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The Western Hotel

33 Prospect Hill, Galway

+353 9156 2834

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based on 2,985 reviews

About The Western Hotel, Galway

Value for money

Located less than a 10-minute stroll from Galway Railway Station, Western Hotel provides guests with a convenient base when visiting Galway. Just a short stroll from Eyre Square, it provides charming rooms equipped with tea and coffee making facilities, heating and a private bathroom. This 3-star hotel offers a 24-hour reception, babysitting/child services and valet parking. Additionally, the multilingual staff are available to provide local information. The modern rooms at Western Hotel include a telephone and ironing facilities. They are also equipped with a hair dryer, a shower and cable/satellite channels. The location of the hotel allows easy access to multiple tourist attractions by foot. Galway Cathedral and Taibhdhearc na Gaillimhe are also within walking distance.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Valet parking
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker


  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near The Western Hotel

Attractions in Galway, Ireland curated by momondo

The Western Hotel location: 33 Prospect Hill, Galway


Galway City Center0.2 mi
Pearse Stadium1.8 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

The Dean Galway0.0 mi
Sophie's Rooftop Galway0.0 mi
Elephant & Castle Galway0.0 mi
Apoema Bistro0.1 mi

The Western Hotel Reviews

GreatBased on 2985 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Good location and great staff. (in 356 reviews)
  • Very Comfortable and great staff (in 331 reviews)
  • Large room and lovely staff. (in 206 reviews)
Cons -
  • The parking is terrible at this hotel. (in 59 reviews)
  • I got upgraded to an apartment which was deadly. (in 5 reviews)

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The Western Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • There is a $213/night difference in the average price of 3 star hotels in Galway ($298/night) and the average nightly rate at The Western Hotel ($85/night).

  • There are 4.7 mi between Galway and The Western Hotel. The drive to and from the airport should be about 14min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Galway to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that The Western Hotel offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $37/day for a base model rental. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Galway to The Western Hotel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Yes, The Western Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Galway for those looking for something different.

  • Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at The Western Hotel. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for The Western Hotel is +353 9156 2834.

  • The Western Hotel is just 0.3 mi away from Galway city center. The closest landmark to the center of Galway is Galway City Museum, which is very accessible to The Western Hotel guests.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at The Western Hotel, call +353 9156 2834.

  • Yes, The Western Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes. If you are looking for a hotel with a fitness center on-site, The Western Hotel is a great place to stay.

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