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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
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“galway bay”(697 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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All reviewsgalway baythe lobster pot restaurantdan murphyharvest cafesea viewtop classkids clubwedding receptionwedding venueleisure centrewould highly recommend this hotelrestaurant stafffrom start to finishstaff were so friendlyfood was lovelyfantastic hotelgreat weekend
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Very Good Hotel. Great Location. Exceptional Staff & Customer Services. Very good food. Bar a bit on the pricey side. Leisure Centre adequate (very small no steam room or jacuzz)i. Overall rating: very good to excellent.

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Thank Dubjack
Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 1 March 2017

Hi Jack, Thank you for the review and feedback of our hotel which you have provided - I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed most elements of your stay. Hopefully we will see you again in the future. Kind Regards, Alan Hynes General Manager

Reviewed 28 February 2017

Booked this hotel for my wife's birthday and was not disappointed. We availed of the over 50s package. We stayed for 2 nights dinner and breakfast included. Stayed in a lot of hotels in different countries and this hotel is up there at the top....More

Thank jerryhorgan2014
Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 28 February 2017

Dear Jerry, Thank you for providing a review and lovely feedback of our hotel. We always hope that our guests enjoy every minute of their stay and thankfully judging by your review, it would seem that we succeeded in our efforts. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017

Rooms had a fab sea view , so clean and comfortable. Restaurant staff were attentive and friendly. The hotel is located right on the sea front and is within walking distance of pubs ,clubs and beach .

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Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 28 February 2017

Dear Pauline, Many thanks for you review and feedback of our hotel - I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Hopefully we will see you again. Kind Regards, Alan Hynes General Manager

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Needed a bed for the night as visiting the area for an appointment. Family room was spacious, comfortable and clean. No disruption from noisy guests which is always a welcome relief. We ate in the lounge that evening. Food is reasonable with very friendly and...More

Thank Ashleigh T
Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 28 February 2017

Dear Ashleigh, Many thanks for providing a review and feedback - I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed most elements of your stay. In relation to the gluten free breakfast options your comment will certainly be addressed and taken up with the relevant team....More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

Just checked out after spending 3 nights in their family suite. The 2 separate bedrooms is essential to ensure a relaxing break for the entire family. It was the children's first time attending a hotel kids club and after a non runner on the first...More

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Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 28 February 2017

Hi, Many thanks for your lovely review and feedback and for recommending us as a great place to stay. It is our duty to ensure that guests thoroughly enjoy their experience and I’m genuinely delighted that you did, your comments in relation to noise and...More

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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
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
USD 153 - USD 344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Galway
#2 Business 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
USD 153 - USD 344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Galway
#2 Business 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
5 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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13 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
23 October 2017|
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Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
Yes beds are big and comfortable
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"Maybe next time would book a room with sea view"
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"i presume any of the rooms would be reasonably quiet but you could ask at check in."
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"Sea view rooms are magnificient"
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"Ask for a quiet room, some rooms overlook funfair."
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