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Galway Bay Hotel

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All reviewsthe lobster pot restaurantdan murphyharvest cafesea viewtop classkids clubwedding receptionwedding venueleisure centrerestaurant staffwould highly recommend this hotelfrom start to finishstaff were so friendlysalthill promenadegreat weekendfood was lovelyfantastic hotel
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel overlooks the water and and is about a 30 min walk into the town centreor about 8 euro for a taxi.It is a big hotel with its own pub, cafe , restaurant and fitness centre The rooms are basic with the views mostly...More

Thank traceaus
Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 23 September 2016

Hi Traceaus, Thank you for taking the time to provide this review- customer feedback is extremely important to us as it allows us to continuously improve our offering. I'm thrilled to hear that you took full advantage of our conservatory if only the weather was...More

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

My Mum, 2 children and I stayed 3 nights in Galway bay hotel. The package included kids club, 3 delicious buffet breakfasts, with every choice of breakfast food and 2 evening meals (3 course). The food was to a very high standard. The staff were...More

Thank helen d
Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 23 September 2016

Hi Helen D, Many thanks for taking the time to provide such a wonderful review- I’m thrilled to hear that you enjoyed all the elements of your stay. As you mentioned we take great pride in ensuring our guests have a pleasant and enjoyable stay...More

Reviewed 4 September 2016

My wife and I recently had the pleasure of staying at this superb hotel for the wedding of two friends. Accommodation, meals, etc were exactly as we would have expected from an establishment of its star rating. But the courtesy, friendliness and efficiency of the...More

Thank john c
Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 23 September 2016

HI John C, Many thanks for sharing this wonderful review. We always hope that our guests enjoy every minute of their stay and thankfully judging by your review, it would seem that we succeeded in our efforts! I will pass on your lovely comments to...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Was here a couple of days with my family,very nice location at the promenade,restaurants and shops very close and 5km walking to galway city centre rooms have a 4 star standard but not more,very nice and warm welcoming furniture and very spacious all the employees...More

Thank Manfred G
Response from Dan M, Managing Director at Galway Bay HotelResponded 23 August 2017

Dear Manfred, Thank you very much for your review and positive feedback. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope you will return to Galway in the near future. Kind Regards, Dan Murphy Managing Director

Reviewed 1 September 2016

Stayed in Galway Bay hotel last week for 2 nights. Hotel is in great location in Salthill only a few minutes form city centre and right on the sea front. Hotel itself is very dated from the minute you walk into the lobby and then...More

Thank Stephen K
Response from Alan H, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 6 September 2016

Dear Stephen K, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We are firm believers that friendly staff, comfortable rooms and top quality food are the necessary ingredients for an enjoyable stay- I’m delighted that we succeeded in our efforts to impress. As...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$102 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Galway
#2 Business Hotel in Galway
#3 Family Hotel in Galway
#4 Luxury Hotel in Galway
#6 Romantic Hotel in Galway
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Galway
#2 Business Hotel in Galway
#3 Family Hotel in Galway
#4 Luxury Hotel in Galway
#6 Romantic Hotel in Galway
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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roisin235
5 February 2018|
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Response from KCRtravelreviews | Reviewed this property |
It’s about 20 mins walk from Galway city which has plenty of shops. There is a public bus stop outside the hotel. I’m not sure how often it runs
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meaxling
13 November 2017|
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Response from sligomol | Reviewed this property |
The street “Upper Salthill” has numerous restaurants within walking distance.
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Barbmom1
23 October 2017|
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Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
Yes beds are big and comfortable
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"Room with a seaview"
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"second floor and up are a good choice. Views are sea and promenade or beautiful gardens."
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"Rooms on western side over bar can be noisy"
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"Booked double room...but room we got could accommodate three people..everything was so clean..."
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