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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2013

Just back from a fabulous 4 night break at the westwood. After a phone conversation with the manager Mr Dave Kelly about customer loyalty discount, I was given a great deal thanks Mr.Kelly. Now to my review, the staff at the reception desk are so nice, especially Julie who upgraded me to a lovely room. The food is to die...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear silverdoctor, Many thanks for your review of your recent stay here with us at The Westwood. It was, as always, a pleasure to deal with you, and we were delighted to be able to offer a loyalty discount to you. Your comments in relation to our rooms, food, and in particular our staff are very kind indeed, and I...

Saint Charles, Missouri
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We spent two nights at the Westwood House in early September this year. The room was pleasant, however, I am sure I am not the only guest who would appreciate the addition of a top sheet for the bed instead of the very heavy duvet. Dinner in the restaurant was a little pricy, but service and quality were very fine....

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mary F, Thank you for your review of your recent stay at The Westwood. We really appreciate your very kind comments regarding the food in our restauraunt and our front of house staff. In relation to our beds, our standard duvets are indeed quite heavy, however, top sheets and lighter duvets are available from housekeeping on request. I have...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 17 September 2013

We stayed at this hotel in June of this year we stayed on a dealrush voucher. We enjoyed our stay the meals were lovely the staff were great ,and the room was lovely We paid an extra fiver each to have a nice piece off steak with our voucher which is a very good deal . We also had our...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear stephenb60, Thank you for your review of your stay with us here at The Westwood. Our Dealresh offers have prooven very popular indeed and I was delighted to read how you enjoyed all our deal had to offer. Keep an eye out for further deals in the very near future. Once again many thanks. Kind Regards, David Kelly, General...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Stayed here last week for two nights and it's a great hotel in Galway. Incredibly friendly front staff who helped us move rooms for the second night when the ac broke down in the first one. Ate dinner in the restaurant several times and while it's a little pricey on some things, the food was excellent. Breakfast was included in...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jodi K, Thank you for your review of your recent stay here with us at The Westwood. It was our pleasure to be able to accomadate you and move you to another room when the a/c unit broke down. I have passed on your comments regarding our front of house staff and the food in our restauraunt which were...

Dublin
Reviewed 14 September 2013

I stayed here with my family for one night and we really enjoyed ourselves. The staff were very friendly and efficient, especially the nice lady on the front desk who checked us in. The rooms were clean, spacious and comfortable. We didn't have dinner in the hotel but we did have some very tasty desserts and coffee in the hotel...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jen S, Thank you for your review of your recent stay here with us at The Westwood. I was delighted to read how you enjoyed your time here, in particular our deserts, and how our location suited you. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the very near future. Once again many thanks. Kind Regards, David Kelly,...

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 14 September 2013 via mobile

I had bar food at the westwood bar on sept 14th. i ordered chicken goujons and chips. it was 8.95euro on the menu. I was shocked to see 3 yes 3 goujons on the plate with a small bucket of chips 12 in total!!!!!! there was no side salad either. in fairness the goujons were tasty but does the westwood...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ShaneC, Thank you for your recent review. The dish which you describe is listed in our "lite bites" section of the menu on which all items are offered at under €9.00 for 1 person. The Full Portion of Goujons and Chips is also available to order at the Full Portion price from the Evening Menu or upon request during...

Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 12 September 2013

We arrived tired and stressed from diving on the narrow roads of Dingle peninsula. After much searching for the Westwood- no fault of the Hotel- we were delighted for the quiet and calm of the Westwood. Not wanting to get out in the car again, we stayed and ate dinner in the bar. It was a good dinner with friendly...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear wfk4466, Thank you for your review of your stay in The Westwood. I have taken on board your comments in relation to our reading lights in the bedrooms and we are now looking to have these upgraded. Your comments in relation to the rest of your experience here are very kind indeed and I have passed them on to...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 11 September 2013

We booked for one night and when we arrived the computer system had just crashed. However when the very friendly girl at reception .. Amy was her name ...could not get us checked in immediately she brought us to the bar for drinks while the problem was solved . She soon returned with our room sorted .She even gave us...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Des L, Thank you for your recent review of your stay here with us at The Wstwood. Yes indeed we did have some computer issues at the time of your checkin, however I was delighted to read how happy you were with our service and help while the issue was being resolved. Your comments regarding our bar and food...

Reviewed 10 September 2013

We stayed here as a couple last weekend for one night, the first thing that impressed us was the kindness and the efficiency of the reception staff, our room was beautiful, clean and spacious, we had dinner in the restaurant which was excellent, generous portions at reasonable prices the staff again friendly and provided great service, we thoroughly enjoyed our...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Martina H, Thank you for your review of The Westwood. I was delighted to read how you enjoyed our rooms and our food, and in particular how helpfull and friendly you found our staff. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back again in the very near future. Once again many thanks. Kind Regards, David Kelly. General Manager.

Newcastle
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We arrived to find we had to park in a disabled car park as the hotel was catering for a wedding and the guests had used all other available car parks. The wedding guests were also being served canapés in the lobby; booking in we felt like we were intruding on the private function, which I suppose we were to...

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Westwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AussieTravellers, Thank you for your recent review of The Westwood. I was glad to read that you enjoyed your evening meal and was genuinely surprised to read that you found us quite pricey as the good value that we offer is often commented upon in these reviews. I was of course dissapointed to read your comments in relation to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the University District of Galway and nestled amidst a rural landscape of greenery, the 4 star Westwood Hotel is ideally positioned only minutes from the city centre and Salthill while also being an ideal base to tour the beauty of Connemara.At the Westwood we seek to exceed your expectations in all aspects of your experience with us and we look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Westwood House Hotel

Address: | Upper Newcastle, Dangan, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway > Dangan
Price Range: $79 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Westwood House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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