Welcome to The Connacht Hotel

The perfect home away from home during your Irish adventure.

The Connacht Hotel


For over half a century, The Connacht Hotel has been serving an Irish welcome to guests from near and far.

Our Galway hotel has always played host to anyone looking to explore the city and the West of Ireland– and your adventure will be next. Galway is a home away from home for everyone who visits, offering a warm welcome, authentic Irish hospitality, beautiful scenery, and amazing experiences that can be cherished for a lifetime.

The Connacht Hotel, you’ll enjoy each of these and more. Our facilities are perfect for a relaxing stay in our charming city, while we’re also ideally located for those who want to explore everything great about the City of Tribes and the majestic Wild Atlantic Way.

Come visit us and see for yourself what a real Irish holiday should be like! Our popular Galway hotel offers a range of comfortable hotel rooms, suites, and self-catering apartments in Galway – plus, complimentary access to our Leisure Centre means you can take a dip in our 20m swimming pool.

If you’re flying into Dublin Airport, The Connacht Hotel is conveniently accessible via the M6 Motorway – and our free parking for cars and buses means you can travel as you wish.


We’re delighted you’ve chosen to stay in our beautiful city – and we’re looking forward to welcoming you. Galway city is known far and wide as the City of Tribes, owing to its medieval history. When you stay at The Connacht Hotel, you immediately become part of today’s tribe as an honorary Irish person.

From our Galway hotel, you’ll experience the city as it was meant to be experienced and enjoyed, meaning you can visit the many local bars, dine in our restaurants, and meet the locals who’ll be more than happy to offer you tips, insider knowledge, and fantastic Irish wit!

As the second-largest county in Ireland, Galway truly has so much to offer. You’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to things to do, whether you want to get out in the fresh Galway air or experience the many treasures the Wild Atlantic Way has to offer.

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 Groups.

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

 A Fantastic Kids Club, Friendly Fellows - The longest running kids club in Ireland.

 Galway City Central Location with a Bus Route at the Hotel Entrance, Onsite Taxi Rank and with close proximity to Eyre Sq.

Your Guide to a Family-Friendly Easter Break in Galway

Your Guide to a Family-Friendly Easter Break in Galway

Easter 2023 is going to be eggshellent, and The Connacht Hotel wants all our visitors to have a cracking Easter family break in Galway.

Easter is a really fun time of year – and Galway is a fantastic place to make the most of it. If you’re looking for a magical, family-friendly experience, the City of Tribes is the place to discover it!

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What's On In Galway - March 2023

What's On In Galway - March 2023

There’s so much to see and do across Galway this March – and The Connacht Hotel has you covered with a comprehensive list of the highlights. Take a read below and see what you fancy – there’s something for everyone to enjoy!

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What's On In Galway - February 2023

What's On In Galway - February 2023

With 2023 in full swing, there has already been so much happening around Galway the last few weeks – and February will continue that trend. Join us as we dive into some of the social calendar highlights to come. You might want to mark some of these in your diary!

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