The Connacht Hotel


Ideally located in Galway City, there are numerous activities available near the hotel.
Please note that all activities listed are subject to government guidelines

Cocktail Classes at The Connacht Hotel

Cocktail Making Class in Galway

Celebrate in style with our exclusive Cocktail Class! Nestled in the vibrant city of Galway, this experience is perfect for brides-to-be and their closest friends looking to add a splash of excitement and a dash of creativity to the pre-wedding festivities.

Class Details:

  • €35 per person
  • Includes: Hands-on tutorial and 2 signature cocktails
  • Available Fridays from 5 PM to 8 PM and Saturdays from 2 PM to 5 PM
  • Duration: 1.5 hours per session
  • Group Size: Max15 guests per class

Pre booking is essential

Galway Hooker Brewery Tours

Explore Galway Hooker Brewery - Guided Tour Experience

Dive into the heart of Galway’s celebrated craft beer scene with our exclusive guided tours of the Galway Hooker Brewery..

Walk through the steps of the brewing process with a detailed explanation from our knowledgeable guides. See, touch, and smell the raw ingredients that go into making the iconic Galway Hooker Beer.

Tour Details:

  • €20 per person
  • Includes:Guided Brewery Tour: 
  • Welcome Drink: Receive a refreshing beer on arrival, which you can enjoy as you explore the brewery.
  • Craft Beer Tasting: Savor a flight of three different Galway Hooker beers with our specially curated tasting board.
  • Duration: Approximately 1 hour

Galway Bay Golf Resort

A Round of Golf at Galway Bay Resort

Nestled along the scenic shores of Galway Bay, the Galway Bay Golf Resort offers an unparalleled blend of natural beauty and golfing challenge. This championship course, crafted by the legendary Christy O’Connor Jnr, stands as one of the finest golfing destinations in Ireland.

An Púcán

An Púcán, located on the corner of Eyre Square in the beating heart of Galway is an award-winning bar! Head to their newly renovated beer garden for refreshing cocktails and delicious food. 


Enjoy a dining experience like no other! HYDE is an elegant Bar and Gin parlour boasting the most extensive Gin collection in Ireland. Experiment with unknown potions and concoctions from their menu.

M.Fitzgerald's Bar

Located in Latin Quarter, M.Fitzgerald's Bar is a medieval-themed bar. Their extraordinary interior boasts some amazing features, including one of the original medieval walls of the city running through.

Group Activities

Here are just some of the local activity providers we would recommend:

Bubble football / Disco Dodgeball / Alternative Old School Sports Day with

Corrib Princess Cruise – take a fun cruise along the beautiful Corrib

Galway Dance Classes – a very fun group activity for all ages

Go Karting– something different for the afternoon. 

Greyhound Racing – Located minutes from the hotel. 

Galway Pedal Tours – Get a different view of Galway and visit a few bar along the way with

Great Escape Rooms – This is another fun activity to do during your Galway stay. Why not spilt the gang into teams and see who can solve the mystery the fastest? As one of the highest-rated escape rooms in the country, it offers great entertainment to while away some time!