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Family Hotel Breaks Galway

Galway has always been a preferred destination for family activities and short breaks. There is so much to do in Galway from relaxing on the amazing beaches, to enjoying the excitement and fun in Galway City. Come and see the great range of activities we have to offer you and your family in Galway. The ideal location for Family Hotel Breaks Galway, with our family friendly Galway Kids Clubs.

Loughwell Farm Park

Loughwell Farm Park is located in Moycullen, about 8km from Galway City and is the ideal place for a day out for kids. There is a host of animals to pet and lots of activities such as a play barn with bouncy castles, bouncy slide, obstacle course, timber play villages, sand dunes with slides and play diggers, sand pit with play boat, strawbale maze, toddler swings, zip wire, pedal go karts and more.


Leisureland is a wonderful leisure facility for all the family.  Inside there are 3 pool with the highlight for being the Treasure Cove with pirate ship, water cannons, serpents and bubbly pool.

Turoe Pet Farm

Turoe Pet Farm and LeisurePark in Galway is now one of the leading visitor attractions in the West of Ireland. Turoe Pet Farm offers many opportunities for people to enjoy a fun-filled family day out.

Monkey Business

Has lots of slides, climbing frames, ball pools, bouncy castles, a painting corner, baby / toddler area and café area for parents. Located in Knocknacarra behind B&Q.

Galway Aquarium 

Galway is home to Irelands National Aquarium, which houses the countries largest display of sea and fresh water life.

Pure Skill

Fusion of Sport a 25, 000 sq ft indoor sports and leisure destination located in Knocknacarra Galway, only minutes from the hotel.

Bowling – City Limits or Leisureland

City Limits is the ultimate in family entertainment, an emporium of indoor adventure for all ages.

Leisure World

Offer something for everyone including: Ten Pin Bowling, Quasar 2000, Tumble Towers & Tumble Tots kids soft play arena,Astro-Turf Soccer pitches, American Pool, Snooker, and the very latest in Video Game Simulators. 

Go Sea Kayaking

Go Sea Kayaking on GalwayBay or take a trip on the River Corrib. Explore Ireland’s Atlantic coastline by kayak, learn new skills and enjoy spending time kayaking with your friends along the stunning Connemara coast.

Moycullen Riding Centre

Situated just a few miles from the hotel, in the magnificent surroundings of the Connemara countryside, making it an ideal trekking venue.


Relax and enjoy a movie .

Connemara National Park

Situated in the West of Ireland in CountyGalway, ConnemaraNational Park covers some 2,957 hectares of scenic mountains, expanses of bogs, heaths, grasslands and woodlands.

Coole Park

There are nature walks through the forest on marked trails of different lengths, a walled garden that is perfect for picnics, deer in an enclosure and lots of literary references.

River Bank & City Museum

Visit the Galway City Museum which is free.

Corrib Princess

Hop on the Corrib Princess, which departs from Woodquay in the city centre and tour the Corrib river and lake. See what Galway looks like from the water as you pass by the university on the left and go up towards the ruin at Menlo on the right.

Galway playgrounds

Galway has dozens of great playgrounds for children of all ages – Cathedral, Eyre Square and ToftPark, Salthill.

Salthill Promenade

Join visitors and locals alike and take a stroll along the Promenade at Salthill.

Renville Park

Fly a kite at Renville Park in Oranmore and stop by the great playground in the old castle orchard.

Galway Beaches

As a coastal county, Galway has no shortage of beautiful beaches, Silver Strand Barna, Furbo, Spiddal and Tra Mhor Inverin.

The Ardilaun Hotel Galway offers the ideal setting for fun family breaks all year round. To view our Special Accommodation Packages click here.

Family Hotel Breaks Galway – they don’t come any better that at the Ardilaun Hotel Galway.