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Waterford Castle Golf Club

The Island, Ballinakill, Waterford, Ireland
353 51 878203
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Ranked #5 of 14 Activities in Waterford
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
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Cincinnati, Ohio U.S.A
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
52 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We had a great time with friends as we enjoyed the golf course! food was delicious and wine was tasty! I would highly recommend this course for an enjoyable time and a beautiful setting to view!

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Helen C, Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your golfing experience at Waterford Castle Golf Club. I am delighted to hear you had a most enjoyable day and I will pass on your feedback to all the staff especially in The Club House team and the green keepers, who work tirelessly to ensure the course is... More

Cork
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We were here with a Society outing and had booked a few lodges as well as we were having a meal afterwards, presenting prizes and then music. So a late night ensured. Super course and everyone enjoyed it from the single figure handicappers to the higher handicappers. We all sat outside afterwards in the glorious sunshine and enjoyed the game... More

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Helen C, Director of Golf at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your day at Waterford Castle Golf Club. I am delighted that you and your entire party enjoyed playing our championship golf course as we are very proud of the condition of it this year. I will pass on your comments to our greenkeeping staff. I am sorry to... More

Wexford, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Wow what can I say what an amazing golf course one of the best the course I've played, the course is mature and an absolute pleasure to play well worth the visit 10 out of 10 for me. Will definitely be back for another visit.

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Helen C, Director of Golf at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your golfing experience at Waterford Castle Golf Club. I am delighted to hear you had a most enjoyable day and I will pass on your feedback to all staff on the condition of the Golf course. We look forward to welcoming you back to Waterford Castle in the... More

dublin
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We booked a deluxe room in the castle for 258 euro on Sunday night which was in our opinion way overpriced , the size and design of the room is very poor compare to other castles in Ireland for less money , the restaurant was great with the lovely food , but waiters didnt bother cleaning the tables from the... More

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Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, Thank you for taking the time t to share your feedback with us here. I am happy to see you enjoyed Dinner but very disappointed to read of the issues you encountered during your stay and I would like to apologise for any distress caused to you. I will share your comments with the team here with the... More

Blackburn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

A lovely course with great views. Could be a little better looked after, but always very busy and the staff are very heplful

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Helen C, Director of Golf at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer. Thank you for taking the time for posting your review. I have passed on your feedback on both the golf course & Friendly staff to all relevant parties. I am sorry to hear that the condition of the golf course did not reach your expectations as We pride ourselves in preparing the golf course each day for play... More

Larne
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The Clubhouse does lovely meals at a very reasonable cost. It's just a resturaunt with a bar licence, no entertainment as such only the TV.

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Helen C, Director of Golf at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your experience at Waterford Castle Golf Club. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed the meal & setting at our clubhouse. I will pass your feedback onto out chefs and staff and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future Eamonn More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Good course and pretty good value. Golf pro and proshop know their stuff. Be sure to factor in the ferry crossing for your tee time and what time you need to return. Ferry takes 5 minutes but you could be waiting up 15 minutes if you have justed missed it!

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Helen C, Director of Golf at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted to hear you had a very good experience at our Pro Shop. I will pass your comments onto our Pro & Team. The ferry crossing is one of the unique aspects of Waterford Castle and we try to advise all our guests on the timetable... More

Perth, Australia
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457 reviews 457 reviews
163 attraction reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Fanytastic setting, great views, great service, most of the food average at the best. The service was very good, drinks arrived quickly, polite service, unfortunately the main course was very very average, fish was over cooked, chips were well underdone, curry had little flavour, where as the fish cakes we had for a starter were fantastic.

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Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted to read that the setting, the views and the service at the Golf Club were to your satisfaction. I am disappointed however to see that the food was not up to standard and I will share these comments with our Resort Head Chef. Thank you... More

Waterford, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

If money is no object you should treat yourself to a meal in the Castle. It is really very good. I wouldn't know what the course is like to play but it's lovely to walk around, and the walk isn't "spoiled". So leave the balls behind, and walk and treat yourself.

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Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We sincerely appreciate your kind comments and are delighted you were able to enjoy Dinner at The Castle. The restaurant here at The castle has received many awards over the years and the team pride themselves of their menus. Kind regards Helen Courtney More

Melbourne, Florida
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118 reviews 118 reviews
39 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We visited the castle looking for a wedding venue for a friend. This place is perfect for about forty guests to stay over in the castle. You own private castle on an island. The grounds are pretty, and the wedding coordinator is very congenial and very good at putting it all together with whatever special details you might like. The... More

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Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. The Castle is indeed a fairy tale setting for any wedding. Unique, atmospheric and beautiful at anytime of the Year. We are on an island with a very short ferry journey over and back. The ferry runs 24 hours a day every 15 minutes from 7am - 10pm.... More

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