Sligo Southern Hotel & Leisure Centre - A Four-Star Experience
The Sligo Southern Hotel in Sligo Town, a charming family-owned and operated establishment, seamlessly combines the grace and intimacy reminiscent of a bygone era with the modern comforts of today. Originally built by the Southern Railways in 1928 as a resort hotel, the Great Southern Hotel, it holds the distinction of being one of Ireland's earliest resort hotels.
Nestled adjacent to both the train and bus stations in the heart of Sligo, the Sligo Southern Hotel stands as the sole 4-star town center hotel in the area, complete with a comprehensive Leisure Centre. This facility includes a 15-meter swimming pool, a dedicated children's pool, a sauna, a steam room, and a fully air-conditioned gym. Our well-appointed rooms, tastefully decorated to the highest standards, offer a range of amenities such as direct dial telephones, multi-channel televisions, hairdryers, tea and coffee making facilities, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
Whether you seek relaxation after a day's work or wish to explore the town's numerous attractions, the Sligo Southern Hotel provides an ideal retreat. Furthermore, it serves as a convenient base for exploring the surrounding area, which boasts all the activities synonymous with a countryside escape along the North West Coast of Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way. Sligo, renowned as the home of the poet and playwright WB Yeats, offers a diverse range of amenities, from the 340-seat Hawks Well Theatre hosting a variety of arts and entertainment events to the 12-screen multiplex Gaiety Cinema.
The 4-star Sligo Southern Hotel and Leisure Centre stands as an excellent launchpad for enjoying the offerings of Sligo town, including riverside cafes, museums, art galleries, and shopping centers. Within a 6-kilometer radius, you can immerse yourself in the allure of a coastal getaway, boasting a wealth of activities. Sligo is adorned with beautiful beaches, links golf courses, scenic woodland walks, and internationally acclaimed landscapes. The Sligo Southern Hotel and Leisure Centre caters to a wide range of holiday preferences, including activity breaks like surfing, stand-up paddleboarding, golfing, and hiking, as well as theater breaks, holidays for over 50s, and family getaways throughout the year.
In response to COVID-19 and in adherence to the prevailing regulations, we have implemented time slots for all our services to ensure the safety of both our valued guests and dedicated staff. We sincerely regret any inconvenience or unexpected delays this may cause and extend our gratitude for your kind understanding.