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Clayton Hotel Galway

#7 of 48 Hotels in Galway
Certificate of Excellence
Old Monivea Road | Ballybrit, Galway, Ireland
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Incredible cozy, warm and clean room to stay. Tub/Shower was luxurious after a long day of walking the historic sites throughout Galway. What a perfect place to energize oneself for more adventure the following day. Good food on the main floor level restaurant. Make no mistake: We were given the boot in the top floor restaurant since we didn't have... More 

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Thank A H
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear A H, Thank you for taking the time to post a review after your stay here in the Clayton Hotel Galway. I'm grateful that overall you enjoyed your stay despite your experiences in the restaurant. Certainly I'll be sharing your comments with the team there with mind to improving the level of service we consistently deliver to all our... More 

Ardara
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35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed in the Clayton hotel with family for an event.. This hotel was just perfect from start to finish .. My highlight was the staff who were friendly, professional and helpful. This hotel is comfortable and clean in all areas. Rooms are very comfortable although our room was on the smaller side as other family members had a more... More 

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Thank shadara
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear shadara, Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts and feedback from your recent visit. It's great you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay and I hope you'l find an excuse to come back in the very near future. Best regards Rory Fitzpatrick General Manager More 

ireland
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11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned after another lovely stay in the Clayton. Congratulations to the management & staff for making this hotel Top Class. Everything from Check in to dining, room cleanliness, pool staff was just perfect. Breakfast was so tasty and the choice was amazing. Can't wait to return ;-)

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Thank tincar
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear tincar, Thank you so much for posting a brief but glowing review of your recent stay here in the Clayton Hotel Galway. This is great feedback to get and I'm really appreciative of your very kind comments. Hopefully it won't be too long before you are back here in galway once again. Best regards Rory Fitzpatrick General Manager More 

Traverse City, Michigan
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62 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very nice welcoming room and bath. Staff were very friendly and helpful getting us on the correct bus to town so that we didn't have to drive. Service was wonderful as was the breakfast. Very comfortable bar area with great service.

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Thank Debbie812
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Debbie812, Thank you so much for posting a brief but wonderful review of your recent stay here in the Clayton Hotel Galway, Great comments about the staff and service, thank you. Best regards Rory Fitzpatrick General Manager More 

Chieveley, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my family for a 3 night stay in Galway and stayed at the Clayton Hotel as we were attending a function there on one of the nights. The hotel staff were fantastic; so knowledgeable and extremely helpful. The rooms were immaculately kept and towels and bedding were changed daily. The breakfasts were delicious and there was so much... More 

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Thank Claire F
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Claire F, Thank you indeed for posting such a great review. It's fantastic to learn that you enjoyed the whole entirity of your stay as well as the function in the ballroom. I really appreciate your kind comments and hopefully you'll be back again in the not too distant future. Rory Fitzpatrick General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to stay always on business with the Clayton but had not been in possibly 10 months. I always have enjoyed staying and the facilities and staff have always been very good. I have to be honest , I am staying here again tonight and I am very very impressed . Staff have been so courteous , and friendly... More 

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Thank Ken W
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Ken W, Thank you so much for such a kind and glowing review. We've made some changes to both the bar and room service menus recently to complement the development of our breakfast offering and it's great to learn the changes have been noticed. Our Head Chef Mat and his entire brigade have put a lot of time and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are jus back from a 2nite stay in the Clayton for my sisters hen, from the minute I contacted the hotel in August, to when we arrived ye have been incredible, a special thanks has to go to emer on reception, she is an absolute gem and a credit to ye and also for her minding your new staff... More 

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Thank Lynda S
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Lynda, Thanks so much for reviewing your recent stay and it's great to learn you were happy with everything. Emer's thrilled with your recognition of her hard work and I look forward to you all coming back again before too long. Best regards Rory Fitzpatrick General Manager More 

Sligo, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the start of our visit the welcome of the staff and the helpfulness of the staff was amazing. It was a very windy day and the lady behind reception jumped out to hold the glass doors. The rooms were clean, well dressed and equipped. The accessible room was amazing, so much thought and care to ensure highest level of... More 

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Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear alanwalker5, Thank you so much for posting such great feedback on your recent stay. We made some improvements to our accessible rooms over the last 18 months as enhancing our offering and services to as wide a market as possible is important to me. I really appreciate the sentiment of your review and I hope we'll see you back... More 

Millstreet, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed in the Clayton on a hen party of 16 girls and from start to finish the hotel staff were brilliant. The rooms are very spacious, the beds uber comfortable and the shower was amazing! We had finger food in the bar on the Friday night and dinner on the Saturday, we couldn't fault any meal and the... More 

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Thank Eimear K
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Eimear K, Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your recent stay here in the Clayton Hotel Galway. It's great to learn you were so happy with everything and I really do appreciate the fact you choose to stay here in the first place. Hopefully you'll find another reason to visit again soon. Best regards Rory Fitzpatrick General Manager More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent last weekend at the Clayton with my new fiancée celebrating our engagement. We arrived to the hotel to plenty of well wishes and got upgraded to a beautiful suite, and recieved a bottle of champagne on the house. The staff went above and beyond to ensure we had the most amazing weekend, and that everything was perfect offering... More 

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Thank Jamie E
Clayton-GM, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Jamie E, Thank you so much for posting a review of your stay and also for choosing to celebrate such a special occasion here in the Clayton Hotel Galway. It's great when people decide to share these things and moments with us as we get a great buzz out of it all as well! Congratulations once again and best... More 

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