Summer Escape at Glenlo Abbey

Set on a 138 acres estate, with numerous onsite activities – Glenlo Abbey Hotel offers the perfect summer escape


Afternoon Tea Delight - B&B with a Decadent Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea at Glenlo Abbey Hotel is an unashamed celebration of a more sedate time. A time when sitting and chatting or quietly enjoying a pause in the day was the rule rather than the exception. 
Enjoy a luxury night stay in a Classic Room with decadent Afternoon Tea for Two in our elegant surroundings.

  • Check in at your leisure and relax by the open log fires where you can curl up with a book or hideaway on the secluded terrace on a sunny day. 
  • Enjoy Afternoon Tea that afternoon. An elegant affair with crisp white linen, bone china and gleaming silverware, served every day from 1 - 5pm. Monday to Friday in the intimate and elegant Kentfield Suite and in the timeless elegance of the River Room Restaurant at weekends. 
  • Take a lesiurely stroll or make use of our complimentary Estate Bicycles on the 138 acre lakeside estate.
  • Retreat to your Classic King or Twin Room with views of the Walled Garden & Estate.
  • Followed by Breakfast the following morning in the River Room Restaurant.

Facilities include: Spacious bedrooms with king size beds or twin beds, pillow top mattresses, luxurious down feather pillows, bathrobes and slippers, marble ensuite bathroom with power showers & luxury amenities, television, DVD players, work desk, trouser press,  room safe, tea and coffee making facilities, direct dial telephone, and complimentary Wi-Fi access. 

Terms & Conditions: 

Afternoon Tea is served from 1 - 5 pm daily. Please advise what time you would like to book upon reserving your room. 

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to arrival

From €219 Find Availability

* Price depends on your arrival date and length of stay. Price per night.

Summer Escape, Two Night Retreat - Classic King or Twin

Lazy, hazy summer days at Glenlo Abbey Estate. Our summer escape includes: 

  • Check in at your leisure for two nights in a Classic King or Twin Bedroom.
  • Take a stroll through our 138 acre estate on the shores of Lough Corrib or take full use of our Estate Bicycles to cycle throughout the estate. 
  • Escape and unwind with a good book in the secluded terrace or hide-away in our Ffrench Room. Alternatively, take the short drive and explore the wilds of Connemara on our doorstep.
  • Day-dream on the terrace with a Pre-dinner Summer Cocktail within the backdrop of our 18th Century Abbey. 
  • Meander down to the Pullman Restaurant on an evening of choice, our award winning restaurant – set on two original carriages from the Orient Express and enjoy a 4 course Summer Menu - The Flavours of Summer aboard the Pullman.
  • Retreat to your beautifully appointed bedroom of timeless elegance, with pillowed topped beds, luxury amenities and stylish soft furnishings
  • Full Irish Breakfast served on each morning in the elegant Riverroom Restaurant.
  • Nightly movie screenings in our Abbey Movie Theatre

Terms & Conditions:
Two night minimum stay.
Dinner must be pre-booked in advance of your stay.

Cancellations must be made at least 7 days prior to arrival date.

From €264 Find Availability

* Price depends on your arrival date and length of stay. Price per night.

VIP Summer Style, 2 B&B, 1 Dinner, Afternoon Tea & Personal Shopping

VIP Summer Style, 2 B&B, with One Dinner, Afternoon Tea & Personal Shopping

We’ve partnered with Brown Thomas Galway to bring you an exclusive summer style package. 

Package includes:

  • Two night luxury stay in a Classic King or Twin Bedroom
  • Breakfast each morning served in the River Room with views overlooking Lough Corrib
  • Transfers to Galway City to explore the many boutiques and unique stores.
  • Complimentary Personal Shopping Experience at Brown Thomas Galway to include, style advice from Niamh O'Donovan, your own private shopping rooms with complimentary proscecco and strawberries.
  • After choosing your perfect outfit enjoy a La Mer hand and arm massage in store. 
  • Return to the hotel for a decadent Afternoon Tea on an afternoon of your choice.
  • Summer cocktail of choice served in the Victorian inspired Ffrench Room or on the terrace. 
  • Flaunt your new style and dine aboard our award-winning Pullman Restaurant on a night of your choice. Two original carriages from the Orient Express oozing period features and iconic style. 

Terms & Conditions: 

Personal Shopping Experience, must be booked in advance of your stay and is subject to availability. 
Minimum 2 nights stay. 
Dinner must be booked in advance. 


Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to arrival.

From €259 Find Availability

* Price depends on your arrival date and length of stay. Price per night.

Say Slán and Stay in Style - Classic King or Twin

Treat yourself to a luxury stay while they are away in the Gaeltacht this summer. Our Say Slán Package includes: 

  • Overnight Bed and Breakfast in a Classic King or Twin bedroom
  • Irish Phrasebook with ‘A Cúpla Focail’.
  • Breakfast served in the Riverroom Restaurant
  • A survival tuck box, to take away and bring back to the Gaeltacht!

Terms & Conditions: 

King bedrooms can accommodate up to 2 adults & 2 children sharing on a 5ft sofabed.
Cancellations must be made at least 7 days prior to arrival date.

From €209 Find Availability

* Price depends on your arrival date and length of stay. Price per night.

Couple's Country Escape - 2 Night Package

Whisk away your loved one for a Romantic getaway this summer. Wild, rugged and scenic Connemara, is just waiting to be discovered. 

Couple's Country Escape Package Includes: 

  • Check in a your leisure for a Two Nights Stay in a Classic Bedroom
  • Breakfast each morning served in the River Room Restaurant
  • Luxury Picnic for Two, presented in a wicker basket, for you to enjoy while exploring the surrounding countryside and scenic Connemara. 
  • Make use of our estate bicycles to explore the lakeside estate
  • Two complimentary tickets to visit 'Ireland's Most Romantic Castle' - Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Gardens
  • Dinner aboard our Pullman Restaurant on one evening of your choice. 
  • Snuggle up in our Abbey Theatre, with movie screening each evening. 
  • Enjoy the outdoors with a round of golf on our 9 hole golf course. 

Optional Add Ons:

Enhance your stay at Glenlo Abbey Hotel and choose from our onsite activities or dining options.

Afternoon Tea: Served Sunday to Friday in our Kentfield Suite or in our Riverroom Restaurant at weekends.

Golfing at Glenlo: A 9 hole parkland golf course and 21 bay driving ranges. Booking advised.

Cycling: Complimentary bicycles available for use on the estate.

Boating: A leisurely cruise aboard the Corrib Princess to Lough Corrib. Additional Fees apply

Whiskey Tasting: Savour an Irish Whiskey Tasting by the fireside, to complete your Connemara Experience. Additional Fees apply

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to arrival.

From €274 Find Availability

* Price depends on your arrival date and length of stay. Price per night.

Cycling in Connemara, 2 Night Package - Classic King Room

Take advantage of our unique location on the doorstep to Connemara and enjoy a Cycling Package to include: 

  • Two Nights accommodation in a Classic King Room or Twin Room (please specify your room preference in Special Requests Box at time of booking)
  • Start your day with a sumptous breakfast served in the elegant surroundings of the Riverroom Restaurant each morning. 
  • Meet your cycling guide, who will arrange bicycles and route maps. Choose from three route options with drop off and collection included. 
  • Take in the wild and rugged Connemara scenery and enhance your cycle with trips to local cultural experiences enroute, such as Aughnanure Castle, Brigits Celtic Gardens or Cnoc Suain a 17th century Connemara Clochán (Additional fees & pre-booking may apply) 
  • Return to the hotel for Dinner on one evening of choice aboard the Pullman Restaurant.
  • Check-out at your leisure
From €349 Find Availability

* Price depends on your arrival date and length of stay. Price per night.