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The Benwiskin Centre

Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Quiet, cozy, clean, perfect”
2 May 2018
“Cycle trip”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Free Breakfast
Room Service
Fitness centre
The Benwiskin Centre is an ideal base for you, families or groups to explore the North West of Ireland. It is a 28 bed eco-friendly Holiday Hostel and Self Catering Accommodation Centre in the rural village of Ballintrillick, approx 5 miles from Mullaghmore, one of the 'Signature...
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Location and contact
Ballintrillick | Sligo, Ballintrillick, Ireland
61.9 km to Knock Intl Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I extended my sightseeing in beautiful Sligo in part due to this great community run hostel. It's quiet, out of the way, lovely kind staff... The location is away from the main coastline road and the perfect spot to rest in and explore from. Loved...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful hostel, warm clean and comfortable. It has excellent self catering facilities with a lovely clean kitchen and dining areas. It is in a rural area so transport of your own is desirable. The staff are most helpful. I will definitely be...More

1  Thank Mary F
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Warm clean and friendly (as always - I stay there every year). Check out the new Arroo Trail based at Glenade Community Centre about 5km to the east. Waymarked trail up towards the Arroo and Glenade cliffs.

1  Thank SligoRover_DaveC
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This will be the third time our family has congregated at the Benwiskin Centre, this time to celebrate Christmas together and with family who live in the area. As always the rooms were warm, clean and comfortable, and as we mostly hire the centre exclusively...More

3  Thank Rachel O
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The Benwisken Center is a hidden gem nestled below majestic Benbulben. It's hostel type accommodation at its very best. Very comfortable, clean ensuite rooms suitable for groups or families. Good self catering facilities. The staff at the facility were excellent, very friendly and super easy...More

2  Thank Mary M
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Price range
US$36 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Price range
US$36 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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20 July 2017|
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Response from lukec962017 | Reviewed this property |
hi Barry they have two Gas bbq's and a great play area for the kids. really nice setting and very clean. really good value.
Room Tips
"The dorm has just 8 beds to a big room, cleaned daily. Not overcrowded. The mattresses are soft and cozy. Had..."
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"they are all good"
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"Six rooms, two with a double bed plus bunk beds and the others with up to four pairs of bunk beds. Photos on..."
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"Views of lovely Benwiskin mountain"
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