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Galway Bay Hotel

4.0 of 5 The Promenade, Galway, Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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Dublin, Ireland
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77 reviews 77 reviews
60 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Recently had cause to spend an overnight B and B at the Galway Bay Hotel for a conference. I stayed here on numerous occasions some years ago but hadn't been here for a while. It hasn't changed. While the cliched Irish themed bar still grates, the service is efficient and the room was spacious and very comfortable. There was a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in the Galway Bay hotel for one night. The staff in the hotel are very friendly and accommodating especially Annabel at reception, she had a very professional manner and a welcoming smile and she was very helpful with all our queries. We had a lovely sea view from our room and the breakfast was amazing you have a... More 

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Drogheda, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had our wedding reception here in October 2014, and our guests are still talking about the impeccable service provided by the friendly staff at the hotel, and the stunning venue that it is. From the moment we booked the date, Siobhan was helpful and always at the end of the phone to answer our questions. Stephen and John were... More 

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

Dear Keeva and Sid, Wow! We all read your wonderful review with great pride and joy! Thank you so much for choosing the Galway Bay Hotel as the venue for you very special day and for taking the time to share your very kind compliments. It was our absolute pleasure to welcome you both along with your families and friends... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is fabulous with amazing views and really comfortable rooms. There is a lovely relaxed atmosphere and the staff are very nice, especially Brian who looked after us when we ate in the bar, he was so friendly and helpful. The food here is delicious and there is a great choice of places to eat in the hotel. This... More 

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

Dear Alison, I am delighted to learn that your experience of the Galway Bay Hotel and your impression of the Galway Bay Hotel are both extremely positive. Thank you so much for your very kind feedback regarding all aspects of your stay. In a few short words you have captured the heart and soul of our very special hotel, one... More 

Tipperary, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went into Galway Bay Hotel last week with a group of friends after having walked the promenade on a very cold wintery day. We were all very hungry and in need of some hot food and drinks. Our waiter Brian gave us a warm welcome and after soup to start and excellent main courses followed by good coffee we were... More 

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

Dear Patrick, Many thanks for taking the time and effort to share your recent experience of the Galway Bay Hotel. It gives me great pleasure to read that you were very well looked after and that you felt that the quality of the service and also that the quality of the food were both excellent. Brian is delighted to be... More 

Killarney, Ireland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Recently, I had a fantastic weekend break in Galway bay hotel with a friend. I cannot say enough about the fantastic experience. The breakfast was fit for a king . Such a choice of food. You would not come away hungry !!! All the staff were so pleasant , especially the duty manager Patricia . She was so helpful and... More 

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

Dear Brendan, Thank you for your lovely review and very kind compliments. Thank you also for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently. I am delighted to read that you had such a wonderful experience. I will share with pride your kind compliments regarding all areas of the hotel with all on the team. Your positive feedback... More 

Dublin
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Can't recommend this hotel enough. Stayed recently with family and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Special mention to a manager named Patricia who was extremely helpful and friendly . What this place has above it's direct neighbouring hotel is the friendly staff, not saying the other hotels aren't but this one excels in customer service . The only down point... More 

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

Dear ‘robertwalshe’, Thank you most sincerely for your very kind words following on from your recent visit to the Galway Bay Hotel. All on the team are thrilled to read that you ‘cannot recommend us enough’; this certainly is the ultimate compliment to all. To excel in costumer service is most definitely our aim and it is very rewarding to... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing hotel can't say enough about it ! Stayed here during the Galway Races. The food is to die for with a delicious carvery for offer, great variety, service and value. The decor of the hotel is really well done. It was done up especially for race week, it really added to the whole occasion ! Can't wait... More 

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

Dear ‘Qualitystreet100’, Thank you for sharing your feedback and thank you also for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel last July. I am delighted to see that you had a most enjoyable time. I am looking forward to passing on your feedback to all on the team and I know that all will be thrilled. I use... More 

Nenagh, Ireland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in The Galway Bay Hotel for a 2 night break, it was excellent value as they had a "room sale" on. We stayed for 2 nights & had a lovely meal in the bar. Breakfast was excellent, even a pancake making machine!!! Superb service in all areas. There was Social Dancing on Sunday night,(its also on Thursdays) it... More 

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

Dear Mary, Thank you very much for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently and thank you also for your feedback. I am most pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you for your positive comments. It is very pleasing to see that you really enjoyed the quality of food you received at... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for three nights from the 11th Jan. Cannot compliment the hotel highly enough. From the time we checked in we were treated like royalty! Stayed in room 122, 1st floor room right near the lifts or a few steps down to the lobby. Despite this, never heard a sound a nightime. We had a package that included two... More 

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

Dear ‘AWEI12’, Thank you for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently and thank you also for this super feedback. I am delighted to see that you had such a nice time. Your positive feedback is most welcome and extremely encouraging; particularly in relation the quality of food at breakfast and at dinner in the Lobster Pot... More 

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Address: The Promenade, Galway, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Galway Bay Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 153
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