Galway City provides a rich tapestry of culture and heritage, coupled with a diverse choice of activities and pursuits. The Salthill, Galway Hotel enjoys a fantastic location overlooking Salthill promenade and the magnificent Galway Bay. Take a step unto one of Europe's longest promenades and enjoy a short coastal walk into Galway City centre.
The tranquil seaside resort of Salthill provides a range of activities for all the family, and is proud to provide a home to the Irish National Aquarium.
The hotel provides easy access to the scenic beauty and wilderness of Connemara, where the native language of Irish is widely spoken and Irish traditions are still held dear.
Galway is renowned for it's International festivals which include the Galway Races Summer Festival, Galway Arts Festival, Galway Oyster and Baboro Childrens Arts festival. These main events attract large numbers of visitors every year to Galway, where they are assured of 'craic, ceol agus sport'.
There are many Historical Attractions, Museums and Heritage Sites around Galway City and County and Connemara National park.
Adventurous Guests may enjoy a variety of Outdoor Activities such as Abseiling, Windsurfing and Karting. The Greyhound Track provides excitement to the hundreds who attend the Galway Dog Track every weekend. All such Activities are easily accessible from the Salthill Hotel.
Galway City has a fantastic choice of Family Activities, such as Pet Farms , Aquariums, Playcentres and Cinemas.
Widely recognised as Ireland's hub of Arts and Culture, Galway City hosts Arts and Cultural Festivals annually. With award winning Theatres and Music Venues, the Arts and Culture scene in Galway is internationally recognised.
The Salthill Hotel is a very short stroll from Pearse Stadium. In addition, Galway is Home to Connacht RFC and Galway United Football Club.