The Wave is a family-run townhouse B&B offering 4 guest bedrooms located in a residential area where Salthill meets Galway City center. The Wave features free private parking on site and free Wi-Fi. Each room has complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. We have a lounge exclusively for guest use. Breakfast is included for all guests. The property is located 0.7 mi from The Spanish Arch and Quay St with bars, restaurants, cafes and galleries. The heart of Salthill village with its family attractions and blue flag beach is 1969 feet away. The port for ferries to the Aran Islands are 23 mi away, while to the south The Burren is 29 mi away, and The Cliffs of Moher are 47 mi from the property. Guests can also explore the Connemara region.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Galway, this property has an excellent location score of 9.6!

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

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Galway
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Guests who stayed here loved

  • Katherine
    United States of America United States of America
    Spectacular. The house is clean and comfortable. The breakfast is delicious. Location is the best, right near the beach and close to town. Caroline is such a welcoming host! Thank you for a great stay.
  • Gelika
    United States of America United States of America
    Hosts were amazingly friendly!! Breakfast was delicious!! Our room was clean and well stocked.
  • Lynn
    United States of America United States of America
    Caroline and John were fabulous and very helpful with directions and recommendations. The breakfast was very good. There was a living room to be used by anyone. Parking was on site.

Managed by Caroline

Company review score: 10Based on 190 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Im a very out going person who likes making people smile.I enjoy the company of others and in doing B&B in my home I get to meet and look after my guests in making the most of their stay in Galway in a friendly manner.

Property info

The Wave is a family run B.B inthe heart of Galway city.We are situated in a quiet residential area backing on to salthill prom. It's walking distance to the sandy blue flag beach and into the city itself.We have 3 newly decorated bedrooms and bathrooms for our guests to enjoy where you will have a very peaceful rest on your travels.

Neighborhood info

We are ideally located across the road from Galways famous prom with its stunning walkway and viewsWe have the lovely of Salthill a 5 minute walk away.We have a 12 minute walk into the city where you can go via the lovely Claddagh with its swans and fishing boats.

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Area info

Amenities of The Wave
Great facilities! Review score, 9.8

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
  • Beach
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoke-free property
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    House rules
    The Wave takes special requests – add in the next step!

    From 오후 4:00 to 오후 9:00
    You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
    From 오전 8:00 to 오전 11:00
    Cancellation/ prepayment
    Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction
    The minimum age for check-in is 18
    Pets are not allowed.
    Payments by takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.
    Smoking is not allowed.
    Parties/events are not allowed
    Quiet hours
    Guests need be quiet between 오후 11:00 and 오전 7:00.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    Please inform The Wave of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    Quiet hours are between 23:00:00 and 07:00:00.

    FAQs about The Wave

    • Guests staying at The Wave can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish

    • The Wave offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Golf course (within 2 miles)
      • Beach

    • Check-in at The Wave is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

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

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

    • The Wave is 1.1 miles from the center of Galway. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at The Wave include:

      • Double