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 latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Connacht Hotel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
The Connacht Hotel
The Connacht Hotel
Panoramas (16)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,455 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,315: English reviews
Start your review of The Connacht Hotel
 Click to rate
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Connacht Hotel is a fantastic family friendly hotel. Good size family rooms very clean. They also have the option of inter connecting rooms or suites. Pool area also spotless and all staff are very friendly and helpful. Bar food is lovely. For any Coeliacs they have gluten free options. Breakfast was a well stocked buffet style with plenty to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank KAREN L
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice clean room. Suitable if travelling from M6. Lovely atmosphere in hotel Service in bar could be quicker. Nice pool. Would go there again. Was a little on the expensive side. Nice breakfast really enjoyed the pancakes

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Margaret R
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Was my first time visiting this hotel. These were my experiences. nice clean hotel with very friendly staff. Great location too. Service in the bar was excellent. The room was very nice but hard to find the first time. But overall it's a great hotel and I would return.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank fcass1
Dungarvan, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very friendly and accommodating staff. Great swimming pool. Family room was spacious and very clean. we required a camp bed in the room which was provided without any issue and for which there was plenty of space in the room. Breakfast was fine. We didn't eat in the restaurant. it looked a bit caotic as seemed to be part of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Emelizjen
Roanoke,in
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at this hotel while doing day trips around Galway. Excellent hotel. Quiet hotel with nice clean rooms. Easy access from main road with plenty of parking. Great place to stay. Would stay again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Karen5455
Craigavon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I booked a two night stay last weekend in order that we could take part in a cycle sportive. On arrival at the hotel it looked quite nice and the reception area was impressive. First off we had to queue for over 30 minutes to check in and whilst in the queue noticed that there were many...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rosemary T
Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a very busy hotel that had a lot to offer. There is large function rooms, buffet breakfast, gym and pool, restaurant and bar. It is a cheap taxi ride to town. The rooms were spacious, comfortable and clean.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nicole K
Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nicole, Thank you for posting your review on "Tripadvisor". We appreciate that you took the time to share your experience. I was delighted to read your very positive comments on all aspects of your stay with us. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and I hope that we will have the pleasure of looking after you again...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a very pleasant stay here. The room was very nice, clean & the bed was very comfortable. Despite the hotel being packed with families it was very quiet at night. Just a couple of gripes; the 3.30 check in and the teapots for 2 are a bit small.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank NTMcG
Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to read that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay with us during your last visit. We have taken on board your feedback regarding our check-in time. We are very lucky that our Hotel is so busy and because we have 358 rooms it does take time to ensure that rooms are cleaned and...

Sligo, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just back from a 2 Night Stay at The Connacht Hotel. We booked a 2 Nights B&B Package , No evening meal was included. Upon arrival, we got a blank stare at reception and a "hello"(a girl who was training on reception) which was disappointing as I have stayed in this Hotel many times in the past and always got...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank PRIVATE A
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Fantastic visit! Very clean but busy, has over 300 rooms and holds over 1000 people so never quiet in reception! No noise at night though, very good leisure centre, breakfast was busy with queues but worth it, would recommend staying here!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Geraldine H

447 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (177)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (35)
Viewed
Room/Suite (40)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Dining (16)
Viewed
Bathroom (8)
Viewed
Other (68)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (252)
Viewed
Dining (38)
Viewed
Standard Double Room (43)
Viewed
Standard Twin Room (36)
Viewed
Suite (61)
Viewed
The Hotel (74)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (18)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Galway hotels
0.5 km away
Flannery's Hotel Galway
2.5 km away
Clayton Hotel Galway
Clayton Hotel Galway
#11 of 46 in Galway
1,815 reviews
5.9 km away
Clybaun Hotel
Clybaun Hotel
#7 of 46 in Galway
251 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.4 km away
Jurys Inn Galway
Jurys Inn Galway
#9 of 46 in Galway
1,700 reviews
1.8 km away
The Western Hotel
The Western Hotel
#19 of 46 in Galway
837 reviews
6.4 km away
Maldron Hotel Galway
Maldron Hotel Galway
#1 of 6 in Oranmore
1,030 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

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: $105 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Connacht Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 358
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your The Connacht Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Days Hotel Galway
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Galway
#16 Family Hotel in Galway
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Connacht Hotel staff and other travellers.
24 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (24)

Questions? Get answers from The Connacht Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Not sure there are any - our room 3022 had no view apart from air conditioning units”
rosemaryt415, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“3023 in B Wing was quiet with high speed Wi-Fi.”
PRIVATEA, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“B-wing room 3079 faces the soccer field out back and is quiet”
SmokeyBlueTulle, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We overlooked a back garden grassy area that was nice and quiet”
Frozenrose, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Block D near the pool if you intend to use the facilities.”
Bawn00, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
5 of 5