Celebrate your Baby's Christening or Naming Ceremony at The Ardilaun

Your child’s christening day is such a special time to make lifelong memories. It’s a wonderful opportunity to celebrate with the whole family around to welcome your new addition! Allow the team at The Ardilaun Hotel in Galway to take care of all the details for your christening lunch or party.

Booking Deposit of €100 required to confirm your reservation.

Celebrate in a private space just for your family or in our newly renovated family friendly restaurant with outdoor terrace. It’s the perfect venue for your occasion. Nestled in Galway’s suburbs, in a secluded setting in leafy Taylor’s Hill just 1 km from Galway City and Galway Bay, Salthill, guests may stroll around the hotel's lush spacious gardens. Complimentary Wifi and parking on site. The Ardilaun offers peace of mind and convenience on the day of the Christening.

Delight in our delicious menus, tailor-made to suit your tastes by our team of experienced chefs. Our events team can meet with you ahead of the day to discuss various options and help you decide on the perfect choice. If you have any special requests for the day, just let us know and we’ll be happy to accommodate.

See our Menu Options Below. Please note these are sample menus and are subject to changes on the day.

Enquire now about personalised cake options custom made by The Ardilaun Pastry Kitchen Team.

Event Lunch Menu Event Dinner Menu Children's Menu

Should any of your guests be traveling from afar, we’d be happy to extend a preferential rate so they can enjoy an overnight stay for the celebration.

Email our events team on or call our dedicated team on 091 519794 to start planning your christening event!

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