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Sligo International Tourist Hostel

Finisklin Road, Sligo, Ireland
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Ranked #11 of 19 Specialty Lodging in Sligo
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    3 of 5 stars
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Stroud, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here last Sunday night when we came for Sligo Live.The lady on reception was very helpful and told us all the places to go in town.Our room was perfect and clean and to be honest we only wanted somewhere to get our heads down for a few hours after a night on the town.It's about a 10 -15 minute... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We stayed at the Harbour House hostel for a week with a group of 7 adults and 29 children. Our experience was mixed. The children in the group had a great time, but as adults we had a few complaints. Reception in the hostel was friendly, but they informed us that they could not give us all the rooms that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Stayed here for the Fleadh last week, perfect location only about 10 min walking distance to the town! we drove from the north so it was easy to find. Welcomed by I think Mary, who was lovely, showed us to our room, now as it is a hostel we didn't expect much, the room was clean and we had an... More

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Malta
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Clean hostel and within walking distance of centre which is so quiet. Plenty of guests who chat around as if they've known you a long time. Breakfast wasn't so great though : just a couple of loafs, some jam and cereal and do it yourself and clean up afterwards.

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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

As far as the word Hostel goes, in my mind it equates to slum dog. We were recently at a wedding in Sligo which was held at the Radisson Blue, due to upcoming holidays we couldn't afford the hotel prices and i had considered camping in Strandhill (as we often do on a yearly basis) I came across this hostel... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This accomodation is fairly shabby. There was mould on the walls of our double bunk, tiny room. It was incredibly badly lit and the carpet was absolutely disgusting and filthy looking. There also was a very unsavoury smell in the bedroom. We also had to go looking for toilet roll for the bathroom on our floor as it was without... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We stayed here for a brief night, booked last minute and got a comfortable ensuite room for two for 50euro including a basic breakfast. It was clean, comfortable and warm and for a last minute booking it exceeded my expectations. Its a bit far from the city centre but if you don't mind walking it'll be no problem. I'd stay... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Thought this hostel was exactly what you'd expect from a hostel for €20 to be honest! More so a glorified B&B. The rooms were nice enough if not a bit basic. I stayed for New Years though so realistically I just wanted the bed... The lady at the front was really easy going and accommodating and didn't mind that there... More

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Myself & a group of friends decided to go to Sligo for new years eve. Harbour House short walk from the train station. Arrived at the hostel staff really nice offered us tea / coffee. Gave us a map of where to go in town. Offered to order taxi's when we were ready to go. Big fire on in the... More

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Vienna, Austria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

I booked the hostel (dorm) when it was still called Harbour House Hostel, about a month ago. I had looked at previous comments, and was kind of reluctant to book it. Had to though because everything else was booked up. The one person from the staff that I met was lovely and explained everything. There were a lot of things... More

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Address: Finisklin Road, Sligo, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Sligo > Sligo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
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