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Glenlo Abbey Hotel

Bushypark, Galway, Ireland


Glenlo Abbey Hotel has stood out among all luxurious hotels and has gained a reputation for being the best among the five-star hotels in Galway, and in Ireland. Due to its sheer brilliance, it has been able to gather much attention and positive reviews from people around the world.

Located in the heart of River Corrib which is just four kilometers upstream of Galway City. It is the ancestral home of the French family, one of Galway's famous 'tribes'. Besides that, the services offered at this five-star hotel are marvelous and raise the bar among the five-star hotels in Ireland.

With world class infrastructure and facilities, it offers the best that a five-star hotel could offer. Galway City has various seaside destinations and beautiful beaches to gaze upon. Once you are into the Galway city you have got various sightseeing activities to do. You can visit the Galway City Museum or the National Aquarium Museum to enjoy your afternoons. People can also enjoy various water sports activities available near the Corrib River. To enjoy the nightlife in Galway one can visit The Town Hall Theatre and see the production company's latest dramatic performances. It is simply a great place for any kind of social event and plans such as weddings and birthday parties.

It is known to have a rather rich tradition of comfort and luxury altogether with the state of the art facilities. Ireland is known as the land of hospitality. Hospitality was compulsory in every Irish Household. The modern Irish food of the 21st Century includes Pizza Curry, Chinese food, and Thai food. The most popular amongst the people is the fish and chips take away. Galway is known for its bread, pork dishes, potato dishes, and seafood.

The best time to visit Galway is in the month of September/October. The weather during this time is quite pleasant there. Evening the evenings in September are very bright until late after 8pm. This makes it a perfect site for late-night seeing. However if you are amongst some who enjoys privacy then you should visit this place during the months of May and June. The place is quite and calms during these months.

One can find all the modern facilities that one can hope for in any five-star hotel. The Irish vibe that it emanates makes it stand out the most. Besides, it is located very closely to various entertainment hubs which makes it an even more preferred destination spot among the five-star hotels in Galway.


  • Wedding services
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Business center
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Multiple small meeting rooms
  • Bar/lounge
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Golf course on site
  • Multiple large conference rooms
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Restaurant
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Free parking
  • Free breakfast
  • Total number of rooms - 46

Check-in & Check-out

Check-in start at 3 PM
Check-out end at

Location & Coordinates

In the city center
Galway, Ireland

Nearby point of interests

  • 0.1 km
    Glenlo Abbey Hotel Golf Course
  • 4.4 km
    Pearse Stadium
  • 4.5 km
    Galway Golf Club
  • 4.5 km
    University College Hospital
  • 4.7 km
    National University of Ireland-Galway (UCG)
  • 5.0 km
  • 5.3 km
    Galway Cathedral
  • 5.3 km
    National Aquarium of Galway
  • 5.6 km
    Galway Arts Centre
  • 5.7 km
    Nora Barnacle House
  • 5.9 km
    Galway City Museum
  • 5.9 km
    St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church
  • 6.0 km
    Druid Theatre
  • 6.0 km
    Galway Shopping Center
  • 6.0 km
    Spanish Arch
  • 6.0 km
    St. Augustine's Church
  • 6.1 km
    Galway Tours
  • 6.1 km
    Padraic O'Conaire Statue
  • 6.1 km
    South Park
  • 6.1 km
    Bold Art Gallery