Enjoy an Exciting Race Week at The Galmont

Monday 30th July to Sunday 5th August 

And they’re off..! Highly anticipated, much loved and always great craic, yes it’s almost time for the 2018 Galway Races! The stakes are high and as always, The Galmont Hotel & Spa is the hub of all the excitement. You can bet that this year will be no exception, with a superb Race Week line-up to look forward to. Be part of the most exciting social event of the summer calendar.


The place to be all throughout Race Week, The Galmont has an exciting line-up of entertainment to make Galway's biggest week even more fun. 

Enjoy nightly live music in Coopers Bar & Lounge including The Rascals and The Luna Boys Live. 

A house DJ and our resident piano player Maurice will be playing in the Lounge daily during the week, while DJ James Sexton will keep the party going in the Veranda Lounge. 

The Inis Mór Ballroom sees the fantastic The Big Generator on Thursday 2nd August and That 80s Band on Friday 3rd, both sure to get everyone on their feet. Afterwards, continue the celebrations on the terrace overlooking Lough Atalia with tunes from our late night DJ. 


Stay at The Galmont, a favourite for music and style and enjoy luxury city centre accommodation along with a buffet breakfast to set you up for a day at Galway Race Course - plus on returning to the hotel you will experience the very best in Race Week entertainment with live bands and DJs throughout the evening. Those not lucky enough to be staying with us can still enjoy the entertainment - just be sure to come early!


Tuesday 31st July & Wednesday 1st August

If you're heading to the Races, make an afternoon of it with our all-inclusive lunch and racing packages.

Start the day with a 2-course lunch in Marinas Grill, tickets for entry to the track and bus transfers to the Race Course and back to the hotel afterwards for our line-up of live entertainment. 

Advance booking is required. Please contact Ethan Brennan on 091 538630 or ethan.brennan@thegalmont.com

Win an overnight stay with your #GalwayGirlSquad

On Wednesday evening, the excitement continues back at The Galmont. Paying homage to the famous style of the festival, we're searching for the ultimate #GalwayGirlSquad.

Fashionable ladies, along with two friends, will be invited to partake and each member of the winning squad will win a luxury 2-night stay including breakfast, an evening meal and spa treatments.


Thursday 2nd & Friday 3rd August, 6 - 10pm

Make it a winning night with dinner in Marina's Grill before our lively line-up of entertainment at The Galmont. 

On Thursday 3rd August, savour a 4-course choice menu created by Executive Chef Adrian Bane in the AA Rosette awarded Marina's Grill, overlooking Lough Atalia, for €60 per person. 

On Friday 4th August, choose from our delicious a la carte menu, showcasing the finest local and seasonal ingredients, as well as the Wild Atlantic Way's fabulous seafood. 

Group menus also available. 

Advance booking required. Please email peter.dalton@thegalmont.com or call 091 538300. 

Accommodation available every night - book now to avoid disappointment. 

Call us on 091 538300 to reserve your room in the heart of the action.