4 Star Hotel – Galway

Shearwater Hotel is a beautiful four star hotel located off the M6 in Ballinasloe Co Galway. Situated beside the River Suck Marina, the hotel offers immediate relaxation for couples, families and business guests. It offers lots of space with luxurious bedrooms guaranteeing the complete package for your expressed relaxation. Its central location means you will arrive without hassle due to easy access via national bus line, train or exit 14 off M6 motorway.

Finding time to use all the amenities, such as the award winning Spa, 20 metre swimming pool, fully equipped gym, bar and restaurants is a task in itself.

Meeting Rooms – M6 Motorway

The hotel is ideally located for large conferences and can seat 900 theatre styles in Plaza Suite. It is privately located on the ground floor offering efficient access due to M6 motorway and complimentary secure underground parking along with unlimited Wi-Fi. Our first floor business centre is privately designed to host meetings within the business centre. It is self-contained with 11 air conditioned meeting rooms, all with natural daylight, complimentary Wi-Fi, LCD projectors, plasma screens with integrated AV technology and podiums. Our dedicated meeting room team will assist you throughout the day regardless of the size of your event.

Dining in Ballinasloe

Our award winning food is served seven days a week in Canal Bar Bistro and is a haven for the locals. Our head chef offers a variety of local fresh produce with skilfully prepared seasonal dishes that will definitely get the taste buds going. It is the perfect place to unwind for a business meeting or family get together or simply by yourself as you enjoy an ice cold craft beer or glass of crisp Pinot Grigio.

Private dining – Galway

We specialise in Private dining functions such as Christenings, Birthday parties, Communions, Confirmations, reunions and anything else you may feel like celebrating. Our Plaza suite can cater for large gala dinners of 500 people. A variety of menu options are available catering for all dietary requirements and tastes. Let us know how we can help and we will ensure to deliver on every level.

Heather & Earth Spa

Heather & Earth Spa is a sanctuary of tranquillity, peace and well-being. The Spa has eight treatment rooms and is favourite for all in-house guests, Choose from well-priced Elemis brochure treatments or special weekly packages.. Our professionally trained therapists will tailor packages suitable for your needs and ensure to attend to your every need. So plan to rejuvenate and energise you mind, body & spirit and book an appointment early to avoid disappointment.. Finish you treatment with a peaceful rest in our beautiful relaxation room, a true gem with the hotel.

Welcome to Shearwater Hotel

Swim a few lengths in our 20m deck level pool or splash around with the kids in our children’s pool. Let the tension and stresses of the outside world soothe away in the sauna, steam room & Jacuzzi or get the heart pumping with a workout in the gym.


Welcome to Shearwater Hotel

This 4 star Ballinasloe hotel is fully equipped with a Spa & Leisure Centre. There is easy access from Athlone, Galway and Dublin making it one of the most conveniently located hotels in Galway.


Heather and Earth Spa

An Elemis spa with a wide range of therapies to suit everyone.


Weddings at Shearwater Hotel

Shearwater Hotel caters for all your wedding needs with private consultations, food & wine tastings, along with creative advice.