Sports & Social

Some great ideas for you and your friends to enjoy...

Looking for a Sports & Social Idea or Team Building Event in Galway. Here at the Harbour Hotel let us help you plan a memorable event. Catering for up to 150 people, with private bar, dancefloor and a wide choice of party menus; light bites, fingerfood and buffet options.

Choose you preferred party below and contact Emer on +35391894802 or for further suggestions.

Smartphone Treasure Hunt

Test your knowledge of Galway with this Smartphone Treasure Hunt throughout the streets of Galway City.

Package includes:

  • Private meeting room to meet up and prepare in advance of the Treasure Hunt. Onsite parking, free Wi-Fi and integrated AV if required.
  • Smartphone Treasure Hunt throughout the streets of Galway City. Divide into groups and let the challenge begin!
  • Challenge your group to follow the clues, answer the questions, get the bonus tasks and win the prize all whilst seeking out the best spots of Galway City.
  • Our treasure hunts are all specifically designed for your group and approximately 2-3 hours in duration. After a warm meet and greet, your team will be divided into sub-teams and each team will be allocated their own instructor. A great way to get to see the city and as daring as you want to be depending on what tasks you choose to complete. This activity is perfect for those non-adrenaline seekers who are looking for some great fun and prizes to the winning team!
  • Reserved area, fingerfood for presentation of prizes on return to the hotel.
  • Upgrades available to Buffet Options and Private Dining Menus.
  • Group Discounts available for Overnight B&B if required.
  • Minimum numbers of 14+.

Contact us today on +353 91 894802 or

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BBQ at Dillsk on the Docks

Galways hottest new Social Hub - Dillisk on the Docks is the perfect venue for your next BBQ in Galway. 

Choose from our private function room available or reserve an area in Dillisk on the Docks with our Outdoor Garden now available. 

BBQ Style Menus - Sharing Platters

Wide choice of Cocktails, Gins, Wines & Whiskeys

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Murder on the menu

Murder on the Menu designs your celebration as a night filled with laughs to commemorate a most important time in your life with memories you'll share forever.

Choose from one of our thrilling themed games!

  • Oscar-Night After Party (Present Day Hollywood Red Carpet Theme)
  • Murder at the Speakeasy (1920's Great Gatsby Theme)
  • Prom Date Death (1980's Prom Party Theme)
  • Secrets of a Millionaire (Traditional Agatha Christie Theme)
  • Hen Parties & Heartbreak (Hen Party Themed Game for girls only)

For details contact Mairead on +353 91 894802 or

Da Vinci Code Challenge

The Da Vinci Code Challenge is based on the best-selling novel and hit film. Your team must track down the ultimate prize, the Holy Grail. Your search will take you to historical and religious sites and, armed only with the clues you find, you must solve the mystery.

You have some tough challenges ahead as not everyone you meet is your friend!
Are you ready to step back in time, embrace the challenge and seek immortality?

You can choose either the paper version or, for an even more fabulous experience, the app-based version.

The app-based game includes GPS technology, video, photos and timed questions.

Wine tasting & Cheese night

Learn about wines and sample some along the way! A fun introduction to the world of wine. Enjoy a selection of wines served with accompanying cheese selection.

Tastings delivered by WSET Qualified Wine Instructor. Available to groups of varying sizes.

For details contact us on +353 91894802 or

Dillisk Afternoon Tea

Relax and enjoy Afternoon Tea in the contmeporary surroundings of Dillisk on the Docks. A three tiered platter of exquisitely prepared sandwiches, scones, cakes and delicacies served alongside a range of teas & coffee.

Served Daily. Only €17.00 per person.

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Dine and Design at the Harbour Hotel

Join us at the Harbour Hotel, where Galway based jeweller, Grace O'Donnell will be hosting  "Dine and Design" events on selcted dates. 

You will get the opportunity to sculpt your own contemporary ring out of jewellers wax, which will later be cast in sterling silver (with gold plating optional) while also enjoying a scrumptious Afternoon Tea.

And to get your creative juices flowing, we've also included a little tipple of a refreshing glass of prosecco or a signture cocktail.

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