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The Western Hotel

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  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
The Western Hotel holds one of the most enviable locations out of all three star hotels in the West of Ireland, right in the heart of the vibrant Galway City Centre. Behind the Western's Georgian facade the hotel hosts charming en-suite bedrooms, a relaxing and intimate restaurant and a lively bar.For something extra special, The Western also provides 4 luxurious hotel apartments, just to the rear of the building. There is free on-site valet car park available for hotel guests.
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Multilingual Staff
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
301Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
142Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews eyre square great location car park washer dryer irish music city centre would definitely stay here again breakfast was included full irish breakfast double bed family room hotel bar few minutes walk shop street beds were comfortable would highly recommend this hotel visiting galway
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A lovely hotel close to Eyre's Square and down town Galway. We had a large room with a big, comfortable bed and big bathroom. The room was clean and warm with a balcony leading out over the courtyard. Car parking in the underground car park...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were offered a complimentary upgrade to a 2 bedroom apartment with free underground parking in the building right next door. Apartment was clean and spacious and quiet too. And we had the bonus of a washer/dryer combo (we couldn't make it dry our clothes...More

Thank Lauracgm
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Lauracgm, Thank you for choosing the Western Hotel for your stay in Galway. We are delighted to hear you have enjoyed an upgrade to one of our City Point Apartments. They are very spacious, modern and in great location! We hope toy welcoming you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Myself and my Husband have eaten here b number of times the food is Excellent and dry reasonably priced. They also do a carvery which works out at between €10_€12 which is very good for what you get defiantly recommend a visit.More

Thank noraja60
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear noraja60, Thank you so much for your lovely review about our restaurant and bar. We are always delighted to hear our guests appreciate good food and even better value. I have passed your review to our Head Chef and his team and they all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay in apartment style living very close to the main town. Apartments have their own kitchen and balcony. Plenty of places to go on foot. The restaurant bar and restaurant are hidden gems.More

Thank Nand P
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Nand P, Thank you for a nice review after your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear you have found our Apartments comfortable and in good location. A balcony with a nice view from some of them is a little bonus:) Thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, warm, friendly, good food, great beer, great entertainment, excellent staff, made a perfect place to stay, very handy for town just a short walk and your in the middle of everything, bar snacks good and good valueMore

Thank beakybett
Response from Thewestern1, Manager at The Western HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear beakybett, Thank you for choosing the Western Hotel for your stay in Galway City. It is always a pleasure to hear our guests enjoyed every aspect of their stay. Our staff do their best to go an extra mile to give 'Galway Welcome'! I...More

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16 May 2018|
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Response from ameustaceryan | Reviewed this property |
5 minutes walk And I would say very safe.
Lee H
29 March 2018|
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it fine if you can get a space.
Room Tips
"Have a drink in the bar."
4 days ago
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"Book it only if you have no other options."
26 Aug 2018
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"avoid first floor if you don't want noise or smoke coming into an open window"
11 Jun 2018
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"Don't use a credit card."
7 Apr 2018
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US$69 - US$565 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IrelandWestern IrelandProvince of ConnachtGalway
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