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    Woodford Dolmen Hotel

    Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 18 September 2016

    We visited with a tour en route to the Ring of Kerry. This hotel exceeded our expectations in every respect. The dinner on arrival was very good and each table had a large candlelit candelabra to add to the atmosphere. The bedroom was large enough...More

    1  Thank octogenarian2016
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 21 September 2016

    Hi octogenarian2016 Thanks to your group for stopping off with us on your way out to the West of our lovely little country. I hope you enjoyed the Ring of Kerry & got some good weather to allow you take in the breathtaking scenery around...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2016

    I've just returned from Carlow after spending four days at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel with a tour group. I have no hesitation of recommending this hotel to anyone. The hotel is a large modern hotel but has the feel of a warm smaller hotel. All...More

    1  Thank Billmarge
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 21 September 2016

    Hi Billmarge Firstly, thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback on your recent stay with us, this independent guest feedback really helps future bookers when making decisions on where to stay. Secondly, thank you for your lovely comments about everything, our staff,...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

    Visited this hotel and could not fault anything the staff amazing always accomadating the waiting on staff Hazel,Chloe,Lauren,Clodagh always smiling and more than happy to help. The duty managers the same. Amazing large rooms great Bar area a great relaxed area in an amazing setting...More

    1  Thank Teddy7819
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 16 September 2016

    Hi Teddy7819, Thank you so much for your 5 star review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. We certainly are renowned for our friendly and efficient staff and I will be sure to pass on your lovely...More

    Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I visited Ireland in August 2016. We stayed overnight in Dublin and then moved to Carlow. I contacted Woodford Dolman Hotel and made a late booking for 3 day stay. Sadly I suffer from limited mobility and I asked for a ground...More

    1  Thank Shaunroc
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 7 September 2016

    Hi Shaunroc, Thank you so much for your 5 star review. It gives me great pleasure to read this review I am so proud of all of the staff and delighted you got to experience how friendly and efficient they all are. They always ensure...More

    Reviewed 29 August 2016

    Stayed here while attending a family celebration. Food served for dinner party was lovely. Service was excellent and staff were very accomodating. Family room was spacious and clean in a quiet part of the hotel. Breakfast the next morning was excellent.More

    1  Thank Nuala H
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 1 September 2016

    Hi Nuala H, Thanks so much for you wonderful review. I am happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and experienced our friendly and efficient staff who certainly are our little gemstones. I will be sure to pass on your comments...More

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    Additional Information about Woodford Dolmen Hotel

    Address: Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
    Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Carlow
    Price Range:US$71 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 3 star
    Number of rooms: 83
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Banquet Room
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    • US$71 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    29 August 2015|
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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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    "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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    "All views are good. I prefer the river view."
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