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1 room, 2 adults

Clayton Hotel Galway

4-starFáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.
Great for families

Good to know

  • Highchair
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free WiFi
Ballybrit Lynch Roundabout, Galway, Galway, Ireland

4-star hotel in Galway with indoor pool and restaurant
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Highchair
    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • Free WiFi
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  • Fully compliant with Covid 19 restrictions and felt very safeOct 12, 2020
  • Lovely staff, in these times means a lot to put guests at ease in looking after people.…Sep 18, 2020

Clayton Hotel Galway

from ZAR 1,558
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Executive King Suite
  • Family Room, 2 adults & 2 children
  • Deluxe Double & Single Room
  • Deluxe King Room
  • Family Room, 2 adults & 3 children

What’s around Clayton Hotel Galway


  • Galway Race Course - 19 min walk
  • Merlin Woods Park - 27 min walk
  • Merlin Park Hospital - 29 min walk
  • Galway Clinic Private Hospital - 29 min walk
  • Royal Tara China Visitor Center - 34 min walk
  • Cooper's Hill Livery - 35 min walk
  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology - 35 min walk
  • Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre - 37 min walk

Getting around

  • Galway Station - 6 min drive
  • Athenry Station - 12 min drive
  • Craughwell Station - 15 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 195 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is noon
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free extended parking on site

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Sauna
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


The Tribes Restaurant - This restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Enclosure Bar and Bistro - This bistro serves dinner only.

Clayton Hotel Galway’s small print

Also known as

  • Clayton Galway
  • Clayton Hotel Ballybrit
  • Clayton Hotel Galway Hotel
  • Clayton Hotel Galway Galway
  • Clayton Hotel Galway Hotel Galway
  • Clayton Galway Hotel
  • Clayton Hotel
  • Clayton Hotel Galway
  • Galway Clayton
  • Galway Clayton Hotel
  • Galway Hotel Clayton
  • Hotel Clayton
  • Hotel Clayton Galway


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

    Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

    Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

    Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

    Optional extras

    Rollaway beds are available for EUR 20.0 per night

    Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 12.50 for adults and EUR 6.00 for children (approximately)

    Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

    Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    FAQs for Clayton Hotel Galway

    • Does Clayton Hotel Galway offer free cancellation for a full refund?
      Yes, Clayton Hotel Galway does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Clayton Hotel Galway?
      This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
    • Is parking offered on site at Clayton Hotel Galway?
      Yes, there's free self and extended parking.
    • Is there a pool at Clayton Hotel Galway?
      Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
    • Are pets allowed at Clayton Hotel Galway?
      Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
    • What are the check-in and check-out times at Clayton Hotel Galway?
      You can check in from 2:00 PM to anytime. Check-out time is noon.
    • Are there restaurants at or near Clayton Hotel Galway?
      Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include The Huntsman Inn (2.5 mi), Loam (3.1 mi), and Jungle Café (3.2 mi).
    • Is airport shuttle service offered by Clayton Hotel Galway?
      Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

    Recent reviews

    Fabulous 8,6 From 333 reviews

    Exceptional 10,0
    Great stay. Very welcoming and accommodating staff.
    Emily, ie2 night family trip
    Very good 8,0
    Family stay
    Very impressed with the hotel
    Ross, ie3 night family trip
    Very good 8,0
    Very helpful staff. Very clean
    Very helpful staff. Very clean
    Kenneth, gb1 night family trip
    Fair 4,0
    The girls at reception were so nice and very helpful
    Jenna, ie2 night family trip
    Very good 8,0
    Family overnight
    Convenient hotel. Room was too warm and I couldn't open the window. Small gym and pool very restricted with Covid-19 so you have to book before arrival if you want to go. Safe parking and friendly staff.
    Colum, ie1 night family trip
    Very good 8,0
    Great everytime
    Really enjoy staying at the Carlton, very comfortable hotel and great reception staff to start off the stay. Just need some tlc on the gym
    Grant, ie1 night business trip
    Very good 8,0
    Good hotel for a business trip
    Good stay for a business trip
    us3 night business trip
    Very good 8,0
    Happy Family
    Beautiful hotel fabulous room comfortable beds 4 very happy people leaving. Couldn’t figure out how to change the shower back to running the bath tap if had of been staying for longer would have asked. Could have done with a few biscuits in the room but that’s just an observation
    ie1 night family trip
    Very good 8,0
    Fab hotel, only one thing shower terrible blows hot and cold
    Mary, ie1 night family trip
    Exceptional 10,0
    great hotel
    we stayed at this hotel as we were going to elf town it we had a beautiful stay and would recommend it to all
    luevan, ie1 night family trip

    Clayton Hotel Galway

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