Summer break on the wild atlantic way

Summer is fast approaching making it the prime time to visit Ireland’s City of Festivals in the West of Ireland. Galway is a lively city all year around but with the arrival of summer comes an array of new activities, street spectacles and festivals to the city. 

Galway is the cultural capital of Ireland and the only city located on the Wild Atlantic Way, so the perfect location to kick-start your summer break. 

The Galmont offers an unrivalled location from which to explore the City of the Tribes, with the main public transport stations & Eyre Square a one minute walk away. If you prefer to stay in and relax the hotel offers a beautiful outdoor terrace – the perfect location to watch the sunset over Galway Bay with a cocktail from Coopers Bar & Grill or while enjoying Galways iconic seafood in Marinas Restaurant. 



Summer festivals

Why not plan your trip away around one of the many Galway Festivals? From July through to September you can be guarenteed there will a different event every week in the city. Some favourites include; 

  • Galway Film Fleadh (9th-14th July 2019)
  • Galway International Arts Festival (15th-28th July 2019)
  • Galway Races (29th July - 4th August 2019)
  • Galway International Oyster Festival (27th - 29th September 2019)

Check out our Galway Festivals page for a full guide.

fantastic family breaks

With all Galway has to offer there is no suprise it provides plenty of family fun activites providing the ultimate summer destination for both parents & children alike. At the Galmont we want to ensure the whole family enjoys their holiday to Galway, so to make it even better we're delighted to offer exclusive discounts to select Galway attractions including; Galway Aquarium, Monkey Business, Great Escape Rooms, & the Galway Tourist Train. (Please speak to our front office team during your stay to avail) 

The Galmont is delighted to be a family friend hotel, why not explore our air-conditioned family rooms to start planning the perfect summer break in Galway.

Families can avail of the following features to make your stay as effortless as possible:

  • Complimentary use of cots 
  • Complimentary use of baby blankets and high chairs
  • Complimentary use of the Energize Fitness & Leisure centre with kids access to the pool till 9pm
  • Childrens menus available for our young VIPS in all dining outlets to provide something for the whole families taste
  • List of local babysitters available from reception
Advance booking essential. Please contact 091 538300