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 Connacht Hotel

1,751 reviews
Save
Traveller (256)
Room & Suite (260)
Dining (60)
Other hotels you may like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“kids club”(101 reviews)
“connaught hotel”(25 reviews)
“leisure centre”(109 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Other hotels you may like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Rooms
4 Mar.5 Mar.
|
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 9 partner sites to see rooms from USD 82.
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","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","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": "394ae13c5a72439b9e4106292bf0e53f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":301239,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72193620],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":82,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"394ae13c5a72439b9e4106292bf0e53f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":88,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":88,"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":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":88,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":88,"hotelName":"The Connacht Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjM5NGFlMTNjNWE3MjQzOWI5ZTQxMDYyOTJiZjBlNTNmIiwiQUlLIjoiM2VhNjkyOWJhYmQ3NDQzZWI4MzU5MTQ3Mjk5NzJlYTMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "USD 82", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"72193620":"TingoIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"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"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"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"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "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\"\/>"}
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (1,751)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for The Connacht Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
1,568 results
Traveller rating
628
474
280
128
58
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
628
474
280
128
58
Show reviews that mention
All reviewskids clubconnaught hotelleisure centrebusy hotelgreat family hotelbig hotelfamily breakfamily roombar foodreception stafffood was lovelysitting roomgalway cityfew drinkslast weekendgalway racesboth nights
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
491 - 495 of 1,568 reviews
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We stay here frequently and think its great. Apartments are very clean and spacious and the hall prevents noise from the outside hall to the bedroom which is great. Easy 20minute walk into the centre of Galway but also has plenty of parking. The access...More

Thank Crazysal
Response from Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht HotelResponded 17 September 2016

Dear Guest, It is always wonderful to hear from our regular Guests, that they have enjoyed so many aspects of their stay with us. Thank you so much for your suggestion. We can certainly look into your suggestion regarding the coffee machine or perhaps having...More

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff .Slav very helpful receptionist .rooms comfortable but did include an unecessary third bed.Leisure centre had a good sized pool which the kids enjoyed.Central Galway easily accessed.Car parking underground easily used.No queuing for breakfast buffet.If in Galway again would stay there.More

Thank siobel
Response from Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht HotelResponded 7 August 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your lovely review of our Hotel, we appreciate that you took the time to post your review. It was great to read that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay and especially that you found the staff...More

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the Connacht Hotel very much, rooms were very nice, but they give a stretcher bed instead of a single bed in a family room, and found the passages very noisy in early hours of the morning. However we found the facilities excellent and...More

Thank neilandlize
Response from Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht HotelResponded 7 August 2016

Dear Guest, We appreciate that your feedback and thank you for posting your review on "Tripadvisor". I am sorry that you were unhappy with your bedroom. The description of our family rooms does state that they comprise of a Double bed, Single Bed and a...More

Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stayed here 2 nights as part of a 14 night Ireland vacation. The kids loved the pool but the hotel itself was very busy and so loud. We were there at the end of race week and were woken up quite a few times...More

Thank sharon g
Response from Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht HotelResponded 7 August 2016

Dear Sharon, On behalf of all the Team here at the Hotel , I want to thank you for taking the time to share your family's experience while staying with us. We are a very popular Hotel due to our extensive facilities and high standard...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

At the Galway Cup Soccer Tournament. Stayed in The Connacht Hotel. From Check in on arrival the staff were, friendly, smiley, pleasant and informative. The food was excellent and reasonable. The staff throughout the hotel were amazing, confident, pleasant staff. Staff not afraid to engage...More

1  Thank Elayne F
Response from Louise P, Guest Relations Manager at The Connacht HotelResponded 7 August 2016

Dear Elyane Thank you so much for your glowing review of the Hotel. We are absolutely delighted to read that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay. It was particularly nice to read that you found all the staff you dealt with so helpful...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
1979899100101314
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 79 - USD 192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Galway
#11 Family Hotel in Galway
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 79 - USD 192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Galway
#11 Family Hotel in Galway
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (256)
Room & Suite (260)
Dining (60)
Pool & Beach (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Lynne T
8 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Karencarrick | Reviewed this property |
No it’s a big hotel.
1
Vote
Leanne W
14 November 2017|
Answer
Response from itchyfeet2014 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely email hotel. The staff were great, so helpful. Galway is a small city so probably will not be too much from station to hotel by taxi.
1
Vote
philoconnor1
19 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I would think that the hotel wouldn't have fridges to rent. We have stayed here a heap of times and there was always a fridge in our room
1
Vote
PreviousNext
12345610
Room Tips
"C Wing is best at present as refurbishment is on-going in A Wing"
Read review
"Room on the East side"
Read review
"food is great with excellent kids menus and kids club is very well supervised with attentive staff"
Read review
"stay away dated and epensive"
Read review
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