Book your room at Galway Bay Hotel
Galway hotel with pool, across from beachfront promenade
Overlooking Galway Bay
Directly facing Galway Bay, this hotel is across from the Salthill seaside promenade. The Galway Golf Club is adjacent. The Galway Atlantaquaria aquarium is 0.7 km away.
Dining highlights include the award-winning Lobster Pot restaurant and an Irish pub with live music. The health club offers an indoor pool, sauna, steam room, and gym. The hotel also features a day spa.
Decorated in warm earth tones, guestrooms at Galway Bay Hotel feature premium bedding, coffee/tea makers, cable TV, and complimentary wired Internet access. Windows open to the fresh sea air.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Galway Bay Hotel
At your hotel
Across from the promenade and beach, this hotel overlooks Galway Bay and the Clare Hills. The city center is a 5-minute drive away.
The Lobster Pot restaurant showcases fresh Irish seafood, including lobster. An Scadan Caoch, a traditional Irish pub, hosts live music on weekends. The Leather Lounge faces the bay. The hotel offers complimentary activities year-round, including cooking demonstrations, aqua-aerobics, book chats, and wine tastings.
The Leisure Center features a 15-meter indoor pool adjoined to a children's bubble pool, along with a sauna, steam room, and gym. Open 7 days a week, the Calmer Waters Health & Beauty Salon is a seaside retreat offering a wide array of relaxing massages, beauty and spa treatments, including hydrating facials, manicures, luxurious body scrubs, make-up and tanning; guests should call ahead to secure an appointment.
A conservatory and a rooftop balcony provide superb views of the promenade and bay. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the public areas and conference facilities are available. Other amenities include a library and in-room dining.
During school holidays and bank holiday weekends, fully supervised Penguin Kids Activity Camp keeps young guests entertained. Professional babysitters can be arranged subject to charges.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 153
- Number of floors - 3
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Health club
- Free Wi-Fi
- Children's club
- Rooftop terrace
- Luggage storage
- Hair salon
- Laundry facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Room service (24 hours)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of meeting rooms - 6
- Free self parking
- Spa services on site
- Steam room
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Children's pool
- Indoor pool
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Free self parking
In your room
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Cable TV service
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- In-room massage available
- Climate control
- In-room safe
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Eat and drink
Lobster Pot - Contemporary Irish and international cuisine. Specialties: Irish lobster and other seafood, Irish beef and lamb. Extensive wine list.
Café Lido - Casual setting for sandwiches, soups, salads, and freshly baked desserts.
An Scadan Caoch - Convivial Irish pub with live entertainment weekends and some holidays. TVs broadcasting sports events.
Leather Lounge - Tranquil setting with views of the bay. Adjacent to main pub.
24-hour room service is available.
Recreational amenities include an indoor pool adjoined to a children's bubble pool, a health club, a sauna, and a steam room.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Thalassotherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
The fine print for Galway Bay Hotel
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
We should mention
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Official Ireland Rating provided by Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority)
Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.