We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hodson Bay Hotel

    | Hodson Bay, Athlone N37 XR82, Ireland
    Hotel website
    Save
    Savings alert: 25% below average rate
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$232
          US$82
          Great Deal
          US$97
          US$97
          Traveller (431)
          Room & Suite (129)
          Dining (44)
          Sheraton Athlone
          1,845 reviews
          #3 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone
          1,637 reviews
          #7 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Athlone Springs Hotel
          903 reviews
          #9 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Glasson Country House Hotel & Golf Club
          604 reviews
          #1 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good26%
          • Average11%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “kids club” (159 reviews)
          “retreat room” (32 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Babysitting
          4.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Hodson Bay Hotel
          Hotel deals
          Sheraton Athlone
          1,845 reviews
          #3 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone
          1,637 reviews
          #7 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Athlone Springs Hotel
          903 reviews
          #9 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Glasson Country House Hotel & Golf Club
          604 reviews
          #1 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$82.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Athlone hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c97240ce04c3496ea59cedbd84288287", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":212739,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32429055],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":82,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"c97240ce04c3496ea59cedbd84288287","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":232,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":232,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":232,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":232,"hotelName":"Hodson Bay Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImM5NzI0MGNlMDRjMzQ5NmVhNTljZWRiZDg0Mjg4Mjg3IiwiQUlLIjoiNGMzZDMwMmQ4ZTJiNDZjZjg2N2Q1Yzc0NzcxNjM3ODMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$82", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32429055":"BookingCom","32676577":"Expedia","79470329":"CheapTicketsEWS","65717116":"Hotwire","109353122":"HotelsCom2IB","53913291":"TravelocityEWS","78915483":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (2,015)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for Hodson Bay Hotel See the most recent reviews

          571 - 575 of 2,015 reviews

          Reviewed 29 November 2015

          Hotel lovely and peaceful in a lovely location. We had a very spacious room over looking the lake. The weather was a disappointing but this couldn't be helped. Swimming pool area great for relaxing. Staff very friendly and helpful.More

          10  Thank Shirley59Uk
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 1 December 2015

          Dear Shirley59Uk, Thank you for the lovely review. As you mentioned, we are blessed with our location in the heart of the Midlands. While we can promise great service and value for money, the one thing we cannot predict is the Irish weather! Hopefully on...More

          Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

          We were going West and wanted to break the journey so settled on Athlone at the Hodson Bay Hotel. We had gotten a very good deal, mid week, breakfast included. On arrival (I was using a crutch at the time) we were immediately upgraded (without...More

          11  Thank jennboy
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 1 December 2015

          Dear jennboy, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review and for sharing your recent visit with us. Being centrally located, we are in a prime position for folk like yourselves who want to break the long journey and take some time...More

          Reviewed 27 November 2015

          I was travelling to a work seminar to be held in Athlone on the 18/11/2015. The weather was dreadful and as I had to be at the seminar by 11.30am I decided to travel to Athlone the day before so as to be rested for...More

          9  Thank PMDCork
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 1 December 2015

          Dear PMDCork, It gave me great pride to read your wonderful review, and indeed to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your recent visit. We were lucky to be chosen to host a fantastic networking event during your stay, and it was a great success despite...More

          Reviewed 27 November 2015

          Attended a conference at the Hodson Bay, which is in a beautiful setting. The conference room was very comfortable and tea/coffee and scones served were good. The group had lunch (main-course and desert) which was excellent. The only issue I had as a first time...More

          7  Thank Mary C
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 27 November 2015

          Dear Mary C, Many thanks for your feedback regarding the recent conference you attended. As you mentioned our location in the heart of Ireland is ideal for conferences. Our Executive Head Chef Gavin O’Rourke will be thrilled with your kind comments about his food. I...More

          Reviewed 26 November 2015

          We stayed here and were in the adult only section of the hotel and it was fantastic. The room was really spacious and fabulously decorated, with a lovely bubble bath. I available of some treatments in the spa and would highly recommend them. The staff...More

          8  Thank liked_copper
          Response from Timothy_Hayes, General Manager at Hodson Bay HotelResponded 27 November 2015

          Dear liked_copper, Thank you for your wonderful review and for sharing your lovely images of the room. I know you weren’t entirely happy with your last stay so I am thrilled that you returned to us and experienced all that Hodson Bay Hotel has to...More

          Sheraton Athlone
          1,845 reviews
          #3 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone
          1,637 reviews
          #7 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Athlone Springs Hotel
          903 reviews
          #9 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Glasson Country House Hotel & Golf Club
          604 reviews
          #1 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Golf Course
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$98 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Business Hotel in Athlone
          • #3 Spa Hotel in Athlone
          • #4 Romantic Hotel in Athlone
          • #4 Family Hotel in Athlone
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Athlone
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 176
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Hotwire, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Cancelon and HRS so you can book your Hodson Bay Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Ireland >
          • Province of Leinster >
          • County Westmeath >
          • Athlone
          • Also Known As
          • Hodson Bay Athlone ,
          • Hotel Hodson Bay
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (431)
          Room & Suite (129)
          Dining (44)
          Pool & Beach (13)
          Hotel & Grounds (342)
          Bathroom (22)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
          Nearby
          Shamrock Lodge Hotel Athlone
          496 reviews
          5.79 km away
           
          Athlone Springs Hotel
          903 reviews
          5.44 km away
           
          Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone
          1,637 reviews
          5.74 km away
           
          Glasson Country House Hotel & Golf Club
          604 reviews
          5.88 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Thyme Restaurant
          716 reviews
          5.88 km away
          Grogan's of Glasson Pub & Restaurant
          416 reviews
          5.50 km away
          La Cucina Di Angelo's
          363 reviews
          5.87 km away
          Bacchus Restaurant
          82 reviews
          5.84 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Derryglad Folk & Heritage Museum
          246 reviews
          6.10 km away
          Athlone Castle
          533 reviews
          5.85 km away
          Church of Saints Peter & Paul, Athlone
          58 reviews
          5.78 km away
          Old Rail Trail
          14 reviews
          4.74 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Karen D
          I am just wondering why is it that yous do not reply to any of your bad reviews on this or Facebook, if you actually maybe acknowledged your bad reviews yous could improve where needed!!
          25 March 2017|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from James_Dilleen | Property representative |
          Dear Karen D, We try where possible to acknowledge and respond to all reviews. Some may take longer to appear online while they are screened by Tripadvisor before being published. Please feel free to contact me if you... More
          1
          Vote
          BOXtheFOX
          Do any of the rooms have air conditioning?
          15 March 2017|
          Answer Show all 7 answers
          Response from James_Dilleen | Property representative |
          Dear Box the fox, Our Retreat Wing of the hotel has air conditioned rooms. Kind Regards J Dilleen
          1
          Vote
          Room Tips
          "Two lifts to floors. Hotel seemed to be quiet on all floors. We had room near service car park but did not..."
          Read review
          "Drive away."
          Read review
          "Coupls should look for a room in the newer part of the hotel"
          Read review
          "there are two accommodation blocks, the original ones are closest if you don't want a long walk I would..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing