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Galway hotel with pool, across from beachfront promenade

Overlooking Galway Bay

Directly facing Galway Bay, this hotel is across from the Salthill seaside promenade. The Galway Golf Club is adjacent. The Galway Atlantaquaria aquarium is 0.7 km away.

Award-winning dining

Dining highlights include the award-winning Lobster Pot restaurant and an Irish pub with live music. The health club offers an indoor pool, sauna, steam room, and gym. The hotel also features a day spa.

Premium bedding

Decorated in warm earth tones, guestrooms at Galway Bay Hotel feature premium bedding, coffee/tea makers, cable TV, and complimentary wired Internet access. Windows open to the fresh sea air.

Galway Bay Hotel Amenities

General

Across from the promenade and beach, this hotel overlooks Galway Bay and the Clare Hills. The city center is a 5-minute drive away.

The Lobster Pot restaurant showcases fresh Irish seafood, including lobster. An Scadan Caoch, a traditional Irish pub, hosts live music on weekends. The Leather Lounge faces the bay. The hotel offers complimentary activities year-round, including cooking demonstrations, aqua-aerobics, book chats, and wine tastings.

The Leisure Center features a 15-meter indoor pool adjoined to a children's bubble pool, along with a sauna, steam room, and gym. Open 7 days a week, the Calmer Waters Health & Beauty Salon is a seaside retreat offering a wide array of relaxing massages, beauty and spa treatments, including hydrating facials, manicures, luxurious body scrubs, make-up and tanning; guests should call ahead to secure an appointment.

A conservatory and a rooftop balcony provide superb views of the promenade and bay. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the public areas and conference facilities are available. Other amenities include a library and in-room dining.

During school holidays and bank holiday weekends, fully supervised Penguin Kids Activity Camp keeps young guests entertained. Professional babysitters can be arranged subject to charges.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Total number of rooms - 153
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business center
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Health club
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Children's club
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Library
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Free self parking
  • Sauna
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Children's pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Wedding services
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Cable TV service
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • In-room massage available
  • Climate control
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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Dining

Lobster Pot - Contemporary Irish and international cuisine. Specialties: Irish lobster and other seafood, Irish beef and lamb. Extensive wine list.

Café Lido - Casual setting for sandwiches, soups, salads, and freshly baked desserts.

An Scadan Caoch - Convivial Irish pub with live entertainment weekends and some holidays. TVs broadcasting sports events.

Leather Lounge - Tranquil setting with views of the bay. Adjacent to main pub.

24-hour room service is available.

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Recreation

Recreational amenities include an indoor pool adjoined to a children's bubble pool, a health club, a sauna, and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Aerobics on site
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Spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Thalassotherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Galway Bay Hotel Policies & Fees

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa

General

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Additional Details

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Details

Official Ireland Rating provided by Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority)

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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