The Sliding Rock Inn

1 star 

37 Newcastle Road, Galway, Ireland

GoodBased on 1,649 reviews


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About The Sliding Rock Inn

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of The Sliding Rock Inn, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on February 29, 2024.
Less than 20 minutes' stroll from Galway Railway Station, The Sliding Rock Inn offers guests an ideal base while visiting Galway. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a tour desk and a swimming pool.


Good to Know

To Downtown0.7 mi


Check-in time4:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+353 9172 2131

Amenities at The Sliding Rock Inn

Top features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Electric kettle
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Packed lunches
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Kids meals
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • TV
  • Free parking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Private bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Storage available
  • Private parking


  • Golf
  • Darts
  • Evening entertainment


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access

Reviews for The Sliding Rock Inn

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at The Sliding Rock Inn, providing insights into their experiences. Travelers have left 1,652 reviews of The Sliding Rock Inn to date. Review data was last updated on February 29, 2024.
GoodBased on 1,652 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very friendly staff and great atmosphere. (in 278 reviews)
  • "very good breakfast, friendly staff." (in 196 reviews)
  • "Lovely staff, good food." (in 142 reviews)
Cons -
  • The bathe rooms are small (in 68 reviews)
  • Bedroom & shower very cramped. (in 29 reviews)
  • No noise from the pub downstairs (in 19 reviews)

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Where is The Sliding Rock Inn?

Find the exact location and address of The Sliding Rock Inn in Galway, making it easy to plan your travel logistics. Landmark and ‘Getting Around’ data was last updated on February 29, 2024.

Most Popular Landmarks

Galway Cathedral0.2 mi
Nora Barnacle House0.4 mi
St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church0.5 mi
Lynch's Castle0.5 mi
St. Augustine's Church0.5 mi
Spanish Arch0.6 mi

Getting Around

Galway Nuig0.1 mi
Galway Lios Ealtan, Stop 5220610.5 mi
Galway Spanish Arch, Stop 5220110.5 mi
Galway Coach Station0.7 mi
Galway0.7 mi
Galway Lower Salthilll1.0 mi

FAQs when booking at The Sliding Rock Inn

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at The Sliding Rock Inn. FAQs were last updated on February 29, 2024.

Is pricing at The Sliding Rock Inn comparable to 1 star hotels in Galway?

The average rate for a night at The Sliding Rock Inn is 7% less than the Galway average for similarly rated 1 star hotels. The nightly rate at The Sliding Rock Inn is typically $116, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Galway.

How close is The Sliding Rock Inn to the nearest airport, Galway Airport?

There are 5.3 mi between the closest airport, Galway Airport, and The Sliding Rock Inn. The drive to the airport from the hotel should take you 0h 10m with a normal traffic flow. It’s important to take high traffic times into consideration, especially in metropolitan areas.

What is the best way for guests to get from Galway Airport to The Sliding Rock Inn?

For the most freedom while visiting Galway, consider renting a car for about $44/day and parking it at The Sliding Rock Inn where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Galway Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

How close is The Sliding Rock Inn from the Galway city center?

The Sliding Rock Inn is just 0.2 mi away from the center of Shantalla, Galway. From The Sliding Rock Inn you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Spanish Arch.

What is the The Sliding Rock Inn phone number?

For questions regarding your hotel or your stay, call +353 9172 2131.

Does The Sliding Rock Inn have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The Sliding Rock Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at The Sliding Rock Inn?

Check-out should be before 11:00 AM. For checking in at The Sliding Rock Inn, guests should plan for any time after 4:00 PM on the day of their scheduled arrival.

How much does it cost to stay at The Sliding Rock Inn, Galway?

A good deal at The Sliding Rock Inn right now is between $91 and $116 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

Is there a restaurant at The Sliding Rock Inn?

Yes, there is a restaurant on-site at The Sliding Rock Inn, Galway. They also have a bar service for drinks.

How far is The Sliding Rock Inn from Galway Cathedral?

Galway Cathedral in Galway is 0.2 mi away from The Sliding Rock Inn.

Is The Sliding Rock Inn close to Galway City Museum?

The Sliding Rock Inn is a good choice to stay at if you want to visit Galway City Museum, which is 0.6 mi away.

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