Race days at Galway are always enjoyable and whatever day you decide to enjoy racing throughout the season at Ballybrit you are guaranteed a top class day out. The Galway Autmn Racing Festival is not as busy as the 7 day Summer Festival but nonetheless is a fabulous racing break on the beautiful West Coast of Ireland. Top Class Racing, Gourmet Food, Stunning Fashion and top quality, entertainment ensure that the Galway Autumn Festival delivers a fabulous race fan experience at one of the best racecourses in Ireland. Galway City is a lively place to be apres racing with late bars and entertainment going on into the early hours.
Staring on Monday 11th September with racing on both days concluding on Tuesday 12th. All races over the two days are twilight meetings (usually starting about 4pm) featuring ultra competitive racing with a host of entertainment to enjoy. Monday features National Hunt (Jump) racing and Tuesday offers a good 8 race flat programme. Whichever day, or days, you chose to go you'll be gauranteed a top class day out and at great value too.
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Race and Stay are the Largest and the Premier Horse Racing Tour Specialists in Ireland. Over 36,000 happy guests have booked with us and we are proud to be an Official Travel Partner for Galway Races
Our exclusive Race and Stay Packages include all you need for a fabulous Galway Racing break in one easy transaction. Hotels, Tickets, Transport and much more are all included in our ready made packages. Start by selecting your choice of hotel from the list below to view all of the fabulous options we can offer you for all Galway Race Meetings.
If you have never been to the Galway Races before our expert staff can help. Just call us on +353 45 522795 or email us and we will build your perfect Galway Racing Package especially for you. Our Complete Race and Stay Packages are excellent value for money and you can book online, over the phone or by email with confidence for any number of guests, with just one fully refundable €100 deposit backed up by our 100% refund guarantee.
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THE CONNACHT HOTEL
From Only €159 pp
The excellent Connacht Hotel is one of THE places to stay for race week, located just 10 minutes travel time from Galway Racecourse and as the title sponsors of one of the festival's big races, a great place for racegoers to stay.
Ideal for groups, couples and singles the Connacht Hotel is a landmark property with an excellent reputation for good food and service, only a short taxi ride away from Galway City centre. Guest rooms are spacious and very comfortable and well appointed with a host of extras. The leisure centre is fab with a quality spa on site with great food, drink, criac and entertainment in Bar Solo each day and evening to enjoy.
Our exclusive Connacht Hotel packages can be tailored to perfectly suit you. Stay as long as you wish, go racing on as many days as you want to for your racing break.
MENLO PARK HOTEL
From Only €179 pp
The excellent Menlo Park Hotel is a great place to stay for race week, located just 15 minutes travel time from Galway Racecourse and only a short walk into the City Centre.
Ideal for groups, couples and singles the Menlo Park Hotel is a purpose built property with an excellent reputation for good food and service. Guest rooms are spacious and very comfortable and well appointed with all the conforts you will need during your stay.Guest rooms are spacious and very comfortable and well appointed with a host of extras. The Bia Beo Restaurant serves an extensive wine list and hearty food made with fresh, locally sourced produce. The P.Francis & Son Bar and Bistro provides fresh coffees, as well as an extensive bar food menu and carvery lunch.
Our exclusive Menlo Park Hotel packages can be tailored to perfectly suit you. Stay as long as you wish, go racing on as many days as you want to for your racing break.
GLENLO ABBEY HOTEL
From Only €229 pp
The excellent 5* Glenlo Abbey Hotel is located just outside of Galway City. The base for many owners and trainers for the week and one of our most popular Galway Festival Hotels.
Ideal for small groups, couples and singles the Glenlo Abbey Hotel is a beautiful property set in magnificent surroundings on the edge of Loch Corrib, with an excellent reputation for first class food and service, Rooms are very spacious, comfortable and are very well appointed. The leisure centre is top class with an award winning spa on site.
Our exclusive Galway Festival packages can be tailored to perfectly suit you. Stay as long as you wish, go racing on as many days as you want to for your racing break.
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From Only €69 pp
Race and Stay have great value Hospitality packages to offer at Galway Racecourse to add to your Race and Stay Package or to purchase on their own .
Restaurant Hospitality offers great viewing and a la carte dining in fabulous locations in the Grandstands at Galway. Restaurant Packages always include Admission, Lunch, Reserved table for the day and a race card and many Summer Festival Packages also include a complimentray bar too. Galway Restaurant Hospitality packages are excellent value for money for all race meetings and are ideally suited to singles, couples and small groups.
As an Official Travel Partner for Galway Races we have unprecidented access to the best Hotels and Rooms, Racecourse Facilities, Hospitality and much more. Whether you are a group, a couple or on your own we will do our utmost to ensure you have the best Irish Racing Break possible. Our Ready made packages suit most guests but we are always wiling to build a package to perfectly suit your group size and budget so please do Contact us if we can help in any way.
We know we offer the best value and quality racing breaks in Ireland but you do not have to take our word for it, just check out our recent Guest Testimonials and see for yourself what our customers say about our service.