Hodson Bay Hotel - Athlone

Roscommon Road, Athlone, Ireland, 0  show map
 4 stars
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Hodson Bay Hotel - Athlone

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Pub

Cafe

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Hodson Bay Hotel is a 4-star property featuring a designated smoking area, a safety deposit box and a lift. The hotel opened its doors in 1992 and was remodeled in 2006.

The venue is 6 km away from Leisure World Athlone. The property is set within 6 km distance from the city center.

Hodson Bay Hotel offers a spectacular view to its guests.

75 km to Ireland West Knock airport.

Rooms

There are 176 contemporary rooms at Hodson Bay Hotel feature free wireless internet, heating, cable television, a storage space and a work desk. Some rooms at Hodson Bay Hotel have a view over the lake. They also comprise open bathrooms appointed with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. A fine variety of American dishes is offered at the luxurious restaurant onsite. At the lively snack bar guests will enjoy a selection of cocktails, coffee and fresh juices. Guests can dine at L'Escale Restaurant, about 100 meters away from the property.

Services

The on-site car and bicycle rentals are also available.

Relax

On-site spa options feature a health club, a spa area and a sauna. The hotel offers a gym and aerobics classes to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   176.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Surfing
  • Diving
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Pedal boating
  • Skiing
  • Horseback riding
  • Badminton
  • Beach volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Golf course
  • Driving range
  • Darts
  • Table tennis
  • Squash
  • Archery
  • Sports trainer
  • Aerobics
  • Fishing

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Full american breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Fine dining
  • Pub
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Gluten-free meals
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • LCD projector
  • Public address system
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Flip chart

Children's facilities

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Casino
  • Ballroom
  • Live entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Bungalows
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Bay view
  • Lake view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Electronic door locks
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher

Media

  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • DVD player
  • International calls
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 4.30 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hodson Bay Hotel - Athlone Athlone location
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Hotel Address:

Roscommon Road, Athlone, Ireland, 0

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City Centre
  • Athlone
    3.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Athlone Train Station
    3.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    176

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Rooms and availability

Contemporary Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

The contemporary décor combines neutral shades with vibrant crimson and deep wood to create a spectacular yet warm and restful ambience to these rooms. Individually commissioned artwork, delicate lighting, plasma TV, Working desk and individual temperature controls combine to create an air of luxury and calm. This luxury extends to the expansive bathrooms with walk in showers and a separate bath. Non smoking, adult only room.

Hodson Bay Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Twin Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Luxurious furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Trousers press
  • Voice mail
  • Shoe polisher
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Jacuzzi
  • Hair dryer
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Free films
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Standard Twin Room (2 twin beds)

Hodson Bay Hotel photos Room
Classic King Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Internet access
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Walk in shower
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
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Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Includes an en suite bathroom with bath and shower, as well as free toiletries and a hairdryer. Also features free Wi-Fi, a TV with satellite channels and pay-per-view movies, a work desk, and tea/coffee facilities.

Penthouse Suite
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Room Description:

This double room has a balcony and spa bath. It also benefits from a lake view.

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Standard Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

Standard|Standard Double Family Room (Double bed or 2 twin beds)

Superior Double Room
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Double Room with Lake View (Double bed)

Hodson Bay Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Room
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Athlone Golf Club1000 ft
  • Quigley´s Marina2.8 mi

Museums

  • Derryglad Folk Museum5.0 mi

Local attractions

  • Athlone Castle Visitor Centre & Museum3.6 mi
    Athlone Castle Castle Street
  • Derryglad Folk & Heritage Museum3.8 mi
    Curraghboy
  • Sean's Bar3.6 mi
    13 Main Street, Athlone
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    176

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Hodson Bay Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hodson Bay Hotel

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
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Based on 257 reviews

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Value
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.6

    The lakeside setting was lovely. The staff were extremely helpful and service was very quick and efficinet even though there were several events taking place during our stay, including conferences, weddings, meetings and tourist groups. There is so much to do in the hotel (the hotel runs a number of complimentary on site activities to its quests) quite apart from the hotel spa & leisure facititles) and local golf club is next door!

  • Couple
    7.8

    The hotel was fablous facilities excelent good location staff very nice will go back again in the near future

    One thing that needs reviewing is the beds in the rooms it was very soft and not great comfort with it

  • Single
    9.6

    Pleasant surroundings. Friendly staff. Excellent food.

    I found that the walls seemed very thin. You could hear toilets flushing in adjoining rooms and television and neighbours voices.

  • Couple
    8.8

    We were at a wedding in the Hotel. Our room was comfortable & clean and we enjoyed the meal and surroundings at the wedding.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Excellent location,great menu choices and comfort of accomodation.

    Disappointed that swimming pool regulations seemed to require wearing of swimming caps- very unusual and have never come across any other hotel/leisure centre/gym facility with this requirement. Had been looking forward to enjoying the pool facilities but did not due to this.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Due to heavy traffic we arrived after normal check-in time ( I believe it was around 20:00). We hadn't eaten yet and the owner kindly offered to drive us to a nearby restaurant. Rooms are spacious and very clean.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Excellent hotel. Myself and wife are ex hotel staff who worked at a similar type of establishment and know how hard it is to get it right. Hodson Bay gets it right.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Excellent hotle clean warm friendly had a wonderful time

  • Couple
    7.0

    The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location was great and the food was really nice.

    I thought the hotel was very warm. The bedroom and also the reception area and breakfast room were very warm.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The food in the restaurent was fantastic and the staff excellent.

    A liitle bit out of the main town and taxi service quite expensive

  • Couple
    10.0

    The grounds were beautiful the space to sit and have a drink both inside and out it was like a picture postcard lovely nice walks golf course and the sea beautiful the food was lovely plenty to eat at all times .and I would go back for a relaxing break 10 out of 10.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The staff were very pleasant. The hotel is beautiful. The location was excellent. The boat trip was brilliant. The rates were great, really good value. We'd definitely go to the Hodson Bay Hotel again!

    Although the room was lovely, it was a bit noisy on the second night with children running up and down the hallway early in the morning. My parents stayed one night with us, they were in the other part of the hotel which was more modern.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    The reception staff were very efficient and when we had a problem with the room we had been given they arranged to have us moved to a much nicer room. Also the swimming pool was very good.

    The first room we were allocated was not up to the standard I would have expected from a four star hotel. There was a very small wardrobe for three people with no iron or shaving points, usually standard in hotels. The view from the window was of the back of the hotel. Considering we seemed to be paying the maximum rate for the room this was disappointing. Also the radiator made a noise all night, this is what prompted me to complain. The second room was of a much better standard. Also the barman in the bar was quite rude to my husband, this was not typical of the manners of most of the staff.

  • Single
    7.4

    The breakfast - plenty of food. Very long to get tea though.

    My partner could not come and they would not consider taken the price of the breakfast off. I though it was a bit mean.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Location, setting, good breakfast, good food, clean room

    Lack of information in room literature about where breakfast is served

How to reach hotel

hotel Hodson Bay Hotel - Athlone Athlone location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Roscommon Road, Athlone, Ireland, 0

Get directions
City Centre
  • Athlone
    3.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Athlone Train Station
    3.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    176

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAthloneHodson Bay Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in Ireland

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