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    Hodson Bay Hotel

    5.8 km from Athlone centre
    • Free Wifi
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    | Hodson Bay, Athlone N37 XR82, Ireland
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    Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

    Beautiful hotel overlooking the lovely river Shannon. The hotel has excellent facilities which includes state of the art leisure centre and water sports facility and golf course. It was my girlfriends first visit to the hotel. We just went for lunch. My girlfriend was very...More

    Helpful?9
    Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel

    Dear Aidan R, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us- I am delighted that you enjoyed your lunch here. As you mentioned, the views overlooking Lough Ree are simply spectacular and we always aim to offer plenty of activities, particularly when the weather is...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    We took our 3 grandchildren on a short mid term break with a little apprehension as to how we would meet the challenge. Thankfully the hotel is geared to share the burden with the guardians. Kids were taken to kids club from 10.00 am to...More

    Helpful?9
    Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel

    Dear Fuinseog, Thank you for choosing Hodson Bay Hotel for your recent getaway with your grandchildren- what a wonderful memory for you all. We believe a break away should be for each member of the family and with this in mind we offer plenty of...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2015

    My lovely husband booked the penthouse suite as a surprise for after the wedding. The room is amazing, the views over the lake are spectacular. We were both unfortunately sick so got to spend loads of time in the room, comfy couches and chairs to...More

    Helpful?11
    Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel

    Dear MrsS091015 Thank you for choosing Hodson Bay Hotel as the venue for your mini moon and sincerest congratulations on your recent wedding! The Penthouse is certainly the best room in the house and the perfect way to celebrate a special occasion. It was unfortunate...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

    I went here with my family and we stayed three nights on the 3rd floor! The food was very nice in the restaurant and the staff were extremely friendly to us. The pool is amazing and a great place to go to chill out and...More

    Helpful?9
    Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel

    Dear aarontravelsireland, I want to thank you for taking the time to write this great review. It was very pleasing to read of your enjoyable three-night stay. My team will be thrilled to read your kind comments. Our team of chefs take pride in each...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2015

    This is an amazing hotel, friendly staff, lots to do, beautiful food, the waiters in the restaurant were so helpful without being intrusive. Each knew their table so there was no doubling up on questions, brilliantMore

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    Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel

    Dear Philip M, Thank you so much for this fantastic review. We aim to provide top class service to our guests equally as important, we aim to provide choices for our guests; restful holiday or active holiday, fine dining or casual dining, family break or...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Spa
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Free Parking
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    Karen D
    I am just wondering why is it that yous do not reply to any of your bad reviews on this or Facebook, if you actually maybe acknowledged your bad reviews yous could improve where needed!!
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from James_Dilleen | Property representative |
    Dear Karen D, We try where possible to acknowledge and respond to all reviews. Some may take longer to appear online while they are screened by Tripadvisor before being published. Please feel free to contact me if you... More
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    BOXtheFOX
    Do any of the rooms have air conditioning?
    15 March 2017|
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    Response from James_Dilleen | Property representative |
    Dear Box the fox, Our Retreat Wing of the hotel has air conditioned rooms. Kind Regards J Dilleen
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    Mark O
    Hi Jancaris. I'm just after reading your review and I'm absolutely astonished in the fashion you and your family where treated. This is compounded 10 fold by the almost generic blurb nonsense reply you received from the Hotel. Cead mile failte !!!! I'm not seeing it here.
    6 March 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "We had a lovely room overlooking a courtyard very peaceful"
    Geraldine M, 5 days agoRead review
    "Room with view of lake"
    gleesonpjm, 8 days agoRead review
    "Lake view rooms are the best - some rooms can be small so ask for a big one!"
    louloubellehall, 10 days agoRead review
    "view of bins from the back of hotel"
    Sharon F, 19 days agoRead review
    "ask for lake view room"
    EireGriffy, 22 days agoRead review
    "We had a lovery room with a view of Lough Ree. It was very quiet with air conditioning"
    Ann M, 22 days agoRead review
    "We stayed in the block above the leisure facilities (rooms 6__). No noise. spacious and views."
    Trevor A, 1 month agoRead review
    "Rooms overlooking the lake have a spectacular view."
    mmholly60, 1 month agoRead review
    "If possible afront facing room overlooking the lake"
    WindsorP, 1 month agoRead review
    "The Deluxe rooms have an absolutely amazing view over Lough Ree."
    mcashen1, 1 month agoRead review
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