Meetings at The Hardiman on Eyre Square

Up to 250 Delegates in Galway City Centre

Since the very first steam train pulled into the platform, The Hardiman as always been the hub of Galway’s business and commercial affairs. Over the years new companies have been created, ideas hatched and grand plans put into practice right here in this great building.

And it’s no different today. We offer superb Conference and Event facilities at competitive rates, delivered to the highest standards. Our dedicated Conference Coordinator and team of professional staff will ensure that each corporate function is executed to a tee, with our signature personal touch.

Boasting an unrivalled location in the heart of Galway City, right next to the train and coach stations, the hotel is easily accessible, however, you choose to travel.

The Hardiman has a number of occasion suites for meetings, conferences or private events for small and large groups. The ‘Connemara Suite’ is perfect for conferences, breakfast briefings, awards and gala dinners. The ‘Executive Lounge’ is a private suite on the 5th floor of the hotel and the ‘Hardiman Boardrooms’ offer excellent meeting facilities. 

View our 3D Tour below to See our Ballroom set for a Sample Conference.

This tour provides an overview of the Ballroom set in a sample Classroom Style layout for 90 Delegates.

It is, of course, possible to amend the layout to specific Delegate numbers and layouts [Theatre /Classroom/Cabaret].

We seat up to 240 delegates in a Theatre Style Layout; up to 120 in a Classroom Style Layout; Up to 160 in Cabaret Style layout

Our Meetings & Events Team will be happy to guide you on the various options 

Instructions on How to use our 3D Tour :

To begin-  Click on "Explore 3D" below. This will allow the 3D tour to load.

To move around the Ballroom :

- Right-click on your Mouse and hold it down, and then move the mouse in the direction you wish to see

- By clicking in the light "circles" on the carpet on the ballroom floor you will also be able to "move" around the room. Clicking on the highlighted information points [blue & white circles] will also provide additional information on various aspects of our Ballroom

- You may close the bottom row of navigation images by clicking on the downward arrow on the bottom left of the screen



Galway’s premier location for meeting and events for over 160 years, The Hardiman continues to deliver the highest quality of service, excellent dining options and an unbeatable location. Complimentary Wi fi is available for all guests and delegates throughout the Hotel. With competitive corporate and conference rates available for its 97 individually designed bedrooms, The Hardiman is the ideal location for both the business & leisure traveller.

All rates include full Irish breakfast, taxes & charges and full use of the hotels leisure centre & spa.

For more information, pricing and menus - please contact Valerie Gately on or call +353 91 564041.

Meeting & Events Capacities

Connemara Suite - Boardroom 60 delegates, Classroom 150 delegates, Theatre 250 delegates

Mezzanine - Boardroom 30 delegates, Classroom 40 delegates, Theatre 60 delegates

Executive Lounge - Boardroom 15 delegates, Theatre Style 25 delegates

 For Board meetings, The Hardiman offers our Executive Lounge on the 5th floor of the Hotel. Ideal also for break out meetings or smaller events

For a large meeting or conference, the Connemara Suite can cater for up to 250 delegates. The Connemara Suite also has a Mezzanine area which can be used as an exhibition area, or for refreshments. A full audiovisual service is available on site.

For queries on our meeting rooms please fill in our enquiry form at the top of the page. Alternatively, you can call us on the following number.

Enquire with us today for your next Meeting or Event:

Telephone: +353 91 564041    Email:

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