Shearwater Hotel

Shearwater Hotel is a beautiful four star hotel located off the M6 in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway.

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Welcome to Shearwater Hotel

Shearwater Hotel is a beautiful four star hotel located off the M6 in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. Situated beside the River Suck Marina, our hotel offers immediate relaxation for couples, families and business guests alike.

Here you will find a real sense of space with luxurious bedrooms guaranteeing comfort and rest. When you’ve had enough rest, there’s plenty of amenities to enjoy, such as the award winning Spa, 20m swimming pool, fully equipped gym, bar and choice of restaurants.

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  • Bar & restaurant
  • City hotels
  • Conference facilities
  • Family rooms
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Gym
  • Kids Dinner Menus
  • Leisure Centre
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Treatment Rooms
  • Universally Accessible
Spacious airy clean & staff were v friendly & helpful will definitely stay again
Yvonne Doyle


Shearwater Hotel is located in Galway’s largest and most beautiful town, Ballinasloe. The Shearwater Hotel is only a 5-minute journey from Ballinasloe train station which is easily accessible from Ireland’s main cities such as Dublin.

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Getting To Shearwater Hotel

The 4 star Galway hotel can also be accessed by public bus, with Bus Eireann and Citlylink with routes from Limerick to Galway and Dublin to Galway via the N6.

Nearby areas

  • Ballinasloe
  • Galway city
  • Athlone

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Why book Shearwater Hotel?

  • 104 Guest Bedrooms
  • Double, Twin, Family Rooms
  • Executive & Presidential Suites
  • Easily accessed via national bus line, train or exit 14 off THE M6
  • 8 Meeting Rooms
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  • Free WiFi
  • 3 dining options
  • Heather & Earth Spa
  • Fitness Centre, 20m Swimming Pool
  • Sauna and Steam room

Delicious dining!

Village Kitchen

Shearwater Hotel’s experienced chef’s prepare a delicious carvery lunch each day from 12.30-3pm and on Sunday’s 12.30-4.30pm at the Village Kitchen. Prices start from €9.50 per person choosing from a wide range of dishes such as salads, sandwiches, hot dishes and the tasty menu list goes on.

Canal Bar

Canal Bar is mostly known for its modern and spacious décor and nutritious freshly prepared dishes, daily specials and selection of dietary and vegetarian options.
For the Summer months, there is a beer garden available for those who wish to soak up the sun with good food and an iced cold beer at hand.
To ensure you enjoy your weekend the hotel provides live entertainment on Saturday’s and Sunday’s from 10pm guaranteeing a lively atmosphere and great music.

Marengo’s Bistro

Marengo’s restaurant offers a brand-new offering of tasty signature dishes, served up with a friendly smile from one of our members of staff.
The bistro is only open at the weekends, Friday and Saturday from 6.30pm until 9pm. To ensure you don’t miss out on a tasty opportunity to dine at Marengo’s Bistro be sure to book your table in advance.

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