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Ardilaun House Hotel
Taylors Hill
Galway (Map west - E11)


Formerly a country manor, Ardilaun House Hotel, Conference Centre & Leisure Club is a 4-star hotel on 5 acres in the leafy Taylors Hill area just 1 mile outside Galway city.

Accommodation: There are 89 bedrooms, ensuite with remote-control tv, phone with modem, voice mail, radio, hairdryer, trouser press, tea/coffee facilities.

Bar & Restaurant: Blazers bar - very popular and always lively
Camilaun Restaurant - award-winning food.

Facilities: 5-star Leisure Club with 18 swimming pool and toddlers pool, jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, fitness suite and aerobics room, solarium, hydro spa pool, massage therapy.
Billiard room, Beauty Salon.
Conference facilities for up to 400 delegates. Car parking.

Recent Awards: AA 4-star, RAC 4-star, Bord Failte 4-star, Hotel Garden of the Year 2002.


Best Western Flannery's Hotel
Dublin Road
Galway (Map west - E11)


A family-run hotel, well-established in Galway and proud of their hospitality, Flannerys Hotel is located on the eastern outskirts of Galway city and offers very good value in accommodation & dining.

Accommodation: There are 130 newly refurbished bedrooms & suites, nicely decorated in pastel shades and soft colours. All rooms are ensuite with direct-dial phone, multi-channel TV,tea/coffee mking facilities, hairdyer, dataport PC connection, writing desk.

Bar & Restaurant: Award winning Galwegian's Restaurant, provides a varied menu with an emphasis on fresh food, specialises in local meats & seafood.
The Bar & Lounge are recently refurbished, and provide weekend music entertainment.

Location: The hotel is located on the main Galway-Dublin road, next door to the Galway/Mayo Institute of Technology (G.M.I.T) and is 2 kilometres from Galway's City Centre, on the East Side of the City.

How to get there: Located on the Main Galway-Dublin Road, 2km from Galway city centre. From Dublin on the N6, as you approach Galway,follow signs for Galway through 3 roundabouts. At the third roundabout, take the first left (Galway City East/Docks). Pass Galway Crystal, then through another roundabout, the hotel is on the right.
From Cork take the N20 to Limerick, and from Limerick take the N18. Follow signs for Galway as above.
From Shannon take the N18. Follow signs for Galway as above. Approximate journey time is 1 hour.


Claregalway Hotel, Conference Centre & Leisure Club
Claregalway Village
Co. Galway (Map west - E11)


A new luxurious hotel with a state of the Art Leisure Club and Conference Centre. Superbly situated on the edge of Galway City and at the Gateway to Connemara, 3km from Galway airport.

Accommodation: Air conditioned throughout the 48 ensuite bedrooms and suites, furnished with Tea/Coffee tray, trouser press/Irosn and ironing board, hairdryer, digital TV, internet/email access, ISDN phones, ensuite Bathrooms with turbo shower and heated towel rails.
All guestrooms are serviced by lifts. There are a number of purpose built wheeelchair accessible rooms. Non Smoking questrooms are available on request.

Facilities & Services:
River Bistro - serves modern Irish cuisine with extensive wine list. Sample dishes include spinach and smoked salmon roulade, slow roasted rack of lamb, prime fillet of irish beef.
Cusack's Bar & Cafe, where you can enjoy a light snack duirng the day and live music in the evenings.

5-star Health & Leisure Club with 18m swimming pool, air-conditioned gym with state-of-the-art equipment, steam room, sauna, solarium, aerobics & exercise studio, beauty & therapy rooms.
Childminding facility.

Conference centre for up to 450 delegates; banqueting for up to 300.
Car parking.

Location: In the village of Claregalway 12kms from Galway city, on the junction of N17 (Galway/Sligo) and N18 (Dublin/Limerick) routes. 3km from Galway airport.

Nearby: Good base for touring Galway, Connemara, Cliffs of Moher and Clare region.
There are several Golf courses nearby including Galway Bay Golf & Country Club, Tuam Golf Club, Connamara Golf Club, Galway Golf Club, Barna Golf & Country Club. These courses range from 9 hole par 3 courses to full 18 hole championship courses.
Local events include Race Week (end July), Film Festival & Arts Festival (mid-late July), Oyster Festivals (September).
Traditional music sessions in the pubs of Galway.
Touring & hiking in Connemara & the Aran Islands .


Clifden Station House
Clifden
Connemara Co. Galway (Map west - B10)


The last steam train departed Clifden over 60 years ago and today the railway station has been completely restored, retaining the old brick and native oak, and transformed into The Clifden Station House - a modern hotel with a great range of facilities, including leisure centre, body & skin care clinic, choice of bars & restaurants, and a courtyard of shops and design studios.

Accommodation: There are 78 bedrooms, modern yet comfortable, with direct-dial phone, tea/coffee making facilities, iron & ironing board, trouser press. There is a choice of either a double & single bed arrangement, or double with sofa bed. The hotel also has an executive floor with two junior suites.

Bar & Restaurant: Wining & Dining options are particularly good:-
The Dining Room Restaurant in the hotel has a varied menu and excellent service.
The Station House Bar is in the restored original Station Masters House and is now a lively bar serving food all day and providing entertainment at night & weekends.
The Signal Restaurant, in the Station House courtyard, reopened under renowned Chef Stefan Matz (ex Erriseask House) providing Irish and International cuisine with emphasis on the use of regional produce. Contemporary Fine Dining, with a À La Carte and Table D'Hote menus in a comfortable relaxed atmosphere. Open April - October Wed - Sun. Bank Holidays from 19.00. Advance booking required.
Clifden is also home to some top-class restaurants such as O'Gradys Seafood restaurant, Erriseask House, Rock Glen.

Facilities & Services: The Leisure Centre has an 18m indoor swimming pool, kids paddling pool, swedish sauna, steamroom, jacuzzi, gym and aerobics studio. Facilities include a childrens' playroom, table tennis, children's lifesaving & swim club, swimming lessons.
Rose Greene's Body & Skin Care Clinic offers a range of treatments including Facial treatments,Eye care,Electrolysis,Make-up,Hand care,
Body treatments: massage, mud wraps, mud packs, Slendertone etc., Waxing, Sun beds
The Railway children's club also organises children's activities during school breaks-activities run Tues-Sat for children 5-12; involves competitions, face painting, nature walks, treasure hunts

Location: Located in the charming village of Clifden in Connemara, 45 miles from Galway, 49 miles from Galway airport.

Nearby: Clifden Station House Courtyard - unique shops and design studios, many of the products cannot be found elsewhere in Ireland.
The Clifden Museum features new exhibition by pioneering aviators Alcock & Brown, whose landing spot is a few miles away.
Clifden village itself has some great pubs & restaurants, art & design studios.
Local sights include Connemara hills & national park, the superb views from The Sky Road, Kylemore Abbey, Golf at Ballyconneely, cruises to Inishbofin island...


Clifden Station House (Apartments)
Clifden
Connemara Co. Galway (Map west - B10)


These Self-catering Aapartments are part of the Clifden Station House - the original railway station has been magnificently restored and transformed into a superb hotel with leisure centre, with self-catering apartments, body & skin care clinic, choice of bars & restaurants, and a courtyard of shops and design studios.

Accommodation: Located next to the hotel and centred around the courtyard, there is a choice of 2- and 3-bedroom townhouse apartments.
All of the apartments are fully self contained and are contemporary in design. Each contains a comfortable sitting room/dining area, with cable TV and direct-dial phone, with kitchen containing microwave oven, washer/dryer, oven and hob.
All the bedrooms are individually designed with plenty of storage space. Freshly laundered linen and towels are supplied at no extra cost.

Facilities & Services: Guests of the self-catering apartments are invited to enjoy all the facilities that the hotel has to offer:
Railway Club organises children's activities during school breaks and the Summer Months -activities run Tues-Sat for children 5-12; involves competitions, face painting, nature walks, treasure hunts.
Full use of Leisure Centre - 18m indoor swimming pool, kids paddling pool, swedish sauna, steamroom, jacuzzi, gym and aerobics studio. Facilities include a childrens' playroom, table tennis, children's lifesaving & swim club, swimming lessons.
Secure Car Parking available
Babysitting services available upon request
Shopping at the design Platform center
Resident Hairdresser and Beauticians - Rose Greene's Body & Skin Care Clinic offers a range of treatments including Facial treatments,Eye care,Electrolysis,Make-up, Hand care. Body treatments: massage, mud wraps, mud packs, Slendertone etc., Waxing, Sun beds.

Bar & Restaurant: Wining & Dining options are particularly good:-
The Dining Room Restaurant in the hotel has a varied menu.
The Station House Bar is in the restored original Station Masters House and is now a lively bar serving food all day and providing entertainment at night & weekends.
The Signal Restaurant, in the Station House courtyard, reopened under renowned Chef Stefan Matz (ex Erriseask House) providing Irish and International cuisine with emphasis on the use of regional produce. Contemporary Fine Dining, with a À La Carte and Table D'Hote menus in a comfortable relaxed atmosphere. Open April - October Wed - Sun. Bank Holidays from 19.00. Advance booking required.
Clifden is also home to some top-class restaurants such as O'Gradys Seafood restaurant, Erriseask House, Rock Glen.

Location: Located in the charming village of Clifden in Connemara, 45 miles from Galway, 49 miles from Galway airport.

Nearby: Clifden Station House Courtyard - unique shops and design studios, many of the products cannot be found elsewhere in Ireland.
The Clifden Museum features new exhibition by pioneering aviators Alcock & Brown, whose landing spot is a few miles away.
Clifden village itself has some great pubs & restaurants, art & design studios.
Local sights include Connemara hills & national park, the superb views from The Sky Road, Kylemore Abbey, Golf at Ballyconneely, cruises to Inishbofin island...

Payment Policy:
Clifden Station House Apartments requires full payment in advance, as follows:
A non-refundable deposit & booking fee are required to complete the booking.
A further deposit of Euro200 per apartment per week is debited from your credit card within 2 days of completion of booking.
The remainder of the cost is debited from your credit card 6 - 8 weeks before arrival.
Please note that a service charge of Euro25 per apartment per week will also be charged. Any phone calls must be paid for.

Cancellation Policy:
The non-refundable deposit paid on completion of booking will not be refunded on cancellation.
Cancellations must be made to Clifden Station House Apartments at least 3 weeks prior to arrival, otherwise full payment is taken.


Clifden Station House (theme weekends)
Clifden
Connemara (Map west - B10)


The last steam train departed Clifden over 60 years ago and today the railway station has been completely restored, retaining the old brick and native oak, and transformed into The Clifden Station House - a modern hotel with a great range of facilities, including leisure centre, body & skin care clinic, choice of bars & restaurants, and a courtyard of shops and design studios.

Accommodation: There are 78 bedrooms, modern yet comfortable, with direct-dial phone, tea/coffee making facilities, iron & ironing board, trouser press. There is a choice of either a double & single bed arrangement, or double with sofa bed. The hotel also has an executive floor with two junior suites.

Bar & Restaurant: Wining & Dining options are particularly good:-
The Dining Room Restaurant in the hotel has a varied menu and excellent service.
The Station House Bar is in the restored original Station Masters House and is now a lively bar serving food all day and providing entertainment at night & weekends.
The Signal Restaurant, in the Station House courtyard, reopened under renowned Chef Stefan Matz (ex Erriseask House) providing Irish and International cuisine with emphasis on the use of regional produce. Contemporary Fine Dining, with a À La Carte and Table D'Hote menus in a comfortable relaxed atmosphere. Open April - October Wed - Sun. Bank Holidays from 19.00. Advance booking required.
Clifden is also home to some top-class restaurants such as O'Gradys Seafood restaurant, Erriseask House, Rock Glen.

Facilities & Services: The Leisure Centre has an 18m indoor swimming pool, kids paddling pool, swedish sauna, steamroom, jacuzzi, gym and aerobics studio. Facilities include a childrens' playroom, table tennis, children's lifesaving & swim club, swimming lessons.
Rose Greene's Body & Skin Care Clinic offers a range of treatments including Facial treatments,Eye care,Electrolysis,Make-up,Hand care,
Body treatments: massage, mud wraps, mud packs, Slendertone etc., Waxing, Sun beds
The Railway children's club also organises children's activities during school breaks-activities run Tues-Sat for children 5-12; involves competitions, face painting, nature walks, treasure hunts

Location: Located in the charming village of Clifden in Connemara, 45 miles from Galway, 49 miles from Galway airport.

Nearby: Clifden Station House Courtyard - unique shops and design studios, many of the products cannot be found elsewhere in Ireland.
The Clifden Museum features new exhibition by pioneering aviators Alcock & Brown, whose landing spot is a few miles away.
Clifden village itself has some great pubs & restaurants, art & design studios.
Local sights include Connemara hills & national park, the superb views from The Sky Road, Kylemore Abbey, Golf at Ballyconneely, cruises to Inishbofin island...


Fairgreen Hotel
Fairgreen Road
Lough Atalia
Galway (Map west - E11)


A 3-star hotel in Galway city centre just 3 minutes walk from Eyre Square, with Restaurant, Wine Bar, Spa & Leisure Centre.

Accommodation: There are 39 guestrooms and 3 suites. All rooms are quite spacious and modern. Each room contains the following amenities: Mini bar & snacks, tea/coffee making facilities, desk/work area, trouserpress, TV, phone, ISDN line, safe and lots of storage space.

Bars & Restaurants: The Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner. Breakfast is served from 7am to 10am, and guests can choose from a continental or the Full Irish.
Dinner is served from 6pm - 9.30pm, menu reflects seasonal availability of locally sourced produce.

A range of wine, soft drinks and tea/coffee is currently available throughout the day at the Wine Bar. A Full Bar Licence Application is pending, due October 2004.

Facilities & Services: Guests can also avail of a free visit to the Spirit One Spa, directly opposite the hotel, offers:
- well-equipped Gymnasium
- indoor pool area with a 17m x 8m Indoor Swimming Pool, children's pool & whirlpool
- steam room and sauna connected to an outdoor hot tub area.
- Spa treatment rooms and thermal suite, offers half day and day packages as well as a large variety of treatments.

Free car parking for guests.

How to get there: Situated off Fairgreen Road and the Lough Atalia Road, just a three minute walk from Eyre Square and from the main Bus and Railway Station.

Nearby:
Galway centre with the charming Eyre Square, Quay Street & High Street.
Tours to Aran Islands, Connemara, the Burren.
Galway Bay Golf & Country Club,a Christy O'Connor Jnr. designed championship Golf course, with Galway Bay surrounding the course on 3 sides.
Bearna Golf Club: Located approx. 8km from Galway, and 3km north of Bearna village, this golf course is set in typical rugged Connemara countryside.

Awards & Memberships: Member of the Mercer Accommodation Group.


Forster Court Hotel
Forster Street
Galway (Map galwaycityl11o13 - P10)


A new and luxurious hotel with a high standard of acommodation, located in city centre near the train station, Forster Court is close to the shops, pubs and cafes of Shop Street and Quay Street.

Accommodation: There are 50 bedrooms, comfortably furnished to a high standard, and with all standard facilities.

Facilities & Services: There is a busy Bar, a cosy restaurant with unusual decor, conference room facilities.

Location: The hotel is ideally located for a visit to Galway, being in the city centre but on a quieter street just off Eyre Square. On Forster Street just off Eyre Square, 2 minutes walk from the train & bus station. For parking, there is a public car park nearby.


Galway Central Travelodge
Tuam Road
Galway (Map west - E11)


The recently opened Galway Travelodge is centrally located 1km from the heart of Galway city. Offers great value for money with spotlessly clean, spacious, modern bedrooms.

Accommodation: Bedrooms have king size beds set with crisp duvets, complementary tea and coffee and TV with movies on demand. Each bedroom can accommodate up to four people: either two adults and two kids, or three adults and one child.
To accommodate individual guests needs there are smoking / non smoking rooms, family and disabled rooms.

Bars and Restaurants: Café / Bar open daily 7am – 10pm.

Facilities and services: Complementary off street car parking available.

How to get there: Follow signs for Galway city centre, at Joyce Roundabout take third exit onto Tuam road.
Northbound take the N17 into the city centre. The Travelodge is located on the Tuam Road (R336) approximately I km before you get to Eyre Square.

Nearby: Galway Airport (6 miles). City Centre (0.75 miles), Connemara National Park (20 miles), Galway Race Course (2 miles).


Gort na Coiribe Self-Catering
Headford Road
Galway (Map west - E11)


Gort na Coiribe is a new development of holiday apartments & townhouses within walking distance of Galway city centre, located on the main Headford Road as you enter Galway opposite the Galway Shopping Centre.

Accommodation: Bord Failte 3-star approved holiday accommodation with a variety of house styles, both Apartments and Houses, total of 145 properties.
There are 2-bedroom apartments, 4-bedroom duplex townhouses and 5-bedroom townhouses.

Facilities & Services:
- Residential Village Manager, Reception 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday
- Nightly Security, CCTV.
- Ample Car Parking, Bicycle Storage, landscaped grounds
- Information about the area in every property
- Direct Dial phone, voicemail, house to house dialling
- Multichannel tv
- Electric storage central heating
- Self Service Launderette (token operated).

Gort na Coiribe Holiday Village is situated within walking distance of the City Centre - located on the main Headford Road as you enter Galway opposite the Galway Shopping Centre which includes an Omniplex Cinema, a Bowling Alley, Laser Quest, a Pool Hall, Video Game Arcade, Restaurants and Shops.

How to get there: Gort na Coiribe Holiday Village is located on the main Headford Road as you enter Galway opposite the Galway Shopping Centre.
BY ROAD: From Dublin to Galway take the N6. From Castlebar, Westport and Ballina take the N17. From Cork, take the N20 to Limerick and from Limerick take the N18 to Galway through Ennis. From Belfast take the A1to Newry, N1 to Dundalk, N52 to Kilbeggan, N6 to Galway.

Payment Policy:
Gort na Coiribe requires full payment in advance, as follows:
A non-refundable deposit & booking fee are required to complete the booking.
A further non-refundable deposit of Euro200 is debited by Gort na Coiribe from your card within 2 days of completion of booking. The remainder of the accommodation cost is debited by Gort na Coiribe from your card 6 weeks before arrival.
PLEASE NOTE that an additional refundable Security deposit of Euro 150 is also required to be paid no later than your arrival date. This Security deposit will be refunded within 10 days after you have vacated the property, provided that your apartment is left in good condition.

Cancellation Policy:
The non-refundable deposit paid on completion of booking and the deposit of Euro200 will not be refunded on cancellation.
If cancellation is made less than 6 weeks prior to arrival, 50% of the total anticipated income from the booking is payable by the client.
For cancellations less than 2 weeks before arrival date 100% of the total anticipated income from the booking is payable by the client.

Please click here to read the Terms & Conditions for Gort na Coiribe before you make your booking.



Great Southern Hotel, Galway
Eyre Square
Galway City (Map galwaycityl11o13 - O10)


The Great Southern Hotel Group dates back to 1845 and its ten hotels are among the top hotels in Ireland. The Great Southern Hotel in Galway is the city's most famous hotel and has been transformed into 'an oasis of calm sophistication and elegance' since its refurbishment in 2003.

Large open fires, traditional afternoon teas and the tinkling of the grand piano are still to be enjoyed, as well as a superb Spa & Health Club, redecorated bedrooms, bar & restaurant.

Accommodation: Extensively refurbished and redecorated in 2003, the spacious guestrooms are a combination of Victorian elegance and modern luxury. There are also guest rooms catering for people with a disability. Guest room amenities include
- En suite facilities bath / shower
- Interactive Entertainment System, with TV, CD, Video and Internet Access
- Voicemail System, Bill Viewing,
- Work Desk, Modem Connection, Alarm Clock
- Tea / Coffee making facility
- Hairdryer, Iron / Ironing Board, Trouser Press
- Mini Bar in all rooms.

Dining: A tradition in the hotel for over 100 years, Afternoon Tea is served in the lobby with a tempting selection of pastries and cakes.
Croi na G - The hotel's cocktail bar, pre-dinner drinks in an old world atmosphere.
The Oyster Room - an elegant spilt-level dining room complemented by a magnificent bog oak sculpture created by a local artist. Extensive menu, best of local produce and cuisine. An Irish Coffee after dinner is recommended as Joe Heskin, the Head Waiter, is a world champion Irish Coffee Maker.
O'Flaherty’s Pub in the basement of the hotel is one of Galway’s favourite pubs. Serves carvery lunch and an extensive evening menu. All sports are shown live on the large screens. Live entertainment every Friday and Saturday night. 

The Square Spa and Health Club:
- Fitness Suite
- Outdoor Canadian Hot Tub, with views over Galway Bay.
- Steam room, Monsoon Shower, Hydrotherapy Bath, Relaxation room
- A range of massage, facial and therapy treatments

Services & Facilities:
- 24 hour Front Desk
- 24 hour Room Service
- 24 hour Concierge Service
- Dry cleaning / Laundry Service
- Daily Newspapers available
- Foreign Currency Exchange
- Babysitting service available on prior request
- Doctor/Nurse on call 24 hours
- Safety Deposit Box
- Non Smoking rooms
- Wake Up calls
- Devices for people with disabilities
- Wireless High Speed Internet Access
- Discounted car parking is available located a short walking distance from the hotel.

Location: In Galway city centre overlooking Eyre Square, minutes walk from the Quay Street / High Street area.

How to get there: Follow all signs for City Centre. The Great Southern Hotel is located in the City Centre overlooking Eyre Square.


Harbour Hotel
The Harbour
Galway (Map galwaycityl11o13 - 012)


New contemporary style hotel in Galway city centre adjacent to waterfront and all city activities.

Accommodation: Bedrooms are modern and warmly furnished with Harbour or City views. Facilities include TV with full cable access, desk, fax, modem, external phone lines & personal messaging service; tea/coffee tray, trouser press, hairdryer. Dedicated non-smoking bedrooms available.

Facilities & Services:
Krusoes Bar and Restaurant, stylish, comfortable, with secluded outdoor courtyard for fine days. Great Italian/Irish menu. Very popular locally.
Conference facilities including four conference suites.
Extra facilities include drycleaning, secure car parking, newspapers, beauty therapy, errand service.

Location: In Galway city on the harbour, a few minutes walk from Eyre Square, train/bus station, Quay Street.


Kingsvalley Hotel
Merlin Park
Dublin Road
Galway (Map west - E11)


Kingsvalley Hotel is a modern hotel just outside Galway city with 23 bedrooms, award-winning Bodkin's Bar and Eatery, Bodkin's Beer Garden and ample complimentary car parking.

Accommodation: All bedrooms ensuite with cable TV with radio, 24-hour complimentary broadband internet access, direct-dial telephone, trouser press with iron and ironing board, hair dryer and tea/coffee-making facilities. Many rooms have balconies.

Bar & Restaurant: Bodkins Eatery - run by award-winning Chef Patrick Kielty.
Breakfast offers a choice of Irish or Veggie cooked breakfasts, pancakes with blueberries, Boxty with sausage & bacon, French toast with maple syrup and bacon.
Lunch features an organic salad bar, organic breads & wraps, and hot carvery. Hot counter serves daily 12noon til 6pm.
A La Carte Menu is served daily from 4.00pm – 9.00pm

Bodkin's Locals Bar - an intimate bar with relaxed ambience
Bodkin's Lounge - stylish, with extensive food menu
The B Bar - contemporary; guest DJs and plasma screens.
Beer Garden - decked & paved Bar-B-Q Facility, heated canopy

Facilities & Services: Kingfisher Health & Leisure Club - located within a short walking distance of the hotel. Patrons of the hotel have access to the following facilities: swimming pool, sauna, steamroom, Jacuzzi & beauty salon.

How to get there: Kingsvalley is situated on the old Galway-Dublin Road next to Galway Crystal and is 10 minutes drive from Galway City Centre.


Menlo Park Apartments
Terryland
Headford Road
Galway (Map west - E11)


Menlo Park Apartments consists of 35 self-catering apartments located just outside Galway city, available June - August. Easy access from all major roads, and a short drive from Galway airport.

Accommodation: There are 2-bedroom and 3-bedroom apartments. A 2-Bedroom apartment caters for up to 4 people - 1 Double room, 1 Twin room, all ensuite. Kitchen/Lounge, Ground floor.
A 3-Bedroom apartment caters for up to 6 people - 1 Double room with spare Single bed, 1 Twin room, 1 Single room, all ensuite. Kitchen/Lounge.
The Kitchen has washer/dryer, microwave, fridge/freezer, iron/ironing board, cutlery, crockery.
The Lounge has settees and lounge table, phone with voicemail and internet dialing, multi-channel tv.
The rental charges covers bed linen, duvets & towels; electricity; tv & phone.

Facilities & Services: 24 hour CCTV and on-site manager; Babysitting (advance request); free car parking and bicycle racks. The Apartments are located on the grounds of Menlo Park Hotel and residents can avail of the hotel's facilities including: M.P.'s Bar & Lounge - open all day with bar food menu & carvery lunch; Oliver McGlynn Restaurant - contemporary and casual restaurant.

Location: Just outside Galway city on the Headford Road (N84), near the N6 (Dublin road) junction. 3km from Galway Airport. 1.5km to Galway city centre, 20 minutes walk.

How to get there: Approaching Galway on the N6 from East/South, bypass the village of Oranmore. Use the following directions through the next 5 roundabouts: 1st roundabout exit-Galway City West, 2nd exit-Galway, 3rd exit-Cliften, 4th exit-Castlebar/Clifden. On approaching the 5th roundabout you will notice the Ibis Hotel on the left. See the Menlo Park Hotel across the 5th roundabout with the apartments to the rear.
From North/Sligo - on approaching Galway through Claregalway take the 3rd exit of the 1st roundabout. Continue to the next roundabout with Ibis Hotel on the left and take the 3rd exit to the Menlo Park.

PAYMENT POLICY: An initial non-refundable deposit is required to complete your booking. A further deposit of Euro130 will be charged to your credit card within 2 days of reservation completion. The balance due will be charged to your card no later than 6 weeks prior to arrival. Rental charges cover bed linen, duvets & towels; electricity; tv & phone.

CANCELLATION POLICY: The initial deposit paid on completion of booking is non-refundable.
Cancellations should be made AT LEAST 6 WEEKS before your expected arrival time.
If you cancel from 2 - 6 weeks before arrival, then only 50% of the accommodation cost is returned.
If you cancel less than 2 weeks before arrival, the accommodation cost is not returned.

Additional Information: The apartment and its contents must be maintained and left in a clean and tidy condition on departure. A Euro100 security deposit is payable on arrival and will be returned once management is satisfied that the apartment is left in order.
Please note: The management reserve the right to terminate rental in the event of occupiers acting in a disruptive manner, causing a nuisance or disturbance, causing damage to the property or under any other circumstances that is deemed to be unreasonable.
Management is not responsible for property lost or damaged during the stay or after departure, but they will however try to assist the return of left property.
Pets are not permitted on the premises unless a written request is made and approval has been granted by management. Exception is made for guide dogs.
Noise levels should be kept at a reasonable level as a matter of courtesy.
Special requests - cots, camp beds, babysitting service must be made in advance and whilst we endeavor to provide so, it cannot always be guaranteed.
A full copy of the Terms & Conditions may be requested from the management.

Check-in & Check-out: Check in is from 3pm on the day of arrival and the premises must be vacated no later than 10am on the day of departure. Late arrivals are catered for but management must be notified in advance.


Menlo Park Hotel & Conference Centre
Headford Road
Galway (Map west - E11)


Menlo Park hotel provides old-fashioned hospitality with luxury holiday accommodation located just outside Galway city with easy access from all major roads, and a short drive from Galway airport.

Accommodation: Bedrooms are warmly decorated in rich tones, with cable TV, hospitality tray & coffee maker, ensuite bathroom with power shower, hairdryer.
Executive bedrooms are larger with a desk, king size bed, trouser press with iron, luxurious bathrobes. Other executive services include computer modem socket, fax/copier, safes, sofa beds.

Facilities & Services: M.P.'s Bar & Lounge - open all day with bar food menu & carvery lunch.
Oliver McGlynn Restaurant - contemporary and casual restaurant, with emphasis on good food.

Reduced rate access to nearby Gym & Fitness Centre.
24 hour office, 24 hour security; Valet laundry. Free parking.
Non-smoking rooms; handicap accessible rooms.
Conference facilities for up to 200 people.

Location: Just outside Galway city on the Headford Road (N84), near the N6 (Dublin road) junction. 3kms from Galway Airport.

Nearby: 1.5km to Galway city centre; 3km miles to Galway Crystal. 45km to Aran, 70km to Clifden.

Please note: For Group bookings (larger than 5 rooms) the customer is advised to book directly with the hotel as group bookings are not taken online.


Quality Hotel Galway Ryan & Leisure Centre
Dublin Road
City East
Galway (Map west - E11)


Situated on the old Dublin-Galway Road, just a ten minute drive or bus journey from Eyre Square in Galway city, the Quality Hotel Galway Ryan is an ideal base for your visit to this vibrant city.

Accommodation: 96 guestrooms, equipped with all you need for a comfortable stay, accommodating up to 2 adults and 3 children.

Child Rates: Up to 3 children up to age 16 can be accommodated in the room, at the following rates:
Euro30(age 3-10) or Euro40 (age 11-16) per child per night, including Breakfast, and Friendly Fellows Kids camp when available.
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Euro35(age 3-10) or Euro45 (age 11-16) per child per night, including Breakfast & Dinner, and Friendly Fellows Kids camp when available.

Facilities:Toddy's Bar is always alive with chatter and provides live entertainment most evenings. The Oranmore Restaurant, serves breakfast until noon, and a table d'hote and a la carte dinner menu in the evenings.

The Leisure Club has a 21 metre pool, children's pool, sauna, steam room, and jacuzzi. For the more energetic, there is a fully-equipped gym, large sports hall, and an aerobics studio. The Leisure Club also features our beauty therapy suite with aromatherapy, reflexology, beauty treatments and a stand-up turbo sunroom (by appointment only, all treatments are priced individually).

The Friendly Fellows programme at the Quality Hotel Galway Ryan caters for children from age 3 upwards, at weekends and mid-term, at no extra cost. The Teen Club, which is also available at weekends and mid-term, include activities such as Air Hockey, Karaoke Pool, soccer and cinema trips (additional costs apply for out of hotel activities).

The Quality Hotel Galway Ryan also participates in Samba Soccer, which starts in July.

July 2004: The hotel is currently undergoing an extension programme whilst this does not affect the main building and guest bedrooms, there may be an element of noise during the hours,Monday to Friday 8am -6pm and 8am 1pm on Saturday.

Also please Note that the Quality Galway Ryan will be Closed for refurbishment November from 04 until March 05.


Renvyle House Hotel
Renvyle
Connemara Co. Galway (Map west - B10)


Situated in Connemara right on the coast, north of Letterfrack, Renvyle House is a unique hotel with a great location, a long history and renowned for its food and service.

Renvyle House is a romantic old country house on its own farm, dating from 1883. Once the home of Oliver St John Gregory, this was where Yeats stayed on his honeymoon. Renvyle is famous for relaxed ambience and friendly welcome, with turf fires, cosy lounges, 9-hole golf course and award-winning food.

Accommodation: There are 65 comfortable bedrooms, nearly all with views of the mountains, ocean and islands, and great sunsets. All rooms are ensuite with bath and shower, remote control tv, direct-dial phone.

Facilities: The award-winning restaurant features traditional Irish beef, seafood, lamb and game, alongside more continental dishes. There is an extensive wine-list and the ambience is relaxed with open fires and friendly service.
There is a bar, a comfortable lounge with turf fires and sofas, a snooker room
On-site facilities include 9-hole golf, fishing in the lake, boating, outdoor swimming pool,tennis, horse riding, archery, clay pigeon shooting.

Nearby: Connemara Golf club. Walking and cycling in the Connemara hills, beaches, Connemara National Park. Nearby villages of Clifden and Letterfrack; Kylemore Abbey. Killary Harbour cruise.

Recent Awards: Moreau Chablis Dish Award 2003; Gilbey's Award for Excellence; RAC Dining Award. Ireland's Best Service Excellence Award; AA Rosette for Dining
Guide Recommendations: Bridgestone 100 Best Guide 2003; Georgina Campbell's Jameson Guide 2003.


The Lady Gregory Hotel
Ennis Road
Gort Co. Galway (Map shannon - E12)


Ideal base for touring The Burren and the Shannon region, The Lady Gregory is a bustling, friendly hotel with comfortable bedrooms, charming bar, good restaurant, Golf nearby.

Accommodation: There are 48 ensuite bedrooms, tastefully decorated, with satellite TV, radio, hairdryer, tea/coffee facilities, iron and ironing board, garment press, direct-dial phone, fax/modem line. Standard rooms have a Double bed or 2 Twin beds; Family rooms have 1 Double bed & 2 or 3 Single beds.
Room Service Menu until 9pm each evening.

Bar & Restaurant: There is a range of wining & dining options provided by the hotel's award-winning Chefs. A la Carte Menu is available in The Copper Beech Restaurant. Prices range from 10.00 Euro - 26.00 Euro. For the Table D'Hote menu, prices From 20 Euro - 25.00 Euro
Sunday Lunch Menu: 12.30pm - 2.15pm - Childrens Menu 9.50 Euro.
Jack B. Yeats Bar - a traditional style pub. Extensive Bar Food Menu and Carvery Lunch available daily.

Facilities & Services: Guests staying at The Lady Gregory Hotel have complimentry use of the 'Slim Gym' Gymnasium, offering own shower area facilities and modern gym equipment.
Guests can also avail of special Discounted Green Fees at the local 18-hole championship Gort Golf Course, designed by Christy O'Connor Jnr. Enquire at time of making reservation. There are several other championship Golf Courses in the area, including Doonbeg, Galway Bay, Lahinch, Woodstock.
The hotel has a fully equipped Conference facility and a wedding reception venue.

Location: On route N18 between Galway and Limerick, just south of Gort town. From Shannon International Airport - 1 hour drive; from Galway Airport - 40 mins drive.

Nearby: Coole Park home of Lady Gregory (1852-1932). The grounds are now a national forest & wildlife park.
Thoor Ballylee the former summer home of W.B. Yeats, this restored Norman tower house was purchased by Yeats in 1916.
Cliffs of Moher on the Clare coast - great views of the Atlantic coastline, Connemara Mountains and the Aran Islands.
The Burren remarkable bare limestone area with a combination of many unusual moonscape features. It is home to many varied species of flora.


Tuar Beag B&B
Tuar Beag
Spiddal
Co. Galway (Map west - D11)


Tuar Beag is a unique Country House built around the stone walls and fireplace of the original thatched cottage built in 1831 and lived in by the Feeney family for 5 generations. Guest comfort and enjoyment are important to Eamonn and Siobhan Feeney, who have formed long standing friendships with the many visitors who return to Tuar Beag regularly.
Tuar Beag is located on over an acre of garden in the small fishing village of Spiddal, which while part of the Connemara Gaeltacht (Gaelic speaking) is just 12 miles for the centre of Galway City and enjoys fine views over Galway Bay.

Accommodation: All rooms en suite with sea views. Facilties include TV, Tea & Coffee, Radio, Orthopaedic beds, hairdryer.

Facilities & Services:
Extensive Breakfast menu, acclaimed in the AA and Thomas Cooke guides.
Laundry & ironing facilities may be requested.

How to get there: Located on R336 coastal route from Galway into Connemara, a half mile west of the centre of Spiddal church.

Nearby: Tuar Beag is within walking distance of the renowned Irish music pubs and seafood restaurant in Spiddal. 12 miles from Galway city, it is an ideal base for visiting the Aran Islands, the Connemara Area, the Burren and Galway city.

Awards & Memberships:
Bord Failte approved.
4 diamond rating from the Automobile Association
Recommended in Thomas Cooke guide

Payment:
Please note that the balance of payment must be paid IN CASH on arrival at Tuar Beag.


Waterfront Hotel
Salthill
Galway (Map west - E11)


Located on the seashore promenade of Salthill, all rooms have views over Galway Bay, and a 15-minute walk along the promenade brings you into Galway city.

Accommodation: There are 64 ensuite bedrooms and suites that all have a view over Galway Bay. For extra space and comfort, each bedroom is furnished with a lounge or kitchenette. All bedrooms are ensuite, and furnished in modern style décor. Facilities in all rooms include cable tv, trouser press, direct dial phone, tea & coffee making facilities, hairdryer.
The standard Double rooms can comfortably accommodate 2 adults and 2 children.
The Penthouse and one-bedroom suites are designed with an additional living area with couch settee and dining table & chairs, and kitchenette with refridgerator, microwave & toaster.

Bar & Restaurant: Kitty O'Sheas Bar and Restaurant is located on site. The traditional-style bar overlooking Galway Bay is open daily, a bar menu is served all day until 10pm. Evening meals in the restaurant.

Facilities & Services:
Photocopying/faxing.
Laundry / Dry-cleaning.
Tourist Information / Tour & Travel arrangements.
Free parking.

How to get there: The Waterfront Hotel is located on the promenade of Salthill overlooking Galway Bay and is 1 mile from Galway city centre.


Westwood House Hotel
Dangan
Upper Newcastle
Galway city (Map west - E11)


Country surroundings in the City - a 4-star hotel on the edge of Galway city and at the gateway to Connemara. Air-conditioned throughout with 50 deluxe bedroooms & suites; award-winning restaurant, health & leisure club, bar, extensive lounge areas, ample car parking.

National Awards of Excellence Winner, March 2003- Westwood House received a National Award of Excellence for Customer Satisfaction from CIE Tours International.

Accommodation: There are 50 air-conditioned ensuite bedrooms, furnished with locally handcrafted furniture. Facilities include spacious bathroom with power shower and heated mirror, multi-channel remote control tv & radio, phone with built-in modem, tea & coffee making facilities, built-in trouser press/iron & ironing board.
All guestrooms are serviced by lifts. There are a number of purpose built wheelchair accessible rooms. Non-smoking guestrooms are available upon request.
You can upgrade to one of the luxury Suites for Euro20 per person per night extra, when available.

Bar & Restaurant: The award-winning Meridian Restaurant serves modern Irish cuisine. Sample dishes include steamed local mussels, spinach and smoked salmon roulade, slow roasted rack of lamb, pan roasted guinea fowl, prime fillet of irish beef...
The Meridian also serves a Table d'Hote Sunday Lunch menu.
There is a spilt-level Bar with open fires & alcoves; Live Music Every Friday & Saturday Night. All major sporting events are shown on a big screen in the upper level of the bar. The upstairs level of the bar can be booked to host private parties; a Buffet menu can be provided for such events.

Facilities & Services: For a nominal charge guests can make full use of the facilities at the nearby Kingfisher Club - an exclusive Health & Leisure club, with swimming pool, sauna, steamroom, state of the art gymnasium, beauty salon, between 7am - 11pm Mon - Fri, and 9am - 9pm Sat & Sun.

Location: Located just 1 mile from Galway City Centre on the main Galway to Clifden N59 road.

Nearby:There are several Golf courses nearby including Galway Bay Golf & Country Club, Connemara Golf Club, Galway Golf Club, Barna Golf & Country Club. These courses range from 9 hole par 3 courses to full 18 hole championship courses.

Sightseeing around Galway. Local events include Race Week (end July), Film Festival & Arts Festival (mid-late July), Oyster Festivals (September).
Traditional music sessions in the pubs of Galway.
Touring & hiking in Connemara & the Aran Islands.


Clarinbridge Court Hotel
Clarinbridge
Galway (Map west - E11)


Located less than 15 minutes south of Galway city in the village of Clarinbridge, the Clarinbridge Court Hotel is set in woodlands in a relaxed Country House atmosphere with extensive lounges, superb facilities and a nearby Leisure Centre.

Accommodation: Bedrooms are spacious and luxurious and are ensuite with satellite tv, hairdryer, trouser press, tea/coffee facilities. Family rooms accommodate two adults and two children.

Kids Stay Free: Up to 2 children, aged up to 12, may also stay in the room. A third child may also be requested, depending on the availability of larger rooms. Childrens meals are charged as taken. Please specify number and ages of children when making your booking.

Bar & Restaurant: Kilcornan Restaurant uses fresh local produce and seafood specialities.
Mollie Greaney's Bar & Old World Snug features Bar Food and entertainment.

Facilities & Services: Nearby Leisure facilities are complimentary at our sister hotel in Oranmore and include 20 metre swimming pool, kiddies pool, gym, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, solarium and beauty therapy suite.
There are extensive Conference and banqueting facilities, with air-conditioning, ISDN, natural light, dual PA system for up to 400 guests.

Location: In Clarinbridge village. Signpost on the left as you arrive in Clarinbridge from Galway.

Things to Do: Clarinbridge village and Oyster festivals
Morans of the Weir - thatched pub on a country lane outside Clarinbridge, serves Guinness and seafood.
Galway is just a few minutes drive away.
The hotel is an ideal base for touring Clare to the south and Galway & Connemara to the north.

Please note: For group bookings (any larger than 4 rooms) the customer is advised to book directly with the hotel as group bookings are not taken on line.


Galway Bay Hotel and Leisure Centre
The Promenade
Salthill
Galway (Map west - E11)


The Galway Bay hotel, Conference & Leisure Centre situated on the Promenade Salthill, has an uninterrupted view of the sea and is situated directly overlooking the famous Galway bay.

Accommodation: There are 153 bedrooms, many with sea views and all rooms have multichannel television, direct dial telephones, tea/coffee making facilities and hairdryer.

Bar & Restaurant: The Lobster Pot Restaurant which has both an A La Carte and Table d'Hote menus enjoys magnificent views of Galway Bay on three dimensions..
'An Scadan Caoch' is a lively tradtional Irish Pub with traditional music on weekends and where a warm welcome always awaits you.

Facilities & Services: Leisure Centre with Swimming pool, sauna, steamroom and fully equipped gymnasium, in-house Beauty salon, Business Centre, Conservatory, Library and Conference centre.
Galway Golf club is right 'next door'
Conservatory and terrace overlooking the Bay; library; conference facilities.

Location: From Galway city, follow signs for Salthill; the Galway Bay hotel is in Salthill, on the right across from the promenade. Leisureland complex is right next door.


Quality Hotel and Leisure Centre Galway
Oranmore
Galway (Map west - E11)


This superior 3 Star hotel provides convenient access to all west of Ireland destinations. Situated beside the village of Oranmore close to Galway airport and on the N6 approach to Galway City.

Accommodation: All 113 rooms at the hotel are comfortable, spacious and quiet. Complimentary Tea & Coffee facilities and equipped with Satellite TV, trouser press and well appointed bathrooms.

Kids Stay Free:For families there are extra large Family Rooms to suit 2 adults and 3 children. Up to 3 children under the age of 12 can stay free in the room, but must pay for all meals (breakfast & dinner).

Facilities & Services: The hotels recently refurbished leisure centre, The Quality Leisure Club is equipped with 3 swimming pools, White Flag approved, this is set against a backdrop of 60ft windows which gives a feeling of the great outdoors – indoors. Allied to these, are the steam-room, solarium and beauty therapy suite (including reflexology ad massage treatments). A high-tech gymnasium is designed for individual use and the Aerobics Room for Group instruction in disciplines such as Tai-Bo, Palates, Yoga and Spinning. The newly completed Conference Centre comprises six rooms: Two Conference rooms, three syndicate rooms and one executive boardroom. The setting is ideal for executive meetings, training, seminars or presentations.

Bar & Restaurant: Lannigans Steakhouse has an A la Carte Menu features mouth watering dishes such as Tex Mex Sizzlers, Combo Platters, Succulent Steaks, Pork Ribs and even Healthy Options. The Q Bar & Café is a contemporary style bar – spacious, bright yet comfortable and relaxing. Café Menu which is available all day. Q Bar also offers regular entertainment.

Location: Galway’s attractions are endless, local amenities include Golf, Horse riding & walking trails, Sailing, Galway Irish Crystal & Heritage Centre, Salthill & the National Aquarium. Children’s Discovery Museum. The hotel is an ideal base for touring Connemara & the Burren, Cliffs of Moher and West Clare.


Corrib View Guesthouse
12 Woodhaven
Merlin Park
Galway (Map west - E11)


A small family-run guesthouse located just outside Galway city, Corrib View has ensuite rooms with TV; tea/coffee facilities available; car parking. Swimming, golf, fishing, tennis are all available nearby.

Corrib Village, Campus Accommodation
Newcastle
Galway (Map galwaycityl8o10 - L7)


Located in the grounds of Galway University, on the banks of the river Corrib, the Corrib Village offers affordable campus accommodation in Galway, open from June to mid-September.
There are Single, Double and Twin bedrooms. Nightly rates include continental Breakfast. Non-ensuite rooms are also available at a cheaper rate.
Facilities in Corrib Village include restaurant, shop, laundry, creche, baby sitting. There is an Activity Centre offering canoeing, horse riding and tennis. You can book sports facilities at the University including squash, sauna, gym, track.

 

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