food had good variety and was good portion size and...More

Thank Juliet O
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 5 May 2017

Dear Juliet, Thank you for the wonderful review you have taken the time to provide- I’m delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay here. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Alan Hynes General Manager

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Everything was amazing at the Galway Bay hotel! We took advantage of the 2 nights "over 50's" deal and were so happy with it. Room, breakfast, and dinner were excellent. Great value for your money. I highly recommend!!

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1  Thank Lauren F
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 5 May 2017

Dear Lauren, Thank you for the wonderful review you have taken the time to provide- I’m delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay here. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Alan Hynes General Manager

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Amenities
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
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$122 - US$314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$122 - US$314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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roisin235
4 February 2018|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
A bit away you will need to get a bus to Salthill, around the corner from train station facing the Eyre Square. I think it’s the 104 is the number. It takes about fifteen minutes to get there, Salthill Hotel and Galway Bay... More
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12 November 2017|
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Response from sligomol | Reviewed this property |
The street “Upper Salthill” has numerous restaurants within walking distance.
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Barbmom1
22 October 2017|
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Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
Yes beds are big and comfortable
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"We stayed in room #107, it overlooked the patio and beach. Great views!"
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"Rooms by the park are better. Stay away from rooms over looking pool area."
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"Book early and try for a sea view!"
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"Talk to the reception when you book to avoid heat/noise"
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