The Western Hotel

The Western Hotel


33 Prospect Hill, Galway, Ireland

ExcellentBased on 2,738 reviews


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About The Western Hotel

A 10-minute walk from Galway Railway Station, Western Hotel has an accessible location, making it an ideal base when visiting Galway. It is set in the area's vibrant nightlife district, just a short w...

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To Downtown0.3 mi
Nearest airportGalway
Distance to airport4.7 mi


Check-in time3:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+353 9156 2834

Amenities at The Western Hotel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Electric kettle
  • Increased accessibility
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Elevator
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Socket near the bed
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Kids meals
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Free parking
  • Conditioner
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Valet parking
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private parking
  • Storage available


  • Bicycle rental
  • Fitness center


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Contactless check-in/check-out

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Reviews for The Western Hotel

GreatBased on 2,738 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Breakfast was delicious 😋 Great location. (in 383 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and great service. (in 362 reviews)
  • Friendly and helpful staff. (in 331 reviews)
Cons -
  • Car parking was very inconvenient. (in 62 reviews)
  • I got upgraded to an apartment which was deadly. (in 5 reviews)

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Where is The Western Hotel

Most Popular Landmarks

Galway Harbour0.4 mi
Galway Cathedral0.4 mi
Galway City Museum0.5 mi
Spanish Arch0.5 mi
Galway Arts Centre0.6 mi
South Park0.8 mi

Getting Around

Galway Coach Station0.1 mi
Galway0.2 mi
Galway Bohermore, Stop 5226810.5 mi
Galway Spanish Arch, Stop 5220110.5 mi
Galway Nuig0.6 mi
Galway Dublin Rd (G Hotel)0.7 mi

FAQs when booking at The Western Hotel

Is pricing at The Western Hotel comparable to 3 star hotels in Galway?

Nightly rates at The Western Hotel will generally be 12% cheaper than the average 3-stars hotel in Galway. When staying at The Western Hotel, you should be prepared to pay about $126/night, which is considered to be a good deal in Galway for a 3-stars hotel.

How close is The Western Hotel to the nearest airport, Galway Airport?

At 4.7 mi away, Galway Airport is the closest airport to The Western Hotel. The average expected drive time from The Western Hotel to Galway Airport is 0h 09m. It’s a good idea to research traffic trends between your hotel and the airport.

What is the best way for guests to get from Galway Airport to The Western Hotel?

Getting from Galway Airport to The Western Hotel can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $74/day in Galway. Luckily, The Western Hotel has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. 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 Western Hotel from the Galway city center?

The Western Hotel is just 0.2 mi away from the center of St Nicholas, Galway. From The Western Hotel you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Spanish Arch.

What is the The Western Hotel phone number?

For questions regarding your hotel or your stay, call +353 9156 2834.

Does The Western Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

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

Is there a gym or fitness center at The Western Hotel?

The Western Hotel does have a gym on-site. The gym area is only open to hotel guests and the hours and rules can change drastically from hotel to hotel. It is recommended that you contact the front desk with questions.

What is the check-out time at The Western Hotel?

The Western Hotel has a normal check-in time of after 3:00 PM, and check-out time of before 11:00 AM.

How much does it cost to stay at The Western Hotel, Galway?

A good deal at The Western Hotel right now is between $81 and $126 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 Western Hotel?

Yes, there is a restaurant on-site at The Western Hotel, Galway. A bar is also available on-site.

How far is The Western Hotel from Galway Cathedral?

The Western Hotel is a good place to stay to see Galway Cathedral. It’s 0.4 mi away.

Is The Western Hotel close to Galway City Museum?

The distance from The Western Hotel to Galway City Museum is 0.5 mi.