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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Last Saturday we had a family bereavement at midnight I called the Dolmen - , Carlow was extremely busy on that date , and the Hunt ball was on in the hotel Brian did not have a vacant room but offered to call other local hotels to try to secure accommodation for us - he took my number and called...

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Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hotel staff very friendly, hotel very clean . Rooms where very hot so I phoned reception and was given a fan which was great but the mattress was memory foam and was full of lumps it was the the worst mattress I've ever sleep on , so uncomfortable and smelt of sweat such a pity

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I travel a lot throughout the country for my work and The Woodford Dolmen Hotel is one of the best ones I have stayed in. It's conveniently situated off the motorway. I stay here once month and cannot find anything negative to say about it. The staff are very friendly and helpful, especially Simon and call me by my name...

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi CianBean Thank you for taking the time to leave this 5-star review of you experience with us here in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel. As you know we pride ourselves on customer service and the friendliness of our staff that you mention, is a great asset to us. It is lovely to read that you feel ‘at home’ here, we...

County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great stay, thanks to all the staff, lovely rooms, nice food, child friendly and a highly recommended hotel in the Carlow area. Still love the walk out to the river. Best Wishes Brendan and family.

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi BWmystery Thank you for your 5 star review of your stay with us and for your recommendation. I look forward to welcoming you to stay with us again in the future. Regards Colin Duggan General Manager

County Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi There, I returned to the Woodford Dolmen Hotel recently with my partner for a romantic weekend away. Having stayed in the Woodford Dolmen previously I had expectations for the high standards that had impressed me on my previous stay. I was not disappointed. We were greeted at the reception by a girl called Ciara who I must say really...

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi annnolan1 Thank you for this 5 star review of your recent return trip. I’m glad that you had a chance to experience the consistency we provide here in the hotel by not disappointing your ‘high expectations’. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Ciara and I look forward welcoming you back for another great stay...

Carlow, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Carlow Chamber, its staff and 70 of the Chamber members attended the Annual Carlow Chamber Christmas Lunch on Friday 16th December at 12:30 at the recently refurbished Woodford Dolmen Hotel. The hotel is located on the Kilkenny Road Carlow. The afternoon started at 12.30 pm with a warm welcome from the wonderful staff and included a festive drinks reception,...

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi CarlowChamber1 Thank you for this 5 star review of your Christmas Lunch. I’m glad you got to experience our ‘outstanding service’ and will be sure to pass on compliments to chef on the ‘first class’ food. As you say excellent service is indispensable to a hotels success and we pride ourselves on our commitment and dedication to customer service....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just want to comment about the lovely gentleman colin. I think he is the manager. He is such a genuinely lovely person. He must work like a billion hours! So i just want to say thanks for all that you do and you make people feel so comfortable it's a joy to be around you and you are doing...

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Bobbydoodle D Thank you for this glowing review. I must say I am a little embarrassed to read about myself in this way. I am not quite here a billion hours but maybe not far off it. I know I have a wonderful staff who work hard and are great at what they do and this allows me in...

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in this hotel on Saturday night 4th February 2017, as guests of a kind friend. At about 11.10 pm to my horror a mouse ran across the room and into the bathroom. We rang reception and were given another room. The person who came from reception to investigate just casually said "When you are gone...

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Ballygarriff I am very disappointed to read this review as what you write here is not reflective of your comments on check out when our receptionist asked about your stay. I do understand you being upset at a mouse in your room but our location out of town in a wooded setting means during cold temperatures on very rare...

County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time to have a lunch in this hotel and I can attest the customer service provided is superb. Margaret and her assistant were very accommodating. They smile all the time and shown extra mile. Prices in the menu were affordable, huge servings and tasty. The scenic outside of the hotel is very appealing. You can have a short stroll...

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Ramadeva Thank for your review of your recent visit to our hotel. We pride ourselves on delivering a high standard of customer service and I am glad that you got to experience that. We have a strong reputation for the quality of food we serve and while our menus are created to cater for the most in demand dishes,...

Waterford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a 2 night stay in the Dolmen. It's been recently refurbished and most rooms have been updated. Lobby and bar area lovely. My room was a good size, clean, and nicely decorated. I got a good corporate rate for B&B that I got when booking directly with hotel. Staff were very friendly and obliging. Food in the...

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi mags29waterford Thank you for your 5-star review of your stay with us and thank you for your recommendation. I'm happy that you got to experience so much of what we have to offer here, from our friendly staff, our food and comfy rooms. I look forward to welcoming you back to stay with again in the future for business...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Woodford Dolmen Hotel

Address: Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Carlow
Price Range: $67 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Woodford Dolmen Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 83
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“If a hotel has mice there are no good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Ballygarriff, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room was centre of corridor it was great, there was very little noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Howth2015, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“room 123 does not have much of a view. could do with a clean up outside window view.”
 of 5 bubbles mattd136, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are outdated and not the cleanest. We paid $80.00 and I was quite disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles rdamendola, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear of the hotel have a wonderful view of the grounds.”
 of 5 bubbles 592philippen, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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