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Renvyle House Hotel


Co. Galway


Dog-friendly hotel Renvyle Co. Galway.

Pet Policy verified January 2020:
Small / medium sized dogs welcome in a limited number of designated ground floor bedrooms with close access to our gardens and grounds.

These must be booked in advance to ensure availability as pets cannot be accommodated in other bedrooms.

The charge is €15 euro per night per dog.

Pets are allowed in the hotel everywhere except in the Dining Room, the bar and in lounges if people are eating.


The 4-star 68-bedroom Renvyle House Hotel and Resort is a family owned, historic country house resort, first opened as a hotel in 1883 and spectacularly located on a 150 acre estate on the shores of the Wild Atlantic Way in Connemara Co. Galway.

Nearby attractions include Connemara National Park, Kylemore Abbey, Killary Fjord, local walks, Wild Atlantic Way drives and more.

Renvyle House was once the home of poet, surgeon and statesman Dr. Oliver St. John Gogarty. Many famous people have stayed including Augustus John, Lady Gregory, W.B. Yeats and Winston Churchill.

The grounds include a private freshwater lakea beach, woodlands, gardens and numerous activities on site including tennis, croquet, outdoor heated swimming pool (summer months), fly-fishing, canoeing, shore angling and more.

The Hotel and the Rusheenduff Restaurant @ Renvyle House have won many awards over the years including Best Customer Service, Best Chef and for Irish hospitality.


Take N59 west from Galway towards Clifden.

Continue on going straight through Moycullen, Oughterard and Maam Cross.

At Recess, turn right (Renvyle signposted).

At the end of the Inagh Valley at Kylemore, turn left (Hotel signposted).

At Letterfrack, turn right (Hotel signposted). After 4 kilometres continue straight through the villages of Tullycross and Tully, continue on for another 1km and you will arrive at the entrance gates to Renvyle House Hotel.

Nearby Attractions

Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden 10km, Connemara National Park 9km, Killary Fjord 23km, Green Coast Beach Renvyle Whitestrand 1km

Nearby Sports Facilities to follow


  • 1km long beach
  • Private freshwater lake for boating and fishing


Family Rooms?:
Family Rooms, Suites and Apartments (Island Suites)
Guest Lounge:
The Long Lounge and Conservatory
Award winning Rusheenduff Restaurant @ Renvyle House
An Duirling Bar serving food all day

Pet Policies

Pets Welcome:
Pets Allowed in Bedrooms:
Yes (must be booked in advance)
Pets Allowed in Public Areas:
Yes - Pets are allowed in the hotel on a leash everywhere except in the Dining Room and in the bar if people are eating of course
Pets Allowed in Restaurant:
Charge (per Pet, per Night / Stay):
The charge is 15.00 euros per night / one dog per room
What You Need To Bring:
We just ask you to bring its own bedding