Galway Bay Hotel


The Promenade, Salthill, Galway, Ireland

About the Galway Bay Hotel:

Galway Bay Hotel prides itself on it’s outstanding reputation for fine food and superior service.

Exceptional facilities coupled with the dedication of an experienced management team ensure that your business is well looked after in the Galway Bay Hotel.

Business guests are central to our focus in Galway Bay Hotel, a fact reflected in our range of business facilities and services. Business guests can avail of the superb facilities at the hotel from the leisure centre, room service, formal and casual dining experiences, and a warm and welcoming hotel bar showing all major sporting events.

Contact number: +353 91 514 644

Guest Rooms

Galway Bay Hotel’s 153 bedrooms are both luxurious and stylish and are designed to ensure every guest comfort. Bedrooms include a range of family, interconnecting and sea view rooms plus six executive suites with plush contemporary décor and interiors.



Discover easy comfort and timeless style, warm bright décor and all the little luxuries you need to really feel at home. Plus all our classic rooms boast V1 spring beds that are designed to give a sleep experience unlike any other. With the extra option of garden views or views of Salthill’s famous promenade, whether you’re travelling with friends or family, in our Classic Rooms you’ll enjoy that 4 star Galway Bay Hotel atmosphere and warmth while having real space to call your own. Has 1 Double Bed.

Room Facilities:

  • En suite bathroom
  • TV, RADIO & complimentary WIFI
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • 24 hour room service from our friendly staff
  • Hairdryer, Iron & Ironing Board
  • Complimentary Newspapers on request
  • Cots on request
  • Fridges on request



With spacious and comfortable family rooms, 2 bedroom family suites large enough for 5 people and interconnecting rooms large enough for 8 people, at Galway Bay Hotel you’ll find space to really relax and enjoy yourselves. All are elegantly designed with plush contemporary décor and interiors, while every bedroom boasts V1 spring beds that are designed to give a sleep experience unlike any other. With a choice of room sizes, and lots of options for the little ones on request, you’re all set for a fantastic family break.

Room Facilities:

  • An en suite bathroom
  • TV, radio and complimentary WIFI
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • 24 hour room service from our friendly staff
  • Hairdryer, Iron & Ironing Board
  • Complimentary newspapers on request
  • Cots on request
  • Fridges on request



Here on the Galway promenade with views that stretch across Galway Bay to the beautiful Burren Hills and beyond, being able to enjoy them from your room is a real delight. All our Ocean View Rooms have a full frontal view of the bay and come with little extras to make your stay something more. Touches like the chocolate dipped strawberries, bottled water and bathrobes and slippers combine with the warm, stylish décor and super comfortable spring beds to create a feeling that just makes your shoulders drop.

Room Facilities:

  • Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
  • Bottled water
  • Bathrobe & slippers
  • Complimentary daily newspaper delivered to room



For a stay to remember, these suites have it all. Open the door to plush contemporary décor with beautiful interiors and a spacious king-sized bed that guarantees a sleep like no other. Draw back the curtains and lose yourself in the stunning sea views that stretch over Galway Bay taking in the famous Blackrock on the Salthill Promenade and the mesmerising light over the Burren that is ever changing. A stay in one of the Galway Bay Hotel luxury suites is the perfect place to celebrate every special occasion.

Room Facilities:

  • A king-sized bed
  • Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
  • Bottled water
  • Bathrobe and slippers
  • A complimentary daily newspaper delivered to the room


  • On-site Coffee Shop
  • Special Diet Meals (upon request)
  • Breakfast in the Room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Good Coffee!



Whether it is a romantic dinner, a celebration get-together, a meal with the girls or a well-deserved treat, our award winning Bay Brasserie is guaranteed to delight. Our Group Executive Chef, Gavin O’Rourke and his team will spoil you with the freshest seafood and local produce, all served with style. For a taste of the sea, try our Wild Atlantic Way Seafood Chowder.

For family gatherings, small corporate functions, barbecues and buffets, at Galway Bay Hotel we have private dining options to suit every taste. Ask about our BBQ menu in our Conservatory or Terrace with spectacular sea views that stretch to the Clare Hills.



A gastro bar menu that features all your classic favourites, served all day long, along with a delicious selection of homemade sweet treats. A classically Irish bar that’s warm and welcoming… with great draft beers, craft beers and a selection of spirits that is second to none… welcome to our Atlantic Bar.

Whether you’re searching for a TV sports fix, a fireside to relax beside with a good book or space to soak up the atmosphere and share good times with great friends, our Atlantic Bar is the place to be. For a tranquil setting with sea views – grab a drink and relax in our Sea-View Lounge that flows out from the bar.



With a carvery lunch that has been awarded the best in Connaught, our Harvest Café offers wholesome lunches and delicious evening meals. The perfect place for a quick bite, the Café serves soups, sandwiches and salads alongside a tempting selection of homemade desserts and pastries plus an assortment of coffees and speciality teas.

What better way to while away an afternoon, than relaxing in our sun filled conservatory, chatting with friends and enjoying afternoon tea served the way it’s meant to be. Indulge in homemade sweet treats, mini scones with vanilla cream and homemade preserves, gourmet sandwich selection and select herbal teas and coffee.



Brunch is served every Sunday from 11am – 2pm in our Seascape Lounge.

Choose from a whole host of sumptuous options such as Louisiana Style Crab Cake with Quinoa Salad to Chorizo & Spinach Omelette.

As it’s Sunday why not pair your meal with a cheeky mimosa or a Bloody Mary, just two of the choices from our specially selected Cocktail Menu.

We are now offering Bottomless Prosecco for €6 per person with the purchase of a main course from our brunch menu. Maximum of 2 hours per table. T&C apply.



Kids often need to get fed quickly but at Galway Bay we believe that should mean healthy too. In our carvery at the Harvest Café, you’ll find lots of great value fresh and tasty options they can be served in an instant. Our bar menu offers lots of family favourites and in our Penguin Kids Club, healthy snacks and dinner are served too.

Celebrate their big day with style and a smile.

  • Award-winning 4 Course Meal overlooking Galway Bay
  • Children’s Menus with healthy options
  • Celebrating Child receives a gift
  • Kids Entertainer on selected dates
  • Fun supervised kiddies disco
  • Big Big Movie with popcorn and treats


  • Swimming Pool
  • Fitness/Spa Locker Rooms
  • Fitness
  • Body Treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Makeup Services
  • Waxing Services
  • Facial Treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Pool Towels
  • Indoor Pool
  • Massage
  • Fitness Center
  • Sauna



Relax and unwind in this tranquil cocoon at the heart of the Atlantic shoreline. Our treatments are inspired by the beauty and exhilaration of the western coast using VOYA organic Irish seaweed products to enliven the senses and unlock the revitalising effect of the wild Atlantic.

In our intimate wellness rooms, you’ll discover a range of treatments, from beauty to massage, all delivered by expertly trained therapists. We use the VOYA organic skincare range, which are all free from harmful chemicals and agents. At Cuan Atlantic Beauty, it’s all about a little relaxing ‘you’ time.



Our newly refurbished Leisure Centre includes a 15-metre heated swimming pool for you to enjoy a leisurely swim during your stay in Galway. Unwind in our relaxing sauna and make the most of our calming bubble pool and massage fountain.

Our Leisure Centre also hosts a well-equipped hotel gym with a range of fitness equipment including treadmills, bikes, recumbent bike, cross trainer, stepper, rowing machine, free weights and resistance weight machines.

At Galway Bay Hotel, we offer complimentary classes for guests throughout the week including zumba classes and aqua aerobics. On our doorstep, you’ll find Galway’s “Outdoor Gym”, the famous Galway Promenade. Join the hundreds of people who walk and jog this everyday or a plunge off the Blackrock diving boards just across the road.


The Galway Bay Hotel is a premier conference and meeting venue. From conferences and gala dinners, to product launches and fashion shows… it’s the perfect place for any function. Plus there’s the added benefit of our leisure centre and wellness rooms for any down time. All of our conferencing suites are located on the same level which creates an easy flow between spaces for your delegates.

Why Choose the Galway Bay Hotel?

  • Prime location on the Wild Atlantic Way.
  • Complimentary WiFi and car parking.
  • Dedicated conference co-ordinator and manager.
  • 6 purpose built conference suites with a capacity of up to 1000 delegates.
  • LCD projectors and electronic screens, microphones and podiums available in all rooms.


  • All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
  • Heating
  • Safe
  • Elevator
  • Honeymoon Suite
  • Family Rooms
  • Hair/Beauty Salon
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Non-smoking Rooms
  • Newspapers
  • Room Service


  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun Deck
  • Terrace



Pets are not allowed.


  • Beach
  • Kids’ Club (additional charge)
  • Diving Off-site
  • Library
  • Windsurfing Off-site(additional charge)
  • Golf Course (within 2 miles)



Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).


Front Desk Services
  • Baggage Storage
  • Currency Exchange
  • 24-Hour Front Desk


Cleaning Services
  • Ironing Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry


Languages Spoken
  • Swedish
  • Russian
  • Portuguese
  • Polish
  • Italian
  • Irish
  • English