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Overview of Hodson Bay Hotel

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4.2 / 5Very Good
556 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Spa

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Highlights

Popular LocationThe Spa at Hodson Bay2 min walk
Popular LocationLough Ree5 min walk
Popular LocationAthlone Golf Club5 min walk

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Classic Double or Twin Room

    Classic Double or Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Single Room

    Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
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  • Family Room

    Family Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds
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  • Superior Room

    Superior Room

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area

Athlone

Located in Athlone, Hodson Bay Hotel is on a lake. Luan Gallery and Derryglad Folk Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Athlone Castle and St. Peter and Paul's Church. Traveling with kids? Consider Athlone Leisure World and Glendeer Pet Farm. Our guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Spa at Hodson Bay - 2 min walk
  • Lough Ree - 5 min walk
  • Athlone Golf Club - 5 min walk
  • Athlone Leisure World - 8 min drive
  • Rose Island - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Athlone Station - 10 min drive
  • Dublin (DUB) - 86 min drive

Restaurants

  • L Escale Restaurant – Restaurant offering local cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Octagon – Serves breakfast.

About this property

Hodson Bay Hotel

Family-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and marina
2 restaurants, a marina, and a full-service spa are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a golf course, an indoor pool, and a health club are onsite. All 181 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and TVs with satellite channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hodson Bay Hotel offers 181 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Beds feature premium bedding. Satellite television is provided. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.
This Athlone hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
An indoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a golf course, a health club, a sauna, and complimentary bicycles.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
The Spa at Hodson Bay has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

Free self parking

Food and drink

Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 12.95 for adults and EUR 10 for children
2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Aerobics classes
Canoeing
Children's pool
Fishing
Free bicycle rentals
Full-service spa
Golf course
Golf driving range
Health club
Indoor pool
Mini golf
Motor boating
Pilates classes
Sailing
Sauna
Spa tub
Steam room
Water skiing
Yoga classes

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Children's pool
Dry cleaning service
Indoor pool
Laundry facilities
Mini golf

Conveniences

Elevator
Free newspapers in lobby
Library

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Hair salon
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Porter/bellhop
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English

Business services

Business center
Meeting rooms
Conference space

Outdoors

Marina onsite
Picnic area

Spa

Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Facials
Manicures and pedicures
Massages
Massage/treatment rooms
Sauna
Spa tub
Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Hypo-allergenic bedding
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathroom (partially open)
Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

Satellite channels
TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Phone
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:30 PM

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types accepted at this property

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 12.95 for adults and EUR 10 for children (approximately)

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 are 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.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

Property is also known as

  • Hodson Bay
  • Hodson Bay Athlone
  • Hodson Bay Hotel
  • Hodson Bay Hotel Athlone
  • Hodson Hotel
  • Hotel Hodson Bay
  • Hodson Bay Hotel Hotel
  • Hodson Bay Hotel Athlone
  • Hodson Bay Hotel Hotel Athlone
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4.2

Very Good

5 - Excellent
263
4 - Good
199
3 - Okay
63
2 - Mediocre
21
1 - Poor
10
4.5
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Lovely grounds and family friendly hotel. Loads of kids around at all times.

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Only spent 2 nights here staff very friendly, room very clean , great breakfast

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

It had everything that I required. The staff were very courteous and obliging. Food was good ,the room was excellent and had a lovely view out onto the lake.I definitely would visit again

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020