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Westwood House Hotel

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Located in the University District of Galway and nestled amidst a rural landscape of greenery, the 4 star Westwood Hotel is ideally positioned only minutes from the city centre and Salthill while also being an ideal base to tour the beauty of Connemara.At the Westwood we seek to exceed your expectations in all aspects of your experience with us and we look forward to welcoming you.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
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Full view
Getting there
Shannon Airport66 km
Knock Intl Airport72 km
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for work. Good location for work but was disappointed that swimming pool wasn’t on site. It’s in NUIG and would have preferred if it wasn’t a drive away so didn’t bother. Breakfast was okay, service was slow.

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Reviewed 12 October 2018

This is another hidden gem. A time when service and opulance were part and parcel of traveling. The food was average but the beer and the service were great. Its a shame it is closing all i can say is that if its becoming student...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Saturday 30 September was the last night for guests to stay. The hotel is closing on Sunday. A shame as it was very comfortable and clean with a great bar and restaurant. I believe there is an auction on Tuesday 3 Oct for the contents.

Thank RommersVic
Reviewed 22 September 2018

I understand that the hotel is closing soon and will be converted to student housing for University. It was actually a really nice and very comfortable hotel. We had the feeling that no on else was there and it would have been nice if it...More

Thank DenverRoadtripper
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night. The hotel was very nice. Old style with character. Ate in the bar and the food was very good. Breakfast was also very good. The staff we encountered were all friendly and helpful. Only downside was that we opted to watch...More

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stewtick
5 April 2018|
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Response from Lynne032 | Reviewed this property |
I was told it was closing at the END of September.
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stewtick
5 April 2018|
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Response from Westwood H | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we are closing later this year but we will be open through September. Kind Regards The Westwood Team
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Kwelsh243
27 June 2017|
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Response from Mike F | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how far it is from the race course, but a taxi into town is about €10. Think its about 30 min walk into town..
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Room Tips
"Don't get one on the street-noisy . No air conditioning and hot and stuffy."
semdin
2 Jun 2018
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"As alway be nice to reception."
TimC737
30 May 2018
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"Look elsewhere...."
J7202GPpaulb
20 May 2018
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"Avoid rooms overlooking the air con units!"
PartimeHolidaymaker
30 Dec 2017
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westwood hotel galway
LOCATION
IrelandWestern IrelandProvince of ConnachtGalwayDangan
NUMBER OF ROOMS
58
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