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Overview of Hodson Bay Hotel

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Indoor pool
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Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Hodson Bay Hotel

4 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLough Ree5 min walk
    Popular LocationAthlone Golf Club5 min walk
    Popular LocationAthlone Leisure World8 min drive

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  • Classic Double or Twin Room

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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  • Single Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Superior Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds
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About this area

Athlone

Located in Athlone, Hodson Bay Hotel is on a lake. Luan Gallery and Derryglad Folk Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Athlone Castle and Clonmacnoise. Travelling with kids? Consider Athlone Leisure World and Glendeer Pet Farm. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like mountain biking. Guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lough Ree - 5 min walk
  • Athlone Golf Club - 5 min walk
  • Athlone Leisure World - 8 min drive
  • Luan Gallery - 9 min drive
  • Glasson Golf & Country Club - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Athlone Station - 13 min drive
  • Dublin Airport (DUB) - 86 min drive

Restaurants

  • L Escale Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Octagon — 1 min walk
  • My Melody - 9 min drive
  • Sean's Bar - 9 min drive
  • Pavarotti's - 9 min drive
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About this property

Hodson Bay Hotel

Family-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and marina
2 restaurants, a marina and a full-service spa are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a golf course, an indoor pool and a health club are on-site. All 181 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and TVs with satellite channels. Premium bedding, coffee/tea makers and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hodson Bay Hotel offers 181 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Beds feature premium bedding. Satellite televisions are provided. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries.

This Athlone hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

An indoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include Golf course, a health club, a sauna and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The Spa at Hodson Bay has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and Turkish bath/hammam.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free secured self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 12.95 for adults and EUR 10 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Canoeing
  • Children's pool
  • Fishing
  • Free bike hire
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf course
  • Golf driving range
  • Health club
  • Indoor pool
  • Mini golf
  • Motor-boating
  • Pilates classes
  • Sailing
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Waterskiing
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini golf

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Croatian
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Marina on site
  • Picnic area

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 1 February 2021 to 31 March 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 12.95 for adults and EUR 10 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland) assigns an official star rating for accommodation in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

Property is also known as

Hodson Bay
Hodson Bay Athlone
Hodson Bay Hotel
Hodson Bay Hotel Athlone
Hodson Hotel
Hotel Hodson Bay
Hodson Bay Hotel Hotel
Hodson Bay Hotel Athlone
Hodson Bay Hotel Hotel Athlone

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hodson Bay Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hodson Bay Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hodson Bay Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Hodson Bay Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and a children's pool.
Is Hodson Bay Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hodson Bay Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Hodson Bay Hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Hodson Bay Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Hodson Bay Hotel located?
This family-friendly Athlone hotel is located on a lake, within a 10-minute walk of Lough Ree and Athlone Golf Club. Athlone Leisure World and Luan Gallery are also within 6 miles (10 km).
4.2
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 287 out of 612 reviews
5 - Excellent 47%
Rating 4 - Good. 219 out of 612 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 68 out of 612 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 25 out of 612 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 13 out of 612 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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