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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Having plans to meet friends in town, all we needed from The Connacht was somewhere to sleep for just one night plus breakfast the next morning before our onward journey. The labyrinthine "design" of the hotel made finding the room, which was adequate, over complicated. Sleep was intermittent as the corridor was filled with multiple groups whose screeching, loud conversation...

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Connacht Hotel for 3 nights over the Easter break, 2 Adults and 3 children. We were given a wheelchair accessible room which i was a bit disappointed with but having spent 3 nights there it did its job and worked out fine for us. We ate at the hotel as it was included in our package...

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North Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel twice over the last ten months, for four days in July 2016 and most recently for a week earlier this month. I stayed in one of the rooms back in July and in a mini apartment this month, both times in the D wing which seems like a fairly long way away from the main...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Absolutely amazing family stay staff extremely helpful especially Edel a waitress that went out of her way to accommodate us so nice.lovely welcome in reception and rooms spotless food fantastic and was very resonable will definitely be returning thank you all

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Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and posting your review on "Tripadvisor". We are always delighted to hear from our Guests and we appreciate your very positive comments. Thank you for your personal mention of Edel, Restaurant Supervisor, she will be delighted. I was very happy to read that you and your family enjoyed...

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was here for my daughters christening reception we Had approx 60 people for food and drinks. It was wonderful day at the hotel with great food , very helpful and friendly staff made everything run smoothly. I would highly recommend

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Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jay, I was delighted to read that your christening reception was so enjoyable for you and your family. It was our great pleasure to be involved in such a lovely family occasion and thank you for choosing to have your christening with us. We are grateful to you for taking the time to post your review on Tripadivsor. We...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was probably the nicest hotel I've ever stayed in. The whole hotel is beautiful. Fast taxi service also . The food was outstanding and the staff go out of their way to make you feel welcome. The room was so comfortable cannot fault one thing wrong. Had a great weekend at this hotel would 100% stay again.

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Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, Thank you so much for your lovely review of our Hotel posted on Tripadvisor. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed everything about your stay and it was great to read in particular that you found the staff so helpful and that" they went out of their way to make you fell welcome". Thank you for staying...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was traveling with a high school rugby team from the USA (roughly 30 people) and The Connacht Hotel was perfect. The rooms were ideal. Most importantly, I give the service a 5 star rating. Anybody who has traveled with a large group knows that your itinerary can be fluid and things change every day. The Connacht Hotel and staff...

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Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Declan, I was delighted to read your lovely comments regarding you and your team's visit and thank you for sharing your feedback on "Tripadivsor". It was wonderful to read that you found the service provided by our Team here at the Connacht Hotel to be "5 Star" and that you were all happy with the facilities provided to you....

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed at the hotel recently for a Hen Party. The location is great as it's only a few minutes drive to city centre. There were taxis outside the hotel and staff were more than happy to help ordering taxis for a larger group. Taxi price was very reasonable able. We also had dinner in the hotel, food was lovely and...

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Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marie, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and for posting your review on Tripadvisor. I am very happy to read that you and your group enjoyed your stay and that you would highly recommend our Hotel for anyone visiting Galway. We are always delighted to receive our Guests feedback, which is very important to us...

Co. Limerick
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Connacht hotel for my hen party last weekend. The staff were so friendly and went above and beyond for the group. We had dinner at the hotel one of the nights and it was top class. The hotel is very clean and modern. Great location too. Brilliant atmosphere throughout the whole weekend and the hotel caters...

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Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was wonderful to read that you and your group enjoyed every aspect of your visit to us. It was especially nice to hear that the staff were so helpful to you and that you would recommend our Hotel. We appreciate that you took the time to share your experience and post your review on Tripadvisor. We will...

ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My partner and I booked a suite for a 3 night midweek break with our one year old son in March and this hotel ticked every box! From the moment we arrived, the staff made it for us. Each and every one of them greeted us with a smile and chatted to us about our crazy toddler exploring every inch...

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Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We very much appreciate that you took the time to post your review on Tripadvisor and share your experience with us. I was delighted that you and your family had such an enjoyable stay and it was especially nice to read that you were so impressed with our Team here. They work very hard to help make our...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Connacht Hotel

Address: Dublin Road, Renmore | Galway City East, Galway, Ireland (Formerly Carlton Hotel Galway City)
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: €75 - €174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Connacht Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 358
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Also Known As:
Days Hotel Galway
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Galway
#16 Family Hotel in Galway
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“Block D near the pool if you intend to use the facilities.”
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“Simply ask reception staff for type of room, as they aim to please.”
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“jsut book at the connacht and they will do the rest”
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