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Sion Hill House

Dock Rd. | Ferrybank, Waterford, Ireland
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Sion Hill House
Ranked #3 of 22 Waterford B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This place was as close as it gets to staying in a castle. The dining room alone has such intriguing pieces like the Venetian Chandelier. JFK memorabilia (George is a Kennedy – royalty to an Irish Catholic Boston girl like me), Artwork and beautiful china. I felt so underdressed at breakfast like I should have been in fancy pajamas with... More

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Port Ewen, New York
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145 reviews 145 reviews
45 hotel reviews
234 helpful votes 234 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The folks at the local museum booked us here and an excellent choice. Antoinette was a great host. Checked in about 5:30, and she made us some tea and sweets. Talked with her about the area and she told us about some unmarked treasures on our planned trip. Rooms are OK size and house overlooks city on opposite side of... More

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camden london
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

Another wonderfull stay George and Antoinette are the perfect host if you want a relaxing time in Waterford this is the place try for yourself you can't go wrong enjoy there is a great hotel bar on the quay side the Granville nice food and nice selection of beers sprits and wine worth a visit

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We found this on the internet and it looked special. We saved this for our last stay in Ireland and it was fantastic! Best spot for viewing the historic waterfront in Waterford. Tucked away but perfectly placed. The welcome was excellent and the hosts George and Antoinette were lovely. We stayed for two nights and wished we had booked in... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

Really welcoming stately home with gardens and peace abounding. Hospitality second to none with the loveliest of hosts, Antoinette and George. The room was regal and spacious with a decent ensuite. The breakfast was hearty with excellent alternatives to the grilled offering for us carnivoures! Thanks for the wonderful few days in Waterford.

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London
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Sion Hill House is an oasis of beauty two minutes from downtown Waterford by car. The hosts George and Antoinette could not have been nicer, and were helpful in every regard. The gardens are lovely and the property is steeped in 2000 years of history. The rooms are peaceful and well-appointed, with the nights as quiet as can be. We... More

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Raleigh, NC
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

My wife and I had intended to stay along the waterfront in town in one of the hotels we'd found recommended in a guide book. Looking for a place to park was somewhat daunting and we wound up crossing over the river. Before making a second attempt in town we saw the sign for Sion Hill House B&B....how fortuitous! Going... More

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Gerlingen, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

We stayed there in March 2013. There is only one word for the location of this B'n'B: amazing! The view over Waterford city by day is only outdone by its view by night! Once you've entered the house you can literally feel its history and all the memories connected with this place. (The owner will gladly tell you all about... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

I stayed at Sion Hill House in early December 2012, as I was traveling from south west Cork back to Dublin, and decided to break the trip up and stay in Waterford for 3 nights. I am very glad that I did stop in Waterford and that I stayed at Sion Hill. The owners, George & Antoinette make you feel... More

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Dublin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Sion Hill is a beautiful country house mansion, built hundreds of years ago and maintained in a beautiful condition, set in a large (5 acres), lush garden. Inside, the house is full of intriguing antiques, artifacts, and interesting family memorabilia. The owners are charming, and engage with their guests. They have a wealth of information on the city, it's history,... More

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Address: Dock Rd. | Ferrybank, Waterford, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Waterford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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