Hotels Near Salthill
Near The 4-Star Oranmore Lodge Hotel
The Oranmore Lodge Hotel is located just under 20 minutes from Salthill and is a must visit during your stay with us. Salthill is located on the edge of Galway city, on the coast road to Connemara and famous for its stunning 2-kilometre-long promenade overlooking Galway Bay but has so much more to offer including a wide range of family attractions, shops, restaurants, cafes, and pubs and is within walking distance of Galway City (approx. 3km) Salthill attracts many tourists all year round and has something for all ages. If you are looking for hotels near Salthill, then the Oranmore Lodge Hotel has you covered. Our 4* Oranmore Lodge Hotel offers stylish and spacious accommodation, first class dining and service, leisure facilities and ample parking making us the perfect base.
Salthill beach proudly boasts blue flag status, making it an ideal and safe place to swim for all ages. Salthill Beach is popular all year round but especially in the Summer months and a popular location for visitors along with the Blackrock diving board nearby being a haven of activity. Lifeguards are on duty from mid-May to the end of September. Salthill beach is made up of several small beaches which are separated by outcrops. There is a mixture of both sandy and pebble beaches providing a variety of choices for all.
Salthill Promenade is 2 kilometres in length and is a hugely popular walk for both locals and visitors. As well as overlooking Galway Bay, the Aran Islands are visible to the right and Galway City to the left on a bright clear day. Do not forget to kick the wall! Walk the length of the Salthill promenade and at the end, there is a wall that you are meant to kick. Kicking the wall is a well-known local tradition that is meant to bring you good luck.
Why Visit Salthill
There really is no better view in Galway then looking out over the bay on a beautiful fine day. You can do as little or as much as you like during your visit. Salthill is so upbeat and uplifting and a hive of activity. On a bright clear day, it is amazing to just gaze into the sea, take a leisurely walk along the prom, have a swim in Galway Bay, enjoy the amusements or just sit back and relax and take in the stunning scenery. Make sure to visit Salthill to experience it for yourself while staying with us at our hotel in Oranmore. After a busy day exploring Salthill return to the warmth and comfort of Oranmore Lodge Hotel and enjoy a dip in our swimming pool, the finest of cuisine and service and a wonderful nights sleep in our luxurious guestroom. We look forward to welcoming you.
Stay at Oranmore Lodge Hotel
A state-of-the-art facility with a 25m pool, a learner pool, leisure pool with a 65m water slide and giant Inflatable Obstacle Course, fully equipped gymnasium and 9-hole outdoor adventure golf.
Ireland’s largest native species aquarium and a must visit while staying with us in Oranmore.
Galway’s premier indoor family entertainment centre with fun arcade games for all ages and ideal for the rainy days.
Curry’s Outdoor Fun Park
Located adjacent to Leisureland is one or Ireland’s largest and best funfairs with rides and attractions to suit all ages. The perfect location for kids and for thrill seekers.
Galway Bay Boat
A family run business specialising in tailored boat tours on Galway Bay for individuals, families and small to medium-sized groups.