We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ard Ri House Hotel

Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
Milltown Road, Tuam H54 V267 Ireland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
7 Oct8 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$127.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Tuam hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "089c06eec80d421ab95db94f2d8ff9f1", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1016892,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[54276126],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":10,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":127,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"089c06eec80d421ab95db94f2d8ff9f1","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":127,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":127,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Ard Ri House Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA4OWMwNmVlYzgwZDQyMWFiOTVkYjk0ZjJkOGZmOWYxIiwiQUlLIjoiYTllNjRhZmEyNmM0NDVmOGFiZGRlMjY1ZTQ1NGMyM2YifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "07/10/2018", "checkOut": "08/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$127", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"54276126":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
The Ard Rí House Hotel on the Milltown Road in Tuam, Co. Galway invites you to enjoy a welcome with hospitality and service, last savoured in the time of ancient Irish kings. The Ard Rí House Hotel in the ...More East Galway hinterland of low green fields and old stone walls offers the Cead Mile Faílte of a bygone time. Strategically located on the northern outskirts of Tuam we are the perfect launch pad to explore the West of Ireland with Galway City and the Gateway to Connemara National Park only a 30 minute drive away. Tuam is easily accessed with Ireland West Airport Knock on the doorstep and Shannon Airport as well as Dublin Airport within easy driving distance. Wether you are considering a short family break or that important business meeting, Tuam's Ard Rí House Hotel will meet all your expectations, having received the Service Excellence Award from Tripadvisor from 2012, up to and including 2016. Our 51 bedrooms of comfort and style are impeccably presented with the modern guest in mind. The hotel also offers five different Conference Room options with a range of state-of-the-art facilities. The dining experience at the Ard Rí House Hotel is presented by the Kiltevna Room Restaurant and our Dick Dowling's Bar. Experience for yourself the hospitality and service usually the preserves of royalty. FAILTE ISTEACH ! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$120 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ard Ri Hotel
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Tuam
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Corralea Court Hotel
152 reviews
1.37 km away
Lisdonagh Manor House
37 reviews
11.59 km away
Anglers Rest Hotel
80 reviews
18.06 km away
The Arches Hotel, Claregalway
208 reviews
21.17 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 26 restaurants in Tuam
44 reviews
1.34 km away
Lumberjacks Woodfired Pizza
75 reviews
1.31 km away
Gather Restaurant
50 reviews
1.43 km away
Olivia's Cafe & Bistro
22 reviews
1.23 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 15 attractions in Tuam
Knockma Forest Walk
20 reviews
1.59 km away
Tuam Golf Club
11 reviews
7.00 km away
Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
6 reviews
1.19 km away
Kilbannon Church Ruins
5 reviews
1.59 km away
Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
Reviews (277)
Filter reviews
262 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbar foodfamily celebrationcooked breakfasthot buffetnight porternext morninglovely hoteltown centreplenty of hot waterfull irishcomfortable stayrooms were spotlesslarge roomstayed here for one nightliamwestwedding
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 262 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We required a place in Tuam following a funeral where family could gather for a bit of food and conversation. We chose the Ard Ri House. It met all of our needs. The finger foods were fine, the staff efficient and everyone felt welcome. Some...More

1  Thank Fenway1959
Response from ArdRiHotel, Manager at Ard Ri House HotelResponded 4 days ago

Many thanks for reviewing the Ard Ri House Hotel We are delighted that everything ran smoothly for you on this sad occasion We look forward to welcoming you back again soon kind regards Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Ard Ri today for lunch with colleagues. Very busy and Staff were exceptional. New till system in operation which was causing some issues but no big problem. The issue is with the gentleman seems to be the manager. He made numerous snide comments...More

1  Thank Danielle M
Response from ArdRiHotel, Manager at Ard Ri House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review the Ard Ri House Hotel. We are delighted that you enjoyed your lunch with us. I would like to sincerely apologize for the unprofessional manner in which you witnessed one of our staff behaving. I have passed...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Always great service here. Friendly and welcoming staff. Great menu with lots of choice. Efficient and always consistently good. Always very accommodating if you ask for something which is not on the menu. Although off the beaten track of Tuam town it is a good...More

Thank Amy M
Response from ArdRiHotel, Manager at Ard Ri House HotelResponded 14 August 2018

Many thanks for your very kind review of the Ard Ri House Hotel We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us and look forward to welcoming you back again kind regards Management

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The staff are most helpful and welcoming. Our group of 30 had a delicious 3 course meal with friendly service. The overall view was that our group was happy with the venue and will return My constructive comment is that the wheelchair accessible toilet needs...More

Thank Annette C
Response from ArdRiHotel, Manager at Ard Ri House HotelResponded 24 July 2018

Many thanks for your review of the Ard Ri House Hotel We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us and look forward to welcoming you back again in the future I have passed on your comments to the General Manager who will look...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped by a few weeks ago just to get a quick lunch as i do like to stop by there often. Service provided by the staff was very good and food was brilliant as usual. Also very impressed by the new younger staff - very...More

Thank moira742
Response from ArdRiHotel, Manager at Ard Ri House HotelResponded 20 July 2018

Many thanks for your very kind review We are delighted that you enjoyed your lunch and we are very glad to hear you will be returning in the future We look forward to welcoming you back kind regards Management

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
20 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from sarkova | Reviewed this property |
Yes each room has its own private bathroom. Distance wise, the hotel is approximately 1.5km from Tuam city centre, so maybe a 15 minute walk
Room Tips
"Just explain what you require"
Read review
"If traveling as a couple, business or solo request a room away from the numerous function rooms that host..."
Read review
"Email them in advance on your needs."
Read review
"A good choice of rooms on the ground floor for those who are a little less mobile"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing