Galway Race Week

At The Connacht Hotel

The Connacht Hotel


Racing For Rosabel


Get ready for another thrilling Racing for Rosabel event at The Connacht Hotel!

Racing for Rosabel will take place on Monday July 29th, and a ticket includes:

  • Aperol Spritz garden party on arrival from 12 pm - with music entertainment
  • A delicious three-course luncheon
  • Tipster fun
  • Fashion Advice with Gráinne Seoige, Gillian Duggan, and Fiona Morgan Coleman
  • €6,500 worth of prizes for Best Dressed Lady, Best Dressed Gent & Best Headpiece
  • Transport to, and entry into, Ballybrit Racecourse

Tickets are priced at €90pp.

Prosecco Afternoon Tea

Gallop & Sip

Available: Monday 29th July - Sunday 4th August

Giddy up for the races and join us at The Connacht Hotel for our exclusive "Gallop & Sip", a pre-racing themed prosecco afternoon tea.

Running all week from 29th July to 4th August from €37 per person

Served between 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Indulge in a specially crafted race week themed menu It's the perfect warm-up to a week of excitement at the races!

For Reservations contact us on+353 (0)91-381251 or

Booking must be made at least 24hr in advance.

In House Make-Up Artist

Get race-ready with our in-house makeup artists!

Alina Belova will be available from Mon 29th – Thurs 1st July.

Book directly via Instagram or WhatsApp at 085161 1770.

First come, first serve. Don’t miss out!

Race Week Hair Styling

Look your best for the races with expert hair styling by Lydia McConville!

Available from Mon 29th – Thurs 1st July.

Secure your appointment on Instagram @lydia_platniumhair or WhatsApp at 087 457 2836.

Book early—spots are limited!

Hotel Guest Transfer

Make your race day hassle-free with our exclusive coach transfer service. Whether you're heading to an afternoon event or an evening race, we've got you covered!

Transfers available Wednesday 31st July - Saturday 3rd August


  • To Racecourse - from 3.30pm till 5pm
  • To Connacht Hotel - from 8.30pm till 10.30pm


  • To Racecourse - from 12pm till 2.30pm
  • To Connacht Hotel - from 6pm till 8pm


  • To Racecourse - from 4pm till 5.30pm
  • To Connacht Hotel - from 8.30pm till 10.30pm


  • To Racecourse - from 12pm till 2.30pm
  • To Connacht Hotel - from 6pm till 8pm

Enjoy a relaxed journey to and from the racecourse

€9 for a single trip, €15 for a return journey.

Payment: Cash only, payable to the driver.

Race Week Line up

Join us for an unforgettable week of live entertainment at The Connacht Hotel.

Kick back and relax pre or post races with live music all week long in Bar Solo!