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Overview of The Driftwood

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Beach nearby
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

The Driftwood

4 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCounty Sligo Golf Club8 min walk
    Popular LocationRosses Point Beach17 min walk
    Popular LocationLissadell House18 min drive
    AirportKnock (NOC-Ireland West)58 min drive

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  • Deluxe Double Room, Sea View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Double Room, Sea View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area

Rosses Point

Located in Rosses Point, The Driftwood is in a rural area and on the waterfront. Yeats Memorial Building and Drumcliffe Church are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Strandhill Beach and Rosses Point Beach.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • County Sligo Golf Club - 8 min walk
  • Rosses Point Beach - 17 min walk
  • Drumcliffe Church - 8 min drive
  • Lissadell House - 18 min drive
  • Strandhill Beach - 30 min drive

Getting around

  • Sligo Mac Diarmada Station - 9 min drive
  • AirportKnock (NOC-Ireland West) - 58 min drive


  • Vintage Lane Cafe - 7 min drive
  • Davis's Yeats Tavern - 8 min drive
  • Coach Lane - 9 min drive
  • Swagman Bar - 9 min drive
  • Sweet Beat Café - 9 min drive
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About this property

The Driftwood

Bayside bed & breakfast with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free bed & breakfast features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a fireplace at reception. All 7 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Netflix and free toiletries are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Driftwood offers 7 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and free toiletries. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels and Netflix.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit. This Rosses Point bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–11:00 AM: EUR 5.00-20.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Terrace


  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Linens
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels


  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Netflix

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in from 3 PM - 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between EUR 5.00 and EUR 20.00 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-in fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

National rating

This property does not have a Ireland Tourist Board rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Driftwood B&B Rosses Point
Driftwood Rosses Point
The Driftwood Rosses Point
The Driftwood Bed & breakfast
The Driftwood Bed & breakfast Rosses Point

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Driftwood and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Driftwood offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Driftwood cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Driftwood pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Driftwood?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Driftwood?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 11:00 PM.
What time is check-out at The Driftwood?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is The Driftwood located?
Situated on the waterfront, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mile (2 km) of County Sligo Golf Club and Rosses Point Beach. Famine Memorial and Sligo County Museum are also within 6 miles (10 km).
Rating 5 - Excellent. 38 out of 44 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 44 reviews
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Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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The Driftwood is lovely and homely. Room was nice and comfortable and clean But I think breakfast should be included in price.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Excellent break
Amazing family run hotel. Comfortable bedrooms that are beautifully decorated. The food is fantastic with a big emphasis on locally sourced produce. Rosses point is a beautiful village with amazong walks and scenery. Incredibly good value. I loved my stay here.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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The recycled items made to good use, beautiful place, so unique
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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