Westway Guest House
14 Glenina Heights, Dublin Road, Galway City, Galway
With many years experience in making sure that guests have a wonderful, comfortable stay, many return again and again. Being ideally located, we are easy to get to and easy to get away from, on the next leg of your journey.
Our large lounge with T.V. is available for you to enjoy a cup of tea or coffee or a glass of wine or just to sit and chat and learn about our city and county. Your hosts have a wealth of knowledge about the city, the county and the country.
We also provide a sun room where you can sit and watch the world go by. There is an outside smoking area and an off street car parking area.
We provide single, double and family rooms – all en-suite, with multi-channel T.V. and tea / coffee facilities.
Food and Beverage
Our breakfast room is bright and airy and our breakfasts are varied and delicious.
Galway City – A historical city known as the city of the tribes, dances to a beat uniquely its own. A University City which few forget.
* The Galway Crystal Heritage Centre
* The Cathedral
* Lynch’s Castle Window
* St. Michael’s Church
* Galway Museum
Galway Bay – Immortalised in song where you can see the sun go down.
Salthill – With its beautiful promenade, is one of the most popular seaside walks in Ireland. Everyone who know “it” loves to “walk the prom”.
* Leisureland indoor Swimming Pool.
* Play golf at The Galway Bay 18 hole course.
* Go fishing, horse riding, cycling.
* Play tennis.
* Visit the outdoor funfair in the summer.
* Take the children to the playgrounds.
* Visit the pubs and listen to traditional Irish Music.
* Eat in the best restaurants and last but not least, spend a while at Salthill’s lovely Blue Flag Beach.
Connemara – A scenic Gaelic area – including the Aran Islands, Cong and Clifden. Drive or take a tour bus. There is a bus connection to catch the boat to the Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher and the Burren. Again you can drive or take a tour bus. We can arrange for you to be picked up and dropped back to the destination.
Horse Racing – 7 day festival starts on the last Monday of July every year. There is also a 2 day festival in September and October.
* The Arts Festival
* The Oyster Festival
* Traditional Pubs for traditional music
* Night Clubs
- Designated Smoking Area
- TV in all bedrooms
Westway Guest House, is ideally located on the East side of Galway City on the Dublin Road – N6 – East. Access to all routes – Dublin, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Shannon, Cliffs of Moher and the Burren – in fact anywhere East or South of Ireland, is only a matter of taking a left hand turn when you drive away from here.
Take a right hand turn when you leave us for the City Centre – 1 Mile,
Salthill – 2 Miles, and the real West of Ireland – Connemara, Aran Islands, Clifden, Maam Valley, Cong and if your going North to Sligo, Donegal or Northern Ireland.
Equally if you are approaching Galway City from the South (as above) drive “straight through” the first 2 roundabouts, keep left at the 3rd (Galway East N6) and drive straight through the 4th Roundabout. Pass Flannery’s Best Western Hotel and take the next right hand turn and there we are on the right hand side (Westway) .
From the East – take a right hand turn off the 1st Roundabout, straight through the 2nd, keep left at the 3rd (Galway City East N6), straight through the 4th, past Flannery Best Western Hotel, 1st right hand turn and we are on your right hand side (Westway).
From the West take a left – over the Quincentenial Bridge straight through 3 Roundabouts onto the Dublin Road, past The Days Inn Hotel, take the next left hand turn and we are immediately on your right hand side.
From the city, or the North its best to ask for directions as there are several ways of getting to us – or telephone or email us.