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Hodson Bay Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hodson Bay, Athlone, Ireland
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Ranked #4 of 9 Hotels in Athlone
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Letterkenny, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

stayed here for 2 nights with a young baby and toddler & was delighted when the receptionist could upgrade us to a larger family room which made our stay with a young child & baby so much easier! The hotel is in a beautiful setting & we could see the lake from our room. Staff are very helpful even when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I Recently held a 40th birthday party in The Hodson Bay hotel in the tower room off the main restaurant. When booking I explained I didn't have much experience with any of this but in fairness I didn't need too because every detail was taken care of by the staff. I can only say it was an huge success with... More

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Ventry
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had heard a lot about this hotel over the years so decided visit for a night. Hotel was very busy when we arrived . Had to wait 15 mins to check in . The girl that did check us in was very friendly and called us when room was ready. Decided to have lunch while waiting . Really busy and... More

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

Dear Ventry, Thank you very much for taking the time to write the review and for choosing to stay here in the Hodson Bay Hotel. I am really sorry to learn of your experience and I sincerely apologise for any disappointment caused. You mentioned some areas for a possible reconsideration, and we will review your thoughts and see where we... More

Dublin, Ireland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My group of approx 50 golfing & fun ladies went there this weekend. Every detail was looked after for us, and the service is truly excellent. FANTASTIC value for money. Food, service and all facilities were top notch. Thanks to Gavin & William who did the main organising. Thanks to Thomas too who was in charge of our dinner last... More

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

Dear VIVODublin_Ireland, Thank you for posting your review and for choosing the Hodson Bay Hotel for your golfing weekend venue. I am thrilled to hear that you had a great time and that you enjoyed your stay, food and service we provided. I passed your praise to Gavin, William and Thomas, and they were delighted to hear their diligence and... More

PARIS
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374 reviews 374 reviews
39 hotel reviews
436 helpful votes 436 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Sister wanted to take us on a boat cruise on the Shannon ( Dad from Athlone so bit of a nostalgia trip going on here) so we decided to have lunch at the Hodson first. They have a carvery thing going on at midday but soup and sandwiches are also available. They were busy this lovely sunny August day (... More

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

Dear seanbee, Thank you very much for your feedback and for choosing to have a meal at the Hodson Bay Hotel. I am terribly disappointed to read that you were not very happy with the quality of service you received during your lunch. I would like to assure you that your experience is the exception and not the rule. We... More

ireland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having attended a wedding here recently I was amazed by the standard of service, the service for weddings is the best that I've ever had the pleasure of been a part of. The staff really made my day at the wedding enjoyable. Fair play to the management of this hotel. If I ever get married myself I'll definitely have my... More

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

Dear kevindireland, Many thanks for the amazing review and for taking the time to tell others about your experience at the Hodson Bay Hotel. We are genuinely thrilled that you thought the experience and service was excellent. We pride ourselves to be one of the most popular wedding venues in Ireland, so your brilliant comment is therefore hugely motivating and... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing stay here with a group of friends. Couldn't fault it from beginning to end. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Spotlessly clean spacious double room. Service and food in the restaurant was excellent. Especially considering there were 30 of us and beautiful buffet breakfast. Pancake making for the kids too. Set in a beautiful part of Ireland.... More

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

Dear D-Belfast, Thank you for taking the time to write the review and for choosing the Hodson Bay Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you find our hotel, i.e. rooms, service and food, excellent. I hope we have the opportunity and the privilege of welcoming you again, so please don't hesitate to contact... More

Newtownards, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has on offer one of the best over "50" deals in Ireland. The food was amazing and the service second to non nothing was a bother it made the stay being so well looked after. It is a big hotel but such a well oiled machine you would think you were the only one staying. The room was... More

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

Dear Willie N, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. I have to say the package you have chosen is very popular because of its fantastic value. “Over 50's Value Package” with 2 or 3 Nights Dinner B&B includes breakfast each morning and a 4 course dinner each... More

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here with my Mom during summer on a Spa break. We've been here a few times before. It was really good value, the Spa I feel has lost a few special touches but overall was really nice. The restaurant was amazing, such great variety and the food was top notch along with the service. Loads of activities to... More

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

Dear Karen N, Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions of your summer stay here at the Hodson Bay Hotel. We are happy to know that both your mother and you enjoyed our awards winning Spa, Restaurant and menu offering. It’s fantastic that we get the opportunity to be able to welcome back guests like yourselves. We... More

Ennis, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I completely loved the hotel. after 3 weeks straight of hard work. My boyfriend book us in this amazing hotel. the price was great and we had everything. breakfast in room was very good. the room was classic. the big screen t.v. with his name on it.Mr ... A big bowl of fruits, grapes red and green, apples,peach, bananas. for... More

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

Dear Leticia F, Thank you very much for your comment. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Hodson Bay Hotel. Moreover, we are proud to hear you think the Hotel is amazing and that you liked everything here, from price to fruit bowl, with the overall service in between. I will make sure to display... More

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Address: Hodson Bay, Athlone, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Westmeath > Athlone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hodson Bay Hotel 4*
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