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Baysports

| Hodson Bay, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 649 4801
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Such a fun activity

A great couple of hours spent on the Hodson Bay. Such fun on the water park and nice to do a water... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sryanroche27
via mobile
Excellent facility

This is a great set-up. Kids had great fun. Will definitely be back. Staff were very professional... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Angela W
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Baysports is home to the largest floating water park in Ireland and one of the largest floating waterslides in the world. Kayaking, sailing rentals or just a picnic by the majestic shores of Lough Ree
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“life jackets” (12 reviews)
“water park” (13 reviews)
“great fun” (32 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
| Hodson Bay, Athlone, Ireland
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+353 90 649 4801
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"life jackets"
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"water park"
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"great fun"
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"stand up paddling"
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"wet suit hire"
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"kids and adults"
in 4 reviews
"year olds"
in 3 reviews
"an upgrade"
in 2 reviews
"staff are great"
in 3 reviews
"nice coffee"
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"school tour"
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"kids love"
in 2 reviews
"rainy day"
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"top class"
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"definitely worth a visit"
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"obstacle course"
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"two hours"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great couple of hours spent on the Hodson Bay. Such fun on the water park and nice to do a water activity with a difference. It definitely helps to be able to swim but life jackets are provided and some parts aren't as deep....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great set-up. Kids had great fun. Will definitely be back. Staff were very professional and courteous. Well worth a visit.

4  Thank Angela W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son aged 10.5 did this camp last week and had a ball ! Rafting/ kayaking / waterpark go karting - never a dull moment - he loved it Very good value

5  Thank Ciara d
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our trip here. As a group of 6 adults we had a blast. Even tho it was REALLY busy, they seemed to have a smooth operation in place. We never had to Q for any of the obstacles. I also went in May...More

4  Thank angelbaby01
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ive never seen any other school tour/ summer camp provider in the whole country charge staff/ adults who accompany the children. But Baysports do! Full price 27 euro (price for 2 hour combi package) even when they were just 30 mins in water helping children...More

9  Thank Shaun C
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Baysports H, Manager at Baysports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Shaun, I would like to address your post on TripAdvisor. However, as some of your comments are of a slanderous nature I will not comment on those until they have been given further consideration. I will deal with the problems you highlight from an...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had great fun on the waterpark, there are plenty on slides suitable for various abilities but my favorite was the new Tír na Og slide which is the largest inflatable slide. There were a few draw backs to the visit including the unorganized method...More

1  Thank EveC99
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The water park/slides out in Hudson Bay are top class and good value at €15 including wet suit hire for an hour.

3  Thank greener5ie
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

visited today with 4 teenagers. Found it a bit chaotic. Changing rooms filthy. Toilets don't flush. Boys had a ball but despite a lot of staff there was no clear instruction on where to go next. The changing rooms need an upgrade to say the...More

5  Thank Anne E
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Very over priced. Kayaking is a disaster broken and damaged equipment. staffed by kids off school. Charge extra for wetsuits which you must HIRE. paid for 4 people €85. NEVER AGAIN. 25 DEGREES and u have to wear a wet suit in case your body...More

7  Thank Michael M
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Baysports H, Manager at Baysports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

hi Michael, Sorry your day didn't work out. not quite sure what you mean about the place being staffed by kids as most of the senior supervisors have 25 years plus experience. While we do have second and third level students working for us they...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Great fun, the slides are great but having a little upper-body strength will come in handy for pulling yourself back out of the water. We went on a day that wasn't that warm but once you dip fully into the water in your wet-suit you...More

9  Thank Deank06
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John O
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