Weddings are our speciality…. Trust in us to help create memories that will last a lifetime! Our weddings are unique and tailor made to suit our couples tastes and requirements.

The Shearwater Hotel is your perfect choice for weddings and civil ceremonies. We understand the time and effort put into planning each special event and as therefor we will ensure your wedding is the most wonderful and special occasion that you will look back on with happiness and joy for years to come.

Our dedicated wedding consultants have a wealth of knowledge and are here to assist with your planning requirements.

In summer, use our beautiful private outdoor garden for photos or intimate family drinks.

The ballroom can host up to 450 people seated. It also has a wall to wall glass backdrop that opens out to the private outdoor seating area, decorated with white fairy lights. This creates the perfect final touch to our elegant ballroom.

All of our packages are flexible and can be adjusted to suit your personal tastes and budgets.


+353 (0) 90 9630400

  • Weddings for up to 450 guests
  • Spacious arrival drinks Reception area
  • Private Garden for photography
  • Outdoor seating area
  • Civil ceremony reception areas
  • Strategically located between Galway City & Athlone
  • Preferential accommodation rates for your guests
  • Bridal Wedding spa packages available

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