Located in Galway City Centre, Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway is within a mile (2 km) of popular sights such as Galway Cathedral and St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church. This 104-room, 4-star hotel has a full-service spa along with a 24-hour fitness center and free in-room WiFi. Also close to this Galway hotel are South Park and Galway City Museum.


Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service. Start each morning with full breakfast, available for a fee from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.


All 104 air-conditioned rooms provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Safes, ironing boards, and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests staying at Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway enjoy access to a full-service spa, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. You can take advantage of free parking if you drive. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with dry cleaning/laundry and luggage storage. Other amenities at this spa hotel include 5 meeting rooms, conference space, and a business center.


  • Close to Galway Cathedral and St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway

Sandy Road Galway Galway

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway features a full-service spa and a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. 5 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers spa services, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway is a smoke-free property.

  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 104 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway offers 104 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Olive Tree Bistro - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Spa at The Pillo Hotel. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 5 rooms. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between EUR 10.00 and EUR 10.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 0.00 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): EUR 0.00 per night (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 0 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Pillo
  • Pillo Galway
  • Pillo Hotel
  • Pillo Hotel Galway
  • Maldron Hotel Sandy
  • Maldron Sandy Road Galway
  • Maldron Sandy
  • Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway formerly Pillo Hotel Galway

We should mention

Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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