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Wards Hotel

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Cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
Cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
Cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
Cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Wards Hotel

Wards Hotel

1-star property
Basic Galway hotel with bar/lounge

7.0/10 Good

79 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Cots available
  • Bar
Lower Salthill, Galway, Galway

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Athenry Station - 20 min drive
  • Galway Station - 21 min walk
  • Craughwell Station - 23 min drive


  • Kai - 8 min walk
  • The Crane Bar - 9 min walk
  • Mona Lisa Restaurant - 9 min walk
  • Hooked - 10 min walk
  • Oscar's Seafood Bistro - 10 min walk

About this property

Wards Hotel

When visiting Galway, Wards Hotel is a great choice to consider. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and full breakfast is available daily.


English, Polish

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from noon until 9 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8 AM–10 AM
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service

What to do

  • Beach nearby


  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage


  • 1 building/tower


  • English
  • Polish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Coffee/tea maker

Sleep well

  • Cot/infant bed available
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 8 per person

Hygiene & cleanliness

Social distancing measures are in place.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>This property accepts major credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Wards Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Wards Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Wards Hotel?
This property confirms that social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Wards Hotel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Wards Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Wards Hotel?
You can check in from noon - 9 PM. Check-out time is noon.
Is there an on-site casino at Wards Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Caesar's Palace (10-min walk) is nearby.
Are there restaurants at or near Wards Hotel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Kai (8-min walk), The Crane Bar (9-min walk) and Mona Lisa Restaurant (9-min walk).
What's the area around Wards Hotel like?
Wards Hotel is a short 16-minute walk from University Hospital Galway and 10 minutes' walk from Caesar's Palace.







Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Expect to carry your luggage up narrow stairs. Typical Irish accommodations with no air or fans, so if you are there during a heat wave, expect to sweat.
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Walk on the West End
This aging guesthouse is over a lively pub that doubles as the breakfast room in the morning. There's parking on the street out front and a small private lot out back. Rooms are compact but everything works. Small shower but plenty of hot water and a very clean bathroom. Wi-Fi worked great. Delicious hot breakfast too. And the best part was the hotel's proximity to the West End's Sea Road, where trad music pubs such as the Crane and Áras Na NGael, and restaurants such as Massimo and Mona Lisa, are a short walk away. Further on is the Dominick Street scene, and the bustle of the city centre is beyond that over the bridge. The Quays is like the Doctor's Tardis: looks small from the outside but huge enough for 800 people inside. The Skeff is nice too. In between them, lots of shopping, but watch out: all the shops close promptly at 6.
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

great B&B to be sure
Very nice B&B. really liked the place, room and the service. brekkie was very good and the folks that work there are great. I'll be back and you should too!
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Does exactly what it says on the tin!
Affordable, Quiet Location, Enjoyable Stay, Have used before & would stay again
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Good hotel, close to town and seafront
Breakfast was very good, staff friendly. I checked in late. No problem. Rooms dated but clean and comfortable. Happy to stay here again. Good value for price.
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Verified guest review

2/10 Poor

Needs updating
Room was small and shabby bathroom had a very musty smell and shower was disgusting. Didn't really use bar a bit noisy first might but not really an issue for us. Short walk to salthill but definitely not to city centre and we would walk lots so would recommend bus.
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

weekend break
Had a wonderful 3 day stay, staff were friendly, efficient and professional.Food was lovely and our room was spotless and very comfortable. Hotel is conveniently situated within walking distance of beach and bus stops which provide regular services into the city centre.My daughter found this hotel for us online and we are already planning a return trip.
Verified guest review