Welcome to the Connacht Hotel

Summer Family Breaks and Self-Catering Apartments

Family Friendly Hotel

With a choice of Bunk Bed, Family Suites or Self Catering options 

Family Summer Breaks

Including Family Dining, Kids Club and Swimming Pool 

Bunk Bed Family Rooms

A selection of Family Rooms & Inter-connecting Rooms available

Family Packages Available

Summer Family Holidays including Kids Club & Kids Activities 

Self-Catering Options

Family Suites with Kitchenette and Self-Catering Apartments available

Onsite 20m Swimming Pool & Children's Pool
Family Activities in Galway City

Lots to see and do in the city and beyond

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Book into the Connacht Hotel Galway and you are guaranteed to please the whole family. Create memories to last a lifetime with a family break at the Connacht Hotel Galway and it will go down as one of your best family holidays ever!


From the moment you arrive, you'll discover that as well as being a child friendly hotel, we're parent friendly too. At The Connacht Hotel Galway we know the time you spend with your family is precious, so we make it our mission to ensure that your stay with us is fun for all. Whether you are travelling with small children, teenagers or grandparents, we can customize an experience that the whole family will enjoy.


  • Complimentary use of cots and/or rollaway bed(s), subject to maximum occupancy. 
  • Complimentary use of baby bathtub, blankets and high chairs. 
  • Complimentary use of the leisure centre with 20m Swimming Pool and Kids Pool. 


Whatever the weather, there is always plenty to entertain young an old. Our ‘Friendly Fellows Kids Club’ offer a range of activities and a fun-filled program for weekends, mid-term breaks and through-out the summer holidays.

At the Connacht Hotel, pride ourselves on our dedication to appreciating how important our younger guests and their families are to us.  We get it, “when the children are happy, it makes your family break away so much more special”.

Enjoy sports, obstacles courses, parachute games, table tennis, a range of art and crafts, face painting and colouring competitions along with family activities, hip hop and line dancing.


The Connacht Hotel is one of the most family friendly hotels around, and it just got even better. If there's one thing that kids love more than a trip away it's bunk beds. Our new Bunk Bed Family Rooms have a double bed and a three sleeper bunk bed.

Choose from:

  • Classic Family Rooms
  • Bunk Bed Family Rooms
  • Family Suites (King Bedroom & Adjoining Double/ Single with Kitchenette)
  • Inter-connecting Bedrooms 

Young Explorers Family Package

With so much to see and do in Galway for families why not take advantage of our Young Explorers Family Package, for our families travelling with young children and toddlers.

The ultimate getaway for families with under 6’s, with dates available midweek from 6th May to 20th June.

Young Explorers Family Package includes:

  • Two nights Bed & Breakfast with a choice of family rooms available. Cots and rollways beds available upon request.
  • A family dinner in Ruebens on one evening. Relaxed and Family-friendly dining, with Childrens Menus and high-chairs available.
  • Keep your young explorer busy with adventures around every corner. We’ve arranged some exclusive discounts to local family attractions.
  • Our ‘Friendly Fellows’ Kids Club is open each evening with activities for 3 – 6 year old.  Younger children are welcome to come and use the playroom with adult supervision.
  • Full use of our Leisure Centre with 20m Swimming Pool & Kids Pool.

Summer Family Holidays

Plan a memorable family holiday in Galway this summer.

Summer Family Holidays (28th June-31st Aug 2019)

from €440 per room

Choose from two and three nights packages to include:

  • Bed and breakfast each day.
  • A Family Dinner in Ruebens Restaurant or Bar Solo with Children's Menus Available on one evening. 
  • Access to our renowned 'Friendly Fellows' Kids Club daily.
  • Full use of our Leisure Centre with 20m Swimming Pool & Kids Pool.
  • Free Parking and a Great Location in Galway City with so much to do on our doorstep.

Self-Catering Apartments

Our apartments are available on a minimum of a 2 night stay throughout Summer months. The ideal option for a Self-Catering Holiday in Galway. With the option of 1 or 2 Bedroom Apartments, suitable for up to 5 Adults or 3 Adults & 4 children. 

Located within the hotel complex, they offer secure, serviced accommodation and guests staying in our apartments can enjoy all of the hotels facilities which include:

  • Complimentary use of Active 24 Fitness, our 20m heated indoor Swimming Pool, Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi and 24 Hr fully equipped gym.
  • Free car parking is available throughout the hotel grounds.
  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • 24 hr Reception Desk.
  • Onsite Bar and Dining options.

October Midterm Breaks

Have a look at our family breaks and treat your family to an October Midterm Family Break to remember at the Connacht Hotel in Galway. We offer two great packages throughout the School Holidays. 

Halloween Midterm Offers (Valid 25th Oct - 2nd Nov 2019)

From €358 per room

Choose from two and three nights packages to include:

  • Bed & Breakfast each day. 
  • Family Dinner on One Evening
  • Full use of Leisure Centre and 20m Swimming Pool.
  • Access to our 'Friendly Fellows' Kids Club and schedule of activities.