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2016, 2017, 2018

At a Glance

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 1112 Reviews
4.0

Recommended for

  • Central location
  • Close to the beach
  • Family friendly
  • Good for shopping
  • Great service
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 1112 Reviews
4.0

Recommended for

  • Central location
  • Close to the beach
  • Family friendly
  • Good for shopping
  • Great service

Board basis explained

Board basis explained

...means that included in the price are all main meals, most drinks, which tend to be local varieties available during bar opening hours.

...means that breakfast, lunch and evening meals, are included in the price.

...means that your breakfast and evening meal is included in the price. In some cases you can choose to receive lunch instead of breakfast - the hotel will confirm this upon arrival.

...means that breakfast is included in the price.

...means that no meals or drinks are included in the price, but you will be provided with catering facilities in your accommodation to cook light meals.

...means that no meals or drinks are included in the price.

Hotel Info

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ATOL bonded

British Travel Award Winner
2016, 2017, 2018

Overview

The three star Western Hotel is located in the heart of Galway City and offers the highest standard of accommodation. This family-run hotel comprises of three impressive Georgian buildings and blends an old style feel with all modern conveniences. Enjoying a long tradition of hospitality experienced by our many guests year on year - a unique and friendly atmosphere ensures you feel entirely at home. Among the 40 rooms we have to offer are single double twin family and triple rooms as well as a room with facilities to accommodate our wheelchair using guests.The Hotel Western Bar is a warm and welcoming place traditional friendly and renowned for the largest open traditional Irish music sessions in Galway. Our hotel restaurant offers a tantalizing selection of food. A varied choise of delicious dishes are available from our carvery and snack menu with an A La Carte menu in the evening. Our meals are prepared from fresh local produce by our award winning chef.The Western Apartments are luxury 2 bedroom apartments catering for up to 5 people. The apartments are in the heart of Galway City located just a stroll away from the famous Eyre Square and are designed to give you a home away from home during your stay in Galway offering you a functional kitchen and seating area bathroom and two separate bedrooms. These apartments are non-serviced apartments but are equipped with a starter pack of soaps shampoos towels and tea and coffee. The Western Hotel is perfectly located for exploring Galway City with all major attractions only minutes away including the famous Eyre Square. The hotel is within walking distance of the pubs restaurants and historical locations that make 'the city of the tribes' the most exciting and colourful location in Ireland.------------------------To get to The Western we recommend you follow these directions: ---------------------------By Car:Use the AA road watch website for full directions to Galway City. As you approach Galway follow the signs for the city centre and continue towards Eyre Square. We suggest you head straight to our car-parking. Right before you reach our hotel you will see a small set of traffic lights. The road will provide you with two options; One to turn left towards Eyre Square and another to turn right down a small street (St Bridget's Terrace) Turn right down this street then the next left down the Cul de Sac. Our underground car-park is located at the end of the Cul de Sac. ----------------------------------By Bus or Train:Galway's train and bus station are located in the city centre just a three minute walk from The Western Hotel. On exiting the station turn left to head towards Eyre Square. Stay on the right of the square passing the NTL offices on the right. Turn right at Richardson's pub on the corner and proceed up Prospect Hill. We are located on the top of this hill on your left.----------------------------------By Plane:Galway Airport is located at Carnmore just 8km north of the city. Note there is no bus service at this airport therefore we recommend you avail of their car hire service or use one of the many taxis available at the airport. Approximate taxi fare to Galway City is 15.-------------------------------.

At a Glance

Board basis explained

Board basis explained

...means that included in the price are all main meals, most drinks, which tend to be local varieties available during bar opening hours.

...means that breakfast, lunch and evening meals, are included in the price.

...means that your breakfast and evening meal is included in the price. In some cases you can choose to receive lunch instead of breakfast - the hotel will confirm this upon arrival.

...means that breakfast is included in the price.

...means that no meals or drinks are included in the price, but you will be provided with catering facilities in your accommodation to cook light meals.

...means that no meals or drinks are included in the price.

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Facilities

Hotel facilities

Wifi

  • Internet access - wireless
  • Free WiFi - Public Areas
  • Free Wi-Fi

Food & Drink

  • Bar / Lounge
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant

Services & Shops

  • Business services
  • Luggage storage
  • Babysitting (Surcharge)
  • Event catering

General Info

  • Pets not allowed
  • Conference center
  • Check-out by noon
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • No- smoking property
  • Suitable for children
  • Total number of rooms 40
  • Patio
  • Multilingual staff
  • Check-in time starts 2:00 PM
  • Elevator/lift
  • Photocopy machines
  • Number of floors 4
  • Television in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Pets accepted
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

Parking

  • Parking

Room facilities

Room Amenities

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Alarm clock
  • Hair dryer
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Welcome amenities
  • In-room safe
  • Electronic/magnetic keys

Internet, TV & Phone

  • Phone
  • Direct-dial phone

Rooms & Comfort

  • Wake-up calls
  • Cribs/infant beds available on request
  • Extra towels/bedding
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Cribs/infant beds available

Bath & Shower

  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Nearest airport
  • Time zone UK + 0 Hour
  • Currency € Euro
  • Plug

Location

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Attractions Nearby

  • Galway Tours 0.12 miles
  • Padraic O'Conaire Statue 0.12 miles
  • The Fountain 0.12 miles
  • Eyre Square 0.17 miles
  • St. Francis Abbey 0.24 miles
  • Lynch's Castle 0.26 miles
  • Shop Street 0.27 miles
  • Galway Shopping Center 0.29 miles
  • St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church 0.31 miles
  • St. Augustine's Church 0.32 miles
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Resort Info

Galway

Galway

Galway City began as a small fishing village centred around the estuary of the River Corrib and is one of the fastest growing cities in Europe, becoming the third largest city in the Republic of Ireland after Dublin and Cork. Galway city is unique due to the strength of its Irish language, often referred to as the 'Bilingual Capital of Ireland’ with Irish theatre, music, song and dancing traditions, as well as TV production and Irish music all an integral part of Galway city life. Galway City is a vibrant place and boasts a diversity of culture and a cosmopolitan atmosphere, filled with entertaining street life and many things to see and do, with music, festivals, horse racing, the Saturday market, shops, theatres, the Cathedral, the docks and the University combining to create this mediaeval city of culture.
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The Western Hotel Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 1112 Reviews
4.0

Recommended for

  • Central location
  • Close to the beach
  • Family friendly
  • Good for shopping
  • Great service
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10/10 Amazing

16 February 2015

Lovely hotel

Lovely hotel, Situated in the ideal location, Very friendly staff, Very Clean hotel, Rooms were the perfect temperature.

The best thing about my stay was...

Location and the rooms were very clean