The Midlands Hotels

Bastion Bed & Breakfast

  • 2 Bastion St. Map It
  • Athlone


  • Healthy buffet breakfasts offer up cereal, fresh breads, fruit, and cheese
  • Minimalist chic and no clutter
  • Historic character of neighborhood


  • Bathrooms are small
  • No phones, TVs, or elevators

Published 08/11/2015

Fodor's Review

An inviting glow hits you as you step into the long narrow corridor of this unconventional B&B, all nooks and little staircases, and with a high fun quotient. Run by two brothers, Anthony and Vinny McCay, the Bastion occupies a former drapery shop. Simply and tastefully furnished with crisp white linens and comfy beds, this is an easygoing place to chill for a few days. You're spoiled for dining options, surrounded by Italian, Indian, Thai, Lebanese, and modern Irish restaurants as well as several pubs within a few minutes' walk on Athlone's left bank.

Hotel Information


2 Bastion St., Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland

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Hotel Details:

  • 7 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 08/11/2015

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