Hotel The Connacht in Galway - 3 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Personal daily newspaper for every room
  • Parking directly by the hotel

Hotel description The Connacht

The Connacht Hotel is conveniently located a mile and a half from Galway City Centre. We are located on the eastern approach road to Galway City Centre and offer extensive FREE car-parking.

The Connacht Hotel offers FREE Wi-Fi in all guest bedrooms and in public areas and complimentary use of our extensive leisure facilities at Active Fitness.  We have a  choice of accommodation including triples, twin, double & family bedrooms including interconnecting rooms which makes us an ideal location for Corporate, Leisure,  Family or Groups. In addition we offer one and two bedroom suites. All rooms are non smoking.

Our kids club with the Friendly Fellows is available most weekends and school holidays.

Choose to dine with us in either Rueben's Restaurant or Bar Solo.  Enjoy a drink in Bar Solo with Sky Sports & Setanta Sports and live music at weekends.


We offer FREE parking, FREE newspaper, FREE WIFI in all areas and including guest rooms. Also use of the extensive leisure centre. Reception hours: Every day: from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1970, Last complete renovation 2005, Last partial renovation 2020, Number of floors 4, Total number of rooms 358, Number of single rooms 0, Number of double rooms 270, of which have 2 separate beds 235, of which have a double bed 35, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 3, Rooms with connecting door 115, Number of suites (separate rooms) 84, Hotel closed from 2013-12-21, to 2013-12-27, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 15:30, Latest check-out 11:30, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Number of luxury rooms 6, Number of business rooms 28, Hotel, City hotel, Business hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, Holiday hotel, child-friendly hotel, Family hotel, No-smoking room 358, Family rooms available 165, Children's beds/cots 20

AddressShow map

19 Dublin Road, Galway, Ireland (Eire)


  • Station (Galway) 2.0 km
  • City centre (Galway) 1.99 km
  • Airport (Shannon Airport (SNN)) 64.56 km

Service times

Reception open:

1:00 AM to 1:00 AM

Reception manned at weekends:

1:00 AM to 1:00 AM

Earliest check-in:

4:30 PM

Latest check-out:

12:30 PM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Travelers' checks
  • Billing to corporate account possible

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Hotel-owned car park Fee per 24 hours 0,00 EUR
  • Car park is directly by hotel
  • Marked disabled parking space
  • Coach parking space at hotel
  • Restaurant(s) 2 open from 07:30.00 until 21:00.00
  • Hotel bar
  • Café/bistro
  • Garden/park
  • Indoor pool open from 06:30.00 until 10:00.00
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool
  • Fitness room
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • Video surveillance of hotel lobby
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby Hourly rate 0,00 EUR
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Fitness centre
  • Door with spy-hole in 358 rooms
  • Door with security chain in 358 rooms
  • Breakfast from 07:30 o'clock to 11:00 o'clock
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Diabetic food available

Room facilities

  • Easy access for wheelchairs
  • Wheelchair-friendly rooms in accordance with DIN 18024, 18025 Number 12
  • Cable TV
  • Pay-TV
  • TV remote control
  • Internet TV
  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Separate luggage store
  • Telephone by the bed
  • Telephone on the desk
  • Room safe
  • Kitchenette in 34 rooms
  • Fridge in 92 rooms
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker in 358 rooms
  • Microwave oven in 59 rooms
  • Ironing machine for pants in 358 rooms
  • Iron + ironing board in 358 rooms
  • Centrally controlled ventilation
  • Windows for opening
  • Full-length mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Emergency information
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • DSL/broadband Internet access in 358 rooms

In-house services

  • Hotel safe
  • Vending machine for beverages
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Changing mat for babies
  • Baby monitor available
  • Express check-out
  • Porter service Cost per item 2 EUR
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Laundry service
  • Personal daily newspaper for every room
  • Parking directly by the hotel
  • Evening entertainment
  • Babysitter Hourly rate 10 EUR

Hotel location

19 Dublin Road, Galway - City East

Evaluations of The Connacht

Overall 2 ratings, including comments: 2 ratings
8 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
100% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends
8.4 / 10
October 2017

The staff were excellent and really helpful

We had a superior room with a bed that was really two single beds stuck together!!!! If you want to sell the room as a superior room have a proper bed with no ´´grand canon´´ in the centre.

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