Galway is perfectly balanced in history and magic. It meets every expectation for that quintessential and colorful Irish city, welcoming visitors with fresh seafood and shops galore. Standing along the western shores of Ireland, you’ll be perfectly situated to take in much of her beauty. Visit the Aran Islands aboard a ferry one morning. Hop in your car and explore Dublin’s fair city.
Let the magic seep in, let the rich Irish folklore take you over, and rest your head in any one of these fine accommodations come evening light.
Quay Street is a straight shot to Shop Street, the happiest lane in Galway. Shop Street features, of course, all the greatest shops and eateries! Not only a stone’s throw from Shop Street, Jurys Inn is also a 13-minute walk to the beach. What better way to rise in the morning than with a peek out your window to Galway Bay?
Rooms here feature “Dream” beds and you can be sure they live up to the name. With modern, fully-equipped rooms and a breakfast buffet, this is a great place to spend the night before tomorrow’s adventures.
Jurys Inn Galway
Address: Quay Street
Price: from 95 USD
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Luggage storage All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized 24-hour front desk Lift Facilities for disabled guests Express check-in/check-out Contactless check-in/check-out
Located in Galway’s historic Latin Quarter, The House Hotel is as beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside. Similar to its neighbor, Jurys Inn, The House Hotel is a mere 14-minute walk to stunning Galway Bay.
Within an old stone building, you’ll discover modern luxury at its finest. Its unique art deco style is show-stopping, especially when you consider its antique facade. Guest rooms boast an individual style, featuring every bell and whistle required for a comfortable stay.
The House Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Address: Lower Merchants Road, Tha Latin Quarter
Price: from 169 USD
Facilities for disabled guests All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Fire extinguishers Terrace Free WiFi Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines WiFi Dry cleaning
Griffin Lodge is a family-run, welcoming B&B and you’ll feel right at home as soon as you arrive. The feel of the shared lounge and bountiful pots of tea add a certain ambiance that’s hard to find elsewhere. Whether you’re looking to explore Galway locally, or ferry over to the Aran Islands, you’ll be glad to settle into your home away from home here on Fr. Griffin Place.
Griffin Lodge Guesthouse
Address: 3 Fr. Griffin Place
Price: from 65 USD
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Non-smoking throughout Cashless payment available Adult only All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Non-smoking rooms Process in place to check health of guests Parking
Now here’s a bargain - a safe, central, and clean bargain. You’ll find there are a lot of young travelers checking in here for the night. Galway City hostel offers free Wi Fi, luggage storage, breakfast, and a welcoming shared lounge.
Located right next to the train and bus station, this is your ticket to carefree exploration. You’re guaranteed to make some friends during your time here, all while keeping a little jingle in your pocket for those ferry rides to the Aran Islands or breathtaking moments at the Cliffs of Moher.
Galway City Hostel
Address: Frenchville Lane, Eyre Square
Price: from 25 USD
Books, DVDs, music for children Laundry WiFi Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas First aid kit available All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized WiFi available in all areas Designated smoking area
Also a bright and airy room in the heart of the Latin Quarter. You’ll find your host, Elena, to be very welcoming, offering fabulous tips to make you feel right at home.
All you have to do is walk out her front door and follow the music notes. Saddle up to any number of pubs for the night to drink in the live music and local cuisine. Laying in soft Egyptian sheets come nightfall will send you right into the sweetest of Irish dreams.
Chic room in the heart of the Latin QuarterGalway, Ireland
Top guest reviewstea and coffee facilities) weren’t clearthe room is comfy and quite fashionable lovely light in the morningapartment feels safe & has lots of original art in itthe room was wonderful and enjoying coffee with elena made it feel like homei loved the natural light and cleanness of the roomeverything was clean and tidythe room was clean and spotless extremely cozy and comfortablethe room and bathroom were spotless clean as wellthe house was clean and confortableour room was absolutely clean & comfortable
Host:elena is a wonderful hostelena was a great hostelena was truly a wonderful hostelena is a great host and provided me with everything i neededelena was such a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location as welllocation of apartment is the bestit's a perfect locationgreat apartment in a location that is brilliantcentral location comfortable bed great shower
They mean it when they say luxury. In this newly refurbished studio, you’ll discover the charm of an 18th-century building mixes well with modern conveniences, including 4G Wi Fi, an electric shower, and sumptuous Egyptian cotton bedding. Standing proudly in the heart of the Latin Quarter, a comfortable pair of shoes will lead you to all the city’s best-kept secrets.
Luxury for couples, @StayGalwayAirbnb, ❤️of GalwayGalway, Galway City Centre, Ireland
Top guest reviewsthe apartment was very nice as described/shown in the listingroomy and clean apartmentperfect place clean and quiet with a lot or charmclean upon arrival and easy check-in processit was both modern and cleancheck in and out very flexible the accomodation was very clean and in an excellent location
Host:garrett was a great hostexcellent host as wellgarrett is a lovely host and most helpfulexcellent stay and excellent hostgarrett was an extremely helpful and wonderful hostRead more reviewsabsolutely perfect location in galwaygreat location- within walking distance to food/pubs/shoppingthe location of this place is too perfect for wordsthe location was perfect for exploring galwaylocation location location awesome spot in the heart of galway city
Are you ready to draw back your curtains in the morning and look out over Galway Bay? Will glistening waters make for a good acquaintance over your morning pot of tea? This townhouse really is the cream of the crop. Those harbor views will ignite your mornings, while the glow of Shop Street stands 500 feet (150 meters) away. How about capping off your day with a delicious meal in the Latin Quarter? Great! That’s only 320 feet (100 meters) from your door.
Luxury City Center Town House Overlooking Harbour
Price: from 434 USD
Number of Guests: 11
We keep talking about Galway Bay, and that’s because magic reflects off its waters. This spot right here comes with a beautiful balcony, too.
As for the interior, it’s hard to know where to start. The kitchen is such a sight, it might be best to start there. The stonework behind the counters is something you’ll never see again. Its function matches its beauty, coming fully equipped for anything from a home cooked meal to a quick snack. The open-beam ceilings are a fine match for the home’s sensational stonework. The king-size bed is perfection.
Although we come to Galway Bay to see the sights, you’ll be more than a little sad to close the door on this humble abode when your time is up.
Homerez last minute deal - Amazing apartment with balcony
Top guest reviewswe had everything we needed and the apartment was clean and comfortable
Host:our hosts mary and ollie were amazing felt like we have friends in galwayRead more reviewsgreat location in walking distance to city center that is so vibrant and full of wonderful peoplenice location cute design very friendly hostssuch a warm welcome the unit was so comfortable and had a great location
This is a nice deal for such a fine hotel. You’ll have everything you need in these spacious, elegant, and well-equipped accommodations. With modern amenities and a central location, you’ll be glad you selected Harbour Hotel. 24-hour room service and front desk means you won’t be wanting for much during your time in this lovely harbour haven.
Harbour HotelGalway, IE
When’s the next time you’ll be able to lull yourself to sleep in the shimmering waters of Galway Bay? This 53-foot (16.2 meter) yacht isn’t short on space with four ensuite bedrooms.
Your sitting area below deck, a.k.a. the saloon, features plenty of headroom and a fully equipped kitchen. Above deck, feel free to take out your travel journal as the sun goes down on Galway Bay. I don’t believe the sound of gently lapping water ever gets old. Since you’re in Ireland, who knows what kind of song it’ll sing.
Luxury yacht in Galway city docksGalway, Ireland
Top guest reviewswe loved staying on the harbor and had plenty of room for all 7 of uswe had a very comfortable stay with 8 peoplecolettes place was great clean roomy very homey and warmso much space immaculately clean and a really fun experiencethe boat was spotlessly clean and lovely and warmit was super clean and both the boaters and non-boaters aboard loved itfantastic location so clean and thought of absolutely everything we could need
Host:the hosts were greathosts are friendly and helpfulour hosts communicated well and included thoughtful detailscolette was a great host and gave us wonderful recommendations for restaurants and walking tourscolette was a very attentive host super helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is idealgreat central location in galwaythe location is great - close to the center of townan excellent location just a short walk into the city centrea unique experience in a great location
Harbor magic and painted streets
The magic of Galway’s waters will lap up your dreams for many nights to come. The musicality of its pub scene will dance in your heart for the rest of your life. The truth of the matter is, the Irish have never lost their sense of hospitality. Each of these hotels, hostels, Airbnbs and VRBOs will welcome you with open arms and soft pillows.
Enjoy your stay. It’s very likely I’ll meet you someday, in this colorful bouquet known as Galway Bay.
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