This hotel is located in a suburb of Galway, and through it's excellent location guests are offered a wonderful view of Galway bay. The city centre and the train station lie around 3 km away and the nearest beach is around 2 km away. A bus stop lies just 200 m from the hotel and it is the ideal spot for exploring the city and Galway's surrounding countryside. The family friendly hotel is the right place for guests of all ages. Through its good reputation in providing comfort, hospitality and good food it is a popular place for tourists. The hotel includes a total of 175 rooms, of which 4 are suites over 5 floors. The various facilities on offer include a foyer with a 24-hour reception, a safe, a currency exchange desk, a cloakroom and a lift. The building also includes a café, a bar and pub. The stylish restaurant offers a stunning view of the bay as well as a perfect atmosphere and excellent cuisine. The modern conference facilities are also ideal for business guests. In addition, Internet access, medical assistance, as well as room and laundry services are available. Younger guests are able to let off steam in the kids club and the playground. A store room for bikes as well as a car park are additionally provided. The welcoming rooms come with a bathroom with hairdryer, toiletries, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, a radio, central heating, tea/coffee maker, and a hire safe. Ironing facilities are also available on request. Guests are free to enjoy the hotel's 14m long, heated swimming pool. In July and August swimming lessons are offered to children at no extra cost. In addition, guests are able to relax in the Jacuzzi and the steam room as well as exercise in the gym. In July and August as well as in the school holidays younger guests are also offered a varied entertainment programme.