This contemporary hotel with leisure facilities and free parking is located opposite Galway Racecourse, just outside Galway city. Clayton Hotel Galway is close to major Galway business parks including IDA Galway Business & Technology Park, Parkmore Business Park, Briarhill Business Park and Ballybrit Business Park.

All rooms and suites are air conditioned and each boasts a King Koil bed and a large flat-screen TV. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel.

In the evenings, relax in the comfortable Enclosure Bar & Bistro, which serves drinks, snacks and a dinner menu made with fresh local produce. Head to the Tribes Restaurant to sample fine Galway cuisine.

Clayton Hotel Galway’s leisure centre has a 20 yards swimming pool and a sauna. Service at Clayton Hotel is friendly and of a high standard.

The hotel is ideal for exploring Galway and its great restaurants, pubs and shops.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.0 for a two-person trip.

Clayton Hotel Galway has been welcoming guests since 16 Jun 2008.
Hotel chain/brand: Clayton

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.0)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free parking available at the hotel

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Sleeps Room type Price
Max adults: 2
Deluxe Double Room
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 2
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Deluxe Double & Single Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 2
Executive King Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 3
Family Room 2 Adults & 3 Children
  • 1 single bed and
  • 2 double beds
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Max adults: 2
Deluxe King Room
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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  • The staff speak English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Galway Racecourse
    0.6 miles
  • Galway Clinic Private Hospital
    0.9 miles
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
    1.3 miles
  • Galway Mayo IT
    1.5 miles
  • Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre
    1.6 miles
  • Royal Tara China Visitor Centre
    1.7 miles
  • Galway Greyhound Stadium
    2.3 miles
  • Galway Shopping Center
    2.6 miles
  • Eyre Square
    2.8 miles
Top attractions
  • St. Nicholas Collegiate Church
    3 miles
  • National University of Galway
    3.1 miles
  • Galway Bay
    7.8 miles
Natural beauty
  • Sea/ocean Atlantic Ocean
    2.8 miles
  • Lake Lough Corrib
    9.3 miles
  • Mountain Connemara 12 Pins
    28 miles
Public transport
  • Train Galway Railway Station
    2.8 miles
Closest airports
  • Shannon Airport
    41.5 miles
  • Ireland West Airport Knock
    43.5 miles
How to get to Clayton Hotel Galway from Shannon Airport
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1 restaurant on site

    Tribes Restaurant

    Cuisine: Irish, International

    Open for: Breakfast

Facilities of Clayton Hotel Galway
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transport tickets Additional charge
Reception services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Business centre Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Indoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool cover
  • Heated pool
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • English
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From 16:00 hours


Until 12:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 16 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Clayton Hotel Galway accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that for advance purchase bookings a payment link will be sent to the guest after the booking has been confirmed.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about Clayton Hotel Galway

  • Yes, Clayton Hotel Galway is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Clayton Hotel Galway (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Clayton Hotel Galway has 1 restaurant:

    • Tribes Restaurant

  • Room options at Clayton Hotel Galway include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Triple
    • Suite

  • The prices at Clayton Hotel Galway may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Clayton Hotel Galway by:

    • Bus 1h

  • Clayton Hotel Galway is 2.8 miles from the centre of Galway.

  • Guests staying at Clayton Hotel Galway can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Clayton Hotel Galway offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Indoor pool
    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    • Hiking
    • Canoeing
    • Fitness
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Horse riding
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Indoor pool (all year)
    • Live music/performance

  • Check-in at Clayton Hotel Galway is from 16:00, and check-out is until 12:00.