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Frequently asked questions - Activities and things to do

What activities are their available in-house?
Our renowned complimentary hotel activities offer an opportunity to try something different during your stay!
The following activities take place within the hotel throughout the week. We encourage our guests to come along, experience and enjoy the selection of activities including Irish coffee tasting, social dancing, aqua aerobics, wine appreciation, Herbal tea & coffee tasting and movie classics.
What outdoor activities are available on our doorstep?
You won’t be stuck for things to do during your stay at Galway Bay Hotel. We have a wide range of activities available for you to enjoy, right on our doorstep. Whether you enjoy a river cruise on the Corrib Princess, take to the water at Rusheen Bay Windsurfing, or make a splash at Blackrock diving boards, you are sure to find something to suit.
Please note some activities are seasonal.
What Activities are available for kids?
During midterm breaks, bank holiday weekends and July & August we run a Kids Activity Camp for children between 4-12 years of age. A morning snack and an evening meal will be provided with healthy options available. Activities include parachute games, indoor & outdoor games, soccer, quizzes, crazy dancing, arts and crafts, movie nights and more.
Morning Camp: 10am until 1pm - €15 per child
Evening Camp: 6pm until 11pm - €25 per child
For Tiny tots…
Our ‘Tiny Tots Playroom’ is available at all times and is stocked with games and toys (Parental/Guardian supervision required).
How far is the hotel from Galway City?
The Galway Bay Hotel is a five minute drive to Galway City, there is a local bus service that runs every 20 minutes located in front of the hotel. (401 Bus) The hotel can also book taxi’s for guests. For more information on our location visit our location page.