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    Hodson Bay Hotel

    | Hodson Bay, Athlone N37 XR82, Ireland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$107
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          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good26%
          • Average11%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “kids club” (159 reviews)
          “retreat room” (32 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 26 January 2016

          What a wonderful hotel! The hotel itself, the rooms, the restaurant and the staff. First impressions, the hotel is clean and well maintained. The stay was very pleasant with our room offering a breath-taking view of the lake. The food was also very good. We...More

          11  Thank Mark B
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 1 February 2016

          Dear Mark B, What a wonderful review! All of the positive things you have mentioned are key elements to running a 4 Star property, and it gives me great pride that the hotel left such a good impression on you. As you mentioned, we host...More

          Reviewed 26 January 2016

          There was 11 in our party and not a bad word was said about the hotel. We had 3 kids with us so having the kids club was fantastic, they were entertained and fed while we were able to relax and enjoy the surroundings. There...More

          10  Thank Ciaran76
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 1 February 2016

          Dear Ciaran76, I was delighted to welcome you all to the hotel recently, and thrilled to read of your pleasant stay. Our kids camp was designed to entertain kids throughout their stay, giving the parents time to relax and unwind. I am glad all of...More

          Reviewed 26 January 2016

          Stayed with my partner at the weekend. Hotel is lovely, the setting, facilities, it's clean, staff are really nice. The majority of it's guests were families and it is refreshing to see a hotel which really endorses this and one that is not as ridge...More

          10  Thank KellyRach
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 28 January 2016

          Dear KellyRach, Many thanks for your very kind review. As you mentioned, we are a family friendly hotel, and aim to treat our younger guests like little VIPs aswell as their parents. Our kids camp is one of our proudest assets, and I am not...More

          Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

          Stayed here I think its our 7th time. Tried other hotels last year for a change - but nothing beats the Hodson Bay. The room was just perfect. Kids camp, there is no other camp in Ireland that comes close to this one, just excellent....More

          13  Thank spacey3
          Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

          Decided to opt for hotel within one hour drive from home.10 ladies celebrating a birthday .On arrival reception busy but staff in control and dealing with people in a warm and friendly manner.Decor fresh and clean.Rooms were faultless.We had dinner in main restaurant service was...More

          11  Thank mojoMidlands
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 28 January 2016

          Dear mojoMidlands, Thank you for choosing Hodson Bay Hotel for the recent birthday celebration. We are lucky to be ideally situated in the heart of the midlands, and just an hour from Dublin and Galway. My staff take great pride in offering a warm welcome...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Golf Course
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$100 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #3 Business Hotel in Athlone
          • #3 Spa Hotel in Athlone
          • #4 Family Hotel in Athlone
          • #4 Romantic Hotel in Athlone
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Athlone
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          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 176
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          • Location
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          • Province of Leinster >
          • County Westmeath >
          • Athlone
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          • Hotel Hodson Bay
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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!!
          25 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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          "Two lifts to floors. Hotel seemed to be quiet on all floors. We had room near service car park but did not..."
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