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“Lovely staff, nice rooms and great breakfast” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Menlo Park Hotel
Ranked #8 of 47 Hotels in Galway
Certificate of Excellence
Redhill, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
78 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Lovely staff, nice rooms and great breakfast”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

After refusing a room in a local B&B due to it being unacceptably dirty, the Menlo Park Hotel turned out to be our saviour. We were able to book a room online and turned up 15 minutes later to find they'd printed our details already and even apologised for not having entered it into the system yet!

The rooms were clean, comfy and spacious. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. The breakfast was a self service cooked and continental, which was very tasty. It also has a choice of dishes from a menu, which my wife took full advantage of, since she's not a huge fry up fan.

Only down side is that it takes about 15 minutes to walk into Galway town centre.

  • Stayed June 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank El_Chop_Chop
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GMMGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Menlo Park Hotel, responded to this review, 16 June 2014
Dear El_Chop_Chop,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Menlo Park hotel and thank you so much for your kind feedback.

I am delighted to hear you had a good experience and were happy with the services, facilities and our breakfast. I will pass on your lovely comments to the team.

We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Kind regards
Deirdre
Guest Relations
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014

The staff was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good, convenient, and reasonably priced. The furnishings need some updating, but certainly acceptable. The location was a bit further from city centre than expected. We chose to use the rail and walk to our hotels. Definitely would recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Beverly C
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GMMGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Menlo Park Hotel, responded to this review, 10 June 2014
Dear Beverly C

I would like to thank you very much for choosing to stay with us recently and also for taking the time to review us.

I am absolutely delighted to know that you enjoyed your visit with us & that you felt so well looked after. Thank you very much for your wonderful comments about our hotel.

We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future.

Kind Regards
Michelle
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Limerick,ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014

Myself and my husband stayed here in March 2014. It is a bit out of town,maybe a 20 minute walk.
The hotel is lovely. Room was lovely. Staff were fantastic. We g
had a few drinks and a bit of food in the bar, which was great.. I really enjoyed the hotel but it being out of town was a nuisance.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank midgemc
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GMMGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Menlo Park Hotel, responded to this review, 10 June 2014
Dear midgemc,

Thank you for choosing the Menlo Park hotel as your choice of place for your visit to Galway city recently and for taking the time to review us, all feedback is hugely important to us.

Thank you for your wonderful comments on our rooms and our staff, I am absolutely delighted you were so impressed with our hotel and services. I will pass on your comments to the team.

We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Kind Regards
Michelle
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tipperary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

Our first time staying since the room renovations.We never had any complaints about the rooms but I have to say the renovations are a great improvement. The bathroom in particular.Staff excellent as always and the breakfast cant be faulted.Nice to see a hotel that still caters to the smoker with smoking rooms.Great location for getting into the city within walking distance.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank irishjim35
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GMMGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Menlo Park Hotel, responded to this review, 10 June 2014
Dear Irishjim35,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Menlo Park hotel as your choice of place for your visit to Galway and thank you so much for your kind feedback.

I am delighted to hear you had a good experience and you enjoyed our breakfast so much, I will pass on your lovely comments to the team.

We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future.

Kind Regards
Michelle
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Dublin
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2014

Only stayed for one night. Very impressed by renovation of room and general decor improvements since my last visit. Free wifi all over the hotel. Breakfast was great with free newspaper. Nothing more to say really.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled solo
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Dublin-wanderers
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GMMGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Menlo Park Hotel, responded to this review, 8 June 2014
Dear Dublin-wanderers,

I am delighted to know you chose Menlo Park hotel again for your return visit to Galway city. Thank you very much for taking the time to review us and for your lovely comments.

I am glad you liked the recent improvements we have made to our rooms, we are continuously working to refurbish our bathrooms and bedrooms.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future.

Kind regards
Deirdre
Guest Relations
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2014

Great location for a stop in Galway - very handy to the centre, but also very conveniently near routes in and out of Galway. Room well equipped, good dinner in the bar, reasonable prices. Excellent value.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Ray K
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GMMGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Menlo Park Hotel, responded to this review, 8 June 2014
Dear Ray K,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Menlo Park Hotel on your recent visit to Galway city and thank you for taking the time to review us.

I am delighted to know you found our hotel convenient in location for you and you had an enjoyable stay with us.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future.

Warm Regards
Deirdre
Guest Relations
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Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2014

We arrived at the Hotel on Saturday May 17th and was greeted with a very warm welcome.

The staff were really friendly and remember us from our visit last year.

Our room was really luxurious and comfortable and the breakfast were extremely delicious and the staff were very attentive.

We enjoyed a very delicious evening meal in the restaurant and next day we ate in the bar which was of the same high standard.

All in all we felt very cosseted by the staff and the atmosphere in this wonderful hotel.


Jean and Sam Salt

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank freesia72
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GMMGalway, Guest Relations Manager at Menlo Park Hotel, responded to this review, 5 June 2014
Dear Freesia72,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Menlo Park hotel as your choice of place for your visit to Galway and thank you so much for your kind feedback.

I am delighted to hear you had a good experience and you enjoyed our breakfast and evening meal in our restaurant, I will pass on your lovely comments to the team.

We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future.

Kind Regards
Michelle
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Additional Information about Menlo Park Hotel

Property: Menlo Park Hotel
Address: Terryland | Headford Road, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Galway
#4 Business Hotel in Galway
#5 Luxury Hotel in Galway
#6 Family Hotel in Galway
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Menlo Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 70
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Excellent service and a friendly atmosphere are key to the success of this 4 star hotel. It offers 70 quality rooms with 16 superior rooms. Food and beverage facilities include bar/carvery and full restaurant with the best of local produce.Meeting facilities onsite - only 10 mins walk from Galway centre. ... more   less 
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