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BBQ/picnic Area
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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Apartment, 2 Bedrooms | Living area

Overview of Sleepzone


1.0 star property
Basic hostel in Galway City Centre

7.8/10 Good

70 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
Bóthar Na mBan, Galway, H91TD66
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
Feel at home
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Galway City Centre
  • Eyre Square - 1 min drive

Getting around

  • Galway Station - 6 min walk
  • Athenry Station - 17 min drive
  • Craughwell Station - 20 min drive


  • O'Connell's - 4 min walk
  • The Skeff Bar - 4 min walk
  • Murty Rabbitts - 4 min walk
  • Jump Juice Bar - 2 min walk
  • Cafe Express - 4 min walk

About this property


Enjoy your visit to Galway with a stay at Sleepzone. Other features include a terrace and a garden. The helpful staff and WiFi get good marks from fellow travellers.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
The property is disinfected using an electrostatic spray
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 35 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until anytime
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

What to do

  • Beach nearby


  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library


  • Lift


  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Hairdryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Mobile key entry

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: EUR 25.0 per stay

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession.
<p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.</p> <p>Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates).</p><p>This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

Sleepzone Galway
Sleepzone Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Sleepzone Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Galway

Frequently asked questions

Does Sleepzone offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Sleepzone does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Sleepzone?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Sleepzone?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Sleepzone?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Sleepzone.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sleepzone?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Sleepzone?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Caesar's Palace (4-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Sleepzone and nearby?
Sleepzone has a picnic area and a garden.
What's the area around Sleepzone like?
Sleepzone is a short 6-minute walk from Galway Station and 4 minutes' walk from Shop Street. The local area is quiet and popular for its beaches.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Carmel, 3-night family trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Great location and really friendly staff. Basic but very clean and great value for money.
Kathy, 1-night trip with friends
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Hostel was very clean with lots of sanitizers accessible. Staff very helpful and friendly. Lovely breakfast and very well organised allowing all tourists allocated slots for breakfast. Great facilities to self cater and to launder. Would highly recommend this hostel.
Michelle, 3-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Nice place to stay - needs more lockers
The Sleepzone is conveniently located to make walking through Galway easy and they provided recommendations for parking as well. I like that there was a large kitchen available for guests to prepare meals. There is also a nice large area with tables for eating or mingling, a TV/movie room, and a quiet room. I stayed in an all-female dorm with an ensuite. Everything was kept nice and clean with regular freshening. My one complaint is that there were not enough lockers for each person to in the dorm to secure their things. I had to keep my suitcase out in the open and carry around anything valuable.
3-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Friendly staff. Clean, dry rooms. Hot showers. My room had a balcony.
ANE LUISE BJøRKMAR, 2-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

frederique, 1-night family trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Good service, clean rooms and bottomless tea and coffee. Nice communal areas, all round very good hostel.
David, 2-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Good location and property. Friendly and nice staff
1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

As a 68-year-old woman, I don't get to stay at "youth hostels", and my previous experience with a hostel, in Seoul, was mixed. I really liked Sleepzone. It is obviously aimed at the economy-minded traveler, but it is comfortable and very welcoming. All the staff that I encountered were friendly and helpful, and while I don't suppose it's entirely under Sleepzone's control, all the guests were also pleasant and accommodating. The beds in our room were bunks, with futon-like mattresses on rigid metal grids. They were quite comfortable, imo, but if you need memory foam to sleep well, they may not suit you. The shower required you to keep pressing a button to keep it running, and very early in the morning it took a while for the hot water to reach our third-floor room. Again, not luxurious, but perfectly usable. When we got there, our hot water faucet didn't turn off easily; it felt as if it was off while water was still running. Not a real problem, but I reported it the next morning. The desk person thanked me for letting them know, asked if I minded having someone in the room to fix it that day, and the faucet was better when we got back that evening. I've been in fairly expensive hotels that couldn't fix problems in a week. There's a huge kitchen, with ample table space, and coffee and tea all the time, kept clean and tidy. Breakfast was assorted breads and cereals. Multiple lounges have couches and card tables. It felt amazingly homey.
2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

The location did the trick for the money, however the room was extremely hot
1-night family trip
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