The Residence Hotel

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Quay Street, Galway City, Galway,
Mr Wayne Neilon
T: +353(0)91569600
F: +353(0)91569191

Ideally situated in the heart of Galway City, The Residence Hotel is an excellent budget hotel with 20 newly renovated rooms. The property also includes a lively bar with nightly entertainment and homemade food, and caters specially for groups.

The Residence Hotel is ideally located in the heart of Galways Latin Quarter District, in the city centre and within walking distance of many of Galways historical attractions.

Once a 16th century Carmelite Convent, The hotel is modern in design but perfectly in keeping with its historic surroundings. Situated right next to the River Corrib and the famous Spanish Arch. The hotel is surrounded by medieval buildings and cobbled streets and is situated in the most idyllic part of Galway City. By day enjoy the historic atmosphere, by night enjoy being in the centre of Galways night life.

The Residence Hotel, is a hotel with a difference, bedrooms are wonderfully comfortable and stylish designed in a modern and funky décor. There are varying designs of room type, some having pop culture artwork featuring Amy Winehouse & David Bowie while others feature photographic statements. With all modern amenities such as smart TV’s, so you can access your Netflix account, laptop friendly socket locations, USB socket chargers, excellent lighting, Nespresso machines in each room to maximise your productivity, complimentary high speed wifi, in room safe and tea making facilities. A personable and friendly welcome awaits you here at this boutique hotel, with only 20 bedrooms.

Bar 1520 boasts a split level design incorporating traditional and medieval features with all the modern comforts you'd expect to find in a city centre bar. This Victorian style bar with its open fires, wonderful oak wall panelling (from the home of famous actress Lily Langtry) leather upholstered furniture, and timber floors makes it a comfortable and relaxing place to have lunch during the day or enjoy an evening dinner while being entertained by one of our fine traditional music sessions or mid-week Jazz nights