Claregalway Hotel Location

The Claregalway Hotel is a leading hotel in Galway and is located in the heart of the thriving and bustling village of Claregalway just 15 minutes from Galway City. The hotel is ideally located at the junction of the N17(Galway-Mayo-Sligo route) and the N18 (Galway-Limerick-Cork route) and just minutes from Exit 19 on the M6(Galway-Athlone-Dublin motorway).

Claregalway Hotel, Galway provides modern and cosy accommodation near Galway City in a fantastic location. We are only 50 minutes from Shannon airport and an hour from knock airport and all of the major routes from Galway. It is also conveniently located within day-tripping distance of Connemara. It is a superb choice for weekend and midweek getaways, family breaks or business trips.

Our 3 star Galway hotel is the perfect location for guests looking to visit Eyre Square and the greater Galway City area. With fast and convenient public transport routes departing from just outside the hotel gates at regular intervals. For those driving, the village of Claregalway gives quick and easy access all the main motorways in the area putting you in a central position for journeys to & from all major towns and cities including Dublin, Sligo, Limerick and Clare.

For any additional information regarding getting to our luxury Galway hotel, please feel free to contact us directly. Our friendly reception team are always on hand to assist you. Call us on 091 738 300 or email us at

Near Galway City

Our wonderful family hotel is located only 20 minutes from Galway City, Eyre Square, Salthill and everything the historic city has to offer. High street shopping, fine dining, live entertainment and world-famous festivals & events.

With regular public transport routes passing our Claregalway Hotel, travelling has never been more convenient. Giving you the freedom to park your car and explore the local area.

For all guests travelling to the Claregalway Hotel from outside Ireland, we are situated in the most ideal location. With the ease of access to all main routes including Dublin, Sligo and Limerick. Shannon Airport is less than an hours drive to our property where you can check-in, drop off your luggage and start exploring Galway City within minutes of leaving this 4* hotel.

Free Parking

Ample FREE Parking available on site. We offer our guests the freedom to travel and explore the local area by leaving their vehicle on-site and taking advantage of the local public transport system which stops directly outside The Claregalway Hotel. Parking is free to all guests for the duration of your stay, no fees, no tickets, no fuss.

Easily Accessible

The amazing location of the Claregalway Hotel makes us a top choice for not only family breaks and leisure trips but also with the busy business traveller and corporate guests. Our Galway hotel is ideally located at the junction of the N17and the N18, just minutes from Exit 19 on the M6.

Both Shannon and Knock airport are located just 1 hour from Claregalway Hotel, making us the ideal choice for guests arriving in the west of Ireland by air.


how to get HERE


Follow the N17 through Tuam and on to Claregalway.
The hotel is on the right-hand side within the centre of Claregalway village.


Follow M4 and M6 to Galway. Take exit 19 from M6.
Keep right to continue on M4, follow signs for Sligo/Westport/Galway/N5/N6
Keep left at the fork to continue on M6, follow signs for Galway/Athlone
At Junction 19, exit towards R381/Oranmore
Follow R381 to River Oaks
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto R381
At the roundabout take the 1st exit and stay on R381
Turn right onto N83
Turn left towards River Oaks
Turn right onto River Oaks and Claregalway Hotel will be on the left-hand side.


Follow the N18 through Clare and onto the M18 in Galway.
Follow the motorway to the roundabout, and take the 1st exit onto Galway Rd/N18. Stay on the N18 until you reach Claregalway village and then turn right on the N17.
Turn left towards River Oaks, take the first right, and the hotel is on your left.


Latitude              53.343397

Longitude          -8.94368600000007

Should you require any further help to get to your destination, please contact the hotel on (091) 738 300. We will be happy to help.


Our front office team are happy
to reserve a taxi from the bus or
rail station in Galway City.
Please contact reception


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Iarnród Éireann -
20 minutes to Galway City Train Station


Knock Airport -
Shannon Airport -
Both airports are locted just 1 hour from Claregalway Hotel.