Enjoying a peaceful waterside location and easy accessibility to Athlone’s town centre, the four star Hodson Bay Hotel provides a tranquil retreat with picturesque views of the Irish countryside. Around an hour’s drive from Galway and Sligo, and just over an hour from Dublin, the hotel is a convenient hideaway for visitors from all corners of the island.
Elegantly furnished rooms come complete with carpeted floors, en suite bathrooms, TVs and tea- and coffee-making facilities.
On-site amenities include an award-winning restaurant, a carvery restaurant, a bar and a juice bar. There is also on-site spa offering treatments such as massages and facials, and featuring a rock sauna, steam room, ice showers and heated relaxation loungers.
Groupon’s Guide To Athlone
Athlone is located in County Westmeath, on the River Shannon, approximately 9 kilometres from the geographical centre of Ireland, and is bordered to the north by Lough Ree.
Tourists will find Athlone a suitable base from which to explore the Lakelands and the inland waterways as well as an array of heritage sites including Athlone Castle, which dates back to the 13th Century, and Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum with its display of farm and folk life items, while the area also provides walking, cycling and golfing opportunities.