The Connacht Hotel


beat of the feet GalwayBlack Friday at The Connacht

It’s almost the weekend and it's an extra special Friday today. Black Friday is one of the busiest shopping days of the year. All over the country companies are slashing prices and offering amazing deals. We at the Connacht Hotel are no different. We are offering 30% off rooms here in The Connacht Hotel for 24 hours, log on to our website for great savings.

Our sister hotel The Forster Hotel in Eyre Square is also offering great discounts with 20% off rooms there.

Get your skates on
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One of the most population attraiction in Galway at Christams in recent years is the Ice Rink in Leisureland in Salthill. It’s a fantastic day out for all the family regardless of your level of ability. Opening hours are 2pm to 9pm mid week and from 11am to 9pm at the weekend and during the school holidays. The 600 square meter rink is housed in a 1000 square meter all weather tent.

Book your tickets here today!

Connacht Rugby V Cardiff Blues
Galway Women's Football Club

Connacht Rugby are back in action this Friday evening as they travel to Cardiff to take on the Blues. Kieran Keane’s men are looking for their first away win of the campaign. This is a huge clash for both sides as they are separated by one point in the table and fourth and fifth place. Connacht are missing the Irish international but still have a strong side heading to the Welsh capital.


Cardiff Blues: Matthew Morgan; Owen Lane, Garyn Smith, Willis Halaholo, Tom James; Jarrod Evans, Tomos Williams; Corey Domachowski, Matthew Rees, Taufa’ao Filise; George Earle, Damian Welch; Macauley Cook, Olly Robinson, Nick Williams

Replacements: Kirby Myhill, Brad Thyer, Anton Peikrishvili, James Down, Josh Turnbull, Lewis Jones, Gareth Anscombe, Harri Millard

Connacht: Tiernan O’Halloran; Niyi Adeolokun, Eoin Griffin, Tom Farrell, Matt Healy; Jack Carty, Caolin Blade Denis Buckley, Dave Heffernan, Finlay Bealham; Quinn Roux, James Cannon; Eoin McKeon, Jake Heenan, John Muldoon

Replacements: Shane Delahunt, Peter McCabe, Conor Carey, Gavin Thornbury, Eoghan Masterson, James Mitchell, Steve Crosbie, Pita Ahki

TV: Live on BBC2 Wales at 7.30pm

Find more information on their website here.

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