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The Prince of Wales Hotel

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Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

As a frequent visitor to Athlone we were keen to explore new venues so hence the visit to the Prince of Wales. Very worthwhile visit, staff everyone extremely nice & helpful. One of the door managers even parked the car for us! Very good value for money in comparison to it's neighbours a stones throw away! On checking out the...

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Mullingar, Ireland
Reviewed 9 November 2014

went here for dinner , great atmosphere, very realxing hotel. friendly and very helpful staff. food was amazing and great prices ! highly recommend here and will be returning again. looking forward to the next dinner night there

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Shillingstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2014

From the moment of walking in the door the service was superb. Nothing was too much trouble. It is located in the centre of Athlone and so it would be easy to eat out, however the hotel bar and restaurant are so good you need not go anywhere. The room was excellent and cleanliness was of the highest standard. The...

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Thank Chris W
Athlone, Ireland
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Stayed here with my girlfriend for 3 nights last weekend. Service is remarkable, location is faultless, slap in the centre of a busy town. Had food in the restaurant the first night and it was amazing, girlfriend had lamb shank and I had the 12oz serloin, perfect!!. Had food the second and third night( with family) in the bar thinking...

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2Thank Cian P
Accra, Ghana
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Stayed in the Prince of Wales with my daughter and found it to be a good enough hotel. Reception area was nice and modern and the bar relaxing and well done. It is central to everything in the town centre and parking is available. Food was good and staff friendly. There were hen nights in later at tonight but had...

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1Thank CathalConnell
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 November 2014

We stayed at this hotel for my sisters hen party during the October Bank Holiday weekend. It was a great choice. The hotel staff were excellent and made my work as chief bridesmaid very easy. The location of the hotel was great, but we didn't have to venture too far outside the hotel grounds on the night. The Prince Bar...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

Just back from a weekend with the other half , we stayed at this hotel because it was right in the city centre but also because it sells as a 4 star hotel and we do like our comforts .on arrival it seemed like the hotel was in a building site as across from the entrance building works are going...

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Thank Jackie139
Donegal Town, Ireland
Reviewed 20 October 2014 via mobile

Where do I start about this place...unbelievable for a hen party. We decided to go on my sisters Hen party to Athlone. Firstly the Prince of Wales was by far the best value for money. From the offset, communitcation was brilliant, taking only a few minutes or at max an hour or two to reply to any request..Aislng, Leonie, Michelle....

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3Thank Donegal_girl06
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Rooms lovely and spacious and very clean. Excellent shower and bathroom. Staff were all great very pleasant and helpful. Good location too handy to walk around. Food nice too, Would definitely stay here again....:)

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Reviewed 14 October 2014

Nice rooms, pleasant hotel. Great breakfast! nice girl at reception...No pool or spa... Bar not great... Very impersonal. Also not much of a personal touch about hotel ..... But lovely reception area and very clean hotel...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small hotel with a big personality.We have 46 bedrooms and are a family run hotel which prides itself on friendliness and we take all feedback negative and positive to try improve and learn as we are going on. If you want a warm friendly welcome we are your hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Prince of Wales Hotel

Address: Prince of Wales Church Street, Athlone, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Westmeath > Athlone
Price Range: ₹ 4,106 - ₹ 9,345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Prince of Wales Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Prince Of Wales Athlone
Prince Of Wales Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Athlone
#4 Business Hotel in Athlone
#5 Family Hotel in Athlone
#5 Romantic Hotel in Athlone
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