Harbour Hotel - Galway

New Dock Road, Galway, Ireland  show map
 3 stars
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Harbour Hotel - Galway

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Harbour is a contemporary hotel offering views over Leisureland, Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre and Dunguaire Castle and featuring a ballroom, a solarium and a sauna. The hotel was opened in 2002 and remains an example of original architecture in Galway ever since.

This property is positioned in the center of Galway. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Galway city center.

Guests can visit a cathedral, a museum and a gallery as well as restaurants and cafés close by.

Harbour Hotel lies within 65 minutes’ drive to Shannon airport.

Rooms

Harbour Hotel offers modern rooms with European décor featuring Wi-Fi, LCD TV, a work desk, ironing facilities and climate control. Some rooms overlook the city. Guests can make use of a shower, a hairdryer and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the dining area every morning. The superb on-site restaurant specializes in seafood cuisine. Guests are invited to the Harbour Seafood bar to unwind with a drink. The gastropub The Cottage Bar is located 150 meters away.

Services

Business facilities feature a meeting room, a business corner and a photocopier.

Relax

Guests can benefit from a health club, a spa area and a Jacuzzi together with Turkish steam bath, reflex massage and beauty therapy. The property offers a gym, aerobics classes and a fitness center to keep shape.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   96.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Tennis court
  • Driving range
  • Racquetball
  • Aerobics

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Fine dining
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Public address system
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Ballroom
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Mirror
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of 100 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

New Dock Road, Galway, Ireland

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City Center
  • Galway
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bold Art Gallery
    1000 ft
  • Galway Railway Station
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Cottage Bar
    500 ft
  • Ard Bia at Nimmo's (cuisine: Irish)
    1400 ft
Parks
  • Eyre Square
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    96

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Rooms and availability

Harbour Hotel photos Room
Large Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 205 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Large double bed /twins on request/, free WiFi, LCD satellite TV, work desk, ironing facilities, tea and coffee making facilities, complimentary toiletries

Room facilities
    Harbour Hotel photos Room
    Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
    Size: 205 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
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    Standard|Standard Double Room

    Room facilities
      Harbour Hotel photos Room
      Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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      Room facilities
        Harbour Hotel photos Room
        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 220 sq. feet
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Private bathroom
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        Double bed, free wi-fi, direct dial telephone, cable/satellite TV, bathroom with tub/shower, toilet, hairdryer-on request, mirror. Work table with chairs

        Room facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Harbour Hotel - Galway Galway location
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          Hotel Address:

          New Dock Road, Galway, Ireland

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Galway
            1700 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Bold Art Gallery
            1000 ft
          • Galway Railway Station
            1000 ft
          Restaurants
          • The Cottage Bar
            500 ft
          • Ard Bia at Nimmo's (cuisine: Irish)
            1400 ft
          Parks
          • Eyre Square
            1500 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of rooms:
            96

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGalwayHarbour Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in Ireland

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          Harbour Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Galway Walking Tours - 1400 ft

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 1400 ft

          Places of interest

          • Spanish Arch - 1000 ft
          • Lynch’s Castle - 1000 ft
          • Shop Street - 1000 ft
          • Saint Nicholas' Collegiate Church - 1400 ft
          • Annaghdown Parish - 1400 ft
          • The Market - 1400 ft
          • Salmon Weir bridge - 2300 ft
          • The Claddagh - 2700 ft
          • Galway Technical Institute - 2700 ft
          • NUI Galway - 3700 ft
          • National University of Ireland - 3700 ft
          • IT Building NUIG - 4000 ft

          Train stations

          • Bold Art Gallery - 700 ft
          • Galway Railway Station - 700 ft

          Sport related

          • Sail West - 1700 ft

          Amusement

          • Galway Bay - 1400 ft

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • St. Nicholas Collegiate Church - 1400 ft
          • Galway Cathedral - 2300 ft
          • National University of Galway - 3300 ft
          • University College Hospital Galway - 4000 ft

          Museums

          • Eyre Square - 1000 ft
          • Kenny's Art Gallery - 1000 ft
          • Galway City Museum - 1000 ft
          • An Dun Transport & Heritage - 4600 ft

          Parks

          • Galway Greyhound Stadium - 3700 ft
          • Galway Greyhound Stadium - 3700 ft

          Theaters

          • Bo-Bo The Clown - 1400 ft

          Business areas

          • Galway Shopping Center - 3300 ft

          Local attractions

          • Galway City Karting - 1.1 mi
            7 Liosban Industrial Estate, Galway
          • Leisureland - 1.3 mi
            The Promenade, Galway
          • Rinville Park - 5.1 mi
            Rinville, Galway
          • Galway Atlantaquaria - 1.3 mi
            The Prom, Galway
          • Salthill Beaches - 1.8 mi
            Salthill, Galway

          Near the hotel

          • Eyre Square - 1500 ft
            Eyre Square, Galway
          • The Claddagh Ring Museum - 1400 ft
            Quay St., Galway
          • Galway City Museum - 1700 ft
            Spanish Arch, Galway
          • Galway Cathedral - 2400 ft
            University and Gaol Rds., Galway
          • The Spanish Arch - 1300 ft
            Spanish Arch, Galway
          • Church of St. Nicholas - 1500 ft
            Market Street, Galway
          • Nora Barnacle House - 1600 ft
            8 Bowling Green, Galway

          Restaurants nearby

          • The Cottage Bar - 500 ft

            Address: Lower Salthill
            Phone: 091 583 723

            71% likes this, based on 103 reviews
            Price Range: USD 7 - USD 24

          • The Quay Street Kitchen - 1400 ft

            Address: Quay Street
            Phone: 091865680

            84% likes this, based on 307 reviews
            Cuisine: European, Irish

          • Kirwan's Lane Restaurant - 1400 ft

            Address: Kirwans Lane
            Phone: +353 (0)91 568 266

            74% likes this, based on 201 reviews
            Cuisine: Irish
            Price Range: USD 62 - USD 92

          • Ard Bia at Nimmo's - 1400 ft

            Address: Spanish Arch
            Phone: 091561114

            79% likes this, based on 482 reviews
            Cuisine: Irish

          • High Cafe - 1300 ft

            Address: 2 High Street
            Phone: 0035391532648

            70% likes this, based on 129 reviews
            Cuisine: Mediterranean
            Price Range: USD 9 - USD 22

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of rooms:
            96

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGalwayHarbour Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in Ireland

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          Harbour Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Harbour Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.8out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 386 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          9.1
          Rooms
          8.1
          Service
          7.5
          Value
          7.7

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            5.8

            Leaving the Hotel to go shopping.

            The price of the room for one night was appaling 145.00 euro for two people. Breakfast was 10 euro extra each and overnight parking was 8 euro, in total it would cost 173.00 euro per night for a couple to stay. The Hotel seems to attract Hens and Stags if you are looking for a quite relaxing meal, drink or sleep the Harbour Hotel is not the place.

          • Couple
            7.0

            Location was excellent for city night life but quiet enough for relaxation

            Staff could have been more friendly

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Excellent location, very friendly and helpful staff and great value for money.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Centrally located, attentive staff and with a modern design.

          • Group of friends
            8.8

            Ideal location close to city centre, friendly staff, easy to relax

            Shower facility could be better

          • Single
            7.8

            Well located, a short walk to the city centre. great bar. rooms clean and tidy. the only point i didn't like was paying for the parking every time you had to take your car out. Apart from that i had a pleasent stay

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Very hospitable staff, location ideal for visiting the city.

            The layout of the breakfast room needs a rethink. Tables were in straight lines and too close to each other. Car parking was also problematic.

          • Couple
            9.2

            A very nice hotel only a few minutes walk across a bridge from the town centre. Modern furnishings, very comfortable and excellent value.

            The car park is quite small and individual parking spaces are very restrictive in terms of entering and exiting.

          • Couple
            7.4

            Nice place to live, in city centre, clean and good value for money

            Breakfasts are too expensive,, € 10 pp..

          • Couple
            7.4

            The bedroom was great, airy and clean. SPA area is lovely. I would suggest having bathrobes/slippers in the bedrooms for use in the SPA. Whilst the jacuzzi and steam room were great & really clean. I would recommend looking at the way austrian steam rooms are set-up, in so far as they minimise the maintenence by having a water hose in the steam room so people hose it down when they are leaving/before they use. I would stay in the hotel again, great location, room, staff & SPA/beauty salon. The beautician was excellent & really lovely.

            The food & dining service is the one area where I see improvement needed. Staff seemed to be rushing & more concerned with clearing tables than looking after guests. All other areas staff were brilliant, room service, spa.

          • Couple
            8.2

            Great spot, nice staff, paid parking :-(

            breakfast was a a bit disorganised

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            Loved the fact that it had wellness facilities and the proximity to town. The hotel and the rooms were very clean and somewhat luxurious with a nice bar, lounge and restaurant. The bed was so so comfortable.

            The jacuzi/gym was unattended and there was nobody to answer my questions. The steamroom was not working. The view out of our room onto the carpark and onto some boat full of what seemed waste was not the nicest, but we did not book the hotel for that reason anyway.

          • Family with children
            7.4

            Staff were very pleasant, accomodating and attentive without having to request them to be so. Also liked th free internet access on our floor. Was a nice little perk to allow for daily sight seeing planning.

            Parking was quite tight. We have a fairly large car and were not able to access parking spaces beside pillars which were often the only available parking left. Also a little disappointed to ahve to pay a parking fee.

          • Single
            6.6

            Bar food not good - chicken salad sandwich very poor. Coffee cold. Receptionist snooty couldnt sleep due to constant traffic outside breakfast not great

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            great location breakfast was unreal will def stay again great place

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Harbour Hotel - Galway Galway location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          New Dock Road, Galway, Ireland

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Galway
            1700 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Bold Art Gallery
            1000 ft
          • Galway Railway Station
            1000 ft
          Restaurants
          • The Cottage Bar
            500 ft
          • Ard Bia at Nimmo's (cuisine: Irish)
            1400 ft
          Parks
          • Eyre Square
            1500 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of rooms:
            96

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGalwayHarbour Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in Ireland

          Use Badge