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The Prince of Wales Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Prince of Wales Athlone Was a Fantastic Hotel we Truly injoyed been there. my Husband and myself said if we ever to go to Athlone again that's where we would stay Thank you very much for the Hospitality XX

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Athenry, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I chose this hotel because it was ideally located in the centre of Athlone town and was (deceptively) billed as a 4 star. Upon arrival we could immediately see that the place was shabby - cracked tiles on the floor of the lobby, window glass not cleaned etc. The room seemed clean but there was a strong... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

All I can say is wow 10 out of 10 for this hotel staff,rooms.location.food.all excellent could,nt do enough for us all. two young girls in restaurant run of there feet but still looked after everyone needs would definitely recommend this hotel and will be going back again

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Padraic W, General Manager at The Prince of Wales Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you very much for your kind review, I have passed your comments onto all departments and we look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel for whatever occasion you are having. Kind Regards Padraic Whelan More 

Lisburn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here On Monday ( 15/8/16) . Great location. We arrived early at 12, I went into the hotel to say we had arrived an could they give me a ruff idea of a time to check in. Aisling on the desk was very friendly took my number and said she would ring me when rooms were ready. About 45... More 

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Padraic W, Manager at The Prince of Wales Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for your kind review , we were delighted to read your lovely comments , we have just completed a mini make over of our rooms and will be continously updating as we are going along do it was nice that you noticed our new beds and so on.We try very hard to be as friendly and informal... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely hotel which is located beside the shopping centre and near all the pubs and restaurants. Room was spacious and very clean. Aisling the receptionist was exceptional, fantastic at her job and made us feel so welcome. Bar food was very good. Will definitely be back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at the Prince of Wales hotel when in Athlone recently. Its rated as a 4 star on all websites but I think its more of a 3 star really. The rooms were nice but not spectacular. Toilet roll holder falling off the wall, would only take a screw driver to fix it but it was like that for the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel has a very lively bar area with a good atmosphere where young people and families mix well . The food from the bar is excellent and presented well . The hotel is situated right in the middle of the town not far from the shopping centre and handy to visit the river area . The rooms are modern... More 

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Padraic W, Manager at The Prince of Wales Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our hotel. We were delighted to see that you enjoyed your stay and it is only through constructive comments that we can improve. This year we have started updating all our bedrooms and are progressing to do all the hotel in stages. hopefully we will see you agin in the... More 

Buncrana, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on a Monday night in August, and what a great hotel, they place is spotless and the staff lovely. The room was clean and modern and the well maintained. The bar staff were very friendly as was the receptionist who checked us in. The private parking is so handy and right next to the hotel,so no need to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is excellent. Very comfortable rooms and the food is excellent in both bar and restaurant. Great nightlife, and very friendly staff who make each guest feel special. Very good hotel with credit due to all staff.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

throughly enjoyed my stay. staff are so friendly and helpful...courteous...food was great in the bar/restaurant. bad smell in elevator but they were trying to fix. overall...no problem referring people to stay here...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small hotel with a big personality.We have 46 bedrooms and are a family run hotel which prides itself on friendliness and we take all feedback negative and positive to try improve and learn as we are going on. If you want a warm friendly welcome we are your hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Prince of Wales Hotel

Address: Prince of Wales Church Street, Athlone, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Westmeath > Athlone
Price Range: $60 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Prince of Wales Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Prince Of Wales Athlone
Prince Of Wales Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Athlone
#4 Business Hotel in Athlone
#5 Romantic Hotel in Athlone
#5 Family Hotel in Athlone
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