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Galway Bay Hotel

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All reviewsthe lobster pot restaurantdan murphyharvest cafesea viewtop classkids clubwedding receptionwedding venueleisure centrerestaurant staffwould highly recommend this hotelfrom start to finishstaff were so friendlysalthill promenadegreat weekendfood was lovelyfantastic hotel
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Attended a friends wedding at the hotel recently and I can certainly see why they chose it. The location was stunning and as the sun was shining we had our drinks out on the terrace looking out over the sea. Compliments to the chef the...More

Thank Walna
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 27 June 2016

Dear Walna, Thank you very much for finding the time to write this wonderful review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your friend’s wedding and all other aspects of our hospitality offering. Over the years, we have worked extremely hard to ensure we provide...More

Reviewed 19 June 2016

Spent an afternoon here and was very impressed with its staff and location. Will be back as a guest soon. Food was very nice and the staff were most helpful and the lift for Disabled Guests was very good and took me to the Balcony...More

1  Thank Petersirish
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 20 June 2016

Dear Petersirish, Many thanks for your wonderful review- I'm thrilled that you enjoyed your visit to us. The team members you encountered during your stay represent the entire team, all of whom work hard to ensure our guests receive top quality service. I will pass...More

Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is right on the bay and along the Salthill Promenade. I used the fitness room once (which was nice) but you can get all your walking in on the promenade or into Galway itself. Overall the hotel was nice, but the rooms weren't anything...More

1  Thank BrenHen70
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 20 June 2016

Dear BrenHen70, Thank you so much for providing this feedback. I’m disappointed that you didn't enjoy the scrambled egg at breakfast- Our Executive Head Chef has extremely high standards as you experienced with the remainder of breakfast and will appreciate that you brought this to...More

Reviewed 17 June 2016

Gorgeous, serene patio view. You could relax if you chose to do so or keep busy walking along the ocean, viewing the gardens next door, etc. Service in the dining room was swift and friendly. Wonderful staff. Breakfast and dinner were amazing. I would highly...More

Thank trisht7k
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 20 June 2016

Dear trisht7k, Many thanks for taking the time to provide feedback which is extremely important in order to enhance the service we provide to guests. I will certainly take your comments on board regarding the heat of the jets and the issue you had with...More

Reviewed 17 June 2016

so it was my best mates wedding at the Galway bay hotel on the date above, this place is a amazing asset to Galway, but the staff on the day was unbelievable with orla as the wedding organizer for there wedding she pulled of the...More

Thank Laurence N
Response from Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay HotelResponded 29 June 2016

Dear Laurence N, Many thanks for providing such a fantastic review of the hotel and for recommending us as the perfect wedding venue. The bridal party should have nothing to think about on the day other than enjoying themselves and our dedicated wedding team take...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Concierge
Conference Facilities
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$ 102 - US$ 336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Galway
#2 Spa Hotel in Galway
#3 Family Hotel in Galway
#4 Luxury Hotel in Galway
#6 Romantic Hotel in Galway
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
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US$ 102 - US$ 336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Galway
#2 Spa Hotel in Galway
#3 Family Hotel in Galway
#4 Luxury Hotel in Galway
#6 Romantic Hotel in Galway
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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roisin235
5 February 2018|
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Response from KCRtravelreviews | Reviewed this property |
It’s about 20 mins walk from Galway city which has plenty of shops. There is a public bus stop outside the hotel. I’m not sure how often it runs
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meaxling
13 November 2017|
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Response from sligomol | Reviewed this property |
The street “Upper Salthill” has numerous restaurants within walking distance.
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Barbmom1
22 October 2017|
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Yes beds are big and comfortable
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"second floor and up are a good choice. Views are sea and promenade or beautiful gardens."
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