7 Salthill hotels that will put you in the heart of the action for Ed Sheeran Weekend

If you’re travelling to Galway for the Ed Sheeran madness, make sure you’re in the thick of it and make your base in Salthill, right near Pearse Stadium!

Salthill is a beautiful, buzzing seaside community just a quick walk from the City. It has great views, top-notch restaurants, and best of all for the weekend, some seriously lovely accommodation options! (And, of course, Ed Sheeran.) If you’re trying to pick a place to stay, here’s your list!

Galway Bay Sea View

Galway Bay Seaview Apartments

You couldn’t get any closer to Pearse Stadium! This makes a perfect option for families or groups of friends that want to hang out together, have a few laughs and feel right at home while in Galway. Their self-catering apartments give you space to stretch out after long days (or nights!) in Galway, as their apartments can cater for up to six people. Plus you’ll get stunning views of Galway Bay, and you have Salthill right at your fingertips!

The Promenade, Salthill, Galway // more here

Galway Bay Hotel

Galway Bay Hotel

This luxury four-star hotel makes the perfect option if you feel like treating yourself a bit! Their rooms are comfortable and spotlessly kept for a relaxing weekend. Try their delicious breakfast, or have dinner and drinks in the restaurant and bar before the gig! They’re located right along the prom with those gorgeous Salthill views, and a bus stop on their doorstep to take you into the City. Plus how fab does that patio  look??

The Promenade, Salthill, Galway // (091) 518 378

Nest Salthill

The Nest Boutique Hostel

This is budget accommodation done right. Super-trendy and cosy inside, the Nest offers dorm rooms and private en-suites at very affordable prices. A tasty continental breakfast is included in the price, and you’re just steps away from Salthill’s buzzing centre. Their staff are very friendly and will help ensure that you experience the best of what Galway has to offer this weekend!

Upper Salthill, Galway // more here

Salthill Hotel

Salthill Hotel

This four-star hotel is a popular destination, and it’s no wonder. Gorgeous views, two lovely restaurants, and modern, comfortable rooms make it the perfect place to come back to after a busy weekend! They offer a very warm welcome, and the best part is that you’re just a half-kilometer away from Pearse Stadium! All of Salthill is on your doorstep.

The Promenade, Salthill, Galway // more here 

Jameson Court

Jameson Court Apartments

Your home away from home awaits at Jameson Court! These self-catering apartments have been beautifully and lovingly decorated and cared for — you might even want to move in permanently! With a fully kitted out modern kitchen and dining space, bright bedrooms and a spacious living area, you mightn’t even want to step outside (but you should!) They offer lift access and a full underground car park, too, as well as free wifi.

Upper Salthill, Galway // 087 917 6970


The Ardilaun Hotel

This four-star hotel offers everything needed for a luxurious and relaxing weekend getaway! An enormous pool, an al fresco dining area to soak up the sunshine (fingers crossed), beautiful gardens and some very comfortable rooms makes the Ardilaun Hotel an easy choice for couples or families looking to put their feet up at the weekend. Located just outside Salthill, you’re promised peace and quiet after you retire from the Ed Sheeran madness!

Taylor’s Hill, Galway // (091) 521 433

Clybaun Hotel

Clybaun Hotel

Just ten minutes from Pearse Stadium, the Clybaun Hotel are offering some great pre-concert party options for the weekend that’s in it. iRadio will be broadcasting on Saturday and Sunday from 1pm, with live music from 3-5pm to get you in the concert mood ahead of the big gig! They’ll also be offering food and drinks promotions to get you fed and watered before the big night. And then when it’s all over, you can retire to a comfortable room for a well-needed rest!

Clybaun Road, Knocknacarra // (091) 588 088