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Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Necedah, Wisconsin
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a wonderful stay we had! I just loved this place! would love to live hear! LOL We had a small room in the castle, but that was fine. The bathroom was just gorgeous. We went down to the golf course that night and had a couple of beers. When we got back to the castle we went into there...

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We travelled down on a Saturday afternoon for an over night stay in one of your lodges no.28, which initially we were amazed by but once settled we realised the modern decor was not met with hygiene. Firstly there was what looked like foundation/makeup marks all over the walls , a huge stain on the floor of one of the...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Waterford Castle is located on a small Ireland and accessed by ferry. It is a lovely castle. The decor is old worldly, which means some mod cons are absent. Nevertheless if you want a castle experience that is how it is. The dining experience was wonderful, a really top chef, who provided a full menu especially for me consistent with...

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Larne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It starts with a very short ferry ride to the island which is well sign posted to the lovely authentic castle, the multilingual staff are really friendly and helpful and check in is smooth and hassle free. You have a choice of 19 rooms in the Castle or numerous 3 bedroom self catering lodges on the grounds. The Lodges are...

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Minnesota
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Waterford Castle Hurst Room I hope this is the smallest room in your resort, any less space would be completely uncomfortable. The entry door can't open fully because the closet is in the way, and I smashed my fingers behind the door once to let in room service. I had to stand in the bathroom to allow her past me...

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Darien, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Three day wedding with family and friends. The staff were very helpful and most attentive to our needs. The food each day was delicious and everyone was sad to leave vowing to return for a holiday before too long.

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TheIslandResort, Guest Relations Manager at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. I am very pleased to hear that our staff made your three day wedding event such a pleasant one. Please do checkout our Facebook and Twitter pages for promos for you as a valued Waterford Castle Family member. We...

Oakland, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great castle stay. Very friendly staff. Accessible by ferry. Lovely rooms, best food especially Irish soda bread, cooked to order eggs. Lovely rooms in the castle. Some might prefer the lodges/apartments, but we loved being in the castle. Best heating in the bathrooms we experienced! Main hall is grand with fireplace and lots of areas to sit and read. Nice...

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TheIslandResort, Guest Relations Manager at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive comments and for taking the time to write your review of our property. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and our 16th Century Castle! If we are fortunate enough to have you return to us please do remember to book directly with us for the best...

County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautifully situated hotel on a little island on the river Suir. An impressive entrance hall with welcoming fire immediately created an ambience of comfort and luxury. The Munster diniing room is charming and the staff were so helpful. Dinner was excellent with a great choice of mains. The wine was expensive but we chose well with a...

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TheIslandResort, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, we agree the 16th Century Castle does indeed create an ambience of comfort and luxury for all those who enter the massive studded oak doors. We do take pride in catering to our guests’ needs and are very happy you enjoyed your dining experience. I’m...

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a phenomenal property. The hotel is fabulous with great rooms furnished with antiques. The staff however make the property. All staff that we came in contact with were excellent, from the front desk, to the bellman, to the restaurant and bar staff. If I come back to Ireland I am sure we will come back here.

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TheIslandResort, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We do have wonderful staff here at Waterford Castle but only because we have the best guests! Please do checkout our Facebook and Twitter pages for promotions and if we are fortunate enough to have you return to us...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here three nights for a gorgeous and beautiful wedding celebration. The castle and surrounding facilities were perfect. We stayed in the self catering lodges which were spacious and well equipped - except for the bars of soap. Bring groceries and you will be all set. The breakfast buffet was plentiful and the clubhouse served some of the best...

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TheIslandResort, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review of our property. We love our beautiful brides and the opportunity to host such unique, fairytale weddings at Waterford Castle. Our staff are thrilled to hear your kind words, "the setting, service, ambiance were all exquisite". We are honored to have made your experience special and look...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Golf Course
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on its own private Island on the River Suir, Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort offers 4 Star Luxury Castle Accommodation nestled in the suburbs of Waterford City.Feel yourself travel through time as you make the magical journey by our complimentary Car Ferry to the 310 acre Island Resort.With an amazing history stretching back to the 6th century, wake up in Waterford Castle Hotel Ireland after a peaceful night’s sleep to the picturesque and enchanting scenes and sounds the island has to offer. Enjoy gourmet food served in our award winning Munster room restaurant and Fitzgerald Bar or simply relax by the large open fire in 16th Century surroundings.For family, group or self catering in Waterford our Island Garden Lodges are the perfect place to experience the South East.Island Activities include our 18 hole Championship Golf Course, our fantastic tennis courts, clay Pigeon Shooting or croquet on the Castle lawns.Waterford Castle also provides a stunning Irish castle wedding venue for an unforgettable Wedding Day. Imagine… A legendary Castle, on an Island Haven; exclusively yours. All in all Waterford Castle Hotel and golf resort provides a luxury destination to escape from life itself. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

Address: The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford X91 Y722, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Waterford
Price Range: $262 - $418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 67
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
#2 Family Hotel in Waterford
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#7 Business Hotel in Waterford
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“ask for quiet room in the castle if you like, or you can stay in the apartments, but not as fun”
JocelynW32810, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Opt for a superior room rather than standard. Top floors have good views.”
151deirdred, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“hotel in on a small island , transport is required to visit the city.”
674d_ith_, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A view of the river is breathtaking when waking in the morning.”
Dymphna86, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great!”
eurotrav09, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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