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Amazing Staycation Deals & Ideas in Ireland


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Best Staycations Ireland

Though many holiday and travel plans for 2021 have been interrupted, holidays in Ireland are gaining popularity as Irish people take the chance to really discover the beauty and wonders of their own country. Whether you call it a holistay, a staycation or just an Irish holiday, the luxury accommodation and service of the Park House Hotel in Galway city offers an ideal staycation destination, as one of the best hotels in Galway city. 

If you are planning a staycation, Galway city is the ideal destination and Park House Hotel is the first-choice hotel for luxury accommodation, excellent food and outstanding service and is renowned as one of the best Galway city centre hotels. Park House Hotel in Galway city offers an ideal staycation destination, as one of the leading luxury four star hotels in Ireland. 

Galway Staycations
Our location in Galway city offers a superb opportunity to relax and enjoy the wonders that are available when you travel in Ireland. There is a wonderful selection of outdoor activities to enjoy when you stay at the Park House Hotel in Galway. You can enjoy an abundance of nature trails and walks close to Galway city centre, whether you are looking for a relaxed stroll on the banks of the River Corrib or a walk along the coast from the city through Claddagh Village to Salthill, where you can experience the longest seaside promenade in Ireland.

Golden Years Breaks
The luxury Park House Hotel offers a wonderful break for active retired breaks and golden years getaways. The Park House Hotel has a spacious and welcoming lobby and Residents' Lounge, meaning you can always be sure you will avoid the crowds that larger hotels attract. We have 99 bedrooms in the hotel, a mix of superior, deluxe and junior suites. For added luxury you can choose one of our newly renovated deluxe king rooms for your stay, with bath tub and spacious walk-in shower. Our Golden Years Break includes Afternoon Treat each day, served in our spacious lobby. Dinner is also  included each night of your stay in the AA Rosette Park House Restaurant, well-known as one of Galway's best restaurants. 

Seasonal Family Breaks in Galway
We have seasonal staycation deals and packages available throughout the year with great value summer staycations for families. There are many great staycation ideas for family activities in the surrounding area such as day trips to the Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher and Connemara National Park or a visit to Wildlands where you can enjoy zipwire, archery, fairy trails and more. During your stay at the Park House Hotel in Galway you can enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities for families such as kayaking, horse-riding, cycling, pet farms and outdoor activity centres. 
Choose from our family rooms and junior suites which comfortably accommodate up to 2 adults and 2 children with hearty breakfast included.

Our Location

Our location in Galway city offers an amazing opportunity to relax and enjoy the wonders that are available when you travel in Ireland. There are many activities available nearby for families, couples and friends getaways. Take the Galway Tourist Train through Galway City and on to Salthill where you can enjoy a walk on the famous Prom with beautiful views of Galway Bay. Enjoy a visit to Currys Funpark where there are rides and amusements for all ages and daring! Salthill is also home to Ireland's largest native species Aquarium where you can explore the world of water through clear and interesting displays with informed, helpful staff, and exciting live presentations.

For staycation ideas in Galway Ireland the Park House Hotel’s informative Front Desk team would love to help you make the most of your visit to Galway with excellent information and staycation inspiration on the best tours to take and hidden gems to visit. Galway city is surrounded by natural beauty with the Cliffs of Moher, Connemara and the Aran Islands being some of the most popular areas of natural beauty to visit. 

Park House Hotel Galway is the perfect base to explore Galway’s cobbled streets and experience the surroundings and culture of a city steeped in history. A visit to Galway City Museum, St Nicholas Collegiate Church dating back to 1320, or Lynch’s Castle will give you a unique glimpse of medieval times in Galway, City of the Tribes.

For staycation offers in Galway we have excellent value Golden Years Breaks for Over 55’s. Stay 2 or more nights with Full Irish Breakfast, Homemade Afternoon Treat, Dinner and luxury accommodation included from €89 per person sharing per night. The hotel has private carpark for residents and this is included in all Golden Year Breaks. 

Galway is known for it’s beautiful coastline and waterways and many visitors enjoy a guided tour of Lough Corrib by kayak or a boat tour on the open seas of Galway Bay. 

Nearby Attractions

For families the Park House Hotel has excellent staycation deals in Galway with spacious family rooms to accommodate up to 2 adults and 2 children. There are lots of wonderful activities for families in Galway city. Pure Skill Sports Facility has 10 different sporting challenges including Gaelic Free Kicks, Soccer Penalties, Hurling Shots, Rugby Conversions and Tennis Volleys. For a unique experience Curraghduff Farm is an outdoor experience like no other, you can walk your own alpaca around the farm and feed him or her a lovely treat, the perfect opportunity to get an amazing Selfie with your new furry friend!

As one of the best staycation destinations in Ireland Galway has unmissable activities for those of you who like a challenge! Open the Door Escape Rooms in Galway offers an interesting and unconventional way to spend some time with family or friends. Test your logic skills and teamwork to solve mysterious puzzles, great entertainment for everyone! 

The Wild Atlantic Way is unrivalled for natural beauty which makes Park House Hotel and Galway city one of the best places to visit in Ireland. Take a drive to Kylemore Abbey and Connemara National Park where you will enjoy the untamed and beautiful scenery that is unique to the west of Ireland. The Cliffs of Moher is a breath-taking example of the Wild Atlantic Way and was voted most popular visitor attraction in Ireland in 2019 and 2020 by Irish Independent readers.

All visitor attractions and activities recommended by the Park House Hotel have put health and safety measures in place to ensure your visit is a safe one as well as a wonderful experience. 

COVID-19 Safety Charter 

As we re-open we are taking every precaution and following HSE guidelines to ensure your safety, and that of our staff. Park House Hotel is approved as a member of Covid-19 Safety Charter which demonstrates that the hotel is operating in line with current Government public health advice and with safety and cleaning protocols in place. Park House Hotel offer all possible precautions including contactless check in and check out, social distancing measures in all public areas, highest level and frequency of sanitisation of high-touch areas and best protocol deep-cleaning in guest bedrooms. We ask that you comply with the regulations put in place by the HSE to ensure the safety of all guests and staff at the hotel. Guests travelling from areas not on Ireland’s coronavirus green list will have to self-isolate for 14 days prior to your visit.

Offers & Packages

For midterm break or summer holidays and staycations, the Park House Hotel is one of the best hotels in Ireland. Whether you are looking for a couple staycation package or a family staycation package the Park House Hotel has the best offers for staycations in Ireland and offers discounts for booking direct. 

Make Your Stay Special

3 Night Break - 1 Gourmet Dinner
From €225 per room per night

3 Night Break - 1 Gourmet Dinner

2 Night Break - 1 Gourmet Dinner
From €250 per room per night

2 Night Break - 1 Gourmet Dinner

Golden Years - Dinner B&B Package
From €250 per room per night

Golden Years - Dinner B&B Package

Frequently Asked Questions

A staycation refers to a vacation take at or near your home. Staycations are a great way to enjoy some time off while you protect yourself against Covid-19.
Galway is one of the safest in Ireland and continues to be as businesses and residents in the area make every effort to keep Covid-19 controlled. This ensures we can accommodate guests safely.
Galway offers one of the best city staycations of the moment offering local amenities such as water sports, nature, national parks, monuments and city activities. 
Park House Hotel has taken every precaution to ensure the safety of our guests and staff. We work very hard to follow all guidelines put in place by the HSE and Failte Ireland.
Galway offers some amazing activities and amenities, including those offered by leading luxury hotel Park House Hotel. We offer award winning service, food and accommodation as well as meticulous hygiene and sanitation.
When you stay with Park House Hotel in Galway there is no end to the activities you can do during your stay, whether your ideal break includes shopping, outdoor activities, ocean swimming, bike rides, kayaking, coastal walks, great restaurants and local produce and unique experiences.
Staycations are the new thing in Coronavirus times, and the best places to visit are the ones with rigorous sanitisation routines. Park House Hotel ensures every safety precaution is being implemented so you can enjoy a worry-free staycation to Galway city and the Wild Atlantic Way.

Park House Hotel in Galway city is an ideal place to staycation with your family. We recommend activities for families in the area such as Escape Rooms, Pure Skill Indoor Sports and Leisure Destination, Kayaking, Bike Hire, Ireland’s largest native species Aquarium, Go-Karting, Horse Riding, Amusement and Funfair Rides. Park House Hotel has complimentary wi-fi throughout the hotel.
Park House Hotel in Galway city offers excellent value staycation breaks with family rooms and special offers throughout the year. Staycations can become expensive particularly if you’re taking a family trip, but in Ireland there will be a staycation tax refund for all staycations taken between October 2020 and April 2021, making your staycation more cost effective.

Park House Hotel in Galway city offers a unique chance to enjoy a three-day getaway in Ireland. 
Ireland is a versatile travel destination, and has so much to offer, including ocean activities and seaside stays, as well as mountain views, and fields so fondly sung of in our folk songs. Ireland offers city breaks, big and small, and Park House Hotel is the ideal base to enjoy the best that Ireland has to offer.
The Irish government is offering a subsidy of 20% back on up to €625 to staycationers between October 2020 and April 2021. 
To avail of the staycation voucher, you must upload a copy of your receipts to an app and spend at least €25 to reclaim up to €125 per person in income tax credit.
Individuals can reclaim up to €125 in income tax credit as a staycation subsidy.