Enjoy the riverside location of our 4-star Athlone hotel
Our stunning 4-star Radisson Blu Hotel in Athlone has a fantastic waterfront location, with scenic views over the river and town. Our County Westmeath hotel's central position is less than 10 minutes' walk from the train station, making travel further afield quick and easy – Dublin is under 2 hours away.
Our hotel is within walking distance of many of Athlone's attractions, including the city's modern marina. Watch the river cruises go by from the comfort of the hotel bar, or join one yourself by simply booking at reception. Travel back in time with a visit to the 12th-century Athlone Castle, just a 5-minute walk away. A 10-minute drive and you'll be at Glendeer Pet Farm, where kids and adults alike can enjoy interacting with a variety of animals, from llamas to monkeys. Our hotel's prime location in Athlone makes it the perfect base for all kinds of exploration.
Food, fitness and family fun
Each of our 128 rooms is decorated with either an Ocean or an Urban theme, reflecting our 4-star hotel's lively riverside location. Many rooms have views of the waterfront and the town's historic buildings, and all have free, high-speed Wi-Fi.
Start the day with a buffet breakfast in our elegant Elements Bistro. In warm weather, savour a BBQ with a view on the terrace of our sleek Quayside Bar and Lounge, which overlooks the marina. To wind down, head to our Synergy Health and Leisure Club, where you can enjoy the heated indoor pool, gym, and sauna. Ask about our #Bluroutes – outdoor cycling and running trails close to the hotel, which have been carefully planned by our trained fitness staff. If you're considering wedding venues in Athlone, our riverside hotel offers an unforgettable blend of romance and sophistication.
Children will love staying at our 4-star Athlone Hotel. With a babysitting service, kids' activities, free children's meals, and flexible rooms, family holidays will be easy, fun, and memorable for everyone.
Experience luxury and comfort in our rooms and suites near Athlone Marina
Standard Room - River View
Superior Room - River View
Junior Suite - River View
Suite - River View
Family Stay - 2 Connected Rooms
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The Athlone city centre is known for its shopping so take advantage of quaint boutiques and antique stores along the riverfront within walking distance of the hotel. Athlone Castle is also just a 6-minute walk across the River Shannon, and you can see the Church of Saint Paul and Peter on the way. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy golfing, boating and angling, as well as the Bay Sports Water Activity Centre on Lough Ree just 7 kilometres away.
How to get to the Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone
Nestled between Dublin and Galway lies the lovely town of Athlone full of winding streets and colorfully painted houses. Enjoy a comfortable stay in the heart of the city with Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone. Athlone's city center attractions are within walking distance, and you'll have easy access to the Midwest countryside and the Irish Lakelands. Memorable moments await on the banks of the River Shannon on Athlone Marina, and beyond.
The hotel offers 145 parking spaces, complimentary for hotel guests and delegates.
It takes around 1h 30min via M4 or M6 (125km).
It takes around 1h via M6 (86km).