Welcome to The Boat Inn
The Boat Inn, situated in the very heart of Oughterard has been known since the fair days as a place to gather for the banter, barter and craic. And though the fair days are long gone, The Boat Inn still provides a center of attraction for get together s while also providing superior service and entertainment for all its patrons.
Offering affordable accommodations for exploring Oughterard, Connemara, or Galway City, our B&B rooms offer the budget-conscious visitor to Connemara a good night’s sleep—plus bar and restaurant under the one roof.
Guests have access to our private garden through the Function Room, as well as secure cycle lockup in the back.
Cork native Adrian O’Connor, proprietor of The Boat Inn, understands the importance of good service and quality food, having served many years in the hotel industry. His strong management team, including himself (Manager), Aidan Deering ( award-winning head chef) and great team of local staff, all with accomplished backgrounds in the service industry, help Adrian work tirelessly to provide top quality customer relations, the best in Irish hospitality, and delicious food.
About The Boat Inn
Combining the best of Irish hospitality and time-honoured traditions. The Boat Inn has a bar, restaurant, and venue. It’s all here under the one roof for a night out in Oughterard, or Galway, or even a week in the wilds of Connemara. For an experience to remember, come join us at The Boat Inn!
- Check-in: 02:00 P.M.; Check-out: 12:00 A.M.
- Free High Speed Wi-Fi Internet in Every Room
- In Room Dining Available from 06:00 P.M. to 10:30 P.M.
- Free Local Self Parking Available
Be sure to visit Aughnanure Castle, Glengowla Mines, Curraghduff Farm, Quiet Man Bridge, Dan O’Hara’s Homestead, Kylemore Abbey or Killary Fjord during your visit to Connemara.