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The Western Hotel

33 Prospect Hill, Galway, Galway, Ireland

90%Rating

  • 80%Value For Money
  • 93%Security
  • 100%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

Property Information:

The three star Western Hotel is located in the heart of Galway city and offers the highest standard of accommodation. The family run hotel comprises of three impressive Georgian buildings and blends an old style feel with all modern conveniences.
The Western Hotel has a long tradition of hospitality, enjoyed by our many guests throughout the years. A unique and friendly atmosphere allows you to feel right at home.
Among the forty rooms we have to offer are single, double, twin and family rooms, as well as a room with facilities to accommodate our wheelchair using guests.

Please note: All rooms are non-smoking.

The Bar:
The Western Bar is a warm and welcoming place, traditional, friendly and renowned for the largest open traditional Irish music sessions in Galway.
There are Traditional Irish music sessions on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 9.30pm, Ceili Irish Set dancing on Wednesdays from 9pm, a local band playing all your favourite Irish songs on Friday from 9.30, a live band on Saturdays from 9.30pm and our house DJ playing all your old favourites on Sunday from 9.30pm.
Our bar is unique in that it is very much a local bar, popular with Galwegians, so mingling with the local people is very easy.

The Restaurant:
A selection of delicious dishes are available from our carvery and snack menu from 12pm-5pm and from our A La Carte evening menu between 5pm and 8pm (Sundays 12pm-5pm only)
Our meals are prepared from fresh local produce by our award winning chef.

Private Bar/Dining/meeting Room:
The Western Hotel also provides a private function bar which is ideal for hosting a variety of events. The Western Bar is happy to cater for birthdays, anniversaries, retirements, engagements, office parties etc. Our party menu offers a wide variety of delicious dishes to suit all tastes and budgets.

Services and Facilities:
Child Minding services available- please request at time of booking (approx 10 per hour. Any extra can be paid on departure)
Bar
Restaurant
24 Hr Reception
Complimentary wireless access in the bar.

The Western Hotel offers free underground Valet Car Park for all guests. Guests checking into CityPoint Apartments are also asked to arrive for their check -in to The Western Hotel. They will be given further instructions at reception.

Directions to Hotel’s short term underground parking:

Arriving from any direction, follow the signs to the City Centre and Eyre Square. Once on Eyre Square, take the road exiting the square at the top right-hand corner at Richardson’s Pub. Proceed onwards on the left lane. Pass TK Maxx, Galway City Council building and The Western Hotel and take the first turn left, then left again into St. Bridget’s Place. Our underground car park is on the left, down the ramp.

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  • Latest Review

    Nice hotel in good location in Galway. Very short walk to pubs, restaurants, and main square. Car park was small and cramped but we were able to get a spot both nights. Breakfast was pretty good for 10Euro. Staff were friendly. Would stay again.
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      Anonymous, USA, Couple, 25-30
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bar
  • Elevator
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hairdryers
  • Housekeeping
  • Luggage Storage
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wheelchair Accessible


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

The Western Hotel does not offer car park spaces; however, there is a small underground car park that can be used for the duration of the check-in. We advise all guests to arrive to our car park first for check in, use the lift to bring luggage straight to your room and then re-park your car to one of the car parks in the city. Guests checking into CityPoint Apartments are also asked to arrive for their check -in to The Western Hotel. They will be given further instructions at reception.





The Western Hotel Located at 33 Prospect Hill, Galway, Galway.
The Western Hotel
Ireland
Galway 33 Prospect Hill, Galway
90% 41
53.2761846 -9.0481638
The Western Hotel
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