Friendly Fellows Kids Club

Let us take care of the kids while you relax

Arts & Crafts

Face Painting

Sports Games

The Connacht Hotel


The Longest Running Kids Club In Ireland 

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”. Our Friendly Fellow Team at the Connacht Hotel Kid’s Club, are so looking forward to welcoming you all to join us, during your stay.

Happy Holidays!!!!! to all our younger Connacht Hotel Guests.

The Friendly Fellows Team are waiting to welcome you

The Friendly Fellows Team have thoughtfully created activity programmes to ensure a fun-filled family holiday at the Connacht Hotel Galway for all ages. 

  • We are the longest running Kids Club in Ireland, set up in 1984 by The Galway Ryan Hotel.
  • We provide a safe, secure all-inclusive environment for childen of all ages.
  • We are here to ensure you have a memorable Family Holiday at The Connacht Hotel Galway.


Throughout the Summer Holidays, we are open 7 days a week and offer 2 sessions per day: 9.30am - 1pm and 6pm -11pm.
With supervised activities available to children aged 3-5 years and 6-12 years. Children under 3 years are welcome to visit the playroom accompanied by a parent/guardian.
With two sessions every day, the cost per day is €10 per child

Fun-Packed Schedule of Activities

Join the 'Friendly Fellows' Team daily for a host of fun activities. Our kid's club has age specific activities for 3-5 years or 6-13 years. 

  • Group Games include Hip-hop & Line Dancing, Karaoke Competitions, Talent Shows or Family Table Quizzes.
  • For the creative, try our Arts and Crafts with Lantern Making, Face Painting, Colouring Competitons or Jewellery Making.
  • Sports Activities include Gaelic, Hockey, Bowling, Soccar, Obstacle Course, Parachute Games and Table Tennis. 
  • Free Play and Wind down time with Puppet Storytime, Dress-up Games and Cinema Time. 

Summer Timetable; 21st June - 31st August 2019

Friendly Fellows Hours 
7 Days  Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat. Sun.
9.30am – 1pm
& 6pm- 11pm
9.30am – 1pm
& 6pm- 11pm
9.30am – 1pm
& 6pm- 11pm
9.30am – 1pm
& 6pm- 11pm
9.30am – 1pm
& 6pm- 11pm
9.30am – 1pm
& 6pm- 11pm
9.30am – 1pm
& 6pm- 11pm

Recent Reviews

" The kids club we would highly recommend they do so much with the kids. A big thanks to regina and Kieran and all the kids club staff ye were brillant. Our kids were crying leaving ye and ye were so thoughtful giving them an easter egg going home. We will definetly be back. Thanks again!"

"A huge thank you to the kids club staff our kids loved it so much they were crying leaving they kept talking about Regina and Ciaran how friendly and kind ye all were.”  

" They also have a kids club which was excellent. The kids could do in the morning and the evening for 2.5 hrs at a time. The kids loved it. We had 5 kids with us ranging from 6-12 and they all thought it was brilliant!"

"Both our boys loved the kids club, with lots of activities to keep them entertained, they never wanted to leave and always asked when they could go back.”