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Bastion B&B

Two Bastion Street, Athlone, Ireland
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Bastion B&B
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited in the Bastion while visiting friends for a night in Athlone. It is located centrally, close to all bars & restaurants. The premises was really cool and very clean which is always a plus. That said, the walls are absolutely paper thin. I barely slept due to the snoring & other sounds from both sides of each wall!... More 

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County Meath, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Myself and my friend stayed here for a night while we were visiting friends in athlone! The location is absolutely perfect, right in the heart of town, surrounded by pubs and restaurants! It started off on an uneven footing kind of straight away when the owner rang me the morning we were arriving and more or less demanded a time... More 

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Was having a weekend with friends. I was rang 4 times by owner asking me what time I was coming. I had to abandon clothes shopping to come over so he could check us in so he could pop out to do grocery shopping , which was annoying . When we arrived we were asked what our plans where for... More 

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Sligo
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I Stayed here one night on a visit to Athlone the staff couldn't have been any friendlier, room was clean and had a great stay. Room was a bit cold but I had a heater. An alarm was going off since 730 but not the staffs fault wil def be back keep up the good work guys

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Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Nice place for the 50 euro cost. It was Oct 2014 and cool outside but portable heaters that were provided were very efficient and heated the room in almost no time. Loved the comfortor (sp)blanket. ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////

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Holyhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Anthony a very pleasant attentive host, the room we 3 stayed in at the back of the house quite and so comfy. continental spread for breakfast very good. mid town and close for everything, we only stayed a night had a great meal at the THAI restaurant. around the corner, highly recommended.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We chose Bastion B&B due to the positive remarks on Tripadvisor. We like a bit different / artsy things and were curious how it would present at the Bastion. The house is really unique with nooks and crannies, rather narrow ailes and with very clean rooms, each different in surface. We booked a bigger room for €80 to have space... More 

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Moha
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Lovely welcome from Tony and his sister. Very attractive room at the back of the hotel (the Long loft room), very quiet. Continental but good breakfast in a comfortable room, which invites you to stay for a chat with other visitors. Location in town is perfect, parking is easy, restaurants and pubs at your door. No hesitation.

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Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Stayed for a night and enjoyed the eclectic b&b. Room was nice and owner Anthony very friendly and helpful. Great location! Cannot be more central in Athlone. Try the good Lebanese restaurant next to the b&b.

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Virginia
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24 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Our host seemed genuinely nice and friendly, and wanted to make sure we were all set to have a good time. The long loft room was very spacious for my son and I, though a bit stuffy, and there was a step up and back down between the beds and bathroom that despite warning, was hazardous in the middle of... More 

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