We welcome you

to the Connacht Hotel Galway 

Newly Refurbished

Eclectic, elegant design, creating a warm and welcoming space

Family Breaks

Family Breaks with Kids Activites & Swimming Pool

Warm & Welcoming

New inviting spaces to unwind and relax. Cleverly designed to mix work and leisure. 

Bar Solo

Newly refurbished, with style and sophistication. Now open for all day dining. 

Stylish Design

New areas with flexible layout, ideal for events and groups.

New Barista Bar

Now open in the hotel lobby, 7 days a week. 

Book Direct

for Best Rates, Prepay Discounts and Flexible Rate

Family Rooms

Choice of Family, Bunk Bed Rooms & Suites

Relax & Unwind

20m Swimming Pool & Active 24 Fitness

We're Family Friendly

Warm & inviting play areas and Kids Activities 

Galway City Location

Minutes from Galway City Centre with Free Car Parking


1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments for Long or short-term with full access to Leisure Centre & 24hr Gym 

The Connacht Hotel


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The Connacht Hotel, welcoming guests to Galway for over 50 years.
1969 - 2019

Experience authentic, warm, Irish hospitality while visiting Galway and the West of Ireland.


We look forward to welcoming you to the Connacht Hotel.


A popular Galway hotel, offering a range of hotel rooms, suites and self-catering apartments in Galway with complimentary access to our Leisure Centre.

The hotel has been recently refurbished with an eclectic, elegant design creating a warm and welcoming space for you to relax and unwind.

With a central location that is easily accessible off the M6 motorway, just over 2 km from Eyre Square Galway. We offer complimentary car-parking and bus parking to our hotel guests.

Recently refurbished onsite bar and restaurant, plus a new barista coffee bar and excellent leisure facilities – It is perfect base while on a business or leisure hotel break in Galway City.

The No.1 Choice for a Hotel Break in Galway City

 Free Parking

 Free Wi-Fi

 Wide Range of Accommodation Options.

 Self-Catering Apartments.

 Leisure Centre with 20m Swimming Pool and 24 hr Gym.

 Choice of Dining Options with a relaxed and casual atmosphere.

 Ideal for Group Accommodation and Group Dining. .

 A popular choice for Family Breaks in Ireland with package available throughout summer holidays and mid-term breaks

 Galway City Central Location with a Bus Route at the Hotel Entrance, Onsite Taxi Rank and only a 20 mins walk to Eyre Square.

Simon Community

Simon Community

Simon Community

For the past four years, Galway Simon Community’s annual Sleep Out has made a significant impact on homelessness prevention services throughout the county. Sadly, the event cannot take place as we know it this year, but whether you spend the night in our back gardens or bed down on the living room floor, the most important thing is that we continue to come together in solidarity to help raise desperately needed funds and awareness in support of those facing homelessness.

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The Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival – Seafood Trail

The Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival – Seafood Trail

The Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival – Seafood Trail

Since 1954 the Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival celebrates a timeless, unchanging Irish tradition and treasure, and the ongoing pleasure given by those little heroes in a half shell and 2020 is no different.

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Mid-Term Family Activities

Mid-Term Family Activities

Mid-Term Family Activities

If you're looking for a safe, fun place for wound-up children to get out of the house and burn off some energy, this midterm then we have the answer for you. Join us in The Connacht Hotel one of Galway’s most loved family friendly hotels. We have everything that you need for a family break away here in the hotel and Galway has lost to see and do this midterm where kids can belt around to their heart's content without breaking anything, and come home wiped out. If it's a soft day and you're looking for somewhere to shelter indoors with the kids, check this list of rainy day play options in Galway. Not all activities are suitable for all ages, so be sure to request something that fits your family when booking.

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