Situated in the centre of Galway just off the Eyre Square, the Forster Court boasts a brilliant spot from which to explore the beautiful and historic city and its many attractions. The hotel's superb central location means it's within walking distance of all the shops, restaurants and bars and some of the city's attractive sights such as the Galway Cathedral are only a few minutes away.
This lovely 3-star hotel offers guests a comfortable and relaxing stay with its selection of 48 luxurious bedrooms and a wonderful selection of facilities that will help to ensure a memorable stay in the city. The hotel has a cosy restaurant as well as a private dining room and a rooftop terrace open in the summer providing an ideal place for barbeques and social gatherings. There is also a bar serving drinks and food all day with a late bar playing music on the weekends. If you are looking to stay at the hotel on business there a facilities available with a number of small meeting rooms along with conference facilities and the professional and friendly staff can also provide event catering for special occasions. For any additional assistance you might require during your stay there is a 24-hour front desk that can help with laundry/dry cleaning, child services/babysitting, packed lunches and tour assistance.
Distance from Airport:
The 48 rooms at the hotel include a choice of comfortable twin/double and family (interconnecting) rooms, which all include en suite bathroom. Each room is well-equipped with all you need for a comfortable stay including: multi-channel TV - tea/coffee maker - telephone - free Wi-Fi internet - breakfast in room - hairdryer.
Approximately 15 minutes
Location and Resort:
The city of Galway is Ireland's 3rd largest and fastest growing and is renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals including the Galway Arts Festival, Galway Races, Oyster Festival and Galway Film Fleadh. The city also has a wealth of great restaurants, cafes and bars to discover with many at the nearby Eyre's Square including O'Connells Bar that has been around since the 1970s. For some great shopping experiences there are 3 shopping centres with the nearest one also found at Eyre's Square along with many more boutique and commercial stores to be found in the city centre. The city also contains some impressive historical points of interest that are well worth visiting including the Galway City Museum, Lynch Castle and the John F Kennedy Park or if you take a trip to the
Surrounding countryside there are plenty opportunities for a variety of outdoor activities such as golf courses, hiking, horse riding and animal parks to visit.
Eating and Drinking:
Guests can enjoy some delicious meals of Irish and European cuisine at the hotel's Elwood Restaurant; it offers a warm and inviting atmosphere with meals served in a relaxed candle lit setting. The restaurant is open all day from 7:30am till 9:30pm and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, also last Thursday of the month the restaurant features a special international themed night for an even more enjoyable experience.
For a more casual setting you can also try the Morgan's Bar, which also serves breakfast and lunch and has a varied bar menu is available throughout the day. If offers a comfortable environment to enjoy some of the best traditional and cosmopolitan food, enjoy a refreshing drink while relaxing during the day or stay for the late bar and music.
The hotel does not have swimming pool.
With its great central location in the centre of Galway, the Forster Court Hotel is an ideal choice for anyone looking to explore this rich cultural city, with its luxurious rooms and relaxing facilities helping to ensure you enjoy your stay.
Individuals and couples