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2021 Family Hotel Award

Family Friendly Hotel of the Year in the 2021 European Travel Awards programme

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

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New Refurbishment

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

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Relax & Unwind

20m Swimming Pool & Active 24 Fitness

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Galway City Location

Minutes from Galway City Centre with Free Car Parking

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The Connacht Hotel


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Cancel you room up to 24 hours prior to arrival with no charge. Exception for Advanced purchase rates. 



When you book your family break directly with us we include access to our Friendly Fellows Kids Club at no additional charge.



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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.

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