Situated on Galway's picturesque waterfront, Harbour Hotel offers modern rooms including, air-conditioning, free WiFi, bluetooth speakers and onsite car parking. Galway’s lively centre is just a 5-minute walk away.

The rooms feature cable TV and complimentary tea and coffee for guests. They also provide a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Dillisk on the Docks offers a contemporary restaurant and bar for casual dining. A full bar menu is also served from 1:00 to 21:00 with live sports on large-screen TVs.

The Quay Street shopping street is just 3 minutes’ walk from the hotel, while Salthill Prom is 10 minutes away on foot. Both Corrib and Eyre Square shopping centre are a 5-minute walk away.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Harbour Hotel has been welcoming guests since 1 Dec 2005.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Galway, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.3

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Parking available at the hotel


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Room type
1 single bed
1 double bed
1 large double bed
1 double bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
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Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Due to covid would you have to book a table for dinner in advance
    In order to help us maintain social distancing for our customers, please pre book your preferred meal times for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
    Answered on 10 July 2020
  • hi looking to stay next week on business, how secure is the parking regards
    Dear Guest We have a small secure carpark to the rear of the building . it's covered by a couple of cameras . Kind regards Patricia Front Desk
    Answered on 27 November 2020
  • Do you have a swimming pool?
    Sorry but we don't have a swimming pool. Our sister hotel the Galmont has a pool and if staying with the harbour they will let you use at a discounted rate.
    Answered on 16 January 2020
  • Do you offer any spa treatments and if no, where would you recommend nearby pls
    Good morning, apologies for the delay in replying. We don't have a Spa in the Hotel. However we recommend the Spa at The Galmont Hotel which is a sho..
    Answered on 31 January 2020
  • May I have an iron and board in the room also?
    Good afternoon, Thank you for your question. We have an iron and ironing board in all our rooms.
    Answered on 22 March 2023
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site
  • Dillisk On the Docks
    • Cuisine
Facilities of Harbour Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7
Most popular facilities
Parking on site
Free WiFi
Fitness centre
Non-smoking rooms
Room service
24-hour front desk
Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs € 10 per day.
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Reception services
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
Business facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Harbour Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 12:00



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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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

The fine print

When booking more than 5 rooms, group policy applies with a deposit of 50% at time of booking. Cancellation policy for any groups bookings more than 5 rooms is 14 days prior to arrival.

Please note that the card used to make the booking has to be presented upon check-in.

Please note that all meals will need to be pre-booked in advance with the property in order to maintain social distancing between guests.

Please note we are following government regulations and a valid digital covid certificate with ID will be required on check in to ensure access to the Hotel Bar and Restaurant.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travellers, during dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be cancelled on arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

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

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Harbour Hotel

  • Room options at Harbour Hotel include:

    • Triple
    • Double
    • Twin

  • Harbour Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Dillisk On the Docks

  • Harbour Hotel is 450 yards from the centre of Galway.

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

    • Fitness centre

  • Check-in at Harbour Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Guests staying at Harbour Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

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