Christmas Tree

Christmas at Ardilaun

christmas elf bistro

Elf's favourite is Sticky Toffee Pudding with Caramel Sauce, served with Honeycomb Ice-cream

christmas lunch

Traditional Turkey and Ham with Cranberry Stuffing

christmas santa turkeyandham

Santa's favourite place to eat

christmas winter warmer

Enjoy one of our many festive drinks

Festive AfternoonTea

Festive Afternoon Tea

Christmas Lunch & Dinners

All wrapped up at The Ardilaun

The Christmas festive season 2023 is available, with festive lunches or dinners in The Ardilaun Hotel for the month of December. The kitchen team has introduced a sumptuous Christmas two-course and three-course menus with tea/coffee and mince pies.

Festive Lunch Menu

Popular main course dishes include Traditional Turkey and Ham with Cranberry Stuffing,  followed by an old-time dessert favourite Traditional Christmas Pudding with Brandy Custard and Vanilla Ice Cream, along with Sticky Toffee Pudding with Caramel Sauce, served with Honeycomb Ice-cream. The Ardilaun Bistro has also launched an All Day Winter menu featuring daily specials with the freshest produce and includes delicious fish and roasts of the day, power salads, soups and sandwiches.

Special Occasions in Galway

The Ardilaun Hotel is the perfect lunch stop after Christmas shopping at the Galway markets, visiting and catching up with old friends, and especially ideal for family occasions such as birthday or anniversary parties or simply celebrating with family, and is the perfect way to take time out from the hustle and bustle of the city at Christmas time.

The popular family-run hotel - known for its service, warmth, and it’s stunning festive decorations, location, and grounds, with its free parking - is the perfect stop for Festive Afternoon Tea also, ideal for eating out with colleagues, family, or friends.

Now taking bookings for the whole month of December! For reservations call: 091 521433 or email 

Choose from an informal gathering with our All Day Festive Menu (Sample) being served for lunch or dinner in The Bistro, featuring local, West of Ireland artisan produce. Enjoy one of our new Cocktails or Winter Drinks in Blazers Bar or sit outside on the canopied, heated terrace. Festive Afternoon Tea is also available and can be enjoyed in our cosy, comfortable lounges or hotel foyer.

The Ardilaun also provides the option to “Party in Private” for small, intimate groups or large corporate parties with a variety of rooms to choose from, so a great experience to remember is guaranteed.
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Our popular family-run Galway Hotel is steeped in Tradition and Hospitality so we would love your support this Christmas and shop local. We are known for good service, warmth with friendly personable staff and stunning festive decorations, location and grounds, complete with Lush Gardens lit up with fairy lights with.

Plenty of free parking available for all visitors.

We are the perfect stop for eating out with colleagues, family, or friends. Now taking bookings for the Festive Period and New Year's Eve except Christmas Day and St. Stephen's Day.

Check out our great Christmas Get Together overnight packages online and enjoy the comfort of a lazy full Irish breakfast the next morning with full use of the pool and gym as part of The Ardilaun Leisure Club facilities onsite.

The Hotel will be closed for business from Friday 23rd December and reopen on Tuesday 27th of December.

For Reservations and Gift Card Vouchers, call our team today on: 091 521433 or purchase online HERE.
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