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Woodford Dolmen Hotel

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Carlow, Ireland
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Last week I attended a function in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel where we had 100 people attend a function in the main function room. It was a school event where we were presenting a school senior football team with their Leinster medals. The night was a fantastic success due to the excellent all round service and assistance we received from...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped by for a bite to eat here recently, this hotel has been completely renovated ,and you can see it .The food is spectacular,reasonably priced. Staff were excellent and prompt,despite it being busy. The Guinness was perfect. I would recommend this place for food

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

Hi tom b, Thank you for leaving this 5 star review of your recent visit and thank you for your recommendation. It has been said that we serve the best pint of Guinness in Carlow and I am glad you got to enjoy one. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Regards Colin Duggan General Manager

Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all I cannot say anything about the rooms here as I did not book in , but I did have lunch and a good walk around , talking to the staff and others . The lunch was very good , farmhouse type , lots and good quality . Children eat free with an adult and they have lots...

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

Hi paramedic-197 Thank you for reviewing your recent visit. We pride ourselves on customer service and I am glad to see you comment that ‘staff will go out of their way to help’. I look forward to welcoming you back again to walk around our ‘peaceful’ gardens. Regards Colin Duggan General Manager

County Mayo, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reception staff were cordial on arrival and helpful with queries. Bar and restaurant staff were first class, attentive and friendly. Food was top notch. Room was clean and spacious. Surroundings at front of hotel were lovely on a nice warm day. However, the rear of hotel, which has endless potential was totally uncared for - lawns were left uncut with...

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

Hi HaroldMcManus Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I would like to address some of your comments to clarify for yourself and other readers. We were indeed later than usual to mow our lawn at the back, that is because of a particularly wet March which saw the river rise and made the...

Carlow, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently held an awards ceremony at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel and what a great night it was from start to finish! The Woodford Dolmen Hotel looked after very need we had in a polite and professional manner. Nothing was too much problem and due to this, the whole Arboretum team had an amazing night. The food and service was...

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

Hi Arboretum_Team Thank you for taking the time to review your awards night with us and thank you for the 5 star rating. We pride ourselves on customer service and I am glad you experienced our ‘polite and professional manner’. Brid our Front Office Manager is a great asset to our Hotel and I will be sure to pass on...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was at a wedding in another hotel so really only stayed there for couple of hours. The rooms were very clean and spacious. I didn't check out any of the amenities as I didn't have the time so I can't give any information on those. There were some down sides. - The temperature in the rooms was off the charts...

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

Hi Ciaran H Thank you for reviewing your recent stay. There was indeed an issue with the heating, I have met with our Maintenance Manager and plumber and they have identified that the thermostat was damaged in the boiler and therefore overheated the bedroom. We have resolved to retro fitting digital controls and thermostats in every room. I am surprised...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family party here at the weekend and it was amazing. I organized it through Bríd who was lovely, so helpful and accommodating. The management and staff were very friendly and genuine. The manager Willie and Brian behind the bar were so accommodating and made us feel so welcome. We came across so many helpful staff. We had...

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

Hi Siobhan N Thank you for taking the time to review your party and for your 5-star rating. We pride ourselves on delivering the best in customer service and I am delighted to read that you experienced this with all the different members of the team you dealt with, I will be sure to let them all know you have...

Trim, Ireland
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Lovely room - only down side is that there's only a single plug socket. That said, it's clean and comfy. The staff are fantastic and will do everything they can to make your stay great. Especial thanks to Ashley, Bernadette and Mary in the restaurant.

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

Hi AVWynne Thank you for this 5 star review, we pride ourselves on customer service and I am glad that you got to experience it. I will be sure to pass on your special thanks to Ashley, Bernadette and Mary. Thanks again for taking the time to leave your review and I look forward to welcoming you back to the...

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our football club recently held our annual awards night at the Dolmen Hotel and everything from the booking, organising and preparation beforehand to the food, service and facilities on the night was top quality. The night was a great success and all the staff and management were extremely nice & helpful. Would highly recommend!

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

Hi Barry L Thank you for leaving this 5 Star review of your recent awards night with us in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel. We strive to deliver the best customer experience at all times and I’m glad that you noticed this from the booking process, the ongoing organising and the service on the night itself. Thank you for your strong...

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Arriving to the noise of a children's disco on a Saturday afternoon wasn't the best greeting but the room on the ground floor was very comfortable. A's previous reviews have stated the rooms were exceptionally hot but turn the radiator off and all's sorted. We had the al la carte meal in the evening and this was lovely. The waiting...

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

Hi Liskeenan Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I’m sorry you felt you didn’t have the ‘best greeting’, It is communion and confirmation season and on certain days we provide entertainment for the children who come to celebrate with us. I am glad you experienced both our ‘lovely’ A la Carte and ‘delicious’...

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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
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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: $97 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Woodford Dolmen Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 83
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“Front of Hotel at the moment.”
HaroldMcManus, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Quiet rooms are further away from reception, the lodges/cottages are great too”
AVWynne, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Eat in the restaurant st the back - much quieter.”
Liskeenan, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If a hotel has mice there are no good rooms”
Ballygarriff, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room was centre of corridor it was great, there was very little noise.”
Howth2015, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
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