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Harbour Hotel Galway

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#13 of 45 Hotels in Galway
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13/06/2017 14/06/2017
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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

I went with my workmates for our Xmas do. bedrooms were lovely.bed was really comfy. staff were great. A slight problem with the room we were in for the meal.very little room to get out to the loo. squeezing between seats. very annoying. quite a wait between courses and I was looking at my turkey for ten minutes waiting for...

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Reviewed 19 December 2014

My mam, sister and myself stayed at The Harbour Hotel during the busy season of christmas and loved every minute of our stay. The rooms were spacious and clean. Staff were friendly and helpful nothing was too much bother for them. We had lunch and dinner in the restaurant and the food quality was amazing! Room service for breakfast was...

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HarbourGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Tfmm78, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we have passed on your words of praise to all the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us in the near future. Kind Regards, Guest Relations Manager

new jersey
Reviewed 16 December 2014

What a lovely stay I had at Harbour Hotel for two nights in November. The walk to Galway city center was 5 to 10 minutes which allowed us to stay close without the noise . Beds were very comfortable which I was not finding at other hotels in Ireland. Breakfast each morning was yummy with many items to choose. Newspapers...

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HarbourGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear misspNewJersey, Thank you for taking the time to share your positive comments, with regards to the hotel room. We are very fortunate to be located in such close proximity to the vibrant city centre. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed your food in the bar and we do hope you return to stay with us. Kind Regards,...

County Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

Nice hotel. Spacious clean room. Good bar. Nice buffet breakfast. Used the conference facilities, well equipped. Would stay here again. Great rates. Only compliant was it was a windy night and could hear the wind through the window.

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Eveanna R, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear colm s, Thank you so very much for your kind words on all aspects of the hotel and we are delighted you will stay here again. We will pass on your very kind words to our team and thank you for sharing your review. Warm Regards, Guest Relations Manager.

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 15 December 2014

We have been using Harbour Hotel now for about three years and the level of service can not be faulted. We use the hotel for monthly events i.e. 100+ people. The conference facilities are excellent, however what brings this hotel to another level is the staff. The staff are superb, always willing to go the extra mile and it is...

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Point Pleasant, New Jersey
Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

When we stopped with our group we were pleased by the cleanliness and ambiance of the lobby bar and restaurant . Here for three nights the only big problem was if you had a room in the front of the Hotel ,which we did , it faced a major road and if you wanted to sleep in am it wasn't...

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Eveanna R, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Thomas W, Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are delighted that your stay with us was such a positive one and we thank you for your kind words. We are delighted that our team were able to look after you and if only you had said about the noise, we would have moved you...

Reviewed 9 December 2014

We stayed here for a few nights with our group from Go Ahead tours. It was a very upscale lobby, with 2 fireplaces, beautiful bar and restaurant. Rooms were clean but here was the kicker! We had a room in the front of the hotel DONT DO IT! There is a very busy road right in front of the hotel...

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Eveanna R, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear Shirley W, Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed our hotel and great staff, and if only you had said about the noise, we would have moved you straight away. We look forward to welcoming you to our hotel on your return to Ireland. Warm Regards, Guest Relations Manager.

Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

Stayed in the harbour hotel for a Christmas get away with my husband. It is in a fanatic location for walking to the center for shops, bars, and restaurants only fault I could say is the room was very small.

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Eveanna R, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear westofirelandlifts, Thank you so very much for your kind words and we are happy that you enjoyed yourself while in Galway, more importantly with us here at The Harbour. We look forward to welcoming you back to Galway. Warm Regards, Guest Relations Manager.

Iowa
Reviewed 8 December 2014

After a day of driving around and seeing more interesting sights we headed to Galway for the night. We didn't have any reservations and even though it was on a Friday eve in November we didn't think there would be any issue finding a place. We passed by a few places as we found our way into the City Centre...

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Eveanna R, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear JGluvsMexico Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are delighted that your stay with us was such a positive one. We are fortunate to have such a beautiful hotel, set so close to the city centre. We are very fortunate to have a team in the hotel who take great pride in providing a genuinely...

Ballyclare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Super location 2 min walk from town centre. Really friendly staff who go out of their way to help you. Food delish - ate in the bar on night 1 and 2 breakfasts in restaurant. Ask for poached eggs - they can be cooked as required. Car park is 8euro for overnigth stay. Overall nice break and we would stay...

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Eveanna R, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Hotel Galway, responded to this review

Dear NureKop, Many thanks for your very kind words and we will pass on your lovely comments to our food and beverage team. We look forward to welcoming you back to us in the near future to enjoy more of the same wonderful experiences. Warm Regards, Guest Relations Manager.

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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Harbour Hotel Galway, is centrally located in the heart of Galway City - just a 3 minute walk to Eyre Square, Shop St. & Quay St. A family owned hotel, the focus is on customer service. Guests return to the Harbour Hotel, time and time again. Whilst the hotel is right in the heart of Galway City Centre, you will be able to enjoy a peaceful night's sleep as the hotel is located at the historical port in a primarily residential area, removed from the roar of the famous Galway nightlife in full flow. With a range of double, twin, triple, superior doubles and family rooms available, The Harbour Hotel Galway is the perfect choice for a leisure break or a business trip. All of the guest bedrooms feature complimentary high speed wireless internet access so you can work in comfort or keep in touch with loved ones at your leisure. A snapshot of our rooms: • Complimentary Wi-Fi (Wireless High Speed Internet) • Tea and coffee making facilities with Nespresso Machines in Superior Bedrooms • Pillow topped beds with fuffy duvets & crisp white linen • Writing Desk • Cable TV • Trouser Press • Hairdryer • Bathroom amenities Onsite parking is available to the rear of the hotel. Stay in touch with friends and family with Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel The Harbour Bar & Restaurant at the Harbour Hotel offers the very best of city centre dining in Galway. The perfect venue for a casual lunch or lingering romantic dinner. Head Chef Paddy Anslow's focus is on homemade, wholesome food using the very best of fresh, local produce. The ambiance is casual and you will feel instantly at ease on arrival. Recently renovated, with private booths and a warm, yet contemporary feel, the Harbour Bar & Restaurant is very popular with locals and residents alike. The Harbour Bar; Wind down at the Harbour Bar, the perfect place to chill out, catch up with friends and soak up the atmosphere. After a busy day, enjoy a glass of wine or a fun cocktail with friends. Watch up to the minute sports live on one of the two large Plasma Screens. Bar Menu served daily from 12noon until 10pm. Haven Health & Fitness allows you to work out in a personal environment at your own pace. Facilities of the gym include cardiovascular machines, weights and a stretching area. Conveniently located in the heart of Galway this small yet exclusive Fitness Club is designed with your modern busy lifestyle in mind. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour Hotel Galway

Address: 17 New Road | The Harbour, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: $190 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Harbour Hotel Galway 3*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
Galway Harbour Hotel
Hotel Style:
#12 Family Hotel in Galway
#14 Romantic Hotel in Galway
#16 Business Hotel in Galway
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“The room we stayed in was 222. A beautiful view of the harbour .”
helenmccafferty, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“There is no central air so the higher rooms would have less street noise if the windows were open.”
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“2nd floor has key card access to the entire floor.”
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