This property is 12 minutes walk from the beach. The rooms feature a comfortable bed and a marble bathroom with designer toiletries. Rooms also feature a flat-screen chromecast TV, complimentary WiFi and press reader.

In the centre of Galway, the The Hardiman is just a 1-minute walk from both the train and bus stations. The dock can be reached in around 5 minutes on foot.

Gaslight Brasserie, Oyster Bar and the popular Parlour Lounge at The Hardiman are located on the lower ground floor and open daily, offering classic, tasty food.

Guests can relax in the newly renovated Parlour Lounge or take a stroll around Galway City on our doorstep

This is our guests' favourite part of Galway, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) has been welcoming guests since 19 Jun 2006.

Currency exchange: Need local currency? This property offers currency exchange on site.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Galway, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish


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Classic Twin Room
  • 2 single beds
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Deluxe Double Room
  • 1 large double bed
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4 reasons to choose The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick)

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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
  • Eyre Square
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  • Eyre Square Centre
    0.1 miles
  • Lynch’s Castle
    0.2 miles
  • Shop Street
    0.2 miles
  • The Market
    0.2 miles
  • Bold Art Gallery
    0.2 miles
  • St. Nicholas Collegiate Church
    0.3 miles
  • Spanish Arch
    0.3 miles
  • The Salmon Weir Bridge
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • National University of Galway
    0.5 miles
  • Galway Greyhound Stadium
    0.5 miles
  • Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre
    1.2 miles
  • Galway Bay
    5.2 miles
  • Spiddal
    9.7 miles
Public transport
  • Train Galway Railway Station
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Closest airports
  • Shannon Airport
    40.5 miles
  • Ireland West Airport Knock
    45.1 miles
How to get to The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) from Shannon Airport
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1 restaurant on site

    Gaslight Brasserie

    Cuisine: Irish

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Facilities of The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick)
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs EUR 15 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Parking garage
  • Secured parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages spoken
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

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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 18 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

1 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Extra bed upon request
€ 35 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 35 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

FAQs about The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick)

  • Room options at The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Suite

  • Guests staying at The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • The nearest beach is just 1,050 yards from The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick).

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) by:

    • Bus 1h 20min

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Secured parking
    • Parking garage
    • Accessible parking

  • The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) has 1 restaurant:

    • Gaslight Brasserie

  • The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) is 100 yards from the centre of Galway.

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

  • Check-in at The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) is from 16:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The Hardiman (formerly Hotel Meyrick) offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 3 km)