Imperial Hotel

3.0 star property
Family-friendly Galway hotel in Galway City Centre with 24-hour front desk

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Imperial Hotel

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Standard Triple Room
Bar (on property)
Hair dryer, towels

Overview of Imperial Hotel


Very good

Eyre Square, Galway, Galway

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEyre Square2 min walk
  • Popular LocationUniversity Hospital Galway15 min walk
  • Popular LocationNational University of Ireland-Galway16 min walk
  • AirportGalway (GWY)17 min drive

Room options

Standard Triple Room

  • 24 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

Single Room

  • 24 sq m
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Standard Double Room

  • 24 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Standard Twin Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area


Imperial Hotel is located in Galway City Centre, a neighbourhood in Galway, and is in a shopping district and near the beach. Galway Cathedral and Nora Barnacle House are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Galway Harbour and Cooper's Hill Livery. Travelling with kids? Consider Millennium Children's Park and Playground and Planet Entertainment Centre. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Shop Street - 1 min walk
  • Eyre Square - 2 min walk
  • Quay Street - 5 min walk
  • University Hospital Galway - 15 min walk
  • National University of Ireland-Galway - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Galway Station - 3 min walk


  • The Skeff Bar - 1 min walk
  • Supermac's - 3 min walk
  • O'Connell's - 3 min walk
  • Pascal Coffee House - 2 min walk
  • Butlers Chocolate Café - 2 min walk

About this property

Imperial Hotel

3-star family-friendly hotel located in Galway City Centre
At Imperial Hotel, you can look forward to a cafe, dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar. Be sure to enjoy a meal at Bar and Grill, the on-site restaurant. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Bike hire, luggage storage and a lift
  • A vending machine, tour/ticket information and smoke-free property
  • A porter/bellboy, free newspapers and a 24-hour front desk
Room features
All 80 rooms boast comforts such as air conditioning, as well as thoughtful touches such as free WiFi and safes.
More amenities include:
  • Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Coffee/tea makers and desks



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
The property is disinfected using an electrostatic spray
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children, up to the age of 12 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 8.00 per day (1312 ft away)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland) assigns an official star rating for accommodation in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 3 stars.

Property is also known as

Imperial Galway
Imperial Hotel Galway
Imperial Hotel Hotel
Imperial Hotel Galway
Imperial Hotel Hotel Galway

Frequently asked questions

Is Imperial Hotel pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much does it cost to stay at Imperial Hotel?

As of 29 Sept 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Imperial Hotel on 8 Oct 2023 start from €136.11, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

What time is check-in at Imperial Hotel?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Imperial Hotel?

Checkout is at 11:00 AM.

Where is Imperial Hotel located?

This family-friendly Galway hotel is located in the shopping district, steps away from Shop Street, The Fountain and Eyre Square. Padraic O'Conaire Statue and Lynch's Castle are also within 5 minutes. Galway Station is only a 3-minute walk.



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10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Close to everything and the best part, this hotel has air conditioner.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2023

10/10 Excellent


Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Handy location although the parking situation wasn’t ideal being a bit of a walk to where the car park is and can be difficult to get a spot to park out the front of the hotel for bag pick up / drop off .
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2023

10/10 Excellent


Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff where unbelievable very helpfull ..especially Alana went over an beyond to help me out of a problem could not thank her enough
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2023

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great location, nice staff