Golf, angling, swimming and pitch and putt can all be enjoyed locally.

Ardawn Guesthouse is just a 5 minutes walk from Galway city centre. This gives you the perfect opportunity to ponder around its fantastic shops, enjoy a pint or two in one of many Irish traditional pubs or sample the delights in the city’s appetising restaurants.

Places of Interest


If you would like to capture some of the unspoilt beauty of the west of Ireland, than a visit to Connemara is a must. Pack a lunch and enjoy the tranquil scenery of Connemara’s s mountains, bogs, heaths and grassland.

Aran Islands

Step back in time and visit the beautiful Aran Islands, which are full of Irish history and culture.

Scenic Drives in Galway

The Historic Route.

The Burren Drive.

Galway and Connemara.

The Lough Inagh Drive.

Mike and Breda will be only to happy to arrange for you to join one of the many Day Tours from Galway. Ardawn House has had many happy customers who have taken Day Tours with Fáilte Tours to the Cliffs of Moher, The Aran Islands or Connemara and Kylemore Abbey.

Find out more about the Galway Day Tours offered by Fáilte Tours.