We are lucky to be situated not too far from Salthill and the Promenade. Vibrant and bustling Salthill is worth a visit no matter what the season. 

Further afield you have Silverstarnd, Furbo beach and Spiddal beach. All within a 10 -15 drive from the hotel.

We can arrange a family picnic with treats for the whole family, simply pre-order at reception and collect the following morning.


A wonderful day out for all the family not far from the hotel, Galway Atlantiquaria is the national Aquarium of Ireland. It offers an enjoyable and educational experience displaying a large variety of aquatic life in a manner that reflects their natural habitat

Exclusive family pass discount for guests, please ask at reception for  information on how to avail of this offer.

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At Loughwell Farm Park- whatever the weather –you'll find plenty to see and do with activities for all ages. One of the most popular attractions in the West of Ireland with acres of indoor and outdoor fun for all the family. Open daily throughout mid-term and school holidays. Located just beyond Moycullen, 10 minutes from hotel.

The pet farm is filled with goats, donkeys, ponies, ducks, chickens, rabbits & many more. An outdoor play area will let your little ones burn off their energy with obstacle courses, go-carts, monster sand pit, tractor-train rides and an indoor play area with inflatables for the kids and a cafe for the parents.

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Leisureland is a wonderful leisure facility for all the family.

There arethree pools with the highlight for all being the Treasure Cove with a pirate ship, water cannons, serpents and bubbly pool. There is also a 65m water slide and 25m swimming pool. Outside you can enjoy a game of crazy golf and during the summer months a wide variety of amusement rides.

Address: Salthill, Galway City
Tel: +353(0)91 521455

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A childrens indoor play centre in Knocknacarra Galway. It has lots of slides, Climbing Frames, Ball pools, Bouncy Castles, a painting corner, Baby/Toddler area and Café area for the parents. Check them out on Facebook for more information or contact +353 91 580956

Exclusive discount for guests, please ask at reception for information on how to avail of this offer.


Moycullen Riding Centre, just 5 minutes from hotel offer one and two hour horse treks for individuals, couples, families and larger groups. Horse treks go back a bog road and across mountains with beautiful Connemara scenery and over looks Lough Corrib.

Why not try a beach trek on Rusheen Bay off Galway Bay. Just two km from Salthill, where you can go for a gallop or for something more relaxing, just walk along the shore of the beautiful sandy beach. This is a must if you never have trekked on the beach before.

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Children thrive with the freedom of exploration at Brigit's Garden.  When it comes to things to do with kids in Galway and Connemara, we've got you covered!  Children can explore our range of habitats with a woodland, lake, gardens and meadow which home rich and varied wildlife.  Young people engage with nature and learn to love and respect their world.

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The Great Escape Rooms

You enter the locked escape room for 60 minutes you, and your team will become removed from your current day to day lives and be totally focused on nothing but escaping…. 

Exclusive discount for guests, please ask at reception for information on how to avail of this offer.


With a 138 acre estate to explore - choose from a number of walkways here on Glenlo Abbey Estate. 

Or as we are located on the doorstep to Connemara there are numerous hiking trails and walks within an hour of the hotel.

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