Overlooking the famous Salthill Promenade, Galway Bay and the Clare Hills, this elegant hotel features a 25-yard swimming pool, a whirlpool, and a large gym. Just 0.6 mi from Galway city center, it is set in Galway’s beautiful countryside on the scenic route to Connemara National Park. With flat-screen TVs with cable channels, rooms at Salthill Hotel all feature free WiFi, and free tea and coffee. Rooms also include an private bathroom with a hairdryer and toiletries. Some rooms also enjoy beautiful sea views. Full Irish breakfasts are served each day, and The Amber Room and Prom Restaurants serve a variety of menus all made from locally sourced produce. Blackrock Cafe and Bar offers an extensive list of drinks, wines, cocktails and specialty teas and coffees. There is also outdoor seating offering views over the ocean. Free access is provided to The Ocean Fitness Center, which provides a 25-yard indoor Swimming pool, an 18-yard hydro pool, whirlpool, sauna and steam room. There is also a fully equipped, spacious gym and daily fitness classes, some of which are free for guests. Free parking is available, and the hotel is located on Salthill’s coast road opposite the promenade and Galway Bay. Galway Golf Club is a 10-minute walk away, and the Pearse Stadium is 5 minutes away on foot.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Salthill Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 22, 2008

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

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

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Guest reviews


Value for money
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  • Dave
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Located very close to Trad on the Prom which was our primary reason to stay in Galway. Facilities were great and the underground parking was very convenient.
  • Rose
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The lobby was pretty. The rooms were large and comfortable. The sea views were very nice. The staff was responsive.
  • Breda
    Good good Great location Accommodating staff Lovely room with sea view
  • O
    stayed in the salthill hotel for one night along with family who were in other rooms , location was prefect and free parking in front of hotel was very good . finding the hotel is straightforward and is close to beach promenade and walking...
  • Prakash
    Location…. Superb. We got the room with the view of the ocean, the Salthill promenade. Though we had a car for ourselves, we preferred to go to the town centre by bus which was amazingly easy.
  • Dawn
    Access to the swimming pool, & comfortable room. Location right on the promenade so not far from the beach ⛱️
  • Joanne
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    quiet, clean room ocean view great location easy parking
  • Nicholas
    Clean rooms, convenient location, friendly staff, delicious breakfast
  • Paul
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The location is fantastic. Across the street from the beach and promenade. The room was spacious and comfortable. Great bar and good food.
  • Cathy
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel was very comfortable and on the Salthill Promenade. Our room was very large and the beds were comfy. You could walk downtown but we took the bus. We weren't there long enough to use the pool but it looked very nice. The bar was...

Property questions and answers
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  • Is breakfast with the room

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your message. If you are unsure of the pricing we do recommend contacting the hotel directly where one of the reservations ..
    Answered on 15 September 2019
  • Do you take payment when i book or when i arrive please its not clear to me

    Dear Guest, It is our policy to take payment for your first night stay with us 48 hours prior to arrival. If you are staying with us more than one nig..
    Answered on 27 February 2020
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?

    Dear Guest, thank you for your message. As our hotel is located just in front of the Salthill beach, any time is a good time for a beach holiday, depe..
    Answered on 15 September 2019
  • is the bar area open for guests given restrictions due to coronovirus - woudl be interested in staying at hotel 11 july to 14 july. what about entertainment

    Blackrock Bistro Bar will be open to residents from 29th of June, booking is essential. All IHF guidelines are followed.
    Answered on 25 June 2020
  • Hi I’m looking at the standard double room 715€ with breakfast and dinner is the 20€ breakfast and 30€ dinner for both or do we get that amount each

    Hello, thank you for your query. You may contact us directly on 091 522711 or reservations@salthillhotel.com to be provided with guaranteed best rates..
    Answered on 24 May 2021
  • Do the executive king rooms with a sea view have a walk in shower

    Hello Some of our Executive rooms have a Walk-in shower others would have a bath shower. If booking please send us a message with a request for your ..
    Answered on 9 May 2022
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Prom
    • Cuisine
      Irish • International

Amenities of Salthill Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Aerobics
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Indoor swimming pool
Additional charge
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Fitness
  • Steam room
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Polish

House rules

Salthill Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


From 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of EUR 1000 is required on arrival. That's about 1065.80USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 4 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

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.

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

The fine print

Please note that guests must indicate the number of children traveling with them at the time of booking.

Extra beds and cots are available upon request and subject to availability. This has to be confirmed by the property. Please use the special request box when booking to arrange that or contact the property with the contact details on the booking confirmation.

Please note that the card used to make the booking must be present upon arrival along with a matching photo ID. Guests may be denied access if they fail to provide these documents.

When booking 10 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply.

Please note that due to COVID-19, cash payments are not accepted at the property.

Property doesn't accept cash payments for accommodations. Guests can use cash in Food & Beverage outlets.

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

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

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

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

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

A damage deposit of EUR 1000 is required on arrival. That's about 1065.80USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Salthill Hotel

  • Room options at Salthill Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • Salthill Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Prom

  • Guests staying at Salthill Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

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

  • The prices at Salthill Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

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

    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Evening entertainment
    • Steam room
    • Personal trainer
    • Aerobics
    • Live music/Performance
    • Fitness classes
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Beach
    • Fitness
    • Swimming pool

  • The nearest beach is 500 feet from Salthill Hotel. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Salthill Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Salthill Hotel is 1.9 miles from the center of Galway. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Salthill Hotel on this page.