The Connacht Hotel

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4 indoor pools
4 indoor pools
Double Room | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Triple Room | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of The Connacht Hotel

The Connacht Hotel

3-star property
Family-friendly hotel in Galway with 4 indoor pools and restaurant

8.4/10 Very good

998 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Bathtub
The price is CA $141
Price available on 11/06/2022
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Dublin Road, Galway, Galway
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 4 indoor pools
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour health club
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Children's pool
  • Room service
  • Children's club
  • Childcare
  • 9 meeting rooms
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Television

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Craughwell Station - 17 min drive
  • Athenry Station - 22 min drive
  • Galway Station - 27 min walk

Restaurants

  • Shake Dog - 10 min walk
  • The Huntsman Inn - 10 min walk
  • Raw - Sushi In The Sky - 3 min drive
  • The Charcoal Grill - 3 min drive
  • The Skeff - 3 min drive

About this property

The Connacht Hotel

3-star family-friendly hotel
Consider a stay at The Connacht Hotel and take advantage of a terrace, a garden, and a library. For some rest and relaxation, visit the sauna or the steam room. Be sure to enjoy a meal at Ruebens Restaurant, the onsite restaurant. Aerobics classes are offered at the 24-hour health club; the property also has dry cleaning/laundry services, a bar, and conference space. In addition to a kid's club, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • 4 indoor pools and a children's pool
  • Free self parking
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), an electric car charging station, and barbecue grills
  • A 24-hour front desk, free newspapers, and a front desk safe
  • Guest reviews say great things about the location
Room features
All guestrooms at The Connacht Hotel feature perks such as premium bedding and laptop-compatible safes, as well as amenities like free WiFi and laptop-friendly workspaces. Guest reviews speak positively of the comfortable rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with eco-friendly toiletries and shower/tub combinations
  • Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Recycling, electric kettles, and daily housekeeping

Languages

English, German, Russian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 358 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:30 PM - anytime
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 4 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Supervised childcare*
  • Children's club*

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

What to do

  • Fitness classes
  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Working away

  • 9 meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • 24-hour health club
  • 4 indoor pools
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchairs available on site

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Russian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Recycling

Special features

Dining

Ruebens Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: EUR 50.00 per stay

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 12.00 for adults and EUR 5.00 for children (approximately)

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between December 22 and December 27.

Children & extra beds

  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Children's club access is available for an extra charge

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and window guards on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Connacht Galway
Connacht Hotel
Connacht Hotel Galway
Hotel Connacht
The Connacht Hotel Hotel
The Connacht Hotel Galway
The Connacht Hotel Hotel Galway

Frequently asked questions

Is The Connacht Hotel currently open?
The property is closed between December 22 and December 27.
How much does it cost to stay at The Connacht Hotel?
As of 7 Oct 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Connacht Hotel on 6 Nov 2022 start from CA $141, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Connacht Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Connacht Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Connacht Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Connacht Hotel?
Yes, there are 4 indoor pools and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at The Connacht Hotel?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Connacht Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking. Electric vehicle charging is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Connacht Hotel?
You can check in from 3:30 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11:30 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at The Connacht Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Caesar's Palace (13-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at The Connacht Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as sailing and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation onsite includes aerobics. Go for a swim in one of the 4 indoor swimming pools or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a 24-hour health club and a sauna. The Connacht Hotel also has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Connacht Hotel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, Ruebens Restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Shake Dog (10-min walk) and The Huntsman Inn (10-min walk).
What's the area around The Connacht Hotel like?
The Connacht Hotel is a short 17-minute walk from Lough Atalia and 2 minutes' walk from Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre. Travelers say that the hotel is in a great location.

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.6/10

Cleanliness

8.6/10

Staff & service

8.4/10

Amenities

8.2/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.6/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

A weekend in Galway
The front desk staff was very helpful Tip of the hat for "Lilly" The onsite gym is incredible Has everything The bar was lively short taxi ride to center of Galway Solid hotel
Christopher, 2-night trip with friends
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6/10 Good

Song, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Kevin, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Perfect for families
Lovely breakfast, great choice, pool was great as was big so could take the volume of people using it and still have swim lanes, comfortable room with plenty of towels, icing on the cake was it’s lovely staff, interactions with reception and staff at breakfast was really pleasant, all in all lovely hotel.
Lynda, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

pleasant stay
1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice hotel.
RENATA, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Neil, 2-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Room was extremely run down, carpet dirty, pictures were very misleading.
Jennifer, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Karen, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

John, 1-night family trip
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