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Galway Bay Hotel

#1 of 57 Hotels in Galway
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The Promenade, Galway, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed in the Galway Bay Hotel over the weekend as one of my dearest friends got married there . From start to finish we enjoyed every minute . The staff went out of their way to insure everyone was happy , from bringing our bags to the room and keeping up with kids demands for snacks . The breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had our wedding reception here on the 22nd May. I could not recommend this hotel enough. The staff were so helpful and catered for every need going the extra mile in all aspects. The food and attention to detail was amazing. Sergiy and Orla both made us feel at ease knowing they had it all under control. We would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love this hotel. A great location to explore the city of Galway. The accommodation's are just right, clean,nice beds and bedding and good showers. The breakfast buffett was excellent and the evening meals were wonderful. You will not be disappointed. I enjoyed the pool too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had our wedding here in May. I can not thank John Frazier and his team enough. They went to endless trouble to make everything perfect. The waiters and bar staff could not have been nicer to all our guests. Everyone was raving about the food and the service. We are delighted to have chosen this hotel and will be... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I already wrote it. *************was upgraded to a fabulous room when I said I was disappointed with the view from my room. Staff. Couldn't have been nicer especially the receptionist on duty. Don't recall his name sorry

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here Monday-Friday, really worth upgrading to sea view room. Wonderful views to wake up to, no noise from other rooms, i.e. doors slamming! Reception staff on check-in superb, friendly, informative. All the staff were very professional, friendly, helpful, although the bar staff in the hotel pub could learn from their colleagues !Booked evening meal as well as breakfast, both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I wanted to go to the Christmas continental market in Eyre square but didn't know much about Galway as I had never been there before but I had a stayed in the hodson bay hotel in Athlone so decided to stay in there sister hotel in salthill. Its an amazing hotel day or night and any age group, the food... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely hotel right on the beach front. Room are great spacious and very clean bathroom is very good size. Staff were excellent went above and beyond to help in any way we wanted. There's a fab Chinese just few minutes walk from hotel. Can very very busy esp on Saturday nights its worth getting reception to book you a table.... More 

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danmurph, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amanda, Your wonderful feedback is very much appreciated, thank you sincerely and thank you also for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently. All on the team are so pleased to read that you really enjoyed the quality of the guest bedrooms, the excellent staff and the location of the hotel. Hopefully we will have the... More 

Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel for the bank holiday weekend may 2015 for a group of 13 ladies celebrating my sister hen do! This hotel was above our expectations, the staff were so friendly and couldn't do more for you! The rooms were large, clean and nicely decorated. The breakfasts were lovely, with a great choice of food! The bar staff... More 

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danmurph, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ‘Tori M’, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and for recommending us to all. Thank you also for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel to celebrate your friend’s very special occasion. Your positive feedback is very welcome and indeed most encouraging. I have passed your feedback on to all on the team... More 

cork
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at galway bay hotel last weekend for a wedding. Had a lovely experience. The staff are so nice and extremely helpful in particular a lad called Steve Finn. The food was lovely for the wedding and breakfast was delicious also. Could not fault this hotel and would recommend

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danmurph, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Your positive feedback is most welcome, thank you sincerely. I am delighted that you had a very pleasant time whilst attending a wedding reception here recently. I am delighted also to read that you really enjoyed the quality of the food for both breakfast and dinner and it is great to read your complimentary comments regarding the team... More 

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