We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Western Hotel

Overview
33 Prospect Hill (off Eyre Square), Galway H91 Y3FA Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Rooms
28 Dec29 Dec
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from US$170.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Galway hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2342a4cbac0448659c706dc6cdeb0585", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":611741,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72187028],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":12,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":12,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":170,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"2342a4cbac0448659c706dc6cdeb0585","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":170,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":170,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Western Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjIzNDJhNGNiYWMwNDQ4NjU5YzcwNmRjNmNkZWIwNTg1IiwiQUlLIjoiNzJhNTVmMjNhZWQ3NDc5YjkyYjdhYTVmNTZhNDcyNjYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "28/12/2018", "checkOut": "29/12/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$170", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"72187028":"TingoIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (1,033)
Filter reviews
905 results
Traveller rating
331
346
119
60
49
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
331
346
119
60
49
Show reviews that mention
All reviews eyre square great location car park washer dryer irish music city centre would definitely stay here again short walk breakfast was included living room full irish breakfast family room double bed hotel bar shop street beds were comfortable latin quarter
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 905 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived late November with aims of taking in the city, culture, and Christmas market. Staff were very friendly (upon checking in, in the restaurant, at the pub) and the place was warm and welcoming. We had a room with double (queen?) bed and a single,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jkm_canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My short one night stay at The Western was very nice. It’s only a short walk from both the bus station and Eyre Square. The room was a decent size and very comfortable. I didn’t try the restaurant but sat in the pub for a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Beebajones
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Beebajones, Thank you for your lovely review after your recent stay with us. We are delighted to hear you have enjoyed every aspect of your stay. We hope you will get a chance to dine with us with your next stay. We have a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't get a wink of sleep with the parties on our corridor screaming and roaring throughout the night. If you're a stag or a hen, it's the place for you, but for a couple looking for a night away, avoid! I mentioned it on check...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Cian B
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cian B, Thank you for reviewing us after your recent stay. I wish to express my disappointment to hear you did not have a good night sleep. We are not only accommodating for hen and stag parties over weekends, but families and couples are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very nice hotel. Clean. Close to the town center. Parking garage under building. The garage gets full quickly but they are very accommodating with getting you out when it is necessary. We didn't dine at the hotel but we did finish up...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Jenn M
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jenn M, Thank you for staying with us, here at the Western Hotel. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. It is wonderful to hear that you found our bar tempting during your stay;) We hope you will have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Western was great! The location was so convenient for seeing the city and enjoying all the shops and restaurants that were close by. The staff was friendly and so helpful! The onsite parking was also such a benefit with parking at a premium in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Christma L
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Christma, Thank you for choosing the Western Hotel for your recent stay in Galway. We are so lucky to be located just 1 min walk from the Eyre Square. We are always glad to hear our guests appreciate parking, which is free of charge,...More

View more reviews
About
Description
The Western Hotel holds one of the most enviable locations out of all three star hotels in the West of Ireland, right in the heart of the vibrant Galway City Centre. Behind the Western's Georgian facade the hotel More hosts charming en-suite bedrooms, a relaxing and intimate restaurant and a lively bar.For something extra special, The Western also provides 4 luxurious hotel apartments, just to the rear of the building. There is free on-site valet car park available for hotel guests. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
US$64 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
US$64 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Photos
Traveller (199)
Room & Suite (342)
Dining (72)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 45 nearby hotels
Forster Court Hotel
496 reviews
.19 km away
Bunk Boutique Hostel Galway
281 reviews
.21 km away
Park House Hotel
3,129 reviews
.22 km away
Eyre Square Hotel
801 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 543 nearby restaurants
Esquires Coffee (Galway)
287 reviews
.23 km away
Jungle Cafe Galway
240 reviews
.17 km away
The Charcoal Grill
306 reviews
.13 km away
Murty Rabbits
190 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 353 nearby attractions
Eyre Square
1,264 reviews
.25 km away
The Medieval City Walls
169 reviews
.25 km away
Shannon Dry Cleaners and Launderers
8 reviews
.02 km away
Galway Discover Ireland Centre
8 reviews
.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
shannon m
15 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from ameustaceryan | Reviewed this property |
5 minutes walk And I would say very safe.
1
Vote
Lee H
29 March 2018|
Answer
Response from John T | Reviewed this property |
Contact the hotel directly . They will be able to answer .
0
Votes
martine n
22 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from grouselodge | Reviewed this property |
it fine if you can get a space.
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Have a drink in the bar."
Ruddy-Tripper
4 weeks ago
Read review
"Book it only if you have no other options."
Fourlopez
26 Aug 2018
Read review
"avoid first floor if you don't want noise or smoke coming into an open window"
NutHouseMama
11 Jun 2018
Read review
"Don't use a credit card."
IrishWife1
7 Apr 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing