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Hodson Bay Hotel

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Hodson Bay, Athlone, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Over all, all staff were very good polite and helpful. As a Coielac I must say the waiting staff were excellent at breakfast time they informed me they had Gluten Free sausages and how many would I like as they were only cooked to order and also showed me where the Gluten Free cereal was and the Gluten Free bread... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room was great, modern and spacious, hotel staff were friendly and very helpful, meals were tasty and good choices available. Would stay here again without hesitation. Weather was great and the lake shore at the front door. Great exercise center available

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Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear bill793, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. I'm delighted that you and your family thoroughly enjoyed your Hodson Bay experience. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards, Tim Hayes General Manager More 

Dublin, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Irish hotels it are really Irish hotels.It is top quality of hotel business.Hodson Bay Hotel is a very very good.Service,cleanliness,room are perfect.One small problem sauna was closed for renovation.

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sergiy168, Thank you very much for your kind review. I apologise for the sauna being out of use this is due to essential maintenance and we hope to have it rectified soon. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards, Tim Hayes General Manager More 

County Tipperary, Ireland
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel for five nights last week as part of a group. The location was excellent and all staff were friendly and efficient. Nothing was too much to ask. Lovely breakfast and evening dinner with lots of choice. The leisure centre and hydrotherapy spa was a lovely start to the day or to unwind after a day touring.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 8
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bridget531, I'm absolutely delighted that yourself and the group had such a wonderful stay, it was our pleasure to have your group here. We're blessed with our beautiful setting overlooking Lough Ree. Despite the rain on your arrival you seem to have brought the good weather with you! Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Kind... More 

London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yes fine lakeside hotel, booked a twin room ended up with a mini suite, really comfortable beds. Excellent breakfast, good quality and plenty of it. Dinner in the restaurant was good, as was the service. For what we paid this is exceptional value.

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Spanielowner2014, I thoroughly enjoyed reading this review. I'm delighted to read your fantastic comments regarding our food and service. I also appreciate you mentioning our "exceptional value" as this is something we strive to achieve. Looking forward to you returning in the future. Kind Regards, Tim Hayes General Manager More 

Derry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently stayed at the Hudson Bay Hotel on a course. I was greeted by the very efficient reception staff who made the transition very easy. A beautiful view from my room over the lake and golf course was a pleasant way to start the day. Very friendly staff in all departments of the hotel and great food too. A definite... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diarmuid2012, I'm delighted to read this review. I'm also glad to hear that my team were on hand to help you and I will pass on your generous comments to all. We're blessed to have a beautiful golf course on our doorstep and I hope to see you returning with the clubs in the near future! Kind Regards, Tim... More 

United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fabulously located on the edge of Lough Ree, this huge hotel is obviously doing very well as it is packed out.The friendly, professional staff deal with this very well. Our room was large and bright and had everything we needed including an extremely comfortable bed with crispy white linen. I love hotels that understand the need for a table and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JanetteK969, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I'm delighted to hear that my team added to your experience, they work well during high levels of activity within the hotel. It is our aim that all our guests feel at home here and it sounds like you did.. with a good book I hope! I will... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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109 reviews 109 reviews
11 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here for a two-night mid-week break with my girlfriend recently and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. This is a large hotel, but manages to keep a boutique feel. The staff were very helpful and friendly and our room was large and clean, with a large, spotless bathroom. The pool and gym are modern and immaculate. Don't miss the complimentary... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lorcan O, I am delighted to read this wonderful review. Our housekeeping team work work extremely hard at maintaining a high standard and I will pass on your lovely comments to them. Our award winning sommelier Andrezj provides a fantastic wine tasting experience which proves very popular with our guests. Kind Regards Tim Hayes General Manager More 

Dublin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having recently had a 3-day Corporate event at this property, we were very pleased with the level of service received at The Hodson Bay Hotel. the Staff are extremely helpful and professional. The new Retreat Wing has beautiful rooms and I can highly recommend staying in room 616 with full corner views of the Lake and Jacuzzi bath. Beautiful pool... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Wiv76, Many thanks for this lovely review. Our 'Retreat' area is extremely popular for its contemporary decor and relaxed ambiance. I will pass on your comments to our Executive Head Chef. I am extremely pleased that overall, our hard work hasn't gone unnoticed and I look forward to having you return. Kind Regards, Tim Hayes General Manager More 

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had an wonderful room, it was spotless and very spacious and very soft bed. Breakfast was great with plenty to choose from and lovely staff. There is a great view of the lake from the hotel dining room and beautiful walks also.

Was this review helpful? Yes 8
Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear hcaulfield2014, I'm delighted you enjoyed all that the hotel has to offer- from the bedrooms, to the food, the views and the walks! Hoping to welcome you back for another joyous occasion in the future. Kind Regards, Tim Hayes General Manager More 

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