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4-Star Holiday Home Seaside Location on Galway Bay Near City

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

This Arús Grattan Holiday Home provides the very finest holiday accommodation. This Irish Tourist Board Approved 4-star two bedroom apartment is architecturally designed to meet the highest standards. Comfortably furnished with all modern appliances including direct dial phone, broadband internet, wi-fi, hair dryer, clothes iron, cable TV, video, radio/CD, full kitchen with washer/dryer, microwave oven. Electrically heated throughout.

Top class accommodation, boasting the finest of locations situated in the heart of Salthill on the seafront and within easy reach of the thriving and vibrant city of Galway.

Stroll along the world famous Salthill Promenade and breathe the refreshing Atlantic air whilst enjoying the panoramic view of the Clare Hills across the bay.

The apartment has a view of the sea from the living area, its own private patio/balcony overlooking the sea, broadband internet, direct dial telephone, fully furnished apartment and car space in the private car park on the ground floor.

If you find that I am booked go to ArusGrattan . com for assistance and mention that you were on VRBO.

The apartment is accessible by elevator or stairs.

Keywords: Holiday Home

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Sean Treacy
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Galway in Galway City

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Wheelchair access, secure lockup parking


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(39 traveller reviews)

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4-Star Holiday Home Seaside Location on Galway Bay Near City
average rating of 4.8974357 based on 39 reviews

Lovely apartment. Fantastic location.

  • 5 of 5

Highly reccomend. Very clean and homely. The view from bedroom was fantastic. Perfect stay x

  • Review Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful apartment, great location walking distance to all of Galway.

  • 5 of 5

Very helpful owner, you couldn't ask for a better location close to local pubs and shops and only a 20min walk from the city center, would highly recommend for all ages

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, thank you for your kind words. Much appreciated. It helps future renters to make a decision to stay at Arus Grattan. Delighted all worked out for your stay in Salthill, Galway. Sean Treacy.
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Wonderful host and convenient location

  • 5 of 5

I rented this apartment for my daughter and her friend who were U.S. students studying in Oxford and wanted to visit Galway for a few nights. Sean was amazing. He assisted with transportation, sightseeing tips and stocked the fridge with snacks . My daughter loved the apartment and the location was perfect. A short walk to Galway. Can't thank you enough Sean for taking good care of them!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Well-appointed place with a wonderful view!

  • 5 of 5

This place is close enough to Galway to walk to the city center, but just far away to provide peace and quiet. The little town of Salthill has a cute coffee shop and a great pub. Do not miss eating st Ard Via, right near the Spanish Arch. We also listened to great Irish music at The Crane Bar.

Sean was a kind and helpful host, and you would have anything you needed to eat in if you like.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Time in Galway

  • 5 of 5

The roomy 2 bedroom 2 bath apt. is in a perfect spot overlooking the bay. It is a 15 minute walk to Olde Galway and a 5 minute walk to Salthill. Both spots offer great pubs and restaurants to eat at. Salthill also has the famous OConner pub but I am still not quite sure if it is a pub or museum. A must see. Arus Grattan has reserved gated parking for each apartment which is great if you have a car. No worry about security. Your host, Sean, is a great guy and will help out with any issues you may have. With Arus Gratten as your home base you can make day trips to Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher, Cong, etc. If I return to Galway I will definately stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The view alone is worth the trip

  • 5 of 5

I recently had the pleasure of staying at Arus Grattan, Grattan Road, Upper

Salthill, Galway. This is an ideal location for an individual or family vacation. The facility is beautiful, clean, safe and very well cared for.

The location is wonderful; right across the street from the Galway Bay with views that are breathtaking morning, afternoon and night. Salthill has a 4 mile Promenade that is great for exercise, meeting the very friendly neighbors and having a swim if the weather is right. The walk will take you to central Galway in 25 minutes with great restaurants, shops and historic sites. 5 Minutes in the opposite direct in takes you to the village of Salthill with many restaurants, some shops and even an interesting little casino.

Both Galway and Salthill have cultural events good for adults and families. Check out “Trad on the Prom” for Irish music and dancing (a ten minute walk). Regional tours and day trips will be easy by car and all of the local touring charters will pick you up in Salthill.

Sean and his team are friendly, professional and take the extra steps to make sure you feel welcome and oriented. I have already made a reservation to return. If you want a place on the Galway Bay – I strongly recommend the Arus Grattan Holiday Home.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Shannon Airport
Nearest Barpub
350 Metres
O'Connors Famous Pub
Nearest Restaurant
350 Metres
Salthill Social
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Galway Bay
Car: not necessary

Arus Grattan is only a 12-minute walk to the vibrant and lively streets of Galway. From there, enjoy the busker-lined streets and shopping in the city, or take a trip to the Cliffs of Moher or Aran Islands.


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