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1 room, 2 adults

The Western Hotel

3-starFáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 3 stars.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
33 Prospect Hill, Galway, Galway, Ireland

Family-friendly hotel with restaurant, near Eyre Square
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
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Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.
Fantastic service
Great location
Tasty breakfast
Best value for money

The Western Hotel

from A$128
  • Double Room
  • Triple Room
  • Quadruple Room
  • Twin Room

What’s around The Western Hotel


  • In Galway City Centre
  • Eyre Square - 5 min walk
  • National University of Ireland-Galway - 17 min walk
  • University Hospital Galway - 17 min walk
  • Galway Tours - 3 min walk
  • The Fountain - 3 min walk
  • Shop Street - 5 min walk
  • Lynch's Castle - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Galway Station - 6 min walk
  • Athenry Station - 17 min drive
  • Craughwell Station - 20 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 40 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to 33 Prospect Hill, Galway, Ireland. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free valet parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
Things to do
  • Use of nearby fitness centre (discount)
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


The Western Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

The Western Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Western Hotel Galway
  • Western Galway
  • Western Hotel Galway
  • The Western Hotel Hotel
  • The Western Hotel Galway
  • The Western Hotel Hotel Galway


Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance to request a room on a floor with elevator service.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: EUR 250 per stay

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 20 (subject to availability)

Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 0.00 per day

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 10 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Western Hotel

  • Are pets allowed at The Western Hotel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at The Western Hotel?
    Yes, there's free self and valet parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Western Hotel?
    You can check in from 2 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge of EUR 20 (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Western Hotel?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.

Recent reviews

Very good 8.4 From 402 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
City centre Galway
Great central location with parking for getting around in Galway
meriol, au1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Nice place
Owen, au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Highly recommended.
Great service and location.
R, au3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great Stay
Great location and the best was the live music the night we stayed. Twenty locals jamming.
au2 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Expensive for what it is
Location was excellent, hotel was very outdated, service was okay, for the price of the place it was disappointing
Pat, us1 night trip
Fair 4.0
BE AWARE! Bed bugs
check in was swift , Food was fine, Pulled back the sheets in room 304 to find quite a few Bed Bugs having party . Reception changed my room immediately. .
robert, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very efficient Clean, great staff and good location Highly recommend
Simon, ie1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Stayed here when we went to Galway to a gig it is in city centre with its own parking space .. service was very friendly ..spacious room very clean ..comfortable beds would definitely go back 😀
Marie, ie1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
lovely apartment!
They upgraded us to a very nice spacious apartment. It was very comfortable and had nice views.
Joan, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
cosy and clean hotel. close to the centre
ie2 night trip with friends

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