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Come to Galway and enjoy its live music, entertainment and monuments.

Explore lots to see and do in Galway—cosy bars, shopping and popular sights from Eyre Square to Galway Cathedral.

Where to stay in Galway

Galway City Centre, Galway, County Galway, Ireland

Galway City Centre

4.5/5Wonderful!(117 area reviews)

The fantastic nightlife and popular shops are just a few highlights of Galway City Centre. Make a stop by Eyre Square or Galway Cathedral while you're exploring the area.

Galway City Centre

Top hotels in Galway

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
4 out of 5
Sandy Road, Galway, Galway
The price is £80 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct

Located in Galway City Centre, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Galway Shopping Center, Eyre Square and Galway Cathedral. National University of Ireland-Galway ...

4.1/5Very Good! (979 reviews)

"Amazing"…"

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2020

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
Jurys Inn Galway
Jurys Inn Galway
4 out of 5
Quay Street, Galway, Galway
The price is £61 per night from 11 Oct to 12 Oct

Located in Galway City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Galway City Museum and Eyre Square. Galway Cathedral and University Hospital ...

4.4/5Excellent! (977 reviews)

"I liked the convenient location and friendly, helpful staff. The room was clean and bright. The bed was too small and did not make for a good nights sleep. The manger responded to my concerns and gave me a box of chocolates and offered a free upgrade to a room with a larger bed. I think king size ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul 2020

Jurys Inn Galway
The Connacht Hotel
The Connacht Hotel
3 out of 5
Dublin Road, Galway, Galway
The price is £78 per night from 21 Oct to 22 Oct

This family-friendly Galway hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre, Royal Tara China Visitor Center and Galway Mayo Institute ...

4.2/5Very Good! (986 reviews)

"We had a great couple of days at The Connacht Hotel, the staff were friendly and professional. The food was excellent , great atmosphere in the bar, and with easy access to the city center, Salthill and Connemara and all it's beauty, The Connacht IS THE PLACE TO STAY."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

The Connacht Hotel

Top Holiday Rentals in Galway

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Jameson Court Self Catering Apartments
Jameson Court Self Catering Apartments
4 out of 5
173 Upper Salthill Road, Galway, Galway
The price is £119 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct

Situated near the airport, this apartment building is within 2 miles (3 km) of Caesar's Palace, Eyre Square and University Hospital Galway. Galway Cathedral ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (220 reviews)
Great stay in spite of Coronavirus

"The apartment was delightful and the staff very helpful. We would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Jameson Court Self Catering Apartments
Goldcrest Village Deluxe University Campus Apartments
Goldcrest Village Deluxe University Campus Apartments
3.5 out of 5
Upper Newcastle, Galway

Situated in Galway, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Music for Galway Limited, National University of Ireland-Galway and University Hospital ...

Goldcrest Village Deluxe University Campus Apartments
Galway Bay Sea View Apartments
Galway Bay Sea View Apartments
3 out of 5
The Promenade, Salthill, Galway, Galway

Situated in Galway, this beach apartment building is steps away from Leisureland and Salthill Beaches. National Aquarium of Galway and Caesar's Palace are also ...

4.4/5Excellent! (156 reviews)

"The views from our room were lovely. While we were a bit of a walk to the city center it wasn’t terrible. Additionally there was a bus stop literally right out front so if you were feeling tired from a day of shopping it was very easy to hop on the bus and be back in no time flat. The staff was very ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jan 2020

Galway Bay Sea View Apartments

Popular places to visit in Galway

Eyre Square
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Eyre Square

4/5(95 reviews)

Peruse the modern art and floral displays of this park that takes you away from the bustle of the city.

National University of Ireland-Galway
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National University of Ireland-Galway

3.5/5(7 reviews)

Explore the campus of National University of Ireland-Galway, a top university in Galway. Discover the entertainment choices and shops in this walkable area.

Galway Cathedral
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Galway Cathedral

4.5/5(44 reviews)

See a fascinating mosaic of John F. Kennedy in a modern church he visited in Ireland. Admire its rose window and artworks.

Galway Harbour
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Galway Harbour

4/5(44 reviews)

Cruise around the scenic sights of Galway Bay, see the historic Spanish Arch, spot charmingly colorful houses and dine in restaurants with water views.

Galway City Museum
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Galway City Museum

4.5/5(14 reviews)

See a variety of relics that tell the story of the city from prehistoric times to present day in this museum near the River Corrib.

Shop Street
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Shop Street

4.5/5(31 reviews)

During your trip to Galway, you can find the perfect gifts to bring home at Shop Street. Experience the area's entertainment choices and great live music.

Top things to do in Galway

Cliffs of Moher & Burren Full-Day Tour
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Cliffs of Moher & Burren Full-Day Tour

£27
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Aran Islands,Cliffs of Moher & Cliff Cruise Tour from Galway
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Aran Islands,Cliffs of Moher & Cliff Cruise Tour from Galway

£62
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Connemara Full-Day Tour
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Connemara Full-Day Tour

£27
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Galway Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Galway Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

£11
Per adult
Connemara National Park-Self guided with lunch from Galway
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Connemara National Park-Self guided with lunch from Galway

£45
Per adult
Connemara Day Trip from Galway: Kylemore Abbey and Ross Errily Friary
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Connemara Day Trip from Galway: Kylemore Abbey and Ross Errily Friary

£27
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Reviews of Galway

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
75
5 - Excellent 60.483870967741936%
4 - Good
38
4 - Good 30.64516129032258%
3 - Okay
9
3 - Okay 7.258064516129032%
2 - Disappointing
2
2 - Disappointing 1.6129032258064515%
1 - Terrible
0
1 - Terrible 0%

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

24 Mar 2020

Unfortunately we arrived amid the covid 19 so everything closed around us

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveller

23 Jan 2020

not too many Irish about the place these days

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

23 Dec 2019

Just love it we have family there

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

22 Dec 2019

Personally I love Galway, the hotel is within walking distance. I do have to comment that during Breakfast a staff member was asked by a number of guests in relation to when certain foods would be brought out to switch he snapped at people. Very igno

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

12 Dec 2019

Fantastic city. Great atmosphere. Can’t wait to come back

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

24 Nov 2019

Galway is a lovely, vibrant, friendly city with a great variety of shops, restaurants and bars and Salthill is a beautiful base to explore the city and surrounding area. Lots to see here, coastal, countryside, culture and city.

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