Main Street, Oughterard, Galway, Ireland
00353 (0) 91 552 196
What We Offer

The Boat Inn

Welcome to a new tradition at The Boat Inn. Nestled by the shores of the world-renowned Lough Corrib in the official gateway to Connemara. Combining the best of Irish hospitality and time-honoured traditions. The Boat Inn has a bar, restaurant, function room with recently decorated Modern Rooms. 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!

Wall Garden Venue and Restaurant

Image of the restaurant in the evening: The Boat Inn - Oughterard, Galway, IrelandFood at The Boat Inn is a treat for the pallet and easy on the wallet. Freshly prepared from local produce, we craft our food to satisfy the most discerning taste buds. Join us for breakfast lunch or dinner. Check out our menus to see what’s on offer.


Our bar serves as a vibrant meeting place in the hub of Oughterard, for both locals and visitors alike. Join us for live Irish traditional music, a frosty cold pint of Guinness, and a wide selection of food from our bar menu.

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Oughterard and Connemara are brimming with things to do and see. Oughterard provides easy access to spectacular fishing on Lough Corrib (less than 10 minutes walk from The Boat Inn). Or you could go hiking, hill-walking, cycling, kayaking, or visit the hills and lakes of Connemara.

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Image of the bedroom: The Boat Inn - Oughterard, Galway, IrelandLooking for accommodation in Oughterard or Connemara, The Boat Inn guest accomodation is a great choice! Comfortable, warm en-suite rooms for a good night’s rest after a day on the lake, or a trek in the countryside, we’ve got you covered. We have 10 recently renovated en-suite rooms, designed to give you the sleep and relaxation you deserve.

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