Galway Bay Hotel

Address: The Promenade, Galway, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on The Promenade, Galway, is near Salthill Promenade, Galway Atlantaquaria, Salthill Beaches, and Leisureland.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsGalway Bay Hotel

      Reviewed by terry.graue.9

      Great location near the water

      Reviewed Jul 18, 2013
      by (9 reviews) Los Angeles , United States Flag of United States

      Really nice modern hotel on the bay. Our room was superb, being a corner room with windows on two sides. This was a big help to let in a breeze since it was particularly warm when we were there in July 2013.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by frosty38

      The most wonderful experience

      Reviewed Jun 29, 2011
      by (2 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

      the staff and management was the best of all of my trips and as a travel consultant I have been to a lot of places

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      TripAdvisor Reviews Galway Bay Hotel

      4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

      Travel Blogs from Galway

      Last stop before the airport

      A travel blog entry by ginni53 on Sep 15, 2014

      1 comment, 37 photos

      Breakfast at Dromoland Castle was a thoroughly silver affair. The coffee server, creamer, sugars (light and dark), the salt & pepper, the vase, the teaspoons, the tea pot and the extra pot of hot water (in case the tea became too strong) were all silver. The staff was appropriately attired - see Downton Abbey. And the dining room was elegant. …

      More churches and shows to see

      A travel blog entry by terry.graue.9 on Jul 18, 2013

      5 photos

      Arrived at Galway in time for lunch at Taaffes Bar on Shop Street.

      After lunch, our tour bus stopped at Galway Cathedral. This cathedral was built on the site of a jail. The original doors remain on the wesgt side of the building.

      New Castle - university area

      At last, check in at our hotel - Galway Bay Hotel. Luckily our …

      The Burren!

      A travel blog entry by terry.graue.9 on Jul 18, 2013

      15 photos

      Depart Ennis 9AM.

      First stop is at the Kilfenora Burren Visitor Center in the Burren region.

      The visitor center is next to the Kilfenora Cathedral where the centuries old crosses are displayed under a glass roof.

      The Burren is from the Irish meaning 'great rock'. The rolling hills of the Burren are composed of limestone …

      Day 7: Clonmacnois and Galway

      A travel blog entry by angiekayaks on May 06, 2006

      6 photos

      Our tour began very early today as we were setting off for Clonmacnois which is situated in the center of the country. The ride from Dublin took nearly 2 hours.

      Clonmacnois is a monsatic site in Ireland with a large round tower, old stone churches and examples of old High crosses.

      All along our drive to Clonmacnois the weather was …

      Wrapping It Up

      A travel blog entry by rebeccabrent on Jul 06, 2012

      7 photos

      ... entirely non-American audience got what he was doing and laughed, and the others just looked puzzled. When I finally was on I said I didn’t quite know how to thank him, and expressed disappointment that he hadn’t mentioned my Olympic decathlon gold medal and my coming in second in the Miss America pageant, and many more in the audience then seemed to finally grasp that it was a joke and reacted appropriately. (I generally avoid jokes with ...