Strandhill Lodge & Surf School
Welcome to Strandhill Lodge, Hostel and Surf School, only 100 metres from the beach.
We're the budget alternative for your stay in Sligo.
Our ensuite private rooms are €25 and include free continental breakfast. The hostel dorm rooms are €15 with shared shower and toilet facilities and free continental breakfast. Camping is available for only €10 per night, including free use of the hostel.
Guests can enjoy two hours' blokarting or a two-hour lesson at our surf school for only €30pp; we also do group rates and great surf and stay deals. Our daily surf lessons include all equipment.
We offer a ton of freebies, including self-catering kitchen facilities, linen, safe and secure parking, Wi-Fi, a games room, library, bicycle lock-up storage, a secure surf board and wetsuit shack, a drying room, an all-weather BBQ, a play area with ball games and our gardens/sand dune leisure area - all for free! There's no curfew.
We have a wide range of local discounts and hot offers to guests, such as discounts on Voya Seaweed Baths, bike tours, AirSoft/paintballing, deep sea angling tours, and more. There's also discounts on local restaurants, confectionary and taxis!
Local amenities at this scenic seaside resort include the beach, water sports, pubs, good walking grounds, golf, an award-winning spa and award-winning restaurants, top bars and live music and more. We're 50m from the promenade and seaweed baths and only 8km to Sligo City, where you can find pubs, shopping and nightlife.
There's new conference/training/meeting facilities available only five minutes away at Sligo Airport, with hot office, printing, scanning, faxing and more. The community park and children's playground is just two minutes away.
From here you can climb Knocknarea, grace of the warrior queen of Connaught, or drive across to Coney Island at low tide. You can see St Patrick's Wishing Chair and Carrowmore Megalithic Tombs-possibly the oldest building in the world. Within 16km are Lissadell, Glencar, Benbulben and Lough Gill, while 30 to 60km away are Donegal, Enniskillen, Lough Key, Knock and Enniscrone.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Cable TV
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Room
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pet Friendly
- Postal Service
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis 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.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check-in: between 1pm - 10pm.
Our on-site surf school is open all year.
For group bookings of eight or more people, please call or email us after booking.
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Location: Central Location Beside Promenade
in Strandhill Seaside Resort - 8km West of Sligo City
Bus: Sligo City to Strandhill (8km) from Sligo Bus Station.
Car: Drive-- Sligo City to Strandhill = 8km.
Taxi: Sligo - Strandhill approx. €12 approx.
Central location beside Promenade and Beach.
Look out for the Blue Signs saying
'Strandhill Lodge, Hostel & Surf School'
Opposite Bella Vista Bistro Bar/Restaurant.
Central Location beside Promenade, Pubs, Restaurants, Voya.ie seaweed Baths, Spa.
Self - Catering, Holiday Accommodation
Lodge, Hostel & Surf School on large site.
Free & safe parking.
Award winning Bar & Restaurants
Super Surf beach - Top Surf Waves in Europe
Climb Knocknarea - Queen Meave's Grave
Drive to Coney Island at low tide -St Patricks Wishing
Explore Carrowmore Megalithic Tombs, Visit Lissadell, Glencar, Benbulben and Lough Gill,
Tour to Donegal, Enniskillen, Lough Key & Knock