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Galway stay

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Galway stay

Is it better to stay at Galway ..may be the salthill and do the connemara route if one is not travelling by car from Dublin ?

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1. Re: Galway stay

Will you have a car in Galway? Salthill is just the adjoining town so little difference,, if taking a tour some pick up in Salthill.

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If taking a tour, your itinerary would help.

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Thank you ! We had no plans to hire a car in Galway as we are their for 2 days only . Is it required to hire a car ?

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We prefer to do the connemara route by the organised bus tours as we have a 2 yr old son travelling with us.

pls advise as we have two full days in Galway .

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5. Re: Galway stay

There are three options for day tours from Galway, they are The Cliffs of Moher/Burren, Connemara/Cong and Aran Islands. Cliffs/Burren and Connemara/Cong tours are offered by Healy Tours, Lally Tours and The Galway Tour Company. For the Aran Islands there is a guided tour with Faherty tours or the bus/ferry combo from Aran Ferries with an added tour offered on the island by locals.

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Thank you ! So is it advisable to stay at Galway and do these tours ?? Can you tell me some good quiet hotels by the seaside ?

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The tours are based out of Galway so it would be necessary to stay in Galway, Galway has lots of good hotels, if you want to by the sea then Salthill would be better, there is The Galway Bay hotel and Salthill Hotel, lots of b&bs there too.

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I'd take the train from Dublin to Galway and stay central close to the station. One of these might fit the bill.

www.parkhousehotel.ie/

www.imperialhotelgalway.ie/

For a Connemara tour try these local companies.

www.lallytours.com/

www.healytours.ie/

The local 401 bus service from Eyre Square connects with Salthill should you require.

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9. Re: Galway stay

Great Salthill is what we were looking at :)

Thank you very much for your help !!

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10. Re: Galway stay

Satish,

this will also help you with distance to town and bus

tripadvisor.ie/ShowTopic-g186609-i429-k65865…

enjoy Salthill!