Relax Like A Galwegian: Visit Galway’s Best Spas & Wellness Centres

Relax Like A Galwegian: Visit Galway’s Best Spas & Wellness Centres

The lifestyle of a Galwegian is all about work, play and relaxation. We firmly believe that you should always treat yourself to a bit of pampering so why not take a day away from your usual routine and spoil yourself with a well deserved spa day. Discover some of the best places in Galway to enjoy a spa break below...

Glo Spa & Wellness at Glenlo Abbey Hotel and Estate

When it comes to self care, each treatment at GLO Spa & Wellness in Glenlo Abbey Hotel and Estate is designed to help you relax, switch off and enjoy the sensation of escaping everyday life. The ELEMIS-trained therapists can help you create the perfect bespoke treatment that caters to all your needs. With gorgeous views of Lough Corrib and Glenlo’s estate, there’s no better spot for taking a retreat from your day to day life and indulging in a wellness experience created specifically with you in mind.
Kentfield, Bushypark / book your spa visit here

above: photo courtesy of Glenlo Abbey House Hotel

ESPA at the g Hotel

Spoil yourself to some much needed pampering at the g Hotel & Spa’s ESPA. Every part of ESPA has been created to maximise your comfort and enhance your wellbeing. With 12 treatment rooms, a thermal suite with a vitality hydro pool, crystal steam room, rain showers, rock sauna, ice fountain, a range of tepidarium heated loungers and a fully equipped fitness studio, it’s really no wonder that ESPA is Galway’s only 5 star spa. Reward yourself with a visit to this stunning spa and be treated to spa excellence at its finest.
Old Dublin Rd, Wellpark / book your spa visit here 

above: photo courtesy of the g Hotel 

The treatment rooms at Abbeyglen Castle Hotel

Everyone deserves a bit of luxury in their lives, which is why the treatment rooms at Abbeyglen Castle Hotel should be on your spas to visit list. Come along and indulge yourself with an Indian head massage, revitalising elemis facial or relax your sore muscles with a heavenly massage. No matter what you choose you are guaranteed to leave feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. If you’d like to treat a loved one to a day of luxury, Abbeyglen Castle Hotel has a number of spa packages that always make for an unforgettable gift.
Sky Rd, Church Hill, Clifden, Connemara / book your spa visit here 

above: The Treatment Room, photo by Ciarán MacChoncarraige

Maíne Alcalde Orthomolecular Aesthetics

The ultimate feel good experience can be enjoyed at Maíne Alcalde Orthomolecular Aesthetics. The treatments Maíne offers range from; body lymphatic drainage, treatments to reducing stubborn belly fat, cellulite, stretch marks and she also provide some facials. These treatments are also available as packages to offer you the best chance to achieve your desired goals. To make matters even better if you would like to book in for a treatment you can avail of code THISISGALWAY for a 10% discount! She also provides a retail area with her own products which are vegan, 100% natural and cruelty free that can help you nourish your body at home.
6 St. Francis St, Galway City / book your visit here

above: photo courtesy of Maíne Alcalde Orthomolecular Aesthetics

Shore Island Spa at Lough Rea Hotel & Spa

When you need a bit of time out from your busy schedule, take a spin out to Lough Rea Hotel & Spa and call into their enchanting Shore Island Spa. Their experienced spa therapists can tailor make a pamper package to suit your every need. Visit the rasul mud chamber before your massage or book in for the thermal suite which includes the aromatherapy sauna room, steam room, tropical experience shower, ice fountain, soothing foot spas, Jacuzzi, sanarium and light and dark relaxation rooms. Enjoy a day of blissful relaxation at Shore Island Spa.
Athenry Rd, Loughrea / book your spa visit here

above: photo courtesy of Lough Rea Hotel & Spa

POWER Gym at The Dean Galway

If you feel like you need a pick me up after a day of work, we highly recommend that you pay a visit to POWER Gym's gorgeous, heated hydrotherapy pool in their onsite thermal suite. If you have the chance, add a glass of prosecco to your pool time and you'll feel like you are on cloud nine - trust us. The handcrafted cedar sauna and mosaic tiled steam room boasts eucalyptus-infusions ensuring you always leave POWER Gym feeling refreshed and revitalised.
The Dean, Bohermore / book your spa visit here

above: photo courtesy of The Dean Galway

Le Petit Spa at The Twelve

It’s time you treat yourself to some me-time and get yourself booked into Le Petit Spa at The Twelve Hotel. This is your chance to immerse yourself in the spa’s serene surroundings and unwind in complete comfort. Enjoy a nourishing marine cocoon wrap or experience a soothing detox seaweed bath. Did you know that seaweed is the only truly indigenous Irish spa therapy with amazing healing properties? Recharge and reconnect with yourself with the help of the incredible team of therapists at Le Petit Spa.
Barna / book your spa visit here

above: photo courtesy of The Twelve Hotel

Spirit One Spa at The Galmont

Escape to a haven of tranquillity at the Spirit One Spa in The Galmont Hotel & Spa, this award-winning spa guarantees peace and relaxation to everyone who walks through their doors. They have a large selection of spa therapies and beauty treatments that will help you relax, rejuvenate and indulge. Its thermal suite has a range of state-of-the-art cold, cool, warm and hot thermal treatments to enjoy. If you love relaxation loungers and rock saunas, this is the place for you. You will never want to leave!
Lough Atalia Rd, Fairgreen / book your spa visit here

above: photo courtesy of The Galmont Hotel

Renew Spa at Clifden Station House Hotel

To experience a wellness retreat of a lifetime, book yourself into Clifden Station House Hotel. Onsite their Renew Beauty & Spa offers visitors soothing relaxation. With a calming decor and fantastic range of products, including the luxurious Dermalogica brand that features in many of the Renew body treatments, you are sure to leave the Spa floating! The hotel also regularly runs Wellness Retreat offers which gives guests a chance to unwind, de-stress and reconnect with themselves and nature - doesn't that sound absolutely divine.
Clifden, Connemara / book your spa visit here 

above: photo courtesy of Clifden Station House Hotel

If the spa just isn’t your thing, Brigit’s Garden and Café’s forest bathing events are worth keeping an eye out for. Allowing you to mindfully explore the Celtic garden and reconnect with yourself as you go, this practice has been scientifically proven to have positive effects on the nervous system, boost the immune system and reduce stress.

Why let the pampering end there? Discover some of our favourite Galway beauty salons to get the Galway look here.

Feature photo courtesy of the g Hotel.

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