Beaches In Galway
Near The Claregalway Hotel
Galway is a great holiday destination for a family break, couples retreat, girlie getaway or if you are travelling solo. Along with all the excitement, vibrancy and culture that Galway City brings, the surrounding areas in Galway also boasts fantastic scenery and an array of fantastic beaches to visit and all of which are clean, safe, and family-friendly. They say a day at the beach is the best escape anyone can have and the perfect outing during your stay with us at the Claregalway Hotel.
Explore the stunning beaches of Galway dotted along the picturesque Wild Atlantic Way.
Why Stay With Us?
The Claregalway Hotel is the perfect base from which to enjoy some of the spectacular Beaches in Galway. After a busy day exploring the man wonderful beaches in Galway, swimming, and building sandcastles, our hotel near Galway City is the perfect base to return to where our luxurious guestrooms, an array of dining options in Bia & Co Alfresco Terrace and Gastrobar and our leisure club await you. We offer seasonal packages and special offers to our guests with more than just a great night’s sleep. From Gourmet Getaways for those romantic couple’s retreats to family breaks with complimentary access to our state of the art leisure facilities. We look forward to welcoming you.
Salthill Beach is hugely popular all year round but especially in Summer months and just under 20 minutes from us here at our hotel in Claregalway.
SILVER STRAND BEACH
Silverstrand Beach is located just outside the city, between Salthill and Barna and just under 25 minutes’ drive from us here at the Claregalway Hotel. Silverstrand beach boasts a blue flag.
Flanked by rocky outcrops, this 200-meter sandy beach offers a fantastic destination for swimmers, as it allows you to gradually get into your depth and feel comfortable and safe as you float along.
Dog’s Bay & Gurteen Bay
A little further afield but worth the spin, Dog’s Bay & Gurteen Bay are approximately 90 minutes from Claregalway, on the road to Clifden. These back-to-back beaches are some of the finest in Ire...
Another beach worth the 90 minutes road trip, the scenic sandy beach of Renvyle is known for its fantastic caravan and camping park that overlooks the Twelve Bens mountain range out in Connemara.