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Sleepzone Hostel

Bothar na mBan, Wood Quay, Galway, Galway, Ireland

90% Overall Rating 302 out of 325 customers would recommend this property based on 325 reviews

Atmosphere 83%

Cleanliness 91%

Facilities 89%

Location 94%

Safety 90%

Staff 94%

Value 90%

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  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important 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 more than four people, 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

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.

All persons under 18 years of age must be in private accommodation i.e. not sharing with other people.

A light breakfast is included each morning between 7.00am - 10.00am and complimentary tea and coffee is available all day.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00


  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Galway?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions


Directions from Galway Coach Station: Take a right out the door of the coach station. Directly across the road is Bothar Ui Eithir. Go straight uphill to the end of Bothar Ui Eithir and you arrive at Prospect Hill. Turn left and then take the next turn right (Bothar na mBan). You will see Sleepzone about 80 metres ahead on the left hand side.
Directions from Galway City Rail and Bus Terminal: The station is adjacent to Eyre Square in the centre of Galway. When you exit the station go to the opposite end of the Square and turn right. You should see The Bentley night club on your left. Take the next turn left (Bothar na mBan) and you will see Sleepzone about 80 meters down on the left hand side.
Directions from Galway Tourist Information Office: Directly across the road from the Tourist Office is Bothar Ui Eithir. Go to the end of Bothar Ui Eithir and you arrive at Prospect Hill. Turn left there and then the take the next turn right (Bothar na mBan). You will see Sleepzone about 80 meters ahead on the left hand side.

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.

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