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Galway Bay Hotel

The Promenade, Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 9152 0520

€105+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 1,196 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.8
  • 9.3
  • 6.2
  • 6.1

Good to know

  • Great view
  • Professional service
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location. This seaside hotel is in Galway's Salthill resort area, directly across from the promenade and Galway Bay. The Galway Golf Club is adjacent. City center attractions are about a 5-minute drive. Hotel Features. The award-winning Lobster Pot restaurant showcases fresh Irish seafood. Other dining and refreshment options include an Irish pub, a bay-view lounge, and a casual café. 24-hour room service is available. Galway Bay Hotel's health club features an indoor pool adjoined to a children's bubble pool along with a sauna, steam room, and gym. The Calmer Waters Health & Beauty Salon offers a variety of beautifying, relaxing, and rejuvenating treatments, ranging from relaxing massages and luxurious body scrubs to make-up and tanning. A conservatory and a rooftop balcony overlook the promenade and bay. Other amenities include a library, complimentary wireless Internet access in public areas, conference facilities, and business services. Complimentary activities such as wine tastings, book chats, and aqua-aerobics, are offered year-round. A children's club keeps young guests entertained during school holidays and bank holiday weekends. Professional babysitting (surcharge) can be arranged. Guestrooms. Galway Bay Hotel offers 153 guestrooms. All feature premium bedding, complimentary wired Internet access, and cable TV with pay movies. Rooms also include coffee/tea makers, trouser presses, direct-dial phones, and complimentary newspapers. Windows open to the fresh sea air. Cribs (infant beds) and rollaway beds are available upon request at no extra charge. Bathrooms come with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. The hotel offers an evening turndown service.

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    AMENITIES

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Indoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Child-friendly
    • Cribs available
    • Laundry facilities
    • Spa
    • Child pool
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Steam room
    • Wedding services
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 1,196 reviews
    • 9.8 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.5 "Great parking, according to 95%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.9 "Easily accessible by car, said 79%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "Management was excellent, said 75%."
      7.1 "71% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 100%."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
      7.0 "70% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
    • 6.2 "Bar is ok."
    • 6.1 "Average amenities."
      5.4 "54% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.7 "67% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 6.1 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.2 "Average value."
    • 5.2 "Vibe was decent."
      5.2 "Only 52% thought, the hotel was stylish."
      6.7 "67% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    based on 777 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "Great parking, according to 96%."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      7.4 "74% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
    • 6.3 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.8 "68% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 6.0 "Bar is ok."
    • 5.2 "Vibe was decent."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought, the hotel was stylish."
      6.8 "68% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 370 reviews
    • 9.8 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.7 "Internet is average."
    • 6.3 "Pool is mediocre."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
    • 6.3 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.9 "91% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 47 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.0 "Food is delicious."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.6 "Average comfort."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
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    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
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    "Great view"
    "Professional service"
    "Friendly service"
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