Hotels & Visitor Info

1st Seaweed for Health

Conference

June 24-27, Galway, Ireland 2018

Overview

 

Galway city is packed with Irish culture and heritage, Galway is filled with historic streets offering an abundance of Irish bars, pubs, restaurants and many more.

 

Learn about Galway’s history and culture in the museums and galleries, enjoy the fantastic view over Galway bay or explore further afield and immerse yourself

in the incredible landscapes of the wild atlantic way that Ireland has to offer.

 

Accommodation recommendations:

 

Hotels and links for booking:

 

  • The Connacht Hotel (5 minute walk to GMIT) - Click here for more info

 

The Connacht Hotel offers a special 15% discount rate to delegates attending The Seaweed For Health Conference.

 

  • The G Hotel (7 minute drive to GMIT) - Click here for more info

 

  • Flannery Hotel (1 minute walk to GMIT) - Click here for more info

 

 

  • The Meyrick Hotel (15 minute drive to GMIT) - Click here for more info

 

 

  • The Galmont Hotel (15 minute drive to GMIT) - Click here for more info

 

Hostels:

 

  • Galway city hostel - Click here for more info

 

  • Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel - Click here for more info

 

  • Barnacles Quay Street Galway City - Click here for more info

 

  • Snoozle Hostel Galway - Click here for more info

 

 

All hostels are located in Galway city center and are 15 minutes drive from GMIT.

 

 

Recommended: landmarks & Historic sites:

 

  • Galway Cathedral
  • Galway Museum
  • The Claddagh
  • Spanish Arch

 

 

Natural Landscapes

  • Aran Islands
  • Kilmurvery beach
  • Salthill beach
  • Dogs bay beach
  • The cliffs of Moher
  • The Burren

 

 

How to get from Dublin city/ airport to galway city

 

Both city link and Gobus depart dublin city and airport every hour, 24hs (non-stop from Galway to Dublin city - trip time 2.5 - 3 hours)

 

Booking links:

 

Citylink - www.citylink.ie

 

Gobus- http://www.gobus.ie/

 

 

Travel by train? go to http://www.irishrail.ie/

 

 

 

How to get from Shannon airport to galway city

 

Bus Éireann

Route 51 (Galway - Limerick - Cork) buses run every hour between 7am and 8pm (approx).

Note that route x51 (Galway - Limerick express) does NOT serve the airport.

 

For timetables and more information click here.

Following are hosting the conference:

Seaweed for Health Conference

c/o BDP Congress

Bredgade 28

DK-1260 Copenhagen K

Denmark

 

Call: +45 3345 4545

Email: congress@bdp.dk