Friendly Fellows Kids Club

Let us take care of the kids while you relax

Arts & Crafts
Face Painting
Sports Games

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”.

So over to the special people that make the magic happen in the “Friendly Fellows Kids Club

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

The Friendly Fellows Team are waiting to Welcome you.

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

We have such a variety of fun filled activities for you to enjoy over the summer holidays and of course, we are hoping the Mr. Sun, will shine for everyone this year.  But you know the Sun doesn’t need to shine at the Connacht Hotel Kid’s Club for the fun to begin, we just need all our younger Guests to visit the Kids Club and that’s when the summer holidays really start.

Our dedicated Kids Club, Friendly Fellows offer 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.

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

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. 

When your children are in the Kids Club, parents can enjoy a relaxing meal in Ruebens Restaurant or take some time out at Active Fitness and the Leisure Centre, safe in the knowledge that your children are being well taken care of.

Parents/Guardians of the children using our Kids Club must remain on the grounds of the Hotel.

Check out the list of activities below, we have worked hard to ensure each moment you spend with us will be super fun! 


Friendly Fellows Hours during weekends and school holidays*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
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



Here are some of the things you and your parents have said about us:
Thank you soooo…. much!

“ 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.”

“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.”

“The kids club which involves arts and crafts games and movie time with treats, the staff were so helpful and great to deal with."

“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!”