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Harbour House is a 50 bed Tourist Board approved hostel with on-suite single rooms, double rooms, twin rooms, family rooms and dorm rooms. We are a 10 minute walk from the town centre and central train and bus station, car and bus parking, free internet and Wi-Fi. Please note that.

Check in times are:

Sunday to Thursday: 14:00-20:00

Friday 14:00- 22:00

Saturday 14:00- 21:00

If you need to check in outside those hours, please contact our reception prior to your arrival! Thank you.

Harbour House is a 50 bed Tourist Board approved hostel with on-suite single rooms, double rooms, twin rooms, family rooms and dormitory rooms

Built in 1860 for the Harbour Master, when Sligo was one of the busiest ports in Ireland; this old house has retained its character, while being turned into warm clean comfortable accommodation. It is situated only ten minutes walk from the centre of Sligo town and the main train and bus terminus for the North West of Ireland. Harbour House hostel gives you the ideal central location, whether touring the North West or just enjoying the many facilities Sligo has to offer.

*Free breakfast

*Free city map and event guide

*Free internet access

*Free telephone calls (to Ireland Landline Mobiles only)

*Free tea and coffee in our self catering kitchen


Bike parking

Free Car parking

Children friendly

Common room

Credit cards accepted

Free car parking

Guest kitchen

Laundry (Free if you stay 1 week or longer)

Linen included

Towels included

No curfew

No lockout

Price includes taxes

Free luggage storage

Telephone, fax

Travel info

Free Internet Access

Sligo has many facilities to offer visitors. Because of its position, Harbour House is close to all amenities such as sea and lake fishing, shark fishing, scuba diving, bowling, swimming, golfing, windsurfing, sailing, and many other outdoor and indoor pursuits. All are just within minutes of Harbour House.

If you wish to eat out, Sligo has many restaurants and hotels which provide the most varied of menus, sure to please the most discerning of tastes. There are five Nightclubs in Sligo, providing music till late all through the week, not to mention the array of pubs with live music and good conversation, which every visitor should go out and sample.

Location Information

From Bus/Train station turn left on Lord Edward St walk to traffic lights, turn left on to n4 carriageway walk on to traffic lights take a left walk on under bridge continue straight on to the Finisklin Road until you reach roundabout (past Brooks Hanley, Nibblers Cafe, Bruss, the Ursuline College, Compupac & Value Centre, until you come to Harbour House)- total time approx 12 minutes walking. See our map on your booking confirmation.

Harbour House Hostel is Located Near:

Express Alley Cafe...Bruss...Ursuline College...Compupac & Value Centre, Sam Hire & Margarets Breakfast Cafe - nearby.

By Car

From the North - the main road will bring you to Hughes Bridge. Stay in the outside lane and turn right immediately on crossing the bridge onto Ballast Quay. Follow the road until you come to the roundabout outside Harbour House.

From the South and east, stay on n4 and at the 4th set of traffic lights turn left on to finisklin road continue on under bridge to roundabout at Harbour House.



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  • Common Room

Important Information





Please note that all the guests must contact Sligo International Tourist Hostel once a booking is made and notify the hostel about the estimated arrival time within 48 hours of booking. The contact details of the hostel can be found on the booking confirmation. Failure to do so might result in the cancellation of your booking without a refund of your advance payment.
Please note that all bookings for 8 or more people can only cancel their reservation free of charge giving 90 days` notice. Any cancellation for such group bookings within 90 days of arrival may result in a charge for the full booking. If there is no 90 days between the booking date and arrival date for such group bookings, the booking cannot be cancelled.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 Days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the full cost of the reservation. Deposits paid are non refundable.

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Hotel Amenities

  • Car Parking
  • Common area / room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Lounge area
  • No Curfew
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Washing machines


  • Breakfast – FREE
  • Linen – FREE
  • Luggage Room – FREE

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