Family Friendly Hotel Galway

Choose the Maldron Hotel Oranmore Galway for your next family break – we have got everything you are looking for and more! No wonder we were voted a Top Ten Family Hotel in Ireland by Trip Advisor.

It is very easy to reach us; no narrow streets to negotiate and plenty of safe parking. We have lots of comfortable family rooms in different sizes to suit your particular family group.

We have a lovely leisure centre with a pool for kids as well as a 20m swimming pool for adults or older children. Our restaurant has lots of options to suit the taste buds of our younger guests. We have an outdoor playground, family activities close by, and a dedicated Games room that will keep everyone entertained! Contact our reception during your stay for more information.

We are a fantastic base for touring both Galway City and the Wild Atlantic Way with some of Ireland’s best beaches a short drive away. There is just so much to do and see within easy reach. We’re also surrounded by an abundance of family activities in Galway.

You’d be pleased and surprised at how well we suit your family. We look forward to meeting you.

Family Rooms

Our large family rooms make us the perfect choice for your next family getaway to Galway. Our spacious rooms are ideal for families of up 2 adults and 4 kids. Each of our family rooms are compromised of two double beds and one single bed with the option of having a double pull out sofa bed. We also have cots available which can be placed in your room on request. The kids will be kept entertained as all of our family rooms include high-speed Wi-Fi and cable television.

Leisure Centre

Our complimentary leisure centre is home to a 20m heated swimming pool which also includes a dedicated kid’s pool area. Kids are welcome in the pool from 6.00am on weekdays and 7.30am on weekends and bank holidays, with the last time to book in for a family swim being 6.30pm.

Family Activities

Fun is Number One where kids are concerned and that’s just what our free family activity programme is all about. Taking place 4 nights a week during school, it’s a fun way for families to spend time together and relax. The Games room is open for private bookings from 9.00am – 8.00pm (free of charge). Our leisure centre has a kiddie pool for our littlest guests, our outdoor playground is a big hit with family guests and the cinema is right next door – no need to drive, it’s a two-minute stroll.

We require all children to be accompanied by an adult and social distancing is in place in the venue also. Please see below a sample timetable of family activities that are available please note this is subject to change.

Time Monday Wednesday Friday Saturday
7.00pm – 8.00pm Maldron Mixtape
(exercise, dance & music)
Family Talent Show Maldron Mixtape
(exercise, dance & music)
Family Table Quiz
8.00pm – 10.00pm Movie Time Movie Time Movie Time Movie Time

Games Room

The Games room, on the first floor of the hotel, is a fabulous dedicated playroom and games room for families to enjoy. It’s full to bursting of things to do, games to play and toys to enjoy.

Let’s Play!

Perfect Location for a Family Getaway

Located just outside the picturesque village of Oranmore, Galway, we offer peace and quiet during your stay as well as peace of mind with plenty of free parking on site. Just ten kilometres from Galway city centre, you’re never too far from the action! There is an array of wonderful indoor and outdoor family activities close by, such as Busy Bees Oranmore, Jump Lanes, The Burren Nature Sanctuary and much more. Maldron Hotel Oranmore is the perfect family hotel in Galway.

Keeping everyone entertained!

When staying at Maldron Hotel Galway there is so much to do nearby that will keep everyone entertained. Ask our Reception team about discount codes that can be used at local attractions or buy discounted cinema tickets for the IMC across the road! If you need any recommendations or suggestions on things to do, our friendly staff will be more than happy to help or you can read our very own blog posts by clicking the link below.


Kids Parties

Maldron Hotel Oranmore Galway is the perfect location to host your next family celebration. Our experienced staff will take care of all of the details to ensure you have a memorable day. Give the kids something to remember with one of our fun-filled kid’s party options! Chose from a pool party or a cinema party both including a delicious two-course meal afterwards in a reserved area of our Grain & Grill restaurant.

Movie Meal Deal

Entertain the whole family and treat them to a night at the cinema along with dinner with our Movie Meal Deal. Dine with us before or after a movie of your choice, plus enjoy:

  • Two 12” pizzas
  • Two portions of onion rings
  • Two portions of chips

From €50 – package can be tailored to suit your family size!

To book in, just speak with the Reception team, contact us on +353 (0)91 792 244 or email

See the Movie Meal Deal Flyer

Contact Us

To find out about our latest family offers, visit our special offers page, phone our friendly reservations team on +353 (0)91 792 244 or email We would love to assist in planning and booking your family holiday in Galway.

8 Reasons to Book

  • Discount codes for local attractions
  • Close to family attractions & Wild Atlantic Way
  • Friendly staff
  • Games room

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