In Galway City centre The Herons Rest lies nestled on the banks of the river Corrib over looking the traditional Claddagh harbour. Renwoned for our gourmet breakfasts and casual friendly home from home atmosphere this idyllic waterside location is only 3 mins from the hustle and bustle of the centre of town and the craic of Galway s latin quarter. Each bedroom has stunning views overlooking the Claddagh harbour and the famous Galway bay. Outside the water is teaming with wildlife, such as, otters, herons and the largest colony of swans in western Europe. Traditional boats, the Galway Hookers can be watched setting sail from your bedroom window and binoculars enhance the view that stretches across to the Burren Hills. We call it keeping it country in the city.