Fresh Air Brings Fresh Thinking

Escape the fast paced corporate world and rejuventate the senses with an inspirational team building or sports and social event. All the charm of Connemara yet only 2 miles from Galway City.

With our 140 acre estate to explore, numerous activities to choose from and a host of elegant venues for drinks and dining, Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate is the perfect choice for your Sports & Social Event this year.

We will assist you in creating a memorable event with bespoke menus and creative ideas, simply contact our Events Team on +353 91 519601 or .

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Glenlo Abbey Golf Course

A 9 hole parkland golf course beautifully
designed Jeff Howes and redesigned by Christy O
Connor JNR with rolling hills that is set on a
backdrop of Lough Corrib.
A stunning signature Par 3 4th hole that measures
200 yards to an island green back sits out on the

21 Bay Driving Range

Top class facilities with spacious bays, premier
fibre cushion mats, new dividers which provide
a safer environment to practice and new high
quality balls to optimize feedback.


Enjoy Archery in our 18th Century Walled
Garden. Enhance your hand eye coordination
and challenge yourself by focusing on the bull’s
eye. Archery is the perfect activity for a fun day


A captivating and thrilling experience - falconry the sport of kings - is available to our guests of Glenlo Abbey Hotel.

Come up close and personal with many birds of prey within the sheltered Walled Garden.

Guided and instructed by experienced Falconers, this is a once in a lifetime life time opportunity to interact with some of nature's top predators.

Advance bookings are required and is subject to availability

Bubble Football

Bubble Football is a completely safe and
fun alternative to regular football, where skill
goes out the window...literally!
It is both fun and a very popular activity for
corporate team building.

Team Building Activities

A wide variety of fun and exciting Team
Challenges, both indoor and outdoor.
Designed with your own training department
to help drive your team in the right direction.

Cruise on the Corrib Princess...

Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of a cruise on Lough Corrib, aboard the Corrib Princess.
For groups of 10 or more, we can arrange for departure from our private jetty, here at Glenlo Abbey Hotel.

Take in the scenic views over Lough Corrib,the second largest lake in Ireland and is reputed to have 365 Islands.   It is a vast lake of 44,000 acres and stretches some thirty-five miles in length from Maam in Connemara to Galway city.

Seats 157 passengers in comfort on two luxurious decks.Below deck is a fully heated, all weather lounge with large panoramic windows. The seated top deck has uninterrupted views of the spectacular scenery of beautiful Lough Corrib.

The boat can be chartered in the evenings as a unique private venue and is very popular with sports and social groups.

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BBQ Options...

Relax on our terrace set under the backdrop of the 18th Century Abbey and overlooking the rose and herb garden. The most idealic setting for a summer BBQ or drinks reception on a warm, sunny evening.

We can cater for larger parties in the adjacent enclosed Walled Garden, the newly renovated River Room Restaurant with adjoining terrace or in our Corrib Suite with panoramic views and private balcony. 

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Dine aboard the Pullman Restaurant

Comprising of 2 original carriages, which served on the Paris ~ Istanbul ~ St. Petersburg route of the Orient Express for nearly 40 years.

Elegantly restored, the Pullman Restaurant is truly a unique venue and dining experience in Galway city. Catering for up to 66 people, it is available for private celebrations, corporate lunches and dinners, themed events, and gala evenings.

Group menus options available. 

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