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.

Hodson Bay Hotel

Traveller (576)
Room & Suite (161)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Located on the gorgeous shores of Lough Ree and with 176 bedrooms, the 4-Star Hodson Bay Hotel is the premier choice for a relaxing getaway. With scenic lakeshore walks, championship golf courses and lake cruises on our doorstep, you’ll have a rich choice of enjoyable activities. For families, we have our fully supervised Kids Camp with fun and games to keep all our little VIPs entertained. Enjoy quality family time in our leisure centre complete with kiddies pool. Discover 'The Retreat at Hodson Bay’ an area of the hotel which is exclusively for adults ensuring a restful stay and guaranteed peace and quiet to unwind in the beautifully-designed rooms. To revive and rejuvenate yourself, take advantage of our award-winning 'Spa at Hodson Bay'. Our restaurants offer mouth-watering meals made from local produce. The centre of Ireland's Hidden Heartlands is a magical place, so treat yourself to a break in this picturesque setting and let our dedicated staff make your stay one to remember.
Read more
Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
Show more
Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Marina View
100Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 1,314
  • 635
  • 283
  • 159
  • 94
Time of year
Traveller type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
My girlfriend and I went to dinner in the hotel on Friday of st Valentine's day week we were greeted with a beautiful room over looking the golf course we then went to the restaurant and the food and staff were absolutely outstanding quick and efficient service with delicious
Read more
I booked afternoon tea for a group on Valentine's day. I specified that there was a coeliac in the group. I am the coeliac. I made the booking in the hudson bay because I had heard how great the gluten free afternoon tea was. We arrived to find that the staff had no idea that we
Read more
This is a great hotels for family's. It is very central and has nice facilities. While we had to leave early the other families seemed to be enjoying the pool. the food was nice and breakfast was plentiful.
Read more
One of the strongest points for the Hodson Bay Hotel is its location, right on the shores of Lough Ree, the centre of the three lakes on the River Shannon, the longest river in Ireland. It is also right in the middle of Ireland, so for people who live in different locations and
Read more
Bar food good. Seating was an issue when busy. We got a table in the bar eventually. The mains were lovely and plenty to eat. Good selection on menu. Service was mixed. Because of table pressure the staff were under stress but once seated they were very friendly and efficient.
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Pool & BeachBusiness Centre & Event Rooms
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorHodson Bay Hotel
The Classic Room at the Hodson Bay Hotel
Photo provided by managementHodson Bay Hotel
Deluxe Room in Retreat at Hodson Bay
The bedroom
I’d say just guide dogs,it’s a family friendly hotel
0 votes
Show all answers
Im afraid I cant help you there - email the hotel direct and they will help
1 vote
Show all answers
Is there a kids playroom?
Thank you for your question There is a Tiny Tots playroom for small kids, We operate a kids club during summer holidays and term time for kids of all ages Kind Regards James
0 votes
Show all answers
"I would choose a room in the newer part of the building in the adult only section!"
"Good offers available"
"Avail of all of the facilities within the hotel"
"Couples who are kid free can avail of more modern rooms at the spa side of the hotel"
"Ask for a room in the new section"
USD 93 - USD 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
hodson bay athlonehodson bay hotelhotel hodson bay
IrelandProvince of LeinsterAthlone
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