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BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Strandhill Road | Sligo Town Centre, Sligo, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't really have much to say about this hotel because I didnt do much exploring. It was a quick walk in stay over.... The room was average, and my window looked over a train track... a little worried as i needed a good night sleep for an early start but i didn't hear a thing. As a business traveler... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so I purchased a midweek break with breakfast and dinner for 2 adults through groupon. I telephoned hotel to book rm and make reservation which was fine i also explained we had a three year old daughter and was informed that we could not bring our child.i offered to pay extra for my child but was told that i... More 

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Sligo, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old school hotel staffed by wonderful, helpful people at every level. Brilliant city centre location next to the mainline rail station with services to Dublin. All the shops, restaurants and bars of Sligo are on the doorstep. Hotel started its life in the Victorian era as a railway hotel, so the public rooms have great proportions. Ample car parking in... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best thing about this hotel is the location, as you leave the station it is 5 second walk to your left. Fabulous. Especially after a long train journey. The staff were friendly, the rooms were clean, the bar and lounge area were very cosy! The only let down was the view from our room- a wall and some bins.... More 

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BWSligo, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lydia_land, Thank you for your kind comments, we are blessed with our location right beside both the train and bus station and within a 5 minute walk to the city centre. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and we look foward to welcoming you back Sligo in the near future, you might make it down... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This hotel was very nice. Had a great vibe about it. The Christmas decorations and the cozy fireplace all add to our first winter Christmas experience. As Sligo was very quite this time of year we spent a lot of time around the fireplace. Was great to slow down during our amazing European holiday. Thank you for the nice stay.

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BWSligo, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear fmenterprises, We are delighted you enjoyed our open fires and the festive atmosphere in our large lobbies with their large armchairs and relaxing sofas and hoped you got a chance to taste some of our gourmet coffees beside the fireside. We look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in the North West of Ireland. Kindest regards... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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120 reviews 120 reviews
37 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This hotel needs some work. Old is fine, but updates should occur. Small beds compared to other European hotels I have stayed in. Toilet continued to run and the bathroom was dirty. Probably would not stay here again.

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BWSligo, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tim H, Thank you for your feedback, and are disappointed that you found our beds to be small, we get a large number of excellent reviews on our beds which are sourced nationally. We are also very annoyed to think that you had a dirty bathroom, and are seriously looking into this claim. We have a large number of... More 

Loma Linda, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I would say this was the one hotel that would have been at the bottom of our list to stay at again. I was really surprised to still see a room key with an actual key and chain. The hotel is not known as a best western it's rather known as Sligo.

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BWSligo, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear WB1984, As our hotel was originally built in 1928, we have kept the old world charm including door keys, yet with the best of modern comforts. I am unsure as to what you mean with regard to the hotel known as Sligo We welcome all feedback and thank you for taking the time to share your comments Kindest regards... More 

Geneva, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for one night back in late June 2004. Sligo was our first stop in our 2 week vacation in Ireland. The hotel is right in town and we very much enjoyed the quick walk into the heart of the city. The room was a bit small but still just fine for our needs. Because... More 

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BWSligo, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MrButton27, Thank you for sharing your views with fellow trip advisor users, since your stay over 10 years ago, we have had a number of major renovations and continually maintain and redecorate both our bedrooms and public areas. I am sorry you were inconvenienced by the fire alarm on the night of your stay, it is one of those... More 

Killinchy, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
49 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed here last weekend for the Sligo live festival for two nights. I think this is probably a case of a well-run hotel with good staff that just doesn't have the money required to give it the facelift it badly needs. The staff were excellent, we asked about restaurants and bars and were given a map and a thorough... More 

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BWSligo, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travellingcat79, Thank you for your kind comments, we have started renovating rooms at the moment, we are continually renovating and investing back into the hotel on a continuous basis. The shower screen you refer to is the standard approved screen for hotel use, but we have noted your observation. We are delighted you enjoyed our hotel and look forward... More 

Omagh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Staff very friendly, rooms comfortable, perfect location for all of Sligo. Handy to get to as just off main Donegal to Dublin road. Town very close, only 5 minute walk to heart of Sligo which is a great town with a very friendly and lively buzz.

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BWSligo, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear NigelM73, Thank you for your kind comments, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and found our location ideal for sampling what Sligo has to offer We look forward to welcoming you back to the BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel in the near future Kindest regards T. Henry More 

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Address: Strandhill Road | Sligo Town Centre, Sligo, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Sligo > Sligo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Sligo Southern Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 96
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