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157/159 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The prom is quite a beautiful place to walk or run if you must with the bay extending away from you toward the Burren on the south shore. Good weather or not , it is a lovely walk , end to end taking most of...More

Thank n0elcaffrey
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

fab spot for walking & relaxing...great bars & restaurants too....only a stonrs throw from galway city centre check out Salt bar & restaurant for a chillaxed drink..& da robertas italian restaurant also plenty of great hotels...ranging from cheap & cherrful to more upmarket stayed in...More

Thank Wondermom73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a family of 4 and our 2 kids are 9 & 10. We just loved this spot, on a recent trip to Galway. It was windy and sunny on the day of our visit and it was invigorating, the smell of the sea,...More

Thank SarahJaneBurton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped down to Salthill for a walk along the promenade. Parking was free which is always a bonus, nice to see somewhere that isnt trying to rip off the tourists. The sun was shining and it was lovely to stroll along the front, it was...More

Thank Robthepikeman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walk past the famous diving board to the golf course and back you will find people swimming in the sea at all times of the year (I'm not that brave!!) and also the odd seal if you are lucky, bike riders skateboarders families everyone is...More

Thank jo f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No trip to Galway is complete without walking the prom and kicking the wall! The views are exceptional and it’s a great spot for the whole family to let off steam or unwind. Beautiful beach too. Come rain, sun, snow, there’ll always be a crowd...More

Thank Celtic_Hawthorn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing, rugged views, a great walk for photography-enthusiasts. Just you're equipped properly for the weather!

Thank TheLillyPierce
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely paved trail along Galway Bay. Access to the town as well as down to the beach. Lots of swimmers even in the autumn.

Thank Linda Sue C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sheltered from the northerly wind with great swimming at Black Rock, locals friendly and supportive.

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Salthill Hotel right on the Promenade. Great walk and so relaxing. Very very clean. Lot of people biking but they do tend to look out for pedestrians. Everyone you meet has a smile on their faces. I wouldn't recommend getting into...More

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Response from Mike O | Reviewed this property |
There are amusement areas some by the sea but not on the prom, there was a little road train that took families around the seafront.