Family Things & Activities to Do in Galway

Galway is a very family-friendly city, and there are a host of indoor and outdoor activities for kids in Galway available in the locality for all of the family to enjoy, whilst you stay at our family hotel in Galway.

There are a lot of family things to do in Galway, with the Wild Atlantic Way on the doorstep, why not sample all that Galway has to offer for the perfect family holiday away to the West. From kayaking in Killary Harbour, a visit to the National Aquarium, to hanging out with Larry the llama in Turoe Pet Farm to testing your lap time at Pallas Karting in Tynagh, the entire family will be entertained from the moment you check-in.

Family Friendly Festivals in Galway

Throughout the year there are a number of festivals in Galway city and county to keep all the family entertained. These include the Galway Arts Festival, Babaró Children’s Art Festival, Vodafone Comedy Carnival and the Cúirt Literary Festival to name but a few.

Indoor Leisure & Water Park

The exciting indoor leisure and water complex – Leisureland is located in Salthill which is only 5km from Clayton Hotel Galway. On those rainy Irish summer days why not take the entire family on a day out that they certainly will not forget in a hurry.

Galway Atlantaquaria is based in Salthill, only a 15 minute drive away and is a fantastic family fun day out. Take a tour of the Galway Aquarium and avail of the interesting fact-filled talks which take place throughout the day. Along with these talks enjoy the big fish feedings, touch pool tours, and freshwater fish feeding.

8 reasons to book your family break at Clayton Hotel Galway

● Spacious family rooms
● Interconnecting rooms
● Swimming pool
● Free Parking
● Kids Club
● Family packages available
● Free Wifi
● Kids Menus available



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Clayton Hotel Galway is currently open to essential travel only in accordance with government guidelines.

Reasonable evidence confirming the stay is for essential travel must be provided on arrival, otherwise your booking will be cancelled.

Please contact our hotel team to discuss your requirements by calling +353 91 721 900 or send us an email.