Historic 4 star overlooking Eyre Square in the heart of Galway just a stroll from the citys restaurants, museums & caf and beside the Victorian railway station. 97 bedrooms and suites, Oyster Bar for private events, No. 15 on the Square Restaurant, the popular Gaslight Bar & Brasserie and one of Galways leading wedding venues.

The Edward Hotel Group

The Edward Group is a collection of leading Irish hospitality and leisure venues each with its own unique character and design. Each hotel and venue offers a quintessentially Irish experience accompanied by the hallmarks of quality and service associated with The Edward Group.

Hotel Meyrick

Hotel Meyrick is an historic 4 star hotel which opened in 1852 in a superb location on Eyre Square, just steps from many of Galway's popular shops, theatres, restaurants and nightlife venues. Hotel Meyrick features 97 luxurious bedrooms including standard rooms, executive rooms, junior suites and executive suites. The hotel’s offerings include the modern Square Spa with gym on the fifth floor as well as impressive conference and private function spaces. For dining, the atmospheric Gaslight Bar & Brasserie is recognised as one of the city’s top dining destinations. It features large Victorian windows with views of Eyre Square, all day dining and an extensive list of cocktails, beers, wines and spirits. On the lower ground floor, No. 15 on the Square Restaurant was refurbished in 2014 and hosts a sumptuous breakfast daily and top class dinner each evening.

Hosting iconic events since 1852, Hotel Meyrick combines old world charm and modern luxury and is one of Galway’s leading wedding venues. The diverse facilities also allow for meetings and events up to 280 delegates and there is a range of smaller boardrooms that can be used for breakout meetings.

Our Team

We believe in excellence, in providing 5 star customer service to our guests and we thrive on attention to detail .

Our team are professional, well presented and have a friendly manner with guests and colleagues. We come from different backgrounds and we work in many different roles yet we are all hospitality professionals, joined by a passion to delight and create memorable experiences for our guests. Hospitality is about people and it is essential that we deliver exceptional service with enviably high standards both as a team and via the contribution of our individual team members.

We have won many awards for our people, our warmth of service and exceptional product and are always seeking talented individuals with vibrant personality to join our team. Get in touch here on Jobbio.

Why Work For Us

A Career with the Edward Group has the potential to open up a wealth of exciting opportunities for you, both now and for your future development

The Edward Group offers great working conditions and benefits and a variety of training and development opportunities for our team. We aim to create an enjoyable environment in which our employees can grow. Above all, we work together and celebrate each other’s achievements. We respect each other’s cultures and customs.

We are looking for like-minded people who will take pleasure in welcoming our guests to our hotels, cafes and bars.

The Edward Hotel Group Benefits

  • Competitive rate of pay & benefits package
  • Free meals while on duty
  • Staff discounts at the EYE Cinema
  • Staff discounts on dining in each establishment
  • Regular social events and internal performance rewards in each property
  • There are great opportunities for development within the Edward Group. 

  • Friends & Family discounts for Spa Treatments and Products
  • Friends & Family hotel rates within the Group

At the Edward Hotel Group we look for people who

  • Recognise the importance of our guests’ individual needs
  • Are warm and deliver genuine service with passion and dedication every day
  • Have an eye for detail
  • Exhibit individual flair and can create memorable experiences with panache
  • Have the ability to solve problems, usually savvy and quick thinking
  • Have the skills perform and the drive to improve
  • Are socially responsible and care for the environment
  • Have a desire to succeed through hard work and enthusiasm
  • Are loyal and respect their colleagues.

Our Ethos

  • We engage with our guests with genuine warmth and friendliness.
  • We aim to be the best.
  • We show care for our working environment.
  • We value integrity and honesty.
  • We show respect and courtesy to our guests and colleagues.
  • We believe that every day is a school day - we learn from each other, from formal training and from our own experiences in order to improve our skills and ultimately our standards.
  • We believe in the personal and professional development of our team members
  • We support and positively encourage one another
  • We celebrate each other’s achievements.

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