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Galway Bay Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Visited there last weekend with my 4 sisters and mam. Very impressed with hotel. The staff were excellent especially MAJELLA who was our waitress for our evening meal on saturday. I cannot compliment her enough she was superb. Would definitely recommend this hotel and hope will be back on the very near future. Mary horan.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Was there for a wedding, and the whole thing was beautiful and incredibly well carried out. The wedding manager, Stephen finn, did an exceptional job and put the day over the top. I hope to be back soon, it was certainly worth the trip.

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Thank Jesse Z
Dublin, Ireland
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I stayed a few weeks ago in the Galway Bay Hotel and had a wonderful time. The hotel was a lovely setting the food was very good and the staff especially manager Stephen Finn were very pleasant and helpful . I would stay here again and hope to soon.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We are enjoying our trip to Britain, Scotland and Ireland. Solomon was great in providing us fabulous service. He gave us he full attention. He is a great team member. Our trip has been fantastic and the highlightof the tour has been the Shrine at Knock. The Bascilia was simple yet beautiful. The parish church was beautiful.

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Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wonderful hotel. Great location. The staff. Is very friendly. If u visit , Solomon is the man to see. He is very knowledgeable and helpful. Rooms are large and hotel is right on Galway bay with beautiful views .

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our time at the Galway Bay Hotel. We were looked after so well by a lovely young barman called Dylan. Great customer service and friendly staff. Will definitely be returning. Highly recommend

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We re visited the Galway bay hotel after 3 months and it is back to its excellence. We had a delicious lunch of roast beef with all the trimmings followed by apple pie and rhubarb pie . The staff were very attentive and the Manager Alan Hynes couldn't have been nicer and more helpful. Thankyou Alan. The foyer is beautiful...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had an amazing stay in the Galway Bay Hotel over Easter, room was overlooking the sea, got excellent room service the staff couldnt do enough for us. Ate at the Lobster Pot Restaurant on Easter Sunday (again with a view of the bay) and had great craic with the staff, particulary Aisling (who also gave me make up tips!) Really...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Attending a wedding here recently and from start to finish i was more than impressed, food was amazing, staff and service was incredible and i would like a special mention to the manager steven flynn for conducting the whole day amazingly, i look forward to returning here in the near future

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed a Thursday and Friday night while visiting relatives in the area. Hotel is clean, room are nice, clean and of reasonable size. Check in was time consuming as their room system was having an issue and they needed to call housekeeping to confirm room was cleaned. Thursday night was fine but a wedding was taking place Friday night...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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
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: $170 - $294 (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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