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Experience Eire

British coastal sunset

4 Days, 3 Nights at The Hodson Bay Hotel

Overlooking Lough Ree lake, this traditional hotel opposite Athlone Golf Club is 8 km from Athlone Castle. Straightforward rooms feature TVs, free Wi-Fi, and tea and coffeemaking equipment. Minifridges are available on request. Upgraded rooms in an adults-only, glass-fronted annexe have floor-to-ceiling windows, and a suite includes a private balcony and a whirlpool. Room service is offered 24/7. Free perks include breakfast, whisky tasting, yoga classes and aqua aerobics. The hotel also offers a cosy carvery, a regional restaurant and a juice bar, plus a full-service spa, an indoor pool and a fitness centre. Golf discounts are available.


  • A Viking Boat Trip to Athlone, with time to explore this historic city
  • A visit to Galway and a tour of the Atlantic Coats, including a visit to the Spiddal Craft Centre
  • Tickets for a range of activities in the Midlands, including Boda Borg (A Swedish Crystal Maze type experience), The Arigna Mining Experience and The Roscommon County Museum
  • An evening meal in a traditional Irish pub

Prices From:

  • £400 per couple
  • £500 (Family of 4)
  • £250 per person (Group Travel)
  • (Prices do not include Ferry Crossing)