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Come to Galway and enjoy its live music, entertainment, and food.

Explore lots to see and do in Galway—cozy bars, shopping, and popular sights from Eyre Square to Galway Cathedral.

Where to stay in Galway

The colourful shopping street in Galway...
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Galway City Centre

4.5/5Wonderful!(585 area reviews)

The fantastic nightlife and popular shops are just a few highlights of Galway City Centre. Make a stop by Eyre Square or Galway Cathedral while you're exploring the area.

Galway City Centre

Top Hotels in Galway

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
4 out of 5
Sandy Road, Galway, Galway
The price is $104 per night

Located in Galway City Centre, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Galway Shopping Center, Eyre Square, and Galway Cathedral. National University of Ireland-Galway ...

4.1/5Very Good! (988 reviews)

"Staff were very friendly and rooms were very clean. Central location. Would stay here again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
Jurys Inn Galway
Jurys Inn Galway
4 out of 5
Quay Street, Galway, Galway
The price is $109 per night

Located in Galway City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Galway City Museum and Eyre Square. Galway Cathedral and University Hospital ...

4.4/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"I liked the convenient location and friendly, helpful staff. The room was clean and bright. The bed was too small and did not make for a good nights sleep. The manger responded to my concerns and gave me a box of chocolates and offered a free upgrade to a room with a larger bed. I think king size ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Jurys Inn Galway
The Connacht Hotel
The Connacht Hotel
3 out of 5
Dublin Road, Galway, Galway
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $99 per night

This family-friendly Galway hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre, Royal Tara China Visitor Center, and Galway Mayo Institute ...

4.1/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"Great location if you have a car. Great food at a reasonable price in the restaurant. Decent, if a little dated pool (but make sure to pre-book a session during Covid). Friendly and helpful staff. Borrowed a fan when the room was too muggy - no problem. Would recommend if you’re driving as car parking ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

The Connacht Hotel

Popular places to visit in Galway

Eyre Square
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Eyre Square

4.5/5(331 reviews)

Peruse the modern art and floral displays of this park that takes you away from the bustle of the city.

National University of Ireland-Galway
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National University of Ireland-Galway

4.5/5(32 reviews)

Walk around the campus of National University of Ireland-Galway, a top university in Galway. Discover the entertainment choices and shops in this walkable area.

Galway Cathedral
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Galway Cathedral

4.5/5(161 reviews)

See a fascinating mosaic of John F. Kennedy in a modern church he visited in Ireland. Admire its rose window and artworks.

Galway Harbour
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Galway Harbour

4.5/5(138 reviews)

Cruise around the scenic sights of Galway Bay, see the historic Spanish Arch, spot charmingly colorful houses and dine in restaurants with water views.

Galway City Museum
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Galway City Museum

4.5/5(72 reviews)

See a variety of relics that tell the story of the city from prehistoric times to present day in this museum near the River Corrib.

Shop Street
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Shop Street

4.5/5(103 reviews)

During your trip to Galway, you can browse for the perfect souvenirs at Shop Street. Experience the area's entertainment choices and great live music.

Top things to do in Galway

Aran Islands,Cliffs of Moher & Cliff Cruise Tour from Galway
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Aran Islands,Cliffs of Moher & Cliff Cruise Tour from Galway

$77
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Cliffs of Moher & Burren Full-Day Tour
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Cliffs of Moher & Burren Full-Day Tour

$34
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Galway Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Galway Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

$14
Per adult
Connemara Full-Day Tour
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Connemara Full-Day Tour

$34
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Cliffs of Moher Express Transfer
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Cliffs of Moher Express Transfer

$28
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend
Connemara Day Trip from Galway: Kylemore Abbey and Ross Errily Friary
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Connemara Day Trip from Galway: Kylemore Abbey and Ross Errily Friary

$35
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

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