Nestled peacefully on a stunning 138-acre estate on the edge of Ireland’s largest lake, Lough Corrib, the 5* Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate offers the discerning traveller a warm, personable and luxurious base during their travels to Galway.
Our ‘piece de resistance’ comes in the form of our Pullman Restaurant, two former carriages that once served on the Orient Express. Savour our two AA rosette awarded fine dining experience in one of Ireland’s most unique and historic settings.
Be captivated as you meet birds of prey in our Falconry, bring your sense of wonderment alive with our Abbey movie theatre, try your hand at Archery in the Walled Garden or fishing on Lough Corrib with our expert Ghillie. To further enhance your experience, our 9 Hole Championship Golf course is uniquely designed to challenge golfers of all levels. Let us re-energise you on your adventure.
The beautiful, rugged and unspoilt natural scenery of Connemara lies right on our doorstep and creates a soft and balanced contrast to the vibrant and eclectic surroundings of life in Galway City.
Our bedrooms and suites have been designed with an emphasis on general space and comfort with unrivalled views of the dramatic West of Ireland landscape with it’s ever changing colours.
Our Corrib Deluxe bedrooms give a panoramic vista of the River Corrib and Lower Lough Corrib, Connemara. Our Abbey Classic Bedrooms offer unique views overlooking the 18th Century Abbey and Walled Garden.
Each of our Suites have individual character with luxury fittings and furniture. The individual styling perfectly complements the original features creating a real sense of history and modern majestic flair. They ooze opulence but remain inviting and comfortable.
Set on the banks of Lough Corrib, the scenic Glenlo Abbey Golf Course is situated only 2 miles from the vibrant city of Galway. Designed by Ryder Cup legend Christy O’Connor Jr, the course has been recognised as one of the best 9 Hole Golf Courses in the Republic of Ireland.
The courses offers a unique and challenging experience to golfers of all levels, including a signature 4th hole on an island green. Located on the grounds of the 5 star Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate, the course welcomes visitors from around the world.