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Hodson Bay Hotel

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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.
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Property amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
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Great place to stop as it's halfway between Galway and Dublin,located on the western shore of Lough Ree at Hudson Bay harbour. Recently have a Carvery lunch there which was ok.They had good array of salads,pasta and roast dishes on offer.Gluten free also and other allergy
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I stayed here with my wife for a relaxing weekend away from our stressful week we both went true.. and that’s what this hotel can offer Rooms are beautiful with amazing views of the river We booked B&B with evening meals witch I totally recommend Breakfast is buffet full
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Response from Daniel_Cross_Hodson, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel
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Dear Shero100, Thank you for such a fantastic review on Trip Advisor. I am absolutely delighted to hear that you had such a successful stay here at the hotel. We always hope that our guests enjoy every minute of their experience at the hotel and thankfully judging by your review, it would seem that we succeeded in our efforts. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and should you wish to return to the hotel we would be more than happy to welcome you back. Warm regards, Daniel Cross General Manager
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Myself and my husband stayed here for a quiet weekend break, the hotel is stunning and staff could not have been more helpful especially james the manager. We ate in l'escale restaurant and the food was outstanding as was the service from Martin and the team. We will definitely
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Response from Daniel_Cross_Hodson, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel
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Dear Anitasheridan, Thank you for such a fantastic review on Trip Advisor. I am absolutely delighted to hear that you had such a successful stay here at the hotel. We always hope that our guests enjoy every minute of their experience at the hotel and thankfully judging by your review, it would seem that we succeeded in our efforts...especially James, Martin and his team! Should you wish to return to the hotel we would be more than happy to welcome you back. Warm regards, Daniel Cross General Manager
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Friendly and efficient staff. Beautiful hotel, well run and organised to accomodate the conference I was at. Afterwards, it had great facilities to relax for the evening. The rooms for refreshments are very nice.
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Response from Daniel_Cross_Hodson, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel
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Dear WarrenMci, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. Providing friendly, attentive service and offering good quality food are top priorities for us so I’m thrilled that our efforts haven’t gone unnoticed! I would like to thank you for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again in the future. Warmest regards, Daniel Cross General Manager
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Staff were very friendly and helpful, the trip was for relaxation they have beautiful scenery and lovely places to visit and the hotel was beautiful and very relaxing the food was very well presented and dining staff were very helpful with allergy information
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Response from Daniel_Cross_Hodson, General Manager at Hodson Bay Hotel
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Dear Rosemary S, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with a wonderful 5 star review. As you mentioned the beautiful scenery, we must admit we are blessed! I am delighted to hear that you had such a positive experience recently here at the Hodson Bay Hotel. We always hope that our guests enjoy every minute of their experience at the hotel and thankfully judging by your review, it would seem that we succeeded in our efforts! Providing friendly, attentive service and offering good quality food are top priorities for us so I’m thrilled that our efforts haven’t gone unnoticed! Warmest Regards, Daniel Cross General Manager
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Hi, Are dogs allowed to stay in any of the rooms?
I’d say just guide dogs,it’s a family friendly hotel
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Im afraid I cant help you there - email the hotel direct and they will help
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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
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"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"
"Lake View in new building"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 93 - USD 231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
IrelandProvince of LeinsterAthlone
NUMBER OF ROOMS
176
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