Sail and stay

Back by popular demand is "Sail and Stay” to help offer holders from Northern Ireland come to our Applicant and Offer Holder Day on Saturday 15 April 2023.

All the spaces on this trip have now been booked, but if you would like to be added to the Sail and Stay waiting list, please email

This year "Sail and Stay" is a little different as we'll be flying over to Scotland instead, find all the details below.

We've included a great travel and accommodation package for you (plus one friend or family member) to come to the University of Stirling campus.

For only £70 per person our package includes:

  • Return bus and flight from Northern Ireland to the University of Stirling campus on Friday 14 April 2023
  • Overnight, shared city centre accommodation at Stirling Youth Hostel (the accommodation is shared, single-sex rooms and exclusive to the University for the night)
  • Dinner on Friday evening
  • Breakfast on Saturday morning
  • Optional Friday evening social activity
  • Transportation to campus for Applicant and Offer Holder Day followed by return bus journey and flight to Northern Ireland on Saturday evening

Pick up location and times

The flight on Friday 14 April departs Belfast International Airport at 13:05. You have the choice of meeting the group directly at the airport, or alternatively, our coach can pick you up at one of the five locations in Northern Ireland at 14:00. Transport to Stirling will be provided by coach.

On Saturday 15 April, you will depart Glasgow International Airport at 20:15 and arrive back at Belfast International Airport at 21:00. Bus transport will be provided.

Tentative pickup times are listed below and we will confirm the exact times by email. Please arrive at the pick-up location 15 minutes before arrival to avoid delays.




Craigadick Park & Ride, Maghera


Castledawson Roundabout Park & Ride


Dunsilly Roundabout, Antrim


 Glengall Street, Belfast (at the side of the Europa Hotel)


Belfast International Airport

A complete timetable and further information will be made available closer to the event date. If you have any questions regarding the trip, please contact us at or call 01786 467046.

Cancellation policy

In the unlikely event that you need to cancel your place on Sail and Stay 2023, please email Our refund policy is outlined below.

Date of cancellation


1 February – 2 March 2023

Full refund

3 March – 16 March 2023

50% refund

17 March – 30 March 2023

25% refund

31 March 2023 onwards

No refund