Towering dramatically over the banks of the Garavogue river The Glasshouse is the first design hotel of its kind in Ireland. A glittering beacon of quirkiness and colour in the centre of one of Irelands emerging vibrant and scenic cities. Through cutting-edge design and architecture The Glasshouse has set a completely new standard of luxury accommodation at an affordable price. The exterior of the hotel is inspired by the concept of an ocean liner docked at the quayside and incorporates a contemporary blend of zinc limestone and glass which is complemented by an equally striking and glamorous interior. Around every corner is a new surprise - an exciting journey that blends groovy with chic - through swirls of dazzling colours - retro patterns and bright canvasses - across psychedelic carpets and shimmering windows. The bedrooms are stylish and modern in both design and comfort with exotic zebrano wood - American walnut - coloured glass tables and state-of-the-art wall mounted LCD TV screens. Sligos super-friendly bustling streets are peppered with small boutiques cafes and bars as well as a myriad of craft shops offering handmade crafts - pottery and jewelry. Visitors will find no end of art museums and galleries in Sligo. The Model Niland Arts Centre hosts various performances from classical musical recitals to comedy nights and contemporary music. With a huge range of activities including golf - surfing and horseracing at your fingertips - Sligo is an ideal destination for Business Fun and Leisure. The beach and nearby estuary provide perfect conditions for all water sports including surfing - kite surfing and sailing. The mountains of Benbulben and Knocknarea provide a spectacular backdrop for hiking enthusiasts and the immediate area also offers a variety of easy but awe-inspiring coastal cliff top and peninsula hill walkways and mountain bike tracks. Go on - be surprised.
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|Phone number||353 (71) 9194300|
|Fax number||353 (71) 9194301|