Overview of Hostel
Friendly, clean, safe and central with great facilities – and always great value for money (light breakfast included along with FREE internet and Wi-Fi enabled rooms, FREE Tea and Coffee all day, FREE safes by Reception with your own padlock).
Galway Tour Company leaves from the hostel every morn
Directions from Galway Coach Station (private bus companies arrive here):
Exit the coach station and walk right, towards the traffic lights which allow you to cross Forster Street. Walk straight ahead up Bothar Ui Eithir (the road to the right of the Mace convenience store). At the top of Bothar Ui Eithir turn left. Then take the first right (by the shop TK Maxx) onto Bothar na mBan. You will see Sleepzone about 80 metres ahead on the left hand side. Please note that Bothar Ui Eithir is a one-way street. You can walk but not drive up.
Directions from Galway City Rail and Bus Terminal:
Directions from Galway City Rail and Bus Eireann Terminal:
The station is beside Eyre Square in the centre of Galway City. When you exit the station cross over to Garvey's Bar and, keeping Eyre Square on your left, walk to the top of the street. At the top of Eyre Square turn right. You will see a large TK Maxx store in a modern building across the street (Prospect Hill). That's where you take the next turn left (Bothar na mBan), and you will see Sleepzone about 80 metres down on the left hand side.
Directions from Galway Tourist Information Office:
Directly across the road from the Tourist Office is the street Bothar Ui Eithir. Walk up Bothar Ui Eithir (to the right of Mace convenience store). At the top of Bothar Ui Eithir turn left. Then take the first right (by the shop TK Maxx) onto Bothar na mBan. You will see Sleepzone about 80 metres ahead on the left hand side. Please note that Bothar Ui Eithir is a one-way street. You can walk but not drive up.
Directions For Car Drivers:
From the Dublin Road into Galway follow the signs for Clifden until you reach the Headford Road intersection.
Turn left here for the city centre. Drive about 500m and take second left turn (opposite Dyke Road). You will see Sleepzone about 50m ahead on the right hand side'.
We are just a short distance (three minutes' walk) from the central bus and train station (Bus Eireann and Irish Rail will get you to here), and the coach park (a variety of private bus companies operate from here) and 100 metres from Eyre Square. All of the action in Galway is just around the corner, but not outside our windows, so you should get a good night's sleep. We have discounted tickets for tours to the Cliffs of Moher and Connemara and tour buses collect at our front door, daily.
Conditions & Policy
Photo ID is required at check-in; we cannot check you in without it. Check-in: 3pm. If you arrive earlier, you're welcome to leave your bags with us until then, chill out and have a cuppa. Check-out: 10am. Please note that Sleepzone Galway is an alcohol-free zone. Galway is a party town. Accommodating over 200 people/night, we feel our priority is to provide a fun, safe, clean, friendly , value for money accommodation - for groups, for individual travellers, for families , for people of all ages and nationalities. For group bookings of four people or more, we may charge a group security deposit of €25 per person. This is payable on arrival by cash or credit card and is fully refundable on departure, subject to adherence to our house rules, which can be emailed to you upon request. For group bookings of more than eight people, we request full payment a month before arrival. Payment can be made by card or bank transfer. All bookings are pre-authorized on the day of arrival for the amount of the first night's stay. If the pre-authorization is not successful we reserve the right to cancel your booking. All persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a supervising adult, and must be booked into private accommodation i.e. not sharing with other people. We have a maximum stay policy in place of 7 nights. Should you wish to stay longer than this period, please contact Sleepzone Management. YHA membership discounts only apply to our rack rate. Discounted online rates/group discounts and other discounted rates cannot be subject to further YHA membership discounts. A light breakfast is included each morning between 7.00am - 10.00am and complimentary tea and coffee is available all day.