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    Woodford Dolmen Hotel

    Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good27%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “carlow town” (46 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

    I’ve got married in this hotel and ever since I can’t stop going in for something to eat as the staff are just wonderful and it is just a brilliant place to go and relax and enjoy the lovely views. They have a fairy garden...More

    1  Thank Jennifer K
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 8 November 2017

    Hello Jennifer K, Thank you for your recent 5 star review. I am delighted to hear you enjoy returning to the hotel since spending your Special Day with us. We are delighted with the refurbishment of the hotel and to hear your feed back is...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    I recently organised a seminar and overnight party with the Dolmen Hotel and my experience was exceptional. The staff were amazing, particularly, Colin, Ashlee, Ruth, Laura, Brid and of course Willie. I have been booking this hotel for similar events since 2011 and always a...More

    1  Thank Vanessa L
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 8 November 2017

    Hello Vanessa L, Thank you for your recent 5 star review. I am delighted to hear you were so happy with the hotel for your seminar. We at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel have an amazing team who enjoy their jobs and we really believe it...More

    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    Busy, fine, comfortable hotel in nice surroundings just outside Carlow Town. Food was very good at dinner & and breakfast was excellent. Family rooms a good size & very clean. Staff everywhere in the hotel were never less than excellent & couldn't do enough for...More

    1  Thank PaulD1
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 8 November 2017

    Hello PaulD1, Thank you for your recent review. I am delighted to hear you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. We are very lucky with our location with easy access to the motorway, short drive to Carlow town center and fantastic location for...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2017

    My daughter held her wedding reception here on Oct 26th 2017. We stayed for two nights and in short I do not think my daughter could have booked a better venue. All the staff were amazing. We dealt with Clare a great deal and nothing...More

    2  Thank FunkyFairy40
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 1 November 2017

    Hello FunkyFairy40, Thank you for your recent review. I am delighted to hear you are so happy with the venue of your daughter's wedding. I understand how important your child's wedding day is and you want everything to be perfect. Clare is really wonderful and...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

    A lovely hotel the breakfast was fantastic as was all there food and the staff were friendly willing to enter conversation and so incredibly polite My room was clean and well presented with fresh towels every day The grounds ( though being on a dance...More

    1  Thank Keith H
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 1 November 2017

    Hello H, Thank you for your recent 5 star review. I am thrilled to hear you had such a wonderful weekend with us. We are so very lucky with our wonderful staff who take great care ensuring all our guests have a pleasant stay. Great...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$71 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Carlow >
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    • Also Known As
    • Dolmen Hotel Carlow
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    Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
    There are none as standard in the guest rooms to my knowledge but you would need to check with the hotel if they can provide one. There was no safe either in the standard bedroom.
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    1 August 2015|
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    Response from Barrscull | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a lift.
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    "During our stay none!! As explained! I would like to post some movies I made about the noise , but this is..."
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    "In a good location most rooms will be ok"
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    "Higher floors are less noisy."
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    "Don't choose the ground floor if you are a light sleeper"
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