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Shearwater Hotel

 Shearwater Hotel & Spa is a stunning four-star hotel located off the M6 in Ballinasloe Co Galway. Recently purchased by the Comer Group Ireland Hotels, exciting times lie ahead!

Centrally located just ninety minutes from Dublin, 15 minutes from Athlone and 35 minutes from Galway city, this hotel offers immediate relaxation for our guests.


Development has immediately begun to add luxury to this beautiful property and so far, the results are stunning. Our lobby has been transformed to a luxurious, elegant well laid out space, offering three separate spaces to express your escape away. Our Library presents warm inviting navy panelled walls with comfortable modern tan leather couches, plum cushions, beautiful coffee tables and interior touches. This leads into a lighter, softer palate seating area of light grey suede couches, large comfortable grey plaid Queen Anne armchairs coupled with stunning furniture that really will impress. Our reception area has undergone a complete makeover also which is stylish and impressive upon entry with a beautiful plush soft pink spa lounge seating area, directly outside; The Spa main entry doorway. This promises to relax you immediately before and after any treatment. Professional photography will follow in Jan, but all images and regular refurb updates are on our Facebook & Instagram pages.

Presently we are proud to announce that our brand-new premium State of the art gym " Shear Fitness" is now open for business. Our 20-metre pool had a full refurbishment  and a new team of trained instructors are on hand to assist you with your fitness goals.

The Spa (RSVP’S Winner of Best Spa in Connaught Award 2018) has an exclusive add on of a brand-new beauty bar (Shear Beauty), which promises to take care of our guests every need. We are delighted to announce a collaboration with Renew Skincare Clinic opening its fifth store within the Spa itself. The Spa offers a variety of Image and Yon-ka treatments placing you in the healing hands of our experienced therapists

Our bedrooms offer large comfortable bright warm spaces with plasma TV and all the mod cons. We have 104 room which will suite family, couples corporates and single guest breaks.

Canal Bar Bistro is open 7 days a week from 10 am and food is served from 12.30pm. We offer a hearty menu, with daily specials, super wine list, great pint or simply a good barista coffee. Our staff are efficient, friendly and warm and promise to take care of you throughout your stay

Every Friday – Sunday we offer live entertainment and for those who prefer a quiet place they can retire to one our Library or Lounge area.

Once you visit Shearwater Hotel & Spa, your journey will have just begun with Comer Group Ireland Hotels. Whether you come away with your family, as a couple or on a business trip, rest assure you will not regret it. 



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Marina Point, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway, Ireland

T: +353 (0)90 9630400 | E: info@shearwaterhotel.com

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