The Connacht Hotel


With a choice of dining, entertainment and free parking, The Connacht Hotel is the ideal hotel for the Galway Races 2021

Every year Galway Racecourse plays host to one of the greatest race meetings in the world, the famous and iconic Galway Races Summer Festival that takes place from Monday 26th July to Sunday 1st August 2021. After the unprecedenated events of 2020, the Galway races committee are chomping at the bit to get back in the saddle and showcase one the country's oldest and most loved race meetings. 

The Connacht Hotel...the place to be

We have some exciting plans all week to capture the atmosphere of Ballybrit here at the newly renovated Connacht Hotel, before, during and after each meeting on each of the days. 

Staying for the Galway Races

  • We've got a variety of Accommodation options, whether you prefer Double, Twin, Triple or larger rooms to Sleep 4 or Inter-Connecting Bedrooms. 
  • Self-Catering Apartments & Family Suites with Kitchenettes. 
  • Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi.
  • Complimentary use of our 24hr Gym and 20m Swimming Pool, Steam Room & Sauna.
  • Ample Free Onsite Parking & Bus Parking available. 
  • Choice of Dining options.
  • Live Music throughout the Galway Races. 
  • Bus Transfers available from Wednesday to Saturday.

Highlights from The Galway Races 2019

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