Claregalway is the perfect place to stay in Galway as a large number of the area’s star attractions are nearby. Two sights that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre and the ever-popular Lough Atalia. If time permits, be sure to also visit Galway Tours and the Padraic O'Conaire Statue.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a rewarding holiday destination. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Galway City Museum and the Galway Arts Centre. To catch home-grown and touring acts, spend an evening at the Druid Theatre, one of the region’s best-loved performing arts venues. Popular art galleries, include the Bold Art Gallery.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Admire the trees and flowers, take a few photos, or just listen to the birdsong at South Park.
While you are here, visit some of the local sights such as Galway Cathedral, Eyre Square and Spanish Arch. These spots are popular with locals and tourists alike. Whatever your faith, serenity and calm awaits at Claregalway’s holy places like the St. Augustine's Church and the St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church.
If golf is your passion, visit the Glenlo Abbey Hotel Golf Course and the Galway Bay Golf And Country Club in Oranmore. It’s a great way to enjoy the fresh air.
Finding somewhere comfortable to base yourself around the Claregalway area is easy. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Park House Hotel, the Jurys Inn Galway, and the Pillo Hotel & Spa.