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Galway Bay Hotel

#1 of 48 Hotels in Galway
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The Promenade, Galway, Ireland
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Cork
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visited the Galway Bay Hotel with my wife, two young kids and my mother recently. We only stayed the one night as a get away in the bleak month of January. We didn't budge from the Hotel nor did we need to. The WARM kids pool was ideal for entertaining the small ones and the adult pool was relaxing... More 

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Cavan, Ireland
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54 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived in Galway in howling winds and lashing rain and got a warm welcome in the Galway Bay Hotel. Very friendly staff and great service. Breakfast is up there with the best and my wife knows. Dinner good and good choice. Lunch in Harvest is good and very pleasant staff. The leisure center is lovely with pool and sauna... More 

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1 Thank 2frank2
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear '2frank2', Thank you 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 had a very pleasant stay with us. Your positive feedback is most welcome. Particularly in relation to the very friendly staff and great service, the leisure area along with the... More 

Galway, Ireland
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143 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Where you get Top staff 500%. Amazing, bar staff, NIAMH, & the Guys! Thank you Niamh who helped locate my scarf in a few days, SENTIMENTAL VALUE!!! It was identical to some of the wedding hotel decor!

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37 Thank Anna N
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anna, Thank you for your wonderful compliments. I am delighted to read that we were able to locate and send your scarf to you. Believe it or not this happens quite frequently and we are only too happy to return lost items. Thank you also for your very positive feedback regarding the quality staff. I am thrilled to read... More 

Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for two nights, everything first class except for the service at dinner which was very slow. Breakfast was fantastic all you could want was available. Looking forward to going back in Sept. for a 4night break.

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2 Thank Silver D
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 'Silver D', Thank you for your very positive and constructive feedback. I am delighted to read that you had such a pleasant time whilst staying here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently. I am also delighted to read that you have booked to return for a four night break later in the year and we really look forward to... More 

Naas, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here earlier this month. Check in was fast.The room was spotless and we had fruit, bottled water and a dessert plate left in the room also bathrobes and slippers. The view from the room was great. Breakfast the next morning was buffet but it was fine. I cant wait for my next visit :))))))

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2 Thank alanje1234
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 'alange1234', Thank you very much for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently and also for taking the time to share your experience with us. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay so thoroughly. Thank you very much for your wonderful praise of your guest bedroom, the views from your bedroom and the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently spent one night here & I am gutted the visit was too short to completely avail of all the offerings in this hotel. We were warmly greeted at reception. The room was beautiful with amazing views of the sea. Despite Gertrude, the room was warm and cosy. Stunning. Breakfast the next morning was top notch with everything you could... More 

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2 Thank Jayne M
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jayne, I am delighted to read that you had such a nice time here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently. Thank you for choosing to stay here and thank you also for sharing your experience with all. Your positive feedback is most encouraging and we all are delighted to see that apart from the unfortunate early January weather you... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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66 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For Christmas this year we made the decision to go away rather than spend it with family and after much research we chose The Galway Bay Hotel. The package sounded fantastic and the reviews for the hotel were excellent. We booked the package plus an extra night so in total stayed for 4 nights. I cannot recommend this hotel highly... More 

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1 Thank Sinead U
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sinead, Wow! What a super review!! Thank you most sincerely and thank you also for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel over the Christmas period. Christmas really is a special time here in the Galway Bay Hotel and all on the team really enjoy going that extra mile to ensure all is perfect for all guests,... More 

Limerick, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed in the Galway Bay Hotel midweek in December. It was absolutely fantastic. The girl at reception when we arrived was so friendly and welcoming. The staff in the bar where we decided to eat also exceptional and the food top notch. Very friendly and accomodating. The rooms superb, the pool bliss. I can't recommend this... More 

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3 Thank Rebecca G
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rebecca G, Thank you for your wonderful feedback regarding your recent visit to the Galway Bay Hotel. It really motivates the team to continue to perform to the highest level consistently. We are all thrilled to read that you had such a pleasant and relaxing time and as I say your positive feedback regarding all areas of the hotel... More 

Waterford, Ireland
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted a few days away in mid-January. We decided to try Galway as we had been told it was a nice city, we were not disappointed. Our choice of hotel was the 4star Galway Bay Hotel which really does overlook the bay. We didn't actually see the "sun go down over Galway Bay" but because of the time of... More 

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2 Thank Chris45323
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 'Chris46323', Your wonderful feedback is very much appreciated, thank you most sincerely and thank you also for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently. We were delighted with the opportunity to pamper you - I am so lucky to have such a wonderful team all so focused and motivated when it comes to delivering top class... More 

Co Meath
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights in November. By the end of our stay we had been very well looked after, had met some lovely/helpful staff members. Our room was lovely, we had seaviews and lucky that the weather was good while we were there and were able to appreciate them. Room very clean and tidy with everything that we... More 

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2 Thank Mary M
Dan M, General Manager at Galway Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you for choosing to stay here in the Galway Bay Hotel recently and thank you also for your feedback. I am delighted to see that you had a most pleasant time with us and your positive feedback is most encouraging. Emma is thrilled to be mentioned in person and she passes on her gratitude to you –... More 

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