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Sleepzone: Galway City

Bóthar Na mBan


Sleepzone is located just off Eyre Square in the heart of the city, but also close to supermarkets (24-hour Tesco, LIDL, Marks & Spencers) and attractions such as the Galway Omniplex cinema, bowling alley, the University (N.U.I.G.), the Town Hall and Black Box theatres. Many Hostelworld guests cite this friendly hostel's cleanliness and stylish facilities, including a newly-fitted, fully-equipped kitchen and common areas with international power socketing, free wi-fi, great selection of music, books and art of Irish and international interest. Rooms are ensuite and there are large communal bathrooms, a patio and TV room. Guests can avail of free towels, maps, discount passes for restaurants, bars and clubs, as well as tickets for local tours, city walking tours and pub crawls


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVD's
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine



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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.


This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated above (see 'Things to Note' information).

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. 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