Living & Recreation

The culture running through Hodson Bay Group creates a positive welcoming environment for all employees. Our locations provide high standards of living and recreation for all walks of life. We encourage balance between work and living. Our social and recreational incentives foster balance and healthy culture.

Hodson Bay Group

Our hotel group offers professional excellence. We aim to create the perfect vacation, conferencing, wedding and celebration experiences. We live and breathe hospitality. We believe our hotels are a place to create memorable moments and lifelong connections.

Customer experience is first and foremost. Our brand values; passion, dedication, excellence, knowledge and humour are in all we do.


Besides being a beautiful location Athlone offers wonderful opportunities for leisure. From sailing, rowing, swimming, exploring, and water sports, affordable accommodation and excellent transport links make Athlone a very attractive town. The town has a wide range of restaurants, vibrant nightlife, supermarkets and two shopping centres with high-street & boutique retailers of every kind.


Athlone and Galway offer high education standards for national and secondary schools. NUIG, GMIT and AIT provide internationally recognised third level qualifications and state of the art facilities for Business, Hospitality, Science, Engineering, IT and Arts. HBG have close affiliations with all institutes.


Where industry is concerned, Athlone and Galway are the respective capital cities for their regions. Leading Industry sectors such as ICT, Biomedical devices, Pharmaceutical Polymer, Electronics, Software and Food provide career opportunities for those looking to relocate, settle and progress.