Calling all shopaholics, unwind with a spot of retail therapy in Athlone. With Athlone Towncentre Shopping Centre, Golden Island Shopping Centre, the Left Bank Mall, Burgess of Athlone Department Store to name just a few- you will be spoilt for choice.
|Athlone Town Centre Shopping Centre
Walk from the Sheraton Athlone hotel straight into the Midlands Largest Shopping Centre - Athlone Towncentre boasting over 60 retail brands under one roof including M&S, Zara, H&M and Next. Exclusive shopping discounts available to guests of Hodson Bay on selected packages.
Wander though the old historic streets which are home to many charming boutiques, bistros, craft shops and Ireland’s Oldest Pub – Sean’s Bar where you are guaranteed a great night of traditional craic agus ceol.
|Golden Island Shopping Centre
In the heart of the town you will find Golden which is home to over 20 brands including Boots, Penneys, Carraig Donn and Diesel.
|Ballinahown Craft Village
Ballinahown is an award-winning village located on the Offaly and Westmeath border. A journey to this picturesque village will take you into the depth's of Irish history and heart of the Irish creative soul, where the old world charm marries the cutting edge modern design to give you a village like no other. Ballinahown is the perfect place to introduce you to the secret gems of Irish craft and design. Prepare for a visual feast as artists, craftsmen, sculptors and many other creatives exhibit their works in 'core crafted design' and 'Celtic roots studio'. Unwind and relax in the new craft cafe, serving locally baked produce and artisan foods.